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PATROLOGIJi 

CUllSUS C03IPLETUS, 

srr ninLioTHKCA i]mvi:i'.salis, intlc.ua, umfoumis, com.moda.okconomica, 

o^iMiii ss. rATii^i Docioa^ti scsurroniJMOiJE ecclesusiicokijm. 

SIVK I.ATIISOBDM, SIVE GH/T.CORi: M, 

(JVI AB jETO APOSTOLICO AD TEMPOIIA CONCII.II Tltl DENT ll^ l iANNOV.iV,) PRO LATINIS, 
ET CONClLll ILOHIiNTINI {ANN. U5'.t) rao GHAiCIS 1'LOaVLHUNT : 

UECUSIO CIIKONOLOGICA 

OMMllM QV/E EXSTITEUb; MOISLMENTOUUM CATllOLlCT: TllADrnOiNIS PLU QUINDECIM PUIMA 

F.CCLESCE S/ECLLA ET AMLLILS, 

iVVTX KDITIONUS ,\r.f.im,VTlRSlMAS, INTER SE f.lIMQllE N0NNIILI.1S COIIICIIIIS M,\N1ISCI1IPTIS COI.LATAS, rERQlIAM DILIGEN- 

TER CASTIf..VTA ; IMSSEHTA TIUNlllUS, COMMENTARIIS , VAHIISQUE LECTIONllllIS CONTINENTEIl ILLUSTRATa; OMNIIIUS 

OPERIIUIS l'OST AMIM.ISSIMA.S EDITIONES QU.-E TRIUUS NOVISSIJIIS S.tCULlS llERF.N I UR ARSOLUTAS IIETECTIS, AUCTA ; 

INIilCimiS l'ARTlCULAlnBUS ANALYTICIS, SINGULOS SIVE TOMOS SIVE AUCTORES ALICUJUS MOMENTI SURSEQUENTl- 

DUS, BONATA; CAI'1T1ILIS INTRA irSUM TEXTUM niTE DlSrOSlTIS, NECNON ET TITULIS SlNtiUI.ARUM rAGlNARlIM 

«lARGlNEM SUPKRKIREM UISTINCUENTIBUS SURJECTAMQUE MATERIAM SICNinCANTlUUS, AIlORNATA ; OIERIRUS 

CUM DUBIIS, TUM APOCRVPHIS, ALIQUA VERO AUCTORITATE IN ORUINE All TRAIHTIONEM ECCLESUSTl- 

CAM POI.LENTIBUS, AMPLIFICATA ; 

DUCENTIS ET AMPI.IIIS LOCUPLF.TATA INDICIBUS AUCTORUM SICUT ET OPERUM, ALPII.VBETICIS, CIIRONOI.OCICIS, S1AT1- 

STICIS, SVNTllETICIS, ANALVTICIS, ANALOGICIS, IN QtODQUE RELIGIONIS PUNCTUM, DOCMATICIM, MORALE, LITUR- 

GICUM, CANONU.UM, DISCIPLINARE, IIISTORSCUM, ET CUNCTA ALIA SINE ULLA EXCEPTIONE ; SKD PR.ilSERTlM 

DUOnUS INDICIBUS IMMENSIS ET GENERALIRUS. ALTERO SCII.ICET UEULM, QUO CONSULTO, QUIDQUID 

NON SOI.IIM TALIS TALISVE PATER , VEBUM ETIAM UNUSQUISOUE PATRUM, NE UNO QUIPEM 0MIS8O, 

IN QrODl.lRET TIIEMA SCRIPSERIT , UNO INTUITU CONSPICIATUR ; AI.TERO Si:illl'TCU./li 

SACIl/E, EX QUO LECTORl COMPERIRE SIT ORVIUM QUINAM PATRES ET IN QUlllUS OPEUUM 

SUORUM I.OCIS SINGULOS SINGULORUM LIBRORUM S. SCRIPIUR.f; VERSUS, A ITUMO 

GENESEOS USQUE AD NOVISSIMUM APOCALVPSIS, COMMENTATl SINT; 

EDITIO AC( URATISSIMA, C*TERISQUE OMNIBUS FACILE ANTEPONENDA, Sl PERPENDANTUR CIIARACTEIIUM NITIDITAS, 

CIIAHTi; QIAIITAS, INTEGRITAS TEXTUS, PERFECTIO CORRECTIONIS, OPERUM RECUSORUM 1 UM VARIEIAS, 

T1'M NUMERUS, FORMA VOLUMINUM PERQUAM COMMODA SIBIQUE IN TOTO PATROLOGl.E DECURSU CONSTANTER 

SIMII.IS, IRElll EXIGUITAS, PR.t;SERTlMQUE ISTA COLLECTIO, UNA, METIIODICA ET CllRONOI.OGICA, 

SEXCENTORIIM FRAGMENTORUM OPUSCULORUMQUE IIACTENIIS IIIC ILLIC SPARSORUM , 

PRIMUM AUTEM IN NOSTRA BIBLIOTIIECA, EX OPERIBUS ET MSS. AD OMNES ^.TATES, 

LOCOS, LINGUAS FORMASQUE PERTINEN HCUS, COADUNATORUM. 

SERIES GRtECA PRIOR, 

IN QV\ rRODEUNT rATHES, DOCTOUES Sr.HIPTOUESQlJE ECC.LESEE GR/EC^ 
A S. BAUNAB.V AD rilOTlLM, 

AGCURAINTE J.-P. Ml G IN E, 

Bibliolhccte Clcrl iiisircrsiie, 

SIVE f.UUSUUM COMPLETOUUM IN SINGULOS Sf.lEMIiE ECCLESIASTICf: UAMOS FDITOnE. 



P.lTROl.OCIA, AD INSTAR irSIUS ECCLESl.C, IN HUAS PARTES DIVIDITUR, ALIA NEVPE LATINl. ALIA CR.tCO-l.ATINA . 
LATINA, JAM PENITIS EXARATA, QUOAD PRIMAM SERIEM, VIGIN IT-QUINQUE ET DUCENTIS VOLUMINIBU^. MOLE SUV 
STAT , MOXVE P05T PERACTOS INDICES STABIT, AC QUINQUE-VIGINTI-CENTUM ET MILLE FRANCIS VENIT. GR.tf A 
DUPLICI EDITIONE TVPIS MANDATA EST. PRIOR GR.CCUM TEXTUM UNA CUM VERSIONE LATINA LATERALIS AMPI I.- 
CTITUR , ET All NO^EM ET CENTUM VOI.UMINA PERVEMT, SED SINE INDICIBUS ; POSTERIOR AUTEM HANC VERSIONEH 
TANIUM EMIIBET. IDEOQIE INTRA QUINQUE ET QUINQUAGINTA VOLUMINA RETINETUR ; IITRAQI E VIGESIMA QUARTV 
DIE riECEMBRIS 1860 OMNINO APPARUERAT. UNUJIQUODQUE VOI.IIMEN GR*CO-LATINUM OCTO , UNUMQUliDQUE MERE 
LATINUM QUINQUE FRANCIS S01.U.MM0DO EMITUR ; UTROBIQIIE VERO, UT PRETII IIUJUS BENEFICIO FRUATUR E«- 
PTOR, COI.LEeTlONEM INTEGRAM SIVE GR.ECAM SIVE LATINAM, oilG VOLUMINIBUS PRO AMII.IORI EDITIONE ET 27"2 
mil MINORI ABSQUE INDICIBUS CONSTANTEM, COMPARET NECESSE ERIT, SECUS ENIM CUJUSQUE VOLUMINIS AMPLI- 
TIUINKM NECNON ET lilFFICULTAT ES VARIA PBETIA A-QUABUNT. ATTAMEN, Sl QUIS EMAT INTECRE ET SEOP.SlM 
COLLECTIONKM GR.ECO-I. Al INAM, VEI. EAMDEM EX Cn.T.CO l.ATINE VmSAM, TtM QUODQUE VOLUMEN PBO NOVEM VLL 
rRO SEX FRANCIS OBTINEBIT. IST.£ CONDITIONES SERIEOUS PATROLOGI.E NONDUM tXCtSIS APPLICAMUR. 

PAllWLOGIAi GRMCM TUMUS XLM. -U . 

S. CUEGOUIUS NYSSENUS. ^. 



KXCCDKUAHU KT VKNIT APUI) J.-P. MKINK liDI TOUIfM, 

IN VIA DICTA l)'AMI!OISK, OLIM rUOPE lOUTAM LLTETLE DAUISIOUIiM WAA.O bEXFER 

NOMINATAM, SEC nilT-MOSTlWJCE, MNC VEUO INTUA MOEMA PAKISINA. 

1803 






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AVIS IMPORTANT. 



D'apros unb deslols prnviilenliellos qui riigisscnl le nionde , rarpnienf les oruvres au-de^siis dc l'ordinnire »p font 
sans conlradiolioni. plus oii nioins lurlcs el »■ mlircnses. l.cs Atclifrs Cdilioliques ne poiivaient giicre ccha|iper a ce 
caciipl diviii de lcur iitililL'. Tanlnt ou a nie lciir exislcnce oii lcur iniporiancc ; laiilol on a dil qirils ilaient fennes 
o'u qii'ils allaicnl l'i^lre I epcndanl ils poiirsuivciil lcur carriiTC dcpuis 2i ans, et lcs prodiiclions qui eu sorlcnl 
dcviciiiicnl dc pliis cn pliis gravcs cl soif^nccs -. aussi parait-il icrlaiu qu'a inoins d'evcncmi'iils ipraiicune prudence 
(inniainc nc saurail prcvuir ni empcrlicr, i cs .\lclicrs ne sc fcruieroul qiie qiiaud la liibiiotlieiiue du Clerqd scra 
•.'cnniniie en ses i.oOO volumes iu-i" Lc passe parail un sur gar,;nl dc l'avcnir, pourcequ'ily a ii cs[ii5'rerou a 
raindrc. r.cpcndaiil. p:irnii lcs ralomnies anxquclles ils se sonl trouvi5s en buttc , il en cst deux qni onl 6te conti- 
i.JelleiuiMit n.^pi;iL'Cs, parce qn'ctanl pliis capilales, lenr cirpt pnlrainait plus de conscqucncps. Ue pelils ct ignarcs 
(■oncurrents se soiit lioiic acliarncs, par lcur lorrespondaufc oii leiirs \o.vapciirs, ;i rcpeier parlout -lue iios tditions 
f.taicnl nial corrigces et inal iiiiprimces. Ne pouvant altaqucr le loud des Oiivraf;es, qui , poiir la pliipart, iic .sonl 
.qne les cliers-d'oeuvre dii Catlioiicisme rccoiiiiiis fiour tcls daiis lous les leuips el dans tous les pa.ys, il lallait bien 
"sp rejcler siir la forme ilaiis ce qu'elle a dc pliis sericux , la correction et riinoression ; en elFet, ies chel's-d'oDuvre 
Jiieme n'aiiraienl qu'iine deiiii-valeur, si lc lcvle cn ctait iiiesaclou illisiblc. 

il est lre,s-viai qiic, dans le primipe, iin succcs inoiii daiis lcs fasles de la 1,ypographie .3.vant l'orci5 rEditeur da 
rccoiirir aus mccaniqin s, aliii de marchcr pliis rapidement et dc donner les onvrages a moindre prix, quatre volumes 
.iu double Cnurs trEcrilure suinie et de Tlicoloiiic furcni lircs avcc la corrcciioii iiisuffisante doniicc daus les impri- 
nieries a presqiie tout ce qui s'cdiie; il csl vrai aussi qirun ccrlaiu noiubre d'aiitres volumes, apparlenant a diverses 
rnblic.itiiuis, luront iinprtini^s ou trop noir on trop blanc. Mais , depuis ccs temps eloigncs, les mi5c3niqucs ont 
ccile le Irav.-iil aux prcsscs a bras, et riinpression qni on sorl, sans ctie ilii Inxe. allPndu qiic le liixe jurcrait daiis 
dcs oiivragcs d'une tplle naliire, cst parfaitcmciit convcnablc sons lous les rapporls. (Juant ii la corrcction, il cst 
di! fail q^relle ira jamais ctc portce si loin dans aiicune edition ancienne oii roiitemporaiiic. Etcommcnl cn serait-il 
aiili-cmcnt , aprt^^s toiilcs ics pcincs el toutes lcs de[ienses qiie nous subissoiis pour arriver ;i purgcr iios epreuves de 
loulcs lauics? L'h3b!lude, cii t.vpographie, meme dans lcs meillcures maisons, cst de ne corriger que deu.x epreuves 
el d'e:i confcrcr une irosienio avec la seconde, ,sans avoir prcpani cn rien !e nianuscrit de 1'anlcur. 

Dans lcs Aidicrs Callioliqurs ia diir.''rcncc cst prcsqiie incoinniensurable. Au inuyen de correcleiirs blanchis sous 
lo harnais ct dont le coup d'a'il lypograpliiquc csl sans [lilie pour lcs fautes, on commcnce par prc|iarcr la copie d'un 
lioul a l'autre sans en exccpler iin scul mot. On lit ensuile en premiere epreuve avec la copie aiiisi prcparee. On lit 
cn seionde de la nieme inaiiicrc, rnais cii colialionnanl avcc la premiere. On fait la meme chose en lierce, en colla- 
tionnanl avec la seconde. On agil de mcmc en quarie, en collalionnanl .ix'cc la ticrce. On renouvelle la mftrae ope- 
ration cn quinte, eii conalioniiaut avec la quartc Ces collalioiinemenls ont [.lOiir bnl de voir si auciiiie des fautcs 
signaleesai bureau par M.M. Ics corrcclcurs, sur la margc ilcs cpreuves, n'a cchappe i MM. les corrigeurs sur le 
iiiarbre et le m6ial. Aprcs ccs cinq lcctures cnlii-rss controlccs l'une par l'aiitrc, et en dcbors de la prc[)aratii'n 
ri-ilcssus mcntionnee.viciil une ruvision, el souveiit il eii vieiil dciix ou Irois; puis l'on clichc. I.e clichage opcrii, par 
conscquent ia pureie du lextc sc trouvant immohilisce, on fail, avcc la co[iie. unc nouvelle lecUire d'un bout de \'&- 
preiivft \i raulre, On se livre ii une nouvcllc f .jvision , et le lirage n'arrivc qii'aprr.i» ces innonibrablcs precautioiis. 

Aiissiya l il ii Montrouge des correcleurs de toutes les nalions ct eii |iliis grand nombrc qiie dans vlngl-cinq 
im|irinicries de 1'aris rcunies ! Aussi encorc, la correctiou y coi"ilc-l-elle aiilan; que la composiiion, tandis qirailleurs 
ellc iic coiiteque le dixicme ! Aus^i enlin, bicn que 1'asscrlioii puisse paraitre lemcraire, rcvactilude obieniie par 
laul dc frais et de soins, fail-clle que la [ilupart dcsEditions des Alelicrs Ciilltoliques laissciit bicn .'oin dcrrierc^lles 
celles ir.i^mc des cidcbres Kciitdiclins Mabillon ct Moiilfaucon et des cclcbrcs Jcsuiles Pelaii cl Sirmond. yue l'on 
com[iare, eii elVet, n'ii!iporte qiielles feuilles de lcurs editions avcc celles des nutrcs qui leur coircs[,ondent, en grec 
coiiinic en l.itin, on se convaincra quc rinvraisemblable est unc realile. 

Daillciir-. ces savants cniiucnts, plus pT6occupes du sens des lextes qiic de la partie typographique et n ctant 
iioiiit rorrccleurs de prnfession, lisaienl, iiou ce qiic portaicnl les cpreuves, mais ce qiii dcvait s'y troiivcr, lciir 
iiaiilc iiitelligeiice supplcant aux faules dc redition. l)e [dus lcs Brncdictins, coinme lcs J6s.iitcs, o[ieraicnt prcsqiie 
loujocrssur des maniiscrils, causc pcrpi^.tuelle de la miiltipliciti dcs laiilcs, pcndant quc \ef Atelters Cailioiiques, 
rionl le prnprc est siirtoul de rcssusritcr la 'rradilioii, n^opercnl lc [ilus soiivcnt que sur di s iiiiprimes. 

I.c H. I\ l>p Buch, Jesiiitc RoU^.ndisic de Hnixelles, nnus ncrivait. il y a quclqiie lcm[is, iravoir pu Irouver en 
fiix-huit mois d'eluile, Uiie seule [miie dans noire Patrologic laiinc. M. Deiiziiiger, [irofesscur de TbL-ologie a l'L'ni- 
versite de Wnrzbonrs, cl M. lleissmann, Vicaire (i^ncrarde la iiienie \illc, nous mandaieut, a la dale du lOjiiillet, 
n'avoir pu e"alemeiirsur|ii'ciidre une scule faule, soitdans le latin soit dans le grcc de notre doiible Palroloiiie. Kiilin, 
le savant P.°Pitra, B''ncdictin de Solcsmc, cl M. Conetly, direcicur dcs Anniilcs ile pliHosofiliie clirelicwie, niis au 
rieli de nous convaincre d'une seule erreiir tvpographiquc, onl i5ie lorcrs d'avoucr qiie iioiis n'avions [las trop 
presnme de nolre parfaite correciion. Daiis le Clerge se iroi.vent de bons latiuistcs et dc bons hellenistes. el, ce qui 
ml [iliis rarc, des hommcs ires-posilifs et li es-praliques, eh bien ! nous leur piomellons une prime de 25 ccntunes 
par chaque faute qu'ils decoiivriroiit dans n'im|jone lequel de i os volumcs, surtout d:ins lcs grccs. 

Mal"rc cp qiii preccde, rEditeur dcs Cours complels, sciilanl dc pUis eii plus rimporlance et mcme la ncccssit* 
d'unecorrcctiiin parfaite pour qu'un ouvr;ige soit veriiablement utile et eslimable, se livre de[iuis pliis d un an, ct 
csl resolu de se livn r iusqu'ii la lin ii une operati.ui longuc, penible ct couteuse, savoir. la revision enliere et 
uiiiverselle de ses innoiiiliralili'S cli.hcs. Aiiisi chaciui de scs voliuucs, au fur ct ;i mesiire qu'il les rcmet .sous prcsse, 
psl corri^e mot pour mol d'iiii bout ii raulrc, nuaraiite hommes y soiit ou y seront occiipes pendant in ans, ct une 
,somme qui ne saiirait elre nioiiidre d'iin demi million de fraucs esl cousacree a cel ini|iortaiit conlrole. De celte 
inaiiiere, les Publicatioiis dcs Alelie.rs Callioliques, qiii deja se distiiigiiaicnt cnlre toutes par la supenorrte de leur 
corrcciion, n'aiiront de riv^d^-s, sous cc ra[.[>orl, d.ins aucun tcmps ni dans aucun p.ays; car qucl est ei lileiir qiii 
pourrait el voudrait se livrcr ArUKS (.01 1* ii des trav,aiix si giganlesqucs cl d iin [mx si exorbilaiit ,' II taut 
cerles cire b'cn penrlre d'une vocation divine i cet elfet, pnur ue rcculcr ni dcvant la iJcine ni devant la ikpciise, 
sarl. ut I irsnue PEiirope savantc proclame que iamais voluines n'out cl6 ediles avec lanl d exaclllude que cciix ilc 

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W.tirMV'crcc'ilVsViii"sii'iVront'sur nos"pl;iiichcs'de'm(5lal aiiisi corrigOcs. Ou croyait aulrefnis rjiie la sti-rcotvpia 
iniiuoliilisait lesfantcs, atlciiduqii'iin (■liclii de mcial n'est poiiit (5!astiqiic; [las du loiit, il inlroduit la ncrccion, 
car on a trouve le moycn dc le corri-cr jjsqiri exliuclion de fautes. I.'lli''breii a ele revu [lar M. Drach, le (,rec 
Bar dcs Grecs, le Latln et lc Kraiicais par les preiniers corrcclciirs de !a caiiUale cn ccs laiigiics. 

Nons avons h cousolaiion de ponvoir tinir cct avis par lcs rcncxioiis suivanlcs : Enlin iioirc exemplc r. (iiii par 
enranler le's grarvles-iubliralio.is cn Italic, cn Allcinagiie, eu Jiclgique et cn Lrancc [.ar les Ciinoiis gny ,lc Uoii.c, 
Je Gcrdit dc Naples 'lc Siiiut Tliomas de l'arine, V Kncqctopme rcliqicuse de Munich, le rccueil dcs dMarc.lHm tUs 
rilcs de Driixclles,jV,s Bollnndistcs , Ic Swirez cl lc Spicili;jc dc l'ari,s. Jnsqu in, on ii avait su rcinipriiner qiie les 
onvraiesde coiirle haleine, Les iii-l", ou Veiigloutisscnt les in-folio, faisaicnt |.evr, ct on iiosail y l'>",''l'f • ^^' 
crainte de se nover dans ccs al.iiiies sans fond et saiis rives; mais on a liiu par se risqucr a iioiis imilcr. I!i',n plus, 
sous noire impnlsion, (raiilrcs Editeiirs se [.rcparciit an nullaire uiiivcrscl, aux /),'cisio»s dc toiitts lcs l.oiigreuMt oiis 
a une Bioqrakie ct i, iiiie Uisloirc gencralc, etc. ctc. Malhcurcuscmciit, la [i npart des edi lous ileja laitcs «« qu se 
roiil. sontsans autorile, parcc q.fcllcs soiil sans cxaititiidc; la corrcction scni ile cn avoir e (5 laile [lar des '>ci g cs_ 
soit <|i,'oi, nen ait pas senti la gravile. soit (|iron ait n.cul,- dcvaiit les frais; niais palicnc. i une rcproducUr.r 
«oneltc surgira biciitnt, ue fiit-ce (iu'k la luniicrc des ecolcs qui so soul fjile.ou iiui se leroiil encore. 



TnADlTlO C\TIIOLIC.\ 

SJECILA iy-V, ANNUSm. 

TOY EN AriOIi: lIATPOi IIMILN 

rpnropiOY 



EIIIIKOIIOV NVXiHS 



TA EYPIIKOMENA HANTA. 



S. P. N. GREGORII 



EPISCOPI NYSSENI 

OPERA Q[]M REPEniRI POTUEUUNT OMNIA. 

( Ud. Morell. 163S.) 
NDNC DENUO CORRECTIUS ET ACCLRATIUS EDITA ET MULTIS AUCTA. 

ACCURANTE J.-P. MIGNE, 

BIBLIOTUEC^ CLERI UKIVERS^, 

SIVE 
CURSUUM COMPLETORUM IN Sl>(iULOS SCIE.NTIi; ECCLESIASTICJ2 BAMOS EDITOIIE. 



TOMUS TEimUS. 



VENEUNT TRIA VOI.UMINA 33 FR.\NCIS GALLICIS. 



KXCUDER.XTUU KT VKNIT APUD J.-P. MIGNE EDITOREM, 

1!S VIA DIC.TA n-AMBOISE, OI.IM l'KOI'K l'01< I AM l.UTKTI^ r.\UIS10UUM \lll,(.0 P'E.\FBn 

i^OMLNATAM, bLU VETIT MOSTHOiGE, M ^C VtUO l.NTUA MltNlA 1>AIIISI>A. 

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TUADHIO CATHOLICA. 






SMCULA IV-y, ASNUS Wl. 



ELEINCIIUS 



AUCTORUM ET OPERUM QUI IN HOC TOMO XLVl CONTINENTUR. 



Qiuv shiluhi pra-iwtiiiiliir, cn iiimc primum iiiler operu Gregorii Nfissciii coiiipaiciit. 



S. CREGORIUS, NYSSENCS EPISCOPUS. 



ScRiPTA BOGMATicA (coiitinuatio). 

De anima el rcsurrertione Dialogu? qui 
inscribitur Macrinia e\ edilionc Joan- 
nis Christiani Woilii, rollrila cuni ea 
quam anno 18'(0 Landisliuti dedit Joan. 
Cieorgius Kralringerus. 11 

De infantibus qui /)ra}maturc abripiuntur. 161 

DOGMATICA DUBIA. 

*TestiinoniaadversusJud.icos,inlerprfcte 
el sclioliasie Laurcnlio Zacagnio. 193 

De sancta Trinitale.quod Spir tussanctus 
sit Deus. Esl epistola 189 S. Basilii. 235 

De dilTereniia cssenti.T ei liviioslaseos. 
Est epistola 38 S. Basiiii. " 235 

Deanitna ad Talianum. Exslal interopera 

. S. Gregorii Tiiaumaturgi. 235 

ASCETICA ET JIlSCELLANEA. 

De professiono Clirisliana. 237 

De perfecla ("Iirisliani fir-ma. 251 

De in>titulo (^lirisliann 287 
Adversus cos qui castigationes a^sire fe- 

runt. 307 
De virgin talc, Epislola exhorlatoria a<l 

frugi vitam. 317 

Adversus eos qui baptismum differunt. 415 

Obationes. 

(lonlra usurarios. 434 

L De pauperibus amanciis. 454 

li De iiau|iprilius amandis. 454 

Contra furnicarios. 490 



De inorluis. 498 

Adhortatoria ad poenifentiara. 539 

In principiuni jojuniorum. 539 

In aposiolos PelVum et Paulum. 5.39 

Contia Maiiichajos. 541 

In suam ordinationem. 543 

De deilale Filii et Spiritus sancti. 554 

In Raplismum Christi. 577 
In Chrisfi Uesurreclionem orat. quinque. 599 

In Asccnsionem Chrisli, 690 

De Siiiiitu sancto. 695 

In S. Slephanum protomartjrem. 702 

In eumdem. 722 

De S Theodoro raartjre. 735 

In XL martyres. 749 

In cosdera. 774 

In laudem fralris Basilii. 787 

De Vita S, Pafris Ephraera S^ri. 819 

De Melelio episcoiio. 851 

In funere Pulcheiim. 863 

In fuiierc Placill.T3 imp. 878 

De Vita IL Gregorii Thaumaturgi. 893 

Dc Vila S. Macruue. 9.59 

♦ E|iisti)l». 999 

Fragmcnta ex operibus deperdilis. 1107 

Dldia. 

In diem Nalalem Domini. 1123 
Dc occuisii Domirii, dc Deipara Virgine 

el de jiisto Juseph. 1 151 

Variorum nola). 1182 

Iiidex analj ticus. 1250 



Vide nit calcein litijus loini collalioncvi oniinis nori cuin veteri. 



Paribiis. - Ex Typis J.-P. MIGNE. 



IN OPUSCLiLCM SI^OUENS 

MONiTUM 

(Jo. Clirisl. WdLf, Aiiccdoin Graxa sucra ci profaiia, loin. II, Uamburgi 1722, in-8* 



Dialogiis (iiii inlcr Ciogdrinin Nyssonum el Maorin.Tm, sororcm vjns, de Auhnact liesurreclione, hcln 
ex obilu liasilii M. otcasionc, inieiccssissc (ingitur, siMiiper lccln iligiuis niihi visns cst, ob iniliistriam 
ct doctrinam, quani ail argumenli linjus traclalionem Paler oiilinuis aitnlit. Pcrspcvi aiitcni, loiani com- 
iiicntalionem pliirilms locis in ntraiiue cdiliono 1'arisicnsi, iniprimip vcro in priorc, pcssiinc acccplam 
cl liabilam cssc. Qiioil iil apparcrcl, parlciii illius lolam cuin vcrsionc l.atina pristiiia nntisiine iiicis 
cxliibendam censui, dciiulo vcro salis iiio fecisse putavi, si varictaies lectioniim lantnin snbindicarcm. 
Caacrum ips;c ill;e vaiielatcs cxliibeiitiir a nio ex duobus divcrsis codicibus, iisipie bonai iiolae, et 
ul pliiriinum, sallcm in iis, qna; alicnjus sunt inomcnli, scciiin inviccm cons|iiranliliiis. Altor coriim 
ornaincnlimi est insignis Bibliotlicca>, qiiam illiislris Zacliarias Conradus ab Lircnbacli, Ueipublicae 
Mocno-Francofiirlan;e scnator iiicritissinius , staiorqne rei littcrari;e liodie prsecipiius, non tam sibi 
«erval, qiiam eruditis quod ad usnm communem esse jubet. Scriplus is est sa;ciilo xiv in cliarta, forniam- 
que lercrt quarli ordinis, pnnit dcscribilur a doctissinio J. Ilciirico Maio, in riibliotlicca Uncnbacliiana 
msia paile ii, pag. 42.'). Folio coilicis illius 157 incipit lia;c dispiilatio ct dcciirrit iisque ad p. 257. 
El liic (vcrba liabcs Cl. Maii) addilw maryinibus sunl varieliiles lcclioiiuin, calligraphi primam miinuin 
culaiv.uin()iic agnosccnles. Ad calccm dispulaliunis, ncinpe folio 2.')1, b, occurruut TiapaCT^jiEtOJ^sn; xi- 
v£; , scliolia (iu;edam, ad liunc ipsitm tractulum. Uorum scliolioruin aliqua e regione lextus poni cceperunt, 
inox cuin marginis spalium non caperet omnia, tejecla ad liunc poslremum fucrc locuin. Diuii iiic paiilo 
pnst monctur, sclwlia ipso codice esse recentiora, et sero addita. Alqiie islnd quidcm excmpluiii cum 
cdilo, cel. Uffenbaeliii precibus adductus, contulit illustris Stcinlielins, scrcnissimi Poloiiiarnm rcgis 
iiiiiiistcr rcsidcns in iirbo ad Muiiiim Francofiirlana, caqiie opera pio singiilari, qiia pollct, liaruni 
omiiisque gcncris lillcrarum iiotitia ct dcxlcritatc diligcnlcr et felicitcr dcfiincliis cst, raro ouiniiio 
Roslra aetale excmplo, ct vel idco ad poslerilatcm omniiio inemorando. Ego vero pari virorum inconi- 
parabili noii minus nico, (luain publico, nominc pro islo litteras proveliendi studio gratias dccenier et 
olFiciose pcrsoKo. Altcr codox pcrvciiil ad iiie beiiclicio llcv. Zacliari.ie llassebiianni, verbi diviiii apuil 
Olilcnluirgcnscs in Wagiia niiiiisiri solcrlissimi dcxlcrriniiquc, ([ui cjus inilii copiain lilicralitcr fccit. 
Kst illc, nico judicio, cjnsdeiii ct ;clatis ct foriiia} ciim priorc, iii cb;irla diligcnlcr ct ciiratc cxaiatns, 
.■*que id iiabciis pnccipnum, qnod, ciim commcntalio li;cc dispiiliitioiiis f(iini;ini icfcrat, colloqiiciiruim 
scrinoiics dcscriplis rubio colorc dispntaiuiiim Grcgorii ct Macriii;o nDininibns, a sc inviccni dislin- 
giKinUir. Qn;K qnidcni res siibiiulc conlcxiii» scricm cgrcgie illuslrat, quciiiadinodum vel ex spcc.imine 
qiioJ ipse dcdi, paicbit. 



Patrol. C.u Xl.VJ. 



II 



S. CREGORIl NYSSKM 



12 



TOY EIN AriOIS <•> nATPOi: HMilN 

rpiiropiOT 

EniSK.onOT NYSSHS 

nEPI ^rXHI KAI ANAITAIEai: Aoroi 

AErOMENOS 

TA MAKPINIA. 

S. P. N. GREGORII 

EPISCOPI NYSSENI 

DE ANIMA ET RESURREGTIONE DIALOGUS 

QUI INSCRIDITLR 

MACRINIA. 

(Texluni conlulimus cum cdilioite Joan. Georgii Krabingeri, qu» prudiil Landi.shuli, 18iO, in-8°. edjt ) 



Cum ingens ille iiUer sanctos Basiliusex humana 
vita ad Deum migrassel, et coMiinunis eausa iucius 
Ecclesiis exslitisset, atquc eiiam nunc soror el 
magistra vit» superstes esset, cgo quidem studiose 
ibani, ul cum illa communicareni calamitalem, 
mone fralris aceeptam. Ac milii, lanlo accepio 
deirimeiilo, animus veliementer aiixins alqiie do- 
lore confectus erat, et aliqiiem socium lacrymarum 
requirebam qui Beque magnuni segritudinis onus 
susciperel atque ego. tU anlem aller alteri fuimus 
in coiispeclii, niilii quiiiem magislra visa refricnit 
animi doloiem : eleiiim jam etiam ipsa morlifero 
niorbo correpla erat. At illa quemadmodiiin cquo- 
nim regcndorum artis periti facere soleiit, cum 
pcimisissel milii ul inipetu doloi is paulisper trans- 
versus agcrcr, postca oratiorie me reprinicre atque 

(1) Tcv ir ciylotQ. liiscriplio cod. nis. A, sive 
r//c'ii/'nc/i)V(M;,ciimcai|u;eiii cdiliscniiipaiel,consen- 
lil, nisi (|Uod pi<i I\''J37r,s lcgilnr pyyasadujj, eodelil 
sciisu, nec prieler sciipldriini ecclcsiasticiirum mii- 
rem, qni s;cpe Gicgoriiiiii iioslnini t'jv INjacaia al) 
I piscopaliis scde appcllanl. Deinde dcsuiit ibidcni 
verl>a cxtrema, o'/.f!i[i.:'/'Ji'/v(o:-zy. Maxpivia. Ti- 
luliis iii nis. 15. seu llasichniniiano oSvius, alio 
iiiodo conccptns, ila liabel : Aiu.li;F,i(; r/(f deta^ 
Mitjfpiriir juzaTOv IS/cv ddeJ.'yOV zov dywv Fpr}- 
■,rficv ^icfl i>'vyj{c;. Eodciii iiiodo Siiidas leleit, 
Grc^oriuiii noslruiii scripsisse \).o.Y.pv> xtva xalTCpi- 
v.%u.'<\ T-.fA; t)]v aO£/.-fr;v May.ptvT,v 7::pi 'luy.rij 16- 
•(■ov. Ex quocliain maiiifcsluin esl, qiiod et les ipsa 
ciedcre jiiljiM, (liai(>;,'iiiii linnc iion quidiMU revera 
iiilei- Crcgoriniii el Macrinain liabilnin, sed ilistar 
disbcrlaiioiijs a Gicgorio conscripluiii esso. 



A 'EiTStS}] Toij 4v6pu7ttvo-j pcou Tipb; Behv [iST^jTri * 
'KoVjq iv iytoi; Baat^e toc, xa\ xotvT] tt^vOou.; d'.j3opiJti) (2) 
Taii; 'ExxXTjsfat? eY^^^TO, ■Tteptr^v 5k ^Tt Ty plui •?) 
(JtSeXif^ xal 5i5a3xa).o;, kyo) [ikv fjetv (3) xaTot cnrou- 
OT]v xotvwvf|ati)v exeivr] Trjg kTtXxC^) iSe^tpoJ (ju|jitpopai;. 
Ka! piot (4) 7:£ptt'jouvo; tJv i) <]'ux'l' '^P^i TOtauTrjv 
fr][jtJav UTcpaAYOuja, xa£ xtva twv oaxpuojv xotvoj- 
vbv J-KeJrjTouv t6v Isov ey_ovT<4 (jtot t^; XuTtr;i; Sx^^?- 
'fi; 6k Iv itpOaXjjiot? rjjjtev (5) liXXTiXojv, ijjtol jjiJv 
(ivexEvet tb iraOo; Trpocfiavetaa toT; oyOaXfjior; -f] ot- 
oauxaXo; ■ xa\ yi.p V|ori xa\ au-r] xfi ■Kfjl:; Odvaxov 
df/(iojj-ta (luvetxeTO. 'H 8^ xaTJt xou; Tr,; i7:';iixr,5 
£T:tiTT][j.ova; Ivoouird [Jtot ■Trp?^; oXii-ov TrapevexOrivat 
rji (5u[JtTi (6) Tou udOou^, dvaTxo(jtoiJv iTZf/idpEi, [jteTi 
Tauxa Ttp '>.6-{o), xaOdTcep xaXtvw TtvtTw i6ttoXoYt(j[jity) 

j} xh dTaxTOuv Tr,; li-uxri'; (") dTreuOuvouaa , xal tjv 

(2) 'Apcfiii'). Ita rescripsi pro xa\6p[jLTi, qnoil in 
cditis eral, auctorilalc ins. utriusiiiic, sicut ct versio 
Laliiia eaiiideiii voceiii rccte cxprossit, quod cliaiii 
aiias ficri oliscrvavi. 

(.")) "Hfjr. Ita recte nis. utriiinque pro edilo e'.V|V. 

(-1) Mvi aguoscil neiitcr eodex, (jiiod laiiien lo- 
cnni liabirc potcst. 

(.")) ~lljii-:r. Ita oniniuo scribendum esl, praeuntc 
iitro(|iie iiis. pio f;[jitT)v, qiioil cdila exliibcnt. 

(0) 'Prjii). 1'criiiiilavi lioc eiiiii lcctioiie edita 
j4tij[i.Ti, ad exeiiipluiii iiis. utriusqiio. lU; alfectiis 
cniiii impciii, de (|uo liic sernio est, reciiiis liax 
qiiidcin vox iisiiipaliir, qiiaiii allera illa (i('')[jLr]. 

(7) '/»/(■,■ '!/■(-'/.'](,■. Iloc raliones graninialica' reqni- 
lunt pio viilgala lectioiie tj] tiuxri, (|iiam xh axa- 
xTO'jv, cui vox illa juiigitur, nonadmiilii. 



t3 DE ANIMA ET UESUUaKCriONE. 1 i 

nutil xh dTOTToXixiv Uf.w (S) T.(,o<ftp6y.s.wj (0), A cohibcie conabaliir ralionibiis suis, Innqiiam Mitino 
•cijiTi 5£Tvl-\ Tojv x£xoi|iT;i«vwv X^jTTsTjOai- (JLOviov fnMio iiicoiiiposiliiin, indccormn Cl iiiordinaliim 
yip to:to wv oix iy/j^j-o^ {),-!5a (10) t>) TaOoj aniini dirigcns afloitiini, ac profercbal aposlo- 
fTva... iicnm illud dictmii, qiiod non angi cl iiia;icre 

oporteat propler illos , qui obdormivcriinl ; solis cnim iis qui spcm non lialicieni, id acciilcrc solcrc. 
A. Kayw TEpiCsouJYj? Eit [xoi T^?xapSto; tyj XOr.T] (',. Auiiiccgo cnni cor mibi jcgriliidinc alinic do- 

(ll)Uw?i!iTtv, £Tnov,£v avOpwTTOi; Tou-o xaTopOioOT)- lorc cliani liiiK- uiiilii|MO fi-rvcrcl ct asliiitrol. 



vai, oiJTO); £V JxasTw tpuscxou tivo.; Tip^; t'jv Oavaiov 
tt;? Sia6o),f,^ CiT:ap);o'JjTi?, xaV outs twv dpojvTwv 
Tou? aTOOvTjaxovTa; (12) Eix^iXtu; xaTaoJxofiivuv ttjv 
Osav, oT? T£ av ^tpoitTj (15) 6 OivaTo; ii-OycUYovT(<)v 
E'^'6iov oTiiv Tj ; 'AVaA Y.a\ Ttov s-txpaTouvTtov viijiov 
?3X^'0'^ ^^ dSixiat; xa''. saxaTov £v Tt[j.o)pfat? touto 
xpivijvTti)v,T(; iJiT;xavT) tS) \i.rfi'tv iiytttst^m. ttiv tou Ctjv 
dvayiopriatv, xa\ i-\ Ttov S£to Ttv^; (l.ij^jiT^OTtysTtJJv 
eT:tTr|0;tajv,OTav Tou ^!ouXt;yu:i'v; 'Optojjtjvoi, eTttov, 
xa\ itaiav ttjV avOpo)-tvr,v cjzouSt;v (!.")) irpb; toOto 
p/iT;ou3av, o-to; av ev Tto Jt^v 5ta;jtiV0t[i£v (IG). At3t 
TOUTOfdpxo^oTxot Trpi? SiOYioyilv (17)Ti;j.tv sravevtiTjv- 



Qiio pai 10, ini|iiain , iiiilcsl iil inlcr lioiiiini's iinc- 
Stari, cum adco iialiiralis qu;cdam uniciiiqiic ad- 
verstis mortcni calumni.'» aiqiic qncrcla insila sit, 
ac nc(|uc qiii vidcnl nioricntes, spcctarc facilc 
siistincaiit, cl, (iiiibiis iiiors iniiniiiel, qiioail ejus 
ficii potcst, eani rcfugiant? Qtiin cliain ciiin lcgcs, 
qiiibus utimur ac rcgimur, ut in nialcliwis, ila iii 
siippliciis banccxtrcmam judiccnl, quo pacto, qiii- 
busvc rationilms eflici potest, nlqiiis vcl in cxlerim 
el alicno aliqno vita^ separalioncni el recessiim pro 
niliilo diical, ncdum in propinquis ac nccessariis, 
vilam finicntibus ? Vidcmus aulem, inquani, omne 



Tat |18), (L),; 3v [jit; Tto TtsptixovTt (19) Sta tJ/u£:oj; r^ U quoqne studiuni boniinumco spcclare, ul iii vilaper- 



O^p.utjTTiTo: xoTa-ovotTO Ti a(0[j.aTa, rstorcovfa &k Tt 
fiXXo xa\ ou/l Tou f?,v £uti Tuapaixsuif] ; 'II H t?,^ Ct'if|S 
(ipov:\,; TavTto; Stat t6v tou OovdTou cf (j6ov Y'V£Tat (20). 
'HS^ ioTpixT) itoOsv Tt[Jl(a TotsdvOpobTtot; ^dTtv ; Oux 
etsiSt; [id/saOat rto; Std tt,; tsxvt;; Sox£t Trpi; tIv 
OivaTOV ; Btopaxs; S,-., xa\Oup£ot [i\), xal xvT;;i.f5£;, 
xal xpdvT,, xa\, Ti d;jtuvTf;pta (22) tojv ott/ojv, xa\ at 
t(iv TsixtJJv TtsptSoXaX, za\ (jtSTjptSSsTot ituXat, xa\ f; 
Tt^ov Tdtppojv 4j9dX£i'X xa\ xa TotauTO, ti SXXo t:\^v 
Std t2)v tou OavdTOU ytvETat (f^o6ov (23); OiJTto; ouv 
(5vTo; (foCspou cfUJtxto? (2i) tou OavaTOu, Tttoi; sfjTt 



maneanuis. Nam idcireo domicilia qiin(|iic a iiobis, 
nc vel perLesluni velfrigusab aerccirciinifiiso coipiis 
ainigeretiirel conliccrcliir, ad inbabitaiidiinie.vcogi- 
lata sunt. Agricultura vcro quid est aliiid, quam vita; 
apparaiiis et subsiiliiim? Nam cuia alqiic si)lliciliiilo 
vilse nielu mortis piorsus adliibcliir. Qnid itcm nie- 
dicina ? qua dc caiisa ab bominibiis in lionore ba- 
betur ? Annon proplerca quia piignarc qiiodani- 
niodo cum niorlc ea ars videtur ? Tlioraces vcro, 
loricTj, clypci, ocrea.' , galea; el inniinit ra r.rnia 
qiiibus vim bomincs a corpore propulsent, ninro- 



faStco? TOtaOTJvat t(I) x£A£uovTt dXurov (2o) Stapti- C ruin ilem auibitus, porta; fcrrcie, fossaruni Diiini 



(8) Ac'j-(( r. Ms. A in lcxtu liabet Oau;j.a. in priori 
omniiio esl ariniiesccniiuin. 

(9) Ilfcpnfcjcer-cr. Jls. A prainiltil suOu?, i. e. 
e vesligio, sluli>n, iion inconcinne (luidein, sed ta- 
mcn piielcr necessilaiem. 

(10) 'EJ.7!t(t. Ms, B addit dvaaTdasioi;. Fortassc 
Gregoriiis c\plicalionis loco addidil. Paiilus ciiiiiul 
Tliess. IV, I"), qiji loi;us bic rcspiciliir, non diseilc 
incnioral i^csiincc/ioHcm, sed taiiien procul diibio 
respiiit. Fortasse olini glosscma fiiit, cl c\ niargiiie 
iii lc\liini liic irrepsit. 

(11) Tii ,?('.-)) iii tcxlu ins. A dosidcralnr, at iii 
niarginc loslidiitur. 

(12) 'A:ici>vi'iri(cvzcic:. Ms. D pro composilo siin- 
plcx baliel CvT;(3xovTa;. 

(15) /// rr/jj, Ila bciipsi aiuloi itale iiis. utriiisqne, 
ciiin in odiiis logalur 7;poof,£t. Qii;e quidcm varictas 
cx pinniiiiii:iiioiie, divois;is vocalcs codem niodo 
clfoiontc, oila ost. 

(l-i) 'E:il Toir i'^&j zircr. In exlremo : ila versio 
Lalina aii. IGI.') cdita, noii inleiiirctis, scd libiaiii 
niit lypograpbi viiio, i|iil pn> e.ricnio, qiiod rosiiliii, 
obvio oiroic lcgit cvliciiio. E.ulein emondalio la(t;i 
ost iii oilit. l'aris. aii. 1058. 

(!.^j ^.icv^/ir. lii iitraqiie cdilione lcgitur s^V^ 
iii veisioiie aiiteni verlilur pcr ilndiiun, adooijiie 
(xpriiniliir tS aTOuofiV, iniod lide iiliiiisinie nis. in 
lo.xliiin r(>;opi. Foiiasso soijiiciis vorl.um Cr,v liii- 
jus crroris ()rc;isii> fiiil liliraiio. 

(10) AirijdrctfiEr. lla uliunniiie n.s. Iii textii. At 
iii niargiiie tou A logitur oi:(;ji£vo'.Ev, i. e. pernirincatit. 
lilraiiiie lectio lociiin iiiori potcsl. 1'lacel lanion 
iion paruni loolio iiiargiiialis. 

{il} Aia^^wi-)')r. Ila iilciqiie codex. At nwrgo tou 
A exbibet oiapiovf,v, piuior rcni. AtayoiYf; eniin dc 



vila^ rationilms et slalii iistii paii solet, qiro bic ro- 
spicitiir. ('rilioiis, qiiioiiiii|iic is liiit, anlccodonte 
vorbo 6ia;j.£Vctv, ;id liaiic cniciiibilionom .suscipien- 
dam porduoi sc |i;ismis osl. 

(IM) 'Eairerci{iznt. Eilit. fai is. IGI5, iiioiidosc 
babet i7:tv£vor,Tat, quod ii) allera anni lOoy recle 
eniondaluni cst. 

[W)) rifpteym-zt. Sic rcscripsi px A ei 1!, pru 
TtspiijVTi, (piod est iii cditis : scilicot t^j r^pii/ov, 
etiam siiie ;iddilo, iisurpari solot denoc (•i)i'«))//Mio, 
ceii Laliiia vcisio rcclc cxprossil. Looa voloriiiii loge 
iii iiolis Caliilicri ad Maioi Aiitonini lib. iv. § oi). 
ubi logis ou&'£ y.lv ev Tivt Tpo-i; xa\ jT£pi'jj£t toO 
TT.^pii/ovTo;. Idoin Maroiis lib. vai, § 51. pbnisin 
clliplicam snpplcl, iibi logis tSv Tt^pis/ovTa dipa. 
Ila noslor paulo posl'd(os av n£ptx'paTT,TatTo -^tvzu^jia 

T(Tj TtSpli/OVTt. 

(20) Aiti ziH^ zov Oariircv ^cCcv yirezai. Ila 
rcclo editio aiiiii ICo8 consenliiiile iiis. nlroqiir, 
pio eo quiid in allcra illaanni 101.'> legitur, otd tov 
Tou Oavdtou ; Y;'v£Tat. Tiok tatptxr, tf^Jov mOrv, etc. 
Soilicol vox c;(i6ov qii;e slalini post t! l'z iaTpixf, si 
(|uitur, looum simin, noscio (|iii)inodo, iiinlavit, qiia 
propii;e scdi viiidioala o;otor;i bonc nuuiit. 

\-l\) Qvfsoi. Iloo rostitiii pr;ocunle cod. I! pio 
xupaiot. 

(22) 'i\nvrzi)fia. Cod. .\ iii margiiie cxbibcl 
,aup!a d;j.uvTf;pta. 

(25) Aih zdr zcv Oaruzcv xlrszai acCor. ila 
io( lo oditio aiini KiSS, pio oo (|uod illa aniii Ifilo 
baliot oti Ttov — ycCon-. I.adoiii pJMasis proviiiio aii- 
toooiloiis iiiia ciiiii ooild. niss. iiosli ain luiiio \ lii(licat. 

(24) <l<vctxCo(:. In loxlu cod. A oiuiltitur, iii iiiar- 
giiio vcro icslituitiir. 

(25) "XAv:icv. Codex A logit iXu-(o; dXuitov, 



13 S. CUEGORIl NYSSENI 

lioiics, cxleraqtie cjusilcm nioili qua alia dc caiisa A 
Hiint, prKt-crqiiam nietu mortis? Ciim igilur natu- 
raliti-r mors adeo tcrribilis ac fi)rniidaliilis sil, qui 
hnilc oldcniperari polesl ci, qui jiibcat siiparstilem 
ob aUi-riiis morlcm oxpcrlcm w^^ritudinis perma- 
nerc? — M.Quid veroqua raaxime dc causa tibi , 
inqiiit magislra, ipsa per sese niorlis ncccssilas 
aeerba alqiie molesta videlur? Non enim satis est 
acl criminaiidiim ct con(nioi'endum consiietudo 
coniin , qui ratione niiniis iiiiinlur. — G- Quid eiiim- 
vero , annon res digna mojroris est , ad eam inquam 
cgo, cum vidcmus e'im, qiii paulo ante vivebat et 
loqiicbatur, sinc spirilu, sine voce, immobilem 
repcnie faclum, cmiiiaquc ei sensuuin naluralia 
\asa ei insirumciua exslincta, non oculis, noii au- 
ribiis, noii alio quoquam eoruin, quorum appre- " 
lioiisioneiii, subsiilium atiiue auxilium sensiisbabet, 
oporanle aiqiie olTiciuiii siiuni f;icicnte ? cui sivc 
igium sive fcrriim adiiioveas, sive gladio corpus 
incidas, sive carnivoris feris objicias, sivo bumi 
defodias, ad omnia siniililer jacens clTicitur. Ciim 
igitiir in liis coiisisicrc nuilalio viileaiiir, vitalisque 
illa caiisa, quxciiiuiuo taudcin illa erat, rcpenie 
visui subducta alque exstincla incertiiin quo coii- 
cesscrit, ubi vcl lateal, queniadniodum in lucenia 
exstincta fit, cuin flanima, quoe modo in ca accensa 
erat, iicque in ellyclinio niaiiel, iieque nlio (luopiam 
transit ac rcccdil, scd ad exlreiiunn inloriium ct 
abolltionem rcdigitur alque transmigrat, qui ficri 
uossit, ut tantam niutationem, aiii nulla re certa 
confirmetur, sine aidmi dolore lerre possil? Exilu ^ 
enim anini» audilo, quod quidem rdiciiim cst, vi- 
(!einus,quod autcm separatuin atqiie disjuiictum 
est, tum ipsum ([uid taiidem secundum naluram s 
igiioramus, non acrc, non terra, non aqiia, non 



<6 

vc'.v e~V Tou xa':oiyo;;isvoij':bi, TTEpidvTa; — M.Tt Si, 
(fTjclv ■?] SiSdffxaXo;, ti goi [jia/.iJTa Xu-tipbv o'jx6 
£'^' JauToiJ, zh ToiJ OavdTou (26) Soxst ; o'j vap Ixa- 
viv ei? 5'.a6oXriv •?; TOJv dXoYWTlpoiv suvfjflsta, — r. 
T£ [iiV ouv oux eGTt ).'Jrr,? a^iov, Tp?i? a'JTf,v elTiov 
lyii , OTav pXeTTtofjLev (27) Tbv tito; ^tlivTd t£ xa\ 
^GeYYOfJi-evov, Sttvouv s<a\ avauSov (28) xai dxlvtjiov 
dOpiStug -(tvi]i.f^m, xa\ ■ndvTa auTtliv ffSeaOivTa ii. 
9UTtxd aiaOriTTjpia , oux Wstoj, o'jx dxor]? ivEpyou- 
GT]? , oux dW.ou Tivb; tLv tj atcOTjjt? ttjv dvTiO.Tjiitv 
eX'' ; '^? (29) xdv TkUp mpoa-ev^Y''-!!* > ''•^'^ <Ji5r,pov, 
xSv dvaT£[jLT]? (50) Sii ^icfou; t5i atojxa , xdv toi; 
(japxoSipot; irpoOii; (51), xdv eYxpu'J/Ti; x'^i^°'"'» 
■nphi, dTiavTa (52) 6;xo;wc 6 xeijAS-Jo^ E/et (55). "OTav 
ouv ev T&'JTOtj pXiTvTjTat (5i) :?) [jtsTaBoXT] , xh cii 
ftoTixiiv sxetvo atTtov , S Ti ■rtOTS TJv, d',f avi; Te xa\ 
SooXov dOp^iti); YSvTjTai (3.">), xaOd-sp l~X lCyyou 
aSeaOivTO? ttjc Tito; e^aiTTO[jtivT)C S9' JaUTOu (36) 
(^loyhi oiJTe Jiit Tij? O-puaXXioo; y.v)o-J^T^g, oOts izi- 
ptijOi Tiou [;.e0tc;Ta[jt£vT)g, dXX' ei; dtiaviap.iv ■KavTcXri 
[ieTaxiopouar]; , ■KSii dv YsvotTO tt]v Tcaa'JTr,v (jieTa- 
6oXt;v eveYXctv dX'JT:tjj? [Jir|5e'A, TpoorjXtijj iTiepeioiJ- 
[ji£'Jov (37); "E^ooov Ydp (J^ux?,? (58) dxo'JaavTe? , t!» 
[jtkv u-oXetcfOev (39) 6pto[jtev, xh Si.xtoptaOlv dYvocj- 
[j.sv , a^JTii Te Ti (40) TcoTe xard t1]v ^uatv euTl, 
xa"i ei; Tt p.sTaxsxtopTixsv, o'j yr[^ , oux dipo;, oiJ)( 
uSaTo; , o'Jx aX"Aou Ttvb; Ttov STOixsitov ^v JauTto 
Ssr/.vuvTOs sxsivr^v Ti]V (41) 5'Jva;jLiv ttjv to'j ato[jta- 
To? sxxtopfjcrajav • ?,? uTtefeXOouar]? vsxp5v eiTt xb 
uroXeitfOkv (42) y.a\ 7:pbj 5tacfOop3tv (45) ffiri sxxei- 
[jisvov (4i). 



it, lum iu quid concesserit, atqiie redaclum sil, 
alio quopiain elcmenlo in sese ostcndcnie illaui 



pricter rem, et viiio librarii, qiii pnorciii vocis 
cjusdcm forniaiii incoiidite scri|!t;iiii dclere ne- 
glexerat. 

(20) Td rcv daruTov. lia lcgc ciim nis. ulroqiic 
sine voce aj^y/.a.loi, qiiam cdila lialiciil. Ncqiio 
eiiim hic ad ncrcssitalcm iiiorlis siiiipHcitcr, sed 
ad ea, qii:e niortis siiiil iii uiiivcrsiiin, rcspicitur. 

(27) DM:ziojisi\ Ita iiiruinqiie ms. pro ^Xe-o[jtsv. 

(28) lial aravdor. lla ins. ulruni(|iic, qiiod cl 
versio Latina rccie expressil, quamvis in Graeco 
edito noii cxsict. 

(29) "il iiter(|He codex Iiabel in editis omissuin, 
quoil lanien vcrsio Lalina liabet. 

(5D) 'Ar«r^-"7?c- ^Is- ■'^ dvaTejx-jT]?. Prius priEfe- 
rcndum siiadcnt seciucnlia verba ejusdem leiiiporis 
•nrjrJif^i et £Yxp'J-yT;;. 

(5!) flpoOitr. ita ex ms. IJ ct ex Icctioiie margi- 
nali Tou A, qui in textu cxbibet TrpoaOT].; miniis 
iccte. Kain de rebus in cibiim propositis non zpoj- 
TiOr,;xi, sed f:poTiOr,[jt! usiirpalur; v.c. apiid Soplio- 
clem : 

IJpoOirz' ddeXp^ SeTxvot olxeiioy rixrur. 

(32) "A.i«rra. i^odex A liabet a^rtav. 

(35) 'O xs/iiero(; eyei. l'osleriorcm voceni cx 
ulroque cod. leslitui. Eaiii enim sensus oinnino 
reqiiirit. 

(5'0 Ii.Usi\Tiu. Iia ilcrum pro pXsTtsTat, quod 



est in edito. 

;5.'>) rM'r\Tai. Ms. V, balict ■^s.ytir^za.'.. 

(SOJ 'Ep' hivTcv. Sic lcgo pro cdito a'JT&'j Clim co- 
dicibiisAcl 1!, qiioniin liic lcclinnciii isiam iii ipso 
tcxtii, liic vcro in niargiiii' cxliilicl, ciijus loco in 
contcxtii nieiuldse lcgiliir stt' auTtov. 

(.37) MtjSerl XpoSi'i.lioc i.-TF.pF.iMjierov. Ilaiic le- 
ctioiicm icstituo ex ins. iitioque, prn eililis [Jt^ 
Tipoo^rjXti)? u^rtspeiocSpie^Jov. iii quiliiis scnsuin friistra 
qiiicras. Imo ipsa vcisio Latiiia camdciii cxprcssitita 
reddens : qui nulla re ceria cou/irmelur. I,o(|uitiir 
riiim Grcgoriiis de Uigcnte cjusmo li, (]ui nnlluni 
biibct spci pra'siiliiim. 

(58) 1'v/ji(:. liestitiii ex ulroqiie cud., siciit ct 
■vcrsio Laliiia ex|)riniil. 

(39) Txo.XeiyOir. Sic lcgcndiim pro u-oXT;(fOiv, 
qiiod csliii cdil. lOiri, jubcnlc nis. Hct postulanlilms 
grammatica; ralionibiis, inio eiiiciidanlc edit. aiini 
■1018. Dcrivari eiiiin dchet cx 'J^juoXeiTto), noii cx utto- 
Xa[ji6dvto. 

(40) Avtd re 8 rt "Ott non agnoscit A, qiio la- 
mcii ad sensum peificicndiiiii opns csl. 

(i\) jfijr. Iiilcrscrui cx iiis. iitr(ii|iic. ' 

(4i) 'TaoJeiyOir. Ita scribo itciiiin pro utioXt]- 
cfOiv, quodcstin cdit. 101.5. 

(43) iia^Ovpdr. Codcx A liabcl simplex (jiOopd''. 

(44) 'Ejcxslj.isrcr. i\Is. l! Iiabel £Yxsi[jiEvov nieii- 
dosc. 



17 I)E ANIMA ET RESLHRECTIONK . 18 

viin, qii» cxocsscrit, c covporo : qua egrcssa alque subducla , qiioil rcliiiquiiur , iiiorituim esl cl cor- 
ruplioin jaiii cxDosiUiin. 

r.TaOTaS£[ii(3u 6i£|i(5vTO? (45) iJtETa^u xatacef- A G. Hicc cmii cgo ilixisscm, maiiii inliTim silciilio 

iinpcrato, magislra,— M. Niuiqiiid cjusmodi, i»- 
quit, mclus lo pciUirlial, ci mcnlcm luam angil, 
quasi aniina iioii scinpcr mancat, scd uiia cuni dis- 
sidulione corporis ipsa qiioque cssc dcsinal? — G. 
Ego vcro (clcnim nonduin al);cgriludiiie el pciliir- 
balione ralionem collcgcram) audacius prolcrviiis- 



ffixjo (iG) XT) j(£t|5t^5c5a3xa).o? — M.Mri^ksc xotou- 
to; , !(>r)<i\, (f.i^oj •JTOTOfdiiJi Y.ai. auvix^i (l^) 
■ttjv 5t(ivotav, wj oO 5ta[;L£vou it)? et? d;\ (-iS) x?,? t}'"- 
XTJ;, (iUJ! ouyxaTaXr,YouaT,s lij SiaXussi wj ut/JiJta- 
toj; — r. 'Eyio 6s(xa\ Y^po^TtwTOU TrdOou; tiiv Xo-jt- 
(j[.t?iv dvs5£^d[jiT;v) (49; Opaou-tsp^Sv -o); dTOxpivd^trjv, 



ou ~dvu ■K£p;cixnJ,d,o.£vo; ti Is.y6^vi0'i. EInov y^ip que qiiodainmodo, quid diccretur, non adinodum 



e-tTdyjiaotv sotxsvat xd? Osiaj tfiovdc, ot' (Lv to [jlIv 
6civ 7:£7:;tjOat tt;v tj^uxrjv etiael 6:a[Jijv£tv dvayxa- 
?i5[jt£0a, ou [irjv XoYtj) TtvV T(f) TotouTip ■EpoaifixOrjjjicV 
86Y[iaTt. 'AXX' lotx£v f)[Jttv (50) 6ou),tX(T)C £v5o0£v 6 
vou; (f(iO'(o t6 X£Xeu(5[i£vov oix^oOat, ou/ ^51) Jxouaia 
Ttv"i 6p(Jtf, Tots X£YO[<.£vot? auvTtOiaOat. "OOev xal 
papuTipat :fi;Jitv i~\ Toiv xaTOtxou[jisv(ov al Xuiiat 



considcraiis, rcspondi. I>i\i cnim, divinas votcs 
pra;ccptis ct cdiclis csse siinilcs, quibus cicdcre 
(|uidem cogamur, animam oportcre in pcrpcluuin 
pei maucre , noii autcm ariqiia ratione ad cjusniodi 
scnlenriam addiicamur. Scd vidctur nobis mcns 
inlra iios scrvilcin iii iiiBdum iiictu i)robarc ([iiod 
jubctur, iion voliintario quodam iiiotu iis, ipiic di- 



Y£vovTat[oux]dxpt6(i);£7iiaTa[ji£vt»)v(52)f,|jtu)v,£tV£-i B catitur, asscnliri. Unde ctiam lit, ut gravius mor- 



JttV (55) xaO' aiixh touto t6 Cajo-ot&v aatov , xa't 
ti-Kt) , xa\ o-(o? , £t'-£ oux coTtv oOoajxTi ouSapitJJ;. 
"laa; (54) ydp ■not£t tou dXrjOd? ovto; dSrjXta (55) 
Td; k'.f' JxdT£pov uiToX£i(j/£t;. Kal TtoXXot? [Jtlv touto, 
TcoXXot; 5k To £vavTt'ov (50) Soxst. Ka\ eiii yi Ttve; 
TTapi ToT; "EXX.Tiatv ou [Jttxpdv £/ov-£; Itz\ 91X010- 
(j)ia (57) Tr,v S(jcav , o'i TauTa (ijr^Oriadv T£ xa't dr:- 
etprjvavTO. — M. "Ea, 9r)at,'i;oi);S^ojO£V Xripou? , ev 
0T5 6 Tou (J/Eu^ou; £upiTTi? £7:1 pXd6r) T^? dXr|Osiag 
TtOavti)? ■zaq -(iTraTTKJicvas uiioXri^iet; auvTiOr^atv au 
6k 7:po^ TouTO ,3Xi7:e, oTt ih ou-oj? 7:spl 4'OX^'^ ^X^''^> 
0'JSsv dXXo £aT'tv r) dXX^^tpiov (58) Tzphi Tr)V dpsTT;v 
^XStv, xa\ 7:p^.; xh Trap^v ii)6u [jt(5vov §Xc7t£tv tt)v ol 
TOt? aitjjatv (5U) 4v0sojpou[i:£vrjV Ca)r]v drc' eXnioo; 



luorum nomine dolcamus, ciim plcne et exacle noii 
scianius , sitiie adluic pcr sese b;cc vivilica causa , 
ct ubi, ct qiioinodo, an vcro nusqiiam sit ullo mo- 
do. Nam inccrtitudo cjiis, quod rcvcra cst , parcs 
efficil in utramque partein opiniones. Ac mullis qui- 
dctn boc, niultis vcro coiitrariiini vidctur : ct siint 
saiie apud Gr;ccos quidani non iu parva propicr 
pliilosopbiam existimatione , qiii liscc ct opiiiaii 
smil et pronuntiaverunt. — M. Mitle,iiiquit,cxter- 
nas migas , in quibns mendacii invcnlor iii de- 
trinientuiii verit;ilis piobabilitcr f;i'lsas opiniones 
coniponit. Tu veio buc rcspicc, qnod ila de aiiiina 
sentire iiibil cst aliud, qiiain a virtute alieniim 
csse, et id quod in praisciilia snave ct jiicundum 



rotetaOat , xaO' fjv [jtovr; (00) f) dp£Tr) -h 7:Xstov ^X''- r «st , solum spcclarc , caiii aulciii vilam , qua; iii 
— r. Ka"t T^t^jj, stfTjv, ysvoiT' dv fi[itv T^ayia (01) Tt; iiifinitis sajculis coiisidcralur , per quam sola 
xa't d[j.£TdOsTo; f) 7:sp\ tou 5ta[j.sv£tv T-i)v (^uxfiv oo^a; virtus cniiiict ;iiquesupcriorest, dcsperare. — G. Ei 



{i5) ^ie^idrzor. IIoc nialim ciim ins. B pro s^- 
t(5vT0c, quod cst in cililis. itsc.ivat ciliiii de cu;irra- 
tionc rcriim copiosa ct liuulcnla iisiirpnri sidd. 
■Vidc B. Godolr. Olcaiii notas ad Pbiloslraliini l.^iO, 
6 2 l)e \iiis i,oplnstaruin, ct Ludov. Cresolliuiii in 
fliealro rliciorum iii, c. 17. 

(IG) /i.ar«(74/t-a(7f(. Sicscribendum pulocumcod. 
A ([ui in lcxlii baiic lcctioncm discrli', in margiiie 
vcro xa:aatYdaaca cxbibct,qiiod postcriiis cx.plic;it 
altcriiiii ilUid. Ilrniiiqiic ciiim silciiliiim iniiMt, ct 
iiostra quiilcm lcclio tale, (|iiod qiiis, f;ulo pcr ma- 
iiuni indlcio, vcl snadct vd iniperal. Vidc Actor. 
XII, 17; XIII, 10. ctc. ct conlcr Lanibcrt L!os. ad 
Nov. Tcslam. p. 79. Codcx B iii ipso textu lcgit 
xaxajtYdaaaa. 

(47) Xvreyfii. Codex A babct auYXst, coJcin fcrc 
scnsn. 

(48) Afa/isj-^JutTrj^^gfCfts/. Codcx A lcgit jj.£vo'Jar,? 
eiaasi • B vcro ptevouari; dsi. 

(49) 'Arf;5«^i(;/?)v. Ccdcx mcrqiic legit dvsXs- 
^d(jir,v, quod nialiin. Videuir cliam interprcs Laliiins 
lioc veriiuiu ante oculos babnisse. Vertit cniiii, 
colkgeram. 

(50) 'Iliiir dccst in eodicc B. 

(.-.1) Ovy_. Malo boc, qiiain ouoe, quod est in 
cditis. Altcrum illiid tuclur ms. utruinqne. 

(52) 'ExiCTaidrur. Editio aiini I0L5, mcndose 
£7:ta-:a[j.svu);, qiiod in allcra anni 1058 cinendalui|i| 
piobaule ms. iitroqne. 



(.55) EW 'izi iazi. Hanc lectioncm et ms. .A siig- 
gcril, ct scnsus requirit pro sIts Ti soTt qiiod cst iii 
cditis. Iliiic cniiii opponitur in scqiiciilibus ei-e oux 
£aTiv. Varielns orta esl cx diiiibiis vocibus £'t'T' £ti 
cl £t'Te Tt facili'. iiilcr lcgundiiiii iolcr se pcrmntan- 
dis. Versio Lalina nostiam lcctiiuicni sciiuitnr. 

(54) "/r«r. lla scribcre jiibct ct nis. utruniquc 
cl scnsiis pro tcio;, qiiod csl in cdilis. 

(55) 'Al^nJia. lloc rcposui cx nis. ulroquc pro 
f, SsiXia, (]iiain VDccni cdit;i nialccxliibent. Intcrpres 
Latinus pcr incerlitmlniem vcrlcns, vel canidcm 
voccm praj oculis babuii, vcl conicclnra assccutus 
cst. 

(50) Ti< svcn-rlor. Ms. B lcgit ToJvavTiov. 

(57) '£."ri pilcaccpig. Ila scripsi cx cod. B pro 
£7:1 cf iXoao^iav qiiod csl iii edit. aiiiii 1015. ISain ca. 
qiuc cst aiini 1038, mcndosain scriptioncm eiiieii- 
davit. 

(58) 'A.UoTpwr. Ms. A liabet dXXoTpitoc, idiine 
niclius. 

(59) To7c: ulihcir. Ms. A in marginc toi? oTeXeu- 
Tf,Toi;ai(")atv. 

(00) M6ri\. Sicscripsi pro [jkJvtiv ex nis. A. Virtuti 
enim soli lia;e prairogativa liocloco vindicauir. 

(01) Ihiptt. Ila rccte nis. ulrnniqiic, iit ct cditio 
anni 1058, pro rXaYia, qiio;l cst in edit. aiiiii 
1015. Bcrivatiir cnim a 7:fjYvu'j.t, el solidiuilcm 
infcrt. 



»9 S. CIlEGOnilNYSSEiM 20 

MMO paclo, inqiiani, firmam aliquam , slabilcm , A AiaOdvofiat (G2) yip xa\ au-.hq, 2ti tou xaXXiiTcu 



(ixam et iiiimQluleni liabcrc possimus opiiiioneiii , 
qna animam credaimis permaiicrc ? Nam ct ipsc 
y scniio, qiiod re oiiiniura pulehcrrima in vita (dc 
virtulc !oi]uor) vila liominum caritura fiierit, nisi 
alitina certa ct non anibigua do liac rc (iJcs in 
iiobis fiiiiiaia fiicrit. Quoniodo enim viilus liaberc 
locum possil in iis, qui id quod cst , praiscnti vita 
circumscribi sibi persuasum habenl , ct post eam 
nihil ampliussperant? — M. Ergo quaarere , magi- 
^lra incinlt, oporict , uiidc nobis conveniens cl ido- 
iieiini de liac quoestione principiiim oralio sumere 
possil. Ac, si placet, abs te coiitrariariim opinio- 
iiiini alqiie sententiarum propugiiatio atqiic defen- 
sio siiscipiatiir. (Nam vidco q\iod etiam aiiimus tibi 



Tdiv xaTi t})v ?toi]v (63) ( Tti? ipsxT)? U-{b) ) 6 twv 
livOpaiTOov xi^peuKi pto;, el [J.ri ti; ivajjLcflCoXo; (Cl) 
•f) ■Kzpi TO'JTO'j itfsTi? £v f][jirv xpaTuvOEir). nio; fip 
ijTi Tr,v apETrjv ^('jpav s-/e.iM ktf' oiv i\ ■napoOaa tijjjj 
TisptYpa-fsiv t6 cTvat (Go) u7:;!Xr,7r:at , xa\ r/.sov 

iXTtfs-"»' (Ji£"i TaUTTJVOJOEV; — M.OuXOiJV i;if)TT13ai 

XpT), 9tit\v f) oiSduxaXog , oOsv av fjjjitv tt;v SsouTav 
r.zp\ toOtcuv apxT]v 6 Xoyo; XaSr) (6C). Kal si SoxsT, 
Tiapi tJoO ysvijOw TtJJv ivavxdov SoYjj.otTiov ■?) cjjjl- 
fiaxta* optjj Yap Sti aot xa\ uzoxjx!'vr|Tat TrpbjTotau- 
Trjv (67) xaTa'f opiv f] Siavota. ElO' oijTtij; 6 tt)? a\-i\- 
Ostas IJ-E"a TT)V avT'!0;T:vava;^r,TrjOf,32TaiXoYO?.— r. 
'EzsiSt) TO'JTO exiX:-jj;, •7:apa'.Tr,cra;j.3vo; a'JTv;v jxt) 
xaTi oiXTjOstav oir^Orivai Ti ■nap' f)|jt(.ov (C8) avTtXs- 
niotiis est, ac gestil eas tibi defcrri parlcs.) Dcindc B ysjOat, 4XX' \iT.kp toO ,3£6a!w; xaTaT/.rjajOf,vai ~.h 
Iioc modc post opposilionem veritatis ratio requi- r.zpX tj/uxi)? S^yjjta, tuv livTtTciTrTtSvTtov (C9) 7tp?j; tJiv 
rctur. -G.Postcaquamauiemiiafacerejussil.dc- ixotAv to'jtov uttsxXuOsvtwv (70)- 
piecatusabea,ne, qua} a nobis conlradiceientur, pro seria ac vera coiilradictione accipcret , sed 
idciroo pioleiri, ui doctriiia de 
inteiitionem solutis : 



aiiima firmiter coiistituerctur, ac probaretur, opposilis ad liaiio 



Nonne, inquam, ha^c di\crint qui contra- 
riam opiiiionom dcfeiiduiit, quod corpiis,cum 
^omposiliim sit, prorsus , ex quihus constal, iii 
ea dissolvatur ? Soluta autem ea quai cst in cor- 
pore, elementorum coaliiiono atque concrclione, 
uniimquodqiie, ut par est, ad proprium fcrtur, 
vergit et inclinat, ipsa natura elementopum pcr 
atiractioncra quamdam neecssariam ei , quod est 
ejusdem generis, suum reddente. Nam ei cum ca- 



'11 7:ou (71), i'fi]v, TauTa av ei'-o;£v oi tiJ) 
evavTtt;) ■7raptaTa;x£vo'. XoYt;), OTt •:h aojpta auvOsTov 3v, 
■nivTio; st; Ti, k^ Siv auvdaTTixs, StaXusTai; AuOsiar,; 
So Toiv aToixettov tt)? b/ Ttji a(jj[iaTtau[j.9'j'ta? (72), Itz\ 
zh olxstov bi (73) ExaaTu ^•''eTat xsTi -h etxb; I) 
(ioTiT) au-f,? (fuaso); Ttov Gxoi.yj.iii>v, 6t' oXxf,.; (74) Ttvo; 
avaYxata; Tr, i5;jioYsvst xh otxsTov dtTOSiSo^Jar,;. Tw ts 
Yip Osp[i(|) TtiXtv T?) Jv f)[Arv (7j) ^jtjoOfjaeTai , xa\ 
To) aTsf ioj zh YstoSs; , xa\ tojv XotirSv ixdaTO) (76) 



lido rursus unielur id quod in nobis est calidum, C -r.rjhi zh a'JYT:vs; ^ ij.ETaxtopr,atc Y!'^"at. 'H cuv 

tf/ux^i) [iSTi TouTO r.o\i saTai ; Et [ibj Y-ip (77) sv TOt? 
aTotxcIoti; slvat tij Xsyoi, tt)v a'JTT)v etvat TO'JTOt; 
xaT' ivdYXT)v auvO-rjaETat. O^j Ydp Sv Y^votTd Tt; tou 
jTspo9uo'js Tzphi -h dXXoTptov [J.;?i;, xa'i , sl Ta'JTa 
etT) , T.o'.y.i'i.r\ -a; TidvTto; dva^avf^aeTat f) TpJ; Ti; 
JvavTia; [jLS[jLtY[isvT) T.oiiiTizac, "zh Ss ■;:otx!Xov d^TrXo^jv 
oOx loTtv, dXX' Jv auvOiaet OstopstTot TrdvTO);. Uav 
Sk tJ) auvOsTov xa\ 5taXuT'jv e? dvdYxr,; ■ f) S'e SidX.u- 
at{ (^Oopi ToCJ auveaTdiTS; eaTi. T^ ok ^Ostpo^jievov 



ct ciim soliclo ac duro terreum ; atqiie cx reliqnis 
uiiuni.|nodque ad cognatnm redigilur el recedit. 
Aiiima crgo poslmodum ubi erit ? Nam siquidcm 
aliquis dicat cam in elomentis esse, eamdcm illam 
esse cum liis neressario conccdet , alque asscn- 
tietur. Non cuim aliiiiia ciim alieno niislio fieri 
possit ejus, quod est divers.ne natur.a>, el si lisec 
ita sint , varia qii.Tdam prorsiis videbitur, iit qiia3 
cuin contrariis sit mista qualitaiihus : quod autcm 

(62)A?o-Oaro/(aj.SicrescripsiproaraOo,uiaiutrius- 
qiie edilioiiis , vi liiigiix ct aiictoritate utrius- 
que ms. 

(63) Tair i<aTh zijr t^ioi'tr. Ita scripsi Ttov pro 
Ti5v quod habetedilio anni ICI5. 

(64) \\ra/ipi6o.lor. Ilanc voccm pro d;jL-f!6o- 
Xo?, quod estin iilr.iqiicc.lilione, reqiiiiii ct seusiis 
cl ms. utruiiiqiie. 

(Cd) UsfiYfiipen- t6 nXrai. Ila cditioParis. 1C38, 
nieliusqtuim altera iihi ICi?is7::ptYpa-.fstv, (|ii:i- lamoii 
iii 00 rcclius liahct, qiiiid pro ?(of)v poiiit Ciof,. In- 
terimaliam et iii piiio, veridrcm lei tioncm exhihct 
iiis. utnimqiio, ubi ita haheiit vcrha : 'II -apouaa 
CwT) T:ptYpa!ff) Tou elvat u7:e!XT)7:Tat. Sensus iilriii- 
que ideni osl, sed posterior phrasis Grjecismo ac- 
toinmodalior. 

(GC) Adff;/. Ms.utnimqiie XdSot. 

(C7) /Vpiif.TCMZijr?)»' Mss. A B7:p?isTT)v TOta'JTr,v. 
, (C8) llufiijuiir. Iloc r<'Stitiii pro 7:ap'f,[jtEv viilgalo. 
('onseiilit ms. utrumque, et raliones grammalica; 
i'ei|iiirunt. 

(69) TiardrTtjtixzdrTbjr. \nicu\mii prxmisi aii- 
c!uriialc uiss. 



(70) 'Tjiex.lvOirTbjr. Sic logendiim oninino pst 
pro edito u7:oxXr,0ivTiov juhcnte iiis. iitioqiie. Idein 
expiessit iiiloipres Latiiiiis, et p:)ssiiii obsorves, 
Konuiuam ieclioncm iii versione exslare, iion aiilem 
in toxiu. 

(7l)'fl .Tc;'. A'l ha>c vcrha in nnargine codicip .\ 
Iktc lo;;iinIur : "EvOadpxe"at (oc «7;^ tiov evavT!(ov6 
i7:!axo7:o; , ■7ip'j? Tfjv otxsiav d3EX9f,v StaXeY2'0at: 
i. e. llic iiicipU episcopus lanquiini in contrariattt 
seiilenliiim eonlra sororem ."^uani dispnlnre. 

(72) XviipviUQ. Codex A in loxtii hahot au^JLCO- 
fjx:, inendose ; at in margiiie rcsliiiiitur loeiio gc- 
iiuina. 

(73) 'Er delct ms. ulrumqiie : iieqiie eo opiis 
csl. 

(71) Ai' d.l>cr\r. Sic scrihcre sonsiis jiibct, et La- 
ti:ia ((iioqiio vcrsio expressit. Ilabcl vcro ctiain nis. 
ulriiiiii|iic. 

{!!)) 'Er i]siir. lla rcctc ed. aiini 1638, pro men- 
doso alteriiis iv ij[jirv. 

(7C) 'EKaffTbi. ProJxdaTou cdilo, probante no- 
str ms. utroqiie. 

(77) /'(/p. Addidi cx ms. A. 



24 DE ANIMA ET nESlJRIlECTIONE. 24- 

nux dOavaxov f^ outio; -(s av (78) xal if) aip? dOa- j\^ vaiiuin est, siinplex iioii csl , scii in composiiione 
va-o; X^yoiTo, e!^ xi, i? oiv ajvijtiixe , Xuo;xivTi. Ei proisiis coiisiiloiaUif. Qiiiiliiiiid aiilcin coiiiposilum 



6i SXko i£ Ttou itapi xauTi iori , tou Xiyo? autTjv 
Eivoi CitoTfOsTai , iv jjikv Tot; UTOtx^iot; Sia tou J-£- 
po:fuu); auTr,v (79) £X-''^ '''^X supijxofif vrjv , aXXou 
6t ouojv^; £v ttT) y.idijK;) &VTO? (80), £v io fsvoi-' av 
V) 4'UX'l xaTaXXfjXwj (81) ttj £oia cfujst eijiCtoTSuouTa ; 
"0 5i (jtr,6a(Aij (82) iaTiv, ouSi (83) cgti Ttavxa); 



cst , iiecessario qiioque ilissoUiljilc est. Ai disso- 
liilio corriii)lio c=L cjiis, quoil coiiiposilum cst ; 
quod autein corrunipiliir, noii esl ininiorlalc ; nani 
alioquiii caro (iiioiiuc iminortalis iliccrctur, ul (jua; 
sulvatur in ca cx quilms conslat. Sin auiein ali- 
quid divcrsuin csl ab elemcntis, ubinam ratio tam 



esse ponit, qua; in cleinentis qirulem pvopteica , quod diversrc atque allcrius iiatuiie sit, non invcnia- 
liir, aliud auiem iiiliil sit in miiiulo , in quo esse auiiiia possit , convcnieiiter el ad suam naturam 
acioniniolaie vivens ? Quod auleiii iiusriuam est , ne prorsiis qiiidcm csl. 

M.KitfjOtoaixaXo; -fipsjjia toT,- (5TiO:"aiv kr.ms.- M. El magistra, iibi pauliiliiin diclis ingcmuis- 

vd^aja, Tcixa -ou Tauta xal Ti TOtauTa, 9r,a\, sel ; IIkc talia fortassis advcrsus Apostoluin , 
T^phi t{)v 'Az(5<jtoXo.v iv 'AOrjvatj ■Kozh aujTav-sg q inquit, olini Atlienis coeiintes Stoici el Epicurci 

^po^yspov (8i) StuixoEts xal 'E^^ttxoupstot. Kali-ip profercbanl. Etcnim amlio in lianc scntentiam Epi- 

ixouoj ■Kphq Tauta [jidXtJTa tJiv 'ETtixoupov Tat^ ciiriim inaxime iii o|)inioiiibus ferri el inclinari, 

OitoXr^t^sjt (fipsiOai, tL; (85) Tuxala (Sti) Tt; Y.a\ quod casu ac fortuito coiiciirsii qiioilaiii per scex- 

ouT(5;iaT0j V) TiJJv ovTtov uTCvofjOi) (87) tfujt^, (ij; ou- stiterit atqiie cCfocta sit rerum iiatiira, quasi imlla 



6s[jttac Ttpovoias (88) 6tJi Ttjv npavfjidTojv 5tr,xou- 
(TTi; (80). Ka\ 5ti touto xaTi ■zb axiJXouOov xa't tt^v 
dvOpdjTtivTiv storjv 7:o[j.-^'JXuYo^ (9U) otxT^v ihi-o tivsu- 
HaTt Ttvt (9I)tou jtI)jj.aTo; f,[j.tijv TrspttaOivToj (9"2), 
Eto? iv TtsptxpaTTiTat t6 nvsujjLa t(J) r.sptixovTt, tt^ 
51 ota:tTtoj£i. tou 6yxou xa\ xh £vaTtstXTi(ji;xsvov (93) 
cuYxaTaj6ivvujOat. "Opo^ yip toutio (9i) tt"? Ttov 
BvTtov 9UJS(o? (9o) t'j tfatviuLsvov (90) 1;^, xa\ [j.ETpov 



provideniia per res pertranscat ct permcet ; ct ul- 
circo per <onscqueiis bumaiiain qiioque vitain in 
modum bull;c piitabal spiritu (iiiodam torporc no- 
slro iiillato, ossc laiuliu , qiiandiu cohibcrctur et 
cocrccrcUir spiritus ab aere , qiio coiiliiictur : si- 
mul autein atiiuc tumor ille collapsus ct dissohiius 
cssct , id quod iniiis cobibiuim ot inlerceptuin fuis- 
set, exstingui. Terminus cnini ei ac llnis rcrum 



Tf,,:xou7-avTi?xaTaXf,(J/s(o?iTtotstTOTTivatjOrjjtv(97), natura: id , quod apparcret , erai , et modum coni 
[jle[j.ux(1j? TtavTdTiaj: Td tt)? <]/uxri; aijOriTf;pta , xa'i preliensionis rerum iiniversilatis sensum esse pu 
Ttpb^oOSIvTiovvoTiTiovTs xa'tdjco;jtdTa)v pXi-stvoT(!jC iai,;,t, et cum clausa penilus ct obtusa ba'oeat 



Ts tbv (98), ioj-sp 6 (99) otxijx(;) Ttvl xaOstpYiJ^ivo.; 
TU)v oupavicov Oau;j.iT(ov dOiaxo; [j.EV£t , TOt.; Toi/ot; 
xa"t Ttj) opi^ti) Ttp.b; t^v tcov £?to Osav (I) s[jL7toStJ(5- 
(xsvo;. 'ATsxvd)? ykp yf^tvot Ttvi; sljt ToTxot Ta al- 
uOiiTd TtdvTa, osa ev Ttji r^avTl xaOopdtat, Ttp?/j ttiv 
T(ov vor,-:(ov 0:(j)p!av 6;' iauTtov Tour (Jitxpo'|uxoTE- 

(78) OiJtbiQ -j-s ur. Ms. A in margine exliibut 
ouT(o ydp &.-!. 

(79) Avziiyr delet ms. utrumque. 

(80) "A.l.lov dk cvderdc ir rtTj xdfffK^) crtof:. 
Edil. aniii 161.') Iiabct iivTo); , male. Ms. 15 legil : 
dX"A' ouOi ouo£v?<; 8vTo; ev Tto v.dj^io. 

(81) Aara»Li/i.Jajf . Ms. B legil xaTdXXTiXo;. L"triim- 
qiio :'icte. 

(8-2) Mi\^(iiii\, Ms. A ;jir,oa;xou, B &uSa(i.ou. 

(83/ UvBf:. Hls. B lcgit ouSiv eoileiii seiisu. 

(8i) rifoe^epor. Ms. A Ttpoas^spov, sensu noii 
dissimili. 

(83) 'Ut;- Sic rescripsi pro tj), jubente ms. utro- 
oue. 

(86) Tvyaia. Ita recte edil. aiini 1038, male al- 
lcra Taxaia. 

(87) ■■r.-r£i'0)ifl)). Ms.A e-svotiOti. 

(88) llpovolaq. Ms. A mcndose napavoia; in tcxtu : 
al recteiii iiiargine Ttpovoiac. 

(80) lu}Kovci\i:. lia scribendum est cum cdit. 
1038 et iiiss. |)ro 6iotxoujT|; prioris illius. Serino 
eiiini liic est de providentia diviiia, omnia pcr- 
nieante. 

(90) nofi^d.lvyc(:. In calce cod. nis. A rrapajr,- 
[jLsttojsi; Tivi; seu notuUv legunlur, iiitcr qiias ad 
lianc vocem ista oecurrunt : 'H Tto[jL9'jXu| outio yIvs- 
Tat.nvsu[J.aTiTi iJSojp TtspiTsivsTat^ou Ttspippr^Y''"-'!-'-'- 
vju Sta^opsiTat xi Ttvsu;jta, xa't f, 7to;j.'.fJXu| d^avi- 
CeTai, tout' ejtiv f) 'J'uxri. Video idein hoc scboliou 



anim» sensuiim vasa alque insirnnicnta , ct nibil 
eorum , qdx incovporca suiit, cl mcnte percipiun- 
tur, inlucri possit, domunciila quaedam cocrcitus 
et abslrnsus, espers speclaculi coelcslium miracii- 
lorum inaiiet , parieiibus el lecto contemplari ex- 
terna prohibiius. Naiu terrei quidam plaue parie- 

ad marginem eililionis aiini 1038 ila Latineexbi- 
bcri : Uuna ita e.r:sistit : jlatuaqua undi(jue iutendi- 
tur,(iua ruwpcule jialus dissipatur, et bulta eva- 
licscil. Ila ali:e (juoque aiiiiolatiuncube in sequcnli- 
biis ex cod. A afferentur, (luarum plerxque ad oram 
ediruinis LaliiiK cxstaiil. 

(91) Tiri addidi ex ms. B. 

(92) ThpiraOertoq. Sic scribendum piitavi pro Tts- 
pLTsOivTo;. Sermo eiiiin esl de corpoie spirilii (jiio- 
daiii inllali), et sic exlenso ac dilacilo. Vocem iiisaiu 
cx TisotTavvuo) vel 7:EptTdvvu;j.t dcrivaiani conslal. 
Edita'habent TtsptTsOivTo;. Ms. B 7:apaTsOivTo;. 
L'trinqiie iiieiidose. 

(9j) "Era.teilmtiiirvr. Ila recte cd. 1038, pro 
£vaTtstXr,[j.pLivTiv in priore. 
(9i) Tovtco. Sic scripsi cx ms. B pro cdito 

TOUTO. 

(95) Tutr brtoiv yvcreioq. Sic scripsi ex ms. H 
pro t7\q vrtior cpujso); quod ost in cditionc auni 
1015. Poslerior iegil 5vt(ov, scd sinearticulo. 

(96) To oairciiercr. Ms. A in texlii habet y'''*" 
[jtsvov, in margine vero gcnuinam ilhiin lcclioneni. 

(97) Ti\y ma-()7}cnr. Iii marginc cod. A scholLi 
loco lcisiliir: TOUTisTtv f] <i'-'X^- 

(98) bh'q te 6r. Sicscribere jiibet ms. utrumquc. 

(99) '0 inserui ex mss. 

(l)/7/)(V '■'(''' 7""'' E^<.o Oear. Ms. A TtpO; tt)'j 
e^ojOsv, mendose. 



23 



S. GFIEGORII NYSSENl 



9i 



les siinl oniiiia, qiiae in iinivcrsitate rerum siib A pou; (2) SiaTsi/iilovTaj. rriv 6 ToiojTog pXiTcsi u.6- 

sensnin c;iilenlia conspiciunlur, miiuis ailo aniino vr.v (3), xal iiSojp, xa\ ifpa, xal Tiup • oOev Sh icj- 

pra-dilis quasi pariclo per scse objeclo eariini re- twv SxaTtov, fj iv t£vi ecxVv, ij uiri tEvo; (4) todj- 

runi, qu;»'. niciile alquc iMtclligeiilia ccrmiiiliir, xpaTEtrai, 0'.tS;iv 0~6 [iixpo'J/ux!aj oO Suvatai. Kal 

causa contciiiplationi ollicicntia et obstanlia. Tcr- i|ia-:tov [jisv (5) ti? iSojv tov utfavTiiv dveXoYfaatOj 

rain, qui lalisesl, aqnani , aerein, ignem duntaxat xal Sti Ttj? vtjJ; (({) Tiiv vaunriYov Jv£vSt)(J£v , i] te 

intuctnr; nnde autein lioriiin iiniinii]iio:Ique sit , ojtou otxoSojjiou xs^p <5jjioiJ t?) Toij oixo5o[j.'r;[iaTo;(7) 

aiit per qiiod , aut a qiio tocrccatiir, coniprelien- 'Mei ■zf^ Siavota toiv Oswjjiivwv ey^nzioit.. Ot S; r.obi 

datur et contineatur, pcrspicerc pr:E aiiiiiii exi- t?jv xoijjiov SpiJJVTE; ■Kphq Tiv Sti toutojv (8) StiXou- 

guitate non potcst. Ac vestein quideni aliquis con- [xevov aix^Xuw-oucrtv (9), oOsv Ti aotfi (10) Tauta 

spicatus, rationibiis eo aiUlucitnr, ut tcxtorein xaV Spt[.t£a Trapi tuiv tV; atpavt(j[jL!)v tj/uxr;? SoYjjtaTt- 

agnoscal ; pcr navem fabricalorcm cjus inlclligit , C<>vTtov 7:pot;ipiTaf aw[jta r/. (jToi/stcov, xa\ oTotxsta 

ileiuque siiuul atijiie iudificiniu conspectiini fiicrit, £x c(o[jaTo; , xal t?j y.ri ouvajOai xfiv t]/uxT;v xaO' 

luaniis opificis spcclaiitinm nicnti obversatur : isti JauTv^v Etvai, sE [jt^JTS toijtojv ti sir; , [j.f,Ts ev tou- 

vero diiin miinduin intiiciitiir, ad eiini , qui pcr il- •cot?. Ei yi.p b-.i y.r^ optocfur;? Tot.; sTotxstot^ JstVv i) 

liim declaiatiir, civciiliuiit et ballucinantur. Liule " 4"-'X']. Sti toIjto (11) oJoa;j.ou slvat oCTr,v ol ivTiXs- 

lit, ut scita isla acnta ab iis, qui iiUeritiini ct alio- Tf'^"'*-? oibvTaf ouTot r.pw-oy [jtsv xal Trjv sv sapxt 

'litioneni aiiima; suis dccretis Iradiint, profcrantur, C^^V' «'t-uxov sivoi SoYjJta-t^sTajiav. Ou -;ap aXXo Tt 

corpus nimiruni c.\ elemenlis, et elementa csse '^'^ <J(o|J.a sttiv, si [i.ri auv5po[j.T) twv (jTotxstiov ■ ixi) 

cx corporc, ilem animain per sese esse iioii possc, Totvuv [xTjS' iv TouTots Tr)v 4/uxr)v slvot XsyiTtojav oi' 

nisi vel boruin aliqnid , vcl in liis sit. Nam si pio- eauTrj; Cuo-otousav (12) -zh ouyxpt^jia- ei-sp oux 

ptcrea nusqiiam cam essc adversarii opinantiir, EsTt [j.sTa TauTo SuvoTiv, xaOio; ofovTat , Tdiv <jTot- 

quod aniina non sit ejiisdem generis et nalura; x-''^"' Svtiov xa\ Tr)v (luxrjv elvat, w; [jit,5^v aXXo f; 

cum elemenlis : bi primuin quidcm etiani , quse in vsxpotv Tr)v C"r]v f,;jtwv riap' outwv dmostxvuoOat. 

cariio dc^ilur, vilam iiianimam esse tradant ( non Et 81 vuv sv Tto Gu>[j.ari ■zry Vuxt)v slvat (15) oux 

euim aliiid quidiiuam corpus est , atqiie coiicursus d[;.9tCdXXou(jt, too? to-j tito[jiaTo^ (1-i) si; to otoi- 

elementorum ), ergo nec in liis quidem animam essc X^'^ ''■''' d^aviapiiv auTTi? Soy^jtaTtCouat , e-stTo 5k 

dicanl , quae oer sese vivificct cam concrclionem y.a\ xa-a toutt; (15) t^.; Osta; yuastjj; Ti Taa toX- 

atque coinmistionem : siqiiidcm fieri poslbac iioii [td:tuaav. Ilto^ Y''^? spouai, Tr)v vospdv Te (IG) y.o.\ 

polest, quemadmodum opinantiir, ut maiiciilibus p aiJXov xa\ ds;6^ cfuaiv st; Ta uYpd ts xa't [laXaxi 

flemeiitis eliam aiiima sit, quo ediciatur, ut niliil xal aT£ps[;.vta"Sta6uo[iivT)v (17) ev TtTj etvat auv^xeiv 

aliud , quain mortuam esse vitam nostram demon- to 8vTa, oCts auYYsviog sxouaov ■Kphi; ■za Iv oT; yivt- 

slrent. Sin aiitem nune in corpore aniniam csse Tot, outs Sti to iTspoYsViC sv ouTot? slvai douvaToiJ- 



non dubitanl, quo pacto corpore dissolulo in ele- 
nienta aniniam aboleri aique inlerire censent ac 
tradunl ■? beinde vero adversus divinam quoqiie 
naturani paria audcant obloqui et oblatrare. Quo- 
inodo enim dicent invisibilem , incorpoream, ina- 
icrise expertcm , et eam qiue mente sola percipi- 
liir, naturam in liumida molliaqne et calida atque 



aav ; Ouxouvs|r;pT;aOto(18) xaO(5Xou tou SoYjJ.aTOc au- 
T(7jv xa\ auT?) Tb Osiov, tTjotaxpaTetTaiTiovTa. — F. 
AuTb o^ (19) ToiJTo, elzov (20) eYto, 7:tJJj dv toTc dvTi- 
XsYouatv dva[j.tft6oXov yiw.^zo, tJi ex 0soiJ elvat Ta 
TdvTa , xa\ ev auTtli TrsptzpaTsTaOat Ta Svto , fj xa\ 
bXiDi Tb elvai Tt 0etov ttj^ Ttjjv ijVTOJV u-SfXsi[jtsvov 
9!jaetij;; 



dura penelrantem in essentia continere res universas, qiiLC siint : cuni nequc cognila cjiisdcmve ge- 
iieris cum iis sit, in quibus versatur, neqiic proptcrea qiiod altcrius ac diversi generis sil, in eis 
esse non possit '/ Ergo penitus ex eorum doctrina exiinatiir cliaiii ipsum divinum Numcn , (luo rcs 



(2) il ixfcijrvyorifovc. Ms. B legit [jitxpoij/uxouc. 

(3) Mdrr}r. Jrls. utnimque [jtovov, eodeiii seiisii, 
(i)'Ev rlri ia-b", vj i''.T() zirc(;. Ita ms. iitriiiiiqiie 

et cditio aiiiii 1 1)7)8 pni inendosa lectione ev Ttvi 
et (iT.i Ttvo; cditionis prioris. 

(5) Mir (leesl nis. A. 

(6) y\"r}','c. Ms. B legit vstii.;. 

(7) OixcSojninaror. Sic iiiriimqiie legit ms. pro 
olxo5o[jir;aovTo;,(|iioil cdila baJiciil.Latiniis interpres 
genuiiiaiii lianc lectioiicm cxprcssit. 

(8) Toijrttjr. Sicct iilriiMKpie nis.; at codcx .V iii 
niargino legit toutou, (piod prieslat, qiiia seriiio cst 
le niundo, |)or qiicni cicalor ejiis demonstraliir. 

(9) 'An6J.v(u::ot'vir. Ms. utruiiique d[ji6XutoTTou- 
otv sensu enileni. 

(10; Xo(pu. Sic utruiiiqiie ms. pro aa-^d incditis; 
liiiflo jiosl rjp:[j.ia. recte cdii. IGJS, pro 6pt|jiaTa, 
(jiiod esl in piioic. 

(II) A(a zovTo. Hoc rcscripsi ex mss. pro 5td 



TOUTdjv qiiod est in editis. 

(!2) ZoK.TOKjbo-ur. Ita rei te cdilio an. 1038, 
pro Cwo-oioOao prioris , consciiliciitibiis iiiss. 

(13) Elrai iiiscriii cx inss. I>ccsl cni.ii iii editis 
niale. 

(li) Tov cco{(aTor deest iii ms. iilioqiic, (|iii,i 
scilii ct cx aiilcceilcntibiis facilc iiiiclligi potcrat. 

(1 ■)) Karh rayrrjf. Ms. utriiiiiqiie xaT' auTf;;, 
recruis, iit piilo. 

(10) Ate/ nr re. Ms. B addil bic vocein tfuatv, 
qiiain in cdilis post dstSr; iliveiiis. 

(17) A(aSvoi(err\r. Sic lcgo ex niss. pro SiaXuo- 
(xsvTjV (iiiod cst iii editis. 1)(! penetratione cniiii, 
iioii aulciii soliitione, sciino cst. 

(18) 'E^yp/iirOcj. Iloc nialiiii cx mss. pro ejoe- 
pisOto qiiod editiim est, 

(19) Ai. Ms. B legit iii textu or;, A vero in iiiai'- 
giiic idcm babet. 

(20) Elxcr. Ms. B etT^tov. 



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■Miivcrsse conlinonliir, ati|ne conscrvantnr. — G.Deliocipsoniinirnni, ini|iinni cgo, qiioinodo ad-- 
vcrsirri non amliigere, iicc liiiliilare possinl , ()iiod cx Dco onmia sint, ci pi!r cnin contineanliir et 
nMiserventur res universa; ; ant sitiie aliiiuoil oiiiiiino Nuincn, (pio I in supcris pnusil rcniin 
luitiira; ? 

M. 'II6^titw-5v[jiiV ("21) TJv, tfTiz':^ , i-\ Tot? A — M.Atilla.Commodinselconvenientiiis, iininit. 
xoiouTOi; dp(jtoSKu-:epoy, [ixfil d|iouv dzoxpfseio? Ta; essct super talibiis silere , ac iion dignari rc- 
l).u)paj Ti xal diTs6s!S Twv irpoTdJswv (2-2), e7;:\ xai sponso slullas pariter el iinpias piopositioncs : 
ttc T<j>v Ostojv d~ayop£u:t Xiyo; [xi] dzoxpivsuOai quippc (livinuni cliain qiiOiUlam (licliiiii vctat re- 
&c,oo^t ev Z]] dypojuvTi (23) auTou' d-,ipwv 51 •rrdvTO); spondcre dcnicnti jnxta dciiKMitiam suam. Slnltiis 
ijT\, xaTdTi>vnpo9T;Tr,v, iiXTj eivatXeyojv f)eov.'E-il aiilein et iiisipiens, ul ail Proplicla, prorsns cst 



6k XP'1 ^"-^ TOUTO ettteiv, epiij aot, (|3r,i"i, Wyov, 
e[jiJiV (21) o'J/_'i, d/.X' (25; ouSk dX).ou TtvJij dvOpto-ou • 
(iixpa? yap ou-o;, oj-t; (2(i) 5" dv f) (27) • d),X' auTiv (28) 
6v -f) XTict; Ttov SvTtiJi/ Std tiov iv outtj Oau[jtd:wv 
Ste?£iatv, dxpoaTT]? dtpOaX^jti; YtviTat, Sti twv oat- 
vo(A£vtov, evTjxouvTO? TJi xapSta tou 50'.poiJ ts xal ts- 



is,qui Dcuin csse ncgat. Sed qiioniam oporlct 
ctiani dc liis diccie, dicain tilil ralionCMn , in- 
qiiit , non meam nec alterins lioniinnm ('iijiisqiiam 
(([iiipiie exigna liicc (]u:cciiiiqiic tainlcin fucrit ) , 
scd eam qiiain crc:itura rcrnm pcr ca , (|u;c in ea 
siiiit miracula, explicat ct ciiarrat , ciijiis crca- 



XVtxou X(ii-ou. BoS ydp dvTtxpu (29) tov ■KotrjTTjv f) lura! aiiditor est oculiis , iicr ca , qii;c apparcnt, 

XTiat? , a'JT(iv tcTjv o'Jpavcov, xaOco; (fTjcitv 6 IIpocfT]- rcsonaiitc , in cordc solcrto panlcr et arlilice ser- 

TTi? (50), Tat? dXaXfjTOt; (31) (f tovai? tt]v 56|av tou mone. Clamore enini palain crcaliira indicat factc- y 

0;o'j StT)YOu[jt£vtov (52). Tt? ydp pXentov ttjv tou rcm , ipsis cielis , ut inqiiit Proplicta , inciraljili- 

TavTi!;? dp[jioviav , toiv ts oupavitov xa\ twv xaTot biis vocibus gloriam Dci ciiarrantibus. Quis cnim 

Yf,v Oau[jidTtov, xa\ (53) tb; svavTito? ^/ov-a ■jrpi; inlucns ct animadvcrlcMis liarinoniam (id cst coii- 

dXXriXa Td aTotx^ta xaTi Tr,v (juitv, r.p>)q ih^ a'JT(iv spirantem , consenliciitiMii ct qiiasi coniincntcm 

td redvTa dy.onh'/ 5id Ttvo; d^j5i]T0u xotvtovia? au[j.- copiilationcni alqiic coagmciitalioiiciii) rcrura iini- 

■iiXexeTat, TT]v Trap' JauTou ouva^iiv exaaTov -rrp!); Tf,v vcrsitatis co"lestiiim(|uc ac. tcrrcstrium iniraculo- 

Tou r.cfnbq Sia[j.ovr,v c;uv£tacf£povTa , xat outs Td rnni, cl qnciiiadmoiliim clcinciila iialura iiitcr scsc 

d[jitxTd TS xai dxoivtbvT]Ta xaTd tt]v w.ixT^za Ttbv coiilraria iiicffabiii ct occuUa (iiiadam socictaie at- 

TioiOTTjTojv (34) Staxtop£t d-' dXXf,Xtov, outs kv dXXf]- que comnninione ad cumdcm omnia scopiiiii alque 



Xot? cfOeipiTat xaTaxtpvd(JLeva Tpb? dXXT]Xa Tai; evav- 
Ttat? TOtiJTTjatv, dXXd xa\ oT? dvtocpepfii; eaitv ■?] tpu- 
(ii; , ^7:'t Ta xdTto if epeTai , ttj; fjXtaxfi.; 0£p[jt(5Tr,To; 
6td Ttbv dxTtvtov •xaTap[5soujr,? • Td T£ e(j.f)ptOTi Ttbv 



intcntlonem unumquodquo siuim viiii ad rcriiin 
univcrsilalis poniiansioncm , diiiationcm ct iiico- 
lumitatein siiiiul conlercntia atquc conlribucntia 
conferuiitnr, implicanlur ct couneclunlur; cnmquc 



(Jtj(j.dTtovdvaxoucf!j£Tai5tiT(bv dT[j.(bvX£-Tuv6(j.£va, juxta qualitatiiin proprietatem neiiiic coiiinuscen 

i>; y.a\ t6 uoojp ■;:api Tr]v iauTou tfjcjiv dvtocj^pk q ncquc coiisociari possiiit, noii taineii scccdiinl ali 

YtvecjOat , S'.' d£po; e^^t ::viU[jc4Ttov (5xo'Jij.£vov (33), inviccin , ncqiie coiitrariis iiiiarilalibus iiitcr scse 

xai Tb aiOipiov 7;up rpcij-j-etov -,'i-jeaOat , tb; xai to coininista atqiie conlcniperata aliiid per aliiid cor- 

pdOos [JiT) d(jiotp£tv (56) TP,; Gsp^jt^^TT^Toc, £7:tx£op.ivT]v ruinpunlnr, sed el illa , qiiibns ea nalura cst , ut iii 

Sk TTJ YT] TT]v £x (37) Ttbv 8;j.6pojv ix[Jidoa [j.tav ouaav sublinie feraritur, deorsiim vcrgniil atque feruntur, 

TT) (fuaet , (jtupiaj Ysvvav pXasTr,(;cdTojv oia-fopd; calore solis per radios dcorsiiin nuciitc ; corporaiinc 

•naat xaTJtXXr.Xov (58) Tot^ u7:ox£t[ji£vo!s £[Jtc?uo[xevr)v • gravia ac pondcrosa snblcvantiir el altolliiiitur per 

TTjv T£ d5uTdTr,v ToO T.6lrju 7:£pt';opdv (39) xat Ttbv vaporcs cxtcnuala , ut el aqua prxtcr sui natiiram 



(21) Mir deest in ms. D. 

(2-2) Ilpvrdcrsior. Etccteita editio aniii 1(J58, pro 
•;:poT£a£ojv in priore. 

(23) '£r zr) dj^pocrurii. Ms. ntruiuqiie xaTa ttjv 
dc(ipoauvr,v. 

(24) 'En6r. Ms. ntriimqiie aildit ^bi. 

(25) 'Ai.r omillit utcrqiic roclcx. 

(20) "OiTziq. "Oaoc liabet A el B iioii paulo rnclius 
alleio illo. Agitur eiiiiii liic de ralioiiis pondcre 
(|iialiiuiifiuc. 

(27) 7/. Cndex B balict elV,. 

(28) .\vzcf. Ita scripsi ex mss. pro o'j tov, (jiiod 
cst in cdiiis pessime. 

(20) "ArziKpv. "AvTtxpu^ A ct 1?. 

(30) At'7tb)^ z.oii. %. o. 6 .-rpc^ijDjf dcsunt iii 
ins. B nicndiise. 

(31) '.\Xa.h\zoiq. Ms. B mcndosc dXdXot;. 

(52) Sn}Yovidrior. .Ms. li iiicinlose 5tTiY0U[jt£vT), 
cx ingcnio forle llbrarii, ([ni cuui Ttb') o-jpavcbv oiiii- 
sissct, ncc vidcrct, quo illiul oiT]You[jt£vojv rcfcrcii- 
di:m csset, ad vocem (fjat; boc vcrbum accoiniuo- 
daiuUiiii putavil. 



(53) Kcd. Adilidi cx ms. ulroquc particiilam banc, 
ab iiilcrprclcLalinn rccteexprcssani. Coiicx A pnst- 
iKinii eam Tib tb; niiiius lectc, at t6 IJ pnciniiin. , 

(o'i) lIo(.czi'izi.jr. Ms. H lcgit toioTfiTcov, malt!. 
l.ibrarii incmoria adliuc iii piicccdcnte vuce io:o- 
TT); occupala erat. . . 

(3o) 'Eiti r<.r£V{icitcjr iycviisror. llascripsi cx 
ntr(i(|iic codicc pro cditis E7:oupavio)v oxo'^[i£vojy. 
Scilirct T?) eroupaviiov cx (■oiiipendio scriplionis 
£771 7:vo)v nalum viddnr. l/ilina versio leclioiieni 
iiost'aiii ctiaiii liic rcpra'Sciilal. 

(30) 'AiWipi:n: lla rectc cditio aniii lOob, pro 
d7:o(AOip£tv, quoil esl in cdilo. 

(37) ''Ex oiiiitlit ms. 15 nieiidose. 

(38) KazciXlri-lor. Ltcrque codex Iiabct xaTa/.- 
Xf,).(o£, idiine rcctius. 

(bO) Tcv :tc.Xov .tgpiyopdr. Iri calccms. .\ ad lias 
voccs lioc lcgiliirscbolicn : IloXo; -xaX^iTat ■ro 0'jpd- 
vtov aobij.a, 7:apiT6 7:oX£taOat, TOuT£aTt oTpEcfsaOcxi. 
To^jT^S cfr,aiv £X TrXetcjvojv auYX£taOat ocfatpojv, tov 
Trv [ji£V £5t.)T£pav 7.7X Td; Xot7:d; -riiptexouaav^ TV^ 
d~' dvaT-)X(bv *7:\ 5ua[jid; xivstaOat xtvr,atv, TJt; 0«. 



27 



S. GREGOlill NYSSKNl 



?.S 



ad siipcra foraUir, per aeroni flLilibiis vet ta, cl a;ilie- . tvT!,^- vcJ-Ahurj -tjv i-Kl xh IjjiTtaXtv x!vr,aiv, xi.^ is 

reus igiiis atl terrain defer;ilur, adco ut et inficii;c Ozoopo,u.3[; xa\ -ra; (iuv66o'j^, xa>. xi^ ^vapjjiovEou^ 

parlcs caloiis expertes noii sint, Ll leriiesupeirusus 4TO3-:aci;i? twv ajTpajv 6 TauTa p>iiciov titi Sia- 

i!iilu-iuni liuiuor, cum uiius uatura sit, iiinunicras vor.xiy.w Tr,; ipux^? ooOaXiiw , 5pa oux^ cfavrpi; jx 

geriiiiuuni pruducal diHVrculias oiiinibus subjeetis luiv cpaivoii^jtov 5iSasxs-ai, oti Oeta 5uva[jL[;!vT£xv(5i; 

apic alque acconiniodate inliuireiis, atque insidens : xs xai aotpii toT; ouatv i[ji?atvo;j£VTi, xa'i oii 7ravT(i.>v 



celerriniaui iteni axis in orbeiu circumque rotunduni 
conversioneiii aiqiie revoluiionein , inlcrioruuKnie 
(•irculoruiu in contrariuni niotioneni , subjectioues- 
que el congrcssus coitusve alque conciniias, aptas, 



^ixousa T3t [jtepT) (40) suvapjxi^it t(o oXto, xat TioXov 
au[iT:),r,pot ev tot; [jtcpsat, xa\ [nta Ttvt Trjptxpaxst- 
Tat Suvi[tct t6 Ttav (41), auTi ^v iauTip [idvov [xal 
TTSpl JauTb xivou[jt£vov] (42), xa\ oijTE XT]y6v to-e 'cr,^ 



ratas, constantes , convenientes et xquaies digres- xtvTiasco;, o&xs si^ aXXov Ttva t(5t:ov napa t?)v, ev (p 
siones distaiiliasque siderum : h*c si quis oculis ^aTi^iisOiaTa^jisvov;— r.Kxt7:(Ii.j,ctrov,fji:splTijrvat 
jnlelligenti;e atque aeic niontis intuelur, aiinoii 'th'^ Qih^j rJ.G-\i, y.oi\ zriv <\'\)xr',-J S-hai xt^v di'SptiiT.iji\'j 
opertc per ca qii;u apparenl , docetur qiiotl divina auvaT:oSstxvuatv ; Ou Y3cp 5t) Tautdv saTt tio 0sip t) 
vis aitificiosa solersque iii rebus universis appa- ^"X'!» ^'''^ si t6 ev 6ijioXoyoTto (45) sTvai auvo[ioXo- 
reiis , alque per oninia pcrtinens ac fusa cuni B V-'^05(t TtdvTco, xa'iT6 XstrcJ^isvov. 
ji;irles acconimodat ei adaptat toti , tuni lctuiii pariibus cxplet , alquc una quadain vi rcruin univor- 
sitas cooroctur et coniiiictur, dum iiisa in se ipsa nianet, et circum se ipsa inovetur, ac nioveri nun- 
quam dcsiiiit, iicque in aliiim quemdam locuiu, pnuter cum , in quo csl, transmisrat?— G. Ei quo 
paclo, inquam, argumentum, quo Deum esse fides fii , simul eiiain auimaiu liumanani esse demonslrat? 
Non eiiim ulique cadem cum Dco res aniiua cst, ut si unuin esse concedatur, prorsus etiam de altero 
iiou dubitetur. 

II. Atilla cDicilur, inq;iit, a sapicnlibus homo M. 'IIo^, AiysTat (44), ifi\(j\, Trapi tiov aocftov 

parvus quidam esse nuindiis, q;ii in sese lixc [J.txpoj Tt; slvai xoa[jtoj 6 avOpojTtoj, Tauta T::pt- 

flenieiila coniineat, ex quibus renim universitas ^x'^'' '^'^ ^sfJ^cip Ti sTotxsTa, oT; ib icav au^ATts- 

constat atque completa est. Quod si li;ec opinio TcXrjptoTai. EtSk 4X^)61)? ouxo; 6X(5Yo?(£otxE 6^), TiX* 

Tera est, ut esse videlur, forsitan iion opus lia- oux av itipa; iSsf,OriiJi£v (43) au[j.ixaxfa? eI? t!) ^s- 

buerimus alio auxilio ad coufiriiiandani eani quam 6aicoOrivat TnitvoTtsp^nJjuxiis uT:£tXr;cfaiJtsv (iO). TTCt- 
de anima concepiiiius opinionem : censeinus au- ^ Xficfa[jisvolT!)£tvaiauTT]v xaO' ^autJiV EVEjTiXXay^AivT] 

lcm eain per sese pr;cditani esso iiatura propiia, ts xa\ tSta^ouari '.^uast , 7:api Tr,v aa);jLaTtxTiv itaxu- 

peculiari, eximia, diversa alque ;ilia qiiani corpus (Jiipstav. 'fl; yip TtavTa tov x^ijijiov 5ta ttj; ataOTiTt- 

quod ex crassis p;iilibus constal. Ut enim uiiiver- xr,; (ivtiXf,c}scij; ETttytvtoaxovTs; , 5i' auTTJ; Ti]? xaTO 

sum muudum auxilio scnsuum cognoscenles, per Tf,v ai'aOr,atv f]tjia)v evspYsta; st? ti)v tou unsp ai'- 

ipsam nos:roriini sensuiim aclionem atque efllcien- aOriatv 7:pc!YiJ.aTo; (47) xa'i. vofi[i.aTOs Svvotav 6Stiyou- 

ti;im dcduciiimr ad consideratioiiem nolioneniqiic [JsOa (4S) , xa\ y^''^'^*'' ^[^'''^ * 690aX[jt6; 4p[j:Tivsuj 

rei, opinioiiis ct inldleclus sensum suporantis, tt]; TtavToSuvapiou aoyta?, tti; tcp TtavTl p.sv evOeio- 

atiiue oculus nobis cxsistil iiilerpres omnipotentis p(Ju[J.ivr,;, t'jv ok xaT' auTT]v (49) tou TtavTS; TteptSs- 

sapieiilise, (|uae in rciuni qiiideni iinivorsitate cer- Spay^Jtivov 3i' JautTJg [JiT]vuouar,;,- outoj xal Tzph^zhv 

iiiiur, eiim vcro, qui per ipsam solus rcs univer- Jv fi[itv pXiitovTscxiaiJiov, ou [iixpi; Sx°H'-^ '^'■f°Pf-^? 

sas undique coniprcliendit atque complexus esl, itpi; ti Sti Ttov cfatvoiJ.iviov xa\Tou xExpu[ji[i£Vou u^O; 

per sese indieat : il;i duiii eum quoque, qui in xaTaaToxaaaaOat. KixpuTiTai Ss JxsTvo, 3 so' 4auT0'i 

nobis est, miiiidum intiieinur, liaud parva subsidia iiv vor,T<5v te (51) xa't a£t5s;5ta<p£UY£t tt]v aiaOr,t;xf]. 

iiabeiiius por ea qii.i! apparcnt , eli;im ad id (piod xatav(jr,aiv. 

occultum esl, conjeclura perveniendi. Id aulein in scse occullum et absconditum est, quod ct iiiciiio 
el iiilelligentia perripitur form;vqiie cxpers cst, quoJ sensuum effugii animadversioiiem. 

G. Alqueego:Voruin sapientia quidem, inqu;ini, D F. KaY<jJEt;tov 'AXXi ttjv (52) xoij TtavtJi; uTtsp- 
qux in suDcris partibus ([uasi iii arcc reruni xsiiJLivT]v aotpEav Stitiov £vOetopou[i.iv(jjvTTi cpijaeiTiov 



Xot7:aj Ti;v svavttav. -Ilspijpopdv. TaiJTaTtivTa 5ta- 
(sopai Etatv xtv:^astov xa\ axiastov 7:p6j iaXXr,Xa ttov 
fiatptov. 

(40) Ta jiiprj. Ms.utrumque TiTS. 

(41) Svrdjtei rd xdr. lla rccto eilitio aiini 1G38. 
Aliter liabct inlorpnnciio iii cditione 1GI.'), sod 



fBilvv.1 IIUIII.1. Illl l.l l)lll|l>l l>> III I. U IIK'111.. l\JI-ft »1. 

ineiidosc. C.odox li pro scqiiciiti aCiTo lcgit malo autij 

(42) Hepl iavzd xivovftRi^or. Ita scripsi ex iiis. 
A pro cdito 7:£p't aut>j Y'-v'J[Jtsvov. Gotl, 1) inoiidose 
7:£p't iautou. Ca;lera consenlit. 

(43) 'Ojic.loyoTTo. lia nlorquc codcx pro eo 
quod ediiio 1G38 habct (o;j.oXoYstto, et alteia piior 
Ciji.o/.6-(oixo. 



(44) 'H di, AEif.Tui. In calce codicis A hanc iii- 
veiiis iiotani, evteOOsv xkc, itsp^t (i^uxT)? i.r.oot'i\zi.q 
Ypicpsi. 

(4.^) 'Eder\Ori}iEr. X B SsT]0£(r][jtsv. 

(4C) 'YjiF.i.li'}-pa}ier, elc. 1$ 0:r£tXficpa[j.ev • U7t£i- 
Xf,Cj)aiJt£v ol iauTf]v ££r,XXaY[J.ivTi. 

(47) IlfdTfiaror;. A li 7tpiY|j;aT(5? te. 

(48) '08i\xoiiiiel)a. 11 7:ooi]Yo'JiJ:eOa. 

(49) luit' uvzi'{v. A xaO' iauTov. 

(;"iO) Tov Hejifvnnirov. Iii calce codicis A t?,; 
cJ/uxTig SriXovoTt. 

(51) "Or 1-oHTVv zs. A o vor^T^Jv T£. 

(52) W.Ua Ti'tr. A B «XXi Tr]v [Jiiv. 



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oVTUjv ao^tjvTExaiTsxvjxwv/.dvwv, svTTJ ip|jiov!a (.')">) A pi';Ksiili'l uiiiver.siU\li pcT c;is, qiix- spM^lanliir iil 



TaOTj; xa\ S'.azo3;jiTiJi! Suvatdv ' jtiv avaXoYtciajOai ■ 
iyxTjS ok Yvuatj 6ei tiijv xaxi th zwy-a SstxvujJtivojv 
Tt'.; av Y^votTO toi? iTti t(7)v ^atvotjt^vujv Tb y.purxiv 
dvtxvtuoujiv; — M.Ka\ [jiaXtcrTa ("il) |«.iv Tot , (ftiilv 
fj ■JvapO^vo;, Tot; xaTi t6 tjo-yJiv ixstvo -apiyY-^-I-''' 
Yivtojxitv 4auTou? £T:tOu^C'ujtv' el xav f) (55) otoa- 
axaXo; Ttjjv iript ti^uxTJ? unoXTnJ/stov auTT] V) ^"^X'!' ^^^' 
SijXd? Tt; (5(!) xa\ dji\u.aTo;, xaTaXXTjXd); Trj iota 
(fuset Jvsppusa (57) ts xa\ xtvouix^vr,, xa\ 5ti twv 
aio[jtaTtx(ov lipYivtov Ti; t5(aj xtVTjait? evSstzvujjifvr,. 
'fl yip i5pYavtxT] tou ato[jiaTO? auTT) StaTXcur^ , EaTt 
{;.kv o'JOcV ^TTOV xa"i irX TiJov (iTtovcXptoOcVTtov (58) 
6ti OaviTou, iXX' dxtvriTO? (59) (Jtivjt xat dvevcp- 
■]CT|To;, Tr,; (J-uxtxTis Suvijjtsoj; ev a^JTTJ [jt^ o^joti^. Ktvit- 
Tat Sl -izt oTav f\ ts (GO) at-0r,3ti; £v toi; (ipYivot; r\, 
xa\ 6ti TTiJ ataOfjas(oj f) votjttj 6'Jva[Atj 6itixti(GI) 
TaT? iSiatj 6p[jtat; auYxtvouaa iTp6s "zh Soxouv Ti 
ipvavtxi atjOTiT:?ipta. — F. Tiouv.sT^TZOV^sJTivfi <}u/ti ; 
e! 6uvaT'jv lix''? '^'■'''^ '^'T'' ?"""■' uTioYpatfTJvat , tu; dv 
Tt; livoizo ■fiii.1'1 Tou uiTOXSt(Jt^;ou 6;i Trj; UTioYpa^Ti; 
xaTav(5Tiat;. Ka\ i\ 5:6aaxaXos, — M.^AXXot i>.hj aXXoj;, 
<fi\i3\, t6v 7Ccp\ OfJTrj; d-e'.pf|VavTo X(5yov, xaTi ■zh 
Soxouv ^xaiTo; dptJ-^iJisvot, -fi 6i ^[ASTipa ■nip^ «'Jti]; 
5(5|a ouTto; e/sf 1'uxti ^iTtv o'jata Yevvr,Tri (G2), 
oOaia ^toaa, vospi, ato[JtaTi ipYavtxto xa\ ataOriTtxu), 
6'jva[jttv ^iuTtxTiv xa\ Ttiv aiaOriTtov dvTiXTiTiTtxf,v 5i' 
JauTf,; Ivtouaa (G3), sto; av ti SsxTtxT) toutiov auv- 
^aTTixs (G-i) (fjai;. Ka't ot;jia TauTa XsYouaa 6stxvu7t 
Trj X-'P^ 't^'' taTpfiv t^jv st:'*. OsoaTTsia to'j a(i);jiaTo; 
a'jTT) 7:poaxaOfi[jtsvov , xat (fr,aiv 'EyY'JS ''l!^'''' '''>'' 
eipTl[Alvtov fi [iipTupIa. nij; y^P> etTisv (65;, outo; 
ii:t6aX(j)v zt\ dpTrjpfa T'r,v Ttov 6axTuX(ov d(ff,v, dxo'Jst 
Tp(i7:ov Ttvi 6ti TTi; d-Tixfi; aiaOfiasto; tti; (puasw; 
•TTp?»; auTov pocjar,^, xa't Ti tota 7:iOri 6triYou[XcVTi; , 
OTt cv iTttTdasi la-\ t^ ato[jtaTi t6 dj5,dtoaTr,[j.a, xal 
47t6 TtovSs Ttov OTrXaYx^^^tov f) viiao; (iop[JiriTai , xal 
£7:1 Toai4v5s 7:apaTstvet tou tfXoY[Jtou f] ^TtiTaai; ; 
AtodaxsTat Sk xa\ u-h tou OcjOaXiJLO^j aXXa TotauTa , 
7:p6; TE t6 a'^ri[jta tti; xaTaxXiasto; ^Xi-iDV, xa\ T.ph^ 
tJjv T(ov aapx(jjv TrixsStiva. Ka't tij; l7:iaTi[jtatvst Tf,v 
Ev6ov ^tiOsatv, x6 ts eT6o; tou xp(o[JtaTo; , uTitoxpov 
TS Bv xat xoXtTi^s;, xa\ f^ T(Tjv ii[j:;jiaTtov ^oXt) 7:sp\ 
T(ov Ju7:ouvTtov (66) xa\ dXYUvov a'JT0[jt4Tto? SYxXt 



natiira r(!ruiii, soleilcs el arliliciosas ralioiics, iii 
hac apla, coiicinna, conseiiliciili altiiic conspiranli 
(lislinclion(\ dcscripiionc aUiiic ditjeslioMC polcst 
aiiiiiKKlverli al(|iie a:sliinari : uniiiix' vcro cognilio 
pcr ea qiia' in corpore oslciuhiiitiir, qiiaMi iiii coii- 
tingcrc pnssit iis ([iii pcr appareiitia ([uod oc- 
cuilnni cst, invcsligani'?.M. Ai(|iic adiiioduin sanc, 
ini|uil virgo, vel ipsu anima, jiixla scitiiin illud pric- 
ccplmn, seipsos iiosccrc ciipiciitibus, opinioiiu:ii 
atiiiic pcrsuasioniini dc aiiiiua satis idoiica sufli- 
cicnsque inagistra csl, nciiipe (iiiod cxpers inaliTiai 
et iiicorporca qua;dani sit, qiiae ad suaiii naturani 
acconiinodate ct operclui ct niovealiir, ct per ii.i- 
struineiila coriioialia suas niotioncs oslendal. 
B Instriinicntoriini cniiii coiporis Ii:cc digcslio al([uo 
apparatus est ((uiilciniiiliiloininiis in inorte |icrciii- 
ptis cl exslinctis, scd quod aiiimaivisiii ca iioii sit, 
cxpcrs inaiicl et inotiunis cl aclionis. Movctur aulcni 
tiinc, fuiii cl scnsiis iiistriinicnti csl, et pcr scii- 
siiiii iiitelligcndi vis atqiie facullas i>crliiict :itqiie 
pervadit una cum suis conaliljus ct appelilionibus 
quo visiiin fucrit, siniul niovens sensiiuni instrii- 
niciila. — G. nuidi;.^ilur,inqiiaiiLestaniina'' si forte 
polcsl alii[ua ralionc luitiira cjiis dcsignari aUiue 
describi, uL cx ipsa delinealione atque d'scii- 
ptione aliquo inodi) qiioil proposiltiin esl, aiiini- 
advertatur ctcognoscaliir.— i\l. Et niagistra , Alii 
qnidein alitcr, iiiiiuit," ralioncin ejiis cdidcrunt, 
proiit ci;«([ue vidcretur, definiciitcs : nostra vero 
de ca scnteiilia talis csl : Aninia cst esscnlia 
gcnerata, esscnlia viveiis, iiilclleclualis, corporeis 
sensuu«n iiistiuineiitis vivendi, atqiie ca quse ca- 
(liint sub sciisus pcrcipicndi f.iciiltalcin ac vim 
pcr sese siiggcrens ct iiiimittciis, quandiu capax 
earum rerum natura constarc vidc;ilur. Et siimil 
liacc diccns, nicdicuin, qui ei curandi corporis 
Cflusa assidcbat, maiiu oslciidit, et ait : Praisto 
nobis eslcoium qu:e dicta suiit lcstiiiioiiiiiiii. Quo- 
nam enim modo, inquit, liic tactu digitoruni ad 
arleriam adhibito, per tangendL sensum ([uodain- 
modo aialit ad ipsuin clamantcm naturam, siiasqne 
afTectiones et a^gritudines cnarranlcni, (|uod in 
increniento nimirum et in intentione corporis iii- 
vo[ji£vTi. 'fiaa'JT(o; 6^ xa\ f\ dxoT) (C7) twv (5[jto:(ov ^ firmitas sit, et ab his visccribus iiiorbiis cxoriiis 



6t5daxaXo? y^''''^^" . '^'J' 5c (68) t:uxvo) tou daO(jtaTo;, 
y.3.\ T(p auvsxot6o;jL£V(;) (iiETi Trj; ivarivofi; aTsvaYlJKT) 
Tb 7:40o; £::tYtV(oaxouaa. Etuot 6' av Tt; [jit,6e Tf,v 
8atppr,atv tou s7:taTfi[jtovo? dvsirtaxsT^Tov eTvai tou 
TdOou;, dXXi 5ti tti; ■KoiS.q tou daO[jtaTo; iot^STTiTo; 
fc::tYtvtoaxstv t6 £YXExpu[ji;jL£vov Tot; arXaYXvot; dj5- 

(.55) '.\ppcrig, elc. svap[jtovtti) Ta^JTT) 5iaxoa(jtTiast. 

(51) Mcilieta. B [jtiXa. 

(.55) El xar i\. A B ixavf;. 

(56) "Aiodcc: tk;. A B 'i.\i'iA- Ti; JaTt. 

(.57) 'Ersfycvca. B evspYou;i6jr,. 

(58) \\.-zcrs!fpci>Oirra>y. A d7:ovapxtoO^VTtov. 

!59) ^Axlrt^zr^. A B dxtvTjTi; Te. 
GO) "Orur )'i te. B ot' dv f) Te. 
61) Aii]xri. A 6tfiXT)Tat. 
02) rerrnnl B Ysvr,'af,. 



sit, ct tandiu prorogetur ac durei ardoris vehc- 
montia? .\lque :ilia qiioque talia discit ab oeiilo, 
diim vcl ad figuram et liabiliim decumbentis, vel 
ad carnium tahem atqiie coUapsionem respicit. Et 
qucmadmodum el spccies coloris vcl siibp:illidi 
vel biliosi, et oculorum ictus ad habitum doloris 

(63) 'Eriovca. A B Ivtstaa. 

(Gi) Ivrscr^ne. A in marginc auvsaTT.xjta tfa:'- 

VOtTO. 

(65) /7(0f yiip sl.tsr. In calco codicis A liaiic 
nolam invenies : £r),usttoaa'. OT:a); iaTp6v si; (Jtap- 
Tupiav xaXsi. 

(GG) rtor Ju.touyZMV, clc. A B t?) Xu-o'Jv ts y.aX 
dXYEt'ji5v. 

(67) 'II dxci). B f) pof). 

(68) TCfi 6e. B t(T) ts. 



5' S. CllEGOHIl NYSSENI 

i.uliicm alque iristiluc siia sponte inclinaus inlci-- A (5d)jTrii;.a. 'Ap- o3v d jjt^ ti,- Suva.ai? ?iv votjtti ^i 



D3i!i significal affeclionem, atqne ilidcm amlitus 
qiioque similinm m-gisler cxsisiit, tum cx fn;- 
quenii ac crelira anlielalione, tum cx gcmitu siniul 
i;im respiratione cdito KgriUidincm cognosccns. 
IMxerit aulcm aliquis, ne odoratum quidem pcrili 
«1011 possc animadvertere ct iioiare iiiorbum, sed 
pcr certam qnamdam anlieliins qualiiatem agno- 
jccre in visccribus laleiilcm inlirmitatcm. Nunquid 
Mgilur lurc ficri posscnl, nisi aliqua vis quse mciilc 
cernitur el sub intclligcntiam oadit, iinicni(iue 
sensuura adcssel instrumento? Quid nos manus 
ab se ipsa doccre poiuisset, nisi cogilntio mcntis 
et intelligcutia ad subjccti cogniiioucm ladum 



lxaa-(;j Toiv aiaOriTTiftuv -apoOia ; Ti av T];ia; fj 
yzip 019' JauT^? iSioa^ato, \).r\ zr^^ svvoia; r.phi Trjv 
Tou u-ox£t!i£vo'j yv(Tj3'.v Trjv «Yriv doriYOiJjri? ; Tt 8' 
3iv ii dxoi] (09) SiavoEas St£f£UY;j;£vr] , 5) i-^07.X[Lh^ , 
j] (iU)CTr,p (70), i^ aXXo ti ai30r|Trip'.ov •Jtpo^ Tr]v £i;i- 
yvojTiv Tou ^rjTouixivQ-j (juvTJpYrisiv, £i E9' 4auT0'j 
p.'ivou TO'JT(t)v £-/.a3Tov f|V ; 'A).X' 3 ~avTojv £Jt\v aXr]- 
GijTaTov (71) , 3 xaXoj; ti; t(ov it,w TC£7:a'.o£up.ivoiv 
fiiraov pivTijxovsusTai, t!)V vouv Elvai Tbv dpoJVTa (72i, 
xa\ vouv Tbv iixo'J0VTa. Et yip (Jt'1 toutoSoit; ti; (73) 
iiXr,0^r £tvat, ■rcto?, e.l-1 uu, Trpbg Tiv iiXiov ^Xetzwv, 
xaOdi; £St5i:/_0rj5 rrapa tcj StSajxaXou ^Xi-Jtv, oux 
030? cfaiv£Tai Totj roXXot;, tououtov a'JT6v tpf)? Elva'. 



? Qiiid ilem audiius a menie sejunclus, T(p [JiEYiOEt Toij xuxXou , aXX' Ci^EpCaXEtv TzoXXarcXi- 
, aut nasus, aut aliijuod aliud scnsuum ^ ata (74) Tto [iiTpfo Tiaiav tt;v y^v ; Oux £7i£iori Tri 



deduceret ? 
aut oculus, 

' "~' ' « - — \'""/ "V (**"t'V .'-.-•«' "J' J 'I' » ."'-" j -n 

instrumenlum ad cognilioncm rci qiufsitre ailjuva- ■itoia xtvrjaEt, xa\ toT? -/povtxot; t£ xa\ To-txoT; oia- 
rel, si pcr scsc soluui liorum iinumquodquc osset? CTri;jiaat , xa"t Tai; £xX:t7:-txaT.; alTtai; it\ Stavoia 
Scd omniuui esl verissimum, quod quidam cxler- Sti twv tfatvoiJiivojv dxoXouOr'|aa; , Oapitov ar^oaai- 
nis liueris ac disciplinis eruditus pra;cl:ire ac rectc voiv (75) t6 outoj; E/£tv ; 

dixisse mcmoratur, nicnlem esse niniiruni qux videat, mcnleni ilcni qiia; aiidial. Nam nisi quis 
lioc dederit essc veriim, quo paclo, dic tu, cuiii solcm inlucris, qucmadmoilum a magisiro intiieri 
didicisti, non quantus ,vuIgo bominibus apparet, tantum cum esse ais, sed aniplitiidinc ac iuagiii- 
tudine orbis iiiuiiis partibus superare lcrram universam? annnn quod certuui quciijdam iiiolum, 
temporumque pariter ac locorum distantias et intervalla, defectionumque causas pcr apparentia 
mcnte sccutus sis, confidenter pronuiilias alqiic ccnses, iia sc rem habcre ? 



Alque cliani lim« diminutionem ct incrcmen- 
tiim cum vides, pcr eara qua; appaiet in cle- 
nienio figuram alia discis, videlicet cam et cx „ 
sui natuia splendoris expertcm cssc ct eircum 
terrx proximum orbem versari atqiie vagari ; Iiicem 
aulem atqiic splcndorem acciperc ab radiis solis, 
quemadmodum naturaliter Heri solet in speculis, 
(pix solem in sese rccipientia non proprios red- 
dunt splendores, sed luminis solaris, quod lu- 
mcn ex Ia;vi glabroque ac nitido corpore in 
conlrarium rcllcctitur al(]uc reverbcralur. Quam 
rem, qui sine scrutatione aique judicio intueniur, 
cx ipsa liina splendorem exsistere arbitrantur, 
Quod autem id ita non sit, binc dcmonstratur, 
(|uod ex diamctro quidem e rcgionc solis facla 
loto qui ad nos speclat orbe illuminatiir ; in brc- 
viori autem ei angustiori siio loco citius lustrato 
tirculo in quo versatur, priusquam sol scmcl D 



Ka't TTic a£XT;vTi; (76) (Jt£io)aiv te xa\ au^r^jtv pXI- 
•iTOjv, aXXa StSasxEi (77) Sti tou tp atvop.£vou T:£p\ zb 
STOtxEtov (j/ri[jtdTO)v (78) , t'j, a^^YY''! "^' '■^"''- auTijv 
xaTi TTiv iSiav cfjaiv, xa\ tov 'TrpiiaY^"''' xuxXov TtEpt- 
■jzolih) • Xa;jtTi£t (79) o^ (80) iTzh t(ov ■JiXiaxuiv dxTJ- 
V(OV, (0{ eT:\ t(ov xaT^iTiTpojv Y'V£aOat 7:s'juxivat (81) 
Tbv fjXtov, £'f' ^auTtov oc/iiJLEva o^^ix (82) iSia? auYas 
dvTi5iSoj3tv, dXXa (85) tou ■fiXtaxou tfojT?»? Ixtou Xeiou 
xat iTiXSovToi; a(o;jtaTo; £i; zh £;x7:aXtv dvaxXoj^iivou. 
'OaTZcp (8-1) ToT;; dviJsTda-oj; pXsTcoustv i? auTrjj 
oox^t TTJi; cEXfiVT); Etvat tJj tfiyya^. AsixvuTat S^ zh 
p.r] ix£tv (85) , OTt Yivo[j.ivTi (86) ;jtev dvTt7:p(53oj7:o; 
Ttij -fiXitp xaTd StdjjtETpov oXtj) Tto 7:pb; ■Jj.u.a; §Xi7:ovTt 
x'>xX(.) xaTa^ojTiTeTat • Iv iXdTTOvi ok T(p xaT' au- 
TTiv (87) Torct;) OaTTOv T:£pt0'j3a (88) tov iv 6> iuTi 
x'JxXov, 7:p'tv ot7:a5 tJiV r,Xtov 7:Epto5£uaot tSv tStov 
SpojJiov, 7:Xiov r) SojSExdxt; a'JTr; (89) tSv xaT' aij- 
TTiv (90) 7:£ptipx£Tai. Aib aupL^alvEt [Jtr] ds\ T:£7tXr) 



(0) 'H ax.01]. A xa\ dxoTi. 
(70) MvKTrip. A 6' p.ux-f,p. 
•{71) 'AJ.riO£(TTaTcr. B dXriOiaTEpov. 
(72) TCr rour elriii r. cpHrTa. Iii calce codi- 
cis A ila : olptai tV; Miva-;5pov Etvat. 
(75) TovTO dolrj Ttq. Aoir; Tt; toOto. 

(74) 'Y:TsfSaAelr JCo.UuaJ,. A B u7:Ep6dXX£tv 
«oX.Xa7:Xaaiovt. 

(75) 'A.TOtfaimr. A d7:o-.paivT]. B d7:o'.patvr,TO. 

(76) X£,l)))-7)c. In marginc t"o'j A scliolii loco : 
'E7:Eia2-,CT0v £x TO'j f|X;ou TO (jio; f, CEXfivr, l/£i xa\ 
T^posY^i'')? 7:£pt7:oX£t. Iii calcc vero ejusdcm codicis 
cadtm fere obseivalio, niulatis aliqiiantiiliim vcr- 
liis, rcciirrit ila : Ir,[jt£i(oaat 7:£p\ asX-fivr,;, OTt 7:poj- 
YEtto; 7:£pt7:oX£t. 'Ev Ydp tt) 'tvoozipy. UyCi.ipa., i^Ti; 
r.po^-fv.o-.ipa, tfaatv Etvat' xai xtvEisOoi Tr,v 3£- 
Xrvrv 



(77) AiSdcricEi. B Stodaxri. 

(78) i'x?-,y(«r(.)j'. A B 3/f,;j.aTo;. 

(79) A.dii:iF.i. A Xd;j:7:£tv. 

(80) M. B ol a'JT-fiv. 

(81) IlepvyJrai, ctc. A 7:i!fux£v • d to'j fjXiou i'/ 
eauTtov. B 7:£'.fuXEv 'a.. 

(82) Ovx deesl B. 

(85) 'A.Ud dccsi B. 
(Si) "Qo-^sp. A S7:£p. 

(8,"j) Mi) 'iyeir. A B [jtr) cjto); ^/stv. 

(86) rirofchn}. A Y£vo[Jt£VTi. 

(87) Aar' auT'i\r. B xaO' ^auTiiv. A in margine 
xaO' eauTriv. 

(88) nepiovca. Br^Epttouso. 

(89) AwD/. B auTi]. 

(90) /inr" (tvitiy. A ct B xaO' iauTf,v. 



o:> 



l)E AM1M\ ET RliSURRECliONn:. 



(MsOixi (fio-h; (0\) -h aioiydov ■ o\i ykp ii.bisi bj ■:il> \ sm\m coiilicial ci\isiiiii, ipsa siiiiiii ;inip!iiis (liio- 
iruxvij) TTi? 7:£pi6oou oir,v:x(Iij dv-iTcpostozoj (92) decifS coniplcl oibnii. \}iiaiiiobreiii accidil, ut iion 
O^st;, aTiav tb irp?)? f][jia? tti; {jsXirjvri? [jLdpo; 5c4 ttuv stmpcr clenicntnm luna; plcnnin luiuinis sit; naiii 



:?)),ia/.(i)v axilvtov its9w-iJ[Ji^vov £7tO!T,<iev , oiJTto; 
OTav 'mX ti Ti/iYta Y^vETat (95) xoO f,Xio'j ■roO del 
xa-' atuTbv Y'V'^i^-''0" (9*) ■^'i? (i;).riVT,? f,[xtc;tfaip[ou 
£iiXa;jt6avo[jLsvou xji xoO (95) dztivtov ■zipiM.f^ , t& 
Tcpfi; fiy-ii xat' avdYxrjv dTroaxta^cxai, dv:itJisOi3-a- 
[iivT]; T^? Xa[jn:r,S(5voj «7:6 Tou [i7] 6uvatx£vo'j 7:pii? 
t6v i^jXtov pXoTtitv [Xipou^ e7t'i t6v (9G) ds\ y.a.i' Jxst- 
vov Yiv(5[isvov, £to; dv u7:o6iiaa (97) xai' EuOetav liv 
VjXiay.iv xuxXov xaii vtiiTOU Tr,v dxTiva 8£§r]Ta'., xa\ 
ouTtjj Tou dvtoOsv fj^jtsatpaipiou •resptXa^A-^sOivTO? dopa- 
Tov -:oist xb 7;p6j ^[Jid? iJi.s,'''^;, t6 stvat (98) xaOiXou 
Tji toia 9'jjsi d-fsyys; xa\ d-jtoTtiTov • orrp 6)) 7iav- 



qiia; siium ciirsuin exigiio tcniporis spaiio sn.>po 
conncit , crebro circniiu oi, riiii loiigo toniporis 
iiitervallo siiiiin orbciii histrat, adversa perpeliioiioii 
n;aiiet, scd qiieiiiadiiiodiuii dii cclo soli advcrsus liiiuc 
siuiscllicitutoinnisillius ca pars,qua!ad nosspcctal, 
a radiis solis luincn accipiat ati|iic colliislreliir : ila 
ubi cx transvcrsosoli fuerit 0|)|Kisita, quoniani ea di- 
niidia gUibi liinaris pars, qiia' sciiipcr ipsi soli oiipo- 
sita cst aiiiplcxu radioriiin iiilcrccpta colhiccl ; allcra, 
qnx ad nos pcrlinet, umbra necessario obducilur, 
transcunic iiimirum splcnilnre abca paite qu.-csolcni 
aspiccre non potcst, ad illaiii partcni (|iia: sciiiper illi 



TsXr;? ToiJ oToixsiou [jtsiojst; XiYSTat. Et Sk T.apilfiT[ U csladvcrsa,doncc dircdo siibii-iisorlicni solisa lcrgo 
zdXtv xbv iiXtov xaTi tt]v tSiav tou op6yLo\i xivTjtrtv, radiiiinaccipial,alqiic ita colliisliaia cadiiuidiaparle 
xa\ sx 7:XaYiou YsvotTO ttj dxitvt, ih 7:(:!) i5XiYou sp!ia;ia;, (jua; siipra cst, illaiii qii;K ad nos .spectat, 
dXa[;.-s; u-.oXd[Jt7:stv dpjjsTat (99) , lii? dxTtvo? d7:i quoniani cx sui iiauira proisus.splciuloris ct liiiiiiiiis 
ToiJ -s(ptoTtJ[isvou TTpbj T& T£to?d;?avJ;;(l) nsTtG'J3r];. cxpcrs cst, visui subducit : (jiiod iiiiiiiriiiii plciia 
aiqiie pcrfcda ipsius elcmenli diniinutio dicitnr. Qiiod si rursus sui cursus motii solcm pr;cicriciit, 
clcx Iransverso radio fuerit opposila, qiiod paulo ante luinine'caiebat, luccrc incijiil, traiiscunli; radio 
ab illurainala parlc ad eani, quae liactemis splcndoris expcrs erat. 

Yidcsne qualium reriim tibi visus magisicr sit. 



'Opaj oT(iv (2) 3ot YtvsTai ^ &it; Stod-xaXoj, oux 
fiv (jot 7:Kpai/0[j;sv(] 6t' JauTrj,; Ttuv TOtouTtov ttjv 
Ostopiav (5), si (Jtf| Tt ouv (•l) th Std Ttjjv B'}stov 
pXsTttov (ri) , 3 TOi; xai' (zl'a9T,(jtv Ytvo>ixo[jL£vot? oitSv 
Ttatv doriYotj xsxpT)[j.svov 5ta Ttijv <fatvo[j.ivtov , ett\ 
Td [1.1] pXs7:()[Jisva (6) SiaSusTai ; Ti 5st ■7tpoirtt0i';(« 



qui per sesc taliuni rcriiin tibi consideraiionein 
alquc cognilioiicin non pr.cbuisset , nisi aliiiuid 
esset quod jier oculos cei iicrct, qiiod iis (jiue scn-su 
pcrcipiuiiliir taiiqnam diicibiis quibiisdaiii uieiis 
pcT apparentia penetraret ad ea, i|ii;e iion ap- 



■rai; ••(i(i>ixf:prAxi; £tf(55ou; 6id tiTiv ataOr^Ttov /apa- C parcnl ? Quid optis esl adderc instriiniciita gco- 



Y[JtdTtov, 7:p?); Td urkp a;'iOT,criv f)ijSc xst.^^aYtoYou- 
(TOi; , xa\ [AUpia kr:\ to'Jtoi; dXXa , 6t' tLv cuviaTa- 
Tat (7) 6ii TtjJv Iv Ti[j.tv cito[jtaTtxto; JvEfYou[j.Evtov 
tt;; SYxsxpu[jt[i£VT,; (8) 'f^ ■^uau fjixtov vospa; o^jjia; 
Tr]V xaTdXr,'i;v YtvssGat ; — F. Tiok, sTttov, si tojT^sp 

XOlV^jV [JISV EGTtV ItzX TTjC aicOTjTTJ; TWV CTOtySttOV 

(fijTEij); zh OXtoSsr, Sta^opd 6k xaii zh iSiaJov sv 
JxdjTtp e't5Et Tr,5 uXtii; 7:oXXij ( tj te yy.p xtvT,3tc oi\i- 
Toi; ky. Toij svavTiou loTtv, Toij [jikv dvto^spoij; 8vto;, 



niclrica, ([iia; per scnsibilcs figuras ad ca (|u;i; 
siipra seiisum suiit, nos qiiasi manudiicunt, ac 
prseter ba;c alia sexcenta, qiiibus osicnditur at- 
qiic piobatur per ea qux corporaliter in nobis 
«iperanliir, comprehensionein atquc perceplioneiii 
ficri iiitcllcrtualis et invisiliilis esseiiti;c, qii;e iii 
nalura nostra infus.'» , iiiiiiiisla, coiitemperala 
alque abscondita est^G. Quid vcro, inqiiam, si , 
qnemadmodum niateriale qiiidem coiiiiuune csi 



Toi) oi. E7:\ Toij (9) xiTto ppiOovTo; , ih 5h (10) sTSo; inscnsibili clemciiloruni naliir;e, dilTcrenlia aii- 

o'j '.h a'j~h , Y.3.'<. -ti ^TOfjTT,; Sti^opo; gv Ttvt) , TO'J- tein singulatim in unaqiuique spccie niatcri;c 

Ttov (11) xaid tVj Xijyov cuvou3toj[j.svT\v Tt; sTvai magna ( motus enim iis conlrariiis csl, cum ;iliiid 

"nsYot 5uva[j.tv , Tr;v Ti; vorjTtxi; TauTa; tpavTaoia; quidem sursum feraiur, aliud vero (lcorsum ver- 

Ts xa\ xtvfjCTSt;, sx cpuntxr,; tStoTTi-ii? ts xa\ Suvd- gat , species itein non eadcm ct qualitas divcr- 

p.stij; IvspYoiJa-av; OTa Z^ 7:oXX4 pXsTToy.sv 07:6 toJv D sa ), si quis his clemcntis vini quaiudam rationc 

Hr,);avo7:oitov evspYou[j.Eva , eq' tLv f| iiXri tsxvixiIi; atque proportione contciiipcralaiii , insitani ct 



(91) TlE.rJlr}pro(TOai otoroc. In calcc coditis A 
banc lcgo aiiuolationein : "Oti eXdiTova T(i7:ov_ToiJ 
•?;Xiaxou TocoiJTOv f] (jsXfivT) 7:spi7:oX6!, tolTS TauTi^v 
p.l'/ xaid [XTiva ibv tStov sxTsXstv tottov, t6v riXtov ol 
St' sviauToiJ. 

(92) 'AiTi.-ifccio.tor. Post hanc vocem iii mss. A 
cl B scqiiuiitur i^-la in cdilis oinissa : -to 5td 
7:oXXoij 7:spttivTt tov iotov TtoXov ij 6t' oi.v(Vj jT-^XXdxt; 
Tov iauTr; 7:>pt6Eouaa- dX).' ilinr.zp f) xai' euOsiav 
<b; T.ph; Tiv TiXiov dvTtTTpo-fcJTTO; Gs3t;. 

(93) rirerdi. A Y^vr.Tat. 

(94) riroiiirov. B ysvo[J.6/ou. 

(9.5) '/"/) TOV. B T^ TOIV. 

(flC) '£--it zor. A in tcxtu siTS^t tij, in iuargiiic 
e7:\ %6. 



[J.S>, 



(97) •r.io6affa. B 'r7:o6a-av. 

(98) Ti elrai. A Tto to slvat. H Ttjj eTvat. 

(99) "Apxerai. B dp/eTat tote. 

(1) 'Ayf(»'ic- A. B dc^EYY^?- 

(2) Owr. A B otojv. 

(5) Beiijpiar. B 0Epa7:siav. 

(4) OOr. B f,v. 

(fj) mUojv. A B fiXsTTov. 

(G) Mi\ fi.leadiisva. Mr, deesl B. 

(7) Zvriazazui. B ouviaTa-at ti5. 

(8) 'EyxsxpvpitsrriQ. A in niargine sYXSXfia- 

(9) '£.Yi TciJ. A B E7:'t to. 

(10) T6SL AB_t(5ts. 

(1!) "t> rtct, zcvzojr. A B sv Ttvi T0i/;uiv, 



3SJ 



S. GKEGORU NYSSEM 



3S 



quasi incorporalam atqucconsubslanlialam csscdi- A SiaTsOcFcra jjitficTTai TfjV yuuiv, oux Iv xu> axtii.rizi, 

cat, qux lia:c, quae raenle pcrcipiunlur , visa [xivw (12) SEtxvuia t6 oiJiotov, 4X),ii (13) ■x.i\ Iv xiv^i- 

alquc moliones ex naturali proprielate atquc fa- czi yi^/z-zMjXaX (fOoYYov Ttvot CiTOxp(v£Tai, Ti/oiJvToi; 

(ullalc eHiciat ? qualia mulla iiimiruiii a maclii- £v tw 9covr,-tx(o jjt^psi tou [Aif]);avT;[jtato? , xa"t ou5£ 

narum artiliciljus clVici viilcnnis, ubi matcria ttou (14) vor,TT)v T^va ouvai^itv ytvoijisvot? (Ili) JvOcii)- 

aric (lisposiia naluram imitaiur, non in loruia poufxsv Tr,v xa9' exaoTOv (IC) epYa^ojjtsvTiv xi) a-jfr^- 

solum siiiiililHdineiil ostcndens, verum ctiam in |j.a , tJi eIooc (IC), tJiv TJyov, tijv xtvriJtv. Et Touxa 

motu vcrsalur, ct fictam quauidam vocem rcprse- )iY0(Jt£v(l7) zaV irspl Tf» (jtr,xavtx6v touto tti? tjjussai^ 

scnlat , resonante iiiacliina in parlc vocali : ac fjjjtiov SpYavov, [jir,Ss[jf.as y.Oixii xh totiCov vor|TTi? ou- 

non uni(ine vim quamdam inlelligcntia pricdilam cia; =y>''"''-P'4'-''^'"i? ('^) ytvEciOat, aW.d tivo? tt) 



iu iis qux liunt incsse animadvcrtimus , qua; 
singiilatim qnasque rcs clficiat et operctur, fi- 
guram, specicm, sonum , moluui. Si li;cc dica- 
iiius ctiam in lioc mccliauico uaturjc noslra; ficri 
iiisiruuienlo , nulla separalim , qua; menlc ccr- 



tfuTst Tt^jv £v f,|j.tv <j~Myy.w> xtvT]TixT;c 6uva[JtEaj; 
i-;Y.z:]j.i'Jt\i , xa\ ttjv ToiauTr,v ev^pYttav a7roT£),ST(Jta 
elvat (19) Etfl' .^auTTJ^ • ttjv vor,Ti^v £xsivr,v xat lidto- 
[jtaTov Tr,; ^u/Ti; ou3:'av aTtoSetxvuot-o, t\ zh (j.r,oo).(o; 
elvat ; 



natur, iiatura iufiisa , sed quadam facultalc moveudi insita natnrai coruui qux in nohis sunt 
clcmentoium, urgcnte, atque cjusuiodi actiouem esse rci cUectuui, qua; niliil aliiid cst qnani iiio- 
lus (luidani iuipulsivus, qui vcisalur ot occupalur circa cogiiitiouem cariim rcriiin, ([nihiis slu- 
dcmus ct opcram danius : utrura niagis pcr lia;c, esscne illam in scse rationalem iulelligcnlix- 
qnc particiiieni el incorpoream auima; iiaturam, aii ne prorsiis quidcm csse, dcmonstrciur ? 

M. At illa:Cumsimililudo, inquit, adjuvat al- p M. 'Hos, i;u(ji[j.a);Et, ^tjs^ , Ttji >(3Y(p xa\ ih U7t(5- 
que defeiidit noslram orationem , tum structura SstYpia, xal f] xaTaTxsui] TiSaa ttjs livOuiTsvsxOsiaT]; 
ai(iuc coinpositio oinnis ex advcrso noliis illat» ■l)|Jitv (ivTtp,iT;asoj; ou \j.iv.^k auvTS/last Tpb; tt^v 
coiitradiciionis non parum conferet ad sentcn- tujv vor,0£VT(ov f][j.ivp£6at6Tr,Ta. — r. Iloj; ouv toiJTo 
ti;c iiostrx coiilirmalKincm. — i;. Ouiliocdicis '! in- ).sy£'.?; — M."OTtTot,9rici\,Tiiou-.(o;£io£vat (JtsTaxsipi- 



qiiam. — M. Quoniain, inquit,ita scire, Iractarc, dis- 
poiicre et accoiiiinodare matcriam inaniniain, ut 
ars, i|n:c ad inacliinas adliibita est, loco anima! 
pfopeuioilum inateri:e sit , propterea qiiod et 
iiiotuu), et sonuin, ct figuram el lalia rcpra;- 
sciilal, satis fiierii ad demoiistrandnm , quod sit 
aliquid iii linniine talc quod per coutcinplaisi- 
ceni ct invculiicem facultatcm cum naturalitcr 
possil luTcc in scipso considerare, mciilc conci- 
pcrc ct aniiiiadvertcie , tum ante cogilalionc 



?£30a[ Tt (20) xa\ StaTiOEvat trjv aij/uxov ijXr,v , (05 
TT]v IvaTOTtOstjav (21) toi? [jtr,xavT;|j.acii TE/vr,v 
[j.txpoij ostv avT't TTJ^ '{'"X^i? "^ii "^'Tl Y'^^"^^' > 2'' '^'' 
xivr,(itv T£ xal ^x°^> ""'^ atyiV-"-'^'^ > '^-^ ^^^ xoiauTa 
xaOu7:oxpiv£Tai , dTTtSoei^i; 5v £'tTi to>j elvot Tt TOioiJ- 
Tov (22) ev Ttp dvGptoTitf) , Z^ TouTa (25) reepuxe otd 
Tij? 0£(opr,TixTi? xa''. ^'feupETtxr,; Buva(J.sto; xaTovostv 
Ts sv eauTtp (2-4) xa\ TTpoxaTasxEuiJ^iv t^ Stoivotia 
Ti |jiTixovfi(J.aTa , elO' oijTtos t\q hvip-{Eia'/ oti Tr,? 
txvr,? iSy^'^> '''■"■^ 5ta ttj; !j).ri? Sstxvustv t^ v(ir,[ja. 



ir.stitiicre ac pr.Tiiararc niacliinas, atque ila de- nptuTov Y^p ott iivs'J[^aT6j ssti ■ypiici ~ph; Tf,v sx- 



inde eas pcr arlcin ad actionem pcrduccre ac pcr 
inalciiam oslcndcre inentis conceptnm. Priinum 
cniiii fiiiod ad vocem edendam spiriln opiis sit 
auimadvcrtit ; deindc qiio paclo inacliinse spiritus 
evciigitaretur, considcrata eleiucntorum iiaiura , 
raiione ante perpcndit , quod nimirum niliil va- 
ciiuin sil iii rerum natura , scd coniparalionc 
fiiin graviori , leve vacuum putetur atqiic dica- 



((/(ovr.atv, xaT£v6r,(j£v • elO" otioj; Sv ^-tvof,Os!T] Tcveij- 
(j0T(p [j.Tixavfj(jiaT; Tto ),OYiT(t(p -posJfiTacie, tt]V Ttov 
c-:o'.^)(Eiuiv tpuaiv eTttiJxstJ/a^JLevo; , OTi ouSev xevbv £v 
Tot; ouotv £3Ttv, d/,).a T.ph^ (25) t^i ^apu-epov Tiapa- 
Oejst Y.fib/ tJi xou^ov vo^ii^cTOi , eTTst xa"t out^j; t(^' 
iauTou xot' iotov uzoaToatv [jtsaTi; te 6 df,p xol 
7i),f,pT;; ejTt (2U). Aidxsvov y^P t6 oiyyiioy ex xotc»- 
Xpf,a£to; ^EY^''''"- "Otov yap toij uYpoiJ xevbv ^, 



t!ir, (|uoniam ct ipse acr in sesc sui natura so- ouosv ^ttov (27) [jeaTbv d^poj 7:e-ot5su[j.£vo; (28) 

lidiis ac pliMiiis cst. Vacuum eniin vas dicitur xal touto XiYS'- -■^[J.etov Os tiv ^uaxOevTa ttj ''.i[i.yr[ 

pcr ahusioncm, cuin ab luimore vacuuin fuciit, d(j.ciJOpia (20) (j.t] eiiOu; ■TtXtipouaOoi tou uSoto;, d)/,' 

iiiliiloiniuus acris plcniiin crudilus etiam lioc cs- i::i-0AdL^stv Td TrpioTO , tou eva7tet),T;,a[j.ivou dipo,- 



(12) M<jrii>. A in inargine [j.'J';ojv. 

(13) 'A.J.io'. A dX/.i vif-'- 

(14) Ov£i :TOv. A OJ 6f,-tu. 

(!.')) FirojiifOiQ. B •'■ji: yviMT/.oy.i\oi^. 
(lli) KuO' e^cKTZcv. B T6 xoO' ExaaTov. 
{\()')Td v/juM. TJ elSot;. B t6 etoo;, zh sx^I-'-^- 
(17) \i)-ojif:r. A B ),£YO;[jisv. 
(18; 'Kyxsxfjaftirrjr. li £YX£xpu;j.[j.svr,;. 

(19) 'A^tOTiAeffjja elrai. A ct li postea lucc cx- 
liibct:"!! o^JOtV d/.).o i) xt'vr,a;; tE; eotiv (jp[jr,Ttx)] 
T.£,o't TT]V Yvtoatv T(ov aTOu6afo[ji£v(ov £v£pYOU[j.^vTi. 
Tt dv [ja/./.ov oti to^jtou (Sti to^jtojv A) i^ t6 etvot. 

(20) Mezcr/Eipli^ecrOui ti. B (/.eTaxeiptCsaOot t£. 



(21) 'Era.^oziOsTaar. A in (cxtn lva7:o)vr,90s;. 
(70V, in margiiu^ JvaTcoTsOst-av. B evoTTOTiOstaav. 

(22) Ti, zoiovvcr. B toio^jtov Tt. 
(2,")) ^ii zavza. A TauTO. 
(2i) 'A'r iarzoi. B sv auTto. 
(2'i) Ufdi:. B TT] 7:p6;. 

(2(j) Msarir ze 6 df)p x. .7. ^. A 6 df;p voaT^? Te 
xa'i 7:).f;pT];. li ciinidcin ordiiiem servat, scd pro 
voaT6; rclinct [jtcaT^ic. 

(27) Oi'£t:r ■Jjzzor. A B cJokv ok ?,ttov. 

(28) Ile.-zaidevfiiroi,'. A B 6 7:£7:aiO. 

(29) 'AfiyOfiia. B tov d[j.'.^. A in tcxtu ideni lia- 
bet, iii iiiargiiic vcro tov xeoa(JLia. 



57 



DE ANIMA KT RESLIWIIXTIONE. 



">3 



iit\ t!) av(j) ib xotXov a'ii/i>i'jro; , ctoj 5v TttsjO^U i A sc ilicit. Ciijiis rci signiim cst , quoJ .'mi|ilior;i 



6iix.(fOpi\>i xri -/tip\ TO'J dp'JO[A£vou iv xijj ^aOst ytv:- 
xat (30) , xa\ -cjto (31) Si^TiTat •:(]) s-ifjtaTt (32) li 
ijStop • 01) YiwfiEvou SsixvuTat ^6 [XT] xsviv aiJtJiv 
ETvat xal Ttph xou uoaTo?. Miyr^ (55) yap Tt? ■jtspV 
Tto (5T'5[;.axt (3i) tojv SJo aToix^t(j)v i!ipaTC(i , xou jjtkv 
iJoaTOj Orb pipo'j? ^7:1 t6 xotXov BiasOjAevo^j te xal 
sIjpiovTO? , Tou 8k (iipof Tou Jvair£t),Ti[jt|xivou Tlp 
xo!X(;) 5ii T0'j ouToG aT(y[jioT05 (35) en\ t6 o^jtzaXtv 

(TUvOAtCo[Jt£';OU TISpV T?) ijSlop , Xol ivap(ii0VT0? , (I)f 

xa\ (30) avax^TtTsaOat 5tii toutou (37) xat a.\ioLXoy}.i.- 
f;tv (38) ih ij&top repta^piCov (31)) Tij ,2t'a tou ttvju- 
(jtaTo;. Ta'JTO (40) ouv xaTev(5Y]3s , xal OTtto;; &v ^v- 

TeOstT) T:V£U,aO Tt]) |Jlr,X"''''W*'^' ^'^' "'i? '^'^"' (JTOlXSitlJV 

^UTSio» i-nivtjrjos. KotXov -jfap Tt (41) ix aTeyavrj? 



adinol;! slagiio iion slaiiin aipia reiilfliir, sod 
priiiiiiin, coacto ac (k'|irc!u'iisii inliis acrc concavnni 
Siirsuiu lollcntc, innalal , qiioad liauriciitis iiia- 
lui ampliora prcssa iii fiimlo fuerit, ac lunc per 
os accijiiat a(|iiam : qiio f;itio ostcmlitnr, (|iioil 
ncc antfti|nain aqiia rciilcrctiir , vaciia cssci. 
Nain pugna (in.T.dani diioriim circa os clcincn- 
lorum ccrnitnr, duiii ai|u:i quidcm propicr gra- 
vitatcin cl poiKlcrositatcm vi iii concavnm iiiftnil 
atquc irrniiipit : acr vcro , qiii in concavo iiilcr- 
ccjitiis dcprcliciulilur, per idcni os in conlra- 
riiiiii circa aquaiii coarclatus dilabitur ac rctro 
fliiit , adco ul pcr liniic aqiia quasi iiilcrruinpa- 
tur ct iiiipcdialiir, ac vi spiritiis rcfracta rcci- 



OXr,^ xaTaixiuaia;, xa\ ravtax^iO^v t%v bj o'JT(p procata^iiic ac spuni;iiis qii;isi c concliylio siiiiiiin 
depa 7:eptax<^"^ liotazvsunTov , eTtiyet Ti iioojp 6ta cdat. Iiit lucc igiliir animadvcrtit , ct (luoiiiodo 
OT6(jtaTos (42) T^ xoO.ij), xoTi t6 (jteTpov tt;; xP^'«S spiritus inachiiiis immittatur, per clcmcntDruiii 



Tb TtoaJiV (ju[jt;jteTpTi!ja? tou iJSoTO? , elO' outoj? £Tt\ 
T?)v Ttopaxeijjtevov aulh'/ ototost xoTi ■zh a'.iTtxe!;jt£vov 
Tip icpi TTjv 6;o5ov, exOXtStijJievog Se Ttp uSoTt piatti- 
xepov 6 aT;p itve^j^jta YiveTat* o~Ep ex7tt;:Tov (43) tt; 
xaTasxeuJi tou a'JXou tiJv 5)x°^ itotet. 



iiatiirain cxcoyitavit. Nam concavo qiuidam cx so- 
lida dura([ue iiialcria f;icto , atque acrc intiis 
concliiso uii(lii|iie coliibito atqiic compicsso iic 
exspiret, aiiuain, pro inodo pia;scntis usiis (jiian- 
litatem ejus dimcnsiis, per os in concavuin iii- 



ducit , dcinde sic ad oppositam fisliilam cx advcrso transitum avri dat , cxpicssus aiiicm vc- 
lienicnlius ct elisus ab aqiia \iolcntius acr , spiiiHis fil : qui spiritus irruciis ct incumbcns 
in slrncluram fistulse sonum edit. 

'^Ap' ou (44) cfovepdi? SetxvuTot oti TtJov cfatvo;jti- 
vtuv, OTt SsTt Tif ev T(p ivOptoT:(o voOj &XXo Tt (4o) 
Ttapi T^j tf Ofji^^jtevov , 6 Ttp (iC) oe^.Sst ts y.o.\ voeow 



T^; £6ia; yiJceio; touto ev lauTio TtpoxaTaaxeui^tov p informi et iiitrlligenlia pr;cdila naliira sua I 
TOtj iittvoEot? , etO' oiiTOJs Sta TTJ; CXtXT;; uTtripeataj intra scipsam cxcogilala praepaians, sic deinc 



eI? t!) j;.itpavk? &y(ov ttjv SvSov auaTaiav Stavotov ; 
E£ Yip fjV xoTi t6v avTtTeO^jTa Xiiyov f|;jttv tt; cfuuet 
ToJv (JTOtxeitov Ti; TotauTo; Oau[j:aTOT:otia; Xoytts- 
oOat (47) , oJTO(jtaT(i); av f,;j.rv luviiTTj T:a'/TO); Ti 
(jtTjxavfiptaTa • xot o&te 6 yalKhi; tt)v 'ziyyi\-i ivc[j:e- 
vev et; T?) YevisOat ivSpoeixeXov (48) , iXX' euOu (49) 
&v TotouTo; ex (f uaeoj; (.50) f,v • ouS' av tou auXou 
itp6s t5v TJxov 6 ar^p eSeTjOT) , oXXi uavTOTe Sv £9' 
iauTou (.')!) fjX'' xaTi t!> au(j.6av (52), (Seojv ts xa"t 
xtvo'J(jievo;^ ToiJ Te (53) uSoto; oux Sv Sjv psStatj^tevTi 
Sti jo)Xf,vo; , f] Tzph; TTjv liva^opiv [oi) t% 'iyy\; 
ky. itiejfiiTojv ei; ih Ttapi cfjjtv ivaOXt6o'J5ri? ttjv 
xivtjatv • oXX' ouTO(jiiTtoc iviT) (55) zh ijStop TtdvTto; 



Annon igiliir pcr ca qurc aiiparent inaiiifeslo 
osteiiilitiir qiiod sit quxdain iii boniiiie mens 
aliqiiid aiind alqiic ;ipparct, qu,?; iiivisibili atqiie 

"ia'C 
nceps 

pcr niatcriale ministcrium in propatiiiVim aiqiic 
apcrtum cducit iiuiis agilalam ct coMflatam in- 
telligeiitiam ? Nain si juxta oppositani nobis ora- 
tionein elcmciitornin iiatur;c talia inirilica opeia 
ascribcre atque assignare licerct, sua sponte ca- 
suque fortuito nobis prorsus macliin;p coiidcrcntur ; 
ac neqiic ffs arlem exspeciarct ad boc ut statiia 
virilis evadcrct, scd prolinus a nalura talc cssct, 
neqiie ad sonum cdenduin aer tiibo opus liabcrci, 
sed sciviper per sese resonarct, ([uippe qui fortuilo 
casii flucrcl ct niovcrclur, neqiic aqu;c por listii- 
lani cursus iii sublime, arlc niolum piatcr iia- 
turain per cxpressionos ad siipera elidciite aiquc 



itp6{ t6 (jir,xivTi;j.o, Tjj iSia cpuact e7t"t t6 Svcj iys.z-1]- q cogente, iit coiificerctur, scd spoiile siia prorsus 
You(Jtevov. Ei Si TO'JT(jov xoTi TbauT6(.taT6v £3Ttv oij- aqua ad niacliiiiam asceiidercl, quippc siii naliira 
Sev U7:6 Tfjs Tiov aToixeitov cpu-eto? EvepYOJ[jie'jov, siirsuin evecta. Siu autcni boiiim iiiliil siia spoiite 
(iXXi Ti/vTi T.ph: yh Soxouv exasTov itYeTai • f) Si ab clemcntorum nalura cnicitur, sed artc, qiior- 



(30) rivETat. A B YivTjTai. • 

(31) Tovzo. A B Tote. 

(52) TC) aTdiiuTL. A B Ttp aTo[jttto. 

(33) Mdyi}. B. [jir//avf]. 

(34) Ttp c-Tv{Mzi. A B t6 TT6[jitov. 

(55) lzdp,aTO(^. A B ijTOjjttou. 

(56) 'Qq nai. Kai docst A. 

(57) Xia zoizcv. B oii touto fj. 

(58) ^A.raiiox.\dZ£iv. A B ivaxoYxuXtoJeiv. 
(5y) nepiaypit^cr. B Ttcptaypi^ovTt. 

(40) TavTu. A B TauTi tc. 

(41) Koi.lor i-(i/) Ti. I! dclct Yip- 

(42) Tzi^ianor. \. B a-oaio-j. 



(43) 'Eic.rl.tTor. A B c;jt7:!T:T0V. 

(44) '\p' oi>. A in iiuirginc ap" ouv ou. 
(43) "AJ.lo Ti. B dXXo^ Tt;. 

(40) Tii). A '6; T(p. 

(47) AoyiZseOut. A iii niarginc xaToXoYiSeiOat. 

(48) '\rdpositt.s.lor. .\ ivopeixcXov. 

(49) EvOu. A B 6'JO':;. 

(50) ToiOVTOi; EK CJtJCTKWC. B Ix cp'JTEtOf TOtOUTO. 

(51) "Ar ^y' iavTob. 'Ecp" cauTou av. 

(52) J:vj.i6dy. B auptSiv. 

(53) Toij TE. B TO'j oi. 

(54) 'Arapopdr. A B t4 ovoj cpopa. 

(53) 'A»7)j. Ain tcxlii av e;'r, lii iiiarg., f;:t. B avefss- 



39 S. GREGORII MSSENl ^O 

srni \isum fucril iinuniquodque duoitur : ars au- A ''X^'!] Sidvoia (50) T(;^!m izolct x£vr,!j'{ ts xa\ iv^p- 
liMii csl inlelligciilia qtixdam stabilis :ic lirnia, yua , apa xa"i 6ia twv avTiO^Ttov :?iijiiv xb aUo Tt 
qiise ad aliqiiod proposiliiin et inslilulum per nia- •^iapi 'zh oa-.votievov elvai t&v voOv •?) axoXo^jOta twv 
leriaiii cxercelur, iitqiic intclligenlia niciitis quidam eipT|[j£va)v dTisSei^ev. 

proprius motus cl ciricicnlia est, niniinim etiam pcr opposita nobis aliquid aliud alque apparct, 
esse inentem, consequenlia dictorum demonstravit. 



M. Egovero:IIocquidem, inquain , etiam ipse 
dico ita se habere, quoJ nimiruin icl quod non 
apparct, non idcm sil cum co quod apparet: non 
tanicn in hae orationc video id quod qiixritur : 
lion/uin eniin milii liqiiet quid landem cxistiinarc 
oporteat illud esse quod iion apparct, sed quod 
inalcriiile qiiidem aliqiiid non sit, didici ex ser- 
nione : nonduni aiitein cognovi quid de eo dicere 
convcnial. E"o boc maxinic desidcrabam discerc. 



r. '£Yco8k,To-JTO [i^v oCtojj ^x^'^ Vi!^^ '''■"■^ "^'^ 
Tij, -h [iri TaCi-iv sTvat tio 9aivoiJi.iv(o Tb [jli^ tfaiviijLe- 

VOV OU [JLT]V t6 fTJTOUJJLSVOV ^V T(j) Xiyqi TOOtO) pXeTid), 

oOttw Ydp (xoi 6iiXi5v eiTiv , 5 tI tzo-s. xp^l vo[x(Je'.v 
JxsTvo eivaL t^j [jlt] 9aLV(i[JL£Vov, iW otl |jl5V uXixov ti 
oux esTiv MiSdxOTjv tw Xoyi;) • ou5eraj 5i ^yvwv , 5 
Ti uepl ouTou 7tpoaT]xei Xlyu^j • iyix) 6£ touto [j.dX[- 
OTa e6£6[jLT)V [jLaOetv, oux oTt oOx Eutiv, 4XX'ozep 
eaTiv. — IM. 'n6k,noXXa,oTia\,xa\ ■Ttept ■ftoXXcuv outh) 



non (iiiid non sil, scd quid sit. — M. Atilla: Miilla, B [jiavOdvo[jL£V Iv tw [).t) t66£ Tt XeyeLV elvat au-6 xh 

eivat ToO ?r,TouiJtevou, 8 t( tot^ Jcjti 6tep;j.T)V£uovTe5. 
'A7;ivr,pov ydp lItJjmzsi; xhv dyaO?jv T:ap£(jTT;xa- 
[Jtcv (57) , xa"t ftvavopov 6vo[jidaavTe5 t?)v SetXbv 
£yvojpt(ja[j.ev , xa\ mXXd TOUTOtj (fSS) ^cjTiv Et7c£tv 
6[JLOt6Tp07:a. 4t' iliv i) t6 /pr,(3T6T£pov dvaXa|j.6dvo[j.£v 
v6r][jLa 6id tti;; twv Ttovrjptjiv dTio^ajeto; (59), i^ t6 
S[j.7taXtv e7T\ t6 x^tp'^'' Tat; liTxovotat^ Tpe^iiijteOa , Tr) 
Ttliv xaXwv dtpaip^iet xh 7:ovr,p6v £v6£t5i;ji£vot. 0'jTti) 
TOtvuv xa't £7t:\ toij 7:ap6vTo? xig Xoyou xaTavof,(ja?, 
oux Stv TfjC 6£0ijjTj? 7tEp\ t6 ?r,Tou[jL£Vov ivvota.; 
d7:oTtpaX£tT). 



inqiiil, ciiam de nuiltis ila discinius, duin dici- 
iiiiis non Imx! aliqiiiil esse ipsam essenliam rci 

y qiiirsiix, qnidnam tandem ea rcs sil significantes. 

' Ciiiii eniin d7:6vr,pov, id cst non pravum vcl liaud 
lualiim dioimiis, lioiium ostcndimus; cum itcm ctvav- 
8pov, id esl, non virum noniinaverimus, limidum 
dcsignaviiiuis, ac inulta bis similia atquc cjusdem 
niodi dici possiint, per qiiae vcl bcnigniorem pcr 
maloriim negatioiieiii excipimus intellectum, vel 
contra ad dcteriorem opinionem deflectinius, ad- 
eniptione bonoriim id quod pravum et malum cst 



iiHlicaiilcs. .4d huiie igiiiir modum si qiiis ex prEescnti qiioqiie qii:rstione rem coiisideravcrit, ab 
ea cogitatione .'itquc opinione quaiii res ad qiia.renduin cl scnilandum proposita rcqnirit atqiic 
dcsideral, non aberrabil. 

QiKcriiiir aulem, quid meniem esse oporteat C ZTjTetTat 6; t£ xP'1 '^''v ^o"^ ot'£ciOai xa-' auTTjv 



arbitrari scciiiidum ipsam cssenliani. Qui igiiur 
qitii sil qiiidem id, de quo quscstio est, proptcr 
cani, qiifc ab ipso iiobis ostenditiir, cliicicntiani, 
iion diibitat Ikic quid sit, scirc si vult, abundc 
ac sufiicieiiter id assequi poleril. Nani si didiccril 
id non esse hoe quod sensu percipitur, non co- 
loreni, non (igurain, non duriticm, iion gravitatein, 
r.on ((iKiiititatem, non cam, qu;e in Iria lit, divisio- 
iiciii , non in loco positionem, nequc qnidquam 
f.rorsiis enrum qiije circa maleriam depreliendiiii- 
tur, iiovil(|uod aliiid adi|iie luecsit. — G. Ego autein 
ejiis intcrpcllaio scrmone, Nescio, inquam, si 
oninia lix'e ex sermoiic detiabanlur, qui ficri 
possit, ut non uiia cuin bis lollalur et abolcatiir 



TTjv ou(ji'av. '0 Totvuv t6 [j.kv £tvat touto, 7:£p\ ou 6 
X^yo; iGx\ , 6td tt)^ rtap' autou 6£txvu[j:cvT]i; :f)[itv 
ivepyeta? [j.t) d[j.:ft6dXXti)v, t6 5k 6 Tt iGO) etjTt yva)- 
vat pouX6(ievoi, Ixavi; Sv eupoiTo (Cl), [;.:?) touto 
(laOErv etvat outo 6 xaT>)tX.a(ji€dv£t f) ataOi^at; , [ji{) 
Xp(i<[JLa , (jiT) (iXT)[JLa , [J.T) dvTtTU7:i'av , [j.t) ,8dpo? , (jtT) 
7:T)Xtx6TT)Ta, [j.t] tt)v eij Tp(a StdiTaitv , [x^ tt)v J7t\ 
t67:ou Oeitv (02) , \J.rfil xi (Gj) TtTiv 7:£p\ ttjv uXt)v 
xaTaXa(j:6avo[j:£vt)jv oXoji; (j:r,6£v tor, (Gi), Tt SXXo 7:apd 
TouTd etJTtv. 'Evtl) 6c [JtETa^u 6t£5to'JaT)f, — F. Oiix 
oT6a, ?car,v , Tttj)? £aTt, -dvT(i)v TO'JTtov d;?atpou(jL^- 
vti)v ^63) Tou X6you, (xt) auvE^aXEtcfOr^vat toutoi; y.a\ 
t6 tT)TO'J[jt£vov. Ttvt yip Ttpoatyur) (GG) 6t'xa To-JTtov f) 
xaTaXr,7:Ttxi) T^eptEpyia , xOTd ye t-/]V £[<.t)v u7:6Xr;.J/tv 



id quod quserilur. Quidnam cnim absqiie his per- D oljTtto 6paTat. navTaxi) (67) ydp iv tt) tlov 6vt(ov 
cipicndi cura atqiic sedulitas amplcclatur, cui in- dvaCT)Tf,(j£t 6td xr^q eleTotJTtxi)? 6tavota; oaov t£ (08) 
haiieal, mea qiiidcm opinionc, nondiim apparct. t6 tr,Tou[jt£vov, liiTtep Ttv^^ x-j<f).o\ 6ti xoiytav i-\ 



.50) Posl 8tdvota in A (tt B scqiiuntiir ista : lci-\v 
d!;'.;aXf,; 7:p6; Ttva iixo7:6v ev£pyou[j;Evr, oti Tf,; uXr,c, 
fj 5i (in niargine f; te) 6idvota vo'j Tt; ijTtv oLxeia 
xtvT;i;; Tc, in iiiar:.;inc etiTt 7:oti x(vT)!ji; t£. Iii I! 
iia : £(jt\v dtJtfaXf,? f) os oiivota vou. Pio 7:o;a idem 
legil Ttotd. 

(57) napEcrTi'i?caiiEv. A B 7:apE3Tf,(iauzv. 

(58) Tovtok;. 15 Toto'JTot;. 

(59) 'A:iocid(Teo}r. A iii niarginfi d7:£[ji-.pd7£(i)c. 

(00) Tf) dkozi.\ in inargine to'j0' oTt. 

(01) E£'poizo. A B Eupot To. 



(02) @kcrir. A B 6id0£jtv. 
(05) Mr\^t:zi. A (j.r,6kv ToJv. 

(04) "O.?.(0f; iit)t^r W)(. .4 6(ji(oc [JLr,5£V £( 6f) ti. 
B (ir,5£v. Ei 6f, Tt. Iii niargiiic to'j A lot i illa scnicn- 
lia ita scribiliir : ClfJtv ■ (jiti5e ti tiov 7:£p\ ttjv !JXT|V 
i(aTaXa[J.6avo[«.£vtov oXco; [jiT)6£v oi5£v, oTt aXXo Ttapi 
TouTa esTiv. 

((i5) 'Acpaifjoviiiyoiv. B d'jatpou(jL£vou. 
(00) Ilpoacpvrj. A T^po^jtfUT;;. B av T^poo^ui). 
(67) l/firzayj]. .\ iii inar^tiiii' IlavTaxoO. 

(05) "Occr ze. A B d-id--ovT£;. 



41 



nC ANIMA F.T RESUnitECTlONK. 



■ii 



■rfiv eOpav •/E'paVWYO"!^svoi , bM tuJv E!pr,[jiivwv A Nam iiliiiiiic iii reriim invcsiigalioiic c\amiiialrice 
c:4vTw^ OtYVi''"^!^-"' (CO) > 'l XP'^!J'°' EupJsxovtE?, i) 
ffX^;jia, T^ TCTiXixdTrti-ca, f\ Tt xdiv itapi aoO viiv liTcr,- 
pt9(n)jjisvo)v iTspov otov 5k toutuv |jiT|fikv elvai Xe- 

Yr]xat av (70) , ei? t!) [jir,5o>u); Tt elvat oi'£aOai u->j 
Htxpot^uxfa; 7::ptaY6[XE0a. 



alqiic scnilalrice iiitclli;,'ciilia, c]iiasi |ia!panlcs id, 
qiiod (|iucrilur, taiiqiiaiii caM:i i|iii(laiii (liicibus pa- 
rielibus ad osliuiii lcndcnles, prorsus unum cx 
diclis aUiiigimiis, vcl colnrcm, vcl li,;uram, vcl 
quaiiiilalcin, vd alii|uid alind coruin qii;c abs lc 

eiiunierala siiiit olTciidenles : cum aulcni diciliir niliil liorum cssc, pr;c :iiiiiiii cxiijuilatc corcdigimur iit 

nc prorsus quideni aliquid cssc pulcmus. 



IVI. 'FI Se axET),ta3aaa jiEia^u xou Myou , '^eu xii; 
dTOTtta^ , tpr^jV/, e!? oTov (71) xaxo-iTpiepEi Ttdpas fj 
|Atxpotfuf,; auTT] y.a\ /afJtatjTjXo? r.Ep\ xtuv Svxiov xpi- 
(Tt;! Ei fiip E^fipriTot tou Svtos Stnav 3 ht) ttj ai- 
aOf,(T£t Y^^tijptjETOt , ouo' ov auTT;v tt]v xoij TiavT?); 



!\I. Ai illa,dum hxcdiccrcin indignata, Pioli rcs 
iinportuna, inqiiit, ct absurda! ad qiiein fiiiciii 
rcdigitur ac dcsinit cxigui ingcnii, pusillaniinuin- 
que et abjeclum istud de rebus qua; mente noscun- 
lur judiciiim ! Nam si cx rcruiii naliira cxomiitnm 



tTtiiTaxouaav xa\ TtEptOEOpoviJt^vr^v xtjjv Svxiov ouvo- „ cst quidquid scnsii iion cognoscitnr, nc ipsani (iiii- 



jjitv 6[jtoXovo!T) (72) Travxto? 6 touto /.£y«jv , iiX>.a zb 
di<sil>a%x6'i Ts xa\ liEtSi; ■jxEpl ttj; OEiai; (fujeio? 6t- 
SaxOE"t; , Tb (j.i) jTvat auTT]v oXto; £x TTi? xotauTTic 
TcovKo; (75) dxo/.ouOio; XoYtCsTai ;7i). Et 51 excit?) 
TouTO [1.7] Etvat T:EptY,oa(;T5 (7,">) tou Etvai ou Y'vsTat, 
Tcio; 6 dvOptoTctvo; voD; tou 5vto; ExOXtfisxat xi] 
icpoipijEt xoJv <ia)[jtaxtxtT»v i5tto;jtaxir)v <;uv5aT:ovtbii.£- 
vo; ; — r. Ouxouv, eIttov, e? ox^Titov (76) [jtETa).a[A6dvo- 
(iEV ETEOov oTOTiov otit TT,; dxo),ouG!a; TauTr,;. nipi- 
y.EtTat Yip 6 XoYo; ■fi[J.iv Et; ih xauxbv oi^eaOat (77) 
■ZT^ (izix 9U3£t, xol xhv vouv Tiv ■fjijtiTEpov, etTtep TT) 
uTiE^atpEast Tti)v xax' afiOT^atv euptaxo[;.£viov voei- 
TOt (78) JxoTEpov. — M. MT]Taux6v(79)Ei'Trr];, tpTiab -fi 
StoiaxaXo; (iaE^T;; ^ip >ta\ outo; 6 X<5yo;) , dXX' Ck; 



dem rcruin iinivcrsitalis rcctriccm alquc pr«fcctani, 
qu;ic res univcrsas complcxa est, vim atquc po- 
tcstalcm confitcri prorsus potucrit is qui lioc dicit : 
scd ulii incorporcam, iiifornicin cl iiivisibilcii! cssc 
divinam acccpcrit iiatiiram, iion cssc ciim p.Miilns, 
cx liiijusmodi prorsus coiiscqucntia cxisiiinabii. 
Sin aiitcm illic proptcrca (jiiod lucc non sini, 
ipsius essentia; pra;scriplio alqiie pcreiiipiio noii 
exsistit, quo paclo mcns liuniana cx natiira rcriiin, 
ul quK iina ciim adeniplione corporaliiim proprlc- 
tatiim oonsumatur, elidilur alque excliiditur?— G. Ergo 
cx absurdo, inquani, per banc consequcntiain, 
aliiid inviceni arripiinus ;ibsurdum; nam co nobis 
oratio rcdacla est, ut nostram qiinqne mcnteiii 



feotoixOTi; Ttapi tt;; OEta; rpatpTi; (80) , o[xoiov eiTt^ q eamdcm rciii esse ciim divina nalura putciiius, 



•couTO exeivtd. T6 v^P ^"■'^^ eix<vo (81) Y^vojievov 5ti 
TtivTiov ^X'' "dvxtjo; ttjv Ttpi; t?) dp/sxuTtov (82) 
6[i.ot(iTTixa , voepiv tou voepou , xa"t tou da(o[JLaTOu 
dT(o[)ia-ov, 'iyy.rj'j zi TtavT^; (83) dTtr,XXaY[JiEVOv toa- 
TtEp cxeTvo , xa\ Tcaaav ex^euyov oti aT,[;.avTtxr)v (8-1) 
xoTa[JteTpT)atv 6jjio!to; exEiv(;) • ctXXo 5i ti Ttop' 
ixEtvo xoTa XT]v Tii; tpuaedj; tottJiTito. OuxETt y^P 

av EtT) ElXtOV, Si EXEtVip 5t'iTtaVXtOV(8")) erTJTOUT^IV (8G), 

dXX' t.v ol; ev Trj dxTiaTip (fuaet xaOopaxot exEtvo, 
ev Tot; auTOt; f; XTtaTTj tfuat; OEfxvuat touxo' xa\ 
coaTCEp TtoXXdxt;^v (jttxptj) t}/fiY[i«Tt ueXtvr] (87), otov 
TuxTl '^p^J? dxTtva Xci[jiEvov, oXo; EvopoTOt xou fjXiou 
6 xuxXo; , ou xoxi zh totov [(.eyeOo; ouxtp E[i-fotV(5- 
(xsvo; , dXX' (i; /(opet ^pa/uTT]; (88) xou tJjf]Y(J.axo; 
Tou xuxXou Tr]v eix^aatv • ouxto; ev ttj ppaxuxrjTt 
tt;; f][J.£TEpo; cfuaEto; Ttov dtppdaxtjjv ^xetvojv x?,; 
Oe(5tt|to; iotto,aiTtov oi eix(5vE; lxXi[jtTtouatv , ("oaiE 
5:i xo'Jxtov T^jv XoYov x£tpaYtoYou,aevov , [jtf,xE d-o- 

(09) 6iYY('iycj.tsr. In textii A additiir a7tx(5[jiE0a. 
in inargiiic vcro nionelMr : A£(jtEt t^j dr.Ti[jteOa. 

(70) A^]-ijr((( (h: A elB delciit dv. 

(71^) El(: ckr. A in lextu ei; ov, scd in margiiic 
ei; oTov. 

(72) 'OjioloYclri. A d^jLoXoYeir]. 

(75) jTZth-rtof delet B. 

(74) Aori^stat. A XoYtaeTat, quod et babcl editio 
anni 1015. 

(75) Uepf\-payi'\. A TtapaYpa^f]. 
(70) 'fc'f drc'.-T(ur. B e^ diOTtou. 

(77) 0'iEcrOai. A iii margine voEtiOat. 

(78) ISciuTaL dclfl B. 

(7'J) Mi] zuvz(jy.'\\\' t\ toutov eittti;. 

Patbol. C«. XLM. 



siquidem subtractionc eorum quK scnsu deprelien- 
dunlur, intelligiliir ulrumque.— M.Neideradicas, in- 
qnil niagistra (iiiipia ciiim ba;c qiioqnc oratio cst), 
sed qucinadniodiim a divina vocc doctiis cs, siiiiilc 
cssc boc iHi dic. Nam qiind scciiiiilum imagineni 
lacttim cst, pcr oiniiia penitus prineipjilis exem- 
plaris atque forina; similitudincin babcl; inlclle- 
ctualcm, cjus quod cst iniellectualc ; incnrporcani, 
incorporei; atque ab oimii niolc corporca libciiim 
est itidem, ut illud ; et oninein intervallarcm dinien- 
sioneni ellugit similiter atque illud : sed est aliquid 
aliud atqiic illuil quod ad naliine ailincl propricta- 
lcm. Noii eniiii aiiipliiis iniago fiicrit, si pcromnin, 
pcr iiitclleciualeiii, incorpoream, intcrvalli expcricm 
^ naturam idem cum illoesset,sed per qua; iii njitura 
iion creata illud perspicitur, pcr eadcm natiira trcata 
liocostciidit ; el queinadniodnm iii parvo s:cpe fnisto 
vitri, ciiiii ad radiiim cxposilum jacct, intus solis 



(80) rpitprj^. A B tptov^;. 

(81) Ti yop xftr' ei/toyci. In calce codicis A li;cc 
ita evplicantur.^Oti o[j,oto; [jlev Jatt T(p0£(p o r,[A;- 
T;po; vou;, ouxEXt o'z optoouato;. 

(82) Td apyjkz. k liv b.pyi-^^T.m . 

(85) "Oyxov re Jiarzcc;. BtJYXou TtdvTto; [sic] ct .\ 
babct oYxou. 

(84) liaamturTiKi'\v. A ct f! otoaTr;[j,aTtxfjv. 

(8.'>) li tt.tdyrioy. B 5ti TtdvTtov. 

(80) 'Exniyc). \n A additur, ev Tto voepip xx\ 
datoijtiTip xa\ dotaaTdTio. 

(87) 'rE.Uyu. A B u£Xt-j(.). 

(88) Bp(fj(vzr\(:. B f] ppayuTn;. 



Vi 



S. CUEGORII NYSSENI 



ii 



crbis coiispicilur, iiiiii pro siia mngniliiiline iii eo A. "r.lTiTzv/ xfi; xati -crjv ojaiav toj vou xaTaX^j^J/eioc, 



ap|)nri'ns, sed proiii brovilas friisti circiili siimi- 
lacruin alqiie rcpra^senlalioncni capit el atliiiillit: 
sic in exigiiitate nosira; nuturo! inexplicabiliuin 
illariiin licilatis proprictaluin iniagiiics cluccul, iil 
pcr ba^c iiiaiiii qiiasi diicta ratio ncqiie cxcidal 
et aberrct ab naliira; niciitis dcprcbeiisionc alquc 



dT:oxaOai[>o[Alvr,j iv Trj ^5-'^"'^-' '^"'■J <ixi[j.[jiato{ tr;; 
atojjiaxixTi^ !5i(5TriToc; • [jlt,5' au Ttd).tv el? laov (89) 
Syeiv Ti^ doptuTo) xz (90) xa\ dxrjpdTii) (puaEi , tfjv 
[jitxpiv xa\ Eitfxrjpov • dA),i vor|Tr|V [>.b/ ouiOai Tr,v 
cOitav • lTr6i5r] xal voriTr]^ ouata^ ^STtv eixuv , pi) 
[jtEVToi Trjv auTrjv Tw dp/ETuirto Tfjv etxiva Xi-j-etv. 



cogiiiiione, si iii c.vanrmalionc qua^slionis corpoialis proprictas excernatur et rcjiciatur; nequc rursiis ex 
diverso eamdem cum invisibiii siniul et immortali iiatiira parvam niorialemque naturam esse ducat, sed 
ratione et iiitclligcmia quidcm ccrni naturain ejus cxistiiiict : qiioniam etiam menle compreliensibilis 
namra.' iinago csi, iion lanicii canulcni cum piiiicipali el originali forma imagincni esse dicat. 

Ul igilur pcr arcauamel ineffabilciii Dei sapien- "ii^r.Ep ouv 6ti t^? dTiojiiifjTou socfEa? toO 0eou 

liain qua; iii iiiiivcrsilatc rcrum apparet, divinam tt;? toj TiavTl i[Jt'.fatvo[jtivY55 tt)v Oefav 9'Jatv Te xa\ 
iialuraiii parilcr ac potcstatem iu rebus univcrsis j^ 5uva[itv ev Tdut Tot; oucxtv sTvat oux d[jttft6dUo[jtev, 
esse non dubitamus, ut in sua omnia maneanl tl)? Sv cvtw eTvoi Ti ■ndvTi jji^vot • xa( to£ ys ^i (91) 



csscnlia (quanquam si <|iiis nalurx ralioiieni cxigat 

el cxqiiiral, longc pliirinuim natiira Dci dislat 

Jlqiic divcrsa cst a singularibus rebus quae in 

creatura et oslenduntiir ei intelliguntiir : altamcn 

in his csse conslat id quod nalura distat atque 

diversum est), ita nullo modo incredibile est anima; 

f|uoqiie naliiram qua; per scsc aliquid aliud cst 

(quodciiJiqiie landem eliam esse putatur) , non 

iinpcdiri quiii sil, eliamsi ea qiiae in mundo lan- 

qiiani elcineiita considcranlur, ei, ratione naiura;, 

iioii convcniant : (lueiiiadniodum enim jam anlc 

diclum cst, iicc iii vivcntibus quidcni corporibus, 

quorum nalura constal ex elementorum conlem- 

jicralionc, siniplici pariter et informi invisibilique q [iEptav (96) • dXX' '6y.ioi Ti tv TO'JTot; etvai tt]v C<J- 

anima.' i atione iiatur;c, aliqua cum crassa corporum Ttxf,v Tr,? t^ux^? evepvEtav, o'Jx d[iyt64X),eTa;, Xiytj) 



T?)v TTj? (fused); (92) dnaiTotric Xiyov, ■7:a[jtTiXr;0ii)5(93) 
dTt^X^' oudta 0EOU 7:pbj t4 xaO' 'exaaTOv Jv TJi xtJ- 
(jet 5Etxvu[jtEvd TS xa"t voou[jtEva • dXX' Z^iwg iv T0'j- 
Tot? Eivat zh 5t£aTbj (94) xaTd ttjv cfuatv d[jtoXoyEt- 
Tat • ouTto? ou5kv iSmaTov xa\ ttjv tt)? tf-uxTJs ouaiav, 
fiXXo Tt xaO' iauTTjv ouaav, 5 t£ tote xa\ etvat eixd- 
fsTat, [jtT) ^[jfiio5<C£a0at Trpb? xh elva! , TtJjv aTOi- 
Xet(jj5(jj; Ev x^t x(5apiq) Oetj)pou[jtlvti)V 0'j au[jt6atv(5vTii)V 
a'JTri xaTi t5v XtSyov Tf,j ^uaettij • ou5k (95) It^X Ttliv 
ftjvTuv ati);jtiTtov , xaOio; 5^5r) ■rtpoefpriTat , oTj ^ 
uTOaTaat? £x Trj? Ttov aTotxe£tov iatl auyxpiaeto;, 
xotvojvta Tt; xati tJjv TTi,;o'jata; X(JYOv eaTl. zi^ dTtXtJ» 
T£ xa\ dEt^Ei T% ({'"X^? '■p'''? '^'l^ ato[jLaTtxr)v raxu- 



coiigcrie atqiie concrclione connnunilas cst ; ve- 
rumtainen vitalcm aniniae eDlcieiitiam rationc (pia- 
dara bunianam animadversionem atque cognitionem 
superanle, permistam ac diffiisam in liis csse non 
dnbiiatur. Ergo nc resohitis qiiidcm in sesc, qu-fi 
iii corporc sunt, clcmcnlis, periit id quod pcr vi- 
lalem cllkienliain ca colligat alquc conncciit. Sed 
(l.iemadmodum, coiislanle ac diiranle adhuc ele- 
jiiciitorum concrclioiic, onincs paritcr alque simi- 
lilcr parles corpus conqilLnlcs alquc constitucii- 
ti's aiiiina penetrantc, siiigiilaliiii uiiiiinquodqiic 
animalur, neque aliquis vcl solidam cssc aiiimam 
dixeril ac duram, quae cum lerreo commista alque 



TtVt xpeiTTovt TT]? dvOptoTTtvrjs xaTavoTJacoj? dva- 
xpaOEtaav. 0'Jxouv 0'j5k dvaXuaivTtov 7ip5; iauTi 
Ttijv evTot; ato[jtaat (97) aTotyEftov, to auvSiov auTd oti 
TY)? JoJTtxfis ivEp-^eiai; dTKjXioXev. "AXX" toaTrep auv- 
EaTdlTO; ill TOU TtilV OTOlXEftOV (IUYXp£[XaTO? (I^uxou- 

Tat xa\ Ti (98) xaO' oxaaTOv , l'aio; Te xal (5[jio£ios 
■Kaat Toi; (jtip;at Tot; auiJiTtXrjpouat t^ atjj^jia Trj; ({/u- 
Xfj; ev5uo[jtEvr,; (99) , xal oux <5iv Ttj efr^ot , oIjTe 
aTEji,iiv a'JTf|V xa\ dvTfTurrov eTvat , Tto -j-eioSei auY- 
x;xpa[JidvT,v, oOte uypiv, rj ({-uxpiv rj Tf,v Tto (|uxp(o 
dvTtx£t[jtivr]v ■7tot(iTr,Ta, tt]v cv xaatv (1) o'Jaav tou- 
Totg, xa\ IxiaTto TT)V JtoTixr)v 6'jva[i.tv evtouaav (i)' 
ouTO) , xa"t XuOivTO? tou auyxpfptaToc , xal ei? Ti 



(Oiilcmpcrala sit, vel humidam, vcl frigiilam aiil D oIxEta TrdXtv dva5pa[j:(5vT05 , tt)v dTtXriv ^xetvriv xol 
frigido opposita qualitalc pneJilain, qii:e iii liis da^JvOeTov tfjatv JxdaTto Trapitvot Ttov [xeptov , xo\ 

[jieTi Tr]v StiXuatv oleaOat , 0'J5^v Tou (5) eMxoi 
taTtv • d),Xi Tr]v otTca? dji(5f)Tij) Ttv\ au[jt(fuEijav Xd- 
■(•(;) T(o TtTjv aTOixeftov (t) auyxptiJtaTt ("i) , xaV eiaoE^t 
7:apa[j.ivciv, oT; xaT£[jt£xOr) , [jit]5evI xp6r.M Tf,? ytvo- 
(jtivri; d-a| a^JTJi au|ji(f'j'taj dTOaTito^jtivTjv. Ou yip 



iiiiiversis sit, ct uiiicuiqiic viiii vilalcm imniiUat : 
iia soluta qiioque illa coagincntaiionc ct ad pro- 
prias cogiiatasque rcs ilerum rcdacla, sinipliccni 
ct incoiiijiositam illain naturain iinicuiquc parti 
ctiain post dissoluiioiicm adcssc, aiquc cain qme 



(89) EJf To-or. M ei? 'iv. 

(90) 'AoficTd) Ts. \ (iopdTtp Tc, B dp£aTi;) Te. 

(91) tidelel'!!. 

(92) <l>uai;(jj<:. A in marginc : tfJoetoj ti? d-atTo£r] 
Xo'fov, It '.f.;j£to; etTt; dT:atTo£T) X5-C0V. 

(95) Ihijt.xAnOMr. A B 7:a[J.n).TiOi?. 

Iy.l) Sif.irzoc li otcSTto;. 

(y.")) Ou£f:. A B oJ5v Yip. 

(%) UuyyiUijUtf. A i'.a/J[J:ip£tav. 



(97) Tolt: crdijiapi. \ R tiJi atoijtaTt. 

(98) lial td. Ka£ dclent A cl B. 

(99) 'ErSuo}if:rri<:. B £v5£0[jtivr);. 

(1) 7"l'fr i-y ndctr. '\\i ev dr.aaiv. 

(2) 'Eriovtrar. 'Evtei^aav. 

(")) Oudir Tov. A 15 ouS^v S^o). 

(i) 7'ip rtfl»' az. B 5ti tt)?. 

(.'>) ^vxnflfMTi. B ouYxpdaetoi;. 



*S DE ANIMA ET RESUUllFXTIONE. /»C 

J7ret5^ ^uttai ti auYXE!;j.Evov, xtv5uv£U£i (C) auv- A siiniil occiill;! alqiic iiiofraliili qiiadaiii rali(iiie ciini 
StaXuOrivat tiTj auvOJTio t'j (xt) (iuyxst[ievov. cleiiiCMtoriiin concroiiiciilo coaliicrit cliaiii iii pcr- 

petuiim iierniaiiere ciini iis quibiis coinniista csl, iicque ullo nioilo ab ca coalitioiie alquc concrciioiic, qiiOB 
seincl ci conligfrit, avelli piilaie, niillo iiiodci csl a vcrisiinililiiiliiie alqiic prolialiililalc ali('iniiii. Nuii ciiim 
qnia solvilur coniposiluiii, indc cliani nccessario coiise(|uiliir una cuiii coiiiposilu ilissulvi iil qiiod coiiipo- 
siium non esl. 

r. Kii-dj d-r.ov, 'AXXitijjicV jtoixEta suji-tTiTiiv te G. Atqiie cgo : Vernm clcmeiua qniJcin, inqiiam, 

TTpbi &'i.lT^la (7), xal T.phi aA/T,).a)v 5iaxptv3i0at, iiitcr sesc tiiin coirc cl coliicrt^scere, luin aUeriiiii 
xo\ loOzo etvai xijv xoO cjiojjiaTO? auuTaatv ■zt xal ab altero separari alijiic (lisjiiiigi, ct id corporis 
StaXuJiv, ou5£\j av dvxEfTOi. 'EnEtoi) o^ toXu t6 essc tum coiisliliitioncin tiiin dissDliilionem, nemo 
(i^sov JxdaTio (8) voettat touto xdiv (9) {TSpoi-EvoJj cniitradixerit. Qiioniam autcm inullum interesscj 
JxovTtov ■TCp^.; dXXii]Xa, xa-a t£ T7]v xoTitXTiv Oiatv, iiitclliyitur iiiter ii iiiiiiu|iiod(iiic Iioriiiii, qine liim 
xalTrjvTtov 7tO'.r,(jtdTtov (10) StacfopavTE xat totiTTiTa, secundiiiii localein posilidiiciii, tuiii (|ualitatiiiii dif- 
(iuv5£0pa[jir,xiTiov [aev (II) dXXT,Xotj Ttepl t6 u-ox£i- ferciuiam paiitcr ac proprictatein divcrsi inlerscse 



(JIEVOV Tijjv axotxeiiov, ttjv voEpxv TauTTjv xa\ dotaaTa- 
Tov ifuatv i^v xaXoujisv (12) (J^uxtjv, dxoXouOov aujji- 
9uio; ■Kfjh^ zh Viviojjtivov ^X''"'' ' ^' ^^ ^'^' dXXrjXtov 
otaxptOsiT] TaiJTa, xixetje (13) i-^votxo, 6Ttr,rcp dv 
Kxaatov f[ 9uatc dYOt (li), tI 7rc!j£Tat (15) f) ^uxt) 
itoXXaxTJ Tou dxT;(JiaTOs auTii 6taairapcVTOj"(i)a7:ep Tt; 
vauTT;^ TTjs 4Xxd5o? Jv vauaYdo ^iaXuOstar;? dSuva- 
Ttov 7:aai toT^ tou TrXoiou (ioptoi.; aXXot; dXXaxTJ Tou 
7;£XaY0u; £ax£5aa;jt^vois xaT' auTiv (10) £7:ivf,5aa0at 
(TravT^j; (17) yip "^^ ^7:tTUXouvTo; (18) Xa6itjt£vo.; 
Ti XoiTii 9^p£tv (19) xaTaX£t(J/£t Totf xujjtaat), Tiv 



geiicris suut, siquidcm circa subjectiim iiitcr scsc 
concurrerinl elcmenta, consentaneum est, inlclle- 
Ctiialem lianc diincnsioiiisiinc exporlein iialuram, 
quain aiiimam vocamus, coli;crcre atquc coiijun- 
ctam esse cum eo, quod (ita) unituin esi; sin 
autein b.-nc altcruin ab allero separata atquc illo 
redacta fuerint, quocunque iiiiuinquodque natura 
ducit, paticlur cliam auiiiia, iii njullas partcs pas- 
sini vcliiculo cjiis disjccto : cl inicmadiiiodum ali- 
quis nauta, ubi naufragio dissoluta fucrit navis, 
ad omnes ejus partes, aliis in aliam pclagi partem 



out))v Tp(57iov ^ AuxT] (20) TTJ 5taxpta£t twv arotxeiojv dissipatis, eodem tempore adiiare nuii putcst (nam 
ouv^taaxtaOTJvat tt;v cfuatv oux Ex^uaa, E:7:£p 5ua- si quidquid prinium occurrerit ct oIivi;iiii fuerit, 
a7:aXXdzTto? ^x^''^'"'^ atojiaToc, ivi Ttvt 7tdvTto^ irpoa- apprcbendcrit, reliqua lluctibus fcrri plane periiiit- 
9U£taa aToixettov (21), Ttov fiXXojv d7:oaxiaOT;a£Tat, tet), eodem inodo aniiiia qua; ea natura prscdita 
xal ou5kv [xaXXov dOdvaTov auTTjv 5ti t6 ev 4v\ ?t;v, non est, ut una cuni scparatione clerncntoriiiri 
t; Ovrpiiv, ota xb ev Tot; TtXetoat y.^, etvat, ^ dxoXou- scindatur, siquidem a corpore liberari ilqiie cxpc- 
Oia Tou X(5you 5i5toitv oteaOai. diri non potest, si uni alicui prorsu.s iiilia'serit ele- 

luciito, ab aliis avelleiur ct inlercludotur, et ut nibilo niagis immorialis qua; in uno vivat, quain mortalis 
piiieluv qua; in (duribus noii sit, consequentia sermonis dat. 



M . 'AXX' o&Tc auiTiXXsTat, (fr,a'tv, o'jt£ otaxetxaiT?! 
vor,T(5v T£ xa\ dotdaTaiov (aio[jtaTiov y^P tStov auaToXi; 
xa"t Stdxuat?), i.TZ'.rt\i 5k xaTi tt;v ioiav cfuatv ttjv 
dctOTJ xa't daijjjjiaTov tt; t£ auYxpia£t TiJJv aTOtxeiojv 
7:£p't Ti a("j[ia xa'! Tji Staxpiaet 7:dp£aTtv, auveacft- 
Y[J.£vuiv (22) iv Tt^o auYxpt[jtaTt Ttjjv aToix£itov aT£vo- 
Xtopou(j:£vr,, ouT£ d7:o90tTr,advT(jOv £7l\ Ti auYY^v^ (23), 
X7.\ xaTi tptjatv outoT; d7ToXi(jfrtavo[jiivT], xSv ttoXu xb 



.M. Alne^iuc contrabiiur, iiiquil.ncqnedilTunditur 
id qiiod et nienie noscitur, cogitalioneque perei- 
pitur, et disjunctioiiis separaiionisqne cxpers est 
(corporum eiiini contralii atque dilTiindi proprium 
est), scd a;qualiter juxta sui naturam, qiia; et in- 
visibilis, informis ct incorporea est, cum coalitis 
atque concrctis circa corpus elementis, tiini sepa- 



Uisatque disjunclis adest, ac ncque conslrictis in 
H^aov sTvat SoxeT xb t^; JT£piTT;To; (24) t(7jv axot- ^ concretione clemcniis premitur atiiue coarctatur, 
XEttov evO£topou(i£vov. no/.Xr; Yip t; ^ta^opi (25) toO ncque ad cognata sibique iiaturalia reversis, relin- 
dvtotfEpoa.r Te xa\ xou^ou 7:pb,- '.h ^apu xa't ys.S)Sz<;, quilur, eliamsi magnum illiid discrimen esse videa- 
ToO OepjioC (20) 7:p^,- t6 ij-uxpiv, xa\ toO uYpoO T:p>>,- tur, qiiod cernilur ct animadvcrlitur in elemento- 
zh evaviiov • dX'A' o[ioj,- ouo£l,- Tfivo,- ty; voepa (f tia^t ruin diversitate; magna enim dillerciitia est intcr 



(6) Kirdvrsvei. Ka'i xivo. 

(7) llpix u.Ui'i.l. .\ B dTT' dXXf/.. 

(8) 'ExdcrTo). A B ixaaTou. 
(91 TovTozdyr. \\i toutojv. 

(10) noiiijiiizior. A B 7:otOTfTiov. 
(ll)jUer dcest A. 

(12) 'Ur Mu.l.X Tr;v xaX. 

(13) /i((.ic£7ti'f. B zal £x£ia£. 
(1-i) "Ai-oi. .\ dY£t, B aYT;. 

(15) lU.iirr.zai. A in marginc . "AY:Tat, 
■A'j\ f, Ouxr;- 

(10) Kuz' avz6. A xaii TauTov. 
(17) llo.rtvc;. A itdvToi;. 



nS) 'E.Tizvxovrzo^. A B £7:tTuxovTO.;. 
(191 <I>epecr. A in niargine : Tot^" xJ[jtaat xa-aXei 
(J/£t (fepeaOai. 

(20). 'H Tj-vxJi. B xa\ f; -iuxr;. 

(21) Ilpocpvelc-a czoixtiior. B irpoi-.fuETaa aToi- 
Xeitjj. A aTotx£t(jj. 

(22) Zvrea-pii-fih-ojv. A ct B praeinittuiit oGt£. 
(2.3) l'fj;-j«r)'). B auYYevf; T£. 

(24) Ao/ceizd zi\c izFfj6zt)zcc. A B ooxrj tt; Jtepti- 
tt;ti. 

(25) 'II Siayopd. A.\u lextii dvatpopd, iii niaigiiie 
Statfopi. 

(20) Ttv Oepiw''. I! xx't Toi Oepjj.',:. 



>i7 S. GREGORIl NYSSENl iS 

1(1 qiioil ciim levc sil, siiisiim ferliir, cl grave tei- A ixiazh) Ttapeivat, oT; aira? cve^utj, Sijc xpaaECj; (27) 



reiimqMe : ilem iiiler caliduiiictfiigidiini, liimiiiliim- 
(|iie el ci coiiliaiiuiii, allameii iiiillo negdtio iiilel- 
lecliialis naUira, caiiiie qii;u inciile sola conslal el 
cogilalioiie percipiliii-, adesl unicuii|ue eorum, (|ui- 
l>us seiiiel iiilixscrit, ncc per refusioiicm, discus- 
sionem ac dislractioiiem iina cum contrarielate 
seiiuliliir elemenloniMi. Noii eiiiin quia dispositione 
loci certaque qiiailam proiirielaie, piociil li;ec iiiter 
sese distare exislimantiir , idcirco inscparabilis, 
disjiinclionisque ac spatii cxpcrs nalura magno ne- 
gotio ac difTicultcr coiiJMiigitur cum iis qu;e loco 
dislaiil, (|Moniam cliam nuiic mciis simiil et ca-lum 
conlomplari, et ad termiiios niundi curiosa inqui- 
siiione eitcndi potesl ; ac iion divellitur contem- 



|ji7) auv5taaj(uo[j,svTi T^ t(I)v aTToix-iojv EvavrtiTtjTi. 
0'j Y^P -"^iStj y.aik Trjv T07tt-/.T;v StauTaatv, xal tijv 
Toiav (i^) tStoTTjTX, t.'j(/(ju>Osv cO.H]/.oy/ TauTa (29) 
vojjti^ETat, 5t3t toOto y.a(jtv£t f) iotaaTaTo; tfuati; toIs 
TOTrtxto^ 5tJ(j-r,xi!Jt auva7:T0[jtiv;), i^zzX xat vCv cEsaTt 
TTJ otavota ifjtoii ts t?)v oupavbv OsojpEtv, y.a\ kTz\ Ti 
■jT^paTa Toij Xfjajjtou Totti; TioXuTrpaYlJtoauvatc exTEtvc- 
oOat • xal oii 5taaTiaTat ■Kphq ToaauTa jj.T|XT) tI Ojtu- 
pTJTtxiv TTJ? 4'"X^^ ^flJJtWV 5taT£lV(5[Jt£VOV. Ouxouv ouS- 

Jv J[j.Tti55i(iv isTt Ti) tj-uj^T) xaTi t?) taov Trapetvat Totj 
Tou aw[j.aTOi; aToixsEotj, xai auyxExpaiJiivoi? oti tt)^ 
auv5po[j.T[c;, xa\ d7:o).uo[j.ivoi? 5tdt (30) tt)^ dvaxpot- 
ajuj. KaOdiTTEp ^ap xpuaoij xa\ <3tp-["Jpou auvTSTr,xii- 
Tiuv evOstopstTat ti? XEXVtxT) 6uva[Jit; T] Ti? ijXa? 



plaliva animne nostr» pars, dum ad lantas distcn- ^ auvTTj^aaa* xa\ st TtdtXtv liTtoTaxctT) tou iTipou ■zh 



dilur longiliidincs. Ergo niliil iinpcdit animam, 
qiiiii ;tquaiiler corporis nilsit elemcntis, tum per 
coiicMrsuui conlemperatis, tnm per discussioiiem, 
dislractionem.alquedisjunciioncmresoliitis. Quem- 
adinoduni cnim auro ct argcnlo colliquefactis, 
anificiosa vis qii.Tdam cernitnr, (|u;c maierias eas 
condavcrit; ct si rursiis per liiiuefaclionem allcrnm 
ab altcro scparatum fucrit, niliilominus raiio artis 
in ulroiiiie manct; ac matcriaquidem divisa fuciit, 
ars autcm una cnm maleria non dissecatur ; qtio- 
nani eiiim modo dividi potcrit individuiim ? cadcm 
raiione ca qnx niciite consiat , atque cogitatione 



ETspov, ouSsv^XaTTOv 6 tt)? Ti/VT); X(5yoc iv JxaT^pt;) 
(jtivsf xal ^ \j.hj uXt) Stc[xspttiOT), -f) o^ xt/yri ou auv- 
6t£Tp.r)0r, TT) uXt)- t.H); yap av SiatpsOsET) zh iiT[j.r,TOv; 
xaTa T&v auTbv X6yov xa'i f] vospi tt)? ({'Uxtj? tpuati;, 
xa\ TT) auv5po[AT) tujv aTotxstdiv svOsiopstTot, xa\ ota- 
XuO^VTtijv (51) oux anoxptvs-at, aXXa xa\ sv auToti; 
(j.ivEt xat ^v TtT) ■/M^jKsy.il) aiizCiw au[Ji~ap£XTStvo[j.£vri 
ou otaxiTtTSTat, ou5£ 7tp?<? Tiv4ptO[j.?)V Ttov aTotxsttjJV 
e!; [j.£ptxi (52) T[jif)[j.aTa xaTax£p[j.aTtjETat (33). 
TouTO yiip t'5tov tt)? a(i)[j.aTiXT)5 xa\ 6taaTTi|j,aTtXT){ 
£aTt (fuastoj- f) Sk vospi T£ xa\ aStaaTaro; tfuat? 
T3t ex oiaaTdasoji oux dva5lxeT0i TtdOT). 



porcipitiir, aiiiiiKt natiiia, et in concursu elemcntorum cernitur, et rcsolutis iis , non sccernitur nec 
segiegatur ; sed et m.iiicl iii iis, et uiia cum separaiioiie eorum exlensa non inlercidilur, nec inlcr- 
rmiipitMr, m^que pro numero elcmentorum in partes ct frusla couciditur : iil eniiii corpore;^ pariter 
ct inlcrvallaris nalune proprium csl : at incorporca iiitcllcclMalisque et invisibilis [lariler, alque divi- 
sionis dimensionisque cxpeis natura passiones ct casus ex dislantia atque inlcrvallo contingenles non 
recipit, iicqiic admitlit. 

Ergo aninia est iti iis in quibus semel fuit, nulla C Ouxouv Jartv £v auTotj -fi (]/uxr), Jv oT; otTta? iyi- 



iieccssitatc cam a coli;cronlia, qna ciim illis con- 
juncta esl aiiiuc coiierevit, avelleiite. Quid igitur 
in liis triste, acerbiim alqiie aniiiii demissione di- 
gnum csl, si id quod videliir, ctiiii iiivisibili com- 
mutatur? El cujiis rei gralia adeo meiis tiia iiiorti 
infensa esi?~G. Ego vero, ubi dcrinitionem anim.c, 
(luam in superiori scrmonc teccral, auimo revol- 
visscm ati|uc repclivisscm, dixi non satis mibi con- 
gideranti alqiie aiiimo ropiitaiiti potenlias et viivs, 
(juse in anima cernuntiir, illam oraiionem csse dc- 
monstratam : qiiae dicil eam intellectualem csse na- 
turaiii, et iii insirumentario corpore vilalcm vim ad 
sensuiim cfliciciitiam ;ili|iic adjci tionem iiigcMcrari!. 
riam non soliiiii circa cam niCMlis iiostia; a^^itatio- 
iicm, qua scienlias percipimus ac speculaiiiur, cHi- 
rax cl actuosa animn noslra est, pcr cam (|iia! 
mcnte constalel intellinentia su;c iialur.T! vim talia 



(27) AiA yf:fi(Tg(or. A 15 6t' dvaxpdaeioj. 

(28) Iloitir. I! notdv. 

(29) Tavzu dcest B. 

(30) 'A.To.luojiiyoK; Std. B ditoX. 6. tt); cuvopo- 
jjiTi; Y.T.\ d7toXXuij.:vT);. 

(iil) litt.lvOifTijy. .\ in margino, dvaXuOevTtov. 



(52) HlepiKti. IJ \i-i(ir\ xai 



vsTO, ou6i[jtta; dvdYxrjg Tr); itpi^ ixstva au[i.(putaf 
aCiTT)v drtoaittoar,?. Tt ouv ih axu0pto7i6v Jv Touxot; 
^stIv, ei Tou 6pto[j:£vou t6 dEt6k; dvTaXXdaasTat ; xa\ 
uTtep t!vo; oiJTto 6ia6£6XTiTat aot iiph:; tVj OdvoTOV i\ 
6tavota; — F. 'l'>,-(li6i, dvaXaSiJjv (31)tt) Siavotia t5v ipt- 
ajj^v, 3v ev Tot; 7tp6 toutou X(5Y0t; itepl ({'Uxt]!; ^rtot- 
TjaaTO, oux IxavtJJ; elTtov £v5£5stx0a£ [iot t5v Xiiyov 
ixEtvov ri? £vOecopou[jL£va; tt) (J^uxi) 6uvd[Ji£t; (35) • 
6; (fT)ai vospiv auir)V slvai oiiatav, xa\ t(o 6pYavtx(o 
a(o[jiaTt ^(oTtxf)V 6uva[JLtv Ttp^ji; tt;v T(ov a!aOria£tuv 
Evipystav qiTtotstv • ou yip p.(5vov7t£p\ Tr]V c7ttaTT)[j.o- 
vtXTjv TE xa't 0£()jpT)TixTiv 6tdvotav EVspyiS; JaTtv ■?)[JttJJv 
f) '•1'uxr], EV Ttpvosp^p TTi; ouata? xh toioutov epYofo- 
(jiivT), ou5s Ti aiaOTjTTjpta (jfiva 7tp^; tt)V xoTi ^uatv 
JvipYEtav o!xovo[j.£t- dXXi TtoXXi) [jisv f] xoTi JrttOu- 
[j.tav (3C), TtoXXT) 6s xa\ i\ y.x-.k 0u(ji6v xfvr)at; ev- 
OsojpstTOt TT) (fnjaEi • ExoTEpa; (37) 5e tout(ov •(•evt- 

(35) KuTnxffjiurlt^e.zai. 1! xaTap.:p!seTat. 

(34) 'Kt(Jj S.i t!ira.lu(jij>r. Scliolia iii c;ilco codicis 
A cxplicaiil, rpTj-fopto; STttjxoTto; tjj; tv dvTiOiact. 
In iiiaigiiie sciibitur IlapaOsist. 

(5.'')) AvnijtEit^. .\ adilil Evvoou|jLivtp. 

(30) Kazt't i.ZLOvjiUtr. I! xaT' ETttOun. 

(37) 'Eiutziftit;. .\ ixoTspou. 



49 r)E AMMA ET RESUURF.CTIONF.. 9» 

•/.wi fj[xiv ivuuapxouir,? (38), eU noWoi xs xal A cfficiens, iicqno sensoiia vasa iMSlriiniciilmiiic sola 
mtxEXa; Statfopii^ 6pto[ji.£v TrpoTouaav Tat? svspysfai? 



d;i«poi:ipwv Tr;v x(vr,3iv. noXXiiJikv yip tazi^ io^iv, wv 
•:b 27iiO'j;itiTty.?jVxaOir)7Jl-ai* TOAAa ys (5!)) TiaAtv.a tv).; 
Uu[jioet6ouj atTiaj JxcfujTat, xa\ ouoiv touto a(0[jti 
tjTi 1,40), t6 Sl aiKU|jtaTov vospbv iTavTii).; ■ voep>(v 8i 
Tt (.11) t})v ({'"X^^ ^ 6pt!i[jLii OLTretpTivaTO, wiT£ Suoiv 
dTOTOtj ti eTspov ix Tr,c dxoAouOta^ dvaxujTTetv toG 
Xoyou, i^ xal t'jv Ou[jtJ<v xa\ Tr,v C7:tOu[jt;av d),Xa? £v 
f,i.jLtv elvai '.iu);i.;, xat hatiOoj '|uxiuv dvTt [Jtta; xaO- 
opdaOat, i^ [Jtr,o; Ti StavoiriTtxbv t6 ev fj[jitv ({'UxrjV 
oieaOat. T6 yip voepov £-iir,i; za:;iv J.9ap[Jio^i[;.e- 
vov, i^ ■nivTa; {42) i}uxdi; d-oSei^et TciiJTa, 9\ IxajTov 
TouTtiiv ex Tou t'aou tou {i3) iot(o[jiaTO{ xr,; "luxf,? 
{|atpr;T£i. 



ail naUiraloin cnicicntiam, niicialionciitinu; giiber- 
nal ; scd ninlliis (jiiiilcin ciii>itiilalis, mulUis ilcnf; 
iiaciiM(li:i' (HKKinc iikiIhs cciMiliir iii cjns naliira ; 
rnni aMtcni JKiriiMi nUniiKiKC f;incraliU'r in iKiliis 
iiisil, iii innllas pariler ac varias ilillcreiilias acUo- 
nibiis, cHicicnliisqne anilioniin progrcili nioluin 
videnuis. Nani ninUa (iMiileni viilcrc licel, (luoriiin 
coMcnpisccnili vis aiu lor ac diix cst ; ruisMS ilcni 
nnilUi a caiisa ir;B coiicitatriie nascunUir, ac iiuIImmi 
Ikmuui corpus cst; (|Mod aMlcin incorporeuin esl, 
inlcllcctiialc prorsiis csl, si)lai|Me nicnle conslal ; 
porro inlcllcctualeui (luaiiKlani sohuiuc iiiCMle con- 
stantcni ct coniprclicnsiliilcin rcin csse aMiiuaui 
dcfiiiitiodcclaravit, ul duoruiii alisiirdoruui altcinin 



cx consequcnlia orationis exsistit alqne cniergal , aut iit iracundia quoque alqiic cupiditas ali;c iii 
iiobis aiiinia; siiit, et pro iina inMllitudo aniiiiLiruiu dcprclicndatur atqiie aMimadveilatiir, aut nc niciilis 
quidcin ayitatrix ct iiililligciidi vis iii noliis, auiiiia cssc piitctur. Naiii inlcllectiiale solaqne iiiciite coii- 
stiiiis ct coniprcliciisiliilc a'qualilcroinnil)iis acconiniodatuni, aiit oiiinia hxc aniiuas cssc deiioiisUa- 
bil, aut nuuinqiiodqiic Ijoriim cx a.'qMO exiinctatque cxci|)ict c.x liac aiiiina! pioprictate. 

M.^HoelloX/ots (fT)a\v, (U), fiOT) xat liXXot? eCtitt)- JJ M. At(iue illa, Ilanc, iuqnif, ralionein jaiii a mullis 
Ii.ivov t'jv Xiyov^T&uTOv dxoXouOto; xai a'jzhq imZi]- cliain aliis qu;csitaiii, coiiseipicnter ipsc quoqnc 



Tit; (4')), 0, Tt (40) TioTe XP^ TavJTa vc[j.tCetv etvat xh 
tT:tOu[jtTjTtx?jv (47) xa\ t6 0u(jtoet5Jc, et'Te juvoutko- 
[.'.iva Tii tJjuxTi, xal ■reapi Tr)v aiJTr.v (48) suOijc ttj 
xaTasxeuri auvu:tipxovTa, efTs ti &XXo ■rcap' auTr)V 
f/jta xa't iJ7T;pov f^ijtiv eT:tYtv!5[jteva (49). Ti [jtkv yip 
evopasOat Tr; tj-uxrj Tau-a, Trapi TrdvTwv sniar,.; 6[j.o- 
XoYetTaf t6 6i o, Tt xp») i>ep\ auTtiJv oi^eaOat, o!j::co ot' 



reqnisivisti, quiduain taiidcni li;cc cssc oportcat 
cxistimarc, T?) l7itOu[jtriTtx(5v , id est, vim concupi- 
icendi; zh 0u[jtoei5e;, id est, vim ira: cuncitatriccm : 
siniulnc insita iu aninise natura ct quasi coessentia 
atque coiisiibslantia, ct ab iuitio cuui ca sinl, alquc 
a princijiio statiin iina ciiiu crcalionc ct coiistitii- 
lione ejus cxstilerint, an ctiam aliqiiid ;iliud aiquc 



dxpt6eta; eupev 6 XiiYo?, toaTS pe6a!av Tr)v Tztpl tou- ipsa siiit, ct posterius nobis acccsserint? Nam i|M0d 

Tojv uirfSXrj^-tv ^x^:v, dXX" Eti TSTiXavTi^jt^vati; ot 7ioXXo't lixc qiiidem in aniina cernantur, cx ;i;(iiio consiat 

xa'i 6ta'Y(ipot; Tat; iiep^t toutojv £(>5atg l-iitotaTd^ou- intcr oinncs ; quid aMtcm dc cis exisliinarc opor- 

c-.v. 'H[jttvo^et [jtev ixavr; i:p?j; drriiSetctvdXTiOiTii; (.50) teat, noiidum iilcnc at(|uc pcrfcctc ralio assccula 

f,v f) e|a) tftXoaotpia, •?) Texvtxoii; itepi toutiov otaXa- csl, iit firuiam de liis liabcat opiMioucin, scd vulgus 

6ouaa, •r:eptTT?)v av t)v tjoj; Tiv uep't '|uxn; ^■'iro^' ctiam niinc vagis, falsisquc ac diversis opiuionibus 
■TipoTtOevat (51) Tw axe,a[j.0Tt. 'Cre\ (52) SeTot? [jtkv ^ dc liis ambigil. Nobis vcro, siqnidcm snfficicns 

xaTi xh tf.avkv dx^iXouOov xaT' ejouaiav ■7:pof,X0£V T) csset ad dcmoiislralioncni veritalis cxtcrna pliilo- 



iiEp\ ({'UX^; Oeojpia" :fip.etj ok ttj? (53) e^ouata; d(jtot- 
pot Ta^JTTji; e3[jt£V, tt)? XeY^tv (54) (?r,[ji'i otT:ep §ou- 
X'j[jte0a, xavijVt T.a.y-hi; 5(jy[jLaT0? (55) xa"t V(5[«o xe- 
XpTi|jt^vo! Tri dyia rpa:;ifj (50) ■ dvayxaito? r.phq 
TauTT]V ^SXeTiovTs;, to'jto 8e/ii;jL£0a [JLi-Jvov, o, Tt Tep dv 
f) au[jttftovoiJv (57) ~C> tiov -^eYpa^jL^jLevwv axoTrto. Oux- 
ouv ■TtapivTej ■zh nXaTtovtxV; citp;jLa (58), xat Tr,v 
u-i:£s^uY[Jtevr,v a'jTtj) EuvtopiSa Ttov T:tbX(ov, o'Jx (i[jioioj; 
Tat; 6p[j.ar^ T^ph^ dXXf,Xou; ex^ivTtov, xa\ zh-j iiT.kp 
TouTojv fjvioxov, St' uv dT:ivTO)V Ti TotaiJTa T^ep^t 

(38) 'Ervjiapyovffrtr:. S. B evuTtipxovTo;. 
39) no.l.ld xs. A 1! ■::o"AXi 5e. 
(4(1) Tovzo (TMfid i.aTi. B toutoiv aio[jid laTi. 

(41) As Tt. I! o^ Tt xpTJiJLa. 

(42) ndrzaq. A B TrdvTa. 

(43) 'Icrov Tvv. A B iaou to'Jtou. 

(44) 'II Si :to.l.Xo'iQ. In calce codicis A boc liabcs 
scbolion, 'H SiodaxaXo? d7:avTa tt] dvTtOeaet, YP^''^'" 
xd); T^ dTtopo'/- OepaiTeiJouaa. 

(45) 'E.xtKnrii7r. A B eTteJfjTTiaa?. 

(46) "0, zt. B oTt. 

(47) 'EstiOvitriTtxt^ir. X B eT:tOu[J.T)TtX'5v Te. 

(48) n<ipit rjjr avTt'ir. A B T:api ttjV TptJJTTiV. 
(49J 'ExiyirtJnerH. B cT:iYevii)jLeva. 

(50) 'lmri\ .Tfdc; d.rdd . d.ltiOCu;. \i. -ph^ arAQ. 



sopbia, (pi;c dc bis rcbus artificiose dispiilavit, al- 
quc traciavit, SMpervacancnm forsitan esset illoruin 
commcntaiioni dc aninia adjicere sfirnionem. Scd 
quouiaiii ab illis quidcni prout conscqneus ct con- 
sentaiieum visuin essiM, cx licciuia alque ad arbi- 
Iriiim prodita cst de ;iMima conimciitalio; nos au- 
icm biijusliceiiti;T;cxpertcssuinus,diccndi, iii(|nam, 
qua; voliimus ; quippe qni rcgiila prorsns divinai 
doctrina; ct pro legc iilimnr saiicta Scriptura, atquc 
ad iianc neccssario rcspicinuis, lioc soluni rccipi- 

dXriOeia? txavi). A dXTjOeta? pro dXr,Oui{. 

(51) IlpoTi(lh'(ii. H T:eptTtO^;at. 

(52) 'E.tsl. B £7:ei5f,. 

(53) 'UjiE~i; 5i zqi;, ctc, b:rc vcrba in calcc codi- 
cis A ita illusuaiitur,"OTt xaTd t?iv zt\q Oeia; Fpa- 
(ff,? GY.rjT.vi fj ::£p't '^'->'/Tfi otoauxaXIa Ttjj guyYP*?-- 
[/.£;j.£Xf)Tr,Tat. 

(54) 7'/K .Uxetv. B zrfi tou X^Yeiv. 

(55) AijyjuiTvr. A Oeiou 5rJYlJtaT0j. 

'5i)) Keyjjtui. Ti'i dyltf rp. B t!) dYia xixpW- 
Fpac^ri. 

(57) Iv/tpojrovr. B a'J[Jt'yO)vov. 

(58) Il.irtzojrtxdr iipjto. Iii calcc cndicis A lioc 
lcgiliir scliolion, AtdXoyov 6 llXdTtov eT:otr]aaTO 7:cp't 
'lu/fjj, o'j '/'(«'fwni J.-'Y.oa'|ev, Jv (o zh [tiv Ou[jo:totj 



51 



S. CRKCOUII NASSENI 



52 



imis ct approbaimis, qiiodcunqiie ciim Scripim* A ^"X^': tfi^oTOjfit Si' aiviYjjiaTo; • oia 0' 6 (591 H^-' 



coiivenerit et coiicordaverit inlentionc. Igiliiromis 
so Plalonis ciirrii, cique siilijnmiis bijiigis ptillis 
eqiioruni, noii cadem iiiter se alleelioue el iiupetu 
rra'ditis, iisqiie prajfeclo aiiriga, qiiilius oiiiiubus 
ille per a;nignia at^jue involucriim talia de aiiima 
piiilosophatur (a); omissis itein iis, quae tradit is 
qiii post eum pbilosopluis fuit, qui res apparenles 
ariificiose perscquitur, eaque qu;e nunc nubis pro- 
IHisila suiit diligenter examinans ac tractans, nior- 
lalciii pcr b:cc aniinam csse censuit alque proniin- 
liavit; reliciis item omnibus iis qui et ante et post 
lios fucrunt, qui vcl prosa solulaque, vel nuiiiero 
i|uodaui ac iiicnsura aslricla oratione res pbiloso- 
pliicas tradiderunt, divinitus proditam Scripturam, 



JxeTvov cptXiaocpo; 6 Tsx^ixdi; (GO) xol? (pnvojji^voi? 
(ixo),o'jOuiv, xa\ xjt vuv ifi[xiv npoxsijAsva 5i' tTrt|jis- 
Xcia.; xaT£|;TaJtov, Ovtitt;v elvjtt 5ti Tou-tj)v xt]v ij/u- 
)(T]v irE^^/jvaTO, v.a\ TravTa? tou? te r.ph TOUTtov, xaV 
Toii; i'^eS,r\:, tou; t£ xaTaXoYa5t]v xa'i tou? Jv 
^uOfiiT) (61) Tivt xa'i (Jt^Tptp tftJ.oaotp^uovTa; xoTaXi- 

7i(5vT£?, axOTI&V TOU XoYOU TTIV O^iTTVEUaTOV FpatflTJV 

7roiT,3w[jt£0a ((J2), i^ <}u);f)j £|atp£TOV (jiTi5iv vo[i!^£tv 
Elvat vo[jto0£T£t, 8 y.T\ xa\ tt)? Osia? (fuasto; laTtv 
lotov. '0 l-^P 6[Jtoicij[jta 0£ou tt)v ({""X^^ slvai tpVj- 
aaj (03), Tcav 3 dXXi5Tptov £aTt 0£ou, ^xto; etvai toO 
opou tt;; (J^u/Tis !i-£9T;vaT0. Ou5£ yip (G4) av iv Totj 
i:opT]XXaY[jt£vot5 StaaioOEh) ib ojjioiov. OuXouv lT:£t5T] 
TotouTov ou5^ TT) 0£ta (Ga) auvOstopEtToi tfuaEt, ouSi 
quo spectet ct intendat, oralioni proponamus, " tt) '^uxtj auvoujtoujOat (GG) TouTa xoTi Xiyov fiv Ttj 
qiiajque divina Scriplura statuit, nt nihil in anima Ci-ovoTia£t£. 

f sse putcmus eximium et insigne, quod non etiani divinse natura; proprium sit. Qui cnim siinilitudineui 
Dei aniinam esse dixit, quidquid a Deo alicnum cst, extra definitionem aniniK essa declaravit. Eteniiii 
in diversis ac differentibus simililudo coiiservari iion possii. Ergo quoniam ejusniodi niliil cum divina 
cernitur natiira, ne aninise quidem bsec insila et quasi coessentiata esse rccte quis exisiimaverit. 

Jam vero dialeciica quidem arte, per rationum ct TJi [jikv ouv xaTa ttjv StoXEXTtxT^v texvtjv 5ti auX- 
argumentorum Cdlleclricem ac rcsoliilricem scien- 
liaiii, noslra qiioque dogmata atque decreta conlir- 
inare : quod liujiisniodi spccics orationis ad demoii- 
strandam veiilatem, tuni debilis, tum suspeeta sit : 
lecusabimus ac pra'teriiiitleinus. Patet ciiim omni- 
bus ac liquet qiiod dialectica curiosa sublilitas pa- 



XoYtaTtxf,? TE xol ivaXuTtxTj? j7itaTT][jtTj? p£6aiouaOai 
y.at Ti <)[jtiT£pa SoypiaTa, &>i aaOpivTe xa\ uttotttov 
£1; i-^iost^tv aXT)0£t'a; ■zh TotouTov elSo,; tou Xiyou 
TtapaiTr,a!5[;.£0a. Ilaat y&p lazi T.p65r\>.ov t5 tt)v Sta- 

X£XTtXT)V UEptEpyiaV iaT)V itf' IxOTEpa TT)V ta)(UV EX''^' 

Tzp6; Te TT)V TT); dXT)0£ta; dvaTpo7if)v, xa\ itpb; tt)v 
res in utramque parlem vires babcat, vel ad cver- C .jcr; tj^g.jSo^j; xoTT^yopiav (G7). "OOev xal outt^v tt)v 



sioneni vcriiaiis, vel ad mendaciuni judicandum. 
Unde eliaui ipsam vcritatem, ubi bujusmodi aliqua 
adliibita arte profertur, sa'penuniero suspectam 
babemus, quasi barum artium subtilitas atque 
versiitia nipiitem nostram scducat, et iii fraudem 
iinpellat alque a veritate avertat. Sed si quis in- 
conipositam ct inconditam, ati|ue ab omni velaminc 
et amictu niidam adniiitat orationem, diccmus, ut 
poterimus, jiixta seriem et contextuni Soripuir.Te 
traditioiiis, commeniationemdebis rebus iiiferentes. 
Quid igitur esl quod dicimus? Qiiod lioc rationis 
jiarliceps animal liomo, nimirum iiilelligentia; atque 
scicnli.e capax sit, vcl eoruin qiii a ralione nostra; 



dXTjOEtav, oTav [jtETa Ttvo; TotauTT)? t^X^''i? T^poaYT)- 
Tat, 5t' uTO'yta5 7:oXXdxt; 7roto'j[j.£0a , d); tt); r.ip\ 

TOUTl)? (G8) SEtviTTjTO? 7TapaxpOUO[(.ivT]^ fl[itOV Tr)V 

Sidvotav, xa\ tt)? dXr)0£ias droatpaXEfar)? (U9). Ei 5£ 
Tt; t!/v dxaTdaxeuiiv te xai yujjivJiV TriaT); 7:£pt6oXT); 
7:poaiotTO Xtjyov, Jpou[i£V tiis dv (70) oldv T£ T) xaxi 
Tf/v £lp[j:'jv Tr,; YP^ff^T)? u9TiYf]a£to? ttjv 7:Ep\ TO'JTO)V 
Oitopiav ^tpoad^j-o-nE?. Tt oijv eaTtv o 9a,u£v (71) ; Ti 
Xoytx^jv TouTO CoJov 6 Mpunzoi; vou te xal ^TttaTfj- 
(jtT,; SexTtxov Etvat, f^ {li) Tiopi Ttiiv l^txi to'j \6yo\i 
T0'J xaO' f;[na; [jtE(jiapTupT,Tat , oux dv o'jTfi) to'j 6pt- 
a[jtou Tf)v 9'Jatv f);ji(jjv uT^oypd^ovTo;, et'7:£p ivetbpa 
OujjKav Te xal ii:iOu[).iav xa't Ti Toia'jTa TcdvTo auv- 
ouattofi^va tt) cfJaEt. 0'j5e yip ^'^' dXXou Ttvii; opov 



fidei alque religionis alieni sunt, tesiinionio com- 

probatuin cst : quippe non ila naturam noslram de- &v Tt; dT:oooir, to'j uT:ox£t[;.£'jou, -zh xotvov dvT\ tou 

scripliira ac designalura definitio fuissct, si quidcm ioiou Xiyoiv. 

ct iracundiam , ct concupiscentiam ct bujusmodi omnia cum noslra natura unita ct qiiasi cocsscnliata 



xa't e7:tOu[ir,Tix'jv tt,; <^'jyj\^ l^^^po? auJuYta TttoXtov 
ar.:'.y.3.az, xh 0£ ota'/or,Ttx?jv, f)youv t'jv vo'jv, f)vtd);(o. 
Ibidein ad verba li^xtiis, qii;e paulo pnst scqiiuiitur, 
6 |ji£t' sxEtvov tftXdao-.fo;, lcgis, 'AptaTOT^Xr);. 

(.=)9) "Oca 0' 6. H 070 t' 0'jv. 

(60) TEyvixuii;. U TEXVtxdc. 

(Gl) 'l'l't)jliil Tiri X. jj, 1$ E'jpuO[^.(0 Ttv"t [JlETpt;). 

(Gi) III rijL-d>jii;0)i. B 7:otr,ad[/.E0o. 
(G5) >I>i)(Tar. B £t7:iov. 
(Gi) OvSi xdp. B 0'j idp. 

(n) Scbolion iii Grreco apposiluni : Vlulo dc aiiiina 
itiiduilKin [erit, quem l'li:rd(iiiriii iiiiniipiil : iti iiuo 
eiii 'luidcin aiiiiinr iKirlo., iii iiiiihuii et coiuuiiiiceudi 
vii cl iriii '1111 ardur exiiilil, jtari inillvruin cijuitio- 



{dr,) OvSi T. 0. B o'JOEv T. 0. 

(GG) IvyowwvcOai. B auvouaitijaOat. 

(((7) 7'i'/r z. i'r. xaziiy. li Tf)v xaTr,y. t. tj'. 

(GS) Ili-pl zavzrir. A B 7:Epl Ta'JTa. 

((>'.)) 'A.-zcfr^a.inicnn-. A B dnoatfaXX^juaT);. 

(70) 'Qq iir. A B or:o); dv. 

(71) 'f( (jvricrztr o cpajiEV. In calcc codicis A iianc 
invcnis iiolaiii, tp\np.h; ir^:, ouaia;. 

(li) "II. B xai. 



i'H»i ciirriii siihjuiicloriim : meulcm iiiilcm seii itluiii 
aniiiiii' vim. tina cl niiimo iiiiiliiiiiu-,, cojiilniiius et 
uiiiitiiidrcrliinii.'-, iiuriiin: assimiliivil. Uivc uulcili itt 
Pbxdoiic uoii sunl, scd iii I'lia:dri). 



55 ItK ANIMA ET RESURRKCTIONE. D4 

aiquc consiibslamiata cssc vi.lcrcl. Naiii iicc iii ulla (|ui(lciii alia ic, loco proprii comimmc ponciis, 
siibjccti qiiisi|iiaiu cilidcrit (.Ulinitioiicin. 

•Ensl ojv xi eTri0j;ji7iTix(5v te xaV OuiXoctSk? xoxi A Quoiiiam iijitur cl concupisccinli ci irastcn.li 
thlmv xal i7t\ tTi? aX^you te xa\ /ovix?,; vuteo)? vis a-.iualitcr (luo.pu: lam iii ratiouis exp.Mtc iiuam 
xaOopaTat, ojxSvt;^ EOX^^vtosJxxojxoivoOxapaxTin- raliouis couipote cciiiilur iialura, iiulla raliiuic. 
pi^Ei (73) x6 rStov. "0 5i Txpis xtjv xf,s cfOsiiu,- Om- nec rcclc iiuis pcr coimuiuuciii iiolaui, i.l iiuo.l pro- 
Ypa9T;v ixsptxxiv (7.i) xe xa\ dTidSXtixov, tooj ^v- prium cst desigiiaveril. Quoil aut.Mii a.l iiatunc 
eixiv (75) (J? iLipoi xr,? ^OsEto;, J-' dvaxpoTiii (70) ilcsignationcm supcrvacuum ac rcjicicn.luiii cst, 
ToO opou xriv iaxjv ex^tv; ni,- y^P 4p''i^^« <>""'«' quo pa.lo laniiuani pars natiinc, potest ad cvcr- 
7xp6; xi totov xoO u7tox£t|jt£votj p.tTizi. "0, xt 5" av £5(0 simiciii (l,.'linitionis vires liabcrc? Oiiinis cuini .l.'li- 
ToG t5t<4Covxo? fi, (J? dXXixptov TOpopaxat xoO opou. "itio substaiitiie, pn.piiuiii subj.'(ti sp.^.tal. Qui.l- 
•AXXi .MT]v ^ xaxi Ouiidv xe xa\ J::tOupttav JvipTEia «I<i>il '"'lem cxtra pcculiarilatcni ac propriclaleni 
xotvT) iraar;? elvat x?i^ Xortx?,? xc xal (77) iXoyou fucrit, tanquam a dclinitioiie alienura dcspicitur 
(i)U3;(o,-6jxo/,oY;r-ai. navS^xbxotviv, ouxauxivEcrxt atquo coiilemnilur. Atqui lam irasccmli quam 
zi^ iStd^ovxt. 'Avdvxri dpa otd xouxtov £3xt, y.r] ^v cop.ciipisccmli vim atquc clliciciiliam cum oiuiii 
TOtJxot,- elvai xaOxa Xor£?6ciOat, £v oT« xaxegatps- natura tam ralionali quam irialionali comniiiiie 
tov (78) V) dvOpoJTitvr) xapaxxr^ptjexat (fuit?. 'AXX' csse coiistal. Quidquid autcin conimune cst, iioii 
tojTrep i>j at30rixtx?,v xa\ x6 Opeuxtxiiiv xal au=T,xtxV; B idcm cum pcculiari est. Nccessario igitur pcr li.tc 
bi fjijtiv xt,- totov oux dvaXu;t oii xouxtov x'jv droSo- sequilur ut b;cc in illis mm cssc cxistimcums pcr 



Oivxa xt;? <{'uxr,« (79) opov (ou ydp iTXEtor] xouxd ecxtv 
4v %fi 4*^X11' ^"sivo oux Jaxtv), ouxto xa\ xi rtipV x'jV 
Ou[jt?)V xal xr,v jTxtOu.uttav xaxavof;3ac xr,? cfuiEdj^ 
f,(jttx)V xtvr;;jtaxa, oux av (80) euXdvoij xto op(i) jjtdxotxo, 
ij>i eXXetTrtJj.; (81) ivSet^aaevt;) xt;v t^uJtv. 



qua.' prscipiie dcsis"atur bninana iialura. Si'd qiicin- 
admoduin si quis scnticmli, nutricndi ct auijcn.li 
vim iii nobis conspicatus, pcr ba;c non rcsolvil 
aiiini.-c dcinoustratam dcliniiioncm (non cnim quo- 
niam boc cst iii aniuia, illiid noii cst), co.lcm n'o.li) 
si (luis naturae nostraj circa iracundiam et concupisccntiam molus animadvcrtit, non ctiani rcclc 
derinitionem oppugnct, ut quae minus sullicienter naturam ostcnderit. 

r. T( ouv xp^l :xe,o\xouxou (82) Yivtosxetv, et-ov ~[Jji G. Qiiid igitiir, inqiiam ad magistram, de liis s(a- 
xf,v StSdaxaXov; 0\itm Yipold^xi £t[jtt xaxtoetvdTio)? lucrc cl scntire oportct? nondiini ciiiiu aniuiadv.M- 
TxpooTJXEt xa iv f][itv gvxa, d)? dXXdxpta xf,? cpuaecos lere possum quo pacto convcuiat ca qua; in iiobis 
fjIJtdiv dTOTOtetaOat. — M. 'Opa?, tpr^alv, oxi iJidxr; xt; iusunt, lanquam alicna a natura iiostra scgrcgarc 
Jaxt xoO XofiaiJioO Txpis xaOxa, xa\ anouoi] xoO [jtovo)- alqucrcpudiare.— M. Vidcs, inquit,quodpugna.iua'- ^ 
Of,vat xf,v tj-uxf^v xouxtiiv, d); av oTdv xtj (8j) fj. Kaf dani ralionis advcrsiis Ii;t'C sit.cl sliiirniin.iiiioad .■jns 
eiatyi xtve? olq xaxto,oOc)xat ^ auouor;, xaOdnep eTti licri possil, auiniani ab bis scparaiidi atquc segrc- 
ToO Mtouaito; dxouo[jiev, oxi xpetxxtov rjv eu(xoO xe xa\ gandi. Ac sunt sane nonnulli, quibus lioc stiidiuin 
i7ct9u[jtt'a; exetvo?, d[jf.|)dxepa |jia,oxupoujTi; auxtT) prospere successit, quique id qiiod qua'sivcrunt 
xrj; laxopta?, oxi (8i) Ttpao? f,v xapi Tdvxai; dvOpto- asscculi sunt, qucniadmodum de Moyse audivi- 
Tcou; (evSeixvuxat Se x?j ddpYT,xov Sti xoO TTp^jou, xaV nius, quod is nec ab ira ncc a conciipis.cntia vin.i 
xfjv rpi; xdv Ou[j.iv dX).oxpttij-tv), xa't oxt oux e-e- ac siipcrari possct, iitrius.iiic rci tcstiuioniiiin ci 
Ou(xji3£ xouxiov xivi;, Kcpl 5t dpto,u.ev ev xot; TioXXoti; pcrbibcntebislDria, qiiod et lcnis nrnisi|iic csscl sii- 
■zh £7ttOu|jtT,xtx?.v EvepYou;j.evov. "OTCp oux av i^l\z- pra onincs bomincs(per lenitatem aulein ctclcincn- 
to(8d1, et !fuatsf,v xaOxa, xa't Ei.;xijv Xdyovxf,? ouatac liam ira; vacuilas ct ab iracundia alicnus aniinus 
avf,Y£xo. Ou Y^p eaxt ouvaxdv xov ejtij Y^Y^-iv^xa xf,? ostcndilur), ct quod noii concupisecrcl quidqiiaiii 
(fuaeto? Evx(p elvat [jtivetv. 'AXXi (jtf,v et Mtoaf,; (80) eorum circa qiia; iii plcrisqiic bouiinibus vim con- 
y.7.\ Ev x(f) Elvat f,v, xa\ b/ xouxot? oux t^v, fiXXo xi cupisccndi occupalam esse videmus. Quod iioii ci 
S,oa Trapi xt;v tfuatv ^axl xaOxa, xa't oux^ 9uai;. Ki conliiigerct, si iiatura lia!C csscr.l.et ad ralioHeni es- 
Yip (87) alrfldji tfuat; xoOxd I jxtv (88), Ev (o x6 elvat senti^c rcrcrrenlur. Fieri cniiii non putcst, iit extra 
xf,? ouata; xaxaXa[ji6ive-at, xouxiov oe r; dXXoxp!(o at; natiiram conslitutus in cssc nianeat. Atqiii si Moyscs 
£9' :f];j.tv xetxat, tli; y.T] [Jtdvov d^T](jttov, dXXi xa't ETti- ct iii cssc cral, ct in bis noii crat, aliud crgoqiiid- 
xepSe? (89) elvai xri (puaet xbv dtfavta^jtbv xJjv xotou- piani ali|tic natiiia, b;cc sunt, ct non natiira. Qu.c 
xjjv. Af,Xov ouv 3x1 xdjv e^ojOev eTttOetopou^jtivtov eaxV cniiii vcrc natura csl, lioc cst, in qiio iiisuiu cssc 



(73) Xapaxriqpi^ei. B xapaxxT,pt'"ot. 

(74) //sptrr(5r. A Tieptxxdv isxt xat. 
(7.5) "Evecziy. B iaxtv. 

(70) '£'--!'. A B i7d. 

(77) T/ic Xoxix-nQ ^^ "■'" dclcnt A B. 

(78) hazs^aipezor. B xax 
(7'J) Tilr i!'u/,)]c. A iii tc.\lu 

marginexri ij/uxr;. 

(80) Oux &r. A iu niaijiinc oux ^x' dv 
(811 '£.l.?£(.itiv. A B eXXtTidi?. 



E;atpjxov. 



■ni '|uX'i?, in 



(82) //pp! rcvzov. B ixepV xouxtov. 

(83) Oloy ziQ. A oTdv xt, B o;dv xe. 

(84) "Ozi. B oxt x£. 

(85) "O.-tfp cvK dtr iyirerc. In calre A a(l_ li:cc 
vcrba isla leguntiir,"Oxt ou tfuatxd; Jaxtv ev xij) dv- 
0pto7:(.) Ou(j.d; xa't f, e7xtOu[Jtta. 

(80) il/(.j(T/~/c- A B Mtouaf;?. 

(87) Ei ydp. n f] Ydp. 

(88) TovzS scTztr. A xoOx^Scxtv. .. 
(8U) 'EjitiisiSic^. A ETitxEpS^, 



ro 



S. GRECORll NYSSF.M 



56 



siibslantia; (lcprclicniliUir ; horiim aulcm alicnalio \ taOxa xa TtaOTi it]? tfuasti); Kvta xaV oux ouota. "H 



iii nobis sft.-» cst, iit nnn solum non nocMt, vcniin- 
cliam liicrosa alciue qu.Tsluosa natuitc talium 
inotuiiiii abolitio sit. Palam cst ergo (luod cx iis 
«juae cxtiinsccus in rcbus considcrauiur, hsc sint 
aflectus et perturbationcs naturae, el non natiira. 
Nam h.^BC quidcm cst, quodcsl; iracundia aiitcm 
vuigo fcrvor sanguiiiis, qui circa cor cst, csse 
plerisquu vidclur. Aliis vero, appetitio ulcisccndi 
cunx, a quo laccssitus ct ante Ixsus sis. Sed, iil 
nos arbitramur, iracundiaest appetitio nocendi ei 
qui coneitavcrit cl ad iram provocaverii. Hnrum 
autem niliil couvcnit aniuii dcriniiioiii. ItciiiqMC si 
pcr sese concupisccntiam dcliniamus, appclilio- 



[jtlv yip (90) £3Tiv 'iT.sp iaziv Ou[ji.JiV S^ ^iaiv sTvai 
ToG -zp\ xap5(av ai|jiaT:o; toi? r.o/.XoXq 5oXit. "Exs- 
pot ok (91), Ipz^vj (0-1) Tou avTtXuTiTidat xiv T:poxa-:- 
dp^avTa (9"i). 'fl; S' av Tiiiii^ u7roXa6otiji£v (94), 
Oufjio; idxiv Spfiti Tou xaxojjat tbv Tcapo^uvovxa. ^Siv 
ouSiv Tw TCcpl ({'uxiis £p':' sujAGafvji. Kav xfjV J^reiOu- 
fjiiav (93) Etp' iauTTJ^ StoptTiipiEOa (90), loEcrtv Xi- 
^ojjiev TOu cvSiovTo?, i^ niOov T?,; xaO' TjSovi^v otTTO- 
Xauastjj;, rj Xutttjv £7r\ tio [li^ xax' E^ouatav 8vTt xaia- 
OujXTiTtxiJj (97) • i^ Ttva Tcpfj; xb -fiSu oxiaiv, ou \t.i\ 
T.apza-nM f] ditdXauat?. Tauxa yip Tcivia xa't xi 
TOtauTa TT]v [jtkv e7TiOu[jLtav svSElxvuxat, tou Sk 6pi- 
a[j.ou Tou Tzp\ tl/u/Ti? ou TtptjadTCTCTat. 



iiem csse dicemus cjus quod dcest, vcl dcsidcrium frueiul;e voluptatis, vcl dolorem ob id quod non poti- 
iiiur eo quod cordi esl, atqiie animo gratum et acccptum, a\il aliquam affectionem ad id quod csl suave 
et jucundum, quo frui non licct. H;ec cnim el cjusdem niodi oninia cupiditatcm quidem oslendunt, ad 
dcriiiitioncm autcm aniina; non pcriincnt. 

Quin^ tiam alia qiioque qii.x circa animam ccr- g 'AXXd xa"t oaa aAa T.Ep\ ^.uxtiv xaOopaTai, t4 k^ 



«untiir, qiire sibi invicem ex adverso posita vidcn- 
lur, vcluti limidilas ct aiidacia, dolor et voluptas, 
melHS el contcniptiis, ct qusccunque talia sunt, 
qiioriim unuuKjuodquc cognatuni quidem csse vidc- 
lurcum irasccndi atqiie concupisceudi vi, peculiari 
autem definiiione suam designat naluram. Nam 
ct audacia ct contemptio demonstrationem ac re- 
prKsontaiioncm iudicat ad iram propcnsaj appeli- 
lionis, diminutioncm vcro quamdam ctremissionem 
liiijus cjiisdem, is qui pcr timidilatcm ct melum 
ingencratur habitus et aftectus. Dolor autem ex 
ulroque malcrias habct. Nam et ira; inefficacia, 
dura non potcst ([uis ulcisci eos a quibus ante Ise- 
sus sit, dolor ct exsistit et est ; iteniquc dc- 



iSvTiOiTou dXXfjXot? 6ptlJ[j.Eva, oTov SstXtav (98) y.a.\ (99) 
Opdao;, Xur'()v xa\ TjSoviiv, tf46ov xa\ xaTatpp^ivr.atv, 
xa\ (1) oaa TOtauTa, ojv 'ixaaTOv auyYEvtJJ? (2) I/etv 
SoxEi ~phi -zh ST:tOu[j.TiTtx?JV (3) f^ 0u[jtoEt5k^, iStdJovTt 
Sk opi.f TTjv iotav dvuTToypd^Et (4) tfuatv, T6 ts yip 
Opdao;xa'ffi xaTat()povr,st;S[j.cpaatv uTroaTi[J.a£voi xivi 
irfi Ou[iwooui; opy.r^i • eXdTTrjjatv 5£ Ttva xa'i ijcpeotv 
ToO auTou TouTou fj xa-a S^tXtav xa\ tfSfiov £Y-c'^°" 
[JtiVT) a;(Eat;. 'H 51 Xutttj e| dixcfOTEptov (51 E^Et xis 
tJXa;."H TE (6) Y^p-to" Ou[J.ou dTovia, Jv Tto Toij 
djj.uvaaOat tou? TipoXeXuuTixoTas dSuvdTtj) (7) Xuttt^ 
yivETaf xal tj dTttJyvwat; TtiJv EmOu|jiou[j.£vtov, v.aX 
■^ aTEpTjat; twv xaTaOu[j.ttov, Tr;v axuOptoTrr,v TauTTlv 
e[jL7rotEt T?i 5tavo£a StdOeatv. Ka\ tJ> dvTiOEtopou[jtEvov 



speratio corum quse concupiscuntur, pnvalioque C ttj Xu^rT), -.b xaO' fiSovTiv Uyoj v6Ti(jia, 6[j.otto; t(J> 



eorum quse cordi sunt atque placcnt, tristem hanc 
ac tetricam in mente ingener.it affcctioncm. Atqiie 
etiam id quod contrarium dolori vidctur, volupta- 
tis sensum dico, simililcr ct in iram et concupis- 
centiain dividitur. Volupias enim iitriusqiie horum 
ex xquo prineipatum tenct. (o) Qune omnia, cum 
circa aniinam sunt, tuin aniuia non sunt, sed ve- 
liiti qusedam vcrnicai c\ cogiiatricc partc aniinx 



Q<jy.S) zt xa\ Trj £7rtOu[Jtta £7ri[jtept^£Tat. 'HSovf] yap 
iy.azipo'J TOUTtov xa-A t^ Taov fnf£[xovEust . "A (8) 
TrdvTa xa't TrEpl T7;v Cj^uxfiv eaxt, xa\ cluxfi oux laT-tv, 
dXX' oTov [J.up[j.r,xtat Ttvkj Tou 5tavoT]Ttxou [jtipoug ttjj 
cl/uxfic £X9ui[jL£vat (9). "A [xipT; (j.kv auTT]; eivat Std 
T?( 7rpoa7r£9Uxivatvo[jL(CETai,ou [jltjv Exetvi elatv (10), 
OTTEp eaxtvfi t}/uxT] xax' ouatav. — F. Ka\[j,f]v 6pio[A£v, 
^riixi T.pbg Ti]v zapOevov, ou [xtxpdv ly. toutiov y.w- 



(00) E( fiir yip. B f, [j.'ev ydp. 

(91) "ETFpoi Si. A B kzlprAi&i. 

(92) "OpBfjv.MptZi:. 

i93) npoxazdp^arza. B 7rapo|0vavTa. 
(94) 'Y^o.ldCvijier. A J^roXa^jLedvot^iev. 
(9.5) Kur Ti}r LriOindar. lu calce A hxc nota 
occiirrit, ooo; i7rtOu|j:!a?. 

(9(i) AwftrrwiieOii. B &pLa(o;j.£Oa. 

(97) KazaOrjrqriKij). A li xaTaOu[j,(to. 

(98) AeiMar. A 5etX£a — XiJTri;, cpoSo; xa't xaTa-^pi- 
vr,at?. 

'90) Ka!. Oclct B. 

(1) Kai. Ddct B. 

(2) XvyYeroir. A B auyyEvto; |j.£v. 



(5) 'E:ct0v}ii}TM6r. A.\n margine, e7ri0u[j.TiTtX'5vT£ 
xai 0u;j.o£t5£s. 

(4) 'Arv.io-ffd^ei. A B uTroypdcfSt. 

(.5) 'H Se .lu.Tii tf diiyorepior. In calcc tou A 
hoc lcgitiir scholidii, nEp'i SeiXta; xa't Opdaouj, xa\ 
9060U xa"i xa-af povf,a£to,; , xa't XuTrr,; xa't f,5ovf,c, 
xal oTt TrdvTa 7r£p\ t6 Ou[jiO£t5ks y.a.\-h E7rtOu;j.r,TtxJ/v 
cuv!aTavTat. 

(()) Ehe. B fi T£. lliid.Tr r^. B Iv tp,. 

(7) 'ASvrdzq). B d5uva[j.fa. 

(8) "A. A B a7r£p. 

(9) 'Expvdjierai. B EX9u6[J.£va. 

(10) Elirlr. A in luargiuc Elvat. 



(h) Scliolion : yiliuni quoddam in cule corporis 
tioslri exsislit , fiuod veruca vocatur. Carnosum 
enim fxirtum ijuoddam lubcrculum cxiistil in cute 
quod cuiis ijuidcm i>iiri, csse vidclur, (/u.'/i;)e ci in- 



l.wrciccns : revcra tamen ita se rcs non liiihet. Vnde 
si iiuis curure vclit, iipus est ut tolialur. llitc simili- 
tudinc ad rem proposilam admodum cummoda usus 
csl. 



C7 DE ANIMA ET aESUfiRECTIONE. S8 

ia£vi]v Tr]v rtp^j i^ -xf^t-Tov suvEiTtpopiv toi^ ^/apd- A tna.scciites. Qnx partcs^inidcin ipsiiis cssc, eo q\ioa 
Tot^. T(T) T3 yi.p AavtrjX E-aivoc f,v f) iTiiOu;j.[a • agiiata! .siiil, iioii laiiien id cssc cxi.stinianlMr i(noJ 
xal 4 "luve^; tw 6uji(j) t?)v Qsiv !).sci)aaTo (11) • xa\ aninia cx sui nalura atqiic osseiilia cst. — d. Alqiii, 
(i,oxf,v (joyta; 9(56ov ejJidOo^EV, xa\ Tr,; xaTJc ©siv nonparvnm.inqiiain a(lviri;incn),virtiite privdilis ab 
XouT]? (i(OT-qp;av eTvai t6 Tipa; (12) Tiapa toj riau- liis allorri videnuis ad lioniiHi adjiinunliiin. Nain 
).ou f,xou7ajjisv T(ov Ti 5£tv(i)v TT^v xaTaypdvr,Tivvou- cl Danieli laudi cupidilas cral ; cl 1'liinocs iia neiim 
0£T£t (13) fiptiv -zh EuaYyiXtov xa\ ■zh ij.r] ^otEiiOat plaeavit ; ctiniliuni sapicntiie, tiinorcin cssc didiii- 



■Trc(iT]<itv o\i5bj &Xk'i fj Tou Opijou? eaT\v uTioYpa^fTi • 
oTtep £v dyaOot^ UTtb ttj^ Jlotftaj xaTsfXexTat (14). 
Aiixvujt Toivuv 5ta twv toiout(i)v (15) 6 Xdyoj, th [Jir] 
TTaOr] tA TotauTa (IG) 5ctv (17) oiEnOat • ou yip av 
■nphi (ipeTTiJ xaTc^pOtodtv (JU(j.7:apaAT,90stTi (IS) iJt 
-rdOri. 



iniis : atqiic cjus, qui secunduin Dcuin csl doloris 
fiiicm a Paulo audiviimis; cl reruin advcrsarum 
atque aspcraruin conleiiiptuin Evangelium iiobis 
pra',scribit : ct non cxpaveseere ad res tcrriliiles el 
casiis advcrsos, niliil cst aliiid (luani audacix prie- 
scriptio : qu:c audacia in boiiis a Sapientia con- 



nuincraiiir. Ostcndit igilur Scripliira pcr liaec, quod noii cxistiiiiaiuliiin sil, talia allettioiics csse atquc pcr- 
tuibaliones : noii ciiiin ad virtiiiis actioiiem perliirbationcs una adliibila; essciil. 



M.Ka\fi8t5di3xaXo;,'Eotxa,cpTio"t,TTi5TotauvT|i: tcov 
Xoytajj.tov suYxuTeto? au-r;v (19) tt;v aiTiav napixetv, 
[j.r] 5taxp(vaja tJ/v r.zpX toutou (20) Xoyov, toiTi Ttvd 
Td^tv dx(5AouOov irttTiOrJvat Tj] Oscopfa. Nuv ouv, OTtio^ 
av o:(5v Te r,, l7itvoT]0r](iETa£ Tt; Td|t; Toj ax£|jijj.aTt, 
(j); Sv 5t' ixoXotJOou TtpotoudTj; tt); Oecopta?, (j.t) xaO' 



M. Etmagistra.Videor, inquit,talisrati()miiii enn- 
fiisionis ipsa causam pr;ci)cre, qiia: noii dislinxe- 
rim ac discrcverim sernionem de bae re, qiio ;ili- 
qiiis ordocoiisenlancus speciilationi alqiio tracta- 
lioni adbibcretur, Nunc igiliir qiioad cjiis ficri 
potcrit, excogitabituraliqiiis ordo commcMiiatioiii, 



f,[j.(ov (21) a! TotaiJTat ToJv dvTtOeaecov (22) l/oiev ul per conscquentiam proccdente speciilationc, ta- 

•/(opav. <I>a,aiv -(xp T?,; 'i''-i'/J\i Tr]v [ikv OetopriTtxriv Te jcs contradictiones amplius loeuiii inlcr nos non lia- 

xa\ 5taxptTtxr]v xa\ TtJJv Sv-cov £7:oiTTtxT]v Suvaiitv beanl. Dicimus enini aiiiniae qiiidem spcciilatriecm 

otxsiav stvat xa\ xaTd ^uctv auTijv (23), xa\ 5td (2i) cl dijiidieatricem, reruinque inspcctricem viin cjiis 

Tti; OsoetSou? xdptTo?, 5td touto (25) aco^etv ev au- propriam cssc ac naluralcm, ejiisquc grali;c qua 

Tii (2G1 TT]v stxova. 'E-s\ xa\ ■zh 0stov, 5, ti TtoTs Deo similis est, per ba:e illani in sese iniaginem 

y.aTd TT]v 9U(Ttv est^v, Jv TouTot? 6 XoYt5(j.6; eivai conscrvare. Quoniam ralioeinationc et conjectiira 

c-oxdCeTat • ev Ttp dtpopav (27) T£ Td Ttdv-a xa\ oia- colligitur divinum qiioqiie niinicn (quodcunque 
xptvctv ■zh xaX?jv ar^h Tou -/stpovos. "Oca 6k Tr]? tj/u- Q tandem id cx sui natura est) iii bisoccupatiiin csse, 

yf,? Ev [jLEOoptC|) xeiTat Tiphi; JxdTepov tcov JvavTicov nenipe lum in inspieiciido oiniiia, tiim in discer- 



iT.ipicr.ix>; xaTd Tf,v ioiav cpuatv c/ovTa (28) ■ (i)v i\ 
Ttoia (29) xprji:?, i^ rtpb.; t^ xaX^v )] Tzph; th evav - 
tJov &-c£t TfjV cxCaitv, olov t6v Ouiiiv, fi ■zh-j tpo6ov, 
f) et Ti Tb TOtouTOV (30) Tdiv ev Tt] (J-u);!) xtvr,iJ.dTcov 
1!Jt\v, uv dvsu oux SiTtv dvOpco7.tvr,v Oscopr,0fjvai tpu- 
(Jiv TauTa E^wOsv tTttYsveiOai (31) au-r) Xoyt^rj- 
[leOo (52), 5td t6 t(o dp/eTUTtc.) xdXXst ij.ri5sva Totou- 
Tov evOscopT]Ofivat (53) xapaxTf,pa. '0 5£ 5r) 7tsp\ 
TouTcov X(5yog f|(jtv (o-i) cb? iv Yu;j.va3ico TtpoxetaOco, 
(o; dv ota-yuyoi ToJv auxo^avTtxco; dxouivTcov Tdj 
£7tr,ps!a;, docp Ttvt xa\ Td|ico; dxoXouOia Ttpi? ttjv 
dv0pto7tO7tottav oppifiTat ih Geiov 5tr|-,'stTat 6 X^Syof. 



nendo boiium a malo. Qiircciinque aiitem iiianima: 
conlinio posila sunt ad nltcrutrum cx contrariis 
propensionein et inclinationcm juxta siii naturam 
babeniia : qiionim certus quidnm iisiis"vel ad id 
quod bonum vcl bono coiitrariiim cst ducit c\i'n- 
ttim, veluti ira vcl nictus, ae si quid cx luoiibiis, 
qui in anima sunt, ejusniodi cst, siiic (iiiibiis lui- 
mana natura considerari iion pntcft : li;ce cxtrin- 
scciis ei accessisse cxisliiiuMniis, prnpicrea (iiiod 
in principali et originali publiriUiiliiie iiiilliiiii ejus- 
niodi signuin cernaliir. Ac dispiilalio sanc de liis 
rebus a nobis inlerim tanqiiam in gyniiiasio pro- 



(11) 'Weticrartj. A eStX.eojjaTO. 

(12) n !tkpa(. delet B. 

('15) NovOeze'!. A B vo[j.oOsT£t. 

(11) KaTEl.lsKzcu. B xaTaXsX£txTat. 

{i!i) TCoy Toicvztor. B tout-ov. Ca'lerum ad li.xc 
verba in calce cndicis A bane noiani invenis : Aoxst 
£v T(0 x£t[jt£vtp iXXsiTtetv, ouTtip ctiTtv f) 5ta3d9T)atg. 
ndOo.; Ti Ttsp^ T^ 5sp,ij.a tou (jcoptaTo; f;(tcov -j^ivsTat, 



r.phi Ti]v Ospi ........... ,„..,,, ^.,,^, 

Tt ^xpfjdaTO ■Kph^ zh Ttpoxsiixsvov o-f(jopa xaTczX- 
XfjXtj). 

(IC) Ta zouivza SeTr olecrOat. A in textii TauTa 
6stv oisjOat, in marginc Td Totauta otavoefiOa:. 

(17) Aery delet B. 



(18) Svfi}tapci.Xi!}pOicr. B ou ou[j.7:apaX. 
(lO) AiT/jr. B auTT]. 

(20) Tovzcv. B TOUTcov. 

(21) Mi\ JiCtff ■!\j_tihr. .\ B p.r,xiO' f,pitv. 

(22) 'AvTiOecreior. A in iiiargiiic dvTtcJ,i'^j;tj)v. 

(23) >I<v(nr avzqr. A (fuitv au-r]. 
(2i) A((jdelenl A B. 

(2.")) Aia zovzo. B 5td tout(ov. 

(2(i) 'Er avTcj. .\ iii niarginc cauTcTj. 

(27) 'Ayopqr. B i^opav. 

(2S) ipvair 'i.yorza. B £/ovTa cfujiv. 

(29) nola. B 'Ttotd. 

(30) Tb zowvzor. T(5 delent A B. 

(51) 'ExiyerkaOai. A in inarginc l7:iY£Y£''(i 
aOat, B idem in lcxtii. 

(32) \oxiO'i'-eOa. B 6taXoYt'.l[J.£0a. 

(33) 'ErOeoifiiOrira!.. B Oscopstv. 

(31) 'UjcJy. A B fj[;.rv -ito;. 



S<J 



S. GREGORll ^YSSENI 



(iO 



poiiatiir, ut elTugere possit coriiin qui caluinniaiitli A 'EiistoJ] i-i,o a^rdiii] tb nav, xaOw? ■^ [jTOpfa <()ti. 



causa auscullant incursus el offensioiies, via qua- 
dam el oriliiusiouse^iueiUia ad crcalioiieiu honiinis 
divinuiii nuineii aeeessisse Sciiiilurailocel. 1'oslea- 
quatii eiiiiii condiue siiut rcs universa?, queinad- 
inodiini liisloria dieil, non uiiqiie statiu» liomo 
fvslilit iii lerra, sed luiiic quidem ralionc caren- 
tiuin nalura praxessit ; anle illa vero gerinina ac 
plaiilx riiernnt. Oslenilit, opiiior, per lia!c Scriplura, 



c\v, oux EuOiii; (35) 6 avOpioTtoi; iv Tji yT) Y''^-'^'''i 
cMi TO'JT0'j [jikv f) Tdiv d/iyiov Tiprjiycriaixxo cfuai?' 
extivtov 5i ti p/,a!JTTijji.aTa. Acfxvjatv, oTjxai, 5i3c 
TO'JTa)v 4 liyoi, oti f) ^ojtixt] 6'Jva(jLij <ixoXouO(x 
Tivl TTJ otojjiaTixii xaTajjiiyvuTai (jjuasi, iipoJTOV [Jikv 
Tot,; dvatsOifjToi; Jvouou^a (50), xaxjt (37) to'jto 6i 
£m t6 aljOT]Ttxbv Ttpotouaa, eIO' ouTwg Ttphq xh voe- 
pbv xa\ J.oYiiTtxiiv (58) ivaSatvouaa. 



(piod vis vitalis orduie ac vicissitudine quadain corporali couiinisceliir natiir.ne, prinuim quidem in 
seiisii carentia sese pcnetrans et infundens, poslca vero ad sensii prsdiluiu progrediens : iia deinceps 
ad id qiiod uiente alque iiitelligeiUia predituni ratioiiisque pariiceps esl, asecndeiis. 

Igilur coruiii qu;e sunt , aliud qiiidcm corpo- Ou/.o'jv tojv Svtio'./ zh [Jiiv <ito[jtaTtxiv, il lik votpi-j 

reum, aliud vero mente atque inlelligcntia prae- isTt T^dvTto; • to'j Sk ato,aaTtxou , t6 (jtkv S[jtijjux<5v 
ditum prorsus ; corporeum aulem aliud quidem k^n , zh 8b aj^uxov. 'E[jt'^uxov Si X^Yto t!) (jt:T^/ov 
inaninuiin , ariiid vero aniniatum cst. Aniinalum „ fto^j- tuiv 5i ?djvTtov (59), Ti [Jtev alsOr^cjct au^fi (40), 
aiitcm dico quod vit;e particeps csl. Alque co- TJt dijtotpct TauTr,;. IlaXtv toiv aiaOTjTtxiov, TJt [Jtkv 



nim quiB vivunt, alia qiiidciii in seiisu vivuni, 
alia vero ejiis experiia sunt. Rursus sensu prse- 
diloriim alia quidein ratione pra;dita , alia vero 
rationis ei;perlia suul. Quoniam ergo sensu prav 
dita vita absque nialeria consisiere iion possit , 



Xoytxd idTt, Ta ok dXoYa. 'E-d ouv •?) alcjOrjTtxT] Jojt) 
oux av 5txa ttj; uX-i]; auTTatT) , ou5' &v xh vospJiv 
dXXto; £v atii;xaTi yivotTO, [i.r\ Tto aiaOrjTtxt;) (41) i(x- 
^uijjtsvov, TOUTOU x^P''^ TsXsuTata f) tou dvOpioTiou 
xaTaaxsuT) taTOpstTat, <i); iiaaav £X7i£ptstXT)!f5To; (42) 



et quod ineiite pra;diluiu est aruer in corpore tT)v fioTtxTjv toiav , Tf)V ts Jv Tot; fiXaaTf)(Jtaat xaX 
esse nequeai, nisi vi sentiendi inlwrescat, liac de Tf)v ev toTj dXcJyotj Ostopoujjtdvriv. T^ [Jtkv •zpiifz- 
caiisa liomo poslreino loco conditus csse Iradi- 
tur, iit qui onuiein vilalem speciem , et eani qii?e 
iii gerniinibus, et eam qu;e iii brutis aniinadver- 
titur, in sese coinplexus sit. Nam ali quidem et 
augescere atque crescere , ex vita plantarum ct 
slirpiiim iiabcl : licct eiiini lalc qiiidilaiii ctiani 



aOat ('i-5) T£ aO^siOat (44) £x Tf)? tpuTtx^s ^/ct iL,tJ)Ti?- 
£aTt ydp t6 TotoiJTOv xal Iv txsEvotg t5;tv, iXxo[xivr,; 
TS xa\ 5ta fSiCtliv tt)? Tpo-f t]? xat dmTtotouiJ.ivT); 5ti 
xapTttov Ts Y.a\ tf uXXtov • t5 II xaT' aiaOTiatv olxovo- 
[jtstiOat Ix Ttliv dX<5y<ov ^xst. Tb 5k 5tavoT)Ttx6v ts xa\ 
X'jyix>)v a^jttxTijv iaxt iotdCov (45), ir^ Ta'JTr,? ttii; 



iii illis vidcre , quippe cuiu et allraliatur niilri- p. (pijasto; isp' JauTr, (40) 0;ojpo'J;jLsvov. 'AXX' lia-sp t6 

itpsXxTtx^iv Ttov dvayxa(tov Tipli; Tf)v uXixf)v (47) 
(^ojfjv f) tpuat? £x^'> '^'^H' ivf)[iTv y£v5[Asvov 5ps|ii;X£- 
ysTat. TouTO ti cfa(jtsv to'j tpuaixou (48) TTig CwT)? 
eiSoui; slvat- etisI o's (40) xa't i^ sxstvot; ^sTtv tSstv, 
oTiiv Ttva; op[jtd; (50) cfuatxto; Evepyou[Aiva; iv t<;) 
■7TXT5pouaea( TE Tou oix£(ou xa\ ipyav (51) -nphq Tf)v 
£x<fuatv • ouTto xa\ oaa tt\; dXiiyou (.52) cfuasto; JaTtv 
lota, TauTa t<o vo£p<o tt); 4'"X''i? xaTe(j.(xOT). 'ExsE- 
vtov, <fr,alv, 6 Ou(i>j;, txs^vojv 6 <fii6o;, exE(vtov Ti 
dXXa TcdvTa oaa xaTi t5 ivavTtov it f)(jiiv (55) svsp- 
yetTat , 7tXf)v tt); Xoyixf)? te xa\ 6tavoT)Tfxfj; Suvd- 
|xsto;^ 6 5f) p-iivov tt); f)[jteTipa; !im\i (54) £|atpSTOV 
hi JauTtTj (55), xaOc.JC etpr,Tat. to'j Oe(ou xapaxxf,po; 
Exov Tf;v [jt((tT;atv. 'AXX' ETtstSf) xaTi t^jv VjOt) upo- 
aicoooOlvTa (50) X<5yov , oux EaTtv ctXXto; Tf]v Xoyt- 



niciUum pcr radices , et per fnictiis siiuul ac 
folia exceriiatiir et rejiciatiir : quoil aiiteiii sensu 
giibernatur, a brulis et ratiune carcntibus liabet. 
At vis cogitandi ac ratiocinandi iii bac natiira 
niilla adinisiione concreia, sed peculiaris cst , 
quae per se separatim consideratur. Sed quemad- 
moduni necessarioriiin altractricem vim natura 
liabet a vita maleriali, qua; vis si iii nobis fiic- 
ril, appi'tilns dicitiir. Eaiii auteiii vim de plaiila- 
riiiii vit;e specie csse dicinius : quippc cum ct in 
illis liceat viderc tanquani facullatcs quasdam 
iiaturaliler vim suam exerceiites, diiin et rcplentiir 
co iiMiid rnique |)riipriiiiii ct coniinoilniii fiierit, et 
iin|ielliiiilur ;ic liir;;eiil ad crcsccniliiiii cl gcrminan- 
diiin : eodeiu etiain inodo qu;ecunque raliiine ca- 



rentis nalurce propria suiU, iia;c intelligenlia pra;- D xf]v 6uva(jtiv JyyevsaOat ti) a<op.aTixfi ?toji, (if) oii 
uil.-c aiiinue paiti pcniiista suiU. Iliiu', iiii|iiil, cst tiIiv otaOf)a:tov iyytvo(iiEVT)v (57) • f) 55; araOT)at; i'i 



(35) EvOvq. B £uO'j; U. 
(50) ^Evdvofdu. A 15 ^vouvouia. 
(57) liuTii. n pisTd. 

(5S) Ilp/^r rb %~oi.pi'r xal JoyKr. A iipi; ih Xoyt- 
•A-/ T£ xa't vospiiv, I! '^^(jhq to vospov Te XoytxtJv. 
(5!l) Zdn-Tiov. B Jioi.jv. 
('.0) i'r<r^. A rr„ Ti oe. 

(41) AlcrOiiTixi). I! aiaOr.Ttxioi;. 

(42) 'E)i.-ii'.piF.iJ.r\y(ko(;. B i^jtirspiEtXTitp, 
(45) lyiyi-.cOai. It yip zr,i'f. 

(41) Arf,f:i'Ofii. A xal au|. II xa't aJ^dveaOat. 
(15) 'Ifndf.or. A B xa't ioti^ov. 
(iO) 'JCavn}. A B sauio^j. 



(47) 'f.liHiiv. Iii margine tt); uXtxfj; Ctofj;. 

(48) <hv(yixov. A cfUTtxou. 
(4'J) 'EitE\ ei. A B ETetor. 

(50) 'Opfi('i(;. A in iiiargiiie dcfop.ai;. 

(51) 'Opyijr. A iii niargine 'ip|J'av. 

(52) Trir <'U<5)-oi'. B xai t. dX. 
(55) 'Er 'ili-i^r. A didet iv. 

(54) Ziorii;. A B ;nlilunl JjtIv. 

(55) 'Er hivro). B iv a'JT<j). 

(50) lIpou.iodoOirTa. A iii iiiargine TtpoaTco- 
ostxOsvTa. 

(57) 'E-i'1-tyofihiir, B syytvo(iivr,. 



61 DE ANIMA ET RESllRRECTIONE. C,\ 

rr^ ZMV il6-(M^ ■rzpri\,nhzr;<fCaei' iKCJf'] i^''3.yy-'^iM; \ira, cx illis iiicttis, liiiic oniuia alia (iiiaTiiiuiiic iii 
£r'jt Toij ivb,- xa"i Tcp>j; (58') ti c;uvr,iJ.;jidva xoOkuv (.'.9) (:(iiilr:iriiim a iioliis («xcrfciiUii-, cx(i'|pla ralioiiis |i:i|-- 
yhfca.1 -cvfi i^uxric iiii.uiv V) xoivwvia. tiiip<; ■■>l'iuc cogilaiidi racullatc : (liia: sola iiiiiiirmii 

pr;vcipiia vit;i; iioslrx pars cst in scs(? (]iviii;i; liyurx, siciili dictiiin est , iinaijincm contincus. Scd i\w- 
ni:iiii jiixta jani aiitc rrdiliiani raiioiiein, ratioiie pntdita vis corpcroaj vitae noii alitcr iiiessc polcsi, iiisi 
pcr sciisiis iiisit, aliiiic scnsiis in biiila atiiiic ralionis cxpcitc iialnra antc siilislitit alqnc constitntns cst, 
iiccessario pcr uiiuin ctiaiii cuiii colucrcnlilins liuic atiiuc coiijuiictis aniiii:c niisir;c coiiiiuuiiio cxsistit. 

■raOta S£ ia-:^ oia £v f,;jiiv Yiv6[jisva TtaOr, Uyz- llaic auleni suiit, (iua;cuiiquc iii iioliis cxislciilia, 

Tai , a ou-ji). •navTrro,- in\ xaxio Tivi tt) «ivOfxoTiivTi wiOn, id cst affcclns, pussiuncs, sivc i>crUahulian,-s, 
(ruv£xXr,pojOT) Ctof| ■ t) (UO) i-ip av 6 ArnjiioupTb; tcLv et iikjIus dicuntur : (iu:c luiii oinniiio uiali alicujiis 
xaxiTiv TTjv aittav SxTl (CUi £' exEiOsv al t(T)v ti"at];ji- caiis:i liuinanaj conlriliuta natura? suiit (nani ;ilio- 
jjicXTiiAaTtov f|Crav ivivxat auYJtaTaCcG.rnjLivat Trj qui Crcatori causa iualoruiii assignari possct, si il- 
Vua^t • (iUa Tji t.o:3. xpV^' '■'^ii -nrMoiirATuo;, t\ apz- linc peccatoruiii iicccss:iii« caus;c siiiiul in natiiram 
Tr,s, r^ xaxta,- Spyava Ti TOtauTa tt;; (i-uxn^ xtvfjtJia- CollaUc csscnt ) , scd ccrto (iiiodani usu volunlatis 
Ta fivsxat. KaOinjp 6 aiorjpo; xaxi ■('juiu.T^y Toj D Ct arbilrii, vel virtutis vd vitii iiistrumciila lalcs 
TfxvfTou TUTcou(isvo?, T.phi OT.Ep Sv EOcTo (G"2) Tou auimi motus cxsistunt.Quciiiadmodiiiii fcrruin dum 



TExvtTcUOVTO.; T) JvOu,uriat;, -plq touto xa\ axTi[JiaTl- 
fiTai.r^ l'<fo^, ^ ''■ (•'3) YstjjpYtxiv EpY^^s'°'>' T'v!jij':- 
vo; (l-i). Ouxouv £t jjtkv ilixo;, '6 ot] tt]; (puasto; (Cri) 
JaTiv tJatpETov, Ttliv S^oiOev (06) JrTetaxptOsvTtov tt]V 
<)Y£(jtov£av Ex^'. KaOdi; xa\ ?t' aiv^YiJtaTo? 6 tti? Tpa- 
(ffj; nap£5fj),(ojo A(5yoj, apx^iv iyxz).z\j6ii.z'jOi TrivTwv 
ttov i),(5Ytov, oux av Tt :Tp6i xaxta; uCT,pi5!av TtJJv 

TOtOUTCOV XtVTl|JtiTtOV (67) f]|JttV EvspYTia^tE , TOU [jtiv 

(f(S6ou t6 u-f,xoov iiJtCTtouvTo;, tou Sk Oujjtoij zh iv- 
Cpetov, tr,? SitXta,; Sl Tf,v datfiXitav , tti? 6k JutOu- 
|j.r]T'.xf,; i5p[if,; TTiv Oiiav ts xai ixfipaTov fjiJiTv fiOO- 
vr,v Tzpo^ivouar];. £t oi iTToSiXot (08) Ti? fivta? 
6 XtJYo^, xal oT(iv Ttj fiv£oxo? iy.Tz)Mz\i; xCo B.p\i.a~>. 



cx scnlcnlia aililicis cmiiiur, (iiiocuniiuc fcrranicn- 
luin artilicis aninio voliiiitas dcsliiiavttiit , ad id 
Ctiain foniialur, ct vcl gladiiis vcl rustici :diciijiis 
opcris iiistruiiiciiliiin lil. Ergo siiiuidcin r:itio (iiub 
pra;cipua iiiinirnm iiatiii* iiosirai pars esl eoriim 
quK cxtriiisccus iiobis siipcrinducta ct iiisinuata 
sunl priiicipalum obtiiicat ( (lucniadmodum cliam 
Scriptura; scrnio pcr a;iiigina tcctaiufiue oratioiicm 
subinnuit, omnibus brutis et ralionis cxpcrlilius 
pra-esse jubens), nuUus cjusinodi molus noljis ad 
vitii ininisicrium cflicas fuerit : nietu quidcm obe- 
dicnliain, ira vcro foilitiidiiicm ; liniiditalc c:iulio- 
nem alque sccnrilatcm iiigcneraiitc ; cupiditatis 



xaT(5rav Cnt" auTOu aupotTO, exst (09) d7:aY<5[i£vos ^ item iinpctu divinam sinuil ct immorlalciii iiobls 

Sitou-sp av f] aXoYo; xtvT]at? Ttliv uTi£f£UY[Jiiv(ov (f£- voluptalcm conciliante. Sin autcm ralio liabciias 

p£i (70), zi-z Etj TtiOo; aS (ip.utal xaTajTpit^ovTat , amiltat cl lanquaiii auriga aliiiuis implicilus cur- 

orovor] xat i-\ Tot; (71) iXiiYot;£aTtv to^iv. 'Erzel (7-2) i'ui '■etro ab co trabatur, iIlo(|uc abripiatur quo- 

Yip oux ^TttaTaTst XoYtafjiot; (73) Tot,- ^uaixtT); au- ciinque euni ralionis expcrs niotiis jumcntoruiii 

Toi; i-(Xb)'^:ctZoii.birii (7i) xivfia^to,-, Ta pikv Ou(xt^ori aufcrat, lunc in perturbationem appetitioncs coii- 

Ttov sioojv ev i'A"/,f,Xot; tpO^tpsTat (73) T(o Ou(j.(T) aTpa- verluiitur, qualo iiiinirum etiam iii brutis vidcrc 



TTiYOuiJ.sva • Ta Sl TtoXuaapxi t£ xa't ouvaTi £i; ou- 
6£v otx£tov iYaObv iraovaTo tti; ouva(t£o); , XTf,(j.a 
Tou XoYixoiJ 5ti TTjv dXoY'av Y^vojJteva ■ ?] te tt]? ir.'.- 
Ou(JiEa,; xaV Tf]? fiSovf,; £v£pY£'a Tt£p\ ouSkv TtiJv u'y.Ti- 
Xuiv (70) iaxo"A.ouTa'. (77) • out£ i),Xo Tt Ttiiiv £v au- 
•zoi; (78) O£topou(j.£va)v Uyi^) Ttv"t -pi; Ti XuaiT^Xouv 
6t£4aY£Tat. OiJTto xa"t ev f](Jt(^v et (j.fi T:p'jj zh oiov 
&YO'TO TBuTa oti Tou XoYta(jtou, iXX' ^-txpaTotr] Tf,; 



licct. Quoniam enim ratio naturalitcr eis insil.a; 
niotioni non pr;\;cst, ea qiiidcin aniiiialia, qua; ad 
iram prona alquc proclivia sunt, ira ducenle attiue 
concitanle sesc inviccm conficiunt ; qu;c aiitein 
cariiosa snnt ac viribiis pollciit , diim propter 
rationis dcfccliim ralione pr;cditi (luasi m:iiicipia 
ac pr.-ed;e fiuiit, nulluiii propriuiii siiarum viriuin 
commodum sentiiinl ; ciipiditaiis qiioque attiuc 



Toij voij SuvaaTeiaj Ti rtiOr,, rtpij; Ti ia),o-;-ov t£ xal voluplatis cHicicntia in niilla rc subliiiii occupa- 
Ctv(5r,Tov (j.£Ta6atviijv (7'J) 4 avOpto-o,;, d-^j Toij 5ta- la est ; iic^iuc aliud quidquam coruiii qiia; in iis 
vor,ctxou xa\ O£0£toou; Tr] Ap(j.fi Ttov TotouTtov -aOT]- animadverluntur, rationc alitiua ad id (;iiod pro- 



(.S8) 
(58-) 
(59) 
(60) 
(61 
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63) 
(0.i) 
lievo;, 
(0,'.) 
(0(1) 
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(GS) 



(02 
(03 



'«C 'lelcnl \ 15. 
Kal .rfLx- Ka! delel B. 
TviTior. A TouTto. 
"i/. 'U R. 

"Ey-i\. A in lextii elxev, in maigino ex'''- 
"ElhTo. A B ^0£Xti. ■ 

7/ TJ. U f] Tt. 

rirontrcT. B y'voij£vov. .\ in texUi x;vo'j- 
in niargine ^'vJli^vo;. 
</'(J(r«or. A I! addiint fi;j.tov. 
"F.^MOt.r. A :id(lil f,iitv. 
liiti]jii'(TMf. B vor,p.aT(ov ev, 
'A.Tc.t'((.it,i. .\ aT:o6aXXf't. 



(f 0) 'tVE?. B exsiO^v. 

(70|'Wpe(. A B ^epT). 

(71) 'K.^i To7r. A B evTotj. 

(l'l)'E.zsl.\Vir.z:OT,. 

(73) \oYicr^mQ. B XoYta(j.(J;. 

(7i) "Eyicisiiuawii.. A B £YX£;[j£vrii;. 

(7,'>) 'lH)slp8Tai . B cfipetat. 

(70) 'Yijrii.luir. A iii niargine 'y^r^XoTifptov. 

(77) 'Ao-yo.todTUt. A B a-/o'i.zl-.oi'.. 

(78) \uTv1r. A in niarginc eauToIs- 

(79) MsTaCalrixtr. B (jt^TaCaiv:;. A iii inaryinc o;j.. 
Kaivii. 



C3 8. CRECORIl NYSSEM 64 

Sil cl cxpediat (kHliiciliir. Ilidem iii noliis iiisi A naxuv iw/.TiivouiJiEvof.— r. 'Eyu 6* xa\ a-^iJopo (SO) 
|i';r ralioiieiii iia^c ad id quod res posXulal , ac nzpX xk etprijjiiva oiaicOs^c, 'Apxst (81) ia^v, itfTiv, 
rcctum est ducanlur, sed potentatum mentis su- Travx^ tw ys vouv ix^^vzi t}/tXoJ; oCixtusl xa\ axaxa- 
perciil afTcclus ac pcrturlialionos , al) cogitatrice axEutDj 6i' tixoXouOou TtposXOtjjv 6 Xiyo;, eu S)(Etv o6- 
ali|iie divina natura, duin iiiipctu ct ardore ejiisinodi |ai xa\ [jtr|5a^ou napsjcfdXOat tt;? dXr,0£ta;. 
afifectuuii) atquc pcrturbaiioium). iii pccudciu dcgcncrat ct oOcraUir, ad rationis cxpcrtcm, siultam el amcM- 
tciii iiaturaiii liomo tiansit alque transforinatur. — G. Ego vcro ailinodiiin bone crga ca (iiia.' dicla 
eiant aflcctus, Sullicil quidein, inquain , ciiivis cerle cordaio ila nude ati|uc siinpiiciler, nulla .ndliibita 
probaiionc, pcr conscquoiiiia consentaiicaqiie progressa oratio, ut rccla cssc, ct nusquam a veritale 
abnrare videatiir. 

'E-eI Sk ToT; [Jilv ti; T£)(xtV3t? IfiSo-j^ y.z[i.z\r- 
TT^xoai Ttliv dTioSei^Etov , i auXXoYtijjtij ixavit (82) 
e!^ ■TrtJTtv 6ox£t' •f)[xtv 8^ itdvTtov xtjjv ttx^JrAw^j uufx- 
TCpaifjidTtov l?t? (85) iriaTiTEpov Eivat ti)[jtoXo- 



Sed (iiiiiniaiii iis qui in arliiiu) quidein compen- 
diis alqiie in^triimeiitis artificiosis argumenlis 
cxcrciiaii suni, ratio dcmonstralionum ad fidem 
fai iendaii) suiriecre viilctiir : nobis vero dubium 
iioii csl, qiiiii omiiibus arlificiosis cnnclusionibus B ysTto (81) t?) 6ta twv tspwv t^.; rpa^T;; (85) ot- 



ail fidein facicndaiii iiiagis idoneiim sit, ac pliis 
virium liabcre debcat id, quod pcr sacra Scriptu- 
rx dociuncnta apparct : practer ea quK dicta sunt, 
quxrcndiiu) csso opinor, an diviiiilus siiggcsla ac 
trailita (lortrina concordet alque ab iis non dis- 
crcpct. — .M. Al(]iieilla:Ecqiiis, inqiiil, cnntiadixcrit, 
qiiin iu co solo, cui Scripluranim teslimonii ad- 
cst sigillum, vcritas ponenda sit? Quocirca si 
ojiortit ctiam cvangclica; doctrinae nonnibil ad 
patrociuiiiin atqiie defensioncm hujiis dogmalis 
aiquc scntcniix adliiberc, non inteuipcsliva nobis 
fiierit zizanioriim similitudinis consideralio. Spar- 
gcbal cnim illic palcrfainilias bonum semen ( nos 
aulein fainilia planesumus) ; obscrvalo autcm lcin 



6ay[jidTcov dva^atvfijjiEVOV CrjTEtv oT[jtat 6Etv E7:t TOt? 
etpT)[ji£votc, Et ■?] OEiiTtvEuaToc 6t5a'jxaXta TOUTOt; (8C) 
CTU[jt(pipETat (87). — M. 'Ho^(SS), KaX Tt;dv'dvTSt7cot, 

9r,a\, [1.1] ryjy\ Jv T0'JT(J) [JfivtO TTJV dXTjOEtaV TtOI- 

0Oto (80), (p (90; atfpayti; ^TtEtiTt t?,; ypa-Ttx?,; (01) 
(jLapTup!ac; 0'Jxouv e! xpif) Tt xa\ tti? tou EuaYYEXiou 
6t5aaxaXta; •Tipb; ttjvto^j otiYtJi-otTo; to'Jtou auvTjYoptav 
7tapaXTicpOT)vat. oux d^;?! xatpou yivotT' av ^[xlv t5)? 
T:apa6oXTi; Ttjjv ftjavfwv -f) Gscopla. "EiTtctpE yip 
JxEt xh xaXJ)v a7:ip[j.a 6 oIxooESTttSTTj? ( ■f)[JLEt; 5e Ttdv- 
To; 6 oTxo; [02] £a[j.Ev^- xaOEu5ovTa; 51 to'j; dvOptli- 
7I0U? ETTt^uXd^a? ev£a7t£tpEV 6 iyPph<; Ttf) Tpo-.fi!(jt(.j t6 
&/prjaTOv, auTto Tto aiTtj) xaTd tJi [i£aov evOei? t?) f t- 
Cdvtov. Kal auvE6XdaT'/)aav (03) dXXfjXoi? Ti G7:ip- 



pore quo bomiiies dormireiil, iiiimicus in co, ([uod ^ [J.aTa. Ou -{i.p t)v ouvaT^v ■zh a'JT(o Tto a!T(o ^vteOiV 

anipii.a (9-4) [jt) a'jv EXEtvto pXaaTT[aat. KtoXuEt 6e touj 
u7rT)piTa; 6 tt)? •(ZMpyiai; ifopo; [i.t\ (95) dTOTtXXetv 
t6 d/pT)aTov 6i3t tt)v tj tt) (i'.Zr\ Ttov Jvav-ttov au[ji- 
9utav , tb; dv [j.7) Ti dXXtjTptov (90) ouvEXTtvEi (07) 
t6 Tp(j9i[j.ov. Ti; yap Tota'JTa; Tq^ <J'^X^? opjJ^i? 5ti 
Ttov xaXtov a7tEp|j.dTtov ol(5[jic0a t6v XiSyov JvSeIxvu- 
aOat, &v ExaaTov, et [j,(>vov 7:pb; ih dyaOiv eYetop- 
YEtTO, xhv tti? dpETT)? Jv ifjixtv (98) xapTtbv TtdvTa); 
i6XdjTr,aEV. 'Etteiot) (09) ok TrapEveaTtdpT) TOUTOt; TJ 
7r£p\ TT)v Tou xaXou xptatv ot' djjtapiiav (1), xa\ t6 
ovTto; xa\ [j.ovov xaTa tt)v !otav (f.'jatv xaXbv, Std Tou 
auv2va'.iu£VTo; pXaa-ou tt); i.-j.-:r\^ ETtEaxoTtaOT) (2)- 
( t6 ydp t7:tOu[jLr|Ttx6v 0'j ■Tzphq t6 tjujEt (5) xaXtv ou 



aptum crat ad nutriendiim, inlcrjcclo intcr fru- 
iiiciilum zizanio, scnieii iniitile sparsit. Eaqiic se- 
iuina allerum iiiia ciiin allero simiil geiniinavcrunt 
cl cnala sunt. Fieri cniin noi) potcrat, ut seinen, 
qiiod intcr ipsuni frumciiliini eonjcctiiin crat, una 
cuin illo non cxsislerct ac gcnninaret. Vetat au- 
tciii pnrscs cl inspeclor segctis minisiros evcllere 
id ([uod inutile erat, proplcrea qiiod in radicc 
coiitraria iiitcr se coaliiissent al((ue coucreta cs- 
seni, nc iiiia ciiin alieiio id ((uod ad nuiriciidiim 
nptuni cssel cvcllcretur. Talcs cniin animse appe- 
lilus ct iiiii)ctus pcr bona semiiia Scripttiram 
ostendere pulamtis : qiiorum seiuinum uiiuni(|uod- 



quc si ad lioiium diintaxnt cxcolcrclur, virtiitis r, f.^p'-^! (i) xaTEaTtdpT) :f)[j.tv Ifji) (,')) te xa\ dviopa- 
rriK tuin nobis prorsus iiroduccret. Sed (juoniam |j.£v, dXXd 7:p5; t6 XTT)vto5£j xat dXoYov Tiv pXaaTbv 
juxta lixc iiispersiis est crror circa judicium boni (j.eTe7:oiT)(j£ ttj; ic£p\ Tb xaXJiv dxpttjia;, Ttpb? ToiJTO 



(80) Kalc^oSfa. Ka! delenl A B. 
(S1) 'AfiidiT. A B dpxEtv. 
(82) 'Ixard^. A txaviJo:. 
(85) "E^iQ ^iicjToze.fiov. A B 4^to-taTi5xepov. 
(8i) 'iiftoJoyelro. A B o(ioXoYEttat. 
(85) Tiir Fpaipitc:. W di-let. 
(8U) Tovzoir. \ 15 delenl. 
(87) XvjipipF.rai. \ iii inargine e[j.cpip£Tai. 
(8S) 'II di: Aei o^ xa! ~'.i dv , in margiue f) oz xat 
z:;. li dclct av. 

(89) TiOicrOo. R TtOEaOai. 

(00) "ii. A iii lextii ijj;, iii margiiicqi. 

(91) 7'/](; y/;rtj;t;e //(,'. 15 'x tt)^ Yf • 

(92) 'O (jIxvc. A in iiiargine 4 x(5xxo;. 



(95) SurEeMfftricrar. A B auve^XdaTTjaev. 
(94) Xjiipiia (lclet B. 
(05) Mif. A p.T) xa\ auv, B [J.^ 0'j aijv. 
(00) Tv il.l.lozfwr. A T^o dXXoTpt(o. 
{'Jlji^vrextirei. A iii t('xiu auYxaTaX'JT), in iiiar- 
ginc auvEXTsXfj. B auvEXTaXatT;. 
(OS) 'Er i)j'i7r. A 9.v fjj.tv. 

(00) 'E.neidii. U 't~zl. 

(1) Ai d/iiipr!ar. A B 6'.a[japTla. 

(2) 'ICxeax.ozlcOq. \ iii tcxtu ^ireaxoTtoOT), iii 
niargiiK! ^TieaxoTtaOTi. 

(5) 'li> (piiaei. A to xa\ ~r\ (fuaet, B -h Tij tjjtjaei, 
(i) Ov y/ipir. B ou xa\ /Jpiv. 
(.5) 'E^VI}. li iv£(f/'JT]. 



65 HE ANIMA ET RESURRECTIONE. 00 

i^v Tr,i linOu(/.(a{ Jv^Yxouiav (G) 6p[jiTiv. 'SJiau-wi A ct liomsti, nliiiie iil qiioil rcipsa ac soliim ox sui 
xal th Tou Oujjtou jTidpjjia ou ■Kph^ dv6psiav ^atiiJiio- ii.iliira boiiiiin ac rccluin esl, pcr gfiinicii frandis 
(jev (7), iiXii ~p'jj ttjv tiTjv (8) ijiicfu/.ojv [Jiax^^ et crroris, quod iiiia excrcvit, olilciieliraliiin ct 
e^ioT^Xtjev ^i te xfi.; i.-^ir.r^(; oC^a^).i.<; twv votj-tuv (9) obseuraluin cst : ( uani ciniciipiscciidi vis iioii ail 
dTCidtri, Tisp^ xT]v iwv aiiOritiov (ir(/).au3'.v icipa Tou id, qiiod iialura lioiiiiiii cl lioiicstuiii csl, ciiju.'; 
u^ipou iXo[jiavf,aa(ja(10), xa\ xi SAXa tJiv aOxJiv ( 1 1 ) gratia nobis cliani insita csl, ciiata cst ct cxcicvit, 
^'.■iTiov, Touj xzipo^aq pXasxouj (ivx'i tuiv xpeiTxivojv sed ad bestialcin pccoriiianKiuc ct rationis expcr- 
tJfivOTijev • ) xouxou /'ip'"'' d^iTitJtv 6 aocf?».; yjwpyJij tcni iiaturain , co aiipclitiiin cl iniperiiiin cupidi- 
Ti Cfi^u^v T(T) oixip[jiaxi pXa!Jxi][jia ev auxiTj eivai, talis ra|iicnlc, pravo cirea lioiuim ac rcctiiin jii- 
•Kpo[jitiOeigcToiJ [jti) Yu[Ji.vioOfivatTuiv xpeiTT(5viuv ^[[lo^, dicio , gerincii Iransmutavit. Itidcin ir;c quoque 
xaOiiXou TT); l7riOu[Jiia? tiTj dxpfiuxi;) pXauTw cjuvexpi- scnicn iion ad fortitiulincin exacuil, sed ad pu- 
^uiOeijris. Ec ydp touxo TrdOTj (12) fj ^ujis (13), tt gnanduiii ciini popularibiis ac proxiinis nos arina- 
Edtac t6 iTcaipov fiiJia.; -p6; TfjV xdiv ^TOupaviojv (l.-i) vit ; itciiiqiic dilcclionis vis ab iis,qu;c inciilc 
auvdtiieiav; ^ tti.; dvdT^ri; d^aipsOeitjr,? (1")), t!vi pcreipiuiitiir, disccssit, ct iii frucndo rcluis siib 
Ttirao Tcp^s T& ©Etov ffuvacpOr.aifi.eOa ; ToO 6^ Ou[(.ou bCiisuni cadcnlibus ct inatcrialibus iiltra modiiui 
xaxaixeuaaOivxo; (10), tocov ouXov xaxd xou rpoa- B insanivit atquc debncchata est, ca^lcraqiic codiiii 
TraXaiovxo; E|o(jiev ; 'EcfiTiUt (17) xotvuv t4 viOa Tojv inodo pcjora pro inelioribiis gcruiiiia prodiixc- 
CTXEpjjtdxojv iv f|[ji.iv 6 yeojpY^^i '-''^X "^' *^^ (^^) '<5cxa- 
xpaxEtv xf,; xtijcKOTepaj a-opdj, dXX' loj auxr^v xijv 
iipoupav ( oiixoj ydp xijv xapScav TpoTctxo); (10) ovo- 
(j.d^et ) 6td TTJs ^Yxet[jcevT); auT-ji tpuaix^? (20) 6uvd- 
;jc£o);, fjXt.; eaxlv 6 XoYia.a?).;, xi [jikv ^Tipavai tcTiv 
flXaaxr,[jcdx(ov, xi 6e xdp-t[jcov xa't euOaX^i; d-epyd- nos ciigat cl incilet ad cailcsliiiiu eonjuiutioiicin 
aaaOat. Ei 6e [ii] xoiJxo ydvoixo, xio ixup\ Tf,v ttj? atque pro|iiiiquitatciu ? aut sublala dileclioue, qua 
ysiopYiai; 6idxpt<jtv Ta[JitEiJ£Tat. ratione cum divino niimiue copulabimiir cl eonjun- 

gciuiir'? Ira ilem exstiucla, qiiibus armis adversiis rcluctanlcm uteinur? Rclinqiiit igiiur iii nobis agri- 
cula scinina adullcrina, iion ut scinper praivalcant adversus preliosiorciii segclem, scd iit ipsa tclliis (ila 
eiiiin allcgoricc ac pcr moduui iranslalioiiis cor noniiiiat ) pcr insiiani ei vim naturalem, qiuc cst ralio, 
aliud quiilein gcrnieu arefaciai ct exsiccet, aliud vcro lloridura atquc fnigifcrum cfliciat : qiiodsi id faclum 
iiou fucrii, igni diserimcn agri proventus faciendiim reservat. 

OuxoiJv ci [A£v Ti; TouTot; xaTa Tbv 6eoVTa xpn- q Quocirca si quidem aliquis hisrectc ct ila ut ratio 

aat (21) Xcjyov, ev auxip (22) Xan6dvr,Tai (23) exeiva, postulat utatur, ct iii scsc qiiidcm rcci()iat ea, iion 

y.a\ [J.T5 auxis ev ixeivot?, dXX' (24) olcjv Ttq paatXeu? autein ipse iii polcstatcm illoriim redigalur, scd 

TTJ ToXu/etpijc Twv UTTr,xo(ov auvepyio xptJJH-'''"^'?' I^?^J^ tanquam lex aliquis inagiia iiiaiiii siibilitiiriiiii ad • 

xaxopOojaet (25) xii xax' dpexf,v ai:ou5a?(i[iEvov. Et jutricc ulalur, lacilitis asscciiliis fiicril id qiiod 

6e exeivot; (2U) yevocxo, xaOdixsp 5ouXo)v Ttvtliv eTxa- cuin virlule cnicere coiietur. Sin aiitciii quemad- 

vaaxdvxojvxtpxsxxr||.iivtij,xa\i5(I)v6paTOOiaOEiT] (27) modum fieri solet, cuin scrvi aliqiii ailvcrsus do- 

xai; 6ouXtxai; i-cvoiat; (28) dyevvtTjc u-oxucj/ac (20), minuiu iiisurguiit, illis obiioxiiis fiieril, et scrvili 



ruiit:) idcirco priidciis agrii ola gerincn iniialiim 
souiini iii co incsse sinit, id providcns atquc ea- 
veiis iie nielioribus nudentur, si una cuin inutili 
gerinine ciipiditas penitiis fuerit cxslirpata. Si 
boc ciiim acciderit buinaiuc natiir:e, qiiid cril qiiod 



xa't XTfi[jLa yevoiTO Ttov UTxeJeuy^jiivojv xaxd xrjv (ju- 
atv aux(T), T.ph^ cxeiva xax' dvdyxriv [j.exaxsOf,aexat, 
T.phi d~ep dv fj Jixtxpdxr.ai.; Ttiiv xaOTjyou^ievtov 
pidjETat (30). E£ 51 (31) Tauxa xouxov exst xiv xpo- 
Tcov, ouTE dpsTfjV, oGx£ xixcav Itf' iauxtov xaiJTa dwo- 
9avou[jisOa, oaa xtvf)ijaxa xf); cj-ux?,? 8vxa l7:'t XTJ 
e^ouiia xtov xpto^JicVojv xeixat, i) xaXoJi f, ixipoj; (32) 
^Xetv. 'AXX' oxav (jccV auxoi; r.ph^ ih xpeixxov f) 



arrogaiitia; altjue coiilidoiitiiC degeneri abjcctoqiie 
animo succunibeiis, servus et iiianciiiiuin coruiis 
faclus sit, quae iiainra ei siibjecta sunl, ad ea iie- 
cessario traducelur, quo vis regcnlium eiiiii iiiqiii- 
lcrit. Qiiod si lucc ila siint, neqiie virliilcm iicqiie 
viliiim per sesc li«c cssc proiiuntiabimiis, qus> 
eum aninia; motus sint, in poteslale et arbitiio 
ulentium situin cst, recline an pravi siut. Sed 



(6) 'Ereyxcvcay. A B JvsyxouaT)?. 

(7) '£crr(5;((ijcr£r. It dvsaxo;j.ojasv. 

(8) Tiir tCiv. Tf,v delet A. 
(0) 7'cor ro))rij)»" delet I!. 

(10) 'OJ.c}Uiyi'i<Taca. A B u"AO[JLavf,aaaa. 

(11) Tdr avrdr. A el Bpraemillunl xaxd. 

(12) IldOn.K itdOoc. 

(13) 'H <pvai^. A addit dvOptoTcivr). 
(l-i) ^E^novparUor. A oupaviojv. 
(1.5) 'A^aiieO. A dvaypeOEiar,!;. 

(10) KuzatTxevaaUirTo^. A in tcxtu xaxaaSe- 
cOivxoj, iniiiargine d-oa6sa0^vxo;. 

(17) 'Eyinci. A dcfir,ai. 

(18) 'Afi(. A ciaasi. 

(1'J) 7'(()- wtf8. zio:t. B TpoTrixtu: x. xaoS. 



(20) Aijrt) cpvcnxij(^. Auxtp ^uaixioi;. 

(21) Xp)'iaai. A iii lcMii xpf,3sxai, iii margine xpV 
oatTO. 

(22) 'Er civxCfi. A ev iauxtT). 

(23) .\afiC('irEzai. A 1! Xa;ji6dv(ov. 
(2i) 'A.W. B yevo[jcEvo;. 

(25) KazopOihcei. A iii inargiiic xapTopOtoaoi. 
(20) 'Exelrotr. B sic' sxsivoi^. 

(27) 'El^wrdpa.Tcd. A e^avSpaicoStaOeiV, xaf.B i§- 
avSpOTCoSiaOsir,. 

(28) 'Extrolaii;. A d-ovo!ac;. 
(20) 'Y.TOxv^cti. A B unoxuij'1;. 
(3(1) riiciCezat.. A pidjT[Tat. 

(31) A^. B 5f). 

(32) 'Ez&ptot;. A pr;eli|^it ('oj. 



(,•; S. GREGORII NYSSENI CS 

qiiando moliis corum ail Itomim incliiiat, lonJiim A xivTi ji; f), l-aivwv YtvsaOat (53) uXr,v, w? t(T) AavirjX 

malcria cxsistiiiil, ul Danieli ciipiilitas ac dcsiJe- tt;v iT:;Gu[ji,(av, y.x\ to) $iv£k; t{,v 0'j[jLiiv, xa\ t(j 

rium, cl ira Pirmccso, eiciue qui rccle Inget, dolor. xaXio? zevOoiJVTt Tr,v Xuutjv. El 6k r.phi xh fiip'^'* 

Sin aulcm aii (lclcriiis propcndenl, liinc affccliis i-evoiTo fj (5o7:t], T^Te TiOri Y'VEtiOat TauTa y.a\ dvo- 

ac |ierturha|ioiios Cl suiit et nomiiiantur. — G. Ego jj.iijE30at,3i). — r. 'ElfJJl^S), Tau-aSi£^sXOoO!n)?(36), 

veio, ciim liis cxposilis (inievisset, et cxigiium ettsiot] WJsajjiivTj ppa;(u ti ^oojxc t(o X^ixi;) 0'.aXi-eiv, 

qniddam spatii iiitercedere sermoiii passa esset, xa\ cuveXE^ajjiTiv tt; Oiavoia Ta i!f/r,[ji.iva, T:aXtv IrX 

alquc ipse mente collegissem ea qua dicta erant, ttjv T^poxepav Stiopa[ji.ov (37) dxoXouOtav tou Xoyou, 

rursus ad priorem consequentiam sermonis cu- Iv w xaTeaxeudCeTO, ^r\ dSuvaTov elvai Tr,v (J/uxtiv 

cnrri, qiio asserebatur ficri posse ut dissoluto cor- StaXuOevTo; tou a(i|jiaTo? Iv TOt; OTotx^tot? elvat. 

poie aiiiiiia esscl in elementis ; atque ila ad ma- Kat touto elnov Tipo? tt]v StoaixaXov (58)' Ilou exelvo 

gistram : Ulii est, ini|iiam, illud quod vulgo passiin t6 ■reoXuOpuXXT)Tov tou otSou Svojjta • ttoXu ^hi Iv tt^ 

jactaliir Orci et inferni nomcn : qiiod miiltum tjuvT^Oefa tou ^tou , toXu Sk iv TaT? Gu-CYpatfaTs Tat; 

qirulom in consueliidine vita , niultum ilem in ts EldiOev xal TaT^ fi^xeTipais Trepitfspi^xevov, e!? 8 

scriptis tuin exlernis tiiin noslris circumfertur; TrdvTe; otovTai xaOiTiep SoyeTov (39) IvOevSe Ti? (J/u- 

in qiiem infernmn tanquam in quoddam recepia- " ykz (jteTaviiTaaOat ; Ou fip iv Ti uToixeTa tov aSTjv 

cnlum omncs liinc putaiit aniiiias Iransmigrare '? XiY°'S- — M. Ka\ -JiStSaaxaXoj^iO^jifiXoj fj (41),9T]jI, 

Non enini elemenla Orcum et inrcrniim dixeris. (jlt) X!av itpoaeaxrixd)? Ttfi XSf^p. Tt)v yip iy- ToiJ 

— M. Ac magistra : Vidcris, inqiiit, noii admodum at- 6poj[i^vou T:p?>j t^ detS^? [jteTdaTaaiv t?,; t^uxT)? ei- 

tendisse, et aniinuin scriiioni adliibuisse. Cum cnira iTOuaa, ouSev (io[jtr,v dTtoXsXotuivat (12) ei? t?» Tiepl 



dicerem translaiioneni aniina; ex eo qiiod videtur, 
Qeri ad id quod noii videtur, niliil pnlabam mc 
praiterniisisse quod de inferno quxrerelur. Nec 
enim aliud quidpiam milii videlnr tum in extcrno- 
rum libris, tuiii iii divina Scriptura per lioc no- 



Toij aSou ^^T^zo^j^tvo^. OuSkv (-43) SXXo t! [jtot Soxet 
Tiapd Te Tcjv £|oj0ev xa\ 7:apa ivfi Oeia; FpatfT)? Tb 
5vO[xa TOuTO StajT)[jta(v£tv , bt q) Ta^ '^''JX^' ytveaOat 
Xeyouat, t:Xt)v (4i) ei; ih deiSe? xa\ dtfavk^ (43) 
IJteTixoustv. — r. Ka\ ud)?, elzov (46), tSv ut:ox6S- 



men signilicari, iii quo animas esse dicnnt, prae- vtov xwpov oiovTa! Ttve; outo) XfyesOat, xai ev auTtJ 

lerqiiaiii iii id qund ct obscnrum cst cl non vide- xaxeivojv (47) t4? ti-uxa? TiavSoxeueiv, xaOdr:ep ti 

lur,lransitionem.— G. Et qua rationc subterraneiim, X^^PII^* '^'1? totauTT)? cpuaeojs SexTtxtv Ti? dr:oT:Ta- 

inquam, locuin nonnulli ita dici exislimant, alque aa? f,ST) Tf,s dvO.oojTitvr); fwr,? Tipb; iauTiv itfeXxtS- 
illum in sese aniinas qiiasi hospitio excipere, lan- C jjt;vov; 

quam receplacnlum quoddam ad rccipieiiduni ejusmodi naturam aptum et idoneuin, quod eas qusjam ex 
buinaiia vila evolaverint, ad se attrabat ? 

Al. At niliilomagis, inquit.magislra, per hanc opi- M. 'AXX'ouoJvnaXXov, tpr,i3\v:f)6t5aaxaXos,TO 5oy[i» 

'iiioiiein senlentia alque docirina uostra inlirma- 6taTT)?uT:ovo(a;Tau'Tr,^TTapa6Xa6T)aeTat(48), xav(40) 

liitur ct la;iletur, eliamsi vera tua oratio csl. Nara dXT,OT); 6 Xdyo? 6 xaTi ci. Ei yip cuvex') (50) te 

propterea ([uod vcrtex coclestis sccuin conlinuus T:p!).; JauTSv xat dStisiT^aaTov elvai tSv oupivtov t:oXov 

cl indissolubilis est, omnia intra suum circulum TtTj iSit;) xuxXt.) T.ivxoL e[jtT:eptixovTa, xa\ iv -([> [i.ia^> 

et ainbituin cohibeiis alque coercens, cl terra tt)v yTJv xa\ Ti T:ep'i auTT)v aliopeTjOat, xa\ T:dv- 

qua;i|ue circa eani aniinadvcrtiinlur in medio sus- Tto; (31) xuxXo-fopou,aevtov Tr,v x!vT)atv Ttep'i xh iaidjj 

pensa siiiit, et oinnium qnx in oibem volvuiitiir xal Trdytov ■(•tveaOat, dviyxr, 7:aia, tfrji^lv {ti-}, oTt- 

molus circa id qiioil slabile fii inumque ac solidum 7:ep dv kxii-M (55) ex t(ov STOtxeiojv r) xati xh dvoj 

csl lit, omuino necesse cst, iiiquit, ut quidquid tt); yt)? [xipoc.TouTO (54) xaxi tS dvTtxEi[Jtevov el- 

unicuique elementorum circa superam pariem vat, (jtta? Tf)j ouaia; ^55) oXov auTr,? Tbv Syxov 4v xu- 

tcri;c accidil, id cliani circa oppositam contingat, xXoj T:eptOeo'JjT)c. Ka\ tJjaTrep U7:kp (56) tou f,X!ou 
quippe cum uiia cadcnKiiie iiatura circum tolam £) (favevTO? iTzX -h uT:oxet[jt£vov auif,? <jTpe!feTat (57) \ 



(33) rirsfrOin. A •.'■tveTat. 

(34) 'OrOfiu<"£C()ut. A ivo[jtdJeTat. 

(35) '£)•(>■). B ey(ij oi. 

(36) ItF.^E.lOovcnir. .\ iii margino ote^iouaTjj. 

(37) AiiSiifjior. A iii texlu dv:Spay.ov, in marginc 
ESpajJLov. 

(38) Et-rcr .-r. r. d. B tto^j,- t. 5. e. 
(30) \oyje~K^r. A 15 pra'iiiitliiiil e':;; Tt. 

(40) Ka\ i) fidtiVK. lii lcxlii, xa\ e! o^Xo? eI [j.t) 
X!av, in margine xa't f) StSiixaXo; <ft\z\, At)Xo; ei [xi] 
Xiav. 

(41) '^i^. B el, ulii ct deesl seqiiens tfr,t!i. 

(42) 'A:ioA£.loi.~f:rni. A £.XXeXoiT:ivat. 

(43) OiiSir. A ouok yip. 
(14) llAt]r. A T:Xf|V Tf,v, 

(45) K/f Ti) d. val d. \. R ei; T?j dvave{ Te XTi"t 
dttOci |X£ia-xtoprj3iv. 



(40) El:icr. A addit eydi. 

(47) 'Er avzij} xibrslrtjjr. B xdxeivov ev a'JT("). Ila 
ct .\ qiii iii iiKirgiue babet, iv iauTio Te xixeTvov Tij 
t^uxi'? Tiavooxeuetv. 

(48) ncipuij.ludicezut. B rapaS/.r^Of]. 
(40) Kttr. A Bet ydp. 

(.")0) El xfip iTvreyi). A xh auvexf). 
(.")1) niirTi^jt;. A H T:i'jTOjv Ttov. 
(5->) '/>)/(/()". B '.ff,;. 

(53) 'E/cdazti) deleiil A B. A in marginc IxdjTU 
iTotxeiojv. 

(hi) Tovzo. A TO'JTO xai. 

(,0.5) Ovcriar,. A xa\ Tf,; ouTf,?. 

(56) "l'xip. A uTTEp YT]; in textu ; iii margine jtt^p 
■jfjV, qiiod iilciii liabet(!tB. 

(57) }:Ti!f\;tzat. A TpiTteiat, B Tp;:;c:a;. 



G9 



OE ANIMA ET Ri:SL'RnECTIONE. 



7{J 



axi>i xoij 5tfatpoei5(su; oxTHxaTo;, oJ Sjva[xivou x»t' A «j"'' molcin for:itm' .nliiiie volvaliir. Et qucniadmo- 



au-cibv (58) cv xuxXij) SiaXTjtjjOTivot -rii -i)^ dx-ivo; Tts- 
pifioXfi, dXXi xaii uidiv dvafxr.v, xaO' or.zp av tri? 
YTi^ (Jtifjo? TrpojCaXXT) (W) laX^ dx-iiiv i f|Xio;, xati 
itvji; xsvipou TrdvTtJi iT:\ tris a^aipa; ■j'iv6[j.£voc, 
•r:p!ij Tr,v (60) euOctav otdfJt^tpov xaii -zfj 'i-.zpm Tzi- 
pa; jxiTOs 2iixaf xa\ ouxiu xaii i?< oir|V£Xci, iio 
fjXtaxcTi opiiiio (Gl ) i-\ xi dvitxitjjtevov xfi xf,; dxxtvoj 
EoOeta jujATicptoSiuit ti sxoxo;, cujie xaii lii Iiov, 
liv is uTXipYStov, xa\ xi(V uTXi^Yeiov i^Jtiov dvi [Jtifpo; 
YfveiOat Iv ^toii ts xa\ 3x6xet (Gi)' ouitiJi eixi; 
xa\ xaXXa (65) Tidvia oxtTisp Sv aioixettoSio^ ev itT) 
xaO' ■fjlJia^ f,;jtticfatpf(o iT|i; yr,.; Oeupstiat, i'j a'Jx6 
xai T.zp\ x6 lzzpo'J etvat |jit] d[jt'^i6iXX£tv. Mta; ol 
xal XTJi ouxTi; oCirjj xaxi tcJv (61) x^s Yt;i; [Jtipoj 



(Iiini siipcr lcrrani apparcnlc solc, ad sulijcclam el 
iiifcriiain ejus paricm uinlira versalur, proplcrca 
qiiod globosa ligura iion possil iinilique coilcin 
lciiiporc al) raiiii ainploxu coinprclicnili, scil pior- 
susnccesse est nt ail qnaiin Mni|iU' tcrra" partcin so) 
raJio atlmoverit, in quuilain |iuiu:lo prorsus iii 
globo tcrr.TC vcrsans, ad rcctani liiicam dcniclicn- 
tcni, qii;c Std;i£ipo; diiitiir , circa allcrani trrr:u 
extrcinilaliMii tcnclna; sint ; aliiiic ila pcipctin) 
iina cuni cursu soI:iri supra oppositain rccl:c r:iilii 
linca; parlein tenehnc vageiilur, :i(Ico ut ;cqiiabili- 
lcr ct infcrus ct supcriis tcrra; locus inviccni tuiii 
liuicbi is oliilncli, liiin lucc illnsliati siiit : ila par 
el cunsciitaiicuin cst non diibitarc quinctiain iii 



xT)i xtjjv axotXEtoiv Ti£pt6oXTi;, oOie dvitX^Yctv, o&ie " ca;leris oiiiiiiluis qiiodcunqnc jiixta naturain elc- 

auvoyopEustv orjjtot Sctv xot; Ttspl xouiiuv Ivtaxa^jti- 
vot{, il){ Siov t5 xouxov, t^ xiv xaia)(Oovtov iiJtov diro- 
xixdxOat otiiOat xat; xtjjv aujjtditjjv JxXuOetaat? i'-'- 
Xat;. "Eti); yip 3v [jltj TiapoxtvolT) i?) T.pot]-{ryJ^izvov 
SoY^jia •/) Evaiaat? T:ep\ lou elvat (icxi ttjv iv aopxt 
^ioTjv li; tj-uxii, oOS^v uepl X(5tiou 6 f)[jt£X£po; Xi-^^oq 
BievexOrjKxat , [jtivov (65) ato;j:di(i)v iotov clvat it;v 
ZTi\ xdTtou OcJtv xaxaXa[jt6avtov • 4"JXV'' ^- d3('j[j.aiov 
ouaav, (xr,0£jjt!av dvdyxr^v ^x-'^ ^^ cfuaeto; KjTcot; 



xt7\v JYxoiixcaOot. 



mentoruni in nostro licmisphicrio terrx aniinad- 
vcrtitur, iileiii ctiain iii allcro (iiinquc liciiiispli:crio 
sit. Ctini aiilcin [icr uinncin partciii tcrr»; uuus el 
idcni aiiiplexiis clcincntorum sit, neque coiitradi- 
ccndiiiii, ncquc patrucinandiiin arbitror iis qui 
lianc quxstioncm urgent, quod oportet existiniarc 
vcl linnc, vcl subterranciiin locuiii dcslinatuin cl 
allributiiiii csse animis corporc soliilis. Nain quan- 
diu urgeiulo ct instanilo priinariain pra;cipuanique 
(loctrinam, nempe quod post viiain qu.-c in carne 



dcgitur, auima; sint, pervertere ac laberaelare non conabitiir, iiullam de loco conlrovcrsiain iioslra 
iiiovebit oralio, qu.e corporum duntaxat propriain csse in loco posilioncm comprebcndit, ;iniinam vcro 
qua; incorporca sit, nuila natiira; iicccssitate ccnis quibusdam locis dctineri. 
r. Ti ouv, elitov, ei ibv 'Aiti5axoXov 6 dvxtXeYiov C G. Quid iaitur, inquam, si.\postoluni adversarius^ 



::po6dXXotio (66), iiaaav X^Y''^'^''' ''V ^OYtxT)vxx(atv 
Ev TT) xo'j t:ov-?j; dTioxaioaidaet Ttp'j^ x^jviou zavxi? 
t;r,You;jtcvov §XeTt£tv, iv oT; (67) xaiaxOovitov p.vT)- 
(xoveOEi xtvtjjv oi' 'E::t-ioXfiJ r.phi 'ttXtT:-r,atou; et- 
Tttov • oit AuT(j) Tov Yovu xd[jttlet iTtoupovitjjv xa\ iitt- 
Ysttov xa\ xaToxOovitov; — RE 'ETtt[jievou[iEv x(o Sijy- 
[xaxt, (fTja^lvf) StoiaxaXo?, xdv louxo XeYiivxtov dxouto- 
[Jtev, TtEpl [idvTot (68) lou Etvai xt)V tJ.uxf|V xat liv dv- 
TtX^Yovxo au,utt{/r,!fov ExovxE?, itEp"! iotou (69), xaOto^ 
cv xot; tf Odioatv etpr,xat, oux Evtaid(jt£vot. — F. Torj 
ojv C7ti^r,iouatv, elrtov, xt)v d7toaxoXtXT)V (70) ev xt) 
(ftovjj lauxT) (71) otivotav, i! &v xi? e'-'"T), EVitep if,? 
T-jTttxf,{ ar,[jta3iaj d7toxtvo!r|S (72)xf,v X^^^v; — M. 'II 



producai, diccntciii quod oninis creatiira parliceps 
ratiiinis iii restitutioiiciiiiivcisilalis|ii:csidcinuniver- 
saruin leruni obseivalur:i sit : iibi cli:iiii subtcrra- 
ncorum nonnullornm Epistola ad rhilippcnscs nie- 
minit his verbis : Ipsi omne genu llcctetur, ca;lestiuin, 
tcrrcslriuiiict sublcrraneoruin ?— M. Pcrniancliinius 
ac pcrscvcrabimus, inqiiit magistra, in ccrta stabili- 
que senlcnlia, etiamsi aiidiamus ba-c dicentcs, quippe 
eum de co quidcin qiiod aniiiia sit, cliani advcrsa- 
riuni concordanlcm ct flsscnliciitcm Iiabeainus, de 
loco aulcni ubi vcrsalura sit, sicut iii supcrioribiis 
dictuin cst, non repiigncnuis. — G. Quid crgo re- 
quirentibus, iiiquam, apostolicam in Iiac voce sen- 



5k, 0'J [J.ot SoxEt, tj)r,a\v, 6 OEto; 'ATtiaioXo?, xoittxto; j) tcntiain aliqiiis dixcrit, an qiiod atliiiet ad loci si- 



xT)v vocpiv Stoxpivtov ouaiav, ib (j.^v Jitoupdvtov, th 
o'z im-^ziO'i, ih Se xaioxOiivtov <jvo[j.da3t (75). 'AXX' 
E-£t5T) ipEt; if,; XoYtxf); tfuaEto? Elat xaioaxdaE'..; 
f)(itv (74), Iq dpxfj? Ti)v dato(jtaTov XaxoiJaat (75) 
?toi)v, f,v dYYcXtxf^v Svo[jtdJo[jt£v • f) Sk Ttpi? Tf,v aipxa 

(5S) Kfiz' avzdr. A xaii TauiiJv. 
(59) llpccrSd.l.lr]. A B 7tpoa6dXT). 
(m) npdQTi'ir.\ii7z\-.ii'j. 

(61) T<i> 'ff.ltaKcii dpdfUi). B xaxi lov \i.:%v.O'i 
6p(i[jtov. 

(6-2) Ijfcrsi. A ct B -xixt;). 
(63) rdi.Jo.-A xidXXo. 
(6i) ndr. B Ttdvia. 

(65) Moror. B [jtivtov, A iii ni.irgine [xivtov. 

(66) IlpoCu.l.lcizo. A B ■TtpoSdXotio. 

(67) '£»• oh;. A cv o!^ xat. 



gnilicaiiiiiiem, diciioncin rcniovcai? — M. llla vero : j^ 
Non vidclur niihi divinns, inqnil, Apiistolus ra- 
lioneloci naiurain niciile aiqiie iiitclligcniia pra^di- 
tam discernens atque disiingiieris, aliiid quidcmco;- 
leste, aliud vero lerrcstre, aliud ilciii subtcrr^incuin 

(68) ^U:rzci. A [jtiv. 

(69) ne.pl rojtov.K 7t£p\ Sk louiijitou okou xaOto;. 
B iiiilcin liahct 5i. 

(7(1) 'A.Tccrro.f^jojr. B prseiniltil auif,v. 

(71) Tttvri}. B iauxT)v. 

(72) 'A.-zoJiiroiilr. A B dr^oxtvorT). 

(73) 'iirijtiicrrai. B ovo[jta;at. 

(74) 7/^«»-. B A fj [i£v. 

(73) Aaycixrai. BXaxouaa, A inlcxluxi.daojii x-jv 
Exouaa, iii ni:irgiiic XaxoOaa. 



71 



S. GREGORII NTSSENI 



12 



nomiiiassp. Seil qnoniam naliirai raiioiie inxNlitn? A aujjnrsTzXEYlJ-evriv (70) dvOpdmtviqv a3.11.lv i) 51 Jii 



•/ 



> 



Oavdiou xiiiv oapxixiJJv (77) dzoXEXujJidvT). "OTccp £V 
(l-uxaT? OEtopeimt, toiJTO oTfiat, ttp fldOEt xri? aocjitc/; 
p.iTOVTa t6v Oeiov 'AtoctoXov, Trdar^^ t?,? Xoy.XT;; 
(fUJSio; T^v ev tw dYaOiTj tots Y^^^i^^f-^^i'' cun- 
(fituvtav d7t0!jT;[j.atvstv • £7:oupdviov (Jtkv xaXouvTa t% 
dYYsXtxiv xat dioJuaTov • eTTtvctov ok Ti au|-iTO7cAe- 
YjJtivov T(J) uioijtaTt • xaTa-/Oiviov 6c xh otaxexpujjtjjii- 
vov (78) fjOT) Tou cwiJiaTo;, f, 6t) Tt; (79) xai dXXri 
itapd Td EtpTjjjiiva (fuct; ev XoYtXTJ (80) OetopetTat, 
ijv etTe 6a![jiova; efte 7tveu[jiaTa, ciTe TotouTov (81) 
^OdXoi Tt; xatovopidjetv, ou 6ioi3(5(jieOa. IIiKtaTeu- 
Tat (8"2) yap ex ts ttJi; xotvr,? uTcoXT)'}:t)JC, xa\ sx T^.; 
Ttliv (83) rpa(;;tl)v TxapaSojetu;, elvat Tiva ^uaiv s^to 
Tiliv Toioutojv aioadnijv u-svavT'.ojc r.ohc ih xaX6v 
6taxei(jievT)V, xai pXaTCTtxT)v ttj; dvOptoTutvT); Cojt)?, 
Jxouatto; tt|; xpshTovo; u7:oXf,(!/stjjs (8i) d~o,i(5ustaav 
xa\ TT) ditoaTdast Toij xaXou t6 ix. tou JvavTiou voou- 
[jtsvov ev auTT) (85) uTtoo-fjaaaav • riVTtep (fa3't xaTa- 
xOovtot; svaptOptstv Tbv 'ATctJa-oXov, ToiJio sv exst- 
vtp (8C) Ttp Xtj-j-tp aT)[jLatvovia, OTt it^; xaxia; Ttoii 
Tat; [j.axpat; TtiJv attijviijv zepttjSoi; d^aviaOeiaT)^, 
ou5cV ^jtii Tou dyaOoiJ xaTaXstcfOr/jsTat. 'AXXi xa\ 
■jtap' ixstvtjjv i[jto9ti)V(j; (87) f) optoXoYta tt)? tou 
Xptaioij xuptOTTjTo; ^aTat. 

quod ex conlrario intelligitiir, in sese subslitneril : quani aiuiii Apostolum intcr sublerranea ci inferna 
nuinerare, iti ilio sermoiie significanteni quod vitiositaie longis sa;culornm aiifraciilius ei ciieuiiionibus 
aliquamlo abolita alque exstincla, nihil piocter boiuim relinquelur. Sed etiam da^mones concorditer et 
consentienler doininalionem Cbristi confilebunlur. 

Quocirca cum iiajc ita sint, nemo nos cocgcrit C Tou-tov (88) ouTto; ix'^^'^'^'''' oux^t' &v Tt? ^[ia; 
siiliteiraneorum el inferiiorum nomine subterra- dvayitdjot Tto Ttliv xaTaxOoviojv ovdjiaTi Tiv ui;(5Y£tov 



tres staliis atquc cond.iliones sunt : una (luidem, 
cui ab initio viia conlingil incorporea quam ange- 
licam noiiiiiiaiiius; altcra vero cum carne conserla 
atqiie coiuiexa, ([iiam buinaiiam diciinus; aiia au- 
tem pcr mortem a carnalibus absoluta. Qua; res in 
animabus animadvertitur , hoc opinor, altitudiiie 
sapienliaj videiiteni divinum A[>ostolum, eum qui 
aliquando futiirus cst, uiiivcrsix! ratione prsedila: 
natiira; in bono coiisensun^ signilicaie ; ac cccleste 
quidem vocare, angclicum el incorporeum ; ter- 
rcstre vero, iin|ilicitum et consertum cum corpore ; 
sublciTancum autcin id quod jam a corjiore scpa- 
ratiim atqiic ilisjuiictuiu sit, aut certe si alia qiio- 
Quc pncter enumeratas nalura, iiiter ralione piiedi- 
tas animadvertitur; quam sive quis dsemonas, sivc 
spirilus, sive aliquid aliud talc voluerit deiiomi- 
iiare, non coiitendenius, sed susque dcque fereiiuis. 
Persuasum cst enim tam ex communi opinione, 
quam ex Scripturarum tradilione, essc quamdam na- 
turam exlra lalia corpora, qua; recto atqiie bonesto 
advcrsa conlrariaquc sit, et in bumana; nalura; 
detrimentum alque perniciem incunibal , qua; 
sponte sua a meliore sorte exciderit atque delluxc- 
rit, et in locuni boni et honesli, a quo defecit, id 



iieum iiitelligcrc lociim, ([uippe cum acr ocqualiter 
iindiiiue terr;e circuiufusus sil, ut nulla cjus pars 
ab aeris ainplexu vacua ac nuda dcprchendatur. 
— G.llicciibi magistra exposuit, paulisper cunctatus, 
Noiiiliiui, iiiiiuam, satis qua;sivi, ricc mihi qiia;renli 
satisfactiim esl : seil eliam nuiic supcr iis quai 
(jicta sunt inciis anibigua inibi quud.immodo mancl, 
ac rogo, ut omissis quidem iis de quibus jam coii- 
vcuii iiiter iios, ad cauulem couscqucntiam itcriim 
oratio mibi rcducatur. Nani baud difiiculter arbitror 
eos, qui iion admodum duri ac pervicaces sint, per ea 
qua; dicia sunt inducium iri, ne post corporum dis- 
solutionem, animam ducaiit ad interiium ct aboli- 



evvostv /(opov irdarfi ToiJ dspo; T.OLVca.y/jOc^i Trsptxs- 
Xu[Jiivou Tfi yt), ^i [J(T)okv auT?,; [;.ipo; yu[J.v^jv tt); -spt- 
6oXr); Tou dipo? xaTaXa[ji.6dvsaOai. — V. TauTa os (89) 
eis^sXOouaT); tt).; 5t5aaxdXou, pttxpbv iirtaxtov, Ouiitj» 
ixavijj; s/oj, tfT;[j.\, tou f t^tou [Jievou • dXX' ^Tt [Jiot TOt; 
etpT)piivot; sTctotaTdJst too? fj Stdvota, xa\ oio;jtai to- 
Xtv £.7;ava)(0T;vat [Jiot Trp'j; tt)v auTf,v dxoXouOtav tJjv 
XdY''''" '•'^^ [^^^ '^fi'') oupiCtGaaOevTtov ^fjijti^v d-aXXa- 
YivTa. MeTptov (90) y^^P oT[iat 6td Ttov £ipT)[jiivtov 
Tou; [jtT) Xiav dvTtTu-to; s/ovTa; evaxfJ^i^-^J^Jo" [^'i -'? 
dvatpeatv xa't dvuTcapJiav tt)V (J-uxt^v {'■^'^ ~V' ^'■'^- 
Xuatv Ttov atjj[j.dTtov dYsiv, [j.Tfil xaTaaxsud^stv [tr,- 
6a(jioiJ 6uvaaOat auTrjV ev toI,- ouaiv etvat 5td ih 



lionciii, iicii, (]iiod ab clcincnlorum iialura divcrsa D ^■^'P^^'^'^» (^') ^X-'''' '^r'^'? tt)v toiv aTotxsitov ou- 



cst, idcirco afliriiiciit, eain iiusquam iii rebiis iiiii- 
vcrsis csse posse. Licel cnim cum elementis non 
coiigruat alque convcni;it inlelligeiiti;c particeps et 
inateri;e expcrs natura, esse lamcn in cis non 
priibilictur : (|iiip|ie iluplici ratione iioliis h.cc opi- 
nio coiifiriuaiur, luiii ex eo qiiod nuiic in liac vila, 

(7f>) i'i'/(.T£.T.U)-;(. A B_au[Jt-s-XeYHivrj, t)v. 

(77) Xitj Kixwr. \ aapxiov. 

(78) SianKirpviqiifcr. \ B 6tax£xpi[Jtivov. 
•91 -a Si) Ttr. W si oi Tt,-. 

(80) \oyiii{i. B XoYtxot^. 

(81) TciovTcr. B dX>.o Tt TototJT. 

(82) Ih.niuzevTUL. A TcsTceiiTat. 

(83) Tnr ziiv. A delct Tr,?. 

(84) 'r-To.iJ('y'eoj';. A ).T)isto;. 



otav. Kdv [iT) ou[j^6atvT) y^P TouToti; f, voepd Ts xal 
diJ),os (fuot;, Tb etvat aiJToi; (92) ou xtoXusTat, 6t- 
/liOev Vj[jitv iTfi u7toXT)(}-stij; toutt); ps6atou[iivT)?, Ix 

TS TOU VUV JV TT) ?OJT) TaUTT) TT)V '^M^/X'' '^'^ '''•''■i '"^" 

(jtaotv slvat, &/.Xo Tt Ttapd t6 0(o[J.a xaTd tt)V ouaiav 
Cijtdpxouaav, xa't ex Toij ttjv Ostav ^uotv dro^st^at 

CS.") T.r avTil. B ev sautT;. A iii margine Jjutt,. 

(S(i) 'Kv f:xE'irM. "Ev dclct B. 

(87) '<>iiov(i>voi^. A iu margiue 6[Jt(5tfti)vo{. 

(SS) Tirzojv. B TOJTiov ouv. 

(S9) Tiivza 6i. M (leleiil A B. 

(90) MiTpwv. A B (jtsTptto;. 

(91) 'ETr.foeiSCor. A B iTepo-fUtiJ?. 

(92) Elrai uvzoIq. A slvat sv autoti. 



73 



DV. AMMA ET UESi;RnECTIONR. 



74 



Tuv \i^'j\), SX),o xi TTav-airaTiv oviiav xf,; aiaOT,Tiy.f,? A ciiiii iwiliirii aliiHl qiiiililiini aiiinia :ili|iic corpns sit, 



T£ xa\ ij)>'.xf,s 0'jsl3.i • 'Jiiio; ol iy.i.^sio-j twv ovTtov 
6iTiy.;iv, xa\ xf) irp6; Tb Tiav livaxpaasi cuvi-/^'^ ^^ 
x(T) etvai xi iJvxa, oj; 5iA xoOxojv xaxi x6 dxi).ouOov 
|;.r,5i xf,v ij-ux7)v e^u) xtjjv ovxtov oVsaOai d-{) Tf,{ 

£V (93) £iO£t 0£tt)pOU[Jl£vTJJ ftj)f,s Et^ xjl «£i5k; (i£Ta- 

axajav. 



iii (:or|ioi'iliiis laniiii csl ; liinicx co (iiuid oralio ilc- 
inonstravit , diviiiani iialtiram, iicct onuiiiio aliu 
sit alqiic ca qmv. sciisns nialcria^qne paiticcps csl, 
laiiicn pcr nnnniqiiodiiiu; coriini i|ii:i; siiiil in rcrniii 
iiatuia, riiiidi, pcrnicarc al(|\ic pcriiianarc, catiiie 
vi qua ciiin iinivcisitalc coiilcinpcrala atqiie coiii- 



iiiisl:i csl, iii csscntia conlincrc ca (\ux siiiit in rerum naiiira, nt pcr lix^c, proiit coiiscqiiciitia scr- 
iiioiiis oslciidit , cxistiinandiiin sit, ne aiiimani qnidcm c\tra rcs uiiivcrsas cssc, ciim cx ca vila» 



(liuc iii (oi iiia ac spccio aiiiniadvcrtilur, ad cain 
"A).Xa rao; , eIttov, t^j xtov OTOtxsitJJV ivtoactoi; 
£T£p<iv xt 5i4 TTJ; Txpi; a).XT,Xa [Jti^sto? eISo; (Oi) 
dva).a6(jvxtov (95), ■Kf.hg Si (06) xfij i^uxf,? yiyo^z^i 
i^ oixsitoai? (97), irzciSiv Trj 5taXua£i xtov aToix^ttov 
xaxi zh eiy.hq auvatfaviaOT) xal xo £'6o; ; Ttvi (ST)- 
|ji£itp xaxaxoXouOfiaEi fj (luxf) [jt£Ti xoij (98) £Yvtocr[j.^- 
vou (Jif) -apa[ji£ivavTo;; — I\I. 'II ok ii.iy.phv iTitaxouaa, 
AiSdaOto [1.01, (fr^al , xax' fi^ouaiav (99) nXdaat Ttvi 
X(ii'OV £v u7to5£tY[;.axi , T.p^j xf^v tou zpox£[(jiivou 
aa-.;f]V£tav, xav 'i^h) xoij Suvaxoij 6oxi) ih Xcydji^vov. 
AcodaOto yip Suvaxiv £lvat xi) toO Cioypdcfou t^xvt), 
[i.T^ [jtdvov p.tYvu£tv iS, evavTtou xi ypil}[i.axa., xaOto^ 
'iOo; Totjtv auToi; Ttpo? T7)V xf)? [iop-ffi.; 6,uot(iTT|Ta, 
dXXi xat 6'.xxptv:tv Ti [ji£ijiiY[j.iva , xal Tf,v xaTi 
tpucjtv ■KJ.Xtv JxdaTtp Ttov ypwp.ax(i}v d-o5t6(5vat pa- 
9TV. Ouxoijv xh XsuxJiv, xa\ xh [jtEXav, i) t5 EpuOpV/, 
•/at T^j xp'''^^''^-^, i^ £i' Tt; dXXr) pa^r) 7:p6; Tf,v 
(:;j.0'.5TT,Ta TO'j ■::pox£tijt£Vou auYxpivETat (I), Ei ■redXtv 



droxptO£tT) Tf,; riph^ 'ixzpo'j (2) [ii;; 
ixipou (3) ^^"■'oito, ouo^v })TTov Y'vtoax£aOat uTtb to'j 
ToxvtTOu <fa[jtkv auTb t6 elSo? tou xpw[Jt«Toc, xa\ [;.f) 
[Jiiav (4) JYTt^^^^Oat Xf,OTiv auTtp, [JtfiTE to'j EpuOpoiJ 
[j.f,T£ TO'j [AEXavoi; , eI (o) 5T£p(>xpti)a (6) xaTi Tf)v 
T0'j (7) TTpi; dXXT,Xa [Jtt;tv Y'vd(JtEva (8), TriXtv £i; 
TT)v xaTi (fuatv ETxavlXe^O (9) ^a^ijv • piE[ivr,,a£vou (10) 
51 TO'j TpdTOu xf,; Tzphi; dXXr,Xa xoiv xpw^jtdTtov auY- 
xpdaEto; • EiSivat ratov ^v Tivt (H) Y^v^i^AEVov (('i) 
olov dTTEtpYdaaTO y_pw'ii.a, xa\ oTTto; £x6Xr,0ivTo; (13) 
£X Toij d7:oXu0f;Vat Toij ^Tspou ■ndXiv £ic xh oixEtov 
tzavi5pa[i£v dvOo;, xa't £i ■rcdXtv 5io; 5ti tt); [xi^Eto; 
To laov EpYdaaaOai, dTtovojxEpa EaTat a'JT(p f, xaTa- 
czEuf, £V Tfi :T,ooXa6o'JaT) 5T;[Ji;oupY!a [ji£X£TT,OEraa. 



qna; conspici non polcst transmigravcril. 

Scd qiio paclo, iiHiiiam, cuni elemcntoniin unilio 

per mntuam niistionciii aliam qiianulam i-pccicm 

assuinpserit, cuin qua anima coiiciliala atqiie coii- 

sociata fnil, poslcuiuam nna ciim clcmcnliiriimdis- 

solulionc, spccics qiioqne, ut cst vcrisiiiulc atiiiie 

conscntancum, abolila atqnedcleta fucrit? qiiod si- 

gnum anima poslliac scquctur, cum id quod notiitn 

fucrat, iionpcrnianseiil ? — M. Ihcc vcropauliim nio- 

rata : Dctiir, iiuiiiil, milii iit ad aihilrium commini- 

scar ac fiiigain aliquam similitudinis atqiic cxcnipli 

gratia rationem ad proposita; quaistionis pcrspicuita- 

tcni ahiue dcclarationcm,cIianisi qiind dicctiir, ficri 

non possc videatur. Dctur ciiim ficii possc per ar- 

tcm pingciidi, iit non soliim colorcs cx conlrariis, 

quod piclorcs facerc solcnt ad siinilitiidincm loriiuc 

misceantur, vcrumcliam misti scparcnlur, ac riir- 

sus unicuiquc colori natiiralis tinctura rcddatiir. 

Si igituralbus ct nigcr, aut niber ct fulviis color, 

y.a\ I9' C aiit si qiia alia liiictura ad simililiidincm argumciili 



lcinperatus , rursus a commistione qua cum 
aliero colore conlemperatus cst , secrcius ac 
pcr se singuiatim scparatus fucrit , nihiloininus 
ipsam spcciem coloris ab aitilice aguosci dicimus, 
nullainque ci oblivionem obrcpere vcl rnhri vel ni- 
gri, si divcrsi colorcs inviccm cnmiiiisti rursiis ad 
naluralcm redacti liierinl lincturam : itoiiiqiie si 
modi coloriim ad iiiviccni conlempcraiidorum cl 
commisccndoruin rccordclur, scirc , qiiis ciii color 
pcrmistus quemcolorcmeffecerit, ctquopacio altero 
cluln al(|uo secreto, rursus ad propriiim florcm re- 
dacliis sit : ac si riirsiis permistionc opus sit idciii 
eni( cre, ininorc ciim iicgolio al(iue laborc coiificicl 



Ki oi Tt (14) dxoXouOov £v xtp u-o6£tY(J.aTt, (jr,a\v, ^. id, quod in priore coniposilione niedilatus cxcrcuc- 
Xd-j-o; 1-/S.I, J|£Ta3T£ov <)5t) fj^jtiv auTi t6 ■npoxEi^jiEvov. rat. Si igilur aliquid iii simililudine coiisentaneiim, 



'Avt\ y^P '^V rpa?:''-^!^ '^-Xvi? (15) f) Ttov aTotxEftov 
voEtaOto 9'Jai; (10), f, 6^ (jttjt; xf,; roixtXr,; xtuv 
£T£poxpoo'JvTtov pa-fi);, xal ■ndXiv f) So^Etaa f)[j.tv 
xaO' UTrdOiaiv £i; Ti oixEiot xouttov E7:d';o5o;, Tf,v 
ajv5pO(j.f,v T£ xa't oti-jTaatv TtTiv STOtxEttov UTOYpa- 

(93) r/^ic h: B xtOv iv. 

(94) ElSoi: dclcl B. 

(9f)) 'Aya.laedvzior. B dvaXaLtSavdvitov. 
9(i) Ilfir a. A B 7:0',; 0. 
(y7) 0'i.xFiuai.<:. 1! 6iot'xT,at;. 

(98) Mezh zop. B [xETi to'jto tou. 

(99) Kuz'' i^ovalar. A x^TE^ouaiav. 

(1) IvynpirETai. A B a'jYxtpvdTa;. 

(2) //p(5c ezepor. A li Ttpo; to ETEpov. 
(")) 'Ep' ezepov. .\ £■;' £auTO'j. 

(4) il//'( (liar. A B [j.T,6E;j.;av. 

(5) E'i dclet A. 

Patuol. Gr. XLVi. 



in(|iiit, oialio liabel, scriitaiida atqiie perpcndeniia 
jaiii iioliis ciit propobita qu;cslio. Nam pro parte 
piiigcndi, aiiima orationi proposita sit; ei loco co- 
loruniartis, inlcliigaturclementoriimnalura : mislio 
aulem varia; divcrsorum colorum tincturae, ac 

((')) 'Ezepdxpioa. A B ETSpoxpoa. 

(7) Tljr Tcv. 'ro'j dclct A. 

(8) rird^tsra. A •;zi''j'j.z'ia. 

(9) 'Ena%-Llf)),]. B E7:aviX0o!. 

(10) Me^ivmdrov. B (j.E(Jur)(j.ivov. 

(1 1) "Er ziri. B £v Ttvt. 

(12) riP-d(iEror. A B ye^^i-j^jievov. 

(15) 'EKS.hiOivToq. AB ixTtXuOivxo; TO'j £TipO'j. 
(U) El Sezi. A £i 5f) Tt. 

(15) TexriK- •' jnugit li;i!C : 'H 'iuxf; itpox=toG'io 
Tt]) XoYtp, xal dvx'; xpoJudTtov xf,; xzy Ji\i, 
(IG) <l>vc-i<; (lclctA. 



?s 



S. GUEGORIl NYSSENl 



7(5 



riirsus excmpli gralia nobis ilala iionim ail propria A <fi~<o. 'fljTT^fj &3v (faixsv (17j sv tw uTiooeiyjAaxi fil] 



ciijiisiitie rcdaclio, tum coiiciirsiim, luin (lirciiiplio- 
uciii clciiientoriMn (lcsigncl. Ut igitiir in siniilitiuline 
(liciimis ariificcni non ignorare coloiis linciuram, 
iiua' posl iiiistioncin rursus ad proprium florem re- 
dacta sit, sed agnoscere tnni rubrum, tum nignim, 
cl si quis alius color pcr ccrtam quamdam cum 
ilivcrsi gcneris colore couiiniinioucni, forinain cffc- 
cit, qualis qnidein csset in commislura, (|ualis itein 
nunc sit, cuin suk nalurali tincturx rcsiitutus est : 
qiialis itcin riilurus sit, si eodein niodo rursus co- 
lorcs iuicr se nii.sceaiitiir : ita aniinani elemento- 
rum qua; coi('rint ad constitulioncin corporis ciii 
iosa inluTscrit, cliain postdissohuioncm eorum na- 
luralcm scirc proprictalem ccnsemiis. Ac tametsi 



dyvoEiv -CTiv ^cKfT^ zo~j y_p(hy.ai-:o; (iS) T&v TS/vtTriv, 
[A£Ti (19) [i!?tv TiaXtv eI? t6 oixicov itvOo; iTiavi),- 
Oousav, alV £T:iy[vio(Jxciv %6 T£ (20) ^puOpiv xa\ t6 
(jL^Xav, xa\ si' ti 'eTcpov 5'.i t?,? mion; T:p6? ih tzepo- 
yeVij xoivwvia^ ttjv [lopff t;v liireipYdaaTO , oTov 
[Jikv (21) tv T?i (ii^Ec, oTov (22) xa\ vOv I-ttiv ev tw 
xaTa TTjv tpOaiv Ytvo[jiiv(o (23) • oTov 6^ ■TTaAiv esTat, 
ei (itJtotOTpijTro); (24) auOi; (xXXTjXotj (ivaij.txO£ii] Ti 
XptjjaaTa • outoiJ eiSevat xJjv tj^uxiiv Tiiv auvopa(j;(jv- 

TOJV STOlxeioJV 7tp&? TT]V TOU (Tti^XaTOJ XaTa(JX£UT;V, (T) 

eve^uri (23), xa\ [j.ET3t tt;v StiXujtv auTiIiv tijv tpuai- 
xt]v i3!(5Tr|Ta. Kav 7:(j(ij6toOoV (iii' (iXXrjXiov aiiTa if) 
tpuat? (icpeXxT) oii Tdj £Yx£i(iieva; evavTtdTr,Tag, iixa- 
axo-^ auTtliv tt].; irpb; ih ovavTtov l7:t(jit|!a; (20) 



natura procnl ab invicem abstralial elemeiita propter B (iiieipYouaa, ouSev ^ttov uap' kY.oiaxo) SaTat ttj -cvaj- 



iiisitas coulrarielalcs, iiiuiuiquodiiiie eoriim arcens 
a commislione conlrarii, niliilominus cognoscendi 
cl explorandi vi propriuin aniplectens aiiinia, apud 
iinuraquodque erit ac manebit, donec rursus in ideni 
concursus direiiiploniin ad inslauralionem dissoliiti 
corporis cx clcmcnlis coacti faclus fiierit , quic 
proprie rcsurreclio et cst ct nominatur. 

G.Atqucego: Videris, inquam, egregie miliiobitcr 
cl in transitu dcfcndisse doctrinam ct Gdem resur- 
rectionis. Arbitror cnim per ba;c sensiin adduci 
po.ssc eos qul eam lidcm oppugnanl, ne putcnt ficri 
non possc ut rursus idcincnta iiiicr se cocant, et 
eiiradera liomineniefficianl.— M.Nernpeliocvcre, in- 



aTtxTJ Suvd(Jiet Tou oixstou J(iaT:TO(Jt£VTi , xa\ Tiapa- 
[j.ivouaa lioi Siv et? TauT& (27) TciXtv ^ twv SteaTiu- 
TOJV i'eVT]Tat ouvSpopiT] Tiphq ti]v tou StaXuOevTo; 
dvaaTotyeliostv, ij-ep dvdaTaatc xupiojj xa"t eaTat xat 
dvo(xdj£:at. 



r. Kale-i^iH^S^eluov^-AptaTd [j.ot ooxet; xaTd t6 
Ttapov (2U) au(ji(j.e(jiaxix£vat (50) Tto Xd-j-io tt]; dva- 
a-da£(o;. AuvaaOat yip dv 6td toutiov 'fipe.u.a i:poa- 
axOiivat tou; d-o(jia/o[jt£vou; ttj 7:iaT£t, 7:p'j; xh [x^ 
or^aOat Ttuv douvdTOjv £tvat 7:dXtv dXXT]Xot; auv£XO£i!v 
Ta aToixeta, xa"t xbi auT^v d-ep-j-daaaOat avOpojTcov, 
quil magislra, dicis. Licet cnim audire diccnlcseos — M. Kat (51) tpriatv^ 5i8daxaXo;"AXf]0k;TouTo Xe- 
qui liuic opinioni advcrsaiilur , Cum in universiia- yE'?- "EoTt yip XeydvTwv dxoueiv tuiv (32) 7:p?ji; tJiv 
lcm pro ciijiisqnc cognationc elemenlorum resolu- Xd-j-ov toutov ^jiaTa(jievcov,oTi Ei;T?j 7;dv (33) xaTiTi 
lio lial, qui ficri polcst ul calor, qui in boc est, ouyYevlc Y'vo[).£VTi;Ttov OTOix^iw^^TTi^dvaXuaetog^^i)- 
ubi ad univcrsitalem rcdactus fueril, rursus nulla Ti; (jtTixavT] xh kv TtjiSe Gep(<.6v *v Tto xaOdXou y^vo- 
adinisiione cum eo qiiod cst cjusdcm gcneris con- [jtevov au[ji(ttY^; (35), to'j auyyjvo^j; 7:dXiv d7:oxpt- 
crctiis, scgrcgctur cl abstralialur, ad conslitucn- Ofivat 7:pij; xh auaTr,vat tgv d7:aXXaaad;jievov (3G) 
dum liominein, qui vita dcfunctus rclicialur ct dvOptoTOv ; Ei yJip [x^l dxptSto; Ti totov e-aveXOot, £x 
instaurelur? iSain nisi perfccte proprium rcdierit, 5e tou 6(jtoYevo'js dvTl tou iotdCovTo; Tt 7:apaXT)- 
sed pro peculiari aliquid aliudcxeodem genere as- cpOeiT) (57)' 'eTepov dvO' ^Tepou Y^^^iKTat, xa\ oux- 
siimiituni fueril,allcriinipro altero nct.atque idnon ^■:t dv eit] Tb Totou-ov dvdaiaat;, dXXd xatvo'J dv- 
itcni rcsurreclio fueril, sed novi lioininis crcatio. Opojzou Sr,[jt[oupYta. Ei S^ XPi Tiv au-iv ei; Jauiiv 

7:dXtviT:aveX0£tv, 5t'oXou (38) £tvat i:pojr)X£t t6v au- 
■thv, iauTot; (39) 7:dai TOt; Ttov aTOiX£i(»)v [x^peat ttjv 
IS, dpxr,; ^T:avaXa6dvTa (40) ^ijjtv. — T. 0'jxouv, 
ptb;(.4l) etTtov, auTdpxr,; f,ij.tv 7:p>j; (12) TauTT]v tt]V 
evJiaatv ^ioiauTT] 7:£p'tTTi;'{/uxTi; dv etr, u7:dXT)'|t; -x^ 



Quod si cumdem rursus ad seipsum revcrli oportet, 
penilus ae prorsus eumdcm secum esse convenit, 
oinnibiis clcmcnioriim pariibus recipientcm pristi- 
iiam naluraui.— (;. Krgo, siiul dixi, ctiaiii adversus 
lianc, inquain, oppositionem ct coiUradictionein 
ejusmodi de aniiiia nobis opinio suffecerit : ncnipe 



(17) <l>ajtsr. B ^fa^Jtav. 

(18) Toii y_pU)iiazoq. B tojV xptJJlJ.ATtov. 
(l!l) Msru. 15 [j.£TiTr;v. 

(20) T<'ts. To t£ B. 

(21) OJov idv. A B oTov [A£V f,v. 
|22) Olor. A oTov 5e. 

(23) l'irc}ih~c;}. B Y''''^!-''-^^''- 
(21) 'OiwwzpCjiMQ.S B 6(ioTpd7:tj;. 
(2.-)l ''i) irF.yUii. Vi (0 dv£'.p'JTi. 
(2G) '/i'.Tiy/(^/«c- B £7:tiiOtptac. 

(27) Eir z(wzv.\ B ei; Ta'JTdv. 

(28) Kui £;(i'j. B •xiYi'). 

(20) Td xujivr. A B 7:dpodov. 

(30) i:viineiur/_nyi}(ii. B au[j.[j,£ij.tx^«t. 

(51) l\ai. B vat. 



oT; ^^ dpxis ev£(}HjT] aTOtxst'ot;TouTOts(45), xa\ [j:£-i 

(32) 'AKCVEir Tcr. A B dxo'Jetv Ttov, 

(33) Ilar. B 7:daav. 

(31) 'Aru.luc-eioQ. A in lcxlu dvax'Jaeo); ■ iii 
niarginc tt); tiov aTOixettov dvaXuaeto;. 

(3'5) i';iy(.//qvji;-. A B anv(i;. 

(30) 'A^iaXlaacToidrwr. A B dva7:Xajadiievov. 

(37) Tli(p(i.lr\yOeh}. napaXet^Oeti]. 

(58) A«' li.Xov. B 6t' oXtov. 

(30) Abzvr iavzol(;. A B a'JT!/v iauT(T>. 

(■iO) 'EjiaraJ.aC6rcu. in margine £7cavaXa(*€4- 
vovTac. 

(.il) '^f dclet B. 

(ii) 'lliur apoq. A Tj^jtiv ^ xat Ttpd;. 

(43) }i:zciyeloi<: zoijtOiQ. B S-otxetotc, to^jtoh;. 



77 



DE AMMA El lltSUURECTlONl 



%))v 6;a),uTiv ■i:apa|jiivEiv, oTov eE (fj),axa tojv oi- A quoil in qiiibiis eieineiilis ab initioinlueseril, opiiil 

y.zlwv (ii) xaOi!jta;jiivinv, xal kv trj dvaxpaasi tfl ca post dissolulioncin qiioquc pcrmaiicat , quasi 

iip!); ti 6|jii3:fu),ov ou Siacpiiijav (-IS) t^ l'oiov iv t(T) tustos xdiuin, quac iii icsolutione clcnieiitoiiiin in 

AcTttio ts xa\ £'jxtvf|tw tr,? vospa,- ouvajjLito?, ooSs- siiiin) ciijiisiiiic {jciius, pcr siilitilitiitciii ct agilila- 

lj.!av J.V ti^ lzmoii.Epiq. tiov atoix^uov uTio^jiivouiav tciu inlclli;^ciitla praidila: lai ull:itis proiiriuin iion 

TuXavTjv d),Xi suvStaXiJ:tiOat (40) tot; ioto'.^ xatajjLi- diiniltat, nec crroris quidqiiaiii in cxililatc alqiie 

7-vupL£voi; (■17) itpi; t!i ipiitfuXov , xa\ (jlt) dtoviiv tcnuitale clcinentoruin sustiueat , scd una cuin 



juv6t£|toCi(jav autots, otav T,ph<; tb irav dvax^tiiv- 
tat (/*8), dXX' ev au-io (.ii)) dsl [jiivsiv OTOtTiiip (M)) 
auti, xat oraoj TtapaixsudJTj fj tfuit^. 



propriis, diiiii ciiin siio quoqucgciicrc coiiiiniscclur, 
|)i'iictrct ac pcrnicct, ncc dcliciat uiia ciiiii cis pcr- 
iiicans, dmn iii reruiii naturaui uiiivcrsaiii rcfun- 
diiiilur, scd seniper in cis niaiical, qnociiiKpie loci 
ac qiioinodocunque ca natura rcdc^crit. 

El 5i yivoito iraXtv rrapi xr\q ih -av oixovo|j.'>u!Tr,i; Quod si 1'ursus ab ca potentia aiqiic virtiile, 

6'Jvd[Jtsw? tot? StaXuOstst ^tpb? tT)v luvSpojifiv ih iv- qnse rerum uiiiversilatein 'gubcriiat, dissoliitis elc- 
6oTt[JLov 16x1 xaOditsp ei p.iS.i dpy.ii; (.M) s^acfOsisv jj iiicntis ad conciirsiiin, sigiiiiin atqiic occasio dala 
oxoTvot etd^opot, 6!jL0'j (5^2) xa\ xat' autVj al Tracat fiicrit, tuiic queniadinodiiiii fit, si ali iinn piiiicipio 
tto ^tfsXxojjLivi;) ouvsrovtat • oljttDj iv [tta tfj tT); ('iH) divcrsi funes suspeiisi sinl, ul siimil eodemque 
^•JXhi 2uvdast, tf,? ttov stoixsttov Siacfopdj T/.xo- tcinpore cuncli attralicnteiii scquantur : codcr.i 



[iivT)?, dOpiJtOi; ev tfj (juv5po[jL7) ttov oixsttov, f) to'J 
a(io[j.ato; f;[iLtov istpi 6id tTJ; (J/uxt)? au[).7:Xaxf]jstai, 
xataXXfjXu)? ixdcitou ::dXtv Tip^j^ t'j dpxatov xa\ 
cJVTiOs? ■jtXaxou[j.ivou (54), xa\ Tuspt7:tus<TO[j.ivou xh 
yvtopt[itov (iiS). — M. 'AXXa xaltoijto (5C) ti 'J7ti5ostY[ta, 
t^T)ilv f| otod-xaXo; (57), eixtittjoc dv TcpostsOstr) tot,; 
i;r|ta3p.ivo'.? ("iS) si; dTt^osi^tv to'j [it\ TO),Xf,v etvat 



modo, duin pcr unam virtutcin cl potcnliaiii aiiiiiia; 
diversa trahiiiilur clcincnla , rcpcnlc iinoqMoqiie 
momcnto statiin pcr toitionem atque tontiirsum 
propriorum, torporis nostri catcna pcr aiiimam 
conscretur, atque conciiinabitur, cl iinumqiiodqiie 
sc coinmode rursus ad pristiiuini ct coiisuctum 
applicaliit, ct tanqiiam sibi iiotuni aniplcctctur. 



"^fl '^'•'Xri •^V OLoacTxaXlav (,^0) ev tot^ crtotxetOL? 6ta- — .M.Quinetiam luccquoquc siniiiitudo,mai;istra in- 
xptvstv (GO) tou dXXotpLou tb i^otov. IIpoxeEciOto -(iip quit, haud immerito adjungl possit iis qua; quae- 
tio xepajJLSuovtt (01) -t]"a%{ xaO' uTOOecjtv, TroXu; 6k sita, Iraclata atque cxaminata sunt ad dcmon- 
outo? elvat ^socjaOtjj, ou ti y.i-j toi Ttpb? tf)v tiTjv slrandum, quod iiaud niagno negotio anima possit 
cjxsutov dTtspyadLav (()2) tfiT^ tsfjTtcotat, xh 51 jjtiX- C intcr clcmeiita suiim ab alieno disccrncrc. Propo- 
Xov (C5). Td 51 cixs'JY) -ivta [j.f| 6;jlo£lo(o; (64) dXXf)- natur cnim cxcmpli gratia figiilo lutum , idqiic 



Xot^ 5tEax''l(^°''^'''''"> ^''''^ t^j (jtkv 'ttlOoc, xh 51 d[Jcjo- 
peus, 'itspov 6e Ttvdxtov, t^ tptfiXtov, T) a),Xo tt ttov 
xatd tf,v xpT^T.v tr::xTfltUi)-J satto, tauta os zdvta 
[if) el; xsxtf)!jOii), d),X't'oiov ixdcjtou (GS) osciiidtou, 
U7:oxeta0to ttjj Xiyto. 



miiltnm cssc dctur, ciijus alia quoedam pars ad 
vasoriim toiifcctioncm jam formata, alia vcro for- 
mand.i sil, vasa aulcm omiiia iioii cadcin forma 
sint, scd aliud quideni dolium, aliiid vcro am- 
pliora, aliud autcin scutella, vel patolla, aiit quid- 



vis aliud sit ex iis quK ad usiim apta ac neccssaria sunl, alqiie iiaec omnia non unus possidcat , scd 
suiis ciijiisque domintis orationi pro;)oiiatur. 

O'jxouv eto; dv auvsc!tf,xst , ta'jta 9avepdte(GC) Qiiandiu igitur brcc constitcrint ct intcgra fiie- 

tot,; exouat -j-tvetat • xdv auvtptSsLT) udXtv, oij5kv rint, liaud dilliciilter a suis domiiiis agnos«untiir, 

f,ttov ywjrAij.^. (C7) a-h tiov (C8) auvtpt[)L[jLdttov Atqiie cliamsi collisa confractaqiic fucrint, riir- 

toEj xextr,[)Livot? Satat, xh [isv (CO) xh ex tou sum niliilominiis cx fragmcnlis nota; signai|iie pos- 

TttOou, Ttotov 5k (70) xh k/. to'j 7:otr,pLOu tpucfo? sessoribus exstabunt, qiiibus judicarc possiiit qiiod 

eatJ'j. Ei 51 Y.a.\ 7:pb; xh-j Axj.rip-j-acjtov xatapLt- frustiim ex dolio, qiiod cx poiulo sit. Qiiod si 

•/OsLf) TtTjXiv, TtoXu [jLdXXov d7:Xa-JT),- f) Std-i-vtoiL; ttov [, ctiam cum rudi massa Inli commisla fiicrint , 

f-fiTi xatstp-^aa[jtevtj)v di:' exetvou ytvstat. OiJtto; oT-jv multo magis ccrla dijndicalio coinin (]ii;c jam ad 



(ii) Oixstoiv. A oixtiov. 

(45) \ia^iEiCar. B ^Lacfustcrav. 

(4t>) ^vvSia.WsaOai. A auvotao^JsaOat. 

(47) l\azaiii~p'viih-oiq. 15 xat o'J [jtt-i-vupt. 

(4S) 'Avay_s<xjvrai. .\ iii iiiargine dvay.iT^tat. 

(19) '£r aiTcJ). A B sv autot;. 

('iOj "Ojlcisiep. A B onoiTcip dv. 

(51) 'Apyjii:. B £?dp/f,;. 

(oii 'O^iov. k 6[Jiou ts. 



(.'iS) Ti\ zi^ir.. Delct A tf,. 

(54) 

(55) 

(5C) 



,:.(l 
(58) 



n.laKcviiivov. B tlXsxo^jle-jou ts. 

riwpij.tor. B Yv(J)pt3[)La. 

'A.lJa xal zovzo dclcl B. 

'// SiSdcKa.lcq dclct A. 

'E^Hzac{iivctc. A iii textu i;Lita[jLivotj, in 



marginc ei;r,ta'jp.ivoL;. 

(59) AiSaoca.iiar. A B 5'jaxoXiav. 

(CO) Aiaxpirsir. A to'j otaxptvstv. 

(Cl) liepaftsvcrzi. !'• xepa^jLet. 

(C"2) 'A.i^sp^j-aciar. B sp-,-ajL'av. 

(Go) Me.ihr. V, p.iXXei. 

(()4) 'OiiostSiiu;. A in niarginc o^jLOLostowc. 

(115) "ISior l:i(.ucTov Sec:i<'zov. A iStoc ixdat' •; 
osa-iitT),;. B ioiti); ixdatou 5ea7t<JtT)j. 

(CC) 'Parepti zs. B c^avepd. 

(C7) rvdipipa. B •('j(l)p:<:y.oL. A in marginc YV«i)- 
pta[ia. 

(C8) '.X.ttS zS>v. A B xa"t d-i tijjv. 

(Ci)) Tt' jtsv. 1$ ti [jtiv. 

(70) Ilolvv Si. A iii niarginc tt. 



75 



S. GREGORII NYSSEM 



RO 



opiis redacla fiicriiit ex nuli mati^ria fit. Ita taii- \ z\ axsiJOi;, 6 xaO' Sxaa-iv iaxiv SvOpwTro^, iy. tt;? 
quam vas quoililam homo qiiisque singularis cst, auvJpojJi^? tuiv utoixsIwv 471!) zy\q xoivt)? ijXr,i; dva- 
C)i elcnicntoriiin coiiciirsu .1 comniuni nialcria for- tjtuttwijiIvo; (71 >, Iv iSidtJovTi TiavToj; tw axr][iaT; 



matus, pcculiari prorsus figiira nuillum liiffcrcns 
ali po inioil (■jiisdom gencris csl. Quo ilissoliito, 
niliilomiiuis etiam ex reliquiis anima qux possiilct 
vas, proprium agiioscit, ncqiie in commiinione 
atqiie confusionc fragmcntorum. ncqiic si cailcm 
ciini niili clcmcntonini nialcria conimisccalur, a 



■7to).),T;v Tcpij t6 S-xoyEvk? tt;v Sia^opav ^x^^- "^ 
Sia),uOivTo; (72) ouSsv f^xTov xat dTtb .tuiv ),£i'^avcov 
f) x£XTri[j.ivT) t6 axEvJos (J^uxt) Tb oixsiov iTiiYtvujaxs'., 
ouTE ev (75) Tji xotviov(a Tojv auvTpifijjLaTojv, oute tl 
■7:po; Ti axaTf pyaaTov tt)? Ttiiv aTotx-iwv ij)>t]i; xaTa- 
[;lixO'^> 1^^" otxciou d^taTajjtlvT], dXX' di't ETitaTa- 



proprio disccilcns, scd scnipcr scicns suiim, quale [JiivT) t^ totov, oTdv te auvsaTto? (7i) hi tw axT)[jtaTi 

osscl lum cum in forina consistcrct, cl posl dis- TjV, xa\ [jtETi ttjv SiaXuaiv tx toiv d7to[i£tvdvTti)v (7u) 

solulionem ex signis quaj in rcliquiis manscrunt, ar,[Jt£tiov TOt; XEf|dvots oii '!z\a'iw\i.i^t\ Ttepl t6 tStov. 

circa prniiriiiin iinn crrans.— G. Kgo vcro approbalis — T. 'ETtio;?d[A£vo; Zl -x £ipTi[A£va toj Ttpoacf uto; ts 

iis (jii;e dicla craiit, ul appositc, apte alqiic ac- xa\ oixstto; 7tp6; t?jv •;tpoxc';(j.£Vov fjpsOevTa axoTt^jV, 

conimodatc ad propositiim argumentum invenla, TauTa [Jtcv outojc, et-ov, XiYEaOat t£ xal ■;ttaT£^J£aOai 
llasc quideni, inqnam, lioc modo tum dici, tum '' xaXio? £x^'' ^^ ^^"'? '^^ ^^ '^V E'JafY'Xi(oTOu Kupiou 

credi rectiiin et a;quum cst, sed si quis narrationem Ttspl xtJJv Iv oioou SiTjyrijjta itpbi; Td etpT)[iiva itpoa- 

Uomiiii cain, quK cst in Evangclio de iis qui sunt tfipot (7C), (ni o'J auiiSatvov toT; J^T,Taa[i£vot? (77), 

in iiilenio, adversus ea qiia; dicta sunt proferat, r.Hx; xpi] TtapaaxsudaasOai zpb; ttjv d-jfixptatv ; 

quasi non congrucntem et convenientem cum iis qiue examinata atijue pcrpciisa suiil, quo pacto 
praeparare nos ad responsioncin oporlct ? 



M. \l illa, -Vd corpiis qiiidcin accommodatiiis, in- 
qiiit, scriiio narrationem cxponit, multas tamon 
iiispergit materias et causas, per quas ad subtl- 
lioreni speculaiioncm invilat , si quis accurate 
cxqiiisitctiue rem intcllexerit. Nam qui hiaiu vaslo 
inaluiii a boiio diriniit alque discludll, qui gullam 
aliiliiam qux' pcr digitiuii adniovcalur, dcsidcran- 
tein fccit eum qui criuiabalur, qui patriarcli;e 
siniim ci qui pcr hanc viuiii iiialis cl incommodis 
vexalus fucral, ad (|iiictein proposuit , qui itcin 



M. 'Ho-.odjy.aXoc^^S^Sk, StjofJtaTixtoTspoviJijv, vr^aVj, 
d Xfjyo; JxTtOeTat ih otr;Yr|[i.a, ■:toXXd; Iz xaTaa-stpEi, 
Ti; d'^op[;.d;, 61' tov ei^ XsTtTOTipav OEWptav ^xxa- 
XetTat Tiv eEeTaaTi^v (79) ^TtatovTa. '0 y^P X^- 
a[.taTt (80) [jtsydXtp 6t£fpY0)v zh xaxJiv £x tou xpetT- 
Tovo;, aTayivo; Ti Ttvo; oaxT^JXto (81) xo[j:tjo[iivi); 
iTtiosd 'TtotTjaaj Tbv o6uvco[ji£vov', xa\ Ttatptdpxou 
x^-jXrtov Tco oid TTJ^ ^iiy^i Ta'JT()? X£xaxto[JiivtjJ u-oOe^j 
dvdTtauatv (82) , Ttpi toutcov hk xat th TsOvavat a'J- 
Touc, xal Ta-yi) 6oOr,vai 6iT)YT)ad|j.svoc, ©■j [jttxptoj 



aiilca mortiios eos ac scpulUiKC traditos cxpo- C dytaTr,ai tt;,; xaTd •;tp''Jxstpov (83) Stavoia; tJiv 



suit, non paruin avocat et abdiicil ab ca scntcn- 

tia qiix in promptu esl eum qui liaud slulic ct 

iiiiperite, sed intclligeiilcr verba seqiialur. Quos 

cnini oculos altollil iii inlcnio dives illc, qui car- 

iieos oculos in scpiilcro rcliqnerat? Qiio paclo 

itcm flammam sentit id quod incorporcum esl? 

Qiiam vcro linguam refrigerari per giittam cupie- 

liat, ciim ci carnca lingua non adessel? quis au- 

tem ille digitus, qui praeferrcl ei giitlam? Ipse 

itcin sinus rcquietis, quis? Cum eniiii corpora 

essent in sepulcris, aiiinia vcro ncque in corpore 

cssei, neque cx parlibus constaret, dilTicile fueril 

iiarrationis structuram, proiit protinus ac prima 

fronle iiitclligilur , ad vcritatcin acconiinodarc , j, xoivojvtav, [jti) Yr);5'.daTaaiv(G8) oisaOafTio Yipdaoj- 

iiisi qiiis siiigulatim qua.'que vcrba a corpore tra- [^a-';' ^-y^ vospio, t!; ifivoc otaTtTr^vai Tb /dafia, v.j.\ 

ducal ad cani qu» menic percipitur speculationcm, ei [jif|XiaTov t)v ; Ati^Tt t?> voEpbv tt) '.p'ja£t, Jv tpTCp 

iit hialus, (|iii dirimit atque disjungit coinmunio- dv eOiXr, dxpivto; y'^'"=^'- — E. Ti ouvdv etri,(pr,u."t. 



v-n 

dauvitioc (84) TOt; XsYO[iivo'.; ^t:(J[j.£vov. Doiou; y^P 
(jcpOaXp.o^j; ETtaipet ev t(jj aSr) 6 TtXo^jatoj, to'j? tt); 
capxbs eva-pe^j (85) Ttji Tdtfw ; Il'ii; 6k (floyhi; 
fijOdvsTo (8G) ih da(o[jtaTOv ; Iloiav o^ y^''''.'^^^''' xaTa- 
(}uxOr,vai 6id tt); aTaYOVo; irtOu[jisT, tt)? aapxtvr,? 
a'JTto (jiT) TtapouaT),; ; Ttj Zk 6 otaxoijttjwv auTtTj zry 
[5av;6a odxTuXo; ; A'JTii; 51 6 y.O.-noi xri; dvaTta^Jaeoj?, 
Tt; ; Tdiv Y^P a(0[jidTtov Jv Tdcpot; ijvTtov, ttij 60 
t^uxr,? 0'jT£ ev atojjtaTt ouar,;, 0'jt£ ex [j.£p(ijv auv- 
eaTtiiaT];, a.r.opm dv £i'r) Tr)v Toij otr,Yfi[jiaTo; 6taax£ur,v 
xaTi -zh ■Jtpoxsipto? voo'j(i£vov itpap^jtiJaat tt) dXr^Oela, 
el [jtfj Ttj (jtsTaXdfir) (87) Td xaO' sxaatov ei^ voT)Tr,v 
Gsojpiav • ojaTS X'''^!^"^ ''■^ Sidpyo-j Tttiv d[j:!xT(ov Tr,v 



(71) 'AmTSTv:toj{dro^. A in margine T£TuTt(o[xi- 
vo;, I> in tcxtu. 

(li) \ia.}vO£VTCr,. A in textu 6taYvcoj0svTo;, in 
niargiiic oiaXuOivTo;. 

(73) OvTe Kl. Ei dclet B._ 

(7-4) XvreaT(j)r. 15 auvsT(o;. 

(7."j) 'A.-tc/itvraJTtor. .\ evaTOjjteivdvTtov. 

(70) IJfCfTjsipOl. I> TtpO'fip£l. 

(77J 'E^iiTucrii{.roi(.. A in lcxlu e5;a-a|j.i'/ot;, in 
mar^iiie £4T,Taa[jtevo;?. 
(781 U StSuc/.u.lor. \ n dclent. 



(70) ^F.^eTaazi\r. A U eJeTaaTtxiJJ?. 

(80) XduiiaTi.. A in tcxlu .axf,(jiaTt, in margine 
Xda(jtaT;. 

(81) AaxTv.hi^. A B 6;4 SaxTuXou. 

(82) '\rd.%av(nr. A 15 ei; dvaTtauaiv, 

(83) llpdyj:ipor. A B pra;li},'il To. 
(Sl) 'Acrcrertof. A B auv£T(Jiic. 
(8.'i) 'ICra-;pel(;. B d'.p£;;. 

(8(>) 'llcUdreTO. B i7ta;aOdvsTat. 

(87) Meza.ldCfi. A [jt£TaXd6oi. 

(88) SiucTucir. A In niiugiiie 5;dj-r,(j;a. 



81 DE ANIMA ET RESUUUECTIOM:. 82 

xh Ttup, T\ ib xi-li-OL, ^ Ti /oiTti TtTjv eipr^jiivtjv, t) A nciii coniiii, iiilcr qiios niilla sOLicliis iiilciceilcre 

U.T1 (89) a iiysTat (IH)) ; — M. 'KjJi&V ooxet, ^rjil^Sd- polcsl, iidii tcrnc siialuiiii cl inlcrv;illiim cxistiiiK;- 

Yua-i Tiva 7:£fj\ xtov xaxAi^uxV' (^') ?''1'°"H^^^'^''^'' '"' ' "aiii (|uid ncjjotii lueril ci (luoil iiicor|)orciiMi 

Jxidxou xoJTdJV 'Ji:o3r,(ia!Vciv xo EuaYY^'''"''''- Hpo^'- '^^ sola nieiite pnmlituiii esl, traiisvolare liialmii, 

■ikjjv (!I2) yip Trpt; x6v ri.ouitov 6 T:aTp'.df<x''i?> ''''' c;iaiiisi vaslissimus sit, (iuipiie cuiii i>l iiiiod iialiira 

\\r.iGxti zC) 5ca aapxl; jfiio) xiov dYaOwv xriv (jioi- lale est, ut iiiciilc sola toiistct, iibiciiiKiiie esse vcli' 

pav, y.iX r.zp': xou vixtoyou x6 laov Eiraov, oxi Kal iiullo tciiiporis iiitcrccdciile si)alio, illo pciictret at- 

ouxoi aTATikT^cz irapa xiiv ptov tti; xiov xaxtov (jtsxou- qiie cvadal ? — G. Quid iijiuir rncril, iiii|uaiii, i^iiis, 

aia^ Xiixoupyia; (!)5) • e'0" ouxto; stia-j-aYtijv Tispl xo'j vcl liiatiis, vel (;ctera qu;e dicla suiit, si iioii siiiir 

'/aT|jtaxo;, (b.; a;T' (!)i) <Jt),),Ti).tov o'.ax£ix'sO".'xai, [j.sY^' ea qii;e dicanlur? — M. iMilil quidcni , iiiijiiit, 

Ti (!)5) Sii (90) TO'JTtov iOixEV uraocixvjjiv tio X6yi>>. certas st;il)ilcs(pie qiiasdaiii sciilciitias dc iis nliiis 

qii;« circa aniuiam qua;runlur, pcr unuuKinodiiue lioriim Kvaiiyclium siyiiiliiaie viiletiir. Cum ciiiiii 

iia ad divilcm patriarclia ante dixissel : Ueccpisli in vita, qiiam in cariie traiisegisii, poitioiiem lio- 

iiDriim, alqiie codem nioilo do mcndico dixissct : El liic iii vila malorum el iiicomuiodoriim partici- 
palionis muncrc fuiiclus csl ; ct sic dciiiccps sulijccisscl de liiatu, qiio alteri ali alleris discludcreiiUir, 
magiiamqiiamdam doclrinam, ceitamque ae slabilcm sciitciiliam pcr lia;c verba orationis siguilicaic 
viiletur. 

B 

Ih 51 SoY|J.a, xaxa y^ ''^'' ^i>-^''' ^•'^Yov, xoioijTov H-^cc aiitein sentenlia, mca quidcm opinionc, 

ijTf Mo'«siol? (1)7) ijv fi X(I)V (98) a'/Opto::tov ftoT], talis est : Ab initio vita liumana simplcx cl iiiii- 

(lOVOEtSk; 6i (99) U-(io ttjv ev [x^Jvip xtp ivafiC) formis crat. Siiiipliccm autem ct uiiiusmodi dico 

6p(o;jisvTiv(l),xa\ Ttpijxb xay.!)v<iiv:7:i|xtxTOV. Tiv ok caiii qux in solo boiio aiiimadverlitur, ct iiiilliiis 

TO'.o'jxov ),6yov & r.pu~o<; tou 0:o'j vii-to; ;j.apxu- mali communionc pcrmista cst. Taleni autciii opi- 

p:tTa'. (2), 6 Tou -a-nJ); [xhi Sou; tuv ev T('j') 7:apa- nioncm prima Icx divina teslimoiiio suo conipro- 

o;ic7tp xa"Atov a-fOovov Ttp livOptoTrtp ttjv (xsTouTiav, bat, qti;e ciim omnibiis iiiiiilcm bonis, qiia; craiit iii 

d7:£ipY(ov ok (jtdvou sxetvou to 0'J;ji[jLtxT0j t^v ex Tt^ov paradiso, liomincm abundc frui ct iili peniiisisset, 

£vavTi(jJv i) 9'JTt;, tou xav.ou r.phi ■vh xa),!)v truYXi- ab illo solo proliiliebat, ciijiis, ciim maliim cuiii 

Kpa,uivou, Od'/aTov £7:tO;\^ T(p 7:apa'/0[;LTi7avx[ ttjv bono contempcratuiii esset, conimisla ex foiUrariis 
Cr|[jitav. 'AXX' Jxouiiio; 6 dv0ptO7:o; Jv T(p auTS^ou- erat natura, mortemqiic ci, qui coiilra lianc legeni 

ai(p xtvTjijLaTt xaTaXt7:(l)v tt]v d[JitYii xoij x^H-''^'"^' lecisset, piriiam apposiiil. Scd lionio sponte sr;> 
(jiotpav , tt;v tv. TtLv £va'jTitov ouYxpaTov ^toTjv et:- propriaque volunlate ct arbitrio relicta sorte, qna; 

ET^rdTaxo. Ou !jt;v d'yf,x:v t] Osia 7:po;jLf,0£ta xijv a malo iiilegra cral, eaiii qiia- cx conlrariis coii- 

dSouXiav f|[jitov dofipOtoTov. 'A),X' iT^stoi] xoi!; 7:apa- Q tcmperata crat, vitam ascivil ct ainplcxiis est. Scil 

6s6r|Xo<it xiv v(>[.tov 6 xpt6s"tj e::' a'Jxtp Gdvaxo; non absque corrcclione et emendalione leniera- 

dvaYxattj; 17:7;xoXouOt;ss, 6t;(^ (jtspija; ttjv dvOpto- riiim et stolidum illiid consilium noslrum divina 

Txt^/Tiv t^wTiM, Et; TE TT]v 6td aapxb; TauxT]v, xa\ eI; providciitia reliquit. Sed qiioniam Iransgrcssorcs 

xr]v E^to TO'j 5to[jiaTo; y.z-x Ta'JTT;v, o'J xaTd xh Ijov lcgis pwna mortis, qux legi jiiilicio latoiis ct aii- 

(iJTpov xou otaiTT)[taxo;, dXXi xf,v jjiiv ppapxdxtp ctoris cjns appnsila crat, nceessaiio conscciita esl, 

TfA xtp x.oovfxip 7tEptYpd']ja; optp • xt]v 6k Ttapaxjt- posleaquam vilam luimanam Iiifariam parliltis es- 

va; (5) £t; -.h dtotov, E^outjtav lotoxEV uizh ytXav- scl, et in lianc qua; per cariiem transigiliir, ct in 

0p(i)7:ia;, ^v tp xi; po^JXsxat, to'Jt(ov Jxdxspov g;(£tv illam qiia; posl lianc cxtra corpus (icgiliir, iinu 

(tote dYaO'jv X^Yto xai t>) xaxov), f, xaTi tIv ^paxu',» pari intervalli niodo atque nicnsiira, sed illain qiii- 

TO'jTov xa't tox'J[j.opov ^iov, i; xaxi to'j; dTcXsuxf.xou; dem brevissinio quoJam tcrmino temporis ct spa- 

£X£t'Jou; aitovac, uv Txipa; f] drEtpia Ejxiv. '0[j.(j)- lio circumscripsil ; lianc 'vero ad xternitatem usiiue 

vjjito; 6k XsYo.tiivou xou xsdYaOoiJ xal Tou xaxoij, exlcndit atque prodiixit, ac benigno atqiie liiimano 

xa't JxaTipou TO'JTt))v (4) Trpo; 6:7:Xf|V Evjotav y.zp'.- consilio usiis, polcstalem dcdit, ul iii iilra qtiis 

fo(i£vou (7:po; vo'jv T£ XiYto xa\ at30r,or:v), xa't Ttov vita velit, horum altcrutruni liaheat (Iioniim in- 

(A£v TO'jxo £v d'caOo'j (ioipa xpf/ovTtiJv 07:£p av f|5'j D quam ct niaUim), vel pcr brevem hanc lluxamqiie ct 

TT] ataOf]3£t ^'i^ • Ttov 0£ [^ovov t!) xa-i 6tdvotav (.j) caducam vitam, vel pcr illa sempilerna sa'cula, 

O£tjjpo-j;i£vov 7:£7:t-x£uxoxtov dYaO?jv Etvat xa't dvo- quoruin lcrminiis cst inlinitus. Ciim aiilcm a'qiii- 

HdjEiOat. O:; (j.£v dY^J.avajx^S; Eaxev 6 ),0Yt3;A?j;, xa\ voce dicatiir et boiium et maliiin, atque lioruin 



(80') "Hfol A£i(jif,. 

(90 Aiyezai. A addit * jxiv. 

(!H) haiu^iji-ir/i^r. B xaxi xf;; ti. 

(92) npoEi:i(hy. A 7:p07£t7:tov. 

(93) XeiTovpylcK:. A 15 Tr v X£:Touo---iav. 
(9i) ■Q,:aa'. Aipd-'. 

(9o) Mexa ti. Myiia atldit B. 
(l)li) Aui. A 6:i o-jY^JII. 
(97) Mci-csiSer. A (xovoEtSf,. 



(98) ■// rto;'. B t^ xax' dp/i; f; xtjjv. 

(99) MoroeidiQ dL A B [j.ovo£t6Ti oi. 

(1) 'Opo)}ih~qr. A l> O£ojpou[ji£vr,v. 

(2) MftpzrpsJzai. i\ B |jiapT'Jp£xat. 

(5) Ilapuzeiraq. A iii tcxtVi 7:apaYp4'ya; , in 
margiiie 7:apax£iva;. 
(i) Torzur. U xoOxou. 
(^) Sidrotar. A addit, oz£p dv tJv O£(opo'jp.£vov. 



83 S. GUEGORII NYSSEM 84 

ulrumqne iii iliipliocm intcUecliini iliviilalur (uiin A -o\t pz>-tovoi a^/znlaxBmoi;, ouxoi u-'j >,oct[jiapyiav (0) 

*v i:]) aapxfvio ptw ty-jV ^jpcrojToutxivifjv Tij (pu5£i tqu 



in nicnlcin, iin|uniii, tum in scnsuin), ;iti|iu; iilii 
quiclein, ijuod sonsiii su:ivc et jucnnJuni visiim 
fueril, id ioco boni Iialieant : alii vero, id soliim 
bonum ct esse et nominari credaiit, quoil cogita- 
lione ac mentis agiiaiione animadvcrlitur cl cou- 
sideratur, (iiiiliiis qnidcm incxcrcitata ralio csl, 
ut qiiid iiioruis sit considerare noii possinl, lii, per 
inglnviem et inleniperanliam, in carnali vita cam 



dtyaOou [iotpav TTpoavaXtjxoudtv, oOSkv •zu) y.z-i 
Taura pttp Ta|j.t£u(5tjtEvot • ol 81 \riyiin>.C> SiaxptTtxiT) 
T£ xa\ diotppovi Tr.v iauTtov oJxovojjiouvte? Cut)v, ty 
TO) ppax^t TouTM pi(i), 5ti T(T)v Ti;v ataOrjatv XuTtouv- 
Ttov avtaO£VT3?, T(o i<f£?5is akovt ~h dYaObv TajjttEuov- 

Tai, tiJJTE auTOt? TT] litOt(i) ftOTJ Tf|V xpsf-Tto ).r,£tv 

ou [XTrapaTS tvs tjO a t . 



qufc naiiirfe debelur boni sortem aiite tenipus consiiinunt atque profundunt, iiiliil in cani qiiac 
posthac fuiura est vitam reservantes ct conipareenlcs; alii vero ratione sana ac dijiwlicatrice 
suam viliim giilicrii^inlos, in liac lirevi vita per ea qii;c sensnin hodunt contrislati atqiie vcxati, in 
futurnin sa-culuiu Lonum cninpanunl atque reconduiit, ut sibi una cuin scmpiterna vila nielior 
sors extendatur alque prorogetur. 

B 

Ilic igitur, ut niea quidom opinio fert, liialiis Touto ouv ecjTiv, iiiq yE 6 £[j.i; ).iY''?> "^^J X'^^1^''» 

illc cst, (lui iion torra disccdeiite alque diducla fil, o oux't f ^iS Siarxousr,? yivETat, a>X f) (7) Tiapa t4v 

sod queni judioiuui per lianc vitam in contraria ptov xpitit? Trpbs Tac tvavTta; 7ipoaipi-£t; Stairxi- 

studia atque instituta divisurn atque diductum cOciaa Tiotct. '0 yip aTra^ ■:>> fjou xaTa t6v ptov 

facit. Nam qni semcl quidqnid in hac vita suave ac toutov JXxojjevo; (8), x(x\ y.T\ 0£pa7T£uaa? (91 ix y.E- 

jucuiidum est clegorit, nec poeuilcntia ductus sto- Ta^JieXeta; tt]v liSouXtav, S6aT0v JauTto [jicTa TauTa 



lidiim ao tcmorarium suiim coiisiliuin corrigil 
alqiie emendat, inaccessum cl inviiiin sibi lociim 
bonorum postbac eflicit, cum banc incvitabilcm, 
qu;c iransiri non possit, necessitatem, tanqiiain 
baratliruiu qnoddam vastum et invium, qua trar/S- 
iri noii prissil, adversus sese perfodorit. Qiiaiii- 
obroin bonum quoqiie aiiimoe stalum, in quo pa- 
lientiae athletam sermo requiescere facit, siniim 



TTjv TtTjv (iyaOoJv /topav (10) Jpya^ETat, Tr;v dStaSa- 
Tov TauTTjv dvdyxr,v, xaOd-£p Tt pipaOpov d/avi? 
T£ xa"t diiapoSiUTov xaO' ^auTOu 5topu|aj. Ai6 [jtot 
cox£t xal TTjv dyaOTjv Tri? iIu/t;; xatdaTaatv, Jv ^ 
Tov TT]? ut:o[jiov^i; dOXTiTi^v dva7:au£t 6 Xtiyo?, xoXtcov 
Tou 'A6paa[jL SvOjJtdaat. IIptoTo? ydp outo? 6 za- 
TptdpxTi; Ttov T:(o7roT£ y£yoviiTO)v iJTiipTjTat tt]V 
eXTiiSa Ttov [jtcXXivrtijv Tr]; di^oXauaitoj TtJJv 7:ap(Sv- 



Abraha noininasse niilii videtur. Primus cnim bic C Ttov dvTaX>a?d[A£vo?, 5; y£ ■sdvTtov yu[JivtoO£"t;, tv 



palriart ha cx iis qui olim fueriint, cum spc futii- 
rorum, pr;csciitium comniodorum usuni al(|ue vo- 
luptatom comniutasse memoratur, qui quidem oni- 
nibus nudatus, in quibus ei vita ab inilio consiste- 
bat, iiiier alionos conversabatiir, et domicilium 
liabeliat, per alflictiones et incouimoda praisenlis 
vitK, eam qua' speratur beatitudinem qusrons. L't 
igitur certam aliiiuam pelagi partem circumscri- 
ptam, per abusum quemdam, sinuni nominamus, 
ita niibi seriuo iiomine sinus immensorum illorum 
nostrorum bunoruiu demonslratiouem signilicare 
vidctur : in qiio sinu bono omnes, qui per vifJtu- 
tem pra^scnlis vilK cursum conriciunl, ciim hiiic 
solverint, tanquam in portu iion obnoxio fluotuum 



oT^ TJv auT(o xaTapxd? i\ CtOT), £v dXXoTpiotc £!/£ tt^v 
oiatTav, 6ia tt]!; Trapouarii; xaxo7:aO£iac, Tr;v Htz;- 
^o[j.ivTiv euxXripiav J[j.7:op£U(i[j£vo;. "iJa7:ep ouv Ti]V 
7:oidv Tou 7C£Xdyou? ^Tsptypa^Tjv ex xaTaxpTjasto? 
Ttvo; ivo[xd^O[iEv xoXt^ov, ouTto (II) 5oy.£t Ttjjv d[j£- 
TpfjTtov ixeivojv dyaOdiv tt]v evSei^tv 6 Xdyo; Tto tou 
x'jXt:ou 5iaaTi;jtaiv£tv 5vi{;jtaTt, (o 7:avT£; oi 6t" dpE-fi; 
Tov irapivTa Sia7:X£ovTE; §tov, OTav ^vteuOev dTrat- 
ptoatv (12), (inr.tp Jv dxaTaxXuaTtp Xtfjtlvt Ttji 
dyaOtiJ x(jX7:(o Td; (J/uxd? Jvop;ji!JovTat (13), toT; Sb 
XotTiotg f) Ttjjv (j)atvo[jt£vtov auToT; dyaOtuv aTipT)Jt^ 
(fXb^ yivETat Tf]v «luxfjV 5iaa[Juxouaa (14), ^avtSo; Tt- 
vb; ex Tou TTEXdyou? Ttov tou; iatjuj iteptxXuftivTtuv 
dyaOtov el? 7:apa[jLuO!av T:poaS£0[jtivT], xa\ ou Tuyxd- 



prooellis, animas appulsas ac quasi subduclas sta- D vouaa. rXtoaaav & xaV icpOaX^jbv, xa\ 6dxTu"A0v, xaV 



luunt. lioliquis auteiu ooriim qu;e bona vidontur 
eis ejeciio privatioque llamma animain perurcns 
cxsistit, gultam alii[uam cx pclago bonorum, qiii- 
bus saiiLti allUuiiit ct abund;int, ad consolalioiiom 
dosidcraiis, et iion 'adipiscons. Porro cinu liii;.5uam 
et oculum et digilum, reliquaque noinina ad cor- 
pus pertinentia in colloquio incorporcorum anim- 

(6) Aaijiapylar. A B Xat;jtapy£a?. 

(7) '\XX i\. A d>,X" 3 i]. 

(8) 'E.lKciiF.voc:. A B eXo[x£vo;. 

(9) 0e{:a:cevcrar. A in textu OEpaireuaa? ex [j.£Ta- 
CouXia? dOaTOV • in iiiar-ine : xit (xf) iy. [jETavoia; 
OcpaT:EU(ov tt;v d£ouX!av. 

(10) Tiiv ■//otiir. .\ 15 t'jV jjwpov. 
(il) Ovzoj. A B ou:to |).ot. ' 



Ta Aot7:a Ttov atop.aTtxojv ovo;jiaTtov £v Tto ota/.oyto 
Ttov daoj[j.dTtov pX£7:ojv , t^v xaTaaToxaa|j.iv (15), 
•f);jtTv 1f;6Ti vor^OivTt ■nepl 4*^X^1? ^^W <J'-'1-''9'J'"""; 
?X£tv 6;jioXoyr)0£tc, E7:tax£t]/dp:£vo; Ttijv (5T)Ttov (lG-17) 
Ti]V Stdvotav. "Ua7:Ep ydp (18) oXou tou ato;j.aTOj f) 
Ttliv aT0tx£tU)V auv6po;Af] 7:oi£t Tf]v 0'ja!av, outoj; 
Etxb; xa\ Tiov Ev T(o ato;j.aTt (JEptov £x t?,; au-r); 

(12) 'kTcalpiofrir. A B d7:dptoaiv. 

(15) 'ErvfjiKrrrui. A iii margino ivopijiCouat. 

(14) liaajivyovca. A 5taa[if)xouaa. 

(15) Tir xazaaToyaCiwr, ete. A D Tto xaTd Jto- 
Xaa;/.'jv IfiTi votjOevti. 

(I(i-I7) '/'ijrtor. B ^))[AdTtov. 
(1 8) "QiTXF.p yrlp. \ ib; ydp. 



85 



i)E \m\\ i;i utsiJumiCTio.NE. 



8G 



a.i.-ldi (19) suiiTi/rpc/ujOai •C7;v ^uitv. Kl o'jv •!:ap- A .iilvorlis, si verlniiiim sciUeiili;iiii iiis|>fxpiis, (■iiiii 



■TcSv dvajjiix'''^''''' (20), ou (jiijvov xi 7:Af,pw;ia xiuv 
eis 3),ov ti (lUYxptiJia tJuvSsSpajjiriXfjiojv i-vcnpLaEi, 
xa\ £v a'jT0t^ ia-zai- a)X ou xr,v (21) i6ia;.^ouaav 
Jxdixou twv [Jispitiv aujxaatv dyvor;crst, Sid ■itouov 
x(i)v £v Totj jTotx-'^'? piopiiov droxjXiaOii (22) -x iv 
fjjjitv (jiiXir). 



upiiiioiio qiiaiii jani pcr coiijccUiraiii de aiiiiiia 
niciilc coiiccpla cxposiiiimis coiivcnirc iioii iiega- 
bis. LU ciiiiii coiiciMsiis clciiiciiloniin lolins corpo- 
ris cllicil ii.itnraiii : ila |irolialiile Ch;l, cliani par- 
liuni corpoiis cx cadcni causa ('oniplcri iiatiirani. 
Si igitiir aniiiia ailest elemcntis cx corporc disso- 
luio ad rcrum univcrsani naturam rcfiisis at(|uc 



icvcrsis, 1:011 niodn congcricni el coiiipkMiicnliiin cortiiii iiiia' ad totaiii coagiiiciitatioiicin constiliicn- 

dani coiiciirrcriiiit agiiosccl, cl iii cis crit ; scd nc pcculiarcni (|iiiilciii ciijiisf|ii(! parlis tonsliliilioiicm 
ct coucrctioiiein igiioiabit, pcr qnas niiiiiriiiii parliculas clciiicntoruin incinbra iiostra absoliila sint. 

Ti)v ouv (23) ev Tiavrt ouiav zCt xwv axoixs^tov Quocirca (|ua) iii universo elcmcntoruni coiiiplu- 

TTXTjpdinaxi, x3.\ b/ loli xaO' Sy.aiTov clvat, ouOcV iticnto fit, eam cliain in singulariljiis essc, nullo 

^(i> TO'j eMxo; eaxtv xat ouko Tzph^ xi axoixetd niodoa priibabilitate ac vcrisiinilitiidiiie aliciiiim 

xi^ P>,eraov, 0'^ evu-xdpxi! xt] SuvdjjiEt xi xaO' ilxa- est ; ati|ue ila si (|nis spcclct ad clcmciita, iii (pii- 

axov (JtiXT) xou a(0[xato,;, SdxxuXiiv x£ irEpX auxr]v bus singularia nicnibra corporis iiisunt ipsa potcii- 

elvat xa\ d»OaXn!/v xal YXtoaiav, xa\ xi 5/.Xa Ttdvxa tia, atqiic Scriptiiram diccre arbilrctur, ct digilum 

[A:xd xr)v StdXuatv xou ouYxptfiaxo? 'CT)v rpa^Tjv Xi- circa ipsaiii aniinam cssc et ocuium ct linguam, 

y;iv u-ovodiv, tou elx^ixo; ou/ d[jiapxf|Cisxai. El ouv ca;tcra(iiic oniiiia ctiam post dissolntioncm con- 

ti xaO"ixaTtov diidYst (2i) xiv vouv tT;^ atojjtatixT)? crcli, a probabililatc ac vcrisiniililudine non aber- 

■Kzpt. tou Str,Yf|[iato^ uiioXfni-Eojs, eIxSi; ofjiiou y.yX rabil. Si igitur singiilaria mciitciii abdiicunt ab eo 

t{>v [ivT;[jtov£uO£vta vuv aST^v [jtT) tiTiov xtvi oijxdi? qui ad corpus rcfcitiir narratioiiis iiitellcctii, par 

dvo[iaCo[jtevov oi^eaOat, dXXd xtva xaxdaxaatv CtoTis el conscntaneum niinirum est, ut ctiam inoilo me- 

dxiSii xa\ da(o[j.axov, fj tT)v t]/uxTiv i[ji.6iot£ustv Tiapi moratum iiirermini, iiou lociini (|ni sic nominclur 



xfis rpa^TJ^ ex6toaaxi[ji:0a (2.j). 'AXXi xa\ etspov 
b) t(J) xatSl xiv itXouaiov xa\ itttoxiv Striyf,[jiaxt 
jyjjia (jtavOdvo[jtsv, -oXXt)v e/si (20) Tipbj xi t^i\- 
taa[jtiva tT)v oixsfjtrjta. 'ETtoiTjasv ixstvov tiv ^iJi- 
TtaO^ xa\ (ftXiaapxov, e-stOT) t^j a:puxcov slSs tr;,; 



csse putemus, scd qncmdam vita; statiim incorpo- 
rcum, qui videri non possit, in quo animam vitam 
degcrc a Scriptura docemur. Alque ctiam aliam 
in narralioneqiiyD ad divitem ctmendiciim pcrtinct, 
ceilam ririnamque discimus seiilcnliam, quc ma- 



Ttap' sautou (27) au[ji9opa;, (^povxioa xtiJv uitsp yfij (; gnam cum iis quK scrutati sunius ct excussiinus, 

a'j-C> xati x6 yivo; Tipoasxttjv (28) ^xstv, xal xoij aflinitatem habet. Facil illum liumanis affectibus 

'Xfjpaxy. sItiiJvxo; [jtr, dTtpovrjr|XOV elvat xtjjv ev aapxl ac pcrturbationibusobnoxium.carnisqiic stiidiosum 

i^divxojv piov (29), dXXi xat' e^ouatav ■itpoxetaOat divitem, poslea(|uam cx sua calainilate se iinn 

auxot; xt;v ex xoij v(5[jiou xa\ xtJov 7tpo9T)xtJJv x-'P' possc expcdiri cl clTiigcrc animadverlil, curam lia- 

ayuytav • Ixt Ttapa[jisvstv TtpoaXfitapoiJvxa x^jv oi- bere eorum qui super terram eum gciicre contin- 

xatov (50), b-Ktix; dv sx xou zapaS(5|ou iitOavJ/v au- gebant; cumque Abraliam iiegassct corum qui iii 

xot- ih xf|puy[ia yivoixo, utii5 ttvo? sx xfliv vexptiJv carne viverent vitam provisionis expcrtcm esse, scd 

dva6sGi(ox6xo; xatayyEXX6;j.svov. abuiidc cis proposilam esse doi trinaiii atquc iiisti- 

iiitionem lcgis ac proiibctarum ; adliiic perscverarc divitem instanlem ac flagitanlcm, iit cx improviso 

ct inc)|iiiiato credibilis eis praidicatio (ierct, qiiic ab aliquo qui cx mortuis revixisset annuntia- 
rrliiv. 

r. T£ ouv, elitov, sv xouxct; £3x't to ooyjjia (31); G. Qua^nam igitur in his, inquam, spntciilia csl? 

— M. 'ETistSr), ^Tjal, toij ^ikv Aajdpou Ttpis xot; Tta- — M. Quoniam, iiiquit, Lazari qiiidem aninia cirr:i 

pouotv 5axoX6j iaxtv f) ({'Uxt], xal TtpS? ouSkv xiov xa- praiscntia occupala cst, et ad nullam carum rcruiii 

xaXecpOivttov Eauxf,v ^Ttfaxpiost, 6 Ss -TiXouaio? oto- quas rcliqiierat sesc couvertit ; ilives auteni, lan- 

vsl (32) t^io xtv! xt) aapxivT) ?(ot; xa't p.exi Odvaxov " quam visco cuidam, cariiali vil;p ctiam post nior- 

£xt -.■;o7ia/stat (33), f,v o'J5k itauad|xsvo; xou Ct;v xa- tem adliuc adlia;ret : qiiam ncc ciim vivere (jiiidcin 

Oaptjj; d-sojaato, dXX' 5xt a'Jx(o Sti tfpovxtSoi; laxlv dcsiisset pcnitiis exucrat, sed adhuc ci cura; caro 

f, aipl xal zb aT[jta (6t' uv yip tou? xotvojvo'jvtaj et sangiiis crat (perhoe cnim quod rogat iit illi qiii 

a'jX(it tou yivou:; e|atpsOf,vat tto\j xax(ov Ssilxat, 6f,- communioiie geiieris eiim conlingcbanl, malis cxi- 

X6; ^axt [if)-;toj xf;^ aapxtxf)? (3i) ixXuOe't; TipoaTta- mercnlur, perspicuum cst qiiod nondum carnali 



(10) AvrTjr alz!a(:. Bouaia;. 
(2(1) '\r'ajiiy/h7crir. \ iii tcxtii dvsXOouaiv ■ 
iiKirgine : dvax^^etai. B ivaaxsOsilat. 

(21) 0!> r/;r. A B omI tfiv. 

(22) 'A.TorE.J£(rfl/]. A dTistsXiaOr). 
(25) Tr)V cv^\ A ti o'jv. 

(24) 'A:tdyet. A dTtdyeiv. 

(2.")) 'EKdifiiiriirjiFlla. A otoajXou.sOa. 

(2C) •E-au. A B i^et. 



(27) /Tftp' iavTOv. A xax' auxov. 

(28) npocTSKTwv. A B 7ipoaTix6vx(ji'/. 
(20) li/or. A x6v ptov. 

(50) Ainfiicr, A 7tXo'Jatov. 
(3n Td dcrjKi. B dclet x6. 
(32) Olcrei. \ B olov. 
(.33) Ilpcaicy/Tni. A ■npoaixsxa!,. 
(34) i^acKiKqr. M aapxivi)?. 



87 



f.lUT.OUII NYSSLNl 



nfTcclu cxsolulMs crai). pci lias, iii(|iiii, iKirraiioiies A ^da^), ix toi^twv, 

rxisrimamus ceiisore Doiniiium (inoil opiiiical cos 

(jui iii caruevivunl, quam inaxiuie secuiuiuni viilii- 

leni vivendo, quodammodo separari el expediri ab 

aireclu carnis, ne posl niorlem alia niorle rursus 

opus liaboamus, qua; reliijiiias carnaiis glutiuis se- 

parct, exccriiat ct cxpurget; sed tanquain viuculis 

circiiui auiinam rupiis, nulla corporea molcslia cam 

aJ sese ailrahente, celer et expeditus ei cursus ad 

bonuni coniingal. Nam si qiiis nicnle carnalis peni- 

lus toliis rcddilus rucrit, el onini aninii motu alqiic 

eiricicniia in voliiniatibiis carnis occupelur, is iicc 

si exlra carneni (|ui(lem evascrit, ab afleclibus ac 

perturbationibus ejus recedit, sed qiiemadmoduui 

illi, qui in foelidioribiis locis diutiiis comniorati 

siinl, ncc si inpiiriim quidem, suavcm et auioenum 

aereiii iransierint, intcgri ac vacui sunt abillo in- 

grato ct injuciindo odore qneni propter diutiirnio- 

rem in eo cominorationem coiitraxerunl : ita ne 

lum quidein, ciim carnalis vita, cum subtili et in- 

visibili commutala fuerit, fieri possit qiiin carnis 

amantes prorsus attrahant aliquid ex gravcoleiitia 

alque foeiore carnali.Undcgravioreis dolor exsislil, 

cum ex Imjusmodi circumslantia anima magis ma- 

leiialis evaserit. \idelur aulem aliquo inodo cum 

bujusmodi opinione concinere atque convcniro, 

qiiod sa^penumero a nonnullis dicitur, conspici vidc- 

licet circa conditoria atque repositoria corporum 

umbratilia qusedam spectra mortuorura. Nam si 



88 

, t(jjv oiTjyriuaxojv liiijjisOa 
TouTo (35) Soyfjia-fs^tv ^iv Kupiov, zh oiEv 5ii \xi- 
/.laTa Tou? Jv aapy.\ fiioTiJovTa?, oix ttj? y.ati lips- 
TTiv Cu)TJ; , 5((opifiaOa( 7:101; xa\ ii7i:o).0Ea0at ttj^ 7rp?i; 
aij-:f,v ri-/^TiO)j, Iva \iixk t?)v Oavaxov [j.ti naXiv ftX- 
).ou OavdTou 6;io(ji£0a, T.i ),= ('.{/ava (5U) tt;? aci.rjy.il)- 
6ou; xo),).T]? (iTioxaOafpovTO.; (37) • iM.i xaOdTrep 
6eT;i.(ov tt;v 4'"Xh^ (^>'^) '^spipiaylvTiov, xoucfo? auTTJ 
xa\ dvsTo.; 6 7ipb; -zh iyaObv ■iht\i:ai 6po[jio;, ou6£- 
[j.ia; auT?<v (50) c(op.aTixr,; i0.yr\S6^ioz (iO) izohi 
JauTrjv d'.p£).xoujr,? (il). 'il; d Tt; Sao; 5t' oXcov 
a7:ojapX(oO£iT) TT) otavofa, 7:dTav ^'^xl? x(vr,jlv ts 
xa"i Ev^pystav ev toT; 0£Xf,piaai ttj; aapxb; daxo- 
).(ov, 6 TOJGUTO? ouO£ Tr,; aapxb; e?o) Ysvijjisvo? Ttiov 



15 X 



y.%-' auTT^v 7:aOr,[xdT(jjv ywpiCeTa;, xaOdT:£p (i2) ol 
:).£ov EvoiaTpitl/avTE; Tot^ 6ua(t)0£aTlpot; t(ov 
■zirMM, ouok £t T.ph^ xbv £i;7:vouv dipa [ji£T£).Oot£v 
xaOapsuouat ttj? dTjSE^a;, t^v 6td t?,? xpovttjjTipa; bj 
auTTJ 6taY(j)Yri; d.\ai[i.iq!).^zo (43) • oiJTco; o'j3k ■Kphi; 
T?)V dT;6fi (44) Y.a\ d6).£UT0V (45) ^tov ■zv^q [j.£Ta6o).r,c 
Y£vo[Jt£vr,? , ^uvaTbv dv di\ Tou; tptXoaipxou; [Jit) 
dtpD.xeaOaf (46) ti 7:dvT(jo? tt[? aapxtxr,? (47) 6us- 
(o6(o?, 61' (Lv (48) 7:),E0V auToT; i] 66'jvt) papuvsTai, 
u),iij6£aTipa; ex TotauTT|; (-49) TiEpiaTdaEOJ? tti; t{'U- 
X^; Ytvo[jiivT)? (50). Aox£t oi 7:to; Tipb; Tota^JTTjv (51) 
UTirSXr^^i/tv auvdoEtv 7tapd Ttvdjv ),£-,-£Tat (5"2), ro),- 
),dxi? ipaaOat Ti? 7:£p\ (53) t'I)V a(o;j.dTcov Oiastc, 
axto£toTJ Ttva tojv xaTotxo:jtiv(ov tfavTdapiaTa. Ei 
yip Toidv Tt (54) yfvETat, outoj; iXiyx^T^at T?,? 'luxTJ? 



revera itafit, argiimentum cslanimam ullramodum -f^ ■Kipa tou 6iovTor YtvopiivT) (55) vijv r.ph^zhv aap- 



nunc in hac vila fuisse erga carnalem vitam affe 
ctara, adco ut ne carne quidcm exirusa planc ab ca 
vclit avolare, neqiie conceiiere ut absoluta ligura 
ad id qiiod conspici iion potest et form;c expcrs 
cst, Iransmiitaiio fiat, sed circa speciem postquam 
spccies dissoluia fuerit etiam nunc mancat, el cum 
jaiii extra cam evaserii, illius desiderio maleri,Te 
locis oberret, circumquc ea vcrsclur atquc va- 
getur. 

G.EgOA-eropaiihilumcommora!us,rcpetilasenlen- 
tia eorum qii.e dicta erant, Vidctur, inquani, milii 
cx iisqii^cmodo dicla sunt, cxsislere qiiiddam con- 
trarinm iis quK de affectibus ac pertiirbationibus 
anlea excussa atque examinata sunt. Nam si ex ea 



xio5t) pfov TtpoaudOEta, to? [iT|8i 4£toa0£taav tt)? 
<sapy.h; xaOapd); auTTjv (50) lOiXeiv d'.p(7:Taa0at (57), 
[jir,5k auYX.wp-'''' 'tV' r.avzzlri ji^nz^ai (58) 7:pb; Tb 
dEt6c; Tou axf,[«.aTo; [jL£Ta7:o(r,atv, d).).i 7:apa[jiiv£tv 
£Tt Ttp EiSEt [JiETd Tb ),uOf)vat Tb eT6o?, xa\ Scto Y£- 
vo|jt£VTiv fjOT) TO'JTOu TttSOtjj Toic TT)? iiXT)? i7ti7:),avdaOat 
T07:ot?, xal 7:sp\ au-oui; dvaaTpicfEaOat. 



r. 'Eyoj oe [jiixpbv £7:taxil)v xa\ dvaXa6(l)v tt)v t(ov 
Etpr,[xivo)V oidvotav, Aox£t p.ot, eTttov, toT; 7:Ep\ 7:a- 
0(Tjv (5'J) 7:po£^T)Taa[j.ivot; dvax'J7:TEtv ex Ttov Etpr)- 
jjtEvtov Tt? JvavTfojaic. Ei y^xp ex tti; 7:pb; Ti dXoYa 
(s^jyyevzioL; lvo[jitaOT) Ti ToiauTa tt); tJ/ux^C £v fni.Xv 



qux cum brutis est cognalione talcs in nobis anim.-c ^ JvspYEiaOai xtvf)[jLaTa, oaa TrpoaXaSdjv (60) 6 X(5yo; 
inotus clfici putanlur, qualcs supcrior cniimcravit d7:T)ptO[if,aaTO, Ou[jti5v ts xal tf6Gov, xat f)00V7]v xal 



(35) Tovro (lclot A. 

(36) Ta .iehji: A to'j Ti XeftJ'. 

(37) 'AsioxaOalpcvTot;. A iuniargine iTTooitaToJv- 
0;. 

("8) Tiiy \^'v/i\v. A B Ti) ■^^yr^. 
(50) Avrir. B a'JTf,v. 

(40) 'A.XYi\S('rc(;. li dxOr,6ovo.;. 

(41) V\sfi,?,;(oO(T?)f. B stfEXxouar).;. 

(42) liaOci.TFf. A 1? dXXd xaOdTrep. 
(45) 'Amiv^arTo. A I! dv£ijii|avTO. 

(44) 'Ai}£ri. A I! d£io9). 

(45) "ACJs.TrcJ'. A. Xettt/jv. 

(46) ' AipLlKf.cOm . A B e-jiXxEaOas. 

(47) lapytxrir. B arpxfvT);. 

(48) J(' <L»-. .\ in marjjicc 5i' ou. 



(•iO) ToiuvTr\c. B tt)? TotauTr,s. 

(50) rircj.iAri}q. A Yevo[jtsvT)i;. 

(51) /TptJC roiavTip'. A 7:pb.; tt)V TotauTTjV. 

(52) "0 ziafiA Tirior .UyfTcci. B. Tb 7:. t. XiY^- 
aOai. A iii inargine Tb 7:o),Xdxi? 7:apd Ttvtov Izyiijj.B- 
vov opaaOat. 

(53) Tac .■tpp/. A B 7:£p"t Td?. 

(54) ToJor Ti. B Tto bvTt YivsTai outu)?. 

(55) l'iro/iini. A Yevo[jiivr). 
(5fi) Avti'ir. B a'JTf;;. 

(57) 'Apl.-rzaa-Oat. A ec(>(7:TaaOat. 

(58) rlrF.aOai. B YeviaOat. 
(50) IlaOwr. A B Ttov 7:aOiov. 
(60) IIfoc.la6wr. A itpoXaCJtJjv. 



fiO 



DEANIMA ET RESliRRECTIONK. 



t::i0u[jn'av, y.al Ti TotauTO • efpTlTat 5i iriv [jiev aYa- A oralio, ir.iin viilclicit ul 'incliim, el ciipi(lil:\lcni, 
OfjVTwv TOWJTtov xpI''^ ipcTiiv elvai, Sii Zk tti? clvoliipUUciii, ciulciaqiiocjusdcm iiKnii.aUiniiliclum 
tcr9a>[jijvr,? Ti)v xaxiav rfveffOai (61)- TtpojeOi^xe cst boniiiii quiilcin lionim iisnm viitulcm csse, 



5k 6 Xoyo; exiiTog Te twv 4XXojv tt^v ■Trp'^; Tiv xax' 
dp;Tr;v {Jiov auvciatfopiv, oTi 5i' (0:2) J-iO'j;i!av {(13) 
i:p?i^ t6v ©siv 4vaYO[J.E0a, oTov Ttva a;tpiv (U-iJ 
xaTtoOev Tipbi aJTiv aveXx^i^ievoi, 6ox:t 7:10;, ^9^,^, 
evavttoujOat v(jh; tJ/V cjy.OTtiv i Xdyog. — M. Ilcjj 
TouTov (G"i) Xeyj';; ^riiJv. — F. "O-t TOt, elTOV, tt)? 



pcr praviiiii vcro vilium cxsislcio : adjccit ilciii 
or;itio ciiin calcrorum ail caiii vitaiii qii.c cuiii vir- 
tiitc traiisigcretur coiitriluitioiiciii ct aJjumftriHiin, 
liiiii qiiotl pcr concupiscciiti;im ad Dciiin lollimur 
:ilquc crigiiniir, vcliili calcna i|ti;i(lam cx inrcriori 
loto siirsiiin :ul cuiii allracti, viilcliir niininim, iii- 



dXoyou Tzi3i\i xivf.^etoj (JieTji Tr]v xaOapitv iv i][j.lv (|ii:un, aliiiun nioilo oralio silii conlraria cssc alqiic 

(iiioa6eoOet'cir);, ojo^ ih eT:tOu[jir,Ttxiv iiivTio; eiTat • proposiio advcrsari. — M. Qiio pacto lioo dicis ? in- 

TouTOu 64 lir) SvTO.; ouo' Sv f) tou xpetTTovo? Syejt; quit magistra. — G. Quoiiiain oniiii ratidnisexpcrle, 

e"r), [jtr^Sevi.; u-oXeffOevTojTi) tj/u/rj TOtouTOU xivT)(Jta- inqiiain, niolu (lost puig:ili(Micii! iii noliis cxi-liiicto, 

Tos, Toij Tip6;TT]v 8pe5'V (GO) tojv ayaOtovlTSYelpov- nc concupiscciidi qiiiilciii vis [irorsiis cril : iiiia dc- 
To,-. — M. 'AXXi Ttpi^TouTo, cj)r,(j\v((J7), Jxetvo 9a[iev, R licieiitc, inisqiiain lioiii dcsidcriuin fiicrit.ctini niil- 

0:; xh OstopriTtxov Te xaV StaxpiTtxiv fStiJv eiTt tou liis cjusiiiodi niolus animae rclicliis sit qui cxcitctad 



Osostoou.; -f\i ^*"/^'» ^~^^ ^■'^^- ■^^ Oeiov Iv toutoi; xa- 
TaXa[i6ivo[;.ev. Et Totvuv eiTS ex Tr)? vuv oTTtaeXsiaj, 
eiTS ex Trj^; (jteti Tauta xaOip-eto; (08) iXsuOepa 
YsvotTO f,(jitv f) <}uxf) ■ZT^i irpi; Ti aXoYa Ttov ■naOiTiv 
GU[i.9uta;, ouSev rpi; tt)V Toij xa),ou Ostopiav b/- 
or:o5;jOir;T£Tat (09). Ti y^P xaX?jV JXxTixiv rto); (70) 
xaTi Tr)v JauTou (71) c^u-tv rravTi; Toij T.fA:; exstvo 
p.e-ovTos. El ouv uiar,? xaxEa? i\ tf-uxr) xaOapeu- 
aetev, ev Ttj) xaXio TrivTio; SjTat. KaXbv 6e t?) iau- 
Toi cfuaet t6 ©stov np?); iJ Sti Trji; xaOapiTr^To? ttjv 

TOjievr). 



.appclilum lioiionim. — M. At advcrsus lior, in(|iiit, 
illiid diiiinus, quod spcciil:indi ac dijiidicaiidi vis 
propria cstcjiis aniiii:i; parlis qinc Dco siiiiilis csl, 
quoniam etiam divinum nuniPii per li;cccoinprclicii- 
diinus. («) Si ergo vcl nunc adliiliita cuia atquedili- 
gciitia.vclpostliacpcrigiiispiirgaliiineinaniina iiostra 
libera fucrit ab ca coiijiiiictioiic qiia ciimiationc ra- 
rentibus airectibuscoaluitatqticconcrcvit,niill3rcad 
boni et hfliiesti conteinplalionem impcdiclnr : boiium 
aniem et honeslum eain vim cx siii iiatura babct, ut 
qtiidqtiid iii illud intueatur, id ad se qiiodaminodo 



atlraliat. Si igitiir aniiiia ab onini viliosilale piira fueiil, iii boiio ct lioiicsto proisiis cril. noiiiini aiilciii 
el bonesliim ex sui natura niimen diviniim csl, cuin qiio pcr piiritalcni aniiiia conjiiiiclioiiciii babiliil, 
qmppc cum proprio cob;crcns atque coalesccns. 

Q 

El ouv TouTo Y^voiTo, ouxiTt ^jTat xps^ot TT)? xaT' Si igitur boc acciderlt, non amplins cupidilatis 

f-tOu[jitav xivf;aeioj, r^ r.phc t'j xaXov (72) f)Ye[io- niotus nptis cril, qiii iioliis pra!cat ac dux sit ad id 
vsuaet. '0 Yip ^v axcjTsi tt)v ^taYoJY^'' ^X'^^. outo? qnod boniini cthoncstum cst : nani (]ui in lcncbris 



bi JntOuijtta ToiJ (ftoTu; SaTaf ci 6e b/ zw tpwTl 
YevoiTO, Tr)v Eitt0u[jttav ixSe^eTai •?) a-(5Xauai;, ■?) 6k 
J^ouata Ti).; i^Xauasio; iipYr)v xa\ 'etoXov tt)V ^ntOu- 
|;.'av spYiCeTat. Ouxouv ouSe^tta Tt? ^TTat Oti toutcov 
J'()(jita r:p?); Tf,v Toij iYaOou (xSTOuatav, ei Totou- 
Ttov (73) f) cjiuxr) xtvr)[xaTtov eXeuOipa yivoizo, rcpb; 
4auTl)v iciXtv e^raveXOoiJaa, xa\ JauTr)v ixpt6(jj; ei- 
oou-a (71), ota Tf) cpuaet eaT\, xal olov ev xaT-j-Tpo) 
xat sixiivi Sti Tou'otxeiou xiXXou; ■nph^ zh ipxeTunov 
pXirrouaa. 'AXrjOto? Y^^P ^"' touto) ^jTtv einetv Tr)v 



viiam dcgit, is luccm dcsideraveril, qtii siin liiceni 
pervenerit, eaqne frui ac potiri cocpcrit, concii- 
piscere atque dcsiderare dciinct. Faciilias cnim 
atque potestas poiicndi atque fruendi vaiiam ct in- 
utileni ctricit cupiditalein. Qiiocirca pcrb:cc iiullum 
delriinentum accidct ad boni participationeni, si 
riirsus ad sese anima revcrsa, acplenc scse noscens 
qua natura pnvdila sit, ct vcliil in spcculo cl inia- 
gine pcr projiriam pulcliriludincm ad priiicipaleui 
respiciens, a talibus moribus libcra fiierit. In lioc 



iizpt6T) T.pbi zh Oeiov elvat 6(i.oitoatv, Iv Ttp (jit(iet- D enim vcrelicet diccre plcnain et absoliitani esse di- 



(01) riyscOat. B YeveaOat. 

(0-2) "Ort Sl\ B xai OTt St'. A oTt xai. 

(05) 'E:iiOv^iar. B eT:iOu[jt!a;. 

(64) Tirh CEipdr. A B Tivt aeipS. 

(Ii5) llCiQ TcvTcy. A ■^zCiQ touto. 

(00) "Ofs^ir. B 8pe?iv XiYto. 

(07) <I'i\clr. A cfr,3lv f) otSiaxaXo;. 



(68) KaOdpcEioQ. A in niargine 7:upojasto;. 

(00) 'Era:toSicOi\csriu. A B e[Jt-ootaOf)aeTat. 

(70) 'EAxTiKcy :7ojr. A addil iaTi. 

(71) 'EavTcu. B auTou. 

(li) npvt: Td xa.h'y. A ct B addiint f,;j:tv. 

(73) TciovTdjy scqiiitiir in A Tcijv. 

(74) EiScvca. A B iSouaa. A in marginc eiouia. 



(n) ^xc.hcr. A'c dc omiiihus hoc cum di.xis&e exi- 
stimes, sed rie illis iti (luibns parviv quivdnm vilio- 
S(U vilic (ueyiiit relii]uia\ ijuiv propter infiniiilnlcin 
carnis vcnia dirjmv sinl .' a quo aniinas purtjari ail : 
qnemadmodum clinm alii ijuidam l'atrcs (cnsent : 
in quibus cst eliam Dionijsius Areopaqita. Ilem 
Diadoclius Vhoticiv episcopus.i^isicniin id inlclle.rcri- 
mus, ct cninUnis aliis docloribus, et sibi ipsi co'Uia- 



ria riiccnlem ostendcmns. Dicebnl cniin antc hivc in- 
vium cl inaccessum peccaloribus essc btinorum usum 
frnclum, alquc eliam cuin divinis Virbis pugnarc de- 
inonslrabitnr , qntbus osteutlilnr illorum pivnatn jine 
carere. Eril iijilur percaloribus eorum bnn^ruin. qiiir 
juslis rccondila snnt usus fruclus, crpcrtibus aboli!is 
viiiositalc dcsidcriutn boni, Mcmento supra (liclo- 
ruin. 



9i 



S. f.REGORll NYSSKM 



92 



vini miininis siniilittidincm, ncnipe si aninia noslra A aOa[ rao; tt)v ii^xzxipTj ^^wtjv (75) Tr]v inrjpxjiiJi^vrv 



qiKnIainnioilosnpcrani iciiiinque universarum pne- 
sulein natiiram iiiiitclnr. Nain naliira (|na! supeiat 
onincin inlcUccliiin, prociil ab iis qii;c in nobis 
ccrniinliir sila, alio qiioitiiinniodo stiain c\igit vi- 
laiii, ct iion qiicmadiiioiltini nosnunc, diim viviinus, 
aginins. Naiii lioiiiiiies qiiidein propterea qiiod 
prorsiis in niolu scnipe:' natiira csl, qiioctinquc iin- 
pcttis voltiiUalis iiu linavcrit, illo rapitimr : ctim 
111)11 siiiiilitcr aiiiinaabanlcriore stii parlc, tit aliquis 
(li\cril, alqnc a poslcrioie alTccla sit. (a) Nain spcs 
qtiiJcm prsccdit niotttm, qni iiUci itis tciidit atqtie 
pro;;rcdiliir ; incnioria vcroexcipil aiquc stiliscqni- 
tnr tiuilum i.d spcin progrcilicnlem, ac si qiiidcin 
ad id qiiod nattiia boniim et lioiicslum cst spcs 



oucriav (7G). 'H yi.p iTOpdvto iravTb; vo:f][jiaio; tpOtJt; 
■K6l/fj(ii Twv b/ :f]|jirv Ociopou[ji.£vuv dyiSpuiJtEvq, &X\(f 
Ttv\ Tpi-ii) TfjV tofav k^rj^zCii Ct^Tiv, y.a\ ou xaOw; 
i]lizJi vOv ev Tio J?|V (77) ia\i.f<j. "AvOptoTtot [jtkv Yotp, 
oii ih i.z\ uavTOj? Iv xtvfi<ict tt)V tpuatv eivat (78), 
xaOaTTcp (79) av ^ 6p[JtT] Tr;? Trpoatpijsu? Y'"''^i^<^'i 
xaT' Jxotvo (fzpiii.z(ia., o\iy_ diAofo); ttj? 't'^'/.^!? xolzx 
ih IjjL-poiOtv auTT;j (80), loj av £i'7ro£ Tt?, xa\ zh 
i-t7(o Stay.stiJtivrjS. 'E),ti\^ p.£v ydip xaOr,-CEtTat Tr,; 
er\ Ti TTpdaio xtvfjscioj, (jivti[atj 6k Siyztixi (81) Trpij 
TT]v JXiiEoa Trpotoujav ttjv xfvTictv • dXX' zl y.lv Tcpb; 
t!) cpOast xaVjv :?] JXrl? tt;v <\i\iyT^-'/ &y'j'., cpaiSpiv Jv- 
ari[iatv£Tai t^ ti"'ri[jfr| xh Ixvoj :?) t^; itpoatpisEoj; 
x!vT)(jt; • et 6k 6ta'|£uaOEtr) tou xpEtTTovof , etStoXt;) 



animain diicat, jucundum qnasi vesligium niemo- B xtvV xaXou,(82) iTopaaotpttja^Jilvr,? tt)v '{'Uxt;v tt); 



rise iinpriniil niotus voliiiitatis : sin aiiiem ab eo 
qiiod iiicrHis el pr;cslabiliiis est abcrralum ct olTcn- 
siim fuiril, cum simnlacro quoilam piilcliriludinis 
spes aniinam dcceperit ac frustra (uerit qtiaj rem 
actam consccuta fuerit recordatio, piidor cniciiur. 
Atqttc ila bclliiin boc intcstinmn in aniina conna- 
Itir, mcmoria adverstts spem ptigiianle, qnoil nialc 
voliinlati pra;ierit. Nam ejiisniodi qiicmdain aniiiii 
scnsum aperte indicat allectus pudoris, cum pieni- 



V/.TzlSoq, f; EiraxoXouOouia (83) TOt; •(iwii.imiq ['■'^^l'''] 
aiaxuvT) ifiviTat. Ka't e^jiyuXto; (81) outo; 6 ti61z- 
[Ao; cV TT) (}'Uxr) ouvtiTaTat, [jtaxo[Ji£vr); tt) JX~t5t 
Tr,; p.vr;[JiT;;, il); xaxto; xa6T]YT;7a[ji£vT;; T^; Ttpoai- 
piictij;. TotouTov Y<ip t'va voOv Jpp.r,v3ust uatfwf 
Tb xaT' atTxuvT;v TiaOo;, oTav 6dxvT)Tat ■^tpi; 'zh 
otTroSiv t; t^u/T;, oTiv Ttvt y.&7z:yi Tf, [jiSTa[t£X£;a xaO- 
a— ofjiivT) tt;; dSouXrjTou 6p[jtr);, xal si; cu[jt[jtax'-av 
xaTi tou XuitoOvTo; JtpsXxo^jtivT) Tf,v Xf|Or)v. 



teutia tanqiiam llagello quodam inconsultum ac lenierarium impetuni perstringens ct incessens , ani- 
nia mordelur propler eventuni, cl in auxiliuin adversus id quod angit et oCfendil oblivionem 
asciscit. 



Scd nobis quidem proptcrea quod boni cgona C 
cst natura, seinper fcriiir alque coutendit ad id 
quod deesl, ac desiderium ejits quod delicit, ipse 
iiaitira; noslrx concitpiscendi allectus cst, (itii vel 
alicrrat proplcr sinislrum judicium ab eo qiiod vere 
bonum ct lioncslum esl, vcl cliain conseiiuilnr et 
adipiscitur id ([uo poliri boiiuin cst. At ca quo! 
superat oiiiiiem boiiam cogitationem naliira, qit;e- 
que suiicr omucm poienliam cmiiicl, ut iiu;e niil- 



'AXX' •(^[jitv II.ZV, 8ti xh TtT^oxTjv (8J>) s^'^*' tou xi- 
XoO, ■?) (pu3t; dsl Ttpb; ih ivSiov IsTat (8G), xal ■/) toO 
XctTtovTo; (87) I^EtJt; auTr) ^atw f) e^tOu(;.r)Tixf; tt;; 
(pui£(o; ■r)[Jitov oidOeit;, V)toi atpaXXo[)t£v() St' dxptiiav 
ToO ovTo; (88) xaXoO, r^ xa\ tuyx^^'^''"''* ^u Tuxetv (89) 
dyaOov. 'H Sl u-epixousa itaiav dyaOr^v Ivvotav 
tpuat;, xal itdJT); uTt£pX£t[jt£VT) ouvd[jt£to;, dre [jtT,6£- 
vfi; £v8£to; 'iyo\iaa tojv Ttpb; t6 dYaOiv voou[xiv(ov, 
auTT) (90) T(ov d-^^aOoJv ouaa xh TtXf;poj[j.a, o^JSo xa^d 



(75) Zojj/r. X B tl^uxfjv. 

(76) Ovaiar. A in iuargine ^uitv. 

(77) 'Cr 7(7) ti])". n £v Tr; Cojj). 

(78) <l>iicir drai. Aiiiserit dxt'vr,To; ydp esttv 6 
ivOptoTttvo; voO;, xaOditsp. 

(711) KaOd.infi. UxaO'oT:£p. 

(80) AiTflc- " 'auTr,;. (';eternm ad li;vcvciba : 
^■>x6[io:(o;Tf;;'.I'UXTi; xaTi T^ £;jt7tpoi');v, li;cc in cabe 
coJicis A inter iiiitas lcgnnttir : Mr; £7t't-ivT(^iv touto 
V'.f)3f,; a-j-bv £:pr,xivat, dXX' i-;t'ex£iv(ov, £v o:; [jtizpd 
TtvaTf,; e.ajtaO^-rj; fto^r,; r; via X£t;j.;jta_Ta, 5:d Tf;v 
(7apxtxr;v diOivetav (Ju-(".-vt'j(j.r,; d;ia, tov xaOaip:- 
oOat Td; i}uxd; vr,3t, xaOi xat aXXoi; Tti^t Ttov ITa- 
Tip^ov 6oxet, u)v xa't Aiovjjto; o 'Ap^ortaYtTr,;, xa"t 
Atdoox'-^; 6 "l^toTixf,; iTtijxorti; esttv. Ei jdp (if) 
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■cfjv T(ov dYaO("jv d7t(5Aau3iv, xa'i Tot; Oeioi; oe (ij;[jaot 
lj.a-/''j\i.z^irj- dTto-pavOr), dTtipavtov £lvat TO^JTOt; Tf;v 



y.6'>.as'.'i d7to-patv'jp.£vo;."KaTat youv toT; d[j.apTioXot;, 
dtpavtaO^isr,; Tr,; xaxia;, toO dyaOoO f; e-psit;, tt); 



T(i)v dTtoxetjjiivoJv toT; 6txaiot; dYaOiov dttoXauaeu); 
au.zz6/rji:; ■ [j:i(jivr;cJo Ttov ipirtpoaOev. 

' (81)' Ssxszui. A B 5ta5i/£Tat. In calce A scliolioii 
lcgitiir istud : (ip:ot(o[jLaTt xa^ oO xat' dXf;0£iav i5vTi. 

(H^2) Ka.lou. A B xdXXou;. 

(85) "EjiuxoJcvOovcra. A in margine irtaxoXou- 
D Of;aacja. 

(81) Kal iiiyv.Uoc, elc. Ka\ oiJTto; 4 e[jttpuX;o; 
ouTo; TtiX. Ad li;vc vcrba in calcc codicis A ista lc- 
gis : Mi[jitpsTat y.).'i f; [Jtvf;p.r; Tf,v iXrtioa k-nX Tot; 
dva'Aoyi3[jtoi^; Ttov 7ts7tpaY[j.iv(ov f; 5c iX7t\; Tf,v drtd- 
TT)v £t; drtoXoyiav TtpoGdXX^Tai, u7t6 toO cpatvop.£voj 
xaXoO (jo-,ptjO£taa, xa'i xaT' dXfjO^tav aiizh izpozXo- 

(livT). 

(85) lIr(oyj\r. \ B TtTOJxf;. 
(81!) "If.rai. Bt'3Tatat. 
(S7) AtiXL:rTo<;. B XoiTtovTo; [sicj. 
(SS) "Orzoi;. \6'iz(o^. 
(N'.l) Tv/_sir. A pra;ligil xat. 
(90) \vti\. B auTf;. A in tcxlu a^OTf;, in marginc 
auTo. 



(a) }:-/i.lior. lirprchexitil el incvsat wcmoria qui- ah co qnod l<(mum el hoiicalum npparcret 'lccepla sil, 
ilem spcm pcr rcpnliitioiicm cl ii'>,limiilioncm aclorum : iilquc pro co quvil vcrc lionum c.(f clcijcril. 
Sfies autcm friiudeni ad dc{cii^ioncm producil, ut ijuiv 



05 DE ANIMA ET RESUHnKCTlO.NE. ,H, 

jji£TOxi;v xa).ou Ttvo; iv Tw xaX(j xivoujiivT) (91), o).X' A lius iiidigeat eaniiii leniin qiia; circa boiniii: ei 

IionvsUiiii iiitelligiinliii', ciiin ipsa sil iKiMoiuni |jIu- 



■ auiT) oj ja f) ToO xaXou cpuai?, 3 t! itors xal eTvai x6 
xiXbv 4 vov; O-OTiOi-at, oute ttjv tXiiianxrjv xcvr,3iv 
Jv iauTT) o^x^"^'- nf/6; yip tJi [ji^ nap^jv t) iX7:\s 
^vr/jYTjTav (02) [jiovov. "0 Si. t/v. ti;, t; xa\£X:t:^it; 
tfr.olv 6 'ATrdTcoXo; (93). OCtc t?,? [JtvT)[jiovjUTtxTi? 
JVcpYcfaj Trpb^ ti]V twv iivTiov i7:t3Tiijjir,v iirtSsij; 
JjTf lh YJip SXsTCijJtCVOV TOU [JtVT)|JtOVEuOTlVat (94^ oux 
ertoisTat. 



nilinlo, iie(|iic taiii|iiaiii paiticcps aliciijiis lioiii d 
lioiicsti iii lioiio vciscliir, scd ipsa sil ijisiiis lioiii 
ct lioiicsli iialiira (iiiiodcuiKiue laiideni ctiaiii bo- 
iiiiiii ct lioiiesiiiiii csse mens ponit),iieqii(> spcrandi 
nioliiiii iii scse adiiiiltit (spos ciiiiii ad id qiiod iioii 
adest diiiita\at adliibcliir, qiiod aiilciii (|uis lialict 
cui- cliaiii spcrct ? iiKpiit diviiiiis A|iosloUis),iic(iiio 



reniiiiisccndi ac recordandi cliiciciitia ad reiuiu scientiam opus liabct. Quod eniin videtur recoi- 
d.ilioiie noii indiget. 

'En£\ (Oo) oi (OC) ojv TtavTb^ diYaOou l-ix£tva f) Qiioniam igilur divina natiira siipra oiiiiic bo- 

Oiia 9'Jjij, ih Sl aya06v dvaOo'j ^iXov ■::avT(.jc, 5ii num est, ac bono bomiiii prorsiis aiiiiciim csl, 
TOUTO ev JauTT) (97) pXiTtouja, xaX o ^/st OiXst, xai .> idtJrco cum scipsam iiiluctur, el qiiod liabct viilt. 



6 OiX£t !/£!, ouSkv Tijjv I^ojO^v £t; £auTT)v 5£xo[.t.ivr,, 
gjd) Sk «'JTr,; o'JOcV, oTt |X7) f) xaxia [Jt(5vT) , %'i-i , et 
vav (08) Tiapioo^ov ei7t£tv, £v t(o (jtT) elvat xb ^Tvai 
EX't ■ o'j yip SXXt) Tij ^(iTt xa\ xaxta^ (fl9)"£V£7t?, 
£t (IT) TOU 5VT05 (99') UTipriJtj. Ti S\ xupfcoj 8v T) 
Tou (iyaOou t^ujt; EUTtv. "0 0'jv £V T(o ovTt oux eciTtv, 
ev iCo [J.T) elvat 7:ivT(o; £st!v. ('E7t£i5iv ouv xa\ f) 
cJ,uxT) TtivTa Ti 7:otxtXa t^; <j'Jzs.uii (i7:oax£uaja;xi-jTi 
xtvr][jiaTa 6£0£i5t); y^'''''^^' {')> 5^*^ uTt£p6aoa ti)V 
£;:i0u[jitav kv ixstvio fj, Tipi? 3 U7:b tt).; £7:tOu[Jtfai 
Ti(o; uTffipETO (2), 0'JxiT; Tivi_ (5) cjyoXT^v 6t3(ucTiv £V 
iauTT), o'Jt£ TT) iXTiiot, o'jT£ TT) (i) [Jtvf;iiri , ■A yip (;>) 
EX7:i^ii[ji£vov ex''' ^ ^' C^) '^^P^ '^V ii^cSXauitv Ttijv 



ct qiiod vult liabet, iiiliil cxtcriiiiiii iii scsc ad- 
niillens. Exlra caiu autcm iiiliil pi':vtcrquaiii soU 
viliositas est, qiia;, etsi diclu absuidiim et a vulgaii 
opinionc alicnuiu est, in eo i|uod iion cst, suiiin 
cssc liabct. Non cniin ulla alia gcneratio vitiosilas 
est, qiiaiii cjus quod est privatio (a). Quoii aiitciii 
propric cst, boni natiira cst. Qiiod igitur iii cntc 
non cst, in co quod non est prorsiis cst. Posiqiiam 
igitiir aiiima quoque, scgregatis oniiiibus variLs 
naturx iiiotibiis, Ueo siniilis eUccta fucril, alque 
supcrata eiipiditale iii illo (ucril, ad quod oliiii 
a ciipiditate crigcbatur ct inciiabatur non ainplius 
consistendi locuiii iii scse dal, neque spei, iicqiic 



dYaOdiv iJx^Xia tt)v [jtvf;[jtrjV lxxpo'j£t tt)? 6tavota?'j recordationi , naiii quod (iiiidem spcrabatur liabet; 
7.a\ ouTO) Tr,v uTrspixouaav [jtt[jt£t-at ^ojt)v toi; iSitb- q occupalione autcm fiucndoium boiiorum nicnio- 



[xast TT); Osia? ^ujsoj; e[j.;jtopcj;(jjO£tia, tLi; [irfiz'/ 
UTtoXetcfOrivat Tcjjv aXXojv a'JTTJ, 7tX7)v tt); dyaT^TiTtx'?]? 
6ta6ij£Oj;, tfuatxcijj iC> xaXtTj 7tpoT9uo[jiivT)?. To'jto 
yip JsTtv f) dyi^tr) , i\ T.oh^ xh xaTaO'j(jttov £v6tiO£- 
To; axiJt;. "OTav 0'jv f; d^tXr) (7) xa\ [j.ovo£t5T); xa\ 
dxpiSoJ; 0£O£ix£Xo; (8) -f) 'yuxr) ytvojj.ivT) (9) EupotTO 
dXriOtlic dTtXouv t£ xat d'jXov ayadh^j, exetvo t6 [icSvov 
Toiov Tt (10) dyaTtTiTiv xa\ epij[iiov TtpofftpusTat te 
a'JTtp xa\ svvavaxipvaTat (11) Oti tt); dYa7tr,TTi; 
xtvf,i£to; T£ xa\ ev£p7£i'a;, Tzphi zh d£\ xaTaXa[ji6a- 
v5iJtev3v T£ xa\ £upiJxO|A£vov iauTr|v [jtopcfousa" xa\ 



riam a niente removct ac niissam facit ; atquc ila 
vitam superam et cxcelsam , informata diviDie 
naturae proprictatibiis iiiiilalur, adco iit iiihil aliud 
ei relinquatur prietcri|iiam dilcctionis aircctiis, qiii 
iialiiralilcr ei quod honum ct boncstum cst 
adbarct. Id enim dilcclio est, aiiinio, videliccl, 
insitiis habilus ct adectus ad id quod placcl atqiie 
cordi est. Cum igitur simplex et iiniformis ac plane 
similis Deo anima facta, nacta fucrit illud vcre 
simplex ct iiiaterise dolique expeis bonuiii, quoil 
soluin revera dignuiii quod diligaluret aiiiabile esl, 



(01) Kirrvith-y}. A B yivojj.ivT). 

(92) 'Evi]pYitTai. A B iVEpyeiTai. 

(93) 'A.TtJcrjo.Jof. S. prieiiiitlit 0£to?. 

(94) }h'i}jiorsvOrti-fn. A B p.vr,piov£'J£30at. 
(0-')) 'Eriel. .\ iu margine e7t£t07) ojv, 

(9G) M dclct B. 

(97) '/•> iavTri. A B iauTi^v. 

(98) Ef xih-. Ei dclet B. C.-eteriim ad verba, riTi;, 
Et xa\ Ttapiio^ov Ei7:£tv, iii calce coiiicis .\ isla legas: 
Etit Ttva , a;:£p oi E^tj (pas\v £v Tto YtvejOai E/eiv 'h 
Elvat, 0'jx iv Tto YEYovivat, (oiTtep tt;v axiiv T(ov (Tto- 
(j.iTtov. AiJTT) yip X'->p'-'y^>daa. tt); 7:otO'JrT)g aiTtac, 
iyavf); -j-ivETat, 0'j xaOizEp ai o'Jtii'at xa\ tiTjv 7:ot- 
0'JVTtov aiTftov xcoptjOivttov [j.ivou3t ■ ToiauTT) xa\ f) 
xaxfa £V T(o yfyvjjOat xa\ 7:piTT£iOa; [Jiivov Ixet t^ 
etvat, oTtEo Ta'jTCiv ecjti t(o p.T) Elvat. 



(00) Kai xc/jtiar. Kaf delet A et B. 

(99") Tvv oi-Tci;. A f) TO'j 3vTo;. 

(1) rin-jai. B Y£yivT;Tai. 

(2) 'Tai]i:8T(i. B cTtflpETO. 

(5) r/raB delet. 
(i) 7";]... ri/. dclct B. 
(.■;) 7'.'> rd(:. B -Jj [j.kv Yicj. 

(d) '// t.L A TT) 6i. 

(7) '// an.l?i. '\\ (lelct A cl B. 

(8) 'AxjAouir ilHvsixs.loq. Iii calco codicis A 
annolatio legcbatiir : KaO' o[jioi(oiiv orjXovott 
lJtETOxf;v, 0'j xaT' o'jcifav Ytvo[j.ivT). 

(9) rn-rjdvi]. A ct B y£vo,a£vr,. 

(10) TcloV Tl,. D TtO OVTt. 

(11) i^vraraxipFuzai. A B suvavaxipvaTat. 



Ii;ce 
xa\ 



(«) Ixd.lioT. Suiil nonmilla ijuw dicnnlur ab non skut subslrniliii; rcmotls etinm cansis effici:'ii' 

exlcniis, in eo qunit fuinl esf.cnfuiin liahcre , nun libus mancnt. Tain cliain ritiu.<.itas in co iiu,„l 

iii co qund [acla sinl ; ijucmadmodum iimbram cor- fii et aifilur danla.vat ess>llt}am liabct, qnod idcm 

yorum. Iltvc cniin reinola cniisa tlficicnle evaiicscil, cum co est quud non csl. 



B9 



S. GUEGOUIl iNYSSENl 



96 



cuin mlh^urct cidcin, liiiii iiiia CDiiiinisccliir alqiie \ toZ-o -(•.•joy.lvri 6ii tri; toj ayaOoj 6\).oi6'zr\zrj^,o~zp 



conteiiiperaliir, pcr diloctioiiis inoluin cl aciio- 
neiii, aei id iiuod spinpcr el coiii|)rolicii(lilur el 
iiiveiiilur sese foriiiaiis, alquc id por siniilitudi- 
noiii bniii evadoiis qiiod ojiis quud parlicipaliir 
alqtie porcipitiir, naliira est : ciiiii autcin in illo 
Ciipidilas noii sil, pioplcroa quod nnc ullius qiii- 
dein lioni dorocliis in co sit, coiiscquens fiicril, 



il loij [jL£T£xo[ji,£vou cpuTt; eaiiv, £T:iOj[Jiia; (12) ev 
£X£ivq) ;j.T) o!j3r,; 5'.i x?» jj.r,6c tivo; tiIiv iYaO'Jiv cv- 
6£iav iv auTw ilvat, dxdXouOov av eTt] xa\ tt]v 4"^X'1^ 
iv Tw iiv£vS££; •('■'^'^'M'''^^'' (13) £x6'i),),£cv a'p' ^auTr,; 
5!a'i Tr;v £:r'.Ou[jLT)Ttxr;v x!vr,T!v t£ xa\ S'.aO£Tcv, TJ (li) 
TdT£ flvsTai (j.iivov, oTav (1,">) [ir] "aprj t^ tioOo^j- 

(;C£V0V. 



eiiaiii aiiiiiiain, cum eo cvaserit, nbi roi niillius cgcsias est , ex scse ojicoic quoqiic ooncnpisccndi 
moliini ai'|iio afleoUiin, qui tiiiic duulaxLil exsislit, cuin noii adluorit id (|uod dosidoraliir. 



Talis aniein doclriiuv atijiie scnlcntiie divinus 
quoqiic nubis .'\poslolus auclor est. Cum eiiiin 
oniiiiuMi reruni qiiaruin nunc in iiobis boni qiio- 
qiie caiisa sliidia vigoiit aboritionem ct qiiicleui 
qiiaiiuhiMi alque sodalioiiein ct finoin ruluruiii antc; 



ToO ok Tou ToioJTou 5oY[JiaToc xa\ 6 0£co; 'A-<5crTo- 
5,0,; :fi;jLcv xaOr,YT; jaTO , iravTtov Ttjv vuv £v f|'jicv xal 
ir\ Tiu xpitTTov. a-ou5aCo;jc^V(i)v TrauXdv Tcva xac 
xaTaSToXfjV TzpOT.yydXoL; , [jcjvr;? oi (IC) Tr,; dydzri; 
oux £up(ijv (17) T?iv5pov. npO'yr,T£cat y^p, c?r,j\, xit- 



dcniiniiassot, soliiis dileotionis ct cbaritatis ler- B ocpyTjOriJovTac , xal ■yvcujscc (18) Tra^JiovTac ■?; 6k 



niiniiin iion iiivciiit. Nain proplietix abolebunliir, 
iiiqiiii, ot cognitioncs et scientiie quicsccnt, et 
Cneni liabcliiint ; cliarilas autcin ac dilectio nuii- 
quain excidit. Qtiod perinde cst ac si dixisscl, 
Seinper eadein esl;quin eliani cuni lidoin ct spcni 
nna ciini cliaritalc atiiue dilcotionc perinaiicrc di- 



dyi:rr; cJSi ttot£ r.iTzzv. ;19)' 6n£p taov isTt t(J) d£t 
(bjauT()j; t/^BVi- dXXi xaV TiIaTtv xa.\ iXTttSa suni:»- 
papc£[jt£vr,xivac (20) tt; dYd-T; XeYcov, rrdXcv xa\ Tot;- 
T(ov auTrjV u-£pTcOr,acv £ix(JT(i>^. 'U yip eXt:;,; i^-XP' 
£X£cvou xcv£CTai, 'itoi dv [x^i 7cap£i'ri (21) tcIiv LXt.i^o- 
[jciviov dTioXauacj, xa'c •^ •jtcttcs (22) (jJiaiJTO)? £p£tT[Jia 



eerol, rursus eaiii cliaiu illis prajfort atqiie pr;e- xr,? Ttjjv iXncJoixivcov d5r,Xia5 ycv£Tat. Outcjo ykp 



poiiit, iicque iiijiiria. Nain spcs interini inovetiir, 
dum iion liool fiui atqiic potiri iis robus qinc 
sperantur. El ilidcm fides suslcnlaculuin ae fii- 
inainciitiim cst iiiccrtitudiiiis cartini reruiii quaj 
sporauliir. Nain cl ita eaui dcfinivit, cuin diceret : 
V.il auloiu fid«^s roniiii, iinx sporautur, siibslanlia. 
Cuiii auUiii voncrit id quod speratiir, aliis oiiiuibus 



a'jTTiv xal tbpijaTO XEytov "Ejtc 5k -TifaTc? iXzcJo- 
[).£v(ov u-iircaacs. 'Er^cSiv ol £XOir; t5 k\7!u6ii.t\)QV, 
Tiov SXXtov £'JTr,p£[jc5vT(ov (23) rdvTtov, i^ xaTi tt;v 
dYdirnv £vipy£ca (21) [tivei, ih S'.y.5t)ifj^^wj auTf,v 
0'j;( Eupcjxoujav (25). \ih xa\ ■TcpoT£p£iJ£t Tcov te 
xaT' dp£TT;v xaTopOou[jciv(ov d~ivTtov, xa't Ttov toO 
v6[jcou ::apayY£X[jciTtov. Et o'jv h.-\ tout6 ttot^ ih zi- 



qiiiesceiitibiis, (barilalis ac dileclioiiis efiicionlia Xo; 90ij£t£v i] tl^uxT;, dvEvSEtj)? '£^£1 twv aXX(ov, dlte 
niar.cl, qiiippo ciim iiuii invoiiiat quod eain ex- ot; to'j T:Xr,,o(i);jcaTO,; Tr^pcS^SpaYtiivr; t(ov 6vt(ov, xa\ 
cipiat ct in locuiii cjus sucocdat. Quaiuobiem ctiam Soxec (26) pL^ivr; tto); a^JTr;; (27) Tr,s Otia^ [caxapci- 



uiiivcrsarum aelioiiiim qiue cum viitiile porficiiiii- 
liir atiiiic ctiain lcgis pra'coptoriiiii principaliim 
leiiet. Si igitur ad bunc fiuem alii|Haiido aniiua 
pervcneiil, aliariiin roruin iion oril rgoun, qiiipiic 
rcriiin nimiriiin univcrsariiin ploiiiuidiiiom coiu- 
plexa, per quain solani quodammodo ipsiiis divinae 
bealitudinis in sese conscrvarc iiisigiie videliir. 
Nain el vita siipera; naturae cbarilas aique di- 



Tr,To; £v auTr; (28) soj^f.v Tbv xotpaxTfipa."!! t£ yip 
Ccor; tt;^ av(o tfJtiEto; dydTrr; ioTlv, kntiSri xh xa),')V 
dya-r;Tiv (29) TrdvTto; EcvVc (50) TOt; yivtoaxouac- yt- 
vtoTXEt 5c a'JT6 (51) ~h 0£tov ■?] Se yvtoat; dyd-Ti yc- 
VETac. l:h t6 ("2) xaXiiv iiTt tt; tfuiEC t6 ycvtoGXO- 
(jcEvov, Tou 6's dXT,0to? (55) xa/,o'j 6 u6pcaTr;; ou Tipos- 
d-T£Tac xopo^ ('-i)' x5pou 6£ tt]V dya-r,Ttxr;v r.phq 
t6 xaX6v a/iatv (53) ou ocaxorrTOVTO? , d£'t i\ fidaL 



lectio est, (luoniam i[uod boiiiim cl liO'iostii'ii est, s<j^ti ot' dyi-r,; £v£pyT;0Tia£Tat, -i^, xaXr] te xaTi cpij- 



(12) 'EjiiOvtt/ri(:. A B £7:c0u;jtta; 6i. 

(15) rirciiiyt\y. B Y£vo[ji£vr,v. 

(li) "a. B^;. 

(15) "Ozuy. A ot' dv. 

(Hi) \(: dolel A. 

(17) Evfwr. A in niargine eups, 

(18) rrwCF.ir. B yXibsaat. 
(10) ni.ireiJx Bix-c-TEc. 

(2(1) l^ujcitipdjii^iierriKirai.. A iii niargine auv- 
O£0pa;j.T,x£-;ai. 

|21) lliipsiri. A B r.api; -fi. 

(22) l\al i\ .T.iczu;. jViI luec vcrba in calco co- 
dicis A isia lc^ebaiilnr, "Oti raiat tt;; '^•jyr,i at 
Tcpo; TO xpiilTTov ivipYEcat 7:a'JaovTaf iXr:^^, i:pt-'.^, 
|ivr,(jcri, xal oaat Toca'jTac, t:/t;v t?,; dyaT:r,Tcxf;; xc- 
vr,a£oj;. 

(25) Evztifejcdrzojr. A in tcxtu dTp£,ao'jvTOJv, in 
niarginc ■r,p£[jco'JvTO)V. 

(21) 'Erijj-j-Kia. B Jvipyetav. 

(23) Evplcmcwar. A B c^jpijxouaa. 



I (2')) /iV») fcKF?. .\ in marginc xa\ a. 

(27) Ai''r)]r. A iu iiiargiuo :iu:f;. B auTr,. 

(28) 'Er avTij. A B iv iauTr;. 

(29) '.\~i'n.7i}zcr. B dya-r^T^iv iaTi. 
(501 ndrzior iczi. 'EaTi dolcl B. 

(51) .\iiro'. B Ea'jT6. 

(52) J«5 z6. B 5ii5Tt. Ad verb:i ocjTt xaX-sv laTt in 
caloc oodiois i\ li;cc nolaiitiir : "Oti x^ipov o-Jx £/£i f; 
•7:p6; t6v ©eov tcTiv dyitov dyaTtrTcxr; a/iai^. Aripo,; 
ouviaTcvi 7:ap' 'Opcyivou; dva7:/,aaO£'c? tcov vo(ov xi- 
po;, xa\ f| £X T0'JT0U xaTdTTTfoat; a'jTtov xa\ dvixXriati, 
iy' ou t6 7:oXuOp'JX),r,Tov Siy^ia irfi T(bv cj/u/ibv r.po- 
u7:ap|£(JJi T£ xa't a7:oxaTaaTia£to; daTdT(i) ^opa 7:£pc- 
(pEpoixivwv xaTaaxiui^Ec Ti 'EXXT;vixi piuOE^JjjaTa tt; 
ixx"/,r,acaaTcxT; dXr,0£ia (b; xaxtbv T^aaTiyxiTCTiXo; 
7:p07;j.'3ai arouoi-a;. 

(55) ''X.h\OC>(: . B iXriOou;. 

(54) Ov :Tfccd.tzEzaix. B x^Jpo; o'j T:,oo7d7:T£Tac. 
(5.5) Ilfdi; zd xa.Wr cyicir. B r/iw r.ph^ t6 
xaX^iv. 



97 RK AMMA ET RKSURUrCTIONr:. 98 

acv cat\, xa\ 6.'ici.'^{zrA{l>i T.^hi tl xa),4v Jx (fuasto; A prorsiis al) iis qiii id fogiiosoiiiil ililoctionc di- 
iyt:, xa\ opov (5C) ttj^ xaxi t7]V dY''""!^ tvspYeia? giHim lialieliir : cogiioscitiir aiitciii iil nuniiiie 
oCix Ixei , £~2'S75 ouok Toij xa).ou ti nipa? xaTaXaiJi- divino; notitia vcro in dilci lioiiciii coiivcilitiir, 
Civstat, io; ouvaTOXfii-civ T(p TrepaTt tou xa).oO Tr;v jtropterca qiiod naliira lionmii cl lioiicstiini csl 
diYdiiTiv • (ji6vto yap Ty (57) ivavTfio ■zh xa).iv 7t:pa- id quod cognosciliir ; id aulcni qiiod vcre 
TiouTai • ou 6b (58) Vj tfUTtj dtv£Ti!o;xT(i; lazi toO lionuin ct lioiicstiiii) cst, a |'i'tiilaiili alque pio- 
/cipovo?, i:pi; tJ aT»pavT(5v xs xa\ (i(ipiiTov tJ/ iya- terva satictato iioii auiiigiliir. rorro satictale di- 
Oiv ■KrjozXzudz.zni (59). lcctioiiis' lialiitiiiii cl ancctuiii ad id (|iiod lioiiiiin 

cl lioncslum csl, non iiilcrruiiipciilc, diviiia vila sciii|ier per cliaritalein ae dilccrKiiicin c\igcliir, 
qii?e vila cuni naliira lioiia atquc lioncsta cst, tuin erga id qiiod lionum ct lioncsUim cst, dilcclionis 
aflcclu naiura praMlita cst, ac tcrmiiuim cl saiietatcm diligcndi aclionis non liahct, qiioniam ncc boiii 
el honcsli qiiidcin aliqiiis (inis depreliendiiur, ut uiia cum liiic boni cl lioiicsti cliaritas alqiic dilcclio 
qiioiiiic dcsiiiat. Naii) solo contrario boniiiii aliiiic lioiiesliini lcriiiinaliir ali|iie liuiliir. Ciijus aulcm 
boili ea naliira cst, qua; dclcrius noii adiiiiltat, id iii iiiliiiiliim ct iiidclermiiialum usqiic progrcdicuir. 

^E-nc). ojv iXxTixT) Ttijv oix;!(ov r.aay. (fJ3i? ka-\'/, C Qiioiiiain igiliir cujiisqiie natiir;c ca vis cst,,t 



olxilov 5i -to; Tto Bsto xh avOpto-tvov, St: or) (fipov 
Ev iauTtp Tou (ipxsTUTOU |j(.t[ji.f,|j.aTa (-40), rAXETat 
x:tT3( Tiasav (itvd'CXT;v 7:pb? "zh OeKv te xa\ ctuyyev^? 
V) 1^'JX'n- '^-' T^-P TiiivTT, xa\ iravTto; Tto flctjj arTOcTto- 
Of,vat t6 totov d.W el [jlsv xo'J(fT) xa\ (XTcdptTTOj 



ut aflinia, propria, atqiie cognala allralial, pio- 
pinqutim aiilem (iiiodainmodo atiiiie coiijuiicluiu 
Deo geniis liumaniim est, quippe fcrens in se iii- 
miriim imagincm principalis ligiii':c, ncccssariiim 
plaiie cst ut aniiiia traliaUir ad id qiiod diviiiiim 



TuxT] (•il), [jtT]5i[jtta? a(o;jiaTtxTii; dxOriO(5vo; autriv siinul atquc cognatiim cst (oportcl enim usquc- 

TciEjouur,? , fjSEta xa\ eOxoXo; auTTJ (4-2) :f) itpif t?>v quaqiie pcnitiis ac prorsus Deo suum rescrvari); 

l-n7:to[j.Evov ■T:poax''')p1''? vJvETat. El Sl xot; ttj? sed si quidcm levis, expcdila aujue sinccra fuerit, 

TtpoiTtaOEla; f,Xot.; ei; TT]v -rtp?); Ti uXtoor; ax-'''^ ('i'^) et niliil rediindaiili.c supeifluilatisqiie in se lia- 

xaTaTrapT] (41), oT(Jv Ttva (.43) ■TidtJXEtv Ei/.is Iv Totj buerit, nulla coriiorca molestia cam prenienlc, 

cujAiTT^oijLaJi Ttov (iEti[jttov, Td £[it7:t£aO£vTa Toti; x''j- jiicundus ac facilis ci ad allralicntem accessus fit. 

[jta3t {j(o[jtaTa • 'TTpoxEitrOto cl xaO' uTc(iOcijtv ih Sin aulem affcctionis clavis ad cum liabilum qiii 

[iT] (4C) pESapfijOat (jkJvov auti Tot; 5U[X7:T(b(j.agtv, cuni matcrialilius conjiincUis cst ct allinitalcm 

dXXi xa\ S;a7:ET:-povf|aOat Ti3tvi6EXot; i^ 5u).oti;Tot,- Q habct aflixa fucrit : qualc qiiiddam tcri';c iiiotu 

EvEupsOEtjt (47) T(o yj.')[xci.-'. (48) • oitEp o'Jv eIx^j; collapsis Tdificiis, corporibus mole atque aggere 

ii-oitdvai Ti ou-to Stax£t|X£va ato[iaTa , 7:api Ttov oppressis alque obtritis, accidcre par ac verisimile 

otxEtto'; -f,; auii-TtoJEto; 6jtas (49) evsxev k^zly.i- cst (ponatiir aulem exempli gralia, non sohiiii c.t 

[jEva- ^avOriaETat Yip 7:d'JTto; , xat C7:apaxOf,(TETa;, gravala csse molibus, ruiiia, alqiie labe loconiu), 

y.a\ 7:av 6tio'3v Ttov xaXi^^totdTtov 7:EfaEtat, to'j yM- vcruinctiam verulius qiiibiisdan), aut clavis et li- 



(j.aTo; a'jTi xa\ TtJJv fjXiov oti ttjv Ttov l9EXxo;j.cvtov 
piav xaTa5atv(5vTtov • totouTtSv tt (jiot 6ox£t xa\ •Ktp\ 
tt;v (J^uxTjv i-ivEaOat rtdOo; , otav f) OEia 8'Jva[jti(; u7:b 
(ftXav0pto7:taj ex Ttov dX^jytov te xa\ uXtxtov au[i- 
7::to[j:dTtov JcfiXxr,tat (50) ti i'5iov. 0'j yip (.M) [<.t- 
Gtjjv 0'Jo' d[j.uv(5[JiEV05 E7:\ tt; xa-/.Ti Ctofj, xaTd -(z Tiv 
£[j.iv Xi5yov, l7:dYEt totc l|Ti[j.apTr,xoat Ti; 6ouvT;pi.; 
oiaOiaEt; 6 0Eb;, (52) 6 dvTtTtoto^JiJ.EVJ; te xa\ 7:p>js 
iauTiv eXxojv riv 0Tt7:£p auTou y^ipv^ t;XOev eI; yi- 



gnis in ruinis et aggcribus invcntis tr.-jjccla atque 
transfixa esse) ; qiiod igilur ita affecla corpora suf- 
ferre verisimilc est, dum, ut parcnletur cis ac 
jusla cxscquiarum persolvantur, a propiiiqiiis cl 
neccssariis cx labe atque ruiiia extraliunlur (la- 
cerabiintur eniin prorsus dilaiiiabiintiirque, etqwam 
atrocissime acerbissimeque tractabiiiiiiir, aggere 
siniiil ct clavis eaproplcr vim atlralieiiliiim dila- 
ceiantibus): cjusiiiodi quoddam inconiniodiini circa 



VEatv dXX' 6 [A£V 47:\ Tto xpEtTTOVt axo7:to 7:pbg lau- D aniinam quoque milii accidcrc vidctiir, cum liii- 
T&v, 0? £3tt TtTjYTl 7:iar|; (iaxapi6Tr;To; , £7:t5-aTat manitatc mola divina potenlia ex ralionis cxpor- 
tt;v t!/'jxf,v (55)^ t7:tau[j.6aivEi os xaV dvivxr,v f) tibus et malerialilius quod suuin est atlraliit riii- 
dXyEtvr; oidOsat; Tto JXxo|j.£vto. nis. Nec ciiini oilio ae viiidicaml.-e prava; vitsc 

cansa, mea quidem opinionc, Dcus iis qui peccavcrint doloreiu facienlcs adliibct afleclioiies, qiii 
et apprehendit et vindicai, ct ad se traliit ijuidquid ipsius graiia provenit in rerum iiaturani ; sed 



(56) "Opor. A B y.'',po'j. (45) 

(57) M(jro) yap zio, elc. B (j.(jvov Yip t?» Jvavtiov (44) 
Tto xaXto T:EpaTO'jTat. A 7:EpaT0'jTat. (45i 

'(58) bu ei. A li 0':oi. (iO) 

(.i9) nfcF.J.EvcsTai. V> 7:poasX£ua£tat. (47) 

(40) Mnaifuira. H [j[;jtr,;j.a. (48) 

(4l)7V'x>(. A B T'Jxot. Ca'lcriim ad vcrba, dXX' £i (411) 

;jIv xo'J'.fr;, iii marginecodicis 15 ha;c craiit nolaia : (.50) 

'0 [jaxipto? r£p[Jtav6? tIj6£Xia£ (j.ioo5Ta)v ^(JtTTooaGEV, (Sl) 

c"'? v':Oa. (.52) 

(42) Avrij. B autr;. (55) 



El(;z!}r... eykair. B tr;... Gyjizi. 
KaTaxnpii. B xaTaTtapEir;. 
Tn-a. B xt. 
Ti) //)(. B Tto [jtf;. 
^KrsitpsOklai. B EupEOstat. 
Tijj yo)paTi. A sv t. x. 
'Ocriar. B Tf,f oaia.;. 
'EyLlic7}zui. A i(;EXx£Tat. B e^eXxt;. 
Oi> ydp. B o'JOE •|'d/5, 
•0 SsflQ n delel. 
'Fjiicjiuzcu -/jr i^\ B t. (}. imcn. 



99 



S. GREGORll NYSSENI 



100 



ille qiiidem nicliorc animo atqnc consilio ad sese, qui omnis beatiludinis fons est, aniniam allrahit : 
ex necessilaie aiiicni ei qnod atlraliiiiir accidit illa alTectio accrba. 

Ac qiieiiKulmoduni illi, qni anro iuateriani im- A Kai uijnsp tt]v ^(xjxixOirjav zC) xpujico (Jii) uXr,v 



misiani per ignem expnrgant, non solnm id qnod 
adulterinum est igne liquefaciunt , sed omnino 
necessarium est, ut pnrum qnoque una cnni adul- 
lerino, iniprubo atiiiic eoiruplo liquellat, alquo lioc 
coiisuiiipto illud maiieat: eodem niodo plaiicnccesse 
est, ut dum viliosilas purgalorio igni absumitur, 
aninia quoque, quse cum viliosilate unita est, in 
Igiie sit, donee id qiiod iiispersum cst adulUTinuni, 
iiialerialc ati|ue tucatiim ct corriipluiii tdtiim abo- 
lealiir igiie coiisniiiptum. Ilem qiiemadiuddum si 
cui iuiiiculo lutum teiiacius peniius circumlinatur, 
deinde per quoddam angustum foramen inilium 
fiinis trajiciatur, ac violenter aliquis inirorsus a 
sumiiiitale fiincm attrabat , omniiio nccesse est ut 



01 oii T.'jph<; txxaOapoOvTs; (u5) oO [ji&vov 'h viOov 
Tio 7:up\ T^rixoujiv, (iXXi xaTJt uanav avdyxrjV xaX zh 
xaOap6vT(o xi6Sf|X(j) auYxaTaTf,xeTai, xix£!vouo£(56) 
6a7:ava),aivou touto [xevsi • outcjj xal Ti]? xaxta; tw 
iixoijjiifiTO) (57) ■;:upl SaTravmiJL^vt^i; , dvaYxfi naaa xa\ 

Ti;v ^vioOsiaav auTTJ ^''JX^"' ^"^ ''V ''^'^P'' s^''<" > '^^ 
5v (58) t6 xaTsaTcapjievov v(56ov xal uXiJSs?, xa\ x£- 
gSTjXov (ZTtavaXdjOii (.5!)) t(Tj attuvtt;) (60) 7TUp\5a7Tav(I)- 
jXEVov. Kat xaOanep el' Ttvi a)(Oiv!t;) T.r^lhi xdv xoX- 
XtijSeaTfptuv oii paOou? TteptTrXaaOstr) , elTa Sid tivo? 
XsTiTou xtijpfjfjiaTo; f) ipxh Sts^axOetti ttj? axoJvou , 
xa\ fliaioj? (61) Ti; en\ tj ivibg ex tou axpou rijv 
ayoivov e^rAxoiTO, livayxT] rSaa tt]v [Jt^v sTiejOat TtT) 
iirtaTiijjpievto , Tbv Sk TtapaiiXaaOivTa (62) TZTikhv ty. 



funis quideni setiualnr aitralienlem, lulum vero " Tti; ptatai; ^Xxtj? e|io Tri?Tpup.oXia; (ji^vetv ttj; axo£ 



circumliium ex violcnta tractione extra foramcn 
niancat, a fune delcrsuni ct abrasum, eiqiie caiisa 
cxsistit, ut cum eo in traiisitii noii comniode 
agatur, sed violcntam sullerat ab aitraliente ex- 
lensionem : lale quiddam iiiilii videtur circa ani- 
niam quoquc cngitaii alque intelligi oporlcre, eam 
vidclicet malcrialibus alquc lerreiiis alTectibus in- 
volutam lalioiaie atqiic disteiuli, duin Deus qui- 
deiii qiiod suuin est ad scse trahit : quod autein 
alieuum esl, piopterca quod cuin anima quo- 
damniodo coalueril, violcntcr abradilur eiabstcrgi- 
tur, acresqiie ei atquc intolcrabilcs affert dolores. 
— G. Ergo jiidiciiim, iiiqiiani, divinum, ul vidctur. 



vou d7:o5u(5,aevov, xoX aiTtov auTTi yi^^za^ai (63.) tou 
pi}] EuoSoOciOat xaTd tt^v ::dpoSov, dXXi PtaEav uto- 
[ji^vetv kx Tou ltfeXxo[ievcu ttjv Tiatv TotouT(ivTt (jtot 
Soxet xal Tb zept tt;v ([•ux^Jv evvoetv TaT? uXtxat; te 
xa'i ytihSszi 7:po57:aOs£at? JvstXTjOetaav , xdjAVStv 
xa\ otaTe(vsa6at , Toij [Jisv 0eou zh TStov Tphi JauTt/v 
eXxovTo;* Tou 6' dXXoTptou, Sti t6 aupt^uTivat Tttu; 
auTi], §tatto;dTO|upo[jiivou (6-5-65), xa\ Tdj Spt[jtetoi? 
auTT] xa\ dvuroiTdTou; dXiTjStSvas eTidyovTo;. — F. 
Ouxouv, sTtov, oux fi OeJa (66) xp£at?, ibj eotxs, xati 
T?) (67) TrporiYou^jtevov^Tot; E5T,[j:apTT]X(5atv JTrdyst ttjv 
xdXaatv, dXXi Ti [j.kv (68) to; i Uyo; d~eSst£ev (69), 
dyaOiv evepyet pttivov tou xotxou dzoxpivouaa, xa\ 



cx causa principali atque pra;cipua cruciatum p Tpb^ tJjv ttj; [jLoxaptoTr,TO? xotvtovtav e-::tj;:tj)[jtevTi • 6 



adhibet iis qui deliquerunt, sed illud quidem, ut 
oratio demonsliavit, boniim diinlaxat, dum id a 
iiialo seceriiit ct exiuiii, ct ad comniniiianein 
b ■aiiiudiiiis attrabit , operatur ; divulsio aulem 
coaiiiionis et coagiiieiitatioiiis ei quod trahilur do- 
lorem facit. — M. Idcni, inquit magislra, cgo quoque 
seiilio, et quod pro quamitate vitiosilatis qua; 
in uiioquoque fucrit, cruciatus ac doloris inodus 
adliiliealiir. Noii eiiiui par est utrumque, tum euni 
qui in inalis vetitis taiidiu versaius sit, luni eum 
qui iii mediocria delicta qiixdain iiicideril, per 
piiigalionem viliosi habilus cx ajiiuo discruciari 
atqiie dolerc, sed pro modo ac qiiantitalc niale- 



oe tt;; au(xtf uta? Staazaa[Jii; oStJvT] Tw cXxo^iivtj) Y^ve- 
Tat. . — M. OuTto, tfT)a\v f) StSiaxaXoj, xat o k[).ii iaTt 
Xijyo;, xa\oTt p.eTpov Ti;c dX-i-T^Siivo; f] tt;: xaxia; ev 
JxdaTtij TToa^iTTi; iaTiv. Uu ykp sixb; sx tou taou t?)V st? 
ToaouTov (70) ^v d7:T;Yopeu[j.ivoi;YeYov(5TaxaxoT?, xa\ 
Tov [jtsTptots (71) auvsvsxOsvTa 7:Xr,[jt[jtsXf,[jiaatv, iv 
tt; xptast (72) tt;; [jtoxOTjp»; 'd£sto; dvtaOTJvat. 'AXXi 
Ttapi ih TToaov Tr;; ijXt;; , i^ tiXsTov i; sXttTTOv (75) fj 
d6uvT]pi lxe£vT; (fhhS, JlatfOf^osTat, tl); dv (7-4) xb u7:o- 
Tpstfov ^. '^S^ TOtvuv 7:oXu; 6 uXtuSr]; Ei^eaTt ^dp-oq, 
7;oXXt;v dvd-j-xr; xa\ StapxeaTSpav ^t:' aCiTtT) (75) yi- 
veaOat tt;v dvaX£axouaav (floyo.- ^ ol e?:' IXaTTOv f| 
ToO -up?;; SaTtdvr; eYxaTa[jii[jitxTat, TOaouTov uTtoxa- 



ri;e, vel longiorc vcl breviore temporis spatio illa n Ta6a£vetTii; a(foSpoTipa5T£xa\Spt[JtUTipa;£vspys£a{ 



(.54) Xpvci(i). B xpuati). 

(55) ExxaOapovrrer^. B exxaOa£povTSf . 

(56) Si dclct B. Ad vcrba, xaxstvouo:5aT:avr,ijte- 
vou, iii calce codicis A li:cc iKilaniiir ; KaTi Tr;v dvto- 
T^poj 7:ap' f];jiTv XexOeTaav StJTa^tv, svOa 7:ep\ Tf,; 
d-favt^Oetar,; xaxta; StaXap.Gavsi, vor,T£ov xa\ xi 
T;ap(5vTa xa\ Ti e|ii;. 'AviYvo)Oi TauTa xixeiva 47:t- 
(leXto;. _ 

(57) 'Akoijh'itci>. .\ in lextii xaOapaio), in inar- 
giiifi dxoi[/f,T(o. B xaOapaito. 

(5S) 'flr ^iv. A 'eto; dv. ' 

(511) '.\.rar<iJ.ojOf\. A in lovtu dT:av dva/.toOeiT;, 
iii ni:irgiiic dvaXtoOf,. 
(liO) A/wWtp dcli''t A. 
(61) Uuilwc:. A iii lc.xiu ge6at'ioJi; tiov e7:t, iii 



niargine ptaiio;. 

(02) nafa:^.laaOh'ta. A TrepiTiXaaOlvTa. 

(65) rireaOui. B Y^vsaOat. 

(64-65) 'A:^c^vpoitirov. A B d7to|uo[jtivou. 

(66) Uvx ■)] Oeia. A dclct oux. 

(67) hara z6. A ou xaTi. 

(68 'A.Uh zd jth: A B dXX' fj. 
(0!») 'Axidsi^er. B u7:eSsi5sv. 

(70) EU. tocrovror B delet. 

(71) Merpioir. B addit Tta£v. 

(72) KpicTEi. B xaOipast. 

(73) I/Usior 7/ e.larrcr. B 7:Xs£tjOV i^ eXdTTtjji/. 

(74) 'Oi: fir. A B 'd(o; dv. 

(75) 'i.'.i' uvr(i>. A B 1-' auTou. 



101 



PE AMMA ET IIESLIUUX .T.O.Nr. 



102 



^ x«,a(ii,-, ojov iiXaxiuiTai xy xr,; xaxia; nlTpw xi A flainiiiadolorific:!, fiiiaiiiliii fiioril iil (]iioil oaiii alal, 
u:Tox£t>svov. XpT] v^p Ttavxii xa\ Ttavxoj? JlaipeOT)- accciiilclur. Ciii iyiliir niagmiin iiilia;sciit oiins 
va( Tioxe ■zh y.ax>,v £x xoJ (jvxo;, xa\ oTTcp ev xoi; nialei'ialc, iii co iiccessc cst magnam ac iliiiliiis 
90aTanv£i'pr,xai, x6£vx(04 (70) [Jii] 5v, iJir,o" £lva'.(77) (luraiitcm cssc naimii.im, (nuc malcriam caiii coii- 
blcK. "EixstOT) yip i^io xf,? ixpoaipsjuo; fj xaxta sumat : iii co vcro, ciii miiiori spatio lcm|)oris 
Elvai 9ustv oux Ixti, oxav naaa 7xpoa(p£cris (~^) ^v ignis illc consiimcns ailiiiovclur, taiitum dc vclic- 
TU) Ojip yivT^xat, di •^tavxEXTJ atpaviaiJiiiv <; xaxta [jit; nicntiorc alquc acriore opcralionc pojna rcniillil, 
/('.ipfjjEi (7!!). x(T) (jiTioiv ajxiis OnoXcttfOTivat Soxeiov. qMantiim, qiiod ad modiim vitiositatis altinot, sub- 
jcctuin fucrit diniiniiliim. Oportcl cnim pcniliis ac prorsiis aliquando maliim cxiiiii c\ co (iiiod csl 
cl quod in supcrioriluis dictum cst, id (luod rcipsa non csl, nc cssc quidcm oiiiiiiiio. Quoniain 
cnim ea vilii ncquili:cquft natiira cst, ut extra voluntalcm ct arljitrium iioii sit, ciim omnis vo- 
liinlas el omnc arbitrium in Pco rucril, ad absoluiam atquc pcrfiiclam ct cxticniam aboliliom iii 
cl intcritum viliosilas rcdigctur, ul nuUuni cjus rcccptaculum rclinquaiur. 

r. 'AXX3! Tt xipoo: (SO^XT).; xn^^^i *X:xEoo.; (81), et- C. Scd qiiod liicriiin ct opcnc prctiiiin csl, inqiuim 

T.ov hyCo, x(Tj XoYtJojJiivii) ojov ^3x't xaxiv xat cvtau- ego, liiijiis boii:c spci icpiitaiiti qiiaiilum sit nialum, 
staiav (82) jj.ovr,v Ototxeiv dX-crioova, el o' d; attj B vcl aiiiiiiiim sohiiii siisliiicrc ciuci:itum, quod si 
vt(57 xt 5taJXTi[jta fj aJx-"o; ^xstvT) (ioJvTi TxapaxaO;tr,, usqiic ad ;ctcriiiiiii quodd:ini iiilcrvalliim iiilolcra- 



xi; Ex (85)xr,r ijjTspov ^Xixiooj uTxoX£XEtTtxat (84) !xa- 
pa[jt'jO!a, (T) ^ph^ oXov aitijva juvoiajjiExpitxat i) xi- 
Xajtj; — M. "QjXE (8.S) ixpovoTiTiov t\ y.aOiXou xijjv xt]; 
xaxia; (SG) ^aoXujpiaxojv ^uXa^at xt;v '^uxV' *!-"Y^ t^ 
xa\ 4xotvti)vr;Xov • •i^ si xoOxo TcavTT] dpt-qxavov ota 



bilis illc dolor prorogctur , qiuenam cx poslerius 
fulura spc consolatio rclinquitiir ci cui ad totam 
.■elcrnii^iicm pueiia; modus ac niensiira rcdigitur? 
— M. Il:iqiic proviilciidiim fiicrit iit vd iiciiiliis cl in 
universum ab iiiqiiiiiamcntis vitiosilalis inlcgra 



xh EiJLitaOe; (87) xr,; tpuastijs ■fi[Jt(T)v, 6)i oxt [xdXtJxa atque omnis cognationis expers anima conservclur ; 



4v pisxpiotj Ttj\ xa\ eOOEpaiiEOxot; elvat xa xrj:; 
apz-cr^i (JiTxoxsOYlJtaTa. Ol5: yap i\ cOaYYi^'>''l 5t5a- 
jxaXta xa\ [jiupiojv 59:tXcxr,v xtvit xaXavxojv (88-811), 
xa\ TXEvxaxojitov 6r,vapttov, xat 7:Jvxf,xovxa, xa\ xo- 
Spavxou Ttvi? (90), o-^p ih i.T/cf:ij\i ejxtv (91) ev 
vo[xij[j.ajt • TT)V 5i Tou 0£ou 5txaiav xpijtv 5ta Ttav- 
Ttov 5;tctivat, xa\ t(Tj ^apu Tou d9Xfi[j,aTo; juvSTtt- 



aut si id proptcr an^eclus et vitia, quibus natiira 
nostra obiioxia est, nulla rationc prorsus expcdiri 
ac ficri potesl, ut in qtiain Jiiaximc modiocriliiis 
quibiisdam ciiiatuquc facilibus delictis consisl:int 
virtutis incoiiinioda aiqiie dctrimenta. Novit eniiii 
cvangclica doctriiia et dccics millc lalcnloruiii, et 
quingciitoruiii dcnarioriim ct (Hiiii(|uagiiita, ct qiia- 



Tsivoujav Tf,v (ava-j^xrjV TTJ; ii-atTf,aetos, xa\ou5c (92) drantis aliciijiis, quod in moiiola cxlrciiium est, 
Tiov a[j.txpoTaT(ov uTcspoptijav. Tf,v Se aT:(jOoatv TtJjv quemdara dcbitorcm : ac jiistiim Dei judicium om- 
6fXr,[jiaxtov t6 EOa-cyeXiov sTtxev oOx ex •xpr,(j.dx(ov nia peiscqui, proque magniiudine seris alieni pro- 



StaXujjto; i-ivijOat, dXXa uapaSiSojOat toT^ ^ajavt- 
a-ai.; xbv OitdxpJwv, 'eto; av, t;Tij\v , d-oO('i) Ttav x6 
G9eiX5(jievov OTtsp o05kv 'ExeptSv saxtv, i^ otd xfi? pa- 
aavou Tf,v dvayxaiav i^stXf^v ditoTijat, t!) SyXriiJtaTf,; 
Ttov Xu7:r,ptov [j.sToujia;, (Lv (95) Ttapi tJjv piov OTtti- 
Xpitoi; i^bjtio, d[J.tYTi xi xa\ dxpaTOv Tou ivavTiou ttiv 
f,5ovf,v Oit^ d6ouXiag iX(i[jL£vo;, xa\ ouxtoj, iiTtav (9-i) 
d-oO'[j.Evo5 T^ dXX^Tptov iauxoO, OTtsp iaT\v fi d[j:ap- 
Tia, xa\ Tiiv Ix Ttov d9XT)[j.4xtov ataxuvTiv drLoSuaa[Jts- 
vo;, EV eXEuOEpia te xa\ Ttapfjrjaia YEvr,Tat. 'H 5' ^Xsu- 
0;pia ijTiv f) Ttp^j ih doEjTtox^jV xs xa\ aOTOXpax^,; 



rogarc ci cxtcndere necessilatem soliitionis, ac iie 
niinima quidcm dcspicere ac pia;tcrirc. Solutioiicm 
auleni dcbitorum non cx pcciiniaruin decisione ac 
dissoliilionc ficri Evangclium dixit, scd tradi tor- 
toribiis obaeratum, doiicc solverit, inquit, qiiidqiiid 
dcbet ( qiiod niliil aliud cst, nisi pcr tornieiiltini 
neccssaTiuin a-s aliciuim solvcre, dcbitum, iiiquaiii, 
pariicipalionis reruni tristiuni et acerbarum, qua- 
rum participaiionis per tcmpiis viia; debitor factiis 
est, cum incraiii coiitrariiqiic admistione non tcm- 
peratain voluptatciii consilii stoliditale expciivit 



£^o[j.o!toat? , f) xax' dpxd? (J.^v fiij.tv Ttapi tUou (95) q atqiie elegit), alqiie ita ubi qiiidqiiid a sc aliciiiim 
Ss6ii)pT)[iEvr|, auYxaXu90staaxT)xtT)v59XT)[jidx(ov aiaxu- cst, id cst peccatum deposueril ct abjeccrit, |)ii(l()- 
vt). IlaiaS' sXsuOspia [iia xi^laxv tt) ^ujst xa\ itpbi- remquc, quem cx debitis conlraxcrat, exiicril, iii 
iauxTivoi'/.sioj;sxst. 'AxoXoufltjj; ojv Ttav (9G) xi JXeu- libertate siimil ct fiducia vcrsctiir. Porro libcrtas 
Ospov 'zt]> 6[j.oiip auvapiJ.oaOf)asTat ■ dpsTT] 6s doiaTto- esl assimilatio ct ex;cqii:itio cum co qiiud domi- 



(7G) Td BrzuQ. A B Tto 6vTt. 

(77) Eh-cu delcl B. 

(78) riac-a cipccupECiq dclct U. 

(79) Mii yMfi^crsi. A B [jisTaxojpfjjsts 

(80) KspSoi;. A B -zh xspoo;. ' 

(81) 'Ed:iiC<}<:. A B Tauxr,.; sX^^ioo;. 

(82) 'E^-iavcTiaiur. B svtauatov. 
(85) Tic BK. A t!.; f) sx. 

(8i) 'i'.-To.?e.iK(.Tra(.B O-oXsi-sTat. 

(8.')) "QcrzE. B oxt. 

(-'.li) T/lc KUKliir. Tf,^ dclcl A, se.l 



cil.cl s/. 



xaxia.;. 

(87) "EfKTjdKr. A n. e(jiTcaOi?. 

(88-811) Tirii Tci.lci.vTcor. B Ta)dvxtov xtva. 

(90) 'f/rcV;. B 'Evj?. 

(91) "O.Ti-p Ti) £cry_. s. 

(92) OitSL B OOoiv. 
(95) 'flr. B (T). 
(94) "OTcn- d(''let B. 
(9.')) IIcipci 0£o5. A BO-^j Tou 0:oij. 
(90) nar dclct B. 



B iJTtep sax'4 xb 'iT/ixijy, 



105 S. GREGORU NVS5EN1 101 

iiuni noii liabct, ac s»i jiiris el iii siia iiolest;Uc csl : A "c^v. Ojxouv i\i xa-JzT[ ysvriasTai nav to EXsJOepov, 
qii:e liijei't;is ;ib initio (iiiiiicm iiobis a Dco data csl : iSiaT.oxo-j ^ip xh iXEuOepov (97). 
sed uiia cum piidore ob debila contracla in occullum scse atididit atque reccssil. Oninis autem li- 
beilas uiia <|ii;ud:iiii n;iiiira seciiiiKiiie ronvcniens, coiijiincla alque cogiiata esi. Conscqucnier iijitiir 
qiiidiHiid lilicriiiu Csl, cum sui siiiiili coinilabilur al(|ue conjunijetur : porro virlus doiniuuin noii 
habet. Ergo iii liac vcisaljitur qiiidquid lilicruni fuerit : domiiiuin cnim libiirtas non liabct. 

Alqui diviiia iialura oiiinis virtiitis foiis cst. In 'A).Xi iji.f,v fj Osia cfjii; f, Trirjr] TZXGT^q k(S-\ -rn 

liai' iijitur eiunl, qiii a vitiosilatc expediti ac libcrali apz-.rii (98). 'Ev Tau-ri apa (99) oi 15]; xaxia.; <iTcr,A- 
fuerint, ut, queinadinodum inquil Apostoliis, L)eus ),aY^u,evoi YsvTjaovTai, iva, xaOcJji; tpT]aiv 6 'AtioitoXo?, 
sil omiiia in omnibiis. iUcc enim vox qu* dicit, et 6 Bzhi Ti Tiavio ivTtatjiv. AyxT) YJcp ^ (ftovr) aacftjs 



in omnibiis, et loco oiunium esse Dcuni, apcrle 
ac plaiic conlirmarc niilii vidctur aiitu cxcussam ac 
disquisitaui sciilcnliam. N:im cum vila qiiam in 
pnesenlia transiginius varie pariter ac multifariam 
a nobis exigatur, ct miillae quideiu res siint qua- 



[jioi ooxiX Pi6aiouv ttjv irpos^TjTajjxivriV oidvocav, ■?) 
Xiyouja, xai ei; TitJtvTa (I) yevlaOai (2) t?)V 0£?iv, xal 
£v Tiaac. Trjc yip iv Ttjj rapovTi Z^^iiii TOixiXaj; t= 
xal TtoXuEtotoj ^[J^'v evepYOU[JL£VT)(;, TioXXa [jl£v eoTiv 
tjjv [jicTi-/o[jisv, oTov xpovou xa'i iipo? xa\ T(5:tou, §pJ.- 



riim parlicijics suuius, ul leiuporis, ut aeiis, ul B aetb^ Te xal TctJtieoj;, xa\ <jx£TOa[;((iTtuv (3), xa';. f^Xiou, 



loci, tiliique ac polus, ut lcgiiiuciitorum, cl solis, 
lucernaruinque, ut aliarum rcriim miiliarum ail 
usum vitae necessariaruin, quaruiii rerum niilla 
Oeus est ; bcatiliido vcro, qu;B exspcclatiir, niillius 
quidem bariiiii rcrum egcua esl, omiiia auleiu no- 
bis locoque oimiium erii divina natura, ad omnciii 
usiiiu ac ncccssitaleiu illius viue sese convenicnlcr 
et apte imparliens. (a) Atque id plaiium ac inani- 
fcstiim esi ex sacris oraculis, qiiod beus et lot us 
exsislit iis, (jui digiii sunt, et doiiiiis, ct induiiieii- 
tum, et cibus, et potus, et lumen, ct divitia;, et 



xa"i. Xu/vou, xa\ SXXtiJV Tiph^ tT)V ypetav tou piou 
TtoXXtjjv, tjjv ouoiv i jTtv 6 QcO^ • i] oi 7:po(jooxtjj;j.ivT) 
[jtaxapiiTr,.; (i) (jiev ouSevo; eaiiv irio:T);, ravTa 8i 
t)[jlIv xat iivT'i TtavTOJv i?) Geia Yevf)ii£Tai tfucji.;, Ttp6; 
Ttaaav xp:iav xt); CtijT)c exeivT)? eauTi^v <ip[ji.o6itijj 
e7tc[j.£piCou(ja. Kai touto ot)X(>v icTiv ex tiov Oeituv 
XoYtjjv (.5), oTt xaX TcSjtnj y'^-™' ^ 0£i? Tois <i?ioc;, 
XCJ.I olxo;, xa'i. £vSup.a, xa\ TpocpT), xa'i Ttciai;, xal 
9toc, xa't TtXouTO?, xa'i. pacJiXeia, xa't jtav \i6t,[xol ts 
xa\ ovo[ia TtTjv Ttp?»; (0) tt)V d.-(a(lT^^ f)[JLtv (7) cjuvts- 
XouvTojv CoJTjv. '0 5k (8) TtdvTa •(v/dy.e.voi xal iv 



rcgnuni, ac quidquid vel mente concipi, vel nomi- Ttacjt Y''v£TaL. 'Ev Touitp 8i (Jiot ooxei (9) t?)v itavTeXfj 

nari polcst, quod iiubis coiifcrat et conducal ad tt); xaxtai; di<fCfJitsp.h\i 5oY[J-aTii^£iv 6 16^0^. Ei Y^p 

boiiam vilam. Porro qiii omiiia cxsislil, eliam iii ^ iv Tcaat Tot; ouatv 6 &ehi; laTai, f) xaxia Sr/aoT) ev 

omnibus exsistit. Alquc in boc niilii videUir pcr- toI'; oOatv oux 'isiai. El -(ap ti; UJttjOoiTo xax£ivrjv 

feclum el absoliilum inlcrilum viliositalis ac ne- etvai, Tttjj; atuOfja£Tat tJ» iv (10) r.aai t8v 0e8v ttvat ; 

qiiitiae Iradere Si riptur;i. Si ciiim iii omnibus rcbus 'IlYJp UTte^atp^ai; £X£ivT)?, iXXi-^ Ttjjv Ttavtojv T:ot£i 



(97) 'ASeiT.korcr y. z. i A ci B dcleiit. 

(98) Ti^jr upeziit:. Tf)? dclet 15. 

(99) "A/;a. B apa. Oi dclct li. Ad verba : iv 
TauTT) apa, elc. lia;c iiol:il codcx Aiii calcc : 'AjtT;).- 
XaVfiivot p.£v EaovTai ol V-Tfii evepYei^v Tt xa/'jv Su- 
vi;j.£voi, dXX' ou TtdvTEi; Iqw xoXdaEto.;, 'itu; 5td;ouatv, 
i^ TT); paatXEia; Tt7jv oupavoJv dr.oXauaouaiv. 'Avd- 
YvojOi TJt e^f);, xa\ p.aOf)aT), Ti eatt t4 T:dvTa ev 
Ttaai Qii;, xa\ p.i[j.vr|ao Ttliv etpr|p.ivDjv TteplTT); xa- 
xfa?. 

(i) Elq .-rdrra A B dclct. 
(2) rsiicOcH. A B yi^jzadai. 
(.)) luil cnce.Titcji. Ka! dclet B. 

(4) Maxapwzi]r. B addil -oJTtijv. 

(5) A(?i-(.jr. A b' XoYttov. 
(0) Ilfvi: delcl B. 

(7) 'Hiih- dclct B. 

(8) '0 Si. B o£ Td. 

(9) 'Er ToiJnii Si jioi doxf-T. In calce crjdicis A 
scholii 'oco li;cc legas : Ouxouv xa'i ev Sai[jtoatxal ev 
dtJiapTdjXot; dvOp(''jTto'.c ijtat. Ka't t;ou ToSixatov, zi 
ToT; Sixaiot; ijtiir,; xdxetvot Tu/ojat TiYaOou ; 'AX"*,' 



ou/ ^[.iridj?, 9f;a£t£v (iv ttc. dXXi xa"t Xiav StacpoptoTS- 
pov. Ilou Yip Of,ao[ji£v Ti t^; xoXdaeoj; eTttTitita, 
Ttup dafie-jtov , xal OTEXetJTT^TOv axojXr|Xa, xa'i TOt 
6[jtota; xa't Y^P tt)V 5t/0T(j;j.T|atv elvat oiij.ai (jir,5iv 
iTEpOV, T) TO X£/OJptjOat 0£ou. Ouxouv £V Tudai jjilv 
SaTat SowaC^^^jievo;, xa't rpoaxuvou[ji£vo; 6 0£5c, dXXi 
Toi; [j.£v djtcJXauat; tt,; paatXEiac, Tot; 5^ tt); xoXd- 
a£ojc. Ei Ydp [iT) TOUTO 6touL£v, xa't tv) Oiia rpatii) 
xa'i. TOt; dXXot; llatpdai p.a/T)ai^;j:£vov 5£i5o;ji£v tov 
StoiaxaXov, xal [j.f;v xa\ iauTtj. AeixvuTat Y^p iTi- 
ptijOi xoXaatv aitrjviav SiSd^a; , xat pLr|5£[jiiav Jtip- 
^ o5ov£/£tvTou; d[JiapTto).ou; ei^Ta Tiljv Stxaitov dYaOd. 
Ti 5i 9a;j.£v iiiptoOt ; xdv tiTj TtaptjvTi o:aXi~(M (o'js 
ev ToT; ep.7tpoaO£v EYvtop.ev), f) Toivuv xaTd tov Xe- 
/OivTa vouv Ti j:po£tpr,[j:iva vor^ziov , ^ OTt Ttap£v- 
ETiOr) Tauta UTtb T.apx/apay.zCiv Ttvtov tt, dXr^Oeia (jtf) 
T:£t0o;j.ivtijv, 'i) dXX(>xoTo; o6todaxa)o; tfavitTat, OTep 
slTtsv ( lcge £t-£Tv) dTOJtov. Ouxouv exeivto; TtdvTOj; 
exXeiTtTiov Td TtaptivTa. 'AvdyvojOt Td i^fj; • (jtip.vTjao 

TtOV TtpOTiptOV, 

(lOj Td ir. To delet B. 



(«) ^xd.Xwr. F.rgo cliiim 'uidivmiinibuH el liomini- 
biti pecciiloritiuti eril. l'.l ubi jmliliu , si illi ijuoijmc 
aquc iUi\ue jusli bunum asseijuenlur^ Sed iinn simili- 
lcr, iti.reril «/it/Mis, scil el lunije itivcrsa rulwne. i bi 
cnim piinemiis suiipliciipiena.-i '1 ii)nem,i\ui nun cxslin- 
gualur.rermeni, i\ui niin emurialur, cl similia'! ali\ue 
adeii in duns jiarles aquules dissecliuncm'! i\uvd niliil 
aliiid esse epinor, i\uam u Deo sejunclum uUjue re- 



moluni esse. F.rgo in oinnibus quidem glorificabiiur 
el adurabilur Dcus, scd liis quidcni reqno frucnlibus, 
illis vcro supiiruium snfjerenlibiis. iVnci »i,^j lioc de- 
nius, cl cum divina Scriiilura, el ciim iiliis l'nlribus, 
iili\iic ndeii seciim pnijnanlem doclurem oslendemus. 
Uslendtlur cniinalibi suiqilicium ivlernum ducuis.w, 
ci quod nullum adiliim peccaiores habeani ad buua 
juilorum. 



'.05 DE AISIMA I:,T llKSir.lUXilO.M:. iOG 

zr\-i TOp!Xr,!{/iv. 'AIV i b/ -rn;; T.iavJ Ecii[i:vo;, ev Tor,- A "«'"s crit, viliosilas noi|iiili;iqMi' nimirmn in reruMi 



jiT) ounv oix ET:a'.. — T. Tf o3v xp^ ^^rs'^. ei^^^^v, 
Tipbj xoii.; [jLi-/.po'|'J/{o; Tai.; aujjLfJoXai; (11) 5'.axei|j.i- 
vou; ; — M. lv.'-w[ji;v 7r,'A; a'JTo'j;, rpr,a"tv -^ oioiaxa- 
Xo^.oi:! MitriV, o) ovTOt, ^'jTavaaX'':^!^: xa' ouixipaf- 
vi-:; Tio Elp[jL(T) xti; avayxaiai 7:pav(Jid-ajv (12) <ixo- 
/.o'jOiaj, ayvoo'JVT£S nph^ ovciva (ixoKiv ta xaO' exa- 
STov £v xo) ^avTi oixovo[ji.o'j[ji£va '.fipt-ai, o-i -avxa 
Xpr) -d;;i iiv^ xa\ azoXo^jQif xaii ttjv t£xv'.xi]V toO 
xaOTjY't'''J^''? aoyiav Tij Oiia ■7tpo3oixji(i)0T|va: (^uait. 
T')UTOu vap £V£X£V :f) XoYixrj cfjitj t[XO£v ei.; i'^^'^'^» 
(').; tJiv (15) 7:XouTOv ToJvOsitovdYaOcov [jiijipY6v£;vaf 
a/X oTov aYY^i^i T'.va TTpoaipETtxje ( 1 1) t(T)v <!f-j/i'i^j (I .">) 
orjyzla, 'TTapa tt]; t6 7:av cujTriai^jiEvri^ ^o^iaj xit- 
ejxaiOr) (Iti), Ey'(;)TS clvai Tt xi^P^^ilJi-^i 0£XTtx!/v (aya- 



iiiiliira noii crit. Nani si ([iiis vitiositalcin elinm ei 
nc(Hiitiani csse posiierit, (jiioinodo servaliilnr ea 
soiileiilia qiia dicitiir (inoil iii onmihiis Dcns sil? 
Illiiis ciiiii), viilclicct vitiosil;ilis iieiiiiiti;(!i|iie exeni- 
plio iitiine siililrai lio, iiiipeircct;tiii ac noii plcn;iiii 
cllicit oinnlnni coinprciiciisioneni.Veniliiqniinoni- 
nibiiscrit, in iis qiuc non siiiil iion erit. — G. Qnid 
ii;iliir oportcl dicerc, inqnain, ;i(l eos qiii calaini- 
l;ites et iii(()iiiini)d;i (larvo ae deniisso aniinoreruiit? 
— M. Dicainiis ad cos, inqiiil inagistra , Ileus vos I 
fruslra vos alHietatis el cxcrnciatis ;itquc ofrendiniini 
ct angiiniiii serie neccssariic reriuii vieissitiidinis ct 
eoiisequcnli;e, ijjiiorantes ad (|iiodii;ini pro|iosiluin 
alqiie coiisiliuni singnlalini rcs qnajque referantiir. 



0(ov, -zh azX Tii 7:poG0f|Xri toO eic:x£0[X£vou [i£iC;ov li qii;B iii iinivcrsitalc adniiiiislranlnr, qiioniani opor- 
ytvijicvov. tel oiiinia nrdiiie ac vieissitiidinc (|ii;iil;iiii seeuii- 

diini artiliciiis;.in erealoris et ftiieloris saiiienliani (liviii;e eoMciliari atqiic coiijiiiigi iiatiiiiU. Naiii 
idcirco ralioiio piivdita naliira provenit iii reruiii natiiram, nc diviti;e divinoriim lionoruni 
otiosie atqiie inuliles csscnt, scd qiiasi vasa qu;edam ct lilicro aibitrio iiia'ilita aiiiiiiariiiii rceepta- 
ciila a s;ipieiitia, (ni;c condidit et consliluil rcriini n;itiirani niiiversain, parala siint, iii esset aliqiiod 
vas et conccplaciiltim capax lionoruin, quod scni|ier ;icccssioMe ejiis quod infiinderetur, iiinjiis cllicc- 
rctiir. 



Tota'JTT^ -j-ip f) ToO O:iou ai'aOo'j [jieTousia, ojctg 
[ji£''^ova xal 0£XTiX('jT£ pov ^TOtsiv t6v £V (]) Yiv£Tat, 
ex ouva;ji£w; (17) xa't [ieyeOou; 7:pOjOr;xr,v avaXa[j.- 
GavO[jicvr] T(7) o£XO[icvt;) , ih^ ov (18) auJciOat t?»v 
Tp£'Y'-J[i.£vov, xa\ [jiT) Xf|i-£tv T^OT^ TTi; a'J5r|Ci£to;. Trfi 
Yap(IO) TTrj-j-f,; Tdiv iYaOtov avixXstriTa Trq^j-a^ou- 
ar;, f) toO [jietjxwto; 9'Jai;, oti xo (Jir/liv toO Xa[j;- 
Cavojj.ivou 7:£ptTT<o[j.aTtxov t£ (20) ^ivat xa't axprj- 



Iliijiisiiiodi CMini cst divini boni participalio, iii 
in:ijorciii alque c;ipaeiorein f^iciat ciiin in qtio 
cxsislil, diini ad poteiili;c magnilndiiiisqiie inere- 
mcntiini suiiiilur a rccipiente, ut sein()er cn^seat is 
qiii alilur, et nunqiiam crescere dcsinai. Nain foiite. 
lionnriini conlincnier cl indesinenler seaturieiite 
ali|iic iiianaiile, naliira partici|iaiiii.s, qiiia niliil ct 
co (iiiod siiiiiiliir, cxcrciiieMlosiini et iniitile est, 
(JTOV, oXov -h £;jp£ov nposOfixTiv toO toiou 7:otou[ilvou C ''"'" q"idi|iiid inlluil, sii;c m;igiiiliidiiii adiicit si- 



(21) [jt£Y£Oou?, JXxTtxcoxipa ts 0L[jia toO xpsiTTovo^, 
xa\ 7:oXuxoif r,TOT£pa Yiv£Tat,i[jt'.poTipaiv iXXf|Xot? (7uv- 
eT^toio-ivTtov, T^s T£ Tp£'yO[jt£vr)^ 5uva[X£co? £V Trj C-li) 
1(0') aYaO(T)v iCjiOovia 7:pb; t^ (Jtitjov £-t5ioou5r|;, xal 
Tf,.; Tp£'yO'jjr|£ x'^P'"iT^^?i '^fl "^^'^ a'jcavo[j.cvtov ('23) 
£7t'.5oi£t cu[ji7tXr,[jt[jiupo'JSTi?(24). "EiTtv ouv v.y.h^ ei^ 
TotoOTOv ava6f|j£iOat (il£Y£Oo?, lcf' ov (2.5) opo; ouO£'tj 
Entx^iTtTEt (2G) Tr)v auJr^Ttv. EIto TOtouTtov f|;jirv7:po- 
x£t[JiEV(ov, xaX£~aivET£ ota Tfjc T£TaY[Jcivr,c;f)[jitv 68o0 
7:p!).; T^v iotov rjy.OTzhv 7:po'io'J7r)^ Tfj; (fj-:ziiii; ; 0'j 
yip E3Ttv aXXtj); E7:ix£tva (-27) Y£vijOai t?(V op''>;j.ov 



iMiil et ad allralienduin qiiod iMclius cst apiior ei 
ad id (■aiiieiidiim s[)aliosi(ir (it, iilmqtie invieeni 
allcni iina cuin allcro ciesccnie, tiiin viiiiue, qnM! 
aliliir propler copiaiii el al.iiiiihinliam bonoitini in 
nKijiis proliciciile, tiini vi aliiiieiilonim suppedila- 
lnce iiii;i ciiiii iiicreiiienlo alqiie |)rofcctii crcseen- 
liiiiii aliundaiile. Kst igitiir verisniiilc iii cani eva- 
suros csse masiiiliidiiiciM, iii (|iia niilliis tcriiiiiiiis 
interrtiiMpatcl iiiipedial incrementiim. El cuin talia 
iioliis i)ro[insita siiit, iiKligiiaiMiiii, si |icr ordinatani 
cerlamque viani quo deslinavil, iniIinm imstra pro- 



fj.jtv, iir^ ToO papouvTo; fi;jia,-, tou E[i6ptOoO^ XiYtu D ijivditur? NoM ciiim alitcr ad illa eiirsiini iioliis in 

tenderc alqiie inslitueic liccl, qMam .si id i|iio gia- 
vamnr, lioc molcstum inquam ae tericMiii onus, 
al) anima nostra excusseriintis, nt per meliorcm 
ciirani ne diligenliam cxpiirgati alqiie evpiati ali 
ca, quam in !iac vlla cuni illo oMcie iKiliiiiMitis, 
coiivcMicnlia, coiijiiiiciione atiiue eoMseiisn per pni i- 



TO'J:ou xal y£(ooouj ^opTiou, Tr,; '^''Jyri; f|;jt(Tiv iTTO- 
a£t:;OivTo;, Tf,;; ts 7:pb; a\j-h (iu[j.~aO£ia;, f,v £v Ttp- 
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eY-/aOapO£vxa;(29), £v to) xaOapo) Suvt^Orivat Ttpoc- 
oix£tioOf,vat t6 o;jtotov. Et oi aoi ti; xa\ 7:pf); ~h ctoiia 
"JUTO "j/iv.; iCiT't. xa\ Xu"! <J£ f) toO •rjYa7:Ti;j.ivou ("0) 

(1!) -fjiCcA(t7<;. A cu;jccj;opat;. B Trpo; TJt.; ou(j.- 
iopac. 

(12) UpayftdTur. A, B Ttov 7:paY(Jt. 

(K')) •i>c Ttir. A. B Cizzt t6v. 

(14) npuatpF.rixd. A, B xa'i 7:poaip. 

{\h) TCjv 1^'. B Ta TiTv ci. 

(I(i) KaTF.CJ<i'ic(h]. KaT£7X£ua-0ai. 

(17) 'Ek dvrtijt. A,B Ei; 6uva;ji. 

(18) "Ar. B i£i. 

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(21) nciovitircv. A , B 7:oiou uivr . 

(i-1) -Ey tTi. A, B £7:1 Trj. 

(2")) \v£,arcjtgrt,n-. A a'J|o(tivo)v. 

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(25) Ti:> Sf riT). B Tto -tTieE. 

(2!)) 'Eyxa^laptlFrrnt:.' k, B ExxaflapOivTa;. 

(r>0) 'Jlyt/.TijiiFror. \ in maiginc iYa7:o)(i£vou{, 
B in icxlii eoilem iiiodo. 

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lalem ciini simili possimiis concilinvi:UfjUproiijmigi. A fiiiC^ti?!?, l'-'''fi~ -o^i-zd aot dcT 
Q;iO(l si aliqiia tibi cliani ad lioc corpus aflcclio csl, 
ei aiigit le ac niale liabet, quod liisjungeris ab eo 
qiiod diligis, iic lioc qiiideiii spcm libi adiniat. 
'Vidobis cnim corporeum boc amiculum, quod iiuiic 
niorle dissoiutum fuerit, ex iisdem rursus contexi 
atque componi, non hac crassa gravique tcxtura, 
sed ad aeriam tcnuilatcm atqiie sublilitnlcm filo 
reconcinnalo nlqiic rcrcclo, ut cl adsit libi qiiod 
«liligis, ct iii ineliori alqiie ainabili iiiagis piiicliri- 
tudine denuo restitu:'.tiir. — G. Ac videtur, inquam , 
ex serie atque contiiuKitioiic dicionim nobis doclriiia 
rcsurrcclioiiis quod:iminodo inoiationcm iricpsisse. 
dc qiia inibi non diibilandiim qiiidcm esse vidctiir, 
quin vera et ex doctrina Scripturarum crcdibilis et 



lOS 

TtSo? Sj-ai (")!). 
"OdEt (52) -jap TouTo "zb ao)[iaTix'jv TiEpifiO.aiov %hv 
vuv (o5) 5taXu0kv tw Oavatw ex twv auTtiiv ndXiv 
^u9aiv(5[J.£vov, ou xaTi Tr,v Ta/U|xepT[ TauTijv xa'i 
Papitav xaTa(ix:ui]v , d.lV i^zX ifi XsTiTOTepiiv TS xa\ 
d;p(oSis [xsTaxXwrOivToc tou vr][jiaTo; (5-5), wijte aoc 
xa\ TiapiTvai Tb lif arw^jievov , xa\ ev (i[j.E!vovt xa\ 
ipa(j(xtwTlp(p xdXXet (55) TrdXiv dTTOxaOIiTTadOat. 
— r. 'AXX' loiy.i TM^ , eTtiov , i^ dxoXouOta.; ■([[Jitv t4 
6(5y[jta Tri; dva3Tdi:io;i7:£tTEXT]Xu06jat (5()) t'o Uyot, 
[iot SoxEi ESst\ (57) 4Xin,0k; [jikv xaV TttST^v Ix TTjjTtov 
rpacpiTiv StSauxaXta?, iva [jtr] d[xtpt6dXXT) (58) • iitEt- 
07] (50) TM^ •?] daOiVEta t?,? dvOpioTrtvr]; StavoEa?, Toi? 
XdjpTjTot; (40) ^[Jtiv XoYt(j[jtotc, [jidXXov Tipi; TotauTTjV 

(il) 7:(lTtV ETTtTTT^pijETat, XaXcO^ dv 't/f"- I^l^' tOUTO 



■ explorala sit; sed qiioniam linnianfe mcnlis inlir- R t6 [Jtipo? 7:apa8pa(j.etv dOetbptiTov. Ti ouv xp^ XlyEtv, 
mitns ralionibiis, qiias capcrc possinnis, magis ■::Epi(jx£t;-(.b[xEOa (42). 

qiiodammodo ad liujiismodi :fliquid credendiiin conlirmatur, liaud alicnum fueril, ne hanc quidem parleca 
indiscussam el inexplicatam praeterire.Quid igilur dicere oporteat, videamus. 



M. Ac ina^'isira : Oiii a nostia quidem , inquit, 
pbiloso|iliia alicni sunt, in diversis opinionibus 
alius aliter cx parte quadain dc rcsurreclione 
doctrinam atligenint, nec plane cnm nostris sen- 
licntes, nec ponitus ab cjiismodi spe aberran- 
lcs. Nam nonnulli qiiiilcm reni communicando 
contuinclia alllciunt, ac dclioncslant humaniim gc- 
nus, canidein aiiiniam ccnsentes inviccm tnm ho- 
minis, lum ralione carenlis, ac bruti fieri asi- 
•nialis , alia post alia siibindc corpora inihiciitcioi, Q 
et :id id quod pUiieat seinper iranseiintcm, vcl 
volaiile, vcl aqiiatile, vel lerrestrc animal post 
hoiniiiem (icii , ae rursus ab liis ad huinaiiaiiN 
rcdire naturam. Alii vero etiam ad frntices ejus- 
iiiodi drlirainciiluin cxtcndunt , ul ctiani arbo- 
reaiii ac ligncani ci viiam convcnieiitem alque 
acconiniodalam esse putciit. Noninillis vcro lioc so- 
liini videtur, vidcliccl quod ex liomine semper 
alium hominein invieem sumat , et per easdcm 
oiiiiii lcmpnre liiiniana vila cxigatur alque rcga- 
lur : cum nunc quidcin in liis , rursus ilcm iii 
aliis c.-edem in perpetuuin animx sint. Nos au- 
teiii commodissimum esse censemiis , ut ab cc- 
clesiasiieis senteniiis atque dccrctis cxordientes, 
iisqiie qiiasi fiiiiihiinenlis nixi , taiitiim dun- " 
laxat de oirmionibus eoriim , qiii li;cc philosophico 
more Iractavcrunt , .accipiamus , quanliim satis 
sit ad deinoiistraiuUim cos aliiiiio niodo convenire 



M. Ko\ ^ StSdsxaXo? , Ot (jtkv E?o) , t?T,T> , tt,? xcO" 
^liS^ tpiXosocpta? ^v otacf)(5pot? OraXf/^Eatv, ftXXoj 4A- 
X(oj(15)[x^pEt(-U)TtvlTouxaTdTr]vdvdcjTajtvE-.fTit^avT'> 
SoYjJiaTO;, oOte 5t' dxpi6sta?T0tj -fj^iLeT^pot? (juvevE);0^v- 
Te;, o6te ridvTi] tt]? TOcabTTji; ditocr^aXlvTEi; eXi:!So?. 
Ttvk; [Jtkv fdp u6p!.^ouc:t tt] xotvcS-rjTtTO dvOpcorctvov, 
Tf,v auTT]v dvd [J.cpo; dvOp(o-::ou te xa\ dXcJYou '^'•J-/Ty 
StoptC^^lXEVot YlvEuOai, [XETEvSuo[jEvr]V Td c;(')[jaTa, xaV 
T.ph^ T?) dplaxov dE\ [jiETa6atvouaav, i^ T^TTjViv, i^ Ev- 
uSpov, r) y_zrjzy.'.6'i Tt CtJJov Ytvo[iivT,v [xzzk t?iv 5v- 
Optozov, xa't vTaXtv «7:5 tout^jv rp5; Trjv dvOp(07:!vr;v 
e7:av!cvat tauatv. "ETEpot Sl (x^XP' '^'"■'^ Odjjvtov t^v 
TotouTOv J.TJpov ^XTEtvouatv, il)? xa\ t5v |uX(ijSr] p!ov 
ouTi] xaTdXXr]X5v te xa\ otxEiov vo^jtt^Etv. Tot^ 6k 
TouTO Soxet (idvov t5 k^ dvOpti)7:ou (45) 'dTepov SvOp to- 
7:ov dE't (ieTaXa[j.6dv£iv, xal Sid twv auTwv 7:dvT0Te 
t5v dvOptoT^tvov Ste^dfEaOat piov, vuv [Jt^v Iv TouTOt?, 
7:dXtv Sc (40) iv iT^pot; tuv ouTtlJv cjjuxtiiv tU '5 Str]v£- 
xk? ytvo^j^viov. 'H[jteig Ss xaXtJJ? ex^''' tfa[j.kv, Ix Ttov 
ixxXriatacJTtxtiJv Soi-C-dTtov 6p(Ji(i)[Jt£vot, ToaouTOv r.a- 
paSEcaaOat y.6w/ tiov TotauTO r:EcfiiXojot^T,xoTtjiv, otov 
au[jt(ptiJVOuvTa? auTou; Tpo7:ov Ttvd SEtJat TtpTrijdva- 
(iTdaEd); 0(5i'[;.aTi. T5 vdp XeyEtv auTOu? 7:dXtv Tt3'cv 
(47) £7;Etaxp!vEaOai Si-cijaaiv (48) (jETd ti]v (40) a->, 
TOUTOu (.''iO) otdXuoiv TTjV c^uxr]V, cu X!av d7:;dSEt t?,-: 
EX7:tJo[JEVT,; fi[jtv dva6tti)a£toE, OTt (31) ydp fijjteTEpo^ 
XtSyo? exTtlv tou xiSa^Jtou aTOixEitov, vuv ts xa\ eiaau- 
Ot; t5 a(o[j.a ti[j.wv auv!aTaaOat Xiyzi, xa't toTj £|co- 



I {51 ) 'Eczui. A, n 'eaTco. 

! (.52) •'0-^'ei. B 5'i.-n. 

i (55) Ti)rrTn\ B to vuv. 

(54) Tou ri)^uizcq. B tou vOTi(jaxo?. 

(.5.j) Kdl.Ui. B Tto xd).X£t. 

(50) .EneKjE.lii.lvOivai. B iTtetoXXuOevat. 

(57) 'I£i-7r. B oeiv. 

(58) "Ira /if| dji:pi€d2Ari. A elvot (sic et Bj 
dixcfiCdXXetv. 

(50) '/i.-Tsc^;'). A,B ezetSt] Se. 

(•VO; Xu}lil]Z07(;. A /WpT,TlXO!C. 

(41) Touwz-i\r. B Trjv TOtauTr,v. 



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(42) nepicrxtf'. A, B iTttaxetj/tS^jieOo. 

(45) "\Xli>ic:. B dXXto. 

(44) Mepei. A Iv [XEpsi. 

(4.^) '/•;^ drf)p(!}j:cv. A £| dvOp. 

(4(i) nd.lir fe. A 7:dXtv vuv Se. 

(47) Ila.lir ZKjir. A TciXiv auTTJv Tiaiv. 

'48) Adyjiainr. A, I! a(lj[jaaiv. 



7:aVT0TE. 



(49) Mezii Ti\r. A in textii : MeTi Tr]v dTro toutciiv 
ItdXuatv TT]v (iuxriv X!av dr^dOEf in iiiargiiie , xou 



aii)[JiaTO? otd^£u|iv ou X!av d7:iOEt. 

(50) Tovrov. 15 toutcov. 

(51) "Ozi. A, BoTE. 



109 l.E ANIM\ Ki UESUIIULCTIOM:. «10 

eEvcbliovSoxEi. OuYip(52)(SAXTivTtv3!TOuatJjjiaTo; A c>"" iloctniu icsuireclionis. N:un (iiioj diciinl , 
4ilivof,(i£t? (53) (fujiv E|w XTii 8po[iT,; (31) xtiv aiot- aniinam pnsKiii \in a corporc ilisjiiiicla fiicril , rui- 
XEtwv. Atacfipci Sk Totiouxov, otov ^p' fnitov [ji^v x4 siis pciielraro, ct insiniiarc se in alitina coi pora . 
a\)-hUyis(iai-£/.ivTZip\-.riv^'jX^^-j(''>5)z-Jli-ri-!mrs(i3.'. lion adinoduni (lisciep:it ali ca quam spciaiiin.^ 



(i(o[jia, ixxtov auxtov axoix^ttuv Juvapao^oiAcvov kv.d- 
vou; il or£sOai 7:p^?a).Aa xtvi (jto[jiaxa J.oytxa x; xal 
4XoYa, xal iivotjOr,xa xJjv '^u-jfy^ xaxanlTiTStv (5G) • 
oT? xb [Ji.iv ex xtov xou xi3[jiou [jt^ptov Etvai x^v au- 
dxaatv 6[jio).oY£txat, Siaytovit 5'z xi [jit; £x xtov auxtov 
otEaOat Ttljv xax' apx^? i^"^) -'' ~fl ^'-^ oipy.hi JtoTJ xrj 
(j/uxli Tipoatpuivxtjov. OuxoiJv xi p.iv [ji.7) l|w xou £ixi- 
Tos elvat xb 7:aXtv Ttjv tf-uxTlv ev ato[jiaxi (S8) Y'v£- 



rcsurreclionc, ()iioiiiain ct iiostra (iiio(iiie s(ii|ilnra 
dicit, c\ clcineiilis imiiuli ct niinc coiislaie iio- 
slruni corpus , ct iii poslcriini cnnllalnin ct con- 
slitntnin iri : ct idcin cxleriiis pliilosopliis placel. 
Non ciiiin aliunde conll^iri corpiis cxcogitare pos- 
siiit, (|iiain e\ conciirsii cleniciiloruiii. l)i(!ercn- 
lia antem et conlrnversia in eo c(Misislit qnod 
a nobis quidem dicilur , idcni riirsus circa ani- 



lOat, Tiapa xri; =|to ^iXoaoyta; [jii[jtapxupTiaOtu • xi mam eaindcin coiicrcscere corpiis, qiiod rx iis- 
6j ajuixaxov xoO iy.Ehhiv o6xix3.zo; (')'j) xaipb^ Sv dcni elonieiilis cocal ct coiiciniicliir ; illi vcro 
efT) OiaaxopriiaaGat (00), xa\ ot' auxf,; Si (01) xr,? putant , ad alia qiiKilain corpnra, liim ratione 
xaxi x6 cOXoYov ctvaxuTrxoujTi; fiy.Xv axoXouO:a;,9a- U praidila, tnin ralioiiis alquc adeo sensiis cxpertia 
vsptoTat ^aStto; lax\ (02) Suvaxiv xriv liXi^OEtav. animam rcdigi alquc Iransire : qn» qiiidcin cor- 

piira qiiiii c\ parlilius iniiiidi conncntnr noii diiliilatur, ncc do ea rc cniitrnvcrsia est ; sed in eo 
disscnsin cst, qiiod illi noii inUanl cx iisdeni p;Mtibus ca condari qu.t! parlcs ab iiiilio in cariia- 
li \ila aniinx' adlixserant. trgo veri quidcin noii absimilc cssc qiiod aniina riirsiis iii corpnre e\- 
sislai, cxteiiKic pliilosoplii;^ tcsliinonio comprobatum csto. Qiiod autein corum dnclrina coiisi- 
slero non possil, tenipestiviini fnerit dispiccrc , atque por cam qna; ex recta ralioiie nobis ex- 
sislit conseqiicntiaiii , qnoad ejus licri potcst , oslcndcrc ac dcclarare vcril;iteiii. 

Tf; ouv 6 T.E.(A xouxtov Xfjvo; ; 0! itp'); otaYOpou; Qii.wiam igiliir liiscc do rcbiis oralio csl ? Qiii- 

(fuast; XT)V ({/uxtiv [jtixotxS^ovxs; , auax^tv (0")) [xot 
Soxou Jt xi; TTi; tpuacto; iStoxiQxa; • xa't uavxa xP'', 
(Sl) xaxa[jitYvuEtv x£ xa^l avacfupstv Ttp?); SXXT|Xa, xh 



bus ad diveisas naturas aiiiinaiii Iraiisire alqiio 
migrare placet, lii niilii proprietates iialiii;e cnn- 
fuiidere videiiHir ; oniiicsquc rcs inler scse coii- 



fiXoYov, x6 XoYixV/, x6 aiaOr,xtx?vv (05) , xi avaiiOr,- rnndore atqiie coiiiiiiisci^re, ratione carcns, rationc 



Tov • E'i'-£p £V a>,XT)Xotc xauxa ^''■'otxo, [irfii xivt (00) 
tfuaEio; ElpiJttp 'xaxa xb (i[jiExa-xtoxov a.iz' aXXr,Xtov 
5taJxoix'-~o;jt£va (07). Th '{iip -'rv auxi^v iJ/uxtjvXeye'-'^ 
vuv [icV XoYtxTiv x£ xal otavorxixr,v, Sti xf,; xotaaOE 
xo'j ato;jtaxo; TOptfioXr,; y''''^''^' ' 'taXiv Sk [xsxit xdiv 
ipTCExtov tftoXEUEiv (68), t) xot; opvEot; auvaYE).d^E- 
aOai, i^ dxOoc;op£tv, t) aa./^xoSopEtv, ^ ur:o6puxtov 
itvat, t) xa't rzph; ■zh dvatiOr^xov [jiExa-;'-xEtv, ^t^ou- 
[ji£vr,v X£ xa\ d-oo£v5,oou[.tEVTjV, xa't xXdStov zy.'fj- 
aei; (00) dvaCXaaxdvouaav, xa\ ev xo'Jxot; f^ SvOo;, 
r, dxdvOr|V (70),T)Tpi59t[jiivxt tfUO[jiEVT)v,ii 5TiXr,XT;ptov, 
o'J5£V 'exEpiv eaxtv, f^ xauxJiv TjYEtaOat xd r.dvxa, xal 
(jLtav EV xot; ouatv eTvat xt]V (71) tj'Jatv bi auYX£xu[jti- 
vTi xtv\ xa\ dot xxp!x(o xoivojvfa TtE^upj/^/riv (72), ;j:r,OE- 



pra:diluin, scnsn priEdilnm, seiisn caicns; siqui- 
(leni lijee invicem aliiid in alio sinl, iiiillo ii;itu- 
rx (]nasi carcire ct elausiro iiiiiiiniabiliier ;iUe- 
ruin ab altero dircmpla. Nain caiiulcin aniniaiii 
dicere iiunc quidem ct lalione el intelligenii:i 
atque cogilandi vi prteditain, per lalem qiieiiulani 
corporis amictnm fieri ; rursnin vcio eiiiii repii- 
libiis iii cavcrnis bitilaro , aut ciim avicnlis coii- 
grcgari, ant sarcinas gestare , aut crudis cariii- 
luis vcsci, aiit siibmersam esse, aut <^liam in scnsii 
carentem natiiram degencrare , ut vd radicos 
agal, vel arbor cvadat, raninrnmque germina pro- 
diicai, et in liis vel flns, vel spina, vcl aliqiiid 
niitricndi vi piaililum , vel iioxiiim fiat atqiio 



[jtta;i5tSxr,xocxi EXEpov xou ix£,oou ditoxptvo'JaTi; . '0 £) evadat, nihil aliud est, nisi nninia idcm c:<so pii- 
■; ip Xeyojv xb a'jx!) £v ■::avx"t ^'"■'^oOat, 0'j6sv 'EXEpov, lare , unainquc in rebiis iiniversis csse iialuram , 
15 £v etvai xd Ttdvxa pouXExat, XTJ; i;jt'.f atvojjiEvr,; Sta- inconfusa qnadain et indisrincta atqiie iiuliscreta 
(fopa; xot; ouatv o'JO£v Ttp?/; (77)) £7:ijjti;t'av xtov dxot- coninHininne scciiin cniiimislam , niilla prnprie- 
v(ji)vf,X(uv E[ji7:oStJo'Jar,; • (o; a.vi.yy.T^'1 E'iva'., xav xt tate allcrnm ;ib allcro scrcrncnlc. Qiii eiiiindi- 
xdiv 'oC^jXtov, xa\ aapxoCijpiov (74) 0:dar,xai, djji/jjU- cit idcin in univoisa iiatura rcinm fiori , iiiliil 



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(52) Ov ydf. B ou ^dp dv. 

(53) 'E:iiro)]<isi(:. A, 15 E7:tvof,aat£V. 
(51) Apoinfc. R auvSpojj.f,;. 

(vi^) >/'('/;'/>'. R auxT)v ({.uxf.v. 

(50) KaTiintn.TEir. A, R [jiExa7:i7:xE:v. 

(57) K(tz' <(f>x<'C- '^ >'-^^- "'^3tx' dpx. 

(5.S) XMfiazi. A xio aii'j[(.axi. 

(.5!l) 'Exfirioy Et^yjinzcr. jV, B -xax" auxou; 00Y[Jt. 

(0(1) Aiacrieop.TlCdirOKi. A, B otaaxo7:faaa()a:. 

(01) AL Delel A,B. 

(0-2) 'PiTt.SUor itrri. A to; kt!x(„ 

(05) Svcrye7i\ B cjvyhvj. A JUY/Etv. 

(lll) ndrza yj i\. B 7:avxj.7Ti, A iii loxlii Trivxa 



Xpf](j:axa, in margine 7:dvxa xA t5tto[jiaxa. 

(05) A.l(rOi\zixcr. B aiaOriX^iv. 

(00) il/rji?^ ztrt. A, B p.r,0Evi xt. 

(07) Atuc~rtyt!ynsra.\,Vi otaxEtxtWjJ.Eva. 

((iS) <hio.levt:tv. A in niar;;iiio £;j.'.ftoXeu£tv. 

(00) 'EH^vi-ett;. B £[jtci;u3Et;. 

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(71'i Eh-(n Ti]r. Elva: delet A. 

(72) Kotroiriti !ts(p. A, B xotvjxrix: 7:pi; JauTi^v 
7:£cfup;j.:vr|V. B au[i7:E(j;up[jt£vr,v. 

(75) llj cx. B Ttpo; xf)v. 

(7i) Kti} ciij.'Kv€, B 7J aapxoS, 



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S. GREGORd NYSSENI 



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aUiiit, quam oninia unmn cssc viill , ea qux in A ''OV vojjii^siv lauxw xa'i ouyyevs? tb tpaiv(5[x;vov, 



rci)i!s miiversis apparnt (lilTcrenlia nnllo moilo 
eaiiim rernm, qiiibus inler se nwlla comnmnio esl, 
permislioncm impediente , ul necessc sil , nl 
cliamsi aliquam bostiam venenaiam cl cari:ivo- 
ram videat, sui gencris alque cognaliim silii pii- 
tel i(l, quod videtiir', neque cicuiam quidcm is 
lanquam alienam a sua nalura aspiciet_ : si qui- 



OLiok ih x(iJV3tov 6 ToioiJio; d); aX\6-zpiov tti? tSiai 
SdsTai (75) 9utT£iof • £i'TOp p),£i:oi xa\ kv <fjzoXg zh 
dvOpiuTttvov • aiy o\iol Trpbc "UTbv dvu-(5::-:(o; e^ct 
T^v pixpuv tJiv £7:1 TTi xp--? "^l? ff^JTJ? Y-f^PT'"^!*-'''^^' 
Ka\ Y^ip y.a\ auT?); (70) tuv (fuoijidvcov eoTtv • (fUTi 
os ■f)[xtv xa\ t4 twv aj-axuojv Y^vvTjjjtaTa, 6t' tLv Tps-> 
(jxSjjisOa. 



dem ciiam in plantis ccrnit bunianam naiuram, ac ne tali quidcm suspicione dc ipso rarcmo ca- 
rcliit , qui racemiis ad usiiin vil;e prodncilur. Eteiiim is quoque dc genere gerniinum, stirpii;m 
ac planlarnm cx terra cnascentinm aique piovenientiuin esl ; gerniina aulem eliam nobis sunl 
fnigcs spicarum , quibiis nulrimur. 

Quomodoigiliirfalcem adinovcliitspicis secandis? ndi? ouviita^etTijv opsrivriv (77) aiTaxutov Toptii ; 

Qiiomodo itcm exprimel raccmuni, aut ex arvo spi- iiws 8k dTioOXtij/st t?>v §(5xpuv, t) dvopu|£t tyj? dpou- 
nain cUodiet, ant florem decerpct, aut avcs vcnabi- pa? ttjv axavOav, i^ xh fivGo? SpftJ/st (78), t^ Oripsuici 
liir, aut cx lignis rogum accendel, cum inccrlnm g tou? fipviGa?, ^ a.TA ^uXtov dvaxauisi 7:up4v, aoTjXov 
sit anne cognnlis, aut parcnlibns, aut popiilaribiis ov et (jly^ xaTi auYYEvtov, t) TpoY<5vtov, i^ itiocfu/.tov. 



niaiius aBeraiitur, cl pcr eornm corpus vel ignis 
accendalur, vi;l crater tempcrcliir, ve! cibus parelur ? 
Nam si quis pnlct aiiiin;im bominis pcr uiuimqnod- 
que liorum planiain vel aniinal fieri, ac niilla appn- 
sila essc signaquibus notelnr qualis qiiidem sit cx 
liomine planta vcl animal, qualeilem id quod alilcr 
facium sit, adversus omnia pariler ct eodem mo- 
do, qui ejusmodi persuasioucm prKceperit, alTeclus 
ct animatus erit , ul etiam necessario, vel adversus 
cos quoqiie qui in rcrnm natura vivunt homines, 
asper ct imniilis sit, aul siquidem natura advcrsiis 
propinquos et popularcs ad liunianilaiem propcnsus 
el intlinalus csl, codein modo adversus oiuiie ani- 



f) xs"'? tfipsxat, xa't otd Toij CT(0|jLaTO? auxdiv f^zh nup 
dvdTiTcxat, r, 6 xpaTr)p xtpvixTat (79), t] t) Tpotfi) 
TcapacxeudJsTat ; 'th ^dp otejOat 5t' ixdjxou toutiov 
Tr.v (J/uxTjv Tou dvOpto-ou ^'tvesOat (fuxbv i^ ^tjjov, aT]- 
[xsta ok [ii) £7:f/.ctiOat, ttoiov ylv zh t^ dvOptoTTOU 

^Uliv t) ^tOOV, TTOtOV (80) Oc T?» IxSptO? "(VjilXE^O'/, 

fzphi; -dvxa xaxd zh Tc7ov 6 tt) xotauTT) (81) Trpoet- 
Xr,[jt|j.£vo; u7:oAr,'i£t StaT^OrjSS-a:, tjj xaT" (82) dvdY- 
•A-i\-j, i) xa\ xax' auTtov Ttov ev tt) (puist JtiiVTtov 
dvOptorrtov d^iTivto; t-yEi-j, f^ sirap £7t\ twv 6[jio(()uX(jjv 
T.phg (fitXavOp(07itav'cX tpuuto; piiiot., 6[Jtottos aiJTbv 
otaxcijGat izph^ 7iav £[ji4''-'X°''') ^^^ ^v ipTiSTOt; (85), 
xav £v Or,p!ot; Tuxof dXXd xdv £v uXt) oivopov yiv£- 
malum alTcctus sit, sivc id inter rcplilia, sive inler C xai (8i), o-cbhoyiJ.a touto 7:apaSc^d[X£vo5, Srj^iov dv- 

OpioTtiov Ta Ssvopa otr)S£Tai (83). Tt; ouv6 TotouTO? (86) 
pto? i] Txpoi 7:dvTa £uXa6to; 5id zh ^[jLti^uXov, i) y.a\ 
7:po; TOu? dvOptOTtou; dTtrjvto? Sid Ti)v £7:'t Ttliv dXXtov 
dota^optav 'iyovzoi; Ouxouv d7:(iSXr,To; ^x Ttov Etpr)- 
[jtivtov 6 TOtoiJTo? dv eIt) t.o^oc, 7:oXX(ov 5ca\ dXXiov t^; 
Totau-r,? ij[Jia? u7:oXif)(i£to? xaTd th euXoyov i.r.3iy6-j- 
Tiov. "Hxousa Ydp Tiv TOiaijTa SoY|xaTtf(5vT(ov, oTt 
lOvr) Ttvd T(ov duxfov dTTOTtOsTai (87) cv iSia^ouari 
Ttv\ (88) 7:oXtT£ia 7:p?j? xijv (89) Iv (swy.a-:i ?ojr)v (nO) 

piOTEUOVTa (91), EV T(j) X£7rrtj> T£ Xa't £UXlVT)Ttp Tf,5 

(fuscioj iauTOJv (92) Trj Toij TtavT?)? au[Ji7:£ptTroXouv- 
TOs (03) otvr^CEt, por.fi oi Ttvt Tr) 7:p?i; xaxiav 7:t£- 
p&j4(5oou3a? (Oi) Td; liuxdc ev ctojjiaTt (Ori) Y'V£crOat' 
7:ptJJT0v y.hj dvOpto^^otj (9G), elG' ouTtof 6iJ tt)? r.ph; ■ 



feras fuerit : quinetiain si in silvam arborum per- 
vcncrilis qui hanc doclrinam aniplexus sit, cociiim 
aKiue convcnluui boininum arboics cxisiiinabit. 
QuKuam crgo vit;e ratio cst cjiis qiii vcl advcrsiis 
omnia piopter nccessitudinem ac propinquilatcm 
quam subesse pulet piiis, officiosus ac sollicilus, vd 
eiiam adversus homines, propterea qiiod iuter cos 
CKlciasque res niliil interesse exislimet, asper, im- 
niilis, inliumaiius ct inofficiosus sit? Ergo, ut ex 
jamdictis apparcl, rejicienda fuerit ejusmodioralio 
alque doclrina, rnuUis etiam aliis rebus baud iin- 
nicrilo nos abducentibiis ali Iiiijusmodi opiuione. 
Nani aiuiivi ex iis qni talia Iradnnt, qiiod iialiones 
qiiasdam animariim essc ponanl in pcculiari (jua- 
(lam civilate, anicqnam ad corpoream vitam deve- 
nianl, vivcnles : qu;e in tcnui atquc agili sua iiatura 
iina cum revoliuioii:' alfiiieconverslonc universitalis 



(7a) "Oi''«ra(. A in margine oi'£Ta: 

(76) /u/t avTvr. A, B v.'X'. o'JTOC. 

(77) lpe:tdyi}r. A, B tt) t(ov. 
^78) ifs^-ei. A, B 6p£'i£Tat. 
(79/ Kifjra-ai. A, B xtp^jaxat. 

(80) IloJor. A 'ETSpov ysvo;j.£vov, 
p'j)C Ysv^lJisvov. 

(81) Trj zoMuTtt. Tij delel B. 

(82) 'Qc naz". A ib; xa't xax". 

(85) Attr iv (■f.iercli^. Dolcl li. 
(84) rireTai. I! Y^vrjTai. 

(8oj OWicetai. A o!r,0f,5£Ta:. 

(86) TotCVZi.r. A T0'j T010'JT0U. 



D 



:otov l'i \h cTc' 



Td dXoYa Ttov 7:aOtov 6[xtXta?, [xz-zk tou (97) dvOpio- 
7:i";ou piou £Y"X(opr)ctv (98) d7:oxTTivo'J(iOat, xdx£TO;v 
[jtixpt Tf)C (puitxf)? TauTT].; xa\ dvatuOr^TOu xaTo:::- 

(87) 'AaoziOezat. X B u7:OT:0EVTat. 

(88) TivL B T?,. 

(89) f!pc(; zi'ir. B Tzph T^c. 

(90) 'i.'*" (TO)jiaTi ^(0)(r. A ev a(o[j.aci C(')?c, B sv 
s('j[jiaTt C())f,?. 

(91) Biozsiorzn. A iii margine l[ji6toT£'JovTa. 

(92) 'Eavzuir. A a'jTtov. " 

(93) I!vj.ijiepixo.lovrzoQ. A B (jU[j.7:cp:7:oXo'JvTai. 
(9-4) nzspcppoovcraq. B 7:T£po^iuo'Jaa?. 

(95) 2!(hfiazi. B. (j(b[jia<it. 

(96) 'AvOfdi.^oii;. B dvOpoj7::votc. 

(97) Mez^i zov. A [JtsTd t-()v ex to'j. B [i£Td xijv tou. 

(98) 'Eyympnpir. \ B cxxtbpr,3tv. 



1J5 DE ANIMA ET lUilSLRHIXTIOMi HV 

TVTEiv Cw^i^i i^i '^ '^l (fJss.1. ItTixhv xa\ euxivTjirov, A vageiiUir alquc oberrcul, propcnsionc vero (luinlaiii 

ins.p e5t\v f) t^uxr], iipojrov (Jikv ijxCptO^; ts xai ad viliiiiu aUiucnfquiliaui.quasi dediienliljus pciiiiis 

xaxiocpspi; Y''^-'^°" '^°'? dvOpomtvot^ uibfiasi 6ii aninias iiUia eorpora recliyi, pi iiiiuni quiileiii liuma- 

xaxia? Eiioixifijjtsvov el-a t^? XoyixTJj SuvajAstj); iia, tlcindc eoJeiii inodo propler consueludiiieni ra- 

d7:o3f)£jO;;ar,; Tot? 0)070;; jjjLCtoxsuciv • exsiOEV Sk lione caicnliuiii alleeluuin ae peilurbationiiin, posl- 

xat 'Tii TotaJTr); (9'Jj xwv aiiOr;a£tov jtapiTO; dcpai- quani c vila liuniana cxcesserinl, in pecora doije- 

psOeliT]?, T^v dvaijOriTov xautrjv Cwtjv tijv iv tfjtoi!? nerare, at()ue iiide usquc ad Ijaiie planiaruni scnsu- 

u.:-:a),a,a6dv£tv • d7i6 Touxou 5^ 7:dXiv oti tuiv auTwv quo carenleni vilani dclabi, iideo ul iialura leiiiic 

dvtivai [iaOjAtliv, xalTTpb; oupdvtov (1) x'"'')pov iiroxaO- alque agilc, sieul aniiiia est, piiiiiuin qiiidein poii- 

'tiTasOai. deiosniii ae denrsum vergcMis cHiiMaiur iii for|ioi.i 
liumana piopler viliiim aiqiie iioiiiiiliam iininigrans : deinde ratioiie pr;cdita vi cxslincla, in ratioiic 
carenlibus vilam degere ; illiiic vcro scnsuuin qiioque doiio adoiiiplo lianc plaiitaniiii vilaiii, (|ii;c 
seiisiis e\pcrs cst, invicciii suscipcrc, ac puslca lursiis pcr cosdeiii gradus ascendcre, el reslitui iii 
locuin co;lesteiii. 

T6 6s TotouTOV 5(5Y(jta toi; Y.a.\ (jtsTpiw? •/pivetv B Atijuc ejusmodi doctrina ab iis qni vcl n;(;dio- 

iiT£ix£[jt[ji£vot; auTtSOev iXi-j-xsTst, piT,o:[Jtiav 2xstv(2) criter exereilato judicio fucrint, ex seipsa facile 

ev iauToT; {i') ^-datv. Ei yoip di:6 ttic oupaviac C<"ii? dcprehenditur, nullum in scsc stabile firniaineiiluiii 

5ti xazia; (5) stcI t?,v ^•Adioi-) ^iov <) cJ/uxt] xaTaiu- lialiere. Nain si a coclcsli vila proi>ler viliiiiii et 

psTai, dr^TouTou 5c TrdXtv 5t'dp£TT,; cm tJiv oupdviov neiiiiitiam ad ligncaiii vitam aiiiina detraliiliir ; ali 

dtvaTpixet, supfoxeTat 6 XcSYosauToJv d-optov, Tt (l) ca vcro rursus proplcr virlutcm ad cffilestcm rc- 

7ipoTt(i(>Tepov oloTat (5), etTS tt]v §uXivT]v, ctTs tijv curiit, reiicritnr coruni oralio diibitare qiiid prse- 

oupaviav i^ijj^v. KuxXo? i-dp Ti; esTt 5ti twv 6[jtot'(ov slabilius, inagisfiiie pr;efcren(luiii putet, ligneamse 

T:£pf/(opiuv, at\ TTi? ti-uy.Ti,-, ev ip-ep dv fi, diTaTou- aii coelestcm \itam. Circiiitiis eniiii el qiiasi oibis 

OT,?. El yip ex ttjs dtJtj.u.dTou Ciot].; Tzpbi ttjv atop.a- quidam cst,qui per sunilia pcragiluralijue confieilui 

ttxTjv dva-ii:T£t (G), xa\ ex TauTTii; irpi); tijv dvai- animasemper, ubicunque fuerit, nulliim (irinunicer- 

gOiitov- exetOev 5j raXtv T:pb; ttjv (7) datbt/aTov tuinqiie consistcndi loeuiii babeiile. N;im si ex iiicor- 

dvaTpJ/.et, ouokv eTepov i] dotdxptTo; xaxiov xz xat poroa vilaadcorpoicamdelabitiir,elexillaadcaiii(|u;c 

licj-aOtov (ju-cxucrt; Tzapk Tot; TauTa 5o-c[j;aTiCouc;tv sensu carot; itemiiucillinc rursiisad incoriidream re- 

UT:ovo;tTat. OuTe yip ■>] oupavia ota-c^oyT] iv Tto [jiay.a- currit, niliil aliiid iiifi iii Jistincta atque indiscreta tum 
ptatito Staijtivet, Ei'7:zp xaxia Ttliv exet ftivTtov (S) C nialorum lum bonorum conlusio abiis.qui ha;c Ira- 

xaOd-TSTat (9) • otiTe -i ^uXa tt,; docTT]; A[jtoipf|- Jnnt, fiiigilur ct existimatur. Neque eiiim coelcstis 

tJ3t (10), e;-£p evTeuOev [j.£v ei^t t?i dYaObv -aXtv ■ vila iii beatitudine permancbit, siquidem viliositas 

5oo[Jt£tv otovTat tT]V 4'UX'l'''' ^'<£'9s''' 5£ tou -/.aTi xa- iUic viventes invadit : neiiiic ligiia ac bti|>ilcs vir- 

xiav dvipx£:rOat (II). Et yip ^v "^V oupavto (12) f^ lutis cxpertes erunt, siquidcm hinc ad boiiiim reciii- 

(J,uxTl (iu[j.7::pt-oXouja ttj xaxtix cu[jn:X£xeTa;, xa\ rere, iUinc vero viliosaj vit-oi iniliiini siiiiiore ani- 

5;i TauTT,; £-"t Tbv uXtoSr] xaOeXxuaOstaa §iov, dv- niam putant. Nain si auiina,qiia!una cunuoelo vcrsa- 

luOeiTat iriXtv *vt£uO£v e-t:\ ttjv ev u-|£t 5taYtoYT]V • liir cniii vitio aique nequiliaconfliotatur, ac |>ropL'?r 

Koa -h S(jraaXtv T^ap' ixeivtuv xaTaa-xeudCeTat, t^ tt]v viiiositateni ad matcrialcni ac silvcstrem vitain detrusa 

(jiW uXf/.T]v stoT]v •/.axia; elvai xdOaptitv (15), tt]v rursushincsubvebitur.ul vitani degalin sublinii: res 

Zk dT^XavTJ -r^epttfopiv xa-/.(iv dp/TjVj xalatTiav Tat; niinirum invcrsa ab iUis asseritur atque aiririiiatur^ 

^u-/at; yiveiOat, £;-£p ivTEuOev (14) ot' dpETT]; ■r.-zz- nemiJC ([iiod nialcrialis quidcin vila viliosit.Uis expia- 

pov-uT]5aiat (j.£T£topo7:opo0cTtv (lo), £X£tO£v (10) 5£ iriecm vini contineal : stellarum vero inerraiitium 

oti xaxia; tiIiv i^Tspdiv JxT:t-T(ivTojv iaiy.i>inztxiX^ coeloijueinliaerentiumconvcrsio atque revolulio, ma- 
■7:p(53Y£tot (17) vivovTat, tt] ■TTa/uTT^Tt tt]; uX;xT|; loriini caiisa atque principium animabusexistat, si- 
xaTa;jttYvu[ji£vat tpu(j£0);. Ka'i oj [jtixpt toutojv taTa- quidcm liinc per virtutem alas adeplDe sublimes 
Tat -ToJv TotouTOjv 5oY(iiTojv f) dT07:ia, Ttp dvT£3Tpd- abcunt atquc coelcstia coiileniplantur ; illinc vcro 
tpOat (18) T:pb;TouvavTiov Ti; uroXfjtiet;. 'AX"a' ouok per vitium aique nequiliani (luasi alis ainissis, bu- 



(99) Tc^atjrrir. Delcnt A B. 

(1) Obpdricr. A, B t?jv oupivtov. Ilprj; t?jv oupi- 
vtov xtopov. Sub asterisci signo in inarginccodii is 
A ad calocm pnvfigitur oJ. Td/a xa\ Ti Totau-a 
'fiotYivT,; £VTOt;o;x£iot; dve-rrXiaaTO juYYpi;-^!'-^'''''' 
(j; raaiv \ir.p.p-/z'. sa-^J; toT; xdv rpi; flpa/uTaTov 
auTot; £7:to-^if;(!/acj;v. 

(2) "Ey&ir. B e/ov. 

(2*) 'Eavxolq. k\ V, iauTto. 
(0) KaKiar. A xaxiav. 

(4) "O rt.'BoTt. 

(5) 0'iixai. B o;f,3£Ta;. 

(.(i) ',Uar.ixzsL. A, B xaTa-y£p£Ta;, ex 6's TauTT,;. 
(7) llpbq r?)r. A r.phi xh Tf,v. 



(8) ''EkeI Zuirrur. V> Ciovtojv ex£t. 

(9) KaOu.-tzetai. B. xaTa0d7:T£Tat. 

(10) 'A^LOipiiGi;!. B d[jio;pT]3£i:v. 

(11) \\vdp-/E(TOai.. A iii textu &px£uOat ptou, iii 
margiiic d7:dp'x£30a;. lidpxe^Oat piou. 

(I"2) 'Er TMOvparoK A ia margine £i Y»? "^^ <>"- 
paviio. 

(15) KdOapcTir. A, BxaOdpjtov. 
(1.1) 'ErtEiiOsr. A, B evTsuOev [j.Iv. 

(15 Msrsojpo.-iopovcnr. MeTeojpoTOXousiv. I 

(16) 'E/ceTOer. A £x:"tO£v 51. ! 
(17) ///xJir^-E/oj. A, Bxa'tT:piJY- 

(18) '/■(•) drTeCTp. A. t'j dvTeiTp. 



IIG 

[i.ixpt -ivTtov (20) auTotj 
■ziy/ ojpaviov (21) XiyoMGi 
9'j;iv (22), toT); xwpav ex^' ('-j) ev tw (XTpiTtTq) tJi 
7:iOo;; Ka\ ei ejxTcaOT]? (2i) i] xaTw cfOai?, ita)? Jv 
T(T) iraOTjTcT) xaTopOoiJTai t) aTraO;ia ; 'A)>5ii (fu- 
poOji (20) -a 5,a'.xTa, xai bmZ:!i Ta axotvtJvr,To, ev 
::aO£i t6 <!iTp:T:Tov, xa\ ev Ty TpcrToj (2G) TiaXiv 
xaOopwvT£?TT;vaKaOstav. Ka'i oij5^TO'JTot;(27) siaaE\ 
5ta[ifvoujiv (28) • alV oGsv tt]v (]/uxt)v 5ta xaxla? 
dTiwxTjjav (29), Exews TraXtv auTTjv li); «393),^ (50) 
xa\ (ixTjpaTOV Jwtjv ex tt)!; uXtxr,; otvoixi^oustv , 
tJT-cp e-tXaO(i;jtsvot Ti JxeiOsv auTTjV fj xaxta (31) 
Ppuiatja (32), Tii xaTtij xaTa[jttxOT)vat tfuj>;t. 



».' S. CHIiCOUU .NVSSKNI 

iiiilcs iH nbjecli liiiiil, tU ail lerram ileprcssi ciim A auTi] (19) Trayta otau.ivst 

crassilutliiic inalcrialis nnliirajcomniisct-ntur. Atiiue fj uT:(5vota. Ei i-ipaToirTov 

liacleiiiis noiiiJuiii ronsihlil ejusmotli senleiiliarum 

atqne tl(ictriii:irniii absurdilas, ul in cyiitrariuni iii- 

versic sint opiniones. Scti ne hsec quitlem perpetiio 

certa slabilisqiiecis iniaginatio opiiiioque poniianct. 

Nainsi iiiiiiiulabilciiKlicuiil cft^lesleiii esse naUiiaii), 

fliio paelo in iiniiinlabili passio ct alTiMtio Incuui 

liabct? iteinquo si aircctibus cl vitiis obiioxia cst 

inferna natura, quo pacto iu eo quo.l affeclibus 

cbnoxiura est, passionuin ali^ue airectuum vaiuitas 

cl abolitio coufici aiquc expediri polest? Verum 

pTiniscent ea qua; inisceri non possiint, atque 

iiuiiint ea quibiis inler se nulla conininnio est ; in alTeclione iinmutabililatein, iii iuutabili rursus pas- 

sionuin et aflectuum aboliiionem el vacuiiaieni iiiiaginanies. Ac ne in liis quidem seuiper pcrmanent 

ac perseveraut ; sed unde aniinam per vitium et nequitiam deduxcruut, illo rursus eam tanqiiaui in 

tutam et immorlalem vitam ex niateriali reducunt, (juasi oblili quod vitiosilate gravaia illinc quasi 

pennis amissis inferae commisla naturae sil. 

Ilaqiie obtrecialio et vitiiperatio Iiujus vitae, coe- B "H ~^ ouv 6taCo).T) tou Tf|55 ^tou, xa't i5 Ttuv oupa- 
lesiiumqiie ac superorum laus iuter scse confunJuu- vtojv (55) iTratvo? ev liXXTjXoi; (juvxiovTat, xa't livw- 
tur el comuiisceutur, quippe cura illa quidem vila 
qua; male audil el infaniia laboral, boni (ul illorum 
opinio feri) auclor et dux sit ; quae aulein pro ir.cliore 
liabetur, propensionis ad nialum ansam et occa- 
sioiiem animic det. Quocirca cjicienda ex doctrina 
veritatis omnis falsa paritcr et instabilis de liiijus- 
iiiodi rebus pcrsuasio est : ac ne illos quideui sc- 
qiiamur, quibus animas exniuliebribus curporibiis 
ad virilem \iiam transire placet ; aut coutra a vi- 
rilibus corporibus separatas animas iutra niu- 
lieres redigi, aut etiam ad viros ex viris traiisire, 
et ex miilieribus rursus lieri mulieres, scd illos, ut 
eos qui a veritate aberraveriiil, niissos facianiiis. 



^spouvTat (34), Toij [jt^v 5ta6e6XTj;jL£vou xaTJt Ti)v 
ixitvtov Si^ay ■irpb? tJ> xaXiv xaOT)yout;.£vou ' Toij 64 
r.phi; xpei-Tovo; (35) ijT:ctXT)[ji[jtevou tt)v d90p[iT)vev5'.- 
6(3VTO? (3G) TT) tJ/uxT) TTp •Ttpb^ Tb xetpov jio-f);. Oux- 
ciuv cxSXTjTea TtiJv tt)? alrfidon; SoyiJttxTajv Tza-jCt Tte- 
■i:XavT)(JidvT) t£ xa\ (isTaTousa 7:ep't TtSv toioijtwv OikJ- 
XT)tJ/i5 • pifjO' ocot (37) xaTaSatVEtv ex (38) yuvai- 
xsftijv atO[jidT(ov Tphq tt)V dv5ptiJ6T) ftj)T)v TOt; liuxd? 
5ox£tT) (39) t6 ^'[jt7:aXtv ^v •['uvatcl •j-tvetiOat Ta? TiiJv 
dvoptxoiv ijti)[jidTcov xtoptaOetsa; tj/uxi?, 5) xa't r.ph; 
i5iv6paf k^ dvSptJJv [JieTaSalvetv, xa\ f uvatxa? ex yu- 
vatxtjjv YtvejOai XiYouatv (iO), tj').; Trj.; dXT,0£t'a; iTzo- 
XaT[jivou; dxoXouOfi(jto[ji£v (-41). '0 [aev -{ap r.pdi^po; 
Nara prior qiiidcm opinio, non sohim qiiod ct iu- C ou [X(3vov Tto (.ir) S-TaTo; (.i2) xa\ draTTjXi; etvat 



slabilis et fallax sit, reprobata est, cum ipsa per 
sese propter contrarias opinionesevertalur, veruiii 
etiani quod impia est, ut qu;u Iradal, uiliil inrerum 
iiatiiraui produci, nisi viliosiias principium cujiis- 
qiie naiurai det. Nam si neque liomines, ncque 
plantae, ncqiie pecora, nisi superne in h;ec anima 
(lelapsa fuerit, nascuiitur, lapsus autem is iiropter 
viliosilalem fil, ulique viliiim ac ncquiliaiu pr.-cesse 
putant rerum creationi. Ac circa idem quodammo- 
do tempus utraque accidunt, ul et liomo ex nuptiis 
procreelur, ct aiiima? delapsus cum iiiiptiaruui siu- 

(19) OiiSi aiizi]. A ouok aiJTT). 

(20) ndrtojr. A,B r.xvToq. 

(21) 7'/j>- o!'fdrioi\ B Ti!> oupdvtov. 

(22) ^ijcrtr Delet li. 

(23) Xdiftir tye(. iilyti ■/(.'tpy.v. 
• (2.i) El en.-iuOnq. A f)'iij.:TaOT),-. 

(23) <I>ufov(rt. A, B tfupoucit. 
(20) Tfe.izi;>. F! dTpi7:-q). 

(27) T0VZ0(r. B £V TOUTOtC. 

(28) l(ai(irova(r. B 7:apau£vou3tv. 
(21)) 'A:i(iM(}critr . A, B dTttpxt^av. 

(30) 'Ac^u.lTt. B ei; dc^. 

(31) 'II HcfUi. A, B Iv xaxia. 

(52) ItfiKTuca. A ^pt7a<:av. B, fipuiaaav. 

^33) Uiipuylior. B J7:oupavttov. 

(3i) Wrtiiptfovrzai. A Bdva-.ft)povTai. 

(35) Hfd^- xfeiTzorut;. A B 7:p'j; to xpetTTOV, 



d7:£5oxt[jiaaOT) 6 ')Ay'ii; (45),auT?); ev JauTtj) (4.4) 7:pis 
t3({ evavT.'a? u7:oXif)'|£t; 7:£pt-p£7:(i[jiEVOc, dXX" OTt xal 
d3£6to; £X''> [jtT)okv t(I)v 6v:tov eig ■j-ivedtv aYecjOai 
6oy[jtaTtJtov, xa"t xaxta; (4.j) %r\ ^xdOTOu tfujEt t7)v 
dpxTJv lvot5ou(iT];. Et yip o!jt£ iSv0pio7:ot, oute tpuTd, 
oOts poixf|[jtaTa, [jit) t^uxf,? dvtoOev e7:"t TauTa fefjtTte- 
(joujr,; (4G) tpuovTat (47) • f) ol iTTtofft; otd xaxla; 
yiveTat, dpa xaTdpx^tv ot'ov:at tt)V xaxtav Tr,; Tijjv 
BvTtov au5Tdj£to;. Kat 7:ti); (iu;ji6aiv£t xaTd Tbv oij- 
Tov ypivov d[i'f(JT£pa (iS), xa"i dvOpioTiov ex Ydjjtou 
tfu£-Oat, xa\ T?,; ij/ux?,; t7)v xaTdjTTtojtv tt) tou y&- 

(3G) 'ErS(Sc'rroQ. B ev5t5rjvTE;. 

(57) Mi'tO'' o'tro(. A dXXd ;jir,5" oiot; [JieT«6a£vEiv. B 
eodem iiukIo, iiisi (|uud oiiiillit dXXd. 

(38) 'Eit. B ex Ttov. 

(3y) ilojts/)). A, B 5ox£t T) T^?p.7:aXtv. 

[iO) .\ii'OvcT(r. A XiyEtv 7:dXtv to; tt]; dXT)0£!a; 
t)7Toxr)xivat. B Xevetv, lo; ttj; d)>TiO. i(!xoy3.<:y.i- 
votc. 

(41) ^AKo.XovOi\CtojiF.v. BdxoXouOif](rojji£v. 
(41") Oi> ftdror r(7). Ou pitjvov 5td T(5. 

(42) "Ac-TUzot:. B diTaTi; Te. 

(43) '() .If^yoi:. 6 delct A. 

(44) 'Eicvzij). B auTt)). 

iio) Kul xUKlut;. A, B (jiT) xaxfa;. 
(iG) 'Eji^ietroLn/i]!;. A, B tueiouji);. 

(47) <l>i'orzuc. B. tfUOVTa;. 

(48) Xforor djt^dzepu. B &^i.(fitepa xpiJvov. 



f.ou ..i.Sa'..uv ano.^. K.\ .h U. toOxou r.a.r..Xn- \ .lio conv.nial ct connnral. El quod absm.lius usl 

*C<uxept)V (-19), si' £api xa ■;xo),Xi TTJi aX^^you ipOjEio; 



ct iulliuc mngis abhorn l a communi sciisu al.iue 
opiuionc, vere plcraiiuC aoiuiMia ralionis «xpcrli 
iialniM pixdila cocuulcl conjunguulur. Ergonc ilici 
,,„lcsl ([uo.! vcr cllicial ut supcrx .inoiiuc rcvolu- 
liouiatquc convcrsioui viliosilas innas. alur, nt c.m- 
lingal simul cl animas vili.) compl.ri atiiuc tlclalii, 
ct utcros brutornm animaiitinm c.uuipcrc ? Qui.l au- 
tcm .lixcrit ali.iuis ilc agiicola rcsc. tos ct avnl-ios 
plantarum snrcnlos iu tcrram <lclit!iM,tc ? <ino pact.) 
nianns linjns una cum planta aiiimam liumanam 
lcrraol.rnil atiin.' .lcloJit,concnnciitc cum liominis 
Slmlio plaiitan.li .lclluxionc pcnnarnni, qnibus ani- 
ma spoliclnr? Ea.lcm il.Mii absiir.litas cst oliain in 
altcra opininnc, si qiiis imtct auimas coitus cornm 
£•- '^ qni iii conjuyio viviinl, cxpl.nar.- aupie rimari, vcl 
paricn.li tcinVus obscrvarc, nt in .orpora iiascftiilia 
scscinsiiiucnt. Qno.l sivirnnptias iTcnsavcrit, mu- 
i;cr ilciii scab iicccssitatc paricmli lilcravcrit, an- 
„011 animamvitiosiias gravalnt? Quocirca luiptix 
supcrai viliosilali ansam et occasionem advcisus 
aninias ilaiit : aul eliam abs.inc nnpliis alTc. lus 
a<lvcrsns i.l <inod contrarium <st, animam iiivailil. 
Ergo domicilio carcns inlcrim ct vagalmmla auiuia 
obcrrabit, cum c calcstibus (iiiidcm dcnuxcnt cl 
cxcidcril, corporis vcro (si ila acciderit) recepla- 
culr cxpcrs sit. El.inoinodo dcindc pcr bm: pr*- 
cssc rcbus universis divinnm Nunum iii animum 
inducent, qui huic fortnila; ct ralione carcnti ani- 

.o:.dToo .tvb,6 pto, ^p^axo, ..yia (Ci) uavxc., xa^ C u>orumdclapsioni P""''''^'^ ^f .''"''""^^.^S"';;' 

Prorsnscnim ucccssccst, nl ulqnod pnu.ipinm 

couscqiiilnr, eliam cum ipso convenial. Si cnim a 
casu aliqnolcmcrario vita alicnjns initium ccpent, 
fortuitus ciiam omnino cnrsns ct cxiius cjus exsi- 
siit. Ac slnlle cl inepte at.pic absurdc ab divina po 
lcutia lalcs bomincs res univcrsas pcndcrc v,.liinl 
qui non voluntate divina rcs mundanas produci ac 
provcnirc dicunl, scd a.l pravnm qucindam casuin 
rcfcrunt principia corum qiuc nascnntur,quasi vila 
liumana conslitui ct connari non polnissct, nisi 
vitium occasionem ct inilinm vita; dc.lisscl. Qno- 
circa si principium xdx tale cst , consequciitia 
,,„„qnc iiimirum siculi principinm m..vcbuntur. 
Non ciiim aliquis dixcril cx inalo boiuiin, ncinc ex 



(juvouijexai. 'Ap' o3v laxtv eiiistv oti xa\ xii Svto 
•;;spt'.fopa 'uh lap i.y.i^CzaOai, tt)v xaxtav icotsT, oijt; 
<:u^6a!v£t{30) 6[Jtou xs xou xaxou xij .^/uxic tXtipou- 
jjiivas Tzfnxstv, xal xij yasxepots xtiv aXiyio-J xut- 
oxejOat ; T£ S' Sv £t'iiri xtc (.'il ) 7tcp"t xou yuo-^vou (M) 
xou xaxauTiYvuovxo? (55) xii YTl '^i "^^ ^ux.T.v otzo- 
STiaSa? ; 11.1)^ •() xouxou y^sXp auifxax^xW' '''!' 9"'"^'I' 
TT)v 4vOpti)i:!vT,v '^■J'/}y', auvTpsxouar|i; irxiipop^uTi- 
ciw; (;)S) xij TO'j avOpiu-ou r.pb; xt)v tpuxeiav 6pp.f) ; 
T6 auxi Totvjv axo-nov xa\ l-7:"t xou ixipou t<T)V >,6- 
ytov (5")), i.r:\ th oi'£crOat xi)V (J^u/tjv xi? auviSou,; Iv 
aufuydjt (56) Ctbvxtov TOptspYajaaOai (.')7), i^ xi; Xo- 
Xsfa? e~ixTipetv, 'iva xo?,; tpuojxivoti; sio|j.a3tv ETiStaxp 
Oiojtv (58). Ei 6k d-et7T0t 6 (ivT)p -zb^t Ya|iov, i\ 51 
YuvT) iauT'))^ TT),; Tojv liSuviov (59) (ivdtYXT); O.suOepto- 
astiV • ap' ou papTjist xt]v ({'UxV'' •?) xaxta ; 0'J-/.ouv 
6 Yii[xo? xi) Svto xaxiqt t6 xaxi xtov tjyuxtov evotoji- 
(iov (tU)) 6t'5io3iv, f^ xa't 6!xa xo'JTOu zaOa-TSxai ttJs 
tJ;UXT), ^ T.p'j,; -h evavTtov ayij\4. 0'jx0'jv aotxo; ?.v -il> 
ijie-ii;) Y.al ii),?,Tt; ^ ^u^t) ixe^^tXavTiJSTat, twv [xhj 
oupavftov oTiojijiustia • sti^^aTo; 6^ av oiJxto x^Jx^t 
~ph; u-o5ox^,v 4jjtotpf,aaJa. EtTa xa't too; 6ti tou- 
xtov iittjxaxctv xh ©stov xilJv 5vxuv uTtovoTjJOUJt, XTJ 
Tuxatia TauxT) xa\ 4X6^(0 TtoviJ^uxtov xaxaTtXLOJst Ti; 
ipxi^ tt;; avOptDTtivr,; ivaTtOevxe? (01) Ciniis ; 
'Ava-f/T) yip Tiaja Ti) ipxT) xa\ xi (02) [XSTi tou- 
TT)v (05) jujjLiftovio; Ix^''''- Ei yip ex Juvxu/ia; au- 



^ xax' auxtov (65) 8ti;o5o; yivexat. Ka\ [jtaTT)V xt)? 
Oeia; 5uvi[X£toc oi xotouxot xi fSvxa e^aTixouJiv, oi [Jtf, 
PouX-r.fiaxt Osti]) xi ev z(b xoj[Jto ^usjOat Xiyovxe;, 
iXX' sij TTOvripav xtvtov (00) juvxuxtav xi; ipxi; 
"liov •{•'vo[jtcvtjJV otviiYOVTs;, lo? o-Jx Stv juJTajr),; x^s 
OvOpto-ivT); stoT); jjit) tou xaxou 5ovTO? tt) Ctoi) t^ 

£v5-ijt;jiov.Eio'jv f, ipxi) to'j ^iou xotauxr,, 0T)).a5T) xa"t 

xi e^s^T)? xaxi xt)v ap-/T\'i xtvr)OT]j£Tat. 0'j i^ip av Tt; 

£x xaxou xa),()V, ouSe i^ iYaOou t6 evavTtov c;/U£jOat 

X^Yot. 'AXXi xaTaxT)vxo'j j-nip^iaxo; tfujtv, xa\ xou; 

xapTTou; ivajjiivoixsv (07). 0'j-/.ouv TiiT); xr,; CtoTj; 

V) a'JxoixaTo; auxr) xa\ JuvxuxtxT) xivTiJt; ■^|Ye[Jto- 

ve'jet (08), [jiT^ospita; iTpovoia; 6ti xtov ovxtov ov/yj- 

OT); (Oil). ..-.. - 

bono contrarium nasci. Sed prout fucrit seminis iialura, iia fructus quoquc cxspeciare solcnins. Lrgo 

tcmerarinsbic atqnc fortiiitus motiis omni vitse prKcril at.iue pra;ibit, nuUa providcntia pcr rcs universas 

pertineiite atque permcanle. 

-AxpTj.iTo; 8k TtavxaTtajt xa\ f, tiI)v ),oYtj;jwv sjxat D Inulilis item prorsus eril rationilxis »'■"•> i;"'- 

itpoiJtfjOsta' x^; 5k ipexfi; xip5o; ouSkv, xa\ ■Ttp?,; 



•A (70) xax^jv dXXoxpito; Ix^'"^ ^'''^'^ 0'J5;v?); dv si'T). 

(49) nfipa.lofi!i)rEpov. A in marg. Tapa^ojoxspov. 

(50) ^vnCairei. A, B ju[ji6aivsiv. 

(51) E'i:ii\ Tit;. R siTcot xi;. 

(52) rs(x>n6%'ov. C •^iT^r.i-irj^i. 

(5"j) Karajiriy^^voyToq. A, B xaTa-rtTjYvuvxo;, 
(.5i) /Jrfpt)/5/5i)iicr. A, B xf,; ij/uxtxf,; Ttxs^. 
(55) rcor .Wrcur- A, B x. ),5y. ^Jxi. 
(50) '£rcrwu'T. B. xoJv iv juJuy- 

(57) IhpispydaacrOai. A, B TtsptepYdJsJOai. 

(58) 'E.~gtcTxpiOM(ny. A, B siaxptOtJjjtv. 

(59) 'OSvyCiy. B tuSivojv. 



.leniia, cautio alquc cnra : virluiis cmolunientnm 
nuUnm; ct a vitio intcgrnm ct alicnnm cssc pn. 

(00) 'ErSvaiiwy. B ev 55Y[J.aJtv. 

(01) WyariOsrzBQ. B dvaxiOsvxat. 
((;2) Td. B. t(5. , . , 
(65) Mszd zavTiv-. A p.sx' auxTjv. 
(64) Tvy,ia. A, B xuxaia. 

(05) Kaz' avzdr. A, B xax' auT5v. 

(06) fIori}pdr Tirur. novr,pdv Tiva. 
■(67) 'Araidroftsr. A iva|J.ivo_tiJ.£V. 

(68) 'Ilysnorsvet. A f|Ysi.tovsuJ£i. 

(69) 0(/,oi'0-ijc. A,Bfix.ouTr,;. 

(70) Kul .T/j rf T(f. B y.a: ~.h r.ph; -.6. 



H9 S. (.UliCOr.ll NYSSl^NI joq 

niliilo iliiceliir. Naiii oiiinia prorsiis in prneslalo A IIav:a yip •iravTto^ I-kX toj ^spovxi XEissxai, y.al 
leiiieic rapioiilis cl aiiloroiilis roiUiiia; sila criiiil ; &C)Slv 6 pioq Sioiaei xiov dvepixaxiaTiuv (71) ■7:>/,;(ov, 
iioquc vila (|irul(iiiaiii ilillorol a iiavibiis giilicrna- TaTj aii-ojjidToi; auvTuxtaii;, oMv tkji y.6aaatv, a\- 
lore carciilibiis, ariiiainciiloruiiive cxperlibiis, iiulc Xots (72) Tufi^ d),XY]v y.aXoJv jj tpauXiov auv tuxti (73) 
forliiilis casibiis laii(|ii:ini lliulibiis (piibiisdaiii alias |i:0op[iijo_aevo;. Ou ydp SaTi tJi z^ dpeTf,; (71) iyye- 
ad aliuin boiioi iiiii iiialoruiiive casiiiii ipiasi Iraji- viaOai xdpoo?, or? fj tfuac; ex ToJv ^;avTiiov ("5) ttiV 
ciatiir alquc Iratlucalur. Non enim liicruin, qiuul cx dp/Tjv tj^Ei. Ec ^ev ydp fieiSOev oixovo[jtetTac ^,aoJv f] 
virlule coiitingit, inesse polest iis quoruin iiatiira {tof„ t6 5h (76) -/axcav xaxdpxecv ttj; i^ojt;? T;[jitov 
cx conlrario priiicipiuin babct. Nain si(|ui(Jeiii vita auvojjioXoyeTTac. Ecoeoc' exeivr,,; (fui^aeOa, T:ivTr, Te 

xac TiivTio; xaT' «uttjv ptoTeuaofxev. ATjpo; ouv 6ia 
TOUTtov OTOOscxOTiaeTac, Ti (jcsTd tJiv Tijoe piov Sc- 
xaitoTTjpca • -xa'c f) T:pi? (77) d^iav dvTa^niiiooat; (78), 
xa\ oaa d/,),a 7Tp4; dvaipeacv ttic xaxiai; Xiy^Tac xa't 
■7i:T:iaTeuTac (7'J). Ilios ydp ouvaT&v i^to TauTT]? ecvai 
iiioiislralniiitur posl liaiic vilaiii luliira jiiilicia , el t{iv dvOpioTiov Tiv 6i' ixeivTj; c^tJVTa ; lIiTj; 6e xa't (80) 



nostra diviniliis guberiialiir, iliibiiiiii iion aiiipliiis 
csse poloril qiiln vitiositas vikfl iioslr:c non pra;- 
.sil. Sin aiitem per vitiiini ae nciiuitiam iiasoiniur, 
j.oniius ac prorsiis viliose ac iici|iiiter vivcnius. 
(Jiiocirca iiiiga; ac iloliraiiieiita per li;ec csso de- 



pro morito coiiipciisatio alque rcinuiieratio , et 

quxcuiiqiic alia ad tollcndain vitiositatem dicuntur 

et crcduntur. Nain qiii fiori potest ul lioino neiiui- 

liie vitii(|iie expors sit , qui per vitiositalein iialu.s 

sit? Quoinodo iiein alacritas aiiiini quxdain stu- 

diiiinquo ad vitam cuiu virtutc agondaiii lioiiiiai 

innasci possil, cujus natura a viiiosilate, ut aiunt, 

principiuin liabet? IJt enim nulluni cx brulis aiii- 

iiialibus lioiniiuiin niore loijui conalur, ac nalurali 

consuctaquc et in qiia innutrita siiiit voce uieniia, 

iiiliil sibi detriinenti accidisse pulant , si oralionis Xo-^^caiJitov tt]v tluxTjv 5t4 cruouori? te xa\ iTTiOunta? 6 

ac semionis expertia sint : eodem modo etiam illi , xaT' (80) dpeTT)v pio<; eaTiv (87). "Apa 6t4 tou- 

qui vitiuni ac nequitiam cxisliinanl csso principimii Ttov (88) aacpd); dTOOsixvuTat , -zb [it\ Ttpea6uTipav 

et caiisam vita;, ad cxpclendani virlutcni , utpote elvat ttjS Ciot)? ttjv xaxiav , (xtit' (89) ixsTOev Td; 

(|ii;e extra naturaiu eorum sit , adduci non pos- q r.pihzai dpxd; ^axTjxevat ttjv tpuaiv, dXXd xaTdpxeiv 

siiil. Atqiii omnes niii rationibus animam purga- <ip.(jjv ttji; ^ojtj; tt)v ■zb ■nav olxovojxouaav tou 0eoij 

lam liabent , vitam qu;B cum virtute transigalur, ao-yiav. 'EXOouaav Ss ei; yivsatv Ti]v <^^XV' ^-^^^ 

suiniiio studio appeluiit aliiiie concupiscunt. Eigo t'jv dpiaxovTa TpiTOV Tto xTcaavTc, TtJTe xaT' e^ou- 

por boc aperte dciiioiistralur vitiositalem vita aii- aiav auTT)v alpetaOat th xaTi yvtuiJiTjv ix t?,; (90) 



6p[x'fi Tt; iyevsTo (81) TipoatpSTtXT] Tto avOptiiTOo 
7rp6; Tiv xaT' dpsTTjv piov, ou ■fj (fuai? ix xaxca;, 
il); Xiyouat, ttjv dp/Tjv lyti ; 'fl; ydp oux ^•Jitxsi.pe! 
Tt Tiov dXtjytov (82) dv0poj7:cxto; c^Oiy^aaOac, ttj ol 
auvTptjtfto y.a.\ xaTd cj/uatv xexpT)[J:iva tftovij, ouSs- 
(i.!av fiystTac ^Tj^itav d(jtotpouvTa TtJJ Xiyto (83) " xaTi 
ih'/ auTiv TpiTOV, xa\ oTi; i\ xaxca (S-i) vo[j.tJeTat 
elva: tt); C^^T); dp/T) (8.5) xal acTia , 0'jx dv ei; iTtt- 
Ou[i.iav eXOotsv tt); dpsTTJ;, (0; iqoi t?,; (fjaeto; au- 
Twv oOai);. 'AXXd [aJjv ■naat toT; xsxaOap[j.£vocs ax 



tiquiorem non esse : neque illinc priniam originem 
natiirani babuisse, sod vita; naiur;e auctoroni ct 
causam csse sapieiitiam Dei , qiia; rerum iiaturani 
iiiiiversam adiiiinistral atquc gubernat. Ciiiii aulcin 
aiiiina queinadniodum crcatori placet, in rerum 
iiaiuram provoiierit, luiic ad arbitrium eaiii eli- 



7:poatpeTtxTii;5uvd[jLeoj;, StIitsp dv iOiXet (91) toijto 
xa\ ytvo[jtsvr,v. MdOocpisv 5' dv Tiv X<iyov ty tou Ttov 
dtjiOaX^jKov (92)u::ooeiy[j.aTo;, to t6 [J.kv opav eaitv :x 
tf uasto, tJi Zl (JT) dpav sx Trpoatpiasto; t) xa\ TrdOou;. 
rsvotTO ydp dv r.ozz xal xh rapd ^uatv (95; dvTl 
TT); tftjaeo);, jj Sxouaito; Ttvi; t6v i5cfOaX[jt(jv (j.uovto;, 



gere , qiiod plaooat alque cordi sit , ct (iiii(l(|iiid t) *x T^dOou; aTSpTjOivTo; t?,; 6'}soj;. Outoj; SaTtv 

jicr lacullatoni oligoiidi arbilrarium csse voluorit , ei-eiv, xa"t ttj cJjuxt) OsiiOsv [ji'sv elvai Tr)v auaTa- 

id cliain evadere. Haiic autem senlentiam discere acv (94), [j.T)3e(j.ta; 6e voouixsvr,; 7:ep't zh ©ecov xa- 

possinius ab siiiiilitiuline oculi, qui ut vidoat qui- xia;, 25'o tt); xaT' a'JTT]v dvdyxr,; sTvat • yevo[jilvT)v 
•/ dmn a natiirababot, ut aulcin non vidcat, cx arbi- " 6i ouTto; t?, tSia yvtojjtr) r.phi t6 Soxouv dyeaOat, i) 

trio ac pra;oedciite voluntate, vel eliain ex vilio ex 7:poatp£aeto; 7:p6; Tb xaX^v s7:tixuouaav, i) i; et^'' 

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polcbl ctiani id quod prajtor naluiam ost , aiit vo- t^jv i^OaX^jtiv pXa7:T0(jtivr)v, xot\ 5.V Tto tt); d7:dTTi? 



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'AXlore. II dXXo ti. 
i^iir Tv-/_i]. A, rt auvTuxiav. 
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T(j>y tritvTlior. .\, B to'j svavTtou. 
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llH^iiirTHVTdi. It 7:taTe'JeTat. 
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'EyirETO. A, li eyyivocTO. 
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TllVTIjjr. ;\, B TO'JTOU. 

Mi\t'. A, n. [j.T,6i. 

7i/f riK ■ -^ iii iiiargineSci. 

'im.U:i. A, B eOiX-n. 

TS>r dy')a.lf.iG>r. A, 15 xaTd t'jV 4cf0aX(ji6v. 
<l>vatr. A TT)V tfjacv. 
^vaTiiiJTir. \, B auoTaatv auTTJj. 

lic.liiwv. A, B 7:oXe(Jt(ou. 



i-H DK ANIMA I:T KKSUKUIX-.TIO.NE. Hi 

PiotEuouaav (00) (sa6zzi, xa). xii (97) gaTiaXiy xaOa- \ liinlale siia ociilos :ili(|iio tlaiidciile , aiil cx iiiloi- 
pw? itji^ji; T7]v i),f,0;iav pXsrouTav, iiijif.oj Ytvs- liiiiio auiiic calamilale iisii oculi)riiiii ailcuiplo. ila 
oOai (U.S) x(I)v c;y.ox;'.v(I.v ■nraOriiidTiov. dici polcsl ilc aiiiiiia , a bco (iirulcm caiii conJitam 

aliiiie crealani esse, ac ciim iiulla vitiosilas ciica (liviniiiii iiunicn aiiiniailvcrlalur, caiii cxua vilio- 
bilalis esse nccessilalem. Ciim autem liac condilioiic cicata sil , siia voliiiilalc ali|iic ailiitiio diui 
cain qiio vismii fneril, aiil cx libcra volunlatc ad boniim ct lioiirsluiii o( nlos claudciilcni , aot cx iii- 
sidiis vila; nostr.e coliabitaiitis liostis , viliiim ct jactiirani ociiloniin siislincntcm , cl iii IVaiidis lciicbiis 
vivcnicm : aiil cliani cx contrarii} piirc iii vcritatcm iiitncntcm procul a tcncbrosis allcclibus ct vi- 
Itis abcsse. 



Il6zs. 0'jv ifizl xi^ •(i'jcni.i'/r\y (99), xa\ ::oJ;; 'A/.Xi 
TTjv (liV ff|tr,aiv xrjv TispX xoO too? xi (1) xaO' Iy.x- 
atov ycyovjv, ^^^ipjxifov ■KavTt] xoO X^ivou. OOts yoip 
TZfA tdiv 7rpoj(:!p(uv ^u-tv u^ xaTavfjTjaiv, ojv ttjv 
dvTD.Tj^^/tv 6t' ataOf,(jS(o; ^-/ojjisv, ouvaT^v Sv vi.jytTO u 
Toi 6tsp£uva),tjtiv(i) Xdyj), xb itoj.; utcjtti zh tfcrtvijji;- 
vov xaTavof|aat , (b; [iTJxs xot^ O£09opou[j;ifvot; xa't 
iytot^ avSpaat -zh xotouTov "kT^T-.-zh^j voijitaOf;vai. ni- 
3T£t vJtp vooutjisv, 9t;j\v (2) 6 'A-(jjto/.o; (o), xaT- 
T,pT{aOat xou; aitlvaj j5T)[jtaTt 0jou, st; Ti ^t) l^.~ 
(faivosjtivtov (4) xi 4pti)[ji£va (5) y^Yo^'^''!''-" '^J''- '^''t 
to; oroi.tat (6), xouTO EtTrdjv (7), tlr.ep iitzzo yvtoaTJiV, 
etvat 6ti xoiv /oytatjuov T?i CiOxou;jt3vov. 'AXX' OTt 
[jiEV OiXf^jjtaTt Ostto xaTf;pTtjTat auTO^ X3 6 attbv, xa\ 
TTiivTa oaa £v auT("i -^z-^bjT^-ai. { (SiTtaouv av £tV, (S) 
ouxo; 6 at('ov, q) 7:apaO£(op£tTat iraaa 6paxfj xe xa'i 
(jfjpaTo; xxtat;), touto TtjTrtaT^uxivat 9r,a'tv 6 'Aud- 
OToXo.;, T?j S'£ itdi; i-^f^xcv a5t£f£uvT;Tov. OiiSi y-'-? 
£9;xt'jv t{i TotouTOv oTfJtat xoT; (iva?r)Touatv slvat, 
■Krj/Xxi (iijtr,xavt'a; xou irspl xouxtov CTlxf][jtaxo? fjatv (] 
-poSotxvuvTo;, Ttoj; ix xf,? JaTtoarji; tfuaeto; xb xt- 
vou[jtsvov ix Tr,; iTT/.f,; t; xa'i ioiaaTaTou tJi oiaiTT)- 
jjtaTixdv Xc xa\ auvOiXov ; "Apa (9) i^ auTr,; xfi.; 
6T:£px£i[xivr)? ouaSaj ; 'AX"a' oux (5[JioXoYei x6 *T£po- 
•j-svs; (10) Hystv TTpi; ix^tvr^v Ta ovxa, liXX' iTiptoO£v 
TdO£v (I!). Kal [tf,v oiio^v £ctoO£V xfi? 0£ia^ tfuasto; 
6 Xdyo; pXi7T£t. 'H yxp av otaaxtaO^iT) iTpi; ota- 
(jdpouj ipxi~ ■'l u7:d"/.T,t^i;, £t xt tt).; 7:otT,Tty.f;; atxta; 
E^to voijiiaO^ir,, 7:ap' ou f] T£/vtxT) ao^ia, Ti; TTpi.; 
xi;v xxtaiv 7:apaax£ui; £pav!^£Tai. 'EttsI ouv £V [jt£V 

T(iv SvTtOV T?l aiTlOV, OU/ d[JtOY£vf) Oi TTJ U7T£pX£t- 

[jtivTi c,;ua£i xi 5t' £X£!vr,s Tcapa/OivTa £i; yb/zii'/ • 
faT) 5c xaO' JxaT£pov (12) iv xoi; u7:ovoou[jtivoi; fj 
iTOTiia, xd T£ kx Tf,; <pua£to; xoCi 0£ou xfiv xxiaiv 
of^aOai, xal ■zh e; 'xipa; xivi; ouaia; u7:oaTf,vai xi " 
Trivxa • i) yip xa\ (15) x6 0£tov iv xot; xfj; xx!a:toc 
tot(o[jtaatv elvat u7:ovoT)0fia£Tai, etT:£p d[jtoY£V(jJ; (li) 
T:p>i; tV/ 0Eiv l/oi (15) Ti YeyovdTa- f) ti; uXtxf) 
^uaij l^to xfij Oita? ouaia; avTi^axOfjaETai (IG) xtTi 



Qnaiido igiltir dicct ali(|nis cani nasci , aiil ([uo- 
niodo? Ati|uc ea (|nidciii (luaistio , (|ua scire dcsi- 
dcraliir, qua rationc niia(]n;c(iiie res lacla sit , c\ 
oratjonc pciiitiis ixiiiuMida cst. Nc(|iu' cniin dc iis, 
([Ha; iiobis aiiiinadvitisn cogiiiliuiiic lacilia ct cx- 
pcdiia suiil , i|iii)riiiii porcciiiionein pcr scnsiim 
adiiiisciinur, licri iiossit , ut ratio scrulaliix ct 
iiii|nisilrix , (|uoiiuido id (|iiod apparct, iii rciiiin 
iialuiam piodiiitnni sil, aniiiiadvcrtat atiiiic co- 
{,'noscat , adco ut iicc s|iirilu fiiiidcin ac niiniiiio 
divino raptis ei alllaiis sanctisquc viris id ciiiiiinc- 
licnsibile esse existiinctiir. Fidc cnim iiiicll igiiims 
coni|)Osila ac pcrfeda cssc s:ei'nla vcrbo Dci , in- 
r|iiit Aposlnhis, iil cx noii ap|iari'iitibiis ca (iKa; con- 
siiicinntiir atijiic cciiiniitiir, fai ta csse iiilclligaii- 
lur. Noii, ui o|iiiior, boc dicliirus, si (niidcin per 
raliocinationcs , id (|uod (|ii;ciilnr, cognosci possc 
piilarcl. Scd qiiiid volniit:itc (iiiidcni liiviiia , tuiii 
ipsnni sa.'cnluin, tiini omnia qiuc cx illii lacta siiiil, 
(oisiposita alque iicrfccla siiil ( quodciinquc lat- 
dcni cliain sicculuni csl, cnm qno nna iiilrlligitur 
oiniiis ct visibilis cl invisibilis crcatnra ) , lioc sc 
crcdcrc dicit Apostolus, scd quoiiioilo coiiiposita 
atque perrccla sint, scrutari atqiic invcstigare pi;c- 
tcrmisit. Neque cniin arbitror id qiioniqnam iiive- 
stigando asscqni ati|iie coinprclicndcre piissc, cnm 
inultas nobis t|ii;csIio de liis rcbns priiiia fionlc 
diflicultates ac pcrplexitatcs oslciidat : i|iio p;iiio 
ex consistente ac stabili iiatura id qnod inovctiir, 
exstitcrit? Itcin cx siiiiplici p;irilcr id qiioil diincii- 
sionibns iiitcrvallisquc obnoxiiini ct coinposiliiiii 
cst ? Nnii(|uid ex ipsa snprema n;ituia? At ii:;n 
conceditur ncque constal, proptcrca quod divcr.^i 
generis ab illa res ca-terse siiit, an aliunde ali- 
ciinde. Atiiiii niliil cxtra divinani natnram ratio 
cernit. Nam scissa niniirnni ac divisa csset opiniii 
in principia diversa, si quid cxtra cansain ellcclri- 
cem csse cxislimarctur , a quo ai liliciosa sapiciili;i 
apparalus ad crcandum suinerct ct corrogarel. 



(9G) BwTEvovaav crxdrEi. A, B fltox. axdTiii f,. 

(97) Kal zo. X t) xal xd. 

(98) riree-Oai. B YeviaOat. 

(99) rircpiyr]t\ B Y£'/o;jtivr,v. 
(1) nilx; td. A T.isiq xd. 

i2) NooiifiEr, prialv. A, B '-r)a'i, voouix£v. 
3) '0 'A.-ida-TO.lc,:. Dclciit A, B. 
i) 'Eiipdirofiivijv. A, B £x-.fatvo[jtivDjv. 
(tt) 'OpiJifiEva. A in inargino flX£7:d!i£va. 
(O) Oiofiiu. A iii margiiie oljjtat xoux'. 

(7) El.iwv. B oI;j.a:. 

(8) "Ocra, ctc. A, B xi e? ix:!vou YJvdjieva o :! 



7:oT£ xai ejTiv. 

(9) "Apa. j\ in marginc apa. 

(10) 'ETEfo-j^Evix. A iii niargine djj:oXoY£tTa; tio 
eT£ poYevto; ix-''/- 

(11) 'EzipioOsr hoOev. B ^TiptoOiv 7:oO£v. 

(12) 'ExdzEpov. A in tcxtu iTeoov, iii niargine 

£XaT£p0V. 

iip Kui. A f) Yip av xat. 
]-£r(Iir. A d[jio;oY£vto^. 



(15) •■// yiip 
(l-i) '0{ioyE 
15) "Eypi. 11 £/£!. 

10) 'AvTE^,ir/pi\crETai. .\ in tcxlu ivT;iaaxOTi<iE' 



xai, iii niargiiic ivTe^exaaOfjaeTa:. 



123 S. GREGOUll NYSSENI 124 

Uii'iiii:ini iyiliir iiiia qiiii.lcm rciMiiii iiiiiveisariim \ 0:w xaxa -h iyivvriiov (17) tt) iiiiizr^zi xou Svtos 
ciuisa cst, nec ejiisdcui ciiin siiprcma nalura gem!- TtapiJoujjLivT) • o-tp Sr\ xai Mavixaioi cfavTanOivrii;,' 
vis suiil ca (iiiai per illain procrcala suut ; par ni- y.ai tive? ttjj 'EXXnjvtxTi? cfiXoaocfia? (18) -cai^ i'aai; 
ininiin iiliiusiiiic 0)iinior:is absurditas csl , sivc unovoSatc guvsvexOsv-s?, o-iYiJta ttiv tpavxacrJav xau- 
qiiis |inli'l ex iKitnra Dci crcaliiraiu, sivc cx alia Tr|V TrxTOtrivcai. 

(inapiani csscntia rcs ciinctas in rcniui natiiram prodiictas cssc : aiit enim i\umcn (iiio |ne (livinniii 
pmprictatilnis naturai prcetlituni essc existiinabilur, siquitlein cjusdem cniii Dco generis snnl ea (iua; 
f:i(la at(iuc crcata sunt : aiit aliqua natiira malcrialis exlra divinam csseiiti:uii adversus Dciim in- 
troducctiir, et ciim eo coiiiparabilur, qn:i! ratioiic non gcnitit projirictalis , cum scnipiternilale ejus 
iini osl, ada'(|iictiir : qnod nimirnm ctiain IManicli;ei i-iaginati , ct ndiinulli cx Gi;ccanica sapicnlia 
eisdcm (ipiiiionibus asscnsi , pro ccrta stabilique scntcnlia lianc imaginationem iiabucrunt. 

Lt ergo nia.\ime cffugianms et eviicinus eam qu:i! V.i av [xaXiJTa ouv EZ9'jYoi[isv ttjv icf' txiti- 

ex utraque parte exsislit absurdilalcm in qua^slionc (>ou (19) (jt-o-iav iv tt] fr]TTja;t Ttov SvTtov, xa-jt xh 
de rcbus universis, cxeiiiplo Pauli , ralionem , (iiki- B xoij 'ATzoaiiXou (20) u-iSetYiJia, iiTtoXuTTpay[xivTiTOv 
niodo iiniiiiiqiuHlinic crealnni sit, explorarc atqiie xiv Xcjyov xfiv 7::p\ to'j, TTto; exaaTtiv eitiv, xaTa- 



scrntari pr;vlciinillainus, lantnm oliilcr diintaxat 
indicantes , (iuod iikUus diviiut vokiiitalis ac de- 
siinalionis, cuni voluerit, res fil et voluntas a.l cs- 
scntiain ct clTcclnm redigitur, protinus natiira eva- 
dcns , qiii:i (|nodi unqiic divina potcslas sapiciilcr 
parilcr cl artiliciose volnerit, id voluntatcm vanain , 
incllicaccm cl absque effcclii cssc non palitiir. Yo- 
liintaiis autcm cxsislenlia atque substanlia, esscii- 
lia cst. Cum anlcm bifariam divisaj sinl rcs uni- 
vcrsa^ tiiin in iiUellcctiiale ( qiiod cum nicnte sola 
conslat et iniclligcns est , lum nieiile sola alquc 
iiitclligenlia cernitur et comprcbendilur ) , lu:n in 
corporalc , intclleclualium qiiidcni creatnra non 



Izv^oixtv , tojOutov TiapajT^aatvojiJvot (21) ^i\>0'j, 
OTt T) 4p;jir] TTJ.; 0;ta? ■Kpoatpeasoj;, oxav JOsXst (22j, 
•:rpaY[jta Y'''''xat , xat o'jstoiJTat T^i pouXsu(jia (25) 
cuOu; -f) tp'Jatg (24) •(vj'Jii.t'jo'j , TTj^ 7:avToouva^u.ou 
^^■ju-tac, OT^jp av coyd); t£ xal TsxvtztJJ; iOiX-f) (2,')), 
IJtf, avuTTOJTaTOv TToto^Jcrr); ih OsXTipia. 'H ol tou Oe- 
Xri;j.a-o; ijT:ap|t5 cjita ij-t. ^v/t] 51 otaxpivo[is- 
vwv (20) ToJv fivTtov, cis t5 vosptiv Ti xa\ cjto^/aTtx^jv ■ 
ifj ,u.sv Ttov vosptijv XTtcjt? o'J ooxst Ttto; iuaostv Tr,4 
TO'j aito,u.aTou cfj^sto;, ahV ix to'j iT'JveYYu; stvai t6 
astoi; te y.a\ dtva^s; xa\ aStisTaTov ostxvuouca (27). 
"OTTsp 5r] xa'i Tt£p'i xr^v u7cspx£i[iivr]v (f uatv Cnrovotijv 
Tt; o'Jx (it[jiapTr)asTat. Trj; ol a(0[jiaTixri? XTfosto; ev 



vidclur aTKiiio luodo discrcpare ac diversa csse ab ^ axotvtovriTot; to; Trp?»; to 0stov Totj toito|jiaat Oswpou- 
incorporci luilura, sed esse ex propinqiio, qiiippe ttsvT,;' xa\ TauTTjv (28) [j.ciXiaTa tt]v iioXXijv ci[jtTi- 
cum id, qund visuni et tactum, dimcnsionem atqiic X'^^'"'' E[JiT:otouaris Tto X(5YV, y-T\ Suva[jiivou xaxiSstv, 



inlervallum cffngit, ostendat. Quod utiquc si qiiis 
etiam de siiprcma natura suspicetur, non errabit. 
Porro ciim corporca crealura inlcr cas propricla- 
tcs qii;c iiullam ciiiii divino Nuinine conuniinioncm 
liabcnt, specletur alque considerctur , caque po- 
tissiuium magnam illam difficuliatcm ac pcrplcxi- 
taicin rationi ingenerct , (|iia; ratio pcrspiccre atqne 
aniniadvcrlcre non pclest, qiio pacto cx iiivisibili 
cxstilcrit id quod videlur? cx eo qnod lactiuii effii- 
git, soliduin atque duruin ; ex indcfinilo dennitum ; 
ex eo qiiod cl qnanlilalis ct magniliidiiiis cxpcrs 



■nio; ex Tou ciopaxou t6 6p(o[jisvov ; ex Tou (ivacpo'j? ih 
(s-^ljph'! xa\ avTiTUTTOV, ex tou iopiaTou t6 tbpta[j.ivov, 
ex TO'j iTiciaou ts xa't i[jt:YiOou (29) xb TiivTto; [JiiTpotg 
Ttj't ToTj (50) xaTa ih tmA') Ostopou[j.ivot,; Trsptstg- 
Yo[j.svov ; Kal Ti xaO' exaaxov oaa ■iiep^t Ti]v aa)[JtaTt- 
xr]v xaTaXa[j,6avsTat cpuT'v, f.zpX tLv Toao'jT4v cfa[jisv, 
OTt ouOov stf)' sauTO'j Ttov 7rep\ ih ato[j.a Osoipouixfvtov 
a(o[xi saTtv, 0'j axTJIJta, 0'j xpto,aa ("il), 0'j pipo;, ou 
fitaaTT][jca, o'j TirjXixiTr;; (32), o'Jx aXXo Tt Ttov sv 
7:ot(jTr]Tt (35) OstopoufJiiivojv oiokv, iXXi TouTiov'ixa- 
OTOV (31) XiYo,; eaxfv i\ t\ Tipij liiXXriXa auvSpo|jtr] 



cst, id (|iiod oinniiio incnsiiris qnibusdani , qiia; p. to'Jtojv xa\ ^vioat; a(7j[j.a Y[vsxai. 'KtisI o-jv at auj;.- 

pcr quantilatcm intclligiinlur, conlinclur ? Va qii.c- 7:Xr]po)p.aTixa\ tou atJp.aTo; 7LOi(5Tr|Tss vto (35) xa- 

cunqiie alia singulalim circa corporeain naliiram TaXa[ji6ivo'/Tai xa\ oux ataOf]asi, vosp^v 5s tJi ©siov, 

coniprelicndiintur de quibustantum diciinus, quod xt; -Ki^io; (50) xtov vorjTtov Ti MOT\^a-a xaTspYiaa- 

niliil canim rcrum , qu:e circa corpiis considcraii- aOai ; '^fiv i\ r^phc, aXXr]Xa auv5po[j.r] Tf,v tou aib;j.aToc; 

lur, pcr sesc corpus est , noii ligura, noii color, t](j.iv (i7isYiv'JT)as ^uatv. 'AXXi xa^jTa \i.l'i £410 xyj 



(17) Wxhvrttor. B iYeVT|TOV. 

(18) •IniccropUK:. A iii niargine ao^ias. 

(19) 'Ap' iitazipov. A, B ec;)' Jxixspov. 

(20) KuTU zo toD 'Anoato.l. 11 xaTa tov 'A-^i- 
OToXov. 

(21) naiacr\jiair6iierci. A 7iapaaTi[jiatV(4(jtevoi. 
I! 7:apaar,[jtT|Va[j.cVoi. 

(22) 't:uL\e.i. A, B JOsXt). 

(23) Hov.hvjM. A, 15. fi'ouXr]|jia. 
(21) a pvcrir. '11 d.'lcnt A, B. 
(2ri) 'EOi.li}. A, B sOsXTjaT). 

(26) Aiaxftroiiirur. B 6ir^pr](j.dvtijv. 



(27) Asixrvovcra. A dclet. B Iiabct oetxvuouaat. 

(28) ravtx\v. A, B Tauxr);. 
f29) 'A//fi]-je(';ov. A ijjieY^Oou;. 

(30) To7r. B xoij. 

(31) Ovayrnta, cv ■/puijut. B 0'j xP-i 

(32) 0!) ni\XtKizt\r. A \ -^.'.v.i-T^i. 

(33) 'Er .toi6zr\zi. A addit xaTaXaj. 
(31) "Exutrzor. B JxiiTtp. 
(3?)) A'(J). B sv VI;). 
(56) '/"/f a6ro<:. A, B. ti; 7ti'Jo; Ttf) vot,t(;) Ti 'jorjXiJt 

xaTspY. 



, ou ox. 
ip.6avo|jiiv(i)v. 



1-25 DE AMMA IT RESURUECTIONF.. <2"> 

TcpoxEijjif/ciu ■itapiiSTasOiQ (37). T?) 51 ^i5TO'J[i:vov riv, ,\ iioii giavilns cl poiuliis, noii (liiiiiMisio ;itiiiii' iiilor- 
£; (58) -poiJ^EjTrixajiv oi ij/u)(a\ twv (jajpi.a7(ov, ■ttiJx^ viilliiiii, iioii qii;inlil;is , iion ;>liml qiiiil(iii;iin prdr- 
t\ irioi; yfvovtai. Kal toijtou -/ipiv -fincv 7::p\ (59) siis eoi'nin , qn;!! por (|ii;ilil:\l(!m coinprcheiKliiiitnr, 
ToG irGJ; ^rjTT^jtv (1)^ dvi^ixTov ojaav d-oXu-pai-jji^S- .Tiit iiitelli^iinlnr, scd iiiiiiini|iiO(lqiii; liornm r;ilio 
vr,Tov a9T-x£v 6 X6yo:. Ihp\ tou (40) -(Jts Ti; ip'/M ^"T'" liroporlio c.sl, lionini ;uitom iiiter sese coii- 
ai i}u/a\ zr[i iJTcap^stoj ^ymm , 6i; lixfJXouOov 5v ciiisns .ntqiie uiiitio, corpiis fit. Qiioniam igitnr c;c 
Tot; 7Tpo£^r,Ta3pLivoi; , slTEtv xaTaA;i-STat. Ei yap qn^ililates, ex (inilins cor|Mis coiist;it, mcntc, iioii 
JoOEtt] xh rp!) Tou a(o;jLaTo.j iv ioia^ojar] Ttv't xaxa- sciisu comprclieiKliinliir , ;il(ine iiitellectnnle ac 
(JTaT;t Tf]v (i-uxJjv ptoTsustv • (iviyxTi T^aja Ti.; ot6- iiiciile consl;ins, iiiciilei|iie(;()iiii)relieiisil)ile, Niinieii 
TOUs ixxiva.; SoyiJtaTO-ottaj ioxjv ^x^tv vojjttsstv (W) (livinnm cst : qiiid iiegolii cst ci (iiKid ct iiicnlo 
Tiliv 0'.i xaxia.; Ti; ({-uxi? eijotxtstiVTtov (-^2) toi? constal, ct iiitelligentia comprelicnditnr , cHiccrc 
ctoijtajtv. 'A).Xi [xrjv e^uJTspt^stv Ti,- i!/U/i? (io) ca qn;c inciite cernnnliir cl intclligiiiilnr ? qnonini 
Trjv yiviatv , xat vstoTipa,- (41) tti; t(ov (jto;j.aTwv intcr ipsa coiicnrsns corporis nobis gcncnivit n:i- 
etvat au[jtr/.aj;(oj (45), ouSil; Jtv t(ov eu tfpovouv- tiirani. Scd li;ec qnideni cMra proposiliiin oliilcr 
Ttov u-ovof,3:t£v, cfavcpou raatv ovTo; OTi ouS^v t(I)v c.\aiiiiii:it.i, cxplicata alqiio cxciissa siiit. On.csiio 
iij/ujftov x:vr|TtxTiv t: xat aJ4T]Ttxr,v ev auTio (-40; Su- '^ autciii CMt, aiinoii aiiimic aiitc corpora cxstite- 
vautv S;(£i. Tiov S' £v vr,5ut (47) evTps-yOiJtivtov, ouTS riiit, el in rernni natnram prodiictic siiit, qnando, 
■f] au^r|j:;, out£ ■^ TO-:xr] x;'vr,a;; ijTtv (4S) at;.9i- Ct qiiomodo cvsislanl, ;\t((iie idcirco cam (|n;islio- 
6oXo;. iicin, (iiiomodo li.T! cxsisicrcnt, iit (iiiam asseqni 

alque cxpcdire iion posscl, ciirioso investigarc aUjne sciiilari oralio iiostra pncii rinisit. Hcsl;:t 
aulciii sccuiidum ca, (iii.e anteliac cxaminavimus, iil qiia;ratiir. (|iianilo anima! piincipia sni (ntiis ct 
cxsislcntia; liabeanl ? N;im si datum l"nerit quod ante corpns iii pcculiari (|iiadain statione aiiiiii.i 
vival, omnino iKsecssc cst ut absuidas illas scnteiitias ct liclas opinioncs coriiiii (ini propler vilio- 
sitatem animas in corpora deduci volnnt, vircs liabcre pulcmus. Knimvcro postcriorcm csse ori- 
ginem aiiimaniin, ipsasqne reccnliorcs csse corporum composilione iiemo sana mentc pr.Tditns iii 
aiiimiim indiixeril, cniii manifestum ac pcrspicnnm sit oninibiis (juod iiiliil cx iiiiiniinis balicat 
in sese vim inovendi pariter atiiiie crcscendi. At coiiim (]iii iii iitcro niilriiintur, iiciiiic angnicntniii 
et increinenliim, iieqne de loco ad lociini niolus controversus cl ambigiius csl 

AeiicsTai ouv (jtiav xa't ttjv a'jTi]v t}"^/?!? ts ■/.-jX f; Rclin(|iiitiir igitur, ut piitenius, unum cl idciii 
c(0[jiaTos iipx'i'' '^'i? auiTaasto; o^teaOat. Ka't toaTrep animx ct corporis constilutionis priiicipiiim esse. 
T^? [^'^■'1? Ti;V (izoa-aoa XaSouaa ■Trapi TtTjv -i-srjriO- Ae queinadmodiim terra si surfiiluai ab radice 
viov :f] Y^ Sivopov e-otr]a£v, o'Jx auTi] Tr]v au5r,Ttxr]v avnlsum, ab agiicolis accoperit, arborem iiiile clli- 
^vOjtaa Ttp Tp£90[jtiv(p 5uva[xtv, a).),i [jtdvov Ti; 7rp6; cit, noii ipsa viin angescendi ci quod nulritnr in- 
T^v au^rjatv li^opfjii; £vt£taa Tuj £xx£t[jtivtp(49)' ouTto jiciens, sc.d incrementi diintaxat matcriam alqiie 
ifOi\>.bj, xa'i 'zh iv. to'j ivOpionou a~oa-(o;j:evov T.ph; siibsidium sibi insilo imniittcns : ita (licimns ctiani 
iivOp(bT:ou 9UT£tav, xa't a^JT?) TpoTuov Ttvi ^toov elvat id qiiod ex honiiiie avellitur ad bominis sationcm, 
4? 4[jfi'j/ou £[jii}uxov, ex Tpe^ojjtivou Tp£cf<>[/.£vov. Et ipsum qiioquc aliqiio modo aiiimal csse, es anima- 
6^ [j.r] -jtaaas Ti; tt;i; cj-u/f,; evepyeiai; xa't xtvfja^t; lo animatiiii!, cx co qiiod iiiitritnr id qiiod nuiritiir. 
fj Ppa/uTT]; a-oartaoo,- (.50) h/C>p-r\zi, fia'jy.jizih'j o-j- ()uod si noii omiiis anim.-c cniciciuias paiitcr ac 
6iv. 0'J5l ykp (31) ev -m artip;xaTt atTo; e^jOu; xati mntiis cxigiiitas siirculi avnlsi eapcrc poliiil, niliil 
ih cfaiv(i[jt£vov aTa/uj eit\ ( rtdi; yip (52) tojoutov niirum. Ne(|uc ciiiiii in scmiiie friiiiicnlnm, (inoil 
tv ToaoiJTtp /copf,a£tev ); (i).Xi tt]!; Yi)^ auT^v Tai,- qiiidem appareat, priiliinis spica cst ( iiain (iiin 
xaTaX).f,Xotj TtOT]vou[jtivT]; Tpocpat? , aTa/u; 6 ai-to.; pacto tanluni in tantillo loeiim liaberc potcrit ?), 
Yive-ai, oux E^aXXaaatov (35) ev -fi PoXt] (34) tt]v cfu- D sed lcrra friiinciitiim convenientibiis ct aplis nii- 
atv, (iXX" e[j.!fa;vtov (35) eauT^jv xal T£).£to'Jv (30) tt] Irieiile alimoiilis, in spicani fnimcntiim evadit. 
TT]; Tpo^f]? (37) evepYEta. "Ilauep ouv eTCt T(iJv cfuoije- iioii imninlans in gleba naliinim, sed cxserens ac 
vtov a-£p[iaTtov xaTi XtSvov (58) f] a'j|r,at^ e-\ -^h prodens, ot absoliiliim ac perfecinm sese rcdileiis 
TiXo; (39) Tipdetat • Tiv auT^v Tp(j-ov xa't ezl tt,; anxillo nutrimcnli. Qiioniadmoduin igitur in ua- 



(57) napE^ezdcOi\. K ■zapeceTaiOto. B r.-xptl,- 
r,TaaOT]. 

(58) El. A, n £1 [j;f,. jVtiJ/u/a't Ttov a(o[i. 15. tojv 
aioit. oi li. 

(59) riefi. B Ti]v Tt^pi. 

(40) Uspl-rou. B TTEp^t oe tou. 

(41) No}tiXsir. B vo[j:!aat. 

(42) EicToaciCdrzujr. B evotxt^dvTtov. 
(45) 7"('(c -li-iJ/^if . B T(ov 4/u/iuv. 
(44) PtECiirifar. A, B v^toripav. 
(4.'>) XvnxMcTEoic,. A 6:a-X'aa. 
(40) 'Er avTuK A, B ev JauT(T). 

(47) A' ir rn£vi. A ttj vt,o^j:. B 6: ttj vrou:. 



(48) 

[li; T£ 

(49) 

(50) 

(31) 

(52 

(55 

(51 

(55) 

(50) 

(57) 

(58) 

(59) 



Kiriqcrlr iczir. KivTja;; JaT;v a;j:'f ;::Cr,Tf,at- 
xa'; (i[Jic;;i6. 

'E/CKSijiiri!). A, B EYX£t[j.iv(p. 

'A.Ti^tr.idc^^Of. .\ TT,; a-oiTt. 

OvSi yclf. A, B cj-joi ^ip ^- 
/7tof )-t'if. A, B Trto,; yip av -6. 

'E^ft.lJdcrcToir. B e^aXXaTTcijv. 
Bxlfi. A, B p(oX(o. 

'EfiyalrcM'. A, B exyaiviov. 
Te.leiovr. A, B TetXetiov. 
Tfopij^. A in marginc cfuasto; auvepyfa. 
Kazct .lcJyor. A, B xaT' 6'/Syoy. 
Ti.lcQ. A, B TiX£iov. 



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sceiitibus seiiiinil.iiis iiicreiiUMiliim paiihUiiii aJ per- A ivOptoTrtvT)? (rj^-raicto;, -ob^ Xivov (00) tf,? acoijia- 



feelicinein piogrcililu" : en.leni iiioilo iii lioiiiiiiiim 
(]iu)(nie fonnatioiie ali|ue conslitiilione pro rarioiie 
ac pioporlione corporeae niagniiudinis, aninKc qiio • 
<|iie polenlia apparet at(|iic elucet : priinnni iniiiUiii 
piT viiii alendi siiniil atiiue aiigeiidi iis qii:i' iii iilero 
cllingiintiir , sese iiisiiiiiaiis ati|iie innascoiis («); 
piist lioec vero donuin seiitieiuli iii lucein productis 
1 iiiduccns, alquc ila deinceps qiiasi rruetiini quem- 
|dain, aucla jani plaiita inediocriler exserensac pro- 
deiis ralione pncditam viiii, non universam siiniil 
in unum eondiictam rcpenlc, sed niia cuin sur- 



Tixiij TTojiTT^-o?, xa\ ii Tr|? <^u>_t;; StaoaEvstai 6'Jva- 
jji!;- TrpoJTov y.bi S'.i xou 6pc7:tixo'j xa\ aO^TitixoG 
tot; SvSoOsv TtXasdOfi^vo'.!; ixyi^ioiiv/^r]. Meti tauTa 
Zl tTjv aliOTitixriv xdpiv toT; e;? cpio; 7:po£),0&ucj[v 
i7iiYO'J3a, elO" oOtoj, xaOa-spttva xap-iv, au|r,Oiv- 

TO? V;OT) TOU tpUTOU, [JlETpiCOC (61) TT]V Xoy.XT-jV EJi-jat- 

vousa ouvajjLiv, ou '.tajav xaTa tb dOpdov, <itX),a xf^ 
avaSpoiJLT) Tou outou Si (ixoXo'j9ou ■;:poxo'nTi; cuvau- 
?avo[iivr,v (62). 'EttsiSt) tolvuv zh £X Ttijv i[i.'l'j- 
Xiov e!; (a^op.aTjv iix'i'Jy_ou (05) cjuiTaTsa)? li^Tioa-ti- 
[jisvov, vsxpbv sivai oi 5uvaTai ft| •(•ap vsxpdtr,; xata 



geiite et excrescciilc planla, per consentaneuiii ct iJ/uyTi? «JTlprisiv yivsTaf o'Jx av 5r) (01) ■KposXaST) 
ceinpetentem progrcssuin atque profcctuni cresccn- (fiS) t!^,^ -1=1.; j, jT-fp^j,- j. j^ xcjttov xataXa|jt6a- 
le:n el aiigesceiitem. Qiioniam igiiur id qiiod ab vo[j:sv ih xoivt)v tfc) e; (a[jtv>OT£ptov (60) <juvL-jta[jisv(;) 
aiiiiiiatis ad matiMiam et caiisam aniinali consti- B cuYxptaatt, ttjv ei; t6 elvat TtdpoSov YivsiOa". (67), 
lutionis avellilur, mortiiuin esse non potcst (nior- o'jte toutou TtpoTEpiuovto; , oIIt' exsJvou EtyuJtEpE- 



talitas eniin per aniui.T privaiionem lit; iion autcm 
privalio liabituni anlicipaverit), ex bis deprebcn- 
di I iis coiiimuncni el iii unuiii idemque lempiis col- 
IriUim iiigressuin el adiluiii ad cssentiain palefieri 
ei coagmeniatioiii alqiie coalitioiii, qu.-e cx ambo- 
liiis (corpore scilicet et aniiiia) coiisial cl coalcscii: 
ne(|uc Iioe priiis exsislcnlr, ncijiic i!l:i pnslcriiis 
acecdcnle. Porro ralio nccess:irio fiitiirum pr;icvi- 
det, ut aliqiiaiido incrcinenliim aiiiiiiaruiii iiiuiicri 
consistat, nec ullcrius progredi:iliir, iie perpeliio 
fliial nalura, sempcr iii eas, ([ua? alis posl alias cxsi- 
st:inl, manansulterius aciuinqiiam movcri dcsincns. 
(vaiisain autem cur nostram quoiiuc prorsus ali- 



Covto; • otSjiv Oi TCOtE Ti)C to'J dptOpioiJ twv i^uytov 
^'j^Tl^sto?, dvayxatto; TtpoopS 6 Xiyo^. 'Qi dv [at) 5ia- 
Ttavti? ^cot f; cj'j3tc, dst otd tuv EztftvojJilvtov e.ii\ 
■zh T.tA:nj) XE01J.EVT], xat 0'JSE7:otE tr); xtvif;(jEto; X-r^you- 
era. Ti;v 6e atttav Tou 5Etv •ndvTto; (jTdat[;.(5v itQTS xa\ 
Tr)v f)p.ETEpav YtveaOat cpuaiv, taijTriV oM^JisOa , oti 
'Ttdar;; tr,; vor|TT;5 ^utisti); ev Tto ESJo) 7:Xr,pio[j.att 
S3ttoir,c, slxd; Tiots xa'i t6 dvOptoTttvov ei; 7:^pa; 
eXOctv, o'jok ydp to'jto tt;? vor;tr,? ■f)XXoTpt'ti)Tai cfu- 
asto;' (I)? [J.T] 7:dvtoTS SoxsTv iv tiI) XstTtovTt (68) 
xaOopaaOai. 'H ydp ds^ Ttiiv 'T^fj-tvojjtevtjjV 7:po!iOf,xr), 
xaTT)Yopia Toij eXXst-ovto; (69) syetv Tr,v c3'J3',v Yt- 
^ vstat. 'ETtstSdv cjv si? tb oixstov 7:Xf,pto|j:a tb dv- 



qiiaudo naturam slabilem fieri oporteat, lianc esse Optioztvov cfOdaif), aTf^asTat Ttdvtto; i\ ^otoSr); (70) 

piitamns, quod cum omnis nalura qua; sensus eflu- autr) t^(; tfuasto; xtVT)at;, eI; xh dvayxaTov xaTavtf;- 

gicns menle sola comprelicndilur, in suo comple- aaaa 7:ipa;, xaiTtc ^Tspa /.aTdataTi? tr,v Ziii'i\^ Sia- 

nicnlo ac pleniludine consistal, probabilc ac par oexstai (71), tr); vijv ev Tfsviasi xa\ cpOopa StsEayo- 

est liumanum qiioquc abquando gcnus ad finein esse (Jtivr)? xeytoptajjtivr,. Mt; o\ia-t\q ydp Ysviasto?, xati 

pervcnliirum (nam ne lioc quidein ab ea natura, 'Ttdaav dvdyxT)v o'JS^ zh ^Ostprjiisvov £atat. Ei Ydp 



qiK-e iioii sensu, sed meiitc cernitur, alienum esl), 
ne semper in derectii conspici existiinetur. Nam 
alioriim posl alia subinde exsistentium seniper ac- 
cessio argnit naluram esse imperfeclam. Cum igilur 
geniis liiiinamim ad siiani pleiiiludinem pervcnerit, 
rnnsistel oiiuiiiio lliixiis bic nalune niolus, qiiippe 



r.^h TT]!; 6taX'Jasti); a'JvOsat? (72) apysTat, auvOc-iv 
Si (fa[Jisv tt;v Std yEVEJSto; 7:dpooov • dxoXouOov Ttdv- 
Tto; [Jir) xaOTiYou[JiivT,(; tt); auvOiasto:;, [J.r,5k tt)V Std- 
Xu3tv e7:saOat. 0'>xouv Satijiad ttc (73) v.aX dotdXuto; 
•f) \xzii. tauTa ?toT] 5t' dxoXouOia; (74) Ttpocfalvstat 
(^.'Jl.oijtE 'J7:b YEviasto?, oijTS U7:b cf Oopa; dXXotoufiivr). 



neci'ss;iriiiin liiiem asscculiis ; nlqiie aliiis qiiidam statiis vilam cxcipict, diversus ab co, qui nunc per 
gciicrationem aliiiie corriiplioiieiii iiivicein exigitur. Ubi enini ovliis etgeneratio noii erit, oiiinino necesse 
est nl nc sit quidcin quod intereat et corrumpatiir. Nam si dissolulionem composilio pr»cedit (com- 
positinncm aiitem diciinus, acccssiini per gencralinnem), omnino conscquitiir.qiiod, non pra;cedenle com- 
positione, iiec dissoliiiio qnidem scqnalur. Ergo stabilis qii;cdain, ac dissnliitionis cxpcrs post banc'"' 
fulura (prout crcdere par cst) vila pra?signatur, qiia; neqiie per orlum, neque per inleritum immutelur . 



(6fl) /7pJc Mtcv. R 7:pb; dvdXo-j^ov. 

(61) Mszpiuc. Delel li. 

f62) Xvr>mF_,arcjdv~{]r. A auvaulavojjtivTj. 

(0")) 'Ejotrvyov. A e;j.'Juxov. 

(61) A//. "B Si. 

(65) Jlfoc.UiCii. A 7:poXd6r). 

(66) T<) xoirvr rto f:F. AjrS. Delet I?. 
(07) rirecOai. A VeviaOai. 

(6X) Asi:torzi. A eXXsiTtovTt. 
(CO) 'E.l.leiaorzoc^. A eXXi7:(I);. 



D 



(70) 'Pc(liSr\q. A in margine, in textu aulcm pi- 
itoor,;;. 

(71) Atadixsrai. A, B SiaSi^STat. 

(72) IvrOecri<;. A, B f| auvO. 

(75) Ovxcvr iarSicutic. In calcc codicis A.Iianc 
inveiiio observationeni : "Oti xati tt)v tou EiiaY- 
YsXiou dxoXouOiav f) [jtiX.XouTa fiuT] dTtipavTo; eatat. 

(7i.) it' Uiio.lcvOiai;. A, B 5t' dxoXo'jOou. 

(75) IIpo^aivETai. A, B adduiil TctoTso);. 



(fl) Siliolinn. liiide iiec reUu iinidem uniiiium privalio ad liabiluin : vcluti caciliis ud vif,uiii: conlra mimque 
habilus, vrivativne muiiiuinr al, i:c ivlcl euni priv^Uio mulur':. 



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W 'E-i-foS^TautaStE^EXOouffiji^otSasxaXov^Ca), kTzs:- A (>. Ego voro , ciim li.xc m.igislra c\posiiisset , ai: 



65] Tol; TioXXot? ■rea(5axa0r](A£voti; (77) eSoxEt 16 Tipoa- 
^xov jsx^i''^^^' Trepaj 6 X(5yo;, (foSrjOE^; [xt] oux 
e-i 4 StaXuiov (78) ■rnnv •ci iiEfil tTij ava(n:a3Eto; 
■rrapa tiov e^ioOjv •;rpo'^Epi5ii,£va , et tt Jx 1?,? a[6|ito- 
STta; 11 otSaixaXoj TraOot, 3 Srj xal eyive-o (79) • 
otTZdi, 9r,jjt'i, lou xuptio-atou (80) ■zCi''^ /.aTJt 
o6Y[Jta (Sl) CrjToupisvcov 6 Xdyo; T;J/ato. *r^at y^P 
f) O^tJirveuiTO^ rpatftj, xaTa Te ttjv ViOV xaV dp- 
);7.tav (82) StoaixaXtav , ■ndvTtoj mzl Td^et tiv\ 
Y.x\ eip[jL(o Trj.; tf-tjjcws fjj/iov xaTa Tr,v ■napoSi- 
xr,v (85) Tou xpiJvou xtvristv Ste^touirj?, aTf]aeaOai 



lileris(Hic coru:ii qni assiilcbant , convciiicntciii 
liileiii oralio adcpta cssc vidcrctur, vcritus nc, si 
cx niori)0 niagistrx linnianitus aliqiiid accidcrol 
((piod iiiiniruin ctiani accidil), non aiiipliiis csscl 
(Hii (lissolvoict ca qii.T. ab cxtcriiis iioliis de resui - 
veclioiic objiciuntiir : Noiidum, inquain , id qiiod 
cst maNime propriiim atquc praicipiiimi, niaximc- / 
que ad rcni pcitinct cx iis qua; circa banc scntcii- 
liam aliiiit^ doctiiiiam (jiiai iiiiliir, alligit oratio. 
Oicil cniiii (liviiiilus prodila Sciipliira, ct sccun- 
diim novam cl scciiiidiiiii anti(|uani doctrinam, cum 



l^iv Tf;v j5oto5r) TauTTjv tpopav ttjv Sti Tr,? Ttov ert- ^ naliira iidslra ordinc qiiodaiii ac scric pcr Iraiis- 

ytvo;jievtov (8i) otaooxr,; rrpotouaav, Tf,; o'i Tou ■nav- itoriiim ct in oilicm rcdciinlcm tcmiioiis niotuiii, 

TO^ (iu(JL7:Xr,pioJ:(o; (jirixiTt Tr,v i-\ zb ■^TXeiov (80) cxpcdila alqiio cxplicila fucrit, prorsus aliipiando 

er:au=Ti(itv TTpoSexojievr); (8G) , ii-av Tb Ttov (]/uxtov forc, iit (liixiis qiiidcm liic cursiis pcr siicccssioncm 



7:Xf;pto;j.a, ■iidXiv ex Tou detSoiJi; xal E(ixeoa3[jtivo'j (87) 
'Tzoh^ To GuvesTb; xa\ t;atv(5,a£vov enaveXeuaeaOat, Ttov 
a'JTtov cTTOtxeitov xatjt T?iv auTfjV etpfjibv Tzphq aXXr,Xa 
7:dXtv dva3pa[ji(5vTtov. 'H ol ToiauTT] Tf;? Cwf); xaTd- 
jTaatc , ■::ept Ttov tt); Oeia; oioaGxaXta; rpa-.ptov (88) 
dvdaTaat? XiyeTat , ttj tou yetooou; dvopOtoset , 
7:dar,s t?,; tiov (iTOtyettuv xtvf^setjjj suvovojjtarojjtEVTjc. 
— i\l. Tt 0'jv, tfr,3l, TO'JTOjv d^u.vri^ji-jveuTov ev toi; 
eipr][icVoi^ eoTiv ; — F. Aut!), fr^^\, -zh ZdyiJ.ci tt,; 
dvaaTdictoc. 



ct coniinuationcm aliorum post alios iiiviccni 
cxsistciftiiim ct cxoriciiliiim progrcdicns coiisislal; 
coiiiiilcmcnlo aiilcm rcriini univcrsarum iialiir:« 
non amplius iiiercmciilum in majus admiltcnte, 
Hiiiversam plenitiulincm ct ccelum animarum rur- 
sus c.\ invisibili ac dissipalo stalii ad cuiii sialuni, 
iii quo collccliis coiisislcrc slabilis(|uc |icrmaner(i 
alqiie apparcrcct conspici possit, rcdiluriim csse, 
iisdcm clcmcntis, pcr eamdeiii spiicm riirMis aliis 
ad alia rcgrcssis. Talis aiilcm vit;c slatiis ab divi- 
n;ic doclrina; Scriptiiris rcsiirreciio diciliir, sub 110- 

miiic cjus quod tcrreum csl , crcctionis cl inslaurationis omni clemenlorum moiii coaiprchcnso. 

— .M. Qnid igilur bornni, iiiquit, esl, cujus in siipraditlis mcntio facla non sit? — G. Ipsa, inquai!!, 

doctrina resurreclionis. 
M. KaV [jifjv lioXXd, (fT^ai, tojv vuv 6te|ootxto; e!pT;;.te- C 

vtov, -rjj:; TOUTOv ~h-J T/.OTzh^i fipi'- — T. 0'j •[ap ot- 



5a;, eT7:ov, ojov (89) Trapd Ttov dvTtTeTay^ievtov f)[xtv 
Trapi Tr,; (90) eX7:!8o; Ta^JTr;; dvTtOeaeto; (91) dvOuT:*- 
tfipeTat a^jtfjvo; ; Ka\ £t[jia X^Yetv iTiexeipouv , oaa 
TTpb; dvaTpo7:f)VTfi? dvaaTdaeto; 7Tapa toiv eptaTtxtov 
e^euptaxeTat. — M. 'H ok, Aoxet [loi, (fr,a\, xpr\'JOLi 
■Tzpi-zzpo-j Td a7:opd3r,v Tapi t^? Oeta; rpa^r,? 7:ep\ 
TouTou Tou 8dY[iaToc exTeOlvTa (92) 6t' oXIyojv l-:- 
opajjtetv, tb; dv exetOev fl[Jttv f; xopiovl; eTitTeOetri Tto 
XoY(;). "Hxouaa Toivuv (95) tou Aa6'i6 u^ivoXoyouvTO.; 
ev Oeiat? toSati;, oTe Tf,v toO iza-j-hq otaxoi,uiT)atv 
u:T(50eatv tou lj,tjtvou 7:e7:otT)[jievo; ev ^xaToaTo) Tp'T(;j 
(J/aX^jitp Ttp^^; Ttp TiXet tt,; u[jivttj8ia; tout(5 tfrflvj, CTt 
I 'AvTxveXet; (94) 'h 7:veu[Jia a'JT(Jjv, xat exXei-^/ouat, 
xa'i et; t'jv xouv a.\i-wj STttaTpidouatv. 'E5a7:oace/,et; 



M. Aiqiii iiuilla, inquil, ex iis quK niinc fiis(\ 
prnlixe alquc copiosc dicia siint, ad cain |icrlincnt 
scnlcntiam. — G. Annoii nosti, inquam, qiiaii- 
lum ab advcrsariis dc liac spc nobis opposilin- 
niim ct subjeclioniiin qiiasi exanicn infcratur? ac 
simul diccrc conabar, qu.-cciinqiie ad cvcrsioncm 
rcsurrcclionis bomincs conlcnliosi comminisciiii- 
tur. — M. Al ilia.Opusessc mibi vidclur, inqnit, ea, 
qiiK passim ac sparsim ab diviiia Scripiura de bac 
sentenlia atqiie doclrina exposita sunt, paucis 
prius percuncre, ut inde nobis finis or:ilioni impi)- 
iiatiir. Audivi igitur divinis Caiilionihiis Davidcm 
iaiides t)ei pra;dicanlem, cum siimpia occasione 
prKdicaiidi ab rcrum uiiiversariim natiira; digc- 
siione ct administratione ; incentesimo teriiopsalino 
circa finciii raiilioiiis iia ait: 1 jViifcrcs spiiitiim co- 



■zh Uve'j(j.d aou , xa't XTtaOf,aovTat , xa"t dvaxatvtetc riim, et dclicicnt, ct iii pulvcrcm suum convcr- 



(7G) \t?aCiiuIov. A B, Tr,; otSaax. In sc 
ealccin codicis .\, lucc lego : lUp't Tr,; dva 
TrdXtv oiaXi"eTat. 

(77) IIafriKaOi}{iirciQ. A, B Ttov 7:ap7.xaO 

(78) '0 eiri.l. 1! f) 6 StaX. 

(79) 'Hyh-e-D. li\'iYo-ji. 

(80) Ki-pttorftrtii;. B xatptWT. 

(81) Acyfu/.. B. TJ o6-rij.3.. 

(82) Wriyaiav. A, B -,t;j ipx. 
J85) n.'ipoSi.Kiiy. jV 7:e,o:o3ixf;v. 
iS-i) Twr Lriyir. B ttv tojv e7:f,'. 
(8.'i| Td .T.ls?cr. B. 7:Xiov. 

(86) nfcSexcfien)^- B 7:poaSjxo;j.. 



loiiis ad (ST) 'EcxeSdcrfih^ot'. B Steaxeoaapi. 

iaeto; (88) flEpl rm- 7)1? 0. S. ■]-. A 7iep't tt;? fleia; 

Ttov rpa:f(jjv. B 7:apd Ti]; Oeia; t(ov Tpa^tov 8tSa- 
tivtov. axaXtac. 

(80) "Oc-cr. B voaov. 

(90) nripa ziiq. B T.zp\ tt,?. 

(91) 'ArziOecTFOJr:. A, B dvTiOiaeiov. 

(92) 'ErreOh-Ta. B extjOivTa. 

(95) "HjccvCfc Toirrr. Scliolia.stes in calcc co- 
dicis A ita, 7Tep't Tr,; xaTi ■zh-j Aa6't5 dvaaTdaeto.;. 

(94) '.\rTarEAe7r;. A ita iii margiiie ; iii lc.xiu 
vcio, dvaTsXetj. 



<5l S. CREGORII NYSSKNl 158 

lciilur. Eniillcs Spiriluin Iiuim, n fro:\limilur, cl A '^^ irp^SauTrov ■zrii 7?,^. t IlavTa {%) ev Ttaiiv (90) 
rciiovaliis racioiii lorra'. » Ouiiiia iii oiiiniluis opc- IvEpyoOiav toij 7rv£iJ|jiaTo? 5uvo[j.iv, Cwotoieiv xe 
raiitciii virliilein spirilus cos, iii (iiiiljiis liicrit vivi- "^i-iixiv, oTj aviyyivQiat, y.a''. ayiaxav xrii; C^tins TtiXiv 
licarc (liiciis, coiilraquc vila privare cos a qnilius iv av {97-9S) dTroy£vr,Tat, 'EtoI ouv tt) (99) dvaxiij- 
aliriii^ril. Qiuiiiiaiii igitiir rcccdeiilc qulilein spirilu pricjEi tou itvsutxaTos ttjv xiov C<JJVTtov (1) £xX£i4''i'. 
vivi-iiliuiii (lcfccUiMi; acccileiilc aiilcin co aiqiic T?i ok toutou (2) TTapouTiot tJ/v twv Jx).efirov- 
p:;cstfiile coruin qiii (lcfcccriut, reiiovalioiicin licri tiov (3) ova-/atvt3[ji!iv ytv^aOai X£ysi, ■npoTjyetTOi 5k 



(licit : (^l iii ordiiie oralioiiis, coruni qui rcnovan- 
liir, (leloelus praecedit, lioc ipso dicinius niystc- 
rium resurreclionis Ecclesiae annunliari, spirituac 



xaTot Tr)v Tovi Xoyou to^iv Tiijv avaxotvi^op:£viov i^ 
ExXiiif^tf TouTO) ky.tiMM cfa[jtkv xh xoto tt]v (jtvaaTa- 
otv xoTayyEXXsjOat Tf, 'ExxXfiata (-4) [jtuuTTiptov, tio 



uiiincrc proplictico Iianc gratiam Davidc pra;ili- Tpo-^T,Ttx(y) T:veu[jLaTi (5) tou Aa6'tS Tr,v xoptv TauTr,v 
cciiic. Atqiic ctiani alil)i dicit idcin Iiic Proplicla, TiposxtfiovTjaavTo;. 'AXXi xa\ JTipijjOiv (G) (pTjatv 6 
'rcruin nnivcrsarum natura; Deus, rcruiii ciiiiclariiiu aii-zhi; outoj (7) -potfTiTr;;, o-i 6 toj Trav-i? Qtl; , 6 
Doininiis apparuit nobis, ut conslilueremus festum /iCJv 6vTtov Kupto^ eTCcpavsv iiy.lv erft xio (8) (ju3ttj- 
noslruni iutcr tcgcntes et ornantcs, festuin labcr- aajOat tt,v iopTr^v ev xoi; Truxajoutrt Tr)v Ttov Sxrivo- 
itaciilorum livionis iiidicaiis pcr ejiisiiuuli vocem " rrjytwv (9) iopTr;v oia tti^ (10) tou ■jruxaajj.ou Xi^sci; 
Tou 7:uxaa[iou, id cst, (cr/io»is, ct onmlioHis et fo/ii- Jp[j,r]VEUMV, i) rrciXat [J.£V 4x tt[? 7tapa5iici£(o; toO 
posilioiiis : quod olini quidcm cx Iradilione .Mosis MwiJaEtosvEvSjjitaTO' T-pocpr^Tixu);, oT^Jiot, to [j.eXXovTa 
iiislitiiliiin cral : proplictarum, opinor,,inore futiira tou vo;j.o0£tou ■irpoayopsuovTOC* (i£\5£ y£vi[j.evo; (11), 
lcgislalorc pra'diccnlc, cuiii aulem scuipcr ficret, ouirto eyEycivet. npoe5r,XouTo a^v yip to?{ t(Tjv ytvo- 
iioridiim facliim crat. Nani prKsignificabatiir qui- (jiEvtov atvtyjjiaai Turixtlj; f, liXrjOeitt' auTT) 5^ f] 4.Xr)- 
dcin verilas typice atque ligurate [icr a:nigiiiata ai- Ot]^ axr,vouT]yfa o!J7:to ^v, aXXa toutou ■/^dpvj (M), 
que iuvoliicra eoruin qiise fiebant; ipsiiiii aiilcm xoTOt t?jv ■7:p09T,T;x?<v X^iyov, 6 &^hg Ttliv oXiov xa\ 
veriiin labcrnaculoruni fixionis fesliim noiiduin Kuptoc iauTiv £7:i-yav£v f|(jttv, 10; av auaTotr) (13) xri 
cral, scil liac de causa jiixta pro|ilicliciiin scrnio- dvOftoT^tvr) c^uTEt f) tou 6taXu0£VTO? ^[[jitov oixT)Tr]ptou 
iicm, Dciis siiiiini.-e rcium ac Dominus scipsuin axT,voT:T,yt'a, TitiXtv oii tt].; auviSou Ttov aTotyeftov 
osicndil nubis, ut conslitueretur liiimaiuT; iiatiira! atijiJLaTixtl)? 7:uxaCo[J.ivr). Tt)v yip 7t£pi6oXT]v xoi 
dissoliiti iiostri domicilii scenopegia, lioccst, («frcr- Tiv ex TauTT)? x6a[j.ov f) tou ■jiuxaa^jLQiJ Xi^t; xoTa 
iiaculoruiii fixio, qiue rursus per coitioiieui ct con- Tf,v ictav e^Acpaatv 6tacir),u.at'v£t. 
ciirsuiii cliiiicnloriiin corporalitcr componcrclur et oriiaretur. Amictiini eiiiiii ct anibitiim ejusque 
Ciiltum ct ornalum propria signilicatioiic vox 7:uxaa[j.o?, id cst, lccCw coinposilioqitc dcsigiiat. 

Diclio autein psalinodiic ad bunc inodum scse C '£-/_£'. 51 i^ pri^iii ttiS ({'aX[j.(.)5ta^ toutov tVj Tptj- 
liabct : Doininus Dciis ct appaniit nobis ad consti- ttov • 0:5; Kupto.; xa\ er^ecpovev fi;jiTv auaTriaaaOai 



lucndiim fcstuni inter tcgentcs et coiiiponcntcs us- 
quc ad coriiua allaris : quibus verbis per ivnigma, 
lioc esl, per involucra ei qiiasi integumenta verbo- 
ruiii, privdiccic inilii videtur iiniiin feslum consliliii 
oiiiiii ratione pricdila; crcatiira;, inferioribus una 
cuin cniiiientibus et evcellentibus in coetu ct con- 
venlii bonorum chorcas ducentibiis. Quandoquidem 
cnini in ligiirata ac niystica tcinpli fabricaiionc iion 
oiiiuibiis, qiii loiis erant, periiiissuin crat intra aiii- 
biliiiii paricliim |iciicliarc, scd ab iiigicssu prolii- 
licli;niliir qiiicuiiqiic gentiles, ct allcriiis gcncris cl 
iialioiiis crant : itciiique cx iis (ini ingrcssi er;inl, 
noii oniiies cx a;quo jus ad iiitcriorciii Idciim acce- 



JopTr)V iv Tot^ TTUxasOuatv 'iu>i tuv xepaTUjv Tou Ou- 
ataa-rptou. "Orrsp 5ox£i [jiot Trpoavatftovetv 5t' aiv£- 
y[jtaToj , Tii [Jiiav ^opxr^v i^aar) tt] XoytxT) XTfaei auv- 
(sTaaOat Ttov u7:o53£aTiptov TOt^ uTrepixouatv Iv tt) 
Ttov iyaOtuv auv(j5to (li) auyxop£U(5vTtjjv. 'ETietor) 
yip £V T^ TUTTtxri Tou vaou xoTOaxEuri, ou (15) Tiaaiv 
icpetTO tt;; e^toOev 7:£pi6oXri? JvTbj yeviaOai, tiXXi 
7:£ptxixptT0 (10) TT); elaoSou irav Saov I0vix?iv xol 
iXX()(fuXov, Ttov Te a'j JvTig yivo[j.ivtov (17), ou [ji£- 
Tf,v (18) ex Tou taou T^aat Tf|i; errl ih evooTepov 7:ap- 
(jOou, [jiT) Ttvi xoOaptOTepa StatTT), xat Tiat T:£pi(^,(5av- 
Tr,piotj dc^ayviaOEiai (19)' TToXtv 6£ xot ev auTot^ 
TouTois ou 7:aai pa3t[Jio; t)v 6 Ev5ov va^.;, liXXi 



(0">) Udrra. Ft tt]v Ti 7tavTa. A Tf,v T^i.v-a. 
(90) [InPir. H 5t7:aatv. 
(97 -9S) ''Qr tir. 15 tij,- av. A dclct Sv. 
(99) Tii. A,Badd. [j.iv. 

(I) ZojjTtor. A ^(iitov. 
("2) Tovzov. Dclet B. 

(5) 'EKjEi.rdrzoir. A gxXeXotT^oTtov. 
{i) 7')] f:itx.h]cri(;i. A tt]? exxXr.aia;. 
(.')) UrEViiaii. k iii niaigiiic /apia^jiaTi. 
(C) 'ETipioOe.v. h.,lM-i(Mni.^ 
h) OuToq. Dclct B. 

(8) 'li.-il Ti'). A in inarginc ev Tto. 

(9) Xxrtrocz-iiylojr. H Sxr,vo7:r,yt(ov. 
(!()) Ai(i rj/t;. A oti ttic TotauTTj?. 

(II) reyvjif-rror. A, 15 ytvo[ji£VT|. 



(12) 'A.lla -ovTvv y.ofir. Nola bocscliolion co- 
dicis A : Sr,[j.£(tjoaat • oii Tf,v tou atjj[j.aToj f](jtil)v 
livaaTaciiv tt]v evavOpt'j7:r]atv tou Kuptou ^^[J.oiv "lr)aou 
yeyevfiiOat. 

(13) y:vcTiilr\. A in lcxlii IvaTatr]. 

(14) ^vi-lSm. A, 15 auvo6;a. 

(1.")) KaTacxevQ, oi.<. Dclcl 15. Iiilcr scliolia codi- 
cis iV. isla occiirrcbaiit ad li:is voici, "Ot: ou 7:aatv 
£Cf£T?)V evT^c TO'j vao'j ycviaOat. xa"i 6iatfopoj f,v <) tt 
TOUTtp 7:apo5o;. 

(IG) 'A.l.lii xepinkxfiLTo. A, I! liXX' (iT::xixpiTo. 

(17) l't.rojth'(or. A yevo(J.evtov. 

(15) MnTii zi'ir. 15 (jieT^v. 

(19) 'A(sayri(70e7(Tt. B acpaviaOeiat. 



553 



m AMMA ET ri:siiurfx.tiom:. 



i; 



toij (20) hptuzi y-i-m; vojjtixov f,v xiti xP^'2tv ie- A ilomli lialicb:uil, iiisi piirion: (|ii:nlam viiliis ralio- 
poupY'0'4 ^^'t^» '^ou xa-aitjxatJiJtaTO; TtveaOat, t6 6^ nc, ac qiiiliuiidaiii asiicrsioiiiljiis cssciil cxpiati ; ac 
i.Tz6xo\j(f6v xe xo\ Soutov xou vaovi, ev (Ji t6 OuJta- ruisiis cliaiii cx liis ipsis iioii oiiiiiiliiis intiMiuiiii 
oTJjpiov lopuTo xEpaxcov Tisi Ttpo(j6oXaT? (21) xsxdX- lciiipltiin iiigredi liccbat, sed saccrdolilius diintaxai 
XojiTijfjtiivov, xal auTot; Tot; [sp:u3'.v oviTtiKaTov Tjv, sacrificandi causa iiilra vcliiiii vcrsandi jiis crat : 



TiXrjv bjhi Tou TwpoTJTayjJiivou x?,; uptoauvT)^, wi (2-2) 
on;a| Toij iviauTOU xaTa Tiva v(5[jtt[jtov fijjtspav, (jtilvo^ 

•Ko^jiTiTOTipav Ttva xa\ piujTtxtoT^pav Ttpojaytov 
.Epoupytav iizX zh tvzh; itapsSueTO. TojauTT].; ouv oO- 
ar^i (2")) T:;p\ t!(V vaV.i toutov ota^opSj, OTt ti^ (21) 

ixibv (2.")) xa't nt[jir,(jta tt]; vot]t^j tjv xaTaaTi- 
t£(o<;, ToijTO TTJs (JiiijjtaTtXTi? itapaTr|pii<j£u)? 6tSa(jxoj- 

•qi; , OTt oIjts Ttaaa ifj XoytXT] (f uit; t(o vato tou 
i)£0U, TOUTcITt TT) SjJtOAOYla TOU [JLSYaXou (■)EoiJ Ttpoo- 
tYviJit • (iXX' oi np>); Ta; (iiuSzi; uTtoXrjdct; iti- 



occiiltus vcio ct arcamis lciiipli lociis ( (iiicni &ou- 
Tov vocaiii), in ([iio allarc collocaliiin cornunin (iiii- 
linsdain proininciitiis adornaliiin crat, ipsis saccr- 
(lotibiis iiiacccssus cral, pr;ctcrquain uni qiii saccr- 
dolio pia-posiliis crat, qiii sciiicl iii aniio lc^'iliiiio 
qiiodaiii, ccrto al(|iic solciiiiii dio, sidiis, iil :ii( aiiiiin 
ct rccondituin quoddam niagis et occulluin sacrill- 
cium oflcrrct, iiitroiliat. Cum igilur tania cssot 
circa lioc lcmpliiin dilTcrcntia, quod iiiiago p:iriler 
ac siniulacriiin cjiis, qiii iiiciilc coiiiprclicndiliir. 



TtXavT](jtivot exT(5s eiai Toij Oeiou itiptaxotvtajjtaTo;. '' staUis erat, boc iiiniiiiiin docciitc corporali obscr- 



Ttov Sl Sti ZT^i diJtoXoftas ivTb; YeyevTj[jtivtov TtpOTt- 
[jtOT^ptov (26) Ttov aXXtov, oi T;ept,iAavTT;p!ot; xa\ 
iYVitat; ■JtpoxaOatpitjievot (27), xa\ TOUTtov oi (i^ts- 
ptoOevTe; f|ST) t6 •^tXcOV exoujtv, iins-z Tf,; cKOTSptXT); 
d^touaOat ptuaTaYtoYia;, ix; 8' Sv Tt? i.r:\ t6 (pavepto- 
tepov TtpotiYot (28) tt)v xoij atv{Y(JtaToc £[jitpaaiv. 
TauTa eaxt [JtaOetv Tou Xtjvou StoaaxovTOi;, OTt Ttjjv Xo- 
Yixdiv ouva;jii(ov, ai [jiev Ttvi; ciatv oiov ih cxYtov Ou- 
(JtaaTf)ptov ev Tto aouTto tt); Oe(iTr,To; xaOiSpu(iivaf 
ai 51 TtvEi; TtdXtv xa\ TOUTtov iv e^o/T) OeiopoiJvTai, 
xepaTtov StxTjv T:po6e6XT\[xivat , xa\ aXXai Ttepl txd- 
va; xaTi Tiva TaJeto; dxoXouOtav TtpoTepeuouat te 
(2y) xa\ SeuTspeuouai. TiSs Ttov (ivOpiomov ysvo; 5ta 



valionc, qiiod non oninis cicaiura ratione prscdiia 
lcniplo Dci, lioc cst confcssioni inagiii Dci jippio- 
pinquct; scd (|ui f:dsis opinioiiibus ac pcrsicisioiii- 
biis scducli siiiit, probibcanlur a scptis diviiiis 
atque canccllis. Ex iis :iiiioiii (pii pcr c(iiilissi()- 
ncni iiilro adniissi fuerint, ciclcris anielcranliir ac 
prajstcnt qui aspcrsioiiibiis, puril:Ue ct a vciicrcis 
abstincntia antc fuerinl expi:ili, atqiie liis iili qni 
sacrilieiis dcslinali sunl, exiiide jaiii iiicliore con- 
ditionc sint, nl intcrioriirn saerorum adiiiiiiistra- 
tione ac prKsnlalu digni liabeanliir. Scd prout ali- 
quis ad evidentiorem ac niagis perspii ii:ini cvpli- 
calionein Knigmalis atqiie involucrisiginlicaliotiem 



TT)v eYYtvo[jtevr|V xaxfav E^to t?,; Oeia? 7tsft6oXf,; proferre possil, lia-c discerc licel docente raiione, 
dTt£(oaOT) • oTtep toj TteptpdvTpijj (50) Xoutpto xaOr,- qnod cx ratione pr.Tditis virtutibus alia; qnidem 
pdfievov ivT?); y'"'^^'*" veluti sanctum allare siiit in adyto Deitatis collo- 

cal;e, nonnulhc vcro riirsns ctiam ex liis in excelloiilia consiiicianiur cornuiim insiar proniiiicnles, 
atque alise rursus circa illas coinpolonti conscnlaiico(|ue quodain ordine lum priinum, liini sociiii- 
dum locuni obtineaiit. Genus auLcm liuiiiaiuim pioptcr vitiositatem innatam extra paricliim divi- 
norum ainbitum summovoalur : (luod nbi conspersorio lavacro expiatnin fuerit, iiitro inill;ilur. 

"AXX" eitstOT) (j.iXXst TtoTk Ti [jtSTi (51) TaiJTa Tta- Sed quoniani li;(C in niedio opposila si^pla, pcr 

pa(?pdYlJ"*t* XtJeoOat, SC wv (32) fj^Jta; ^ xaxta Tiphq iiwK vitiositas nos ab co loco qiii iiitra velnm est 
TJi ivT?.; Tou xaTa7:eTda[jLaTo; dTtSTeixtasv, otov axr,- dirimit, aliqiiando solvcntiir, cum pcr rosurroctio- 



vozT)xOf, (55) TtdXtv oti Tr,; dvaaTdasto; :f][jitov ■?] ^u- 
dt;, xa't r.izy. f, xati xaxiav lyyi.\io\i.i'ji] i31) otayOo- 
pa k^0L'^T.'j\z'Jri Ttov SvTtov, T(5Te xotv}] auaTf,aeTat f) 
Ttspt T&v 0E?(V lopxi) Tot; Std ttj; dvaoTdaeto; Ttuxa- 
aOetatv , tb; (jifav ts xal tijv auTi)v itpoxstaOat Ttaat 



nem iiatura iioslra riirsiis (|ii;isi lalicrnnciiliiin liNn, 
alqiic oiiinis pcr virKisil:itoiii iunata corriiplio, ex 
reruiii nalura abolila aUiue sublala fnerit, liinc iis 
qiii pcr rcsurrcctioneni lecii, oriiati atqiic compo- 
siti fueriiit, coiiinuine fcslum circa Dcnm coiisli- 



tfv eu9poauvr,v (jir.xiTt Sia^opa; Ttvo; Tf,; Ttov D luctur, ut oniiiilius uiia alque eadem bclitia pri'|io- 
hwi (jtsTouaia;, Tf,v XoYixf,v (fu-tv 5iaTS[j.vouar,;, nalur, iiulla aniplius diHcrenlia ratione pr;cililaiii 
dXXd T(ov viJv £$to Sti Tf,v xaxiav iivTtov Ivti; TtLv naturam a particip.itione x(\m jiiris alqiie coruiii- 
dSuTtov TT); Oeta; [jiaxapt(5TT)To; TtoTS Y-vTiaot).evojv, dem bonorum dirimeiile, sed iis qiii nunc pioptcr 
xa\ TOt; xspaat to'j OuaiaaTTjptou, TOUT^aTt, Tai; vitiosilatem extra siint, tandcin aliqiiaiulo iiilr;i 
e;sxouaat; t(ov uTtepxoap.i^ov 5uvd(jteatv JauTou; (55) adyta divina; bcatitudiiiis futuris, cl coniibus alta- 



(20) 'A.U(^ zcIq A, B t) Tot;. 

(21) Ilpoc6oluiQ. A, B Ttpoeo^Xat;. 
i22) 'ilq. B o;. 

(25) Tcaavzm: ovr ovirii}^. Ad lia^c scholion illud 
logebam iii mlce codicis A : "OTt tutto; f,v xa't eixtov 
TT); via; xauTr,; xaTaSTdasto; f) Tf,; ^v T(p va(T) sta- 
ooou Statfopd. 

(24) "Ozi ziq. A, B f,Tt;. 

(25) Elxwr. A stxtov ts. 

(26) npozijiozEpitn-. A, B TtpoTt^jfiTepot. 



(27) npoKaOmpd^ieroi. A in marginc TtpoxaOT)- 
pd;j.svot. 

(28) npcdyoL. B itpoadYot. 

(29) flpozspEvowi ZE. [! TtpoTepsuouai 5s TS. 
(301 TlEpipdrzpci. A, B -sptp;ia;Tr^pt(<>. 

(31) Mezd. B p.iaa. 

(32) Ai' (jji\ B Ti 5t' (ov. 

(53) S/fiirc.Triili]. A, B axr,voTTaYrOji. 

(3i) 'Eyyi.rcjih-i]. A eYYSVOiiSvrj. 

(33) 'Eavzov(\ B sv sauTCtc;. 



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S. GRF.r.Or.Il NYSSF-Nl 



lo6 



ris, hoc csl, cxrclliMililMis snpvniimniliuiis virlnli- A auva—ivrtov. "Otcp 6t) yj[i.Wi-z(/j-i (oC; (frjnv 4 



biis scse coTijiiiicliiiis. (JiuhI iiiiniriiin .ipiMrnis 
(licil .^posloliis, univcrsit.Tlis cum bono concordi.ini 
aliiiio conscnsuin significans, ncnipc (luoil ci oinnc 
•»cnu ncclctur cwlcsliuin, tcrrestriiini cl infcino- 
riiiii, .Tt(]iio oiiinis lingiia conlitcliiliir, qiiocl Domi- 
nus Jesus Clirisiiis sit in glori.i Dci Pairis ; pro 
cornibus quidcm angelicum atqnc ccclcstc gcniis 
(liccns ", pcr rcliqiios vcro cani qiia; post illos 
iiiiclligitiir crcatiiram, nos vidclicet sigiiificans, (|iii 
(iiiincs in iino concordi atqiic conscnticiili fcslo 
eriiiius occiipali. Fcstiiiii aiitcni cst cjiis qiii rcviia 
csi liiin confcssio, luni cognilio. Possiint aiilciii, 
iiiiHiil, alia qiioqiic iiiiilta sanct;ie ScripturiC loca 
colligi ad comiiiciidalioncm ct conlimialioncm cjus 



'ATioaxoXoj, xrjv tou T.a^j-hi Trp^; Tb ocYaObv aufi^tij- 
v(av 6t;p[jiTivJutov, oTi autto 7:av '(^j'J'j xajjt(]/ei tmu- 
pavitov xat iTriYsftov xal xaxaxOovitov, xa\ uaaa 
yXtotssa i^OfjtoXoYTiasTai, 5"t Kupto; 'Itjtou; Xpiaxbs 
etj o^j^av Giou Ilatpo? • avtl [i.hj Ttiov xipctTtov Xeyiov 
xh ayy^k:YJj'j zt xa\ eTtoupavtov , ota 6k tiTjv Xoitoov 
crifjiaivtov tt^v ptst' EXctvou? voou[jtevr|V xxEaiv f](Jta;, 
ouj TtctvTa? (57) (jita xal cuijt9tovo; (58) iopXT) xaxa- 
xpaTfiiet. 'Eop-ii ei-tv (59) ■?) tou SvTto; (40) Svtoi; 
ojioAoyfa T£ (i!) xa\ STTiyvtodtc. "Egz: (42) 6k, tpTid, 
xat S/.),a TTOAli -zt^:; 0.^:0.:; FpatpTj^ '^■p^i auTTaatv tou 
xaTi TTjv otvaaTaatv SifjJiaTo; liva^.e^aiOai. "0 xe Yotp 
'EsextT)X (43) Tto Ttpoc()T)Tixw TtveujjiaTi t^v iv tco 
piEtiio 7:dvTa xpiivov, xa't t6 ev toutco 6t(ijTT][jta uTOp- 



qiiit! circa rcsiirreclioncni doctrina alqiic sciilcnlia U 6ij, ea' au-ou iTTaTat tou xaipou t?,c avaaTaaeto? 



ccrta slabilisqnc habcliir. Nain ct E/.ccliicl proplic- 
lico spiritii omne qiiod in mcdio icnipus esi, quod- 
qiic intcr lioc intcrccdil intcrvalliini transgrcssiis, 
iii ipso articiilo ac piiiicto rcsuricctionis pnciio- 
scciidi virtiite coiisislit, et futurum taiiqiiain jam 
piacscns couspicicns, narrando ociilis siilijicit. 
Cainpuin cnim iiigenteni, cl in iiifiiiitiim et iinmcn- 
sum exporrccliim tilqiic p;itciilciii vidit, ossiiiiiiqiic 
in cn miilloniin ciimiiliiiii ct accrvnm, :ilioriim 
alibi. forluito casii riisjcctorum, qiia; dciiide divina 



TT) TpOYVtoiTtxT) 6uvirjt2t xa\ zh iiojj.svov tjt; Vjot) (4i) 
T£Osa[j;evos u-' oc}/tv otYet Tto StTjYflJ^aTt. IleStov (K) 
\i.i^ix xa\ ei? STretpov elos 6cT)i:Xio[tcvov, ijT^aiv (40) 
(Ttop:(av e-\ toiJtco (47) TtoXXTjv, iXXtjiv aXXa/T) -po^ 
ih dup.fjiv 5te^[5t[i[tiv(OV • etxa Oeia 6uva[jiEt r.pbq Ti 
cuYY^''ii 'X-^'^ '6ta auYxtvou[iiv(i)V, xat Tat? oixetat? 
cip[jtoviatc; i[j.'.puo[iEV(ov. EtTa veupot? xa\ aap|\ xat 
6sp[J.aat xaXuTTTO^tevtov (6-sp f| t}/aX[jL(o6ia 7:uxaCo- 
[iiv(ov XsYei), xa\ •::vsu[j.a Jtoo-otouv ts xa\ ctSYsTpov 
aTiav ■zh xs![j;svov (48). 



poiciitia ad cognata propriaquc una nioverentiir, cl propriis couvciiicnlibus(|iie coinpagibiis iiib;crc- 
sccrcnt, poslea ncrvis, carnibus, pellibus intcgerentiir ct operircnliir (qiiod psalir.odia, icgcrcutiir 
sivc coryiorarcntiir ct consliparcntiir pcr vcibiim T:uxiJeaOai, dicit ) ct spirilum vivificaiilem simnl 
et cxsiiscitantciii qiiidijiiid jaceret. 

Porro Aposloli eoriim qiise circa resiirrectionem C 
cxsisient, miraciilornm debcripiioucm, iil qiix cx- 



pcdita, f;icilis cl in proiiipui lcgciilibns sit, quid 
altinct aliqiicm expoiicrc, (iiicnindiiiodiiin ciini 
liort;itii (|iio(laiii ct Idbariim sono Siriptiira dicat 
in niomenlo tcmporis niorUios alqiic jacciitfs 
iiiiiversos rcpiMite in iiiiinorlalis n;itui';e statiim 



Tt)v 51 Tou 'A-oaT(5),ou xaTi (49) tt)v aviaTaatv 
Oau|j;aTOjv oiaaxeui^v , 10; ■Kpi-/tipriv ouaav TOtj Jv- 
TUYXdvouaiv, Ti av Tt^ >.iYot (50) ; "O-to; kv xeXeu- 
a[jaTt Ttvt xat aaX-jiiYYt''''' fjX^' (^') Vi'!'''^ 6 16foi ev 
ccxapet Tou -/povou otTiav iOpijio; zb TeOvTjxij xe xa\ 
zei[ji.svov , et5 iOavi-ou (fuatv (52) uT:a[Jtet(pOTi- 
aeaOat (.'i5) ; 'A>.Xi xa\ Ti^ iYYeXixi^ (54) (ftovic. 



imiiiiitatuni iri. ynincliam evangclicas voccs, nt tl); 7:po6T;Xou; ot-aaiv (55) ouaac, 7:apf)aa[j.ev (-50). Ou 

qu;e ciiiictis nianifcsUe siiit, pr.Ttcriiiiltam. Non •(oi.p iJ.iivco X6yM (57) (()T)a\v 6 Kupto? tou^ vexpou; 

eiiim verbo snlo Doiiiiniis iiicrluos rcsiirrccturos ivaa-f)aeaOat, aXXixa\ outt)v ivepYStTT)v iviaTaatv, 

csse dicit. verum ctiain ipsaiii quoque rcsurreclio- dmb Ttov IyY'^''^^^''^ ''iM-''^ ^"-^ JJttov intaTeiaOai 6u- 

ncm rcpra^scnlat ac pr;i'stat ab iis, qiia; nobis va[j.evtov tt).; OaujJtaToroitaj ip5i[Jisvo;. IIptoTov p.ev 



(50) rv^iroTF.por. [i '(\i^\fj-tpv) ntoj. (45) 

(57) Out; ^drruQ. A, I! (Lv ■7:ivTtov. (44) 

(58) il/t« xal (Tvjiycoi-cx. .\d lias voccs ila iii (45) 
calcc codlcis A scribcbaliir, lloiav elvat (fr,«t Ti)V (4(1) 
[j.sXXouaav iuXtov eopTf)v iYY-~''W' xa\ a-jOp(o7:(ov ; 'Vh (17) 
TivTa; auiJ.(ftova).; 6;jLoXoYetv elvat Wsov • ouxo'jv T:Ep\ (4S) 
Hev Tr)v OsoYvoJdiav TiivTS,; 6[j.OYva))JOvf)aouatv «[J.ap- (49) 
TO)Xo\ xa\ 6ixatoi, 0'j p.f)V 6^ [j.ia; iaovTat xaraaTi- (5(1) 
asto;. 'E-s\ ■noij t6 6;xatov ; 'AXX' ol [Jtbj sv i-oXa-J- (51) 
oet TT,? -0)V o'Jpav(ov ^^'■'^iaovTai paatXeia.; , oi 6^ (52) 
TauTr,c e-/.T6; xaTi Tf)v "A7:oaToXtX7)v iTTtJ^aatv. (55) 

(.59) 'EvTiy. h Zi iG-.vJ. (54) 

(40) '■Orn.jr. Dclcl li. (5.'i) 

(41) ■0;;o.ic)'(V/ r£. B 6[xoXoYia 6s. (5(i) 

(42) "Eczi. IJ EjTa:. (57) 



^Ef,!^xii').l. B 'Is^sxtf]X. 

'ii<; •/(?)(. A (0? I^OTj TTapiv. 

lltSior. A 7::6iov '(ap. 

'OcTTiiKir. A 6aTe(ov te. 

Tcvroi. A iii iiiargiiic to'Jtou. 

Ke.i/ie.ror. A lii iii:irgiiic xtvou[i.svov. 

hf/rd. A, B ToJv xa-i. 

At:yi>i. B XsYStv. 

"liyKi. A f,'/)). B ?;/(;). 

<l>vcir. A (fjascoc. 

'Y.iafiF.iyi), \ adilil xoTiaTaiiv. 

'Ayye.lixdi;. B s'JaYY'''''xi;. 

"A:tii(Tir. Drlcl B. 
Ihtjiiiciijihr. B 7:apf,ao;j.sv. 
Mvroi .IvYO). B Xoyio p;6v(i). 



1 Scliolion. Qnnlc fiiliirum ait feslnm niiijelnrnm ct lioininum, nl omncx concorditcr et ronscnticnler 
unum licum coiililcnnlur. Krgo circa coijiiilioncm quidcin l>ci oinnca consculicnt ct concordnluivl pfi;- 
calorei et jiinli : vcrumuiinen non ernnl cjuidcin sluliis el condilionis {nam nbi jii.^.tiliii ?) ; scd lii quidern 
Tcync calorum fruculur : illi uuicin, ju.vla Ai>o:-lolicani .•icnicnliam, nb lioc nrccbnnlnr. 



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138 



yip Iv 'Mi ImOavajtot; (08) t(Lv voTTiiidtwv Ti;v A proiiiiKiMiora siiiil, fniiliusvc fulos iliiiiiis abrogari 

^owTOibv Ssixvusi Suvajjnv, arsXaOvwv T.poTzi.y\i.ci-zi " ' "' ' ' " " 

xa\ XoYV (''9) "i '^'^n' '''^^' ap-'.OavJ? iys-r"' (^O) 
•Kai5Cov, £.'-a vEaviav i;oT; i;d90'.; lf,ori 7:pojzojj.'.s'5nE- 
vov TTi? snpoO Siavai-fj-ra; tii 1^.^,"?^ SiStost • lJ.E-i 
ToC-o 5iaiiiT:^iox(5Ta fjor) T£tpaTi[j.^p(i) xp^Svi;) t>jv Ad- 



ac (Iflralii nossl, liujiis iiiirilici (ip( ris iiiilio laclo. 
INani piiiiiiiiii iiuidoiii iii iiioilireris iiiorbis vivili- 
ram viiii (leiiionslrat, jiissu ac vcrho aVigens aQe-- 
rlioncs ; (lciiulo paiilo auU! inoiiir.ini pucllaiii re- 
siiscilal, posli^i addlcscoiilcui i|ui jaui ad si^ptil- 
Capov vey.pfiv i^drsi (Cl) tou tdtpou (02) (ftovri (65) rruni cllorolialur e.vciiatuin c lociilo malri dal ; 
xa\-pbixdY|Aa-i ftooTtoirisas Tbv xcf.uLsvov £'Ta T^v posl liuno, Lazarnni qni jain (lualridui teinporo 
Sautou SvOpto-ov (t)i) fp.ot? y.a\. AdyxTl ^'•«'^^''^'PI-''^- niortiius difflucbat ct olcliat, vivuin cducil cx sc- 
vov ex vtxpCi'/ 5td ipt-ii; r;H.-P^' otavtstritJt ((ir;), piilcro, vocc paritcr ac jiissu viVilicans jacciilcin ; 
tou? tuKou; t(ov i\>.tov xa^ triv TtXrjYr-iV tri; liy/r^q posloa suuin ipsiiis lioinincin olavis ac laiicca 
£t; LiapTuptav (06) tri? dvastdKio; JTtayiiiEvo; (67). transfixuin lcrtio dic rcsiiscitat, vesiigia cl.ivoruni 
UtpX (Lv oJokv olpiat XPV''^" Ste^tsvat, [i.fi jjta; (68) ac lanccDC in tcslinionium rc.snrrcclirtiiis addiiccn- 
djji9t6o).!a; iv tot; td T:poYSYpa[JiiJ.Eva (60) r.apME- icni. Dc quibiis niliil arbitror opus cssc diccre, 
6stY|Jt^voi; eEtiouoti; (70). ciiin iiiilla subsit ainbiguitas iutcr oos fiui ca ([ua! 

sciipta sunt acccperunl cl approbavcruiit. 
r. 'AXVoutoiJto(71), eTirovJyijj, ti ^rjtoujxsvov ijv R G. Vcrum non iioc ci'at, inqiiain ego,qiio(l qiiairc- 
10 fkp ss£!iOa( Tots trjv dvditaitv, xal tb iir.ayji-i]- balur an rcsiirreclio aliquamlo fiitiira sit, el quod 
osaOat trj dSsy.ditto xptjst t'jv avOpio-ov, otd ts ttov liouio liioorruplo judicio Sislclur, cum proptcr 
Ypa-.ftxtov draSsiJstov, y.al tiov ?iOT) Trpos^T-aatiiviov, Soripturaruni (irnKJnstiationos , luni prnpter ea 
ot TtoXXolttovdxou&vttjJv t7uvO;?l<jovtat. 'VTroXot^v (7-2) qua; jani aiile cxquisila atqiic cxciissa siinl, plc- 
av srr) ixortstv, tfr,i\v, si toirtsp tb vijv (7",) xai ti riquc audicnliUm assenlientiir ; roliquum auiem 
EXTtt^iJjisvov sitat. "0-sp si 5vt(o; (7-1) str,, t^vj- fuerit considcrarc an prout csl id iiiiod niinc cst, 
xtbv (75) sT-ov Tot; dvOptoTtot; tT;v eX-[oa tri; dva- ila ctiani quod spcraliir futuruni sil. Quod si il;i 
atdasb); eivdt (76). Et Yd? oTa Ytvstat, otav XTjys- fucril, fugiondam dixeriin lioniiuihiis cssc spcin 
tat (77j tou Ciiv ti dvOptoTTtva atojjiata, totauta tji rcsurrectionis. Nam si qnalia cvadiiiil liuniana 
Ctofi iidXtv dTOxaOfa-atat • dpa Tt; dTsXsato; auij,- corpora diim vivere desinunl, talia rursum viiaj 
9opd 5id tri; dvaaTdasoj; tot; dvOpiunot; sX-fsstat. rcstiluuntur : niniiruni perpolua quanlaiti calami- 
Tf Ydp dv eXsstvtitspov ybmzo Odajja, rj otav sv las ab oninibus pcr rcsurrcolioiioin speratur. Qiiod 
saxdtto YTjpa xaTa^jJtYvuOsv-a (78) td itjJiJiaTa jj.sta- eniin miserabile magis speotaoulum fucrit, quani 
OTtr|Ori r.phi ti eiosxOi; Ts xa\ diJ.opcpov, Tr,; |jev cuin in exlrema sciicctule incurvala atque contra- 
aapxb; autrj; (79) dvaXtoOsfar); t(o xP^'^V> P'^^'^'^ °^ ^ '^'^ corpora ad turpituilinem ac dcforiuiiaicm re- 



Tat; oatsot; TtsptsaxXrixoto; (80) tou 6ip;j.ato;; Ttov 
5h 6r] vsuptov auvsortaa|j.cVtov otd t?» p.r,xitt Tji cfu- 
atxji ixjjid5t lirtomafveaOai, xa't6td touto ■jravtb; ouv- 
eXxojj.ivou tou atojitato;, dtortiv tt xat sXsstviv Oiau.a 
Yfvstat, Tf,; (jsv xs^aXri; S7:"t t6 •(6v\j a'JY>«E^.Xt[J.svT;; • 
tf,; os X''-P^? EvOsv xat svOsv Ttp5; [aIv trjv xati tpu- 
trtv svspYstav dnpaxtouari;, Ivtpofjtri; (81) o^ xatd 
tb dxo'jatov (82) as). xpaoatvojjtsvri;. OTa 6k TtdXiv 
Ttov Tat; xpovfat; vdaoti; ExtSTr,X(jttov td cioij.ata ; 
'A Toaoutov 5;a'yipst ttijv YUIJ.vtoO£vttov OJtitov, o:ov 
£~txaXu!fOat 5oxst Xeittip, xal £-/5s5a':tavr,|j.ivij> l-fir] 
T(o Ssppiatt (85). Ola 6s (8i) xa\ ttov sv tai; 'Jospt- 



(08) ^E.liOm^acrioi^. A STriOava-fot;. 

(59) Kal Jlv)-(!>. A xal X6yo'j. li Xoyou. 

(60) 'Eygifei.. A in niargine dvsYsfpst. 

(61) 'EtrijEt. A B s^dYst ftovta. 

(62) Tiiv Tiipcv. A ttov Tdftuv. 
(6j) *ajrjj. A tftovri ts. 

(6'i-) Eha zdr htvzov arOfKjaor. In calcc codi- 
cis .'V ista lcgcs, "Ott 5id ufatsto; tf,; to'j ato;j.ato; 
dvaatdasu; ti ar,[j.sta toij iSfou ■ndOou; sraasv ev tti) 
[5fto atopiatt Kupto;. 

(65) SiarltrztjiTi. B dvfatriat. 

(66) Mafzvpiar. 11 [Jtaptuptov. 

(67) 'Enaytiisroi;. X \i i.T.3.-(6ixs.vov. 
(6S) Mi} j-tidi,-. A 1> [XT,os[jttd;. 

(69) nfcye.-;-faii(tha. A B YEYpa[jiij.iva. 

(70) naf(iSeSEiyjih'ri(:v.t. IIapa5s6EiY;Jisvri;ura'j- 
5T1C. B 7:apao:5stYJJEva umuari;. 

(71) Oij zoi'zo. 15 0'Joi touTo. 

Patrol. Gr. XL\ I. 



dacla fiicrinl, carnc quideni coruiii teni|iorc con- 
suiiiiiiala, rugosa auicm ct arida cuic ossibus 
adli;«reiite? Elenim nervis, (iiiod liatutali niiniruni 
non amplius liumore imbnantur ac pingu(?(iant, 
coiivulsis, ct idcirco loto corpnre contrai lo, ves 
qiiicdam infirina ac specialii iiiiserabilis cxsisiil, 
cum caput quidcm in genua Incliiiatuni sil; ni.iuiis 
autem ulrintiue ad naluralem quidcin usiiin inva- ' 
lidac siut, pr,c Ircniorc vcro senipcr iiivit;c niii cnl 
ac movcantur. Qiialia voro rnrsus coruui corpora 
suiit qui diuturnis ac longinqiiis inorbis cxiab;ic- 
runt? qua; corpora Iioc diffcruiit a iiiubitis ossibiis, 

(72) 'Y:i6Aci:tor. B \it.6Xoi~'jV V dv. ILtc in calro 
codicis A ila illusliabaiitiir : "EvOsv dpxstat ri>; e^ 
Jautou dvOu-ouipstv td; TitpX ttov tji dvaatdast. ji.a- 
•]ip\).biM'i dvttOi^st;. 

(7.3) "HcXEf Tv riV. A Ttpo; t?) vuv Sv. 

(71) "Orziot;. A outto;. 

(7,5) >I'F.v)czvr. A U cfsuxti^v. 
■ (76) Elrai. Dclcl li. 

(77) "Ozar .h^iyszfti. A B XriYOvtat. 

(78) Kaza/ipiyi-vOirzti. AB xataptxvojOivta 

i70) AiJzijt^. A B a'Jtoi;. 
80) ngfiS(TxJrixc'zc(;. B T:eptaxXT,x!jto;. 
(81) 'ErrfDftfi^;. A sv tpdjji(_o. B iv Tpd7:to. 
(S2) 'Axovaidr. B sxouatov. , 

(S")) "Oaor s.riKsica.U^Oai. Usque iid tto ospiiart 
dcbUa siMil iii Ms. A ct in niargiiic legltiir axo/.ta. 
(8t) Olads. Ad b;cc vcrb:i iii oaloe codicis A liai-c 
nola asorijila oriit, irT;-.r,a!; 7t;p'i tijiv dvOpcor:tvu)-/ 

9 



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S. GKEGORU N\SSEIN1 



no 



.inoil loniii ;ic jiiii « (iiisimipia ciilc o.blei'l:i esse A y-^h (85) afftotnfai^ i^wSYixiTwv (SC), -rcjv c^ t^ 
vijciiliir. Qiuilia itom eoriim qiii a(|ii;A' iiiteiciilis i£;va viji.) x£xpaxri[Ji$viov ttjv dcixTi[jiovaX(I)6T)v t!; av 
inorlio iiiliiiiiiieniiil ? Qii.fi vero (ir;Hio iiideeoraiii uu" Biliv livdYoi ).(5yo?, w» xax' (jJ.tvov auxot,- TiivTa 
eoriiiii jacttiraiii ac (lelriMieiiliiiii, i|ni sacro iiiorbo xa y.i\i] tot fipYavtxd te xat aiaOtiTi TrpoatoOsa (87) 
correpli siinl, aiile oeiilos poiiere possil iil cis i] ar\-Kzod)v emSdsxETat ; TtJvSi iv a:ttr[jiots, t] ™>.£- 
oimii;i iiii.iiibra, t;im iiislriimeiilari:i qiiaiii scnsoria jjioi^, ^ £= i-ipa; Ttvi; ahla,- •rixpoTijptacJiJ.ivtov, xa\ 
p.iiilaliin piilredo proyroiliens <le|i;iscat? qualia 7:p'j tcj OavaTO'j xpivov Ttvi t'j tf^ aupnpopa TaJTT) 
item coniiii eorpora sinl, qiii in leri;c iiiotilnis, eitifito.JvTtiJv, i^ Ttliv liTtb ytMiaztiii XiIjSt) tivI auvaTto- 
vel licllis, vel ex alia caiisa (|ii;ipiam iniitihili siiiil, T3X£30ivTtovivSLa3Tp69o;.;(8S)Tot; [jt£),:iii,iT;ptbv(80), 
cl :iiile nioiti'111 aliijiio lempore ]wist eam calamita- t! Sv Tt; XiYot ; 

lem accepl;iiii ;i(lliiie viviiiit, aiit coriiiii qiii a iiativitate :iilverso aliqiio casii Ursi ar viliati ciiiii 
(listorlis iiieiiibris adolevci iiiit, el ad aclalcm perfcctam cvascrnni, «iiiiil opns cst dicere? 

!>(' iiiodo gciiitis ;iiileiii inlanlibtis , qiii vel Ilipl tojv('JO) dp-tYevtJJV vTiTtiwvTijJv te ixTiOt|ji£- 

evpniinnliir , vel siilToeanlnr , vol rorliiilo casil vt.jv, xa\ T(JJv xaTaTcviYO[AEviov, xa\ Ttliv xaTJt tJ» au- 
percniit, iiiiul <'\islimaii(liiiii esl, si rursiis tales ad u TojjtaTov dTToXXuji^vtov, Tt iatt XoY^aaaflat, el Td 
vilam reducaiiliir, iitriim iii infaiitia remaiiebunt, Totauxa (01) -rcdXtv Ttpis ttjv ftoJjv ^jtavdYotTO, fipa 



ct (|iiid iiiiseiins, aii ad .Tl;ilis iiiodiim perfectiini 
ev;i(lenl, el (inali lacte nalnr;i rursus cos ciuilriet? 
Il;iiliie si (|iii(lem per oniiiia idem nobis corpiis 
niisiim reviviscet, calamilas cl iiicomniodum cst id 
«piod cxspeclatur ; siii aHlem non iilciii, aliusalqne 
is (pii jacet mortiius, crit ille qiii rcsuscileliir atipie 
lesiiigat. Naiii si jacuit(|uideiii piiellns, lesiiitjit aii- 



eva7:otJt6;T) (92) ttj vT)7tidTT)Ti, xai tI dOXttoTEpov; 
dXX' kn\ Ti dxpov (9.">) t^^ei tti; ifjXtxia?, xa't Ttot(.> 
YdXaxrt TtdXtv f) tfucrts auTd TiOT^vTjaETat ; "SlaTE ei 
(jtkv otd TtdvTtov Tauxi/v fijjitv t6 ato(jia udXtv dvaSno- 
asTat, aujjt^opd SaTat xb 7tpoa6oxto[j:£vov • Et 6* (jtr) 
Tautbv, dXXoj Tt; 6 l^ei.p6ii.e\o; Sarat Ttapd xbv xst- 
[J.EVOV. Et Ydp "^TtTtoxE [jicv ih TtatStov, dvtjTaTat Se 



emlioiiio[ierl'eelsea!lalis,aiilcoiilra, qiiopaclodicere ziizio; (Qi), i) ■zb S[ji7taXtv, Ttto; laTtv etTtEtv auT?jv 



po^sunnis ipsilin qui jacerct cxcil;ituin csse alque 
cvsurrexisse, cum quod :iltincl a.| dilTerentiam :iaa- 
lis, isiini occidissel, imninlaliissil? Si qniseniiii pro 
piiello adiillniii, ct pro seiic, in vigore i«lalis ac 
(lore coiisliliitum videt, alleiuin pro altcro coiispi- 



dvtopOJJaOat t6v xe![ji£vov, ev ttj tt)? ifjXtxia? Sta'.fopd 

TOU 7t£ 7tT(0X.iT0 J U7tT)"AXaYp.iVCU SvTO^" dvTl y^p TOU 

7cat5tou TiXetov, xa''. dvTt to.j 7:psa6uT£pou t^v dxfJiTj- 
at'jv (95) Tt; 4ptov, 'etspov dvO' JTspou TEOsaTai, xa't 
d'.T\ toj X£X(o6r,iJ.ivou Tbvdptiov, xa\dvT'tT&u extett)- 



latur, pro mnlilalo quoqiie cl aliqiio vilio labo- p x4-o^ xV/ eujapxov, xal xd dXXa TtdvTa ('oaauTio;, tva 



ranle iiilegruiii ae sannni, pro iiKicic conleclo 
corpiilenlum, el iii c;eleris oniiiibiis codeiii iiiodo, 
iie si qiiis oiiinia siiigiibitim commemorare velii, 
iiiolcsliam ac la;diuiii oiationi iiidutat ? Nisi igiliir 
rursus lalc corpus revi.\erit «|uale cral cuin terrse 
niandaietur, noii id quod mortuum ltiissL't resur- 
gel, seil in alium bomincm lerra riirsus lorinabi- 



[j;t), Td xaO^ixaafivTt^StE^ttov^iixXov i7tEtadYin(9(J)T(T> 
X<jY(;' ; Et [X7) ouv (97) TotouTOv dva6ttoaT) (98) t^ atofja 
TtiXtv, oTov T)voT£ TT) YJi xaTE[JLtYvuT0, ou zh TEOvr,xic 
dvaatTjaExat, dXX' et? d"AXov dvOptoTtov :?) Yii otaTtXa- 
aOT;a£Tai. Tt o.jv 7tp>).;£(Ji£V)dviaTaat^, e! dvT' e[iouTt? 
dX/.o^ dva6i(oa£Tat ; 11(1).; Y^p dv e7ttYvo!r|V auTo? 
e[j.auTJ)v, flXi-tov (90) ev i[j.auTto (1) oux E[jiauToy ; Ou 



tur. Quid igilur ad iiic resurreclio pcrliiiet, si pro ya.pavdiYJd.')TfiCjie^i>, ei (jit) Std Ttdvxtov etTjv 6auT6? 

ine alius rcvivisccl? Nam qua rationc i|)se me e[j.auT(p. KaOdTtep y^P ''«^tTi Tbv 7tap(ivTa piov ef 

agnovero, si non cernam iii ineiiiso ineiiisum ? tivo; ^//"i-".' ^'■^ pivt;(jit); x^v xapaxTTjpa , u-ox£!aOt>» 

Non eniin ego revera fiiero, nisi per oiiinia idcm oe xaTi t6v "aSy^v tj.eovji; 6 toiouto; etvat, TtpoxstXi)?, 

mctiiin siiii. Queinadmodiim cuini in pra^senli uTtoat^jtbj (2), XEuxtJ^pou? (5), YXaux(5(jt(jtaTo;, iv m- 

vita, si tnjus mcmoria lcucam ligurain, ponatur Xta t?, Tptx^, xa't ^uaio t(o aio[jtoTt • elTa CiT^tiJv x6v 



cto[jtdTtov, ei oTa Ttov TeXEUTtovTojv £aT'i xd ^(.'jiJLaTa, 
Toia.jTa xa"t dvijTatat xaxd t'jv xi^^c dvaaTiasio.; xat- 
p.5v ; xa'i Std'.fopot £7ta7topf;a£t? Ttpo; t6 zr-fi dvaaTd- 
estoj SoY[jia. — 15 oTa 6t). 

(8.')) 'iti-ftxaT^-. U iiopixat;. 

(80) 'Ef.oifhjxozur. H £^i.)or,xiT(ov. 

(87) AlirOnta :tfOCicvPu. A B aisOTjTfjpia 7:poT- 
ou-a. 

(88) Aiaazp6cpotQ. B Sta'y(5potj. 
(.89) llEficr. Delel A. 

(90) IltijA zwr. A 7t£p't 6» xtov. C;cteriiin ad luice 
verba iii calce codicis A inter scbolia li.xe legiiiitur : 
'AvTiOeat; • OTt o'J Ta.JTOv dvaarfoETat to a(o().a, ?, 
a"/.Xo Ttapi to r.sa^v, ai (j.i) xdg J7:taup.6dja.; auTti) 
Sta'f.jpou; dXXoK.jait? E/ov £y^''P''''''- 'l^oivuv 6't? xaxd 
ta^JTiv Tr,{ <f'i.',-ibq OiYOVxa ioG-r.zp ih [i.hi 'z-[pp'jzo; 
Sid X("jv T po'.f (ijv YtvcTat TtpoaTtOsp.ivtijvTi) o'Jaia T)[jttov 
d-;x't xou Sia^Ojjr/JsvTO^ \i.ipo'ji a'JTf);. lih 6i d7:6pjJu- 
Tov U7t'j Tou r.ip\i(0'no; Tip.aj depo? ex 5ta'.fopouvTo; 



cxoTiXtoj oux 4X!yov tt); ouaia; Tou aco[JiOTO? :^,f'.(ov, 
d(ji96T£pa Ss dr' dXXoiioaEoj; y''''-'^^'. touto (jl^v Ttov 
Tpo'f(ov dX/.oioup.ivtov, £v t(o vEupio v£up(.jv, xal iv 
Ttp 6aT(T) 6aT(ov, ToiJTo Se TtivTwv xtov iv iiiJtrv uYp'ov 
T£ v.oX aTspEtT^v ao)p.dttov uTtiTTJ.; suffjtou 0£p[j.aaia^ 
6ti 7tavT6; dXXo;ou[j:ivt.jv, xat outto otayopou^j.svtov. 

(91) Th toiavza. A Touta li TOta.jTO. 

(92) 'Apa ira:zojdrn. A B &p' evar.op.ivst. 
(95) "Axpor. A (isrpov. 

(9.i) TLlewQ. A 6 TiXEio;. 

(9.")) Airitiiirzvr. \ I! dx[jtaaTf|V. 

(9()) "K:zfi(rdyTi. A iii marginc iTttJuviYot. 

(97) Mi) ovp\ A [if). 

(98) 'AruCiwcr)). A R dvafittoT). 

(99) D.U.-iMr. A iii maig. o.j' pXsTtuiv iv i^tauxio 
e(J.auT6v 7t. Yip dv £:r,v d>.r,06); £^(1), ei (ii) ^td. 

(1) 'i.'/(«rrio. I! Eauttp. 

(2) TMcriiidi:. H u7t6'jt[jto;. 
(5) .\evKify,fcvi;. A XEux^xptoj. 



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DE ANlDl.V KT RESrUUECTlONF. 



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TJiou-ov, £v:uxo;[Jt'. vi(ti, JtojjiTiTTj (i), Ypu-iJ), [jLsXavo- A vcrbi gratia is C5sc v:u'o c.ipillo, l.ihiis promiiicii- 
Xpoi {ti), y.3i\ T3t Xomi -avxa ■roij xaTa Tr,v [jiopjfTiv libiis at(nio diMiiissis, iiarilms iioiiiiiliil pressis. 



/apaxTTipo? i-:ipiii^ I/ovti. 'Apa toutov ei5("j? ((>) 
exiivov oiTiio[xai ; (xSXXov 6i t; '/pij Tat^ iXiTTOj'. TtJjv 
iviTajstjJV Jv5iaTp(6£tv t^v i!i;(up(>Tepov (7) (icf t^jjiE- 
VJV (8) ; Ttj yiip oux oISsv, oTt (5ot) Tivt Trpojeoixsv 
•fj avOpwTrCvi) (fuatj, tiTt?) yEviieto^ d; OavaTov (i;\ 
6'.i Tivo; xtvf,ai(jj^ rpotoOja, t6tc ttj^ xtvTjTsuj Xfj- 
Youja, OTav xal tou etvai ■nautJSTai (9) ; 



allms, cicsiis ociilis, cano ciipilln, corporc rugoso; 
(leiiulc si (|ii,rrcns ciini incidaiii iii juvcticm, capil- 
l.iiiini, .idiinco iiaso, nigruni, cl in cxlcris onini- 
liiis, qiiod attincl ad forni.ic ligiiram ac lincamcn- 
la, diversnm , iiiinf|iiiil lniiir, conspicatus illiim 
cssc piitabo? iMiimvero quid iipiis cst, validinrilius 
omissis , niinoriliiis ac lcviorilius urgentium ct 



iiislantiuni oppositionibus iiiiiuorari ? Qiiisnam ciiini ignorat qiiod fliiniiiii ciiipiam huninna nalura 

assiiiiilctur, ab nativilate ad inortem pcr inolum quenidam scmpor progredicns, liinc movcri dcsi- 
iiens, cuiii eliain cssc dcsicril? 

'JI 6^xtvTiit.;auTT] oii To-iXT|Ti;^3Ti[j.£T(i5Tait?(10) Porro moliis liic iinii csl dc loco ad lociiui 

('jO Yapixeaivct iauTTjv T| 9'J3t(;), 4XXaot'dtXXoi(LiECij; transilus atqiic lianslalio ( non cnim naliira seip- 

Exsi TTiv TipioSov. 'H 6k (iXXoCioTt? So)? 5v fi TouTO j, sam oxceilil), sed pcr alteralionem ac miita- 

3 XiyeTat, o'J6tT:oT£ knX tou outou (jtivEt • (ittl); ifip lionem progrcssuin liabct. At nuHatio quaiuliu 

av ev Ta^JTiiTTjTi tfuXaxOxiTi t?) aXXotou[jiEVQV ; ) liXX' id fiicrit i|uod diciliir , nniiqiiam in coilcm ina- 

U)i-:p t6 k~\ TTJs OpuaXXiooi; ■nup, t(;j jxtv ooxetv net ( iiam quo pacto iii codciii stalii coiiscrvarl 

otE\ T^ auTb ^aivETat (Ti yip iJuvsxk? (ieWTJs xtVQ- potcrit id qiind allcralur ct immutatur ? ) sed 

(jEto; (ioiai-aiTov (I I) aJTi xal ■f;voj[jisvov Ttpi; eau- qucmadmodiim igiiis , qni csl in cllychnio, prout 

Ti ((2) osixvuji), TTi ok aXr|Os;a TiavTco; (13) TtdvroTs vidctiir i|iiiil('iii, seiiipcr iilcni apparct ( conriiuius 

iauTbv (14) a\izh (\S) otaosx^^iJisvov, ouoiTOTS a'JTb ciiim soiiiper molus , niillo iiitcrvallo diilii- 

(jiivst (•?) ^i? -^sXxujQstia 6ti TTJ; 0£P[ji!5tt]to; ix|j.i;, ctiim atqiie dircniptiim, scd cum secum unituiii 

4[jL0'j Ts sgstfXoYiuOT) xaX ei? XtfVTjv (16) exxauOeTsa rcddit ; , rcvera aatem ipse sese senipcr exci- 

(jieTs-otfjOr,, xa\ a.i\ tt) liXXottijTtxTi ^uvajjisi ■?) tti; picns, niiiiqiiam idcin manel ( biimor cnim , qiii 



tpXovi; xivT)7t; (17) ivspysTTat, ei; Xiyvr^v (18) ot' 
iauTr,; aXXotousa (19) t& u7toxet(j.evov) • G><^T.zp Toi- 
vuv (20) 6\; xaTi tauT^iv tt); (fXoY^; OiYOVTa, o'jx 
iijTt Tij; a^jTTJ; -zb 6\; acJ/aiOat • (t!) y^P *?^ "^^? *^" 



pcr calorcm exlractiis fucrit , sinuil ct in nam- 
main conveititiir, exustus in fumiim ac fuligi- 
nein redigiiur ; ac scmpor alteraiiva vi nioliis 
flammrc pcragitiir in fiiinum ac fiiligiiiem per se- 



Xotluusto; o'Jx dva[J.s'jst Tiv ex SsuTspou TtaXtv sTti- C sc siibjectuiii imiiiiit.'ins ) : qiicmadinodiim igituf 



Of;'YavovTa, xdv to; Tdxiita to'jto Ttoifi), (4XX' ds\ 
xatvTi Te xa\ itptjatfaTtS; ei-tv f) tfXb^ ■ndvTOTS Y'"''^" 
[jtivT) (21), xa\ ds\ iauTi-;; 5ta6s-/o|jiivTi, xa\ o'j5iTtoT£ 
e':!^ TO'j a'JTO'j (jievouw toiout^jv ti xal 7tsp\ tt]V tou 
(;(I)(jtaTo; ■f,[j.(I)v tftjmv eiTi. T6 yip sitipiiuTOV (22) 
Tf); cfjisco; f;[JitIiv, xa\ ih a-ip^yj-rj\i oti tti; dXXoico- 
Ttxr,; xtvfiueco; de\ Ttopeuo^jisvov (23), TtiTS xivou(j.s- 
vov tsTata;, OTav xa\ ttj; ?cot,; dTtoXf,2ri ■ sco; o' dv 
£V Tco Jf,v r, oTditv 0'jx Exet. "H yip TtXr,pouTat, t) 
5tairvi£Tat (21), i^ 6t'exaT:pcov ttd'jTOj; eiaas^ 5itS,a- 
yETat. Et Toivuv 0'jo's Tto yfiil^ij^ ti; 6 outo; eitiv, dXX' 
'ETspo; Ti) d^reaXXa-^-fi (25) yivETSti, oTav iitava-fOYT) 
■ftdXtv T^ dtotjta f,(jL(T)v Ttp>i; T^rjv Ccot;v t) dvdj-aai;, 
6fi|ji(5; Ti; dvOpcotttov ■JtdvTco; 6 el; Ysvf,3£Tat, co; dv 



si quis bis simiil flanimam coiiiingat , noii pos- 
sit eamdcm tangere bis ( celerilas eiiim allcra- 
lioiiis atqiic mulationis iion cxspcctat cu.m qiii 
flaminam ilerum riirsiis altingat, ctiamsi quain 
cclerriine id facial); scd flaniipa seinper iiova ac 
rccens csl, oinni tompnie nasccns , ac senipr^r 
seipsam excipiens, ei iniiH(iiam in eodem manens: 
luijusinodi quiddam circa naluiam nostri (iiioqiie 
corpoiis cjt. Nam cum luin innuens, tum clllii- 
ciis naiura nostra pcr allcrainli molum sempor 
ct anibiilct ct niovcattir, tunc coiisislel , ciim 
cliam rivcrc desicril ; quandiu vero in vita fiie- 
rii, staiiim cl lociini consisiendi non haLet. Aut 
eiiiin iniplotur aul diflialur at([ue cvaiicscit el ex- 



ij.r,5EV sXXEiitoiTbu ivfTTa[jtivou To. ppitfo;,T?j vfjTtiov, iiianiiur, aut per uliumque in perpcluum pror- 

6 Ttat;, tJ) (jtstpdxtov", odvrp , 6 TtaTT)p, 6Ttp£36uTT);, sus Iraiisigilur. Si igiliir nec qui natns quidoiii 

xa\ Ti 6ti (jtsiou TtdvTO. J^ojtfpoa^Jvr,; 5£ xa\ dxoXo- est, inleriin dum vivit , ideni cst, iicc is manc! 

oia; 5ti (jaf/.'j; £vepvou[j.£VTi;, tcov 5c (2G) uTto(is- qui licri fuisscl, sed per iinmntationcm aliiis cva- 



(4) l\c}tririj. A iii margiiie y.o[Jt(JJvTt. 
(3) Ms.lm-oxfoT. .\ B (j.sXavoxpot. 
(C; EiSdx;. A todiv ixsilvov elvat. 15 iotJiv exsJvov 
VO^aat(jit. 

(7) Tdv lo-yypvTspcr. A B tcIiv ijxupoTspcov. 

(8) 'AjO(^/ctror. A d-.fS(Jisvov. 

(9) navceuii. A B TtauTr,Tai. 

(10) Mezcicr.Ta(Tir. A fi (jtSTdjTadt;. 

(11) 'A(5((ic7.Ta<TTO>'. A doidiTOTOV. 

(12) 'KauTo. A Jau-to. 

(13) ndvTOK. Ueleiil. AB. 

(14) 'Kaiirc;»-. A B iauTO. 
(13) AiJrf?. B -fj 'j.'j-.6. 



(l(i) A()-i-T)r. A B Xiyvjv. 

(17) lurr)(TtQ. Dolcl B. 

(18) A(')'j'7jj''. B Xiyvuv. 

(19) 'A.l.ioiovcra. B dXXoTptoujo. 

(20) Toirvv di^. A Ttvi ti;. 

{■1\) rtrojiirri. A in loxlu Yevrj jO[jiivr,, in mat^giiu' 

■(■SVVt)J[JtSVT), B Y£'.'<0(J.SVT). 

(22) 'Ejii/jpvTor. A er;piiT)Tov. 

(23) Tlcpevc^terov. S. B iii inargine 7topsui5iJ.s .'dv 
Ts •/.a\ xtvo'JiJtsvov TOTS iiTaTat. 

(21) iiiacireeTat. B oiaTtvsttat. 
(2.3) 'A.Trt.ilo)-)). A B uTtoXXavTJ. 
\;-i6) TCorSi:. A'B Ttov te. 



U3 S r.RKGORH NYSSENl m 

(lil : ciim rosiiriiTlio rnrpiis iioslnmi iiirsiis A vovtiov urip zrn £uK6a'a; -cji; ilyti^jiii (27) twv 

aJ vilam reihixciil , popiiliis qui(hm honiiiniin 

prorsiis umis evailel , iil niliil nlisit ;ib co q\ii 

resiirgil, iiif;ins vidclicct, piisio, piicr, ailolcsccii- 

tulus, vir, p:ilcr , scncx, ct oninin qniic inicr li;cc 

inicicciliint. Porio cum coniinenlia aiqnc incon- 

liiicntia per carncin exerccatiir. tnin proplcr 

piclaicm gravia aliiiic acerba supplicia siistincn- 

liiiin, tiini nniiiii inollilia rcfiigicntium li.-cc at- 

qiic vilanliuin , cl pcr scnsnin corpDiciim lioriini 

nlriiiiiqiic ilcsij^nanliiiin ; qiii licri polcsl , til id 

quod jiislum cst, In judicio scrvctiir ? Aut ciim 



xoXdsjeeov, twv ie au jjtaXaxisojJiivtov Tiphi Taijxa (28) 
6ti x?ij (rto[jtaTtXT){ al(iOr]n£toc, ixaxeptov (29) toutwv 
tTri5E[xvu[jiiv(ov, TOo? Ijti Tcapi ttjv (50) xpiaiv Sia- 
aioOTivat T& Stxatov (51) ; "H toO (52) auToij vuv jjtH 
T£7:)iT)[jt[jt£Xr,x6To;, auOt; 11 6ti [jt$Ta[icX££a? JauTiv 
ExxaOdpavTO^ (35), xav oiJTto tuxt) ■TidXiv etvI tS 
TcXri[jt[tEX^; 6XtaO:Q<iavToj, Ci7:o[itet!pOevTo; 5^ xaTi t{]v 
dxoXouOEav ttj? tfujzto^, xa"t tou [i£iAoXuj[jtlvou xaV 
Tou (i;[j,oXuvTou (r(u[jtaToc;, xa\ [ArjO' JTifpou(5i) toijt(ov 
tli th 6trjvcxkj g^apxscavTO? , to'ov toi dxoXdoKo 
dioijta suYxoXa(jOri<j£Tat, t^ [5txvtoOkv iv Tto vrjpot 
idein nunc quidcm pcccavcrit , postea vcro per ■^pis ito OavdTtjj ; 'AXX' eTspov ?,v toijto itapd Tb tJiv 
pcrnitcntiam scse cspi;ivcrit , ac forlasso rursiis in 4;iapT!av xaT£ipfa7[jivov (55), dXX' oTCcp xa-ejto- 
pccoaliiin ac delicUiin lapsus sil, ciini ilcm per XuvOt) tio TiiOst; xa't tou 6 TipeaCuTTis ; "H T^^p oux 
natiirx vicissiliKlincin, liini ini]iiiiialiiin, liini ali dvaciTrjscTat outo;, xal oux ^vepYi» V) dvdaTacrt; • ^ 
inquinationc vacuum corpus immiilatiim fncrit ; outo; eyspOriaeTat, xai 6ta9eu$eTai TfjV 6txriV 6u-o- 
et neulrum lioriim in pcrpeluiim snirccerit at- xe([jt£vo^. 

qiic diiraverit, qiialeiiain C'ir[nis una cuin intemperanle, atquc inconlinciilc puniclur ; ulruni id 
qiiod in seneciulc morli viciniim coiilracliim cl inciirvaium fiicrit ? At lioc aliiid essci aiqiio id 
qiiod pcccalum perpelraverit an id quod vilio coiiiqiiinalum fucril ? Et ubi scncx ? Nani aut liic 
non resurget, et resurrcctio iion rcprsescntaliiliir , nce ad cffectum dcducciur , scd inclfica\ eril ; 
aui hic resurgct , ct jiidiciiim ac pfcnain cffiigicl obnoxius atquc sulijectus. 



Dicam ctiani aliquid cv iis qu.t; objiciunlur 
nobis ab illis qui banc doclrinaui non approliant. 
Niliil, inquiunl, cx pariibus el inembris corpnris 
otiosiuii el sinc aliquo oHicio alqueiisu natura fc- 
i;it. Nam alia qiiidcin vivcndi causa;n in iiobis 
ac vim coiilinenl, siiic quilnis ficri non potcst , 
ut vita quam in carno liansigimiis consislal : iit 
cor, jeciir , ccrcbrnm, puliiio, vcnlcr, et icli- 
qua viscera ; alia vcro senliendi niotiii dcslinala 
ntquc atlribula sunl ; alia ilcm ageiuli ac traiis- 
eiindi odicio fiingiiiiiur; alia ilein m\ siicccssioncin 
jiosterorum idonca atquc accommodala suni. Si 
igitur per cadem quideni nobis vita , quse post 
liac eiit, exccrccbitnr atqiie transigetur, ad niliil 
iradiKlio aliuc immulatio lii ; sin aiitcm vera 
cst oratio ( iil niiiiinim vcra cst ) qua; ncquc ina- 
trimonium in ea vita quae resurrcctioncni exic- 
ptiira sit aniplius locum habcrc afllrmat , ncqiie 
cilio ac poiione eam vilam qii.x' lunc fiitura sit 
coiiservari : quis crit usiis corporis pariiiini, cum 
. iion ampliiis ca proiitcr (|u;u nuiic nieinbra lia- 
bcmus per ilbnn vitam spcrcnlur ? Nam si nii- 
ptinruin causa siiiil ca iiicinbra, qiuc aii nialii- 
nioniuin pcriiiicnl, cuni niiiiii;c iioii riicrinl , iiiliil 



EtTTto Tt xaV dXXo Ttuv 7:pO(p£po[ji£Vtov :fip.tv 7:cpk 
Ttiiv ou 6e5eY[jidvtov t6v 16yov. Ou6£v, (^rijtv (3(i), 
fiTcpaxTov xdiv ev Tto (j(o[jtaTt [jtopttov ^jcpudti eTcoiTjae. 
T4 (Akv yipTr,v Toij Cf(V otiEav xal 6uva[itv Iv Tj^Jttv 
^X^t, uv dveu (judTTiva; otd(57) aapx&? Ctiij]vfi[jt(Iiv (58), 
oux bjoix^xai,, olov, xapota, riTcap, eyxetjiaXo^, uveu- 
[jttov, yaGTTip, xa"t Td XotTci aicXdyxva ■ Ti 5h tr^ ai- 
aOriTtXT] xtvf|aet dicoxexXriptoTat • Ta 6^ if^i Tcapexc:- 
xri? j59) xa't [ieTaSaTtx^; ivepYetai; JaTtv dXXa 6; 
rzphi TT]v 6ta6o)(T]v TtiJv e7ciYtvo[jt£vtov £iitTr,5£t(ij? evet. 
Ei [ikv ouv ev toi; au-ois ti[j.Tv 6 [j.eTi TauTa ^io,; 
E3Tai, Tcpfij ouOcv fi pieTdaTaat? y''^^"*'' st6i dXT]Or,; 
6 loyo: (toaTcep oijv eaTtv dXriOr);), 6 [JtfjTe Yd[J.ov £(j.- 
ccoXtTiueaOat Tto (jtsTi T7)v dvdaTaatv pito 5iopi^6^z~ 
vo;, [J-TiTe oti pptbjeto; xal TC(Jj£to? Tr]v i6~z 6taxpa- 
TetaOat '^tor,v, Tt; loTat Xi^'^"^ '^'^'^ y.zpCrj zou (jihy.oi.- 
Toc, ouxeTt Ttiiv 5t' ot viJv ejTt Ti y.iXri xaTi tt]v Ctor]v 
£xeivT]v eXrct?o[j:£Vtov ; Ei Yiptou Yd[j:ouxdpivTi 7cp6; 
t^jv •[i[i.w t^z\ [j.eXT] (40), OTav (-41) exetvo; ftr] fj, 
ou5i Ttiiv 7c,of)? exitvov (ii) oed.aeOa. OiJTto (15) 7cp6; 
xh epYOv ai -/Elpii, xa"t Tcpij Tiv 6p6p.ov oi ici^e;, xa\ 
T.phi TT]v Tapo6oxT)v ("44) Ttliv jtTitov th aT6[j.a, xa"t 
ot iSovcej 7cp?j? Ti]v TTi? TpotfTi? u7cr,peaiav, xa\ 7cp6; 
TT]v 7cc(|tv Ti OTcXdYXva, xa't 7cp6; tt]v d7co6oX/]v tiIiv 



opus liabemus iis qua; ad illas parala sunl. Sic a-/_pztwOi^-ti)'i oi kE,oSi.y.o\ {lli) ~u>v T.6p(av (i(i). "OTav 
ad opiis inaiius, ad cursum pcdcs, ad sum|ilio- ouv(i7) ixeiva [ir] fj, Ti 5t' exetva Y'vo[JiEva rctij; ij 



(27) 'AJti-etrdi;. B dXYTiOOva;. 

(28) Tauta. A TauTa xai. 15 Tauca;. 

(29) 'Enazipiiir, AexdTspov. 

(50) Iluflt zi\v. A iii niargiiio 7ce,o't Tf,v. 

(51) Td Sixaior. B t6v 5;xaiOi/. 

(52) "jH zcv. H. el IrA toj. 

!53) 'l'xdiiOii^ arzor. A. exxaOfipavco;. 
34) .Uiji:^' izifcv. H pT,o' ecipou. 
(5.')) KaOKifjXiffjiiror. A xaT£pY^-^^,<^-v- 
(50) <l>i]a-tr. A iii iiiarginc cfaaiv. 
(57) Siii. A I! cTjv o;d. 



(58) 'fly((Sr. Dclet D. 

(39) lUife.KZiifJir. A D TcpaxTtxf,^'. 

(iO) Mi.h]. Dclciit A B. 

(41) Ovfi. A ouoiv. 

(42) 'ExF.Jror. A 1$ Jxeivo. 
(i5) 0("'n.j. j\ I! ouTto xai. 

(■11) llaj:ai^iyj\v. D T:apaopo(j.f)V, 
(■Ui) 'EOfiixof. A D 6;:5ooixov. 
(■iO) llojnM-. D ccipvtov, 
(47) Ovr. Dckl li. 



1145 DE ANl.MA Li IU;bllU;ECTIOM'.. HH 

vTiip xi/Oi ifiTai, Mi iivayxT]v atvat, cl [icv (18) cl't) A "fiii tlltoriiiii os , liciilrb ail iniiiiblciiiiiii aliiiienli, 
iiipiTTi li aa)[jix:a irp?»? 0'J5lv ■rcpii xtiv sidtiv Jxci- 
vijv auvepYctv jjidXXovTa, [;irj5i (49) clva! Tc Twv ^f>0) 
vOv ju[i7iXT]pouvTwv f)[Aiv (51) t6 (jtoiAa {Jv aXXotj vAp 



■f) C<'*'l). '^^^ oux^Ti (5i) xh ToioiJTOv dvijTaaiv ivo- 
jjiijctc, Tojv y.aO' IxaaTov [jicXiiiv 5i3t Tr,v cxclvri (.')3) 
Tji C'''Ti axpisxbv ou (juvavt(jTa[Jicvtov Ttp j(ij(jtaTt; 
E£ 6i 5ti TtdvTuv csTat toutiov ivapvTj^ (5i) rj otvaJTa- 



aj lOiiciK tiiiiiiMii alijiic ili^oalioiioiii viscoia , el 
.1(1 1'ojoclioiii'iii t;t i^.vcfolioiiciii coiiiiii i|ii.>; cni-- 
iiilita alquc iiiiililia lacla siiiit , iiioaliis illi piT 
(|ii(is iiaiisoiiiit ol cvccniiiiiliii'. Ciiiii i^iliir illi 
lioii tiiiriiil ca (|ii;c pri)|itoi' illa lacla siiiit, (|iio 
niodo ciijiisvc yiaiia oniul, iii ncccs«c sil, si (|iii- 
dciii ciroa ooi'|ius noii ruciint ca , (|iuc iiiliil adju- 



jt^, (jtatata ^[jitv xat (XvdvrjTa (55) Tcpl; tt]v ^tuTjv iiionii iis qu;u ad illaiii vitaiii poitinciil allaliua 
cxclvrjv 6T)[xtoupYTiJci6 evcpytJJv TTjvavijTajtv. "AX).i siiil, niliil foro ooniin ([iix rorpu» iiostiuin iiiiiic 



(jtfjv xal elvat ztJTCUCtv xpi] Tr)V avijTajtv, xal [J.i) 
[;.aTatav elvai. O'Jxo0v Trpoacxxcov tio )6y(i', otooj (5G) 
av 'ii[jttv 8;i xivTtov cv tio 5(5YlJtaTt vh eix^; otajio- 
CotTo. 



cuui coi'poi'C rosurgaiil ? 



.Ttitcin por ii;cc 



coiistiluunt cl coiiiplciil ( in aliis cniin vila fii- 
cril ) , idiiuo iiiiii aiiiplius aliqiiis icsurrcclioneni 
noniinavurit , cnin siiit^ularia i|ua'.qnc inciiiliia 
proptor ooniiii iii illa vita inulilitalciii, noii uiia 
oniiiia rcsnrrcctio ropr:oscnlal)itur , ot cxcrco- 



bilur, vana iiobis ct iniitilia ad illani vitani proi roaliit is qui icsurroclioiicin cxcrccl atqiic ic- 
prxscnlat. Atqui ot essc restincclioncni ot iiou Inisir.i cain ossc crcdcrc oportel. Ergo oratioiii 
diliycntcr aiiiiiius attcndcndus crit , quo pcr omiiia iiubis iii liac soiilcntia aqiio dootrina id, 
qdod prolialiilc ct oonscnlancuni cst , coiisorvotur. 

M . 'Kii.'j\j oi xauTa Stc^cXOfSvTo^-, O-Jx aYcvvtl)^-, tpTj jlv B iM. Ilis a nic c.vpositis, Kyroyio satis atquc prxclaic, 
il StoiJxaXo^, xa-i ttjv XcYoiAevTjv ({TiToptXT)v Ttov tt)^ jnquii iMai;isti'a, por cani arloni, qu;c oraloria di- 
avajTaJcto? SoYnixtov xaTcwsxetpTiJaj (57), iitOaviiij citur, scnlcnliani atqiic doctriiiani rcsurret lionis 
T'jt;avajx£uajTtxot;TtovX';YtovevxuxX(i> ucptSpai^ov aggresstis atqtic adorlns os, pKiliabiliieiqiie rc- 
Tr)v aXriOciav, iojtc tou? [ir) X(av ^•Kcaxcp.[icvou; t') fulatoriis vcrbis ol argiiuicntis iiiuliqiio vcritatcin 
TTi; iXriecIa? (jtujT^riptov TraOeiv &v nto; (58) t6 xaTi circunieundo lcnlasti, iit iioii uiiruni rucril, si ii 



t6 eix6.; Ttp^^ t6v Xoyov, xa'i oiTjOTJvat (jit) c5'otou Siov 
To? ezTJxOat (59) Tot,; eipr,[jt^votc tt)v eTtandpT] jiv (liO). 
"Exe' 6i oux oiJTto, (fr\'jV/, t) iXfiOsta, xatv iouvaTtij; 
iXto|i:v ex Ttov 6[io!tov ivTtpr)Topcuctv Tio X6y'o. aiy 



qui noii adiiioilniii voiitalis niystcriuni ooiisidoia- 
tuiii atijuc pors|icotuiii liabiuriiil, aliquo iiiudo pcr 
isla vcrba at(|uc argiiiiioiita pro ooruni proliabi- 
litalc atquc vcrisiinilitudine couiniovoautur, ac pu- 



6 y.bi iXTjOi); ncpl TouTtov X^yo? £v Toti; anoxpucfoi; leni noii absiirdc iicquc abs rc iis, qiia; dicia sunl, 

Gocfia; (01) OTjjaupoT; TCTa^jticuTat, t6t£ ei; t6 d[jt- indiictain cssi.' dubitatiuncni. Voritas aiiteni, iiKiuit, 

(fav^; i-^tov, oTavcpYtoT6 TT); avajTijcio;5toax0to[ji:v iioii ita sosc lialiol, ctiaiiisi ooutFa iioii pussiiiius 

|jLuaTT]ptov, OTC ouXiTt Scfjjct [5i)iJ.aTtov ■fi[j.tvK:p6; TT)V a siiuilibus aryuiiicnlis oliicio oialoris in li.ie 

eX7it^o[ACV(ov (02) ^av^pojjtv. 'AXV (jjjncp iv vuxt\ disooptalione luiigi, sod vera quideni ralio liaruia 

•n:oXXt6v xtvou[j.cvo)V Tot^ SiaYpunvoiJjt Xoyoi? (05) reruin in abditis cl oceultis arcanisque sapicntiai 

■ncpl TT,s Tou T)X!ou Xa[jfn:r,5ovo;, o;a cjTtv, ipYi)v tliosauris recondita coiiscrvatur, tiiiio iii propa- 



■TTOtetTi]v Toij XoYou uTTOYpa'j)i)v Ttpocfavctja (j.6vov tt);; 
oxTtvo? i) x^P'S> ouTti) TrdvTa XoYtay.6v aToxaoTtxto; 
iTfi (jicXXoiJaT); xaTaaTiacue etf aTi:TiiJ.cvov, ivT' oijoc- 
v6s uT:o5e!xvuTtv, oTe (01) Y^viiTai fi[Jtiv ev tt) Ttctpa 
t6 ■npoj5oxto{i=vov. 'ETictoi) (05) ol xp^l (00) [xi] r.a^j- 
Tiitajtv ivc^eTijTou; (07) caOr,vat Ti.; ivTUTccv- 
exOe! ja; iip.Tv evjTijet?, oCiTtoal t6v itepl TOUTtov X6- 
Yov StaXTnJ/i^AeOa (68). NoTJjat xpT) TtpwTov Ti?6 aY.o- 
7c6; Tou xaTi t"()V iviJTajiv 56Yp.aToc, xa't (09) otou 



tiiluni ot apoituin vontiiia, ouiu roi|isa didiooriuius 
inystoriuin rcsurreclionis, cuin verbis nobis iiou 
aiiiplius opus fuerit, ad earuui rerum qu* spc- 
rantur inaiiifostalioncin. Sod ijucniadiiioduin niuliaii 
qua'Stioiics de splciulurc solis, qii;\lis is sil, iiio- 
vonlibus iis qiii iioctoui iiorvigiloin traduciinl, radi». 
decor prucul dnnla.vat apparcns frustratur, vanain- 
que et otiosatn at(juc iiiutilom cflicit propositam. 
dis|iulationom : oodciii iiiodo omnis ratio por con- 



Xiptv. xal ctpTjTat touto Ttapi t^; OYia? cftijvi); (70) jocturas fiiturum slatuiii attiiigcns, pro iiiliilo cssi> 
xal Tt£Tc!3T:uTai. 0'Jxouv, d)? Sv Tt; opto Ttvl t6 y ostcndolur, cuiu rcipsa cvperti fuorimus, id quod 
TotoijTov (71) TtiptXaOi}jv uTtoYpaiJ-etev, oijtto^ ipoij- cxspeclalur. Quoniam anlcni c\ adverst). objccta 



(48) F.l jdr. A ei (Jiev (jti) ctT] Tt£p't t6 
Ttp6; ouoev Ttov Tp6; Ti)v ^tof]v. 13 ei liiv 
Ttijv. 

(40) M^fi. S [XTfibi. 

(50) Ti tiiiir. Ti dolot B. 

(51) 'Hiur. A iii margiiic u[j.(ov. 
(h^l) OvkIti. A U oux ct' av ti;. 
(■53) 'Eneiry. Abj£xc!v"»). 

(54) 'Erap-jxx. A cvcpY^;. 

(55) '\r(ii:i}za. A iv6vr)Ta '6.. 
(50) "O.-ioir. A iii mari^iiie ti)?. 

(57) Kani.Ti)-:xt:if\ U xa-cevexciprj-jai. 

(58) "At' .-Hijr. A l! av x". xaxi. 



aio(jia Ti (59) 'EnqxHni. A iTtaxOrjVat. 

[ii] ou5iv (00) 'E.tuXdpii<rir. ff irtfjprjctv. 

(01) rr]r coplar. Dclcl B. 

f02) 'EJ.JiiK"it. I! TtT^v JXTtt^oii. 

(03) AtJjwc. A B X(jY'ov. 

(04) 'yjroiJe/jtt^ctTo' t're. A B. iTtoSetxvuJtv otxv. 
(0,5) 'Exu&ii. A ^Ttci. 

(00) i* xp}. Delct 15. 

(07) 'Avs^e.tdiJTdvt:. A ive^eTijtioj. 

(05) Aia.lii>j.-vjii-:»ln. A 6!aXT)({.(oii£0a. 
(09) liai. Dolot r.. 

(70) 4tiirFi^. A in iiiai5"inc YpotVT):. B dole . 

(71) Towvrcy. A to;o'jto. H ko totouTtj). 



S. GflEGOUll NYSSEN! 



m 



«y 



iiutji 

ur;aminata pra;lciniiUei'e oportet, ila (llsceplationeni 

dc liis rebns disponaniiis. Coiisideiaie al(pic iii- 

lelligere piiniiim opoitct (jiio peitiiieat ae speelel 

rcsiineetionis doelrina, enjtisve reigiatia a sain ta 

Scriptura prodila, iiitiodncia cl credita sit. Quo- 

clrca, prout ali(|uis dcfiniiioiie qnadain talem 

qu.Tstioneni eoniplexns (lesignavcril, ila diceniiis: 

resurreclio esl iiatiii» nostrie iii aiili^inuni stalnm 

restitnlio. Al in prima viia ciijns Dciis ipse cieator 

liiit, nei|ne seneclus, iit probabilc ac verisimilc 

est, iici|ue inraiilia crat, iie(iiie ca (]u;c por varias 

iiifirniitalcs ac iiiorbos acciduiit inconimoila, neqiie ulla moleslia aliiuc .'crumiia corporca (ncquc eniiii 

decebal ac par crat, Dcuni ejusniodi res creare), sed divina qusedaio res eiat liumana natura, prius- 

quani genus hnnianuin viiiuni appetcre coppisset. H:cc aiiloni omiiia niia cum ingrcssu vitiositatis 

in nos invaserunt ct irriiperunl. Ergo vila vitiositatis e.vpcrs iii iis qna; propicr liaiic acciderunl, 

vcrsaii nullo modo iieccsse liabebit. 

Qiiemadiiiodiiiii eniiii per gelu ac glaciciu iter B "SliTt^p y^P iTraxoAouOi? xij» 5ii xpv[A(uv 6S(ji-o- 
faciciili accidit, ul corpus cjus frigore laborct, f^ouvc. to '|u/caOat ti !i(L|ji,a, 1] Tijj 6ii OspiAiuv azT'- 



s arguinenla nou pciiilus iiicxcussa alqiic in- A [.i.£v5tt avia-.adi Jaivv ^ sijTi dcpyarov t?,; tfu- 

cr;io; (72) f,ji(I)v (iTOxaTa-JTatJi;. 'Aa>,' ^/ tt) TTpojTrj 
C(ofi' ^« »'J"^^ yiyj^E 5Tn>.:o'jpybi i Sibi, oGts (75) 
•iT,pa; T)v, (b^ dy.bq, oijTS •i/r^-K:6- ■(■:;, oijTe y.aTJt (74) 
TJt; roXuTpo7:o'j; <i(i(5(u3T!a? TM-r\, cuts 5/.).o (75) -cr,; 
ctujiaTixriJ TaXaiTTOjpia; ouSb (70) (o5tc ya.p tly.bi; ^v, 
Ta ToiauTa (77) Sr,[jL'oupystv t^v 0;ijv), a/),a OsKv t'. 
/pr|aa f,v fj (ivOpojTiivr, 'fjaii irplv ev opjjiii YtvsaOat 
Tou xaxou TiiivOptljiTtvov. TauTa 5k icdvTa tri siaoSii) 
Trj? xaxtac; fj[jLiv auv£ta£6aXcv. Ouxoijv ou8£|jt!av, 
<ivayxr,v l^ti 4 avsu xaxiaj ^io; iv toI? Sti Tauxa (78) 
au[jL6;6r,x(iatv Elvat. 



aiit per calidos radios inambulanti, ut facics ac 
siimica ciilis adiiiatiir alquc nigrescal ; sin autem 
cxtia liorum utrumquefiieril.protiiius ab adustione 
alque refrigerationo prorsus libcraliir, ac nulla 
probabili ratione quispiam requisiveril id quod 
ex aliqua causa coniingit, caiisa non cxstaiiti,' : 
eodem inodo iiatura iiostra passionilms, vitiis, pcr- 
liirbatioiiibus atque a(y'ectibus obnoxia facia iis qiia; 
patibilcm vilam neccssario consequuntur , con- 
ilictata est. Lbi auteni ad eam, qna; a perlinlia 
tioiiibus, viliis, passionibusqiic vacua cst, bea- 
titudiiiein recunerit iion amplius ciinniciabiliir 
iis quaft vitiosilaicm consequnnlur. Quoiiiam 
igilur qu;BCuiique ex ca qiias ratioiiis expcrs cst 
vila liumana; iiatiira; coiiiiiiisla; sunl, iioii prius 
iii iiobis eraiil, quam iii alTcctioncs ac perturba- 
iiones pcr vitiositateiii deUipsuin essel liunianum 
genus, iieccssario rcliclis aflectionibus ac peitur- 
Iialioiiibns, ctiam omiiia qiKcciiiique cuiii iis cer- 
iiiinliii', siniul relinqucmus. Ilaiiue noii rci le niilla- 
ijiie jiroliabili ratione qnis in llla vita quxsiYcrit 
ca qiufi ex alleclione ac vitio nobis posterius 
accideruiil. Qiicniadiiioduiii ciiiin si quis lacera 
lunica circumdatus, eo aiiiiclii nudaliis sit, iioii 
amplius in sesc abjecti turpitudinem ac dedccus 
indunienti videl : eodeni niodo cum nos quoquo 
cxuerimus morliiam ac tiirpcm illani tuiiicam, ex 
ratioiie carcnlibiis pcUibiis nobis iiijcct^iiii fpcllcs 

(72) <l>vceu(:. A iii niarj»i/ie TittiT^iij?. 

(73) Oftrfi. A addit t! aX/.o. 
('■'i) OlizE Kard. A out: Ti xaTot. 
(7.")) Ohze (i.Uo. A oute Tt aJ./o. 
(7C^ OvSiv cijTe. A iii niargiiic o'JOc. 

(77) Ta zoiavTa. \i dclcl Tti. 

(78) ^iii zavTo.. A 15 Sti Ta'JTr,v. 

(7!t) QepjiMV axT/rioy. A B 0£p|jLT)c dxTivo?. 

(.Soi 'Earoi;. A in texlu ty. tou, in nuiigine exto;. 

(Sl) Zura.T«.?.lo)v((7(;r«(. fJ auvot-aXXayi). U auv- 
a-:m),Xa-cr|. 

(62) "Ex ztrOQ. B jx tivo;. 
. (83) rercfiirri. B Ytvojj.ivT). 

(84) 'AraSprii.wvca. 1! livaopanouar)?. 

(83) 'EruiKc.icvOovci. 13 S7:>xo).ou0f,(jia!;t, 



vwv (79) 7TOp:uo[j.ivto -A [jtiXalvsaOat Tr)v ^Trt^avsiav 
£i 03 '^y.-Aq (81)) i/.a-zipvj yivovTO TO'JT(jjv auvaira/.Xa- 
YTiasTat (81) ■KavTio? xal tou [isXaajiou xa\ iTfi'i(\i- 
Jeiuc, xa\ oux oiv Tt? euXtjYitK £7:tfr,To£r) to ex Tt- 
vo? (82) aiTta; au[jt6atvov, tt)? atTta,; oux oijar,; • oii-. 
Tto; r; cpuat; -([[jLtriv E^jmaOi); y£vo;j.ivr, (Sj), Totjavav- 
xaito; £r:axoXouOo'jat t?, 7:aOr,TtxTJ fioi^ auvr^v^xOr,. 
npo; 5k Tr)v ii:TaO^ (jaxapi(5Tr|Ta 7:aXtv avaSpa- 
[jtouaa (84), oux^Tt Tot? ^itaxoXouOo'jat (Kij) tt,; xa- 
xia; auvev£xOT]a£Tat. 'E'::^^ o'jv oaa Jx tt)? dXS^j^oti 
Lt.jr,; TT) avOptoTitvri xaT£p.t-/_OT) (fua;;, o'J 7:p4T£povl)v 
bi f)[j.tv 7:p'iv £i; 7:aOo;5ti xaxia; (80) TjsaEtv (86') 7') 
(ivOp(i)-tvov, (ivaYxatio; xaTaXt7:ovT£; ih 'KaOoc, xal 
Ttavta oaa [j.£t' a'j-ou xaOopa-at auYxaTaX£i',J/0|jt£v. 
"0-T£ o'Jx itv Ttc eiiVjyoj^ bi Tt"j'j ,3!(;j exEivtij Ti ^x xoij 
7:aOou; -([[jttv au[jt6£6T,xSTa (87) jT,Tif)T£;£v. "Qa7:£p yip 
£i' Ti^ fo}ya'i.i'jv (88) 7:£p\ a'jT'jv (89) 5/tov xtTiuva, 
YU[jtv(i)0£iT) Tou TTEptSX^fj^jtaTog, ouxfrt av t})v toii 
aT:rippi.'ftiziJi aa)'r||j.oauvr,v iy' iauTO'j pX£7:ot, o\jtcj 
xa\ •r,;j.(jjv a7coSuaa,(Ji£V(ov Tiv v£Xp?jv ex£tvov xa't ei- 
Se/Or) xiTcova, xSv ix xtjjv iVjywi S£p,(/.aT«ov ^.uFv 
e7:t6Xr,0ivTa (Sip[Jta (90) 6k 4xo'jojv zb ayi^iJta tt,^ 
iX^iYou (fuaeioj vo£tv [jtot Soxtij, (o (91) 7:p'j; t6 TiaOo? 
oiz£!toOivT£? (92) 7t£pt:6X:r)0i)[j,£v),. TravTa oaa (95) 
Tou du.6yj\j oipiiazo; r.zpX Ti[jia; r)V iv Tf, ar.£xoua£t 
toij 3(iT(JiJvos auva7:o6aXXS[Ji£0a (94). "EoTt 61 St 7:poa- 
ilafk^i (!).")) &-zhx'j\J (9G) aX(iY«>u5ip[JiaTo;, f) [i!|i?, f) 
G.J'i.).T^'l:;, 4 16x0;, 6 fIu7toc, i] Or,Xr), i) ■zp'jff], f) £x- 

(8()) Ala xaxiar. Dclct li. A lcgit xaxiav. 
(S()") necre7v. 15 7:aO£iv. 

(87) i^vnCe&HKvTa. H e7:iau[j.6£6r,x(!Ta, unoil cl 
habct A in niargiiie. 

(88.) 'l'uycaior. A in margiiic :i'ldil 5t:3xta[id/07 
(H'.)} Avzdr. A li iauTov. 
(UO) Aipiui. A o£p[jiaTa. 

(91) ^ii. n 0. 

(92) dUeuMirzEi;, A 6 o(x:i(oai[jt£vo?. 
(!l."i) Ildrra lUra. A xa\ TtivO' oaa. 
(94) Xvran€Ca.lJl<'nie()a. A ita iii niargine : i;i 
lexlii aiiteiii auva^rixSuO^f^.aeTat, qiioil ct liabct i!. 
(9.")) IJpjocre.lu.Cer. A li T:po-£Xa6o;i:v. 
(96) 'A.-ri roij. .'^ a7:'j 6e y'- 



,.r, DE ANiMA ET uF.suunrx.rioNi:. 150 

to(t5<ji{. ^ xat" oXtyov eii\ -.b xiXeiov au£ri3i{, ■?) A autcm auilieiiS, li;;iiiaiii iic li.iliiliiiii lalioiic ca- 
dxiJiJ], ib ^^pa.<;, f) v.5cro»-, 6 Oavaxo« (97). El ouv rciilis naturx, quo cuin allctiioiic .-ic vilio toii- 
fx£!VOTKp\ f)|jia? oux EdTai, ■Kuj Vijjiiv ti i? ixetvou juncti alquc consociali ciicunulali fuiinus, niilii 
u-oXcivOrjtiExai (98) ; •fijx: jjiixaiov aXXr]; xtvi? viilcor intclligere), cliam omnia, nuiccunqiic <lc 
xaxacTTaj^u^ xaxi xr)v [ieXXouaav Cwtjv EXTriJofjiivr)?, ralionis cxpcrlc pcllo circa nos craiil, nna (-11111 
oii xwv iirfilv auxfi xoivuvouvxtov dviixajOai nphi cxutioiic tunic.-c simiil cxucnlur. Suul aulein li:ec 
xH) Soyfjia XT)? dvajxiasw?. ca qua; snuipsiuius a pellc ralioiiis cxperlc, niistio 

corporuin, conociilio, parlus, sonlcs, mamma, cilms, cgcslio , quod paulalini lil, ail aduliani 
atque pcrfcct.iiii a'laIcMi incrcniciiiuin, sumnius vigor xUatis, scncctus, morbus, inors. Si igilur 
pcliis illa circa nos non crit, quomoilo in iioliis, quac ex illa cxstilcrunt, reliniiiiciilur? Ilaque, ciim 
alius quidcin stalus in futura vita spcrctur, si quis pcr ca qiue iiiliil cuiii illa vita coiiiiiiuiie 
lialicnt, conlra doctriuain resurrcctionis nitolur, fruslra ci iii vaiiuni laborabit. 

T! Yip toivlv Ixs' ^ (5!xv(5xr);(flO) xa\ 7:oXu(japx(a n (Juid ciiiiii iiiciirvalio cl corpiilcntia, inacies 
xal xtixe5(i)v, xa"i ■Klrflilipi, xal ei' xt 5XXo x? (JejaxT) ct tabes, ct abuiidaiilia liiiiiiornn), ac si qiiid aliiid 

(liixai corporum accidit ualura^ coiniiiiine liabcl 
cuni illa vita qii.TC a (luxx paritcr aliiiie traiisi- 
lori:i; vilie ralione alicna cst? Ununi duii(.'vxat 
ralio resurrcclioiiis iiii;cril, ut prodiiclus lioiiio 
videliccl per nalivilateiii sit : iiiio vcro, iit iiKiuil 
Evangelinm, iit hoino iiatus sit in inundo, lon- 
ginquitalcin autem vitx, aiit niortis ac fati cele- 
ritatcm, aut inoduui niortis an taliter vcl alitcr 



(^usei xdiv (i(i)[ji.ixt>jv J7:iju,u6atvei Txpi.; xt)V f(or)V 
Jxe(vT)v, f) xt).; (1) (5oti)5ous xe xa"i itapoStxT)? xou [Siou 
6[aY(DYf)s ■'iXXoxpftoxat ; "Ev ^T^xet jjtiivov 6 xr,; dva • 
oxajsti); X(iYo;, xh 9ur)vai Sti Yevicrcdi; (2) SvOptj)- 
■ftov • jjiaXXov 6i, xa\ xaOtiij (o) ^r^at x6 KuaYT^^-iov, 
el lY^^^iOl W &vOpii)7ro; e!? x6v xoaptov, ■zh SJ; jjta- 
xpd6!ov T) (lix^jjxopov, T^ x^v xo'j Oavixou xpo-ov xottJJc- 
6e (5) t) k-ipio.; aun6:6r,xivat, jjtixatov x(T) xf); dva- 

axijKo^ X(5y'|) auve^exi^Eiv. "Ottoj,- y^P 5v ■^<J^-o coiitigcrit, una cum ratione rcsiirrcclioiiis cxqiii- 

StojjtEv xaO' uTxiOeatv Exetv, ev x(p o(jLoi([) iravxojj ^axtv, rere, vanum ct inepluin cst, ac niliil pcrtiuct ad 

0'jxe 6uJxoX!a?, ouxe (6) ^aoxtovT)? ^x xTJg xotauxr)? rcin. IVam quoniodocunque id scse exempli gratia 

Stavopa; 7CEp\ xf,v iviixaatv oOar);. T&v y^P tou dcdcriinus Iiabcrc, in idem oinnino rcs rcdit, ac 

Cfjv dp^iiJLEVov, ^f,aat xph '^^'■'"to;, xf); ev x(o p.imp "i'iil rcfert, cuin ncque dillicullas ct incomiuodi- 

Sti xou Oavixou aujjieiaT); aux(o StaXuaew; Jv xrj tas, ncqiie coininodilas. ai(|ue f.icililas cx tali 

dvaaxiaet SiopOtoOeiaT)?. Ti 5e ■kCi^ f\ noiE i] StdXu- dincreiitia circa resnrrectioiieiii sit. INani ciiin qei. 

aic Yt^':'»'. t( xouxo -Kphi xt)v dviaxaatv ; Ilpl? vivcic coeperit, vivcrc prorsus opoitel, ca qux- 

Exepov Y>p c^xoTOV pXETtEi f) •7iEp\ xouxou axi'|t?, oTov niedio leiupore pcr iiiortcin ci contigcrit dissolu- 

xaO' f,oovT]v xt; £6!to, T^ dvtti)[jtevo;, xax' dpEtT)v r) tionc per resurreclioiiein coirecla atqiic ciiiriidata. 

xaxiav, iTtatvEx?»; (7) J^ uTtaixtOs (8), JX£eiv(if r) [jta- C;clcriim qua ratioiie aut (iiiaiido dissolntio fiat, 

xapito; TapfiXee x!)v xfJVV. Taijxa y«P itivxa xat quid lioc ad resurrcctioncni? Ad aliud eniin propo- 

t4 xotaiJxa ex xou [jtexpou xf); fto^; xa\ ex to'j et- situm spectat liujus rci considcralio, vcrbi gralia,. 

Sou; (0) xaxi xov Siov EupiaxExat , xa\ oi;tt.> ■rcp?); iii volu|)talc, vcl in liistilia ali|ue dolore aliquis 

xi)v xpiatv xtov pE6i(0[jt£vojv, dvaYxatov av Etr^ x(I) vixit, secunduin virtutcm vcl vitiose, ciiiii iaudc, 

xptxri ■niOo? xa\ X(o6t)v, xa\ v(5aov, xa\ Y^ip»';, ^^■'- vel crimini obnoxins, niiscrabililer, vel beatc tciii- 

dx[jtf,v, xa\ vedxTjxa, xai rtXoutov, xa\ Tteviav StspEu- pus transcgit. Ilaec cnim atquc cjusmodi oniiiia 

vaaOat • o-to; xt? 6t' Jxiaxou touxo)v ^evd[j.ivo;, r] cx nicnsura inodoquc atiiuc cx gcncrc vltK dcprc- 

eu f, xaxto; x>;V auYxXTiptoOivxa ^iov ■:tap;opa|j.E, ■/a.X liendiinhir, et quantuni atliiicl ad faciciiduin act.e 
f)(IO) -oXXiov eY^VEXooExxtxii; dYaOtov, T) xaxdiv (t I), p vit.c jiidiciuin, ncccssariuin judici fiiciit, de vitio,, 

bi [taxpio T(Tj Xpo^V> ^ ^Mk tt)v dpxfjv oXto? ixaxEpou de jactura ac dclriinciito, de iiiorlio, do scncctule, 

Touxtov lcpfiij/axo, iv dxeXei xrj Stavoia tou Cfjv Ttau- dc .Ttatis vigore, dc juvcntutc, de divitiis, dc 

ai[Jievo;; "Oxav 6^ itp?/? Tf,v itptbxTjv xou dvOp^u^Ttou paiiperlatii iiiqiiircre atque sciscitari : quo paclo 

xaTaax£uf)v 5t' dvaaxiTE(o; 6 Geb; eTcavaYT) (12) xf]v (|iiis per lioruui unuini|uodi|iic vcisaliis bciic an 

9'jatv, dpY'jv (15) iv etr) xi xotauxa X^YEtv, xctt xo inale vils, quaiii sorlilus sil, nirsiiiii coiilccerit, 

S.i x(T>v xo'.ouTO)v cvj-iTE^ov (l-t) olE-jOat xr)v ■zr/j ct an niulloriim capax bouoiuni, vcl iiialorum 

(■iEO'j h-'r/a[LVJ ~ph; xov axoTt^jv i[jt7tooiCEaOa'.. fiicril, leniporc loiiginquo, aii ncc ali iiiitio ciuidcm. 

piorsus lioriiiii uliiiiii(|iic adigcrit, quip|ic noiiduni mcnlc alqiie iiigciiio pcrfcclo vila (lcliiiictiis ? (iim- 
autciii ad priinain fabricationcin ct constitutioncm lioniiiiis pcr resurrcctioiicm Dcus iiaturaiii rc- 



(97) 7/ dxni) - 6 Odrazcx. D.lcl 15. 
(ilS) 'Y.To.lsipOi'iPSTfii. 1! a7toXEt'.fO. 
(!•!)) 7/ iHxyoTtir. A delet fi. 

(1) 'V/Dlc- A "HTf,?Tt,-. 

(2) rsyicrehx;. \ y^'j'j-r^:su<>;. 
(5) Kcd KctOiltr. Ka! dclct A. 

(l) El kxsyi\Oi]. S. in iiiar^iiie ot;. 
(")) Toiioi^ Ss. S. in nuirgine i\ toicjoao; fj exioojs 
■j[jt6o6T,x£. 



(O^-Oure - ovTe. A ouol - ouSe. 

(7) 'E.icuvsTdc:. A It ixatvettTj?. 

(8) 'Y.-tiiizicr. A n uTxatxioj;. 
(0) E'iSovq. A addit tou. 
(1(1) H(i.) (•(. A xa\ Ei. 

(11) 7; MiKwy. Dclct 15. 

(12) 'E.Tard)-ti. A in inarginc eTtavaYiyTj. 
( l.^j) 'i\j)y)'y. 15 ^pY''^' 

(14) 'Eic^rucsoir. I! njaxiaetov. 



ioi S. r,lU'(;Ollll NYSSENI, ISiJ 

iluxciit, oliosiiiu, vaiiiiu) cl iiiiilile fucril Uiiia dicerc ac pulaic, quoJ pcr liiijiisiiioili olijccla argii- 
mjiita polciilia Uei a siio proposiio al(|uc coiisilio i^roliibcaiui- atquc inipeiliatur. 
Torro proposiluui atque coiisiliuuicjus lioc unum A -^XxoTti; S^ auTui eT?, t6 -EASitijOevtos f^ 6ti (15) 



cst, ul omui iiaturx nostrjc plcnitudinc singulaliui 
per (iuos(|ui' licMuincs jani pcrfi cta atiiiic alsoluta, 
< uiii alii qiiitlciii jaiii slaliin piu' liaiic vilain a vilio- 
silalc c.\piati, nlii vero postliac, convcnientibus 
icuiporibus per ignem curati fuerint, alii aulem c.v 
a'(|iio boni siiiiiil ac niali scicMtiaiii alqin; cs:pc- 
riciiliain per liaiic vilaiii noii liabucrint, oiiinibus 
proponal particlpatioiicin ct usiini bonoiuin, (|u;t; 
in ipso suiit, ([iia; boiia Sciiptuia neque oculiiiii 
viilissc, iiC(|uo aiircs acccpissc, ncque cogilatio- 
iiiliiis et raliociiiationibus assequi al(|ue coiiqirc- 
licndi |M)ssc dicit. Id aulem iiiliil est aliud, ul iiiea 
(|uidcin opinio feit, (|uaiu in ipso Deo cssc; bonuin 



TW',/ xaO' exa3-:ov ivOpii-tov, •!:avT?i; ■zoZ ■zr^q (fOjEU); 
f];i,tt)V 7:/.T,p(.')[iaT0j , T(L)V (xcv £'jOj? l-fiq y.ati xbv 
piov To^j-ov a7t'j xaxtaj x£xaOaf;[;LS'/tJV, •rtiiv o'z [ii-zi. 
Ta'jxa 5;a xoZ rMphq (IG) xoT; xaGrixo^JS! xP'^'''"? 
taxp^oOcvxtov, xiv 5h e^ttiin? xa\ xoC xa),ou xa\ xou, 
xaxoO xi]v Tctpav Ttapi xliv xf,S£ ^Jov ayvoTjai^/xtov, 
■jiaffi ■TijOoOstvat xl]v [jt£T0'j3tav xtjjv ev a^jxto xaAo)v,"A^ 
3i-£p (friavi Ti rpa-fii, iatjte 6'.f6a>,[jtbv tO£tv, (ifiTS 
(j(xor,v SE^auOat, [Af|XS >.o'ct5[xois ^tptxxiv (17) y^'''- 
aOat. To'Jxo Sk ouSlv a».o esxV, xaT(x •](•£ x!/v ^[jtlv 
'/.i'{Oi, fi xo £v aijx(]) x^]) fl£U) vsViiOat • ih yip 4^01^ 
Oov xl uTtlp (ixor]v xa\ (jtiOaXjxiv. xa't xapSiov, ciux?i 
av £1')) xi Tou 7:av-?<s u::£pxi([Jt£Vov. 'H 51 zo\> xax' 



Ctiim iiuod siipeiat aiiditum et oculuiii et cor, id ipixfjv j^ xaxiav ^iou Siatfopi ev tu) [JtExi xauxa xaxie. 



luerit quiid in sii|)cris iiatiir* rcruin pi'a:sidci iini- 
vcrsic. Porro dilfc rciitia vitie, qiirc vel cuiii viitii- 
te, vcl ciim ncipiitia vitioqiie transigitur, posthac 
inaxime pcr linc ostcndilur, quod citius aiit tar- 
dius quis bcalitudinis quas speralur, particcps licl. 
Nani pro iiiodo uniciiique insiUe vitiositalispiopor- 
liiiiic rcspoiidcns accoiiiniodabitiir piorsus cliani 
productio inedieiiia;. Medicina aulciii anim» fue 
rii vitiositiiis cxpiatio; ea vcro sinc dolorilica 
afl'cctioiie pcrfici iion polcst, quemadiiioduin iii 
siipcriiiiibiis (luxsiiiini at(|iie osicnsuni cst. Magis 
auicui siipci lluiiatcni, incpliiudincm ct inconvenicn- 
liaiii objecloruin argumentoruii) agnoverit, si qiiis 
pKifiinditalcin aiiostolica; sapicnti;c contemplatiis 



B 



xouxo 0£txOf,j£xat jjia/.icr-a, sv x(~) Gaxxov f^ <j/o'/Mi- 
x-pov (18) [jtExaaxi''.' '^i £>7:tCo[i£vT,^ [j.axapt(ixTiTo;. 
TtT) Yotp (JiiTpto tt;i; i-C(fJOiiivr\i (19) sxaJTti) xaxiai; 
(iva>.0Yfi5£Tat (20) ixixvxti); xa\ f) tt,; iaxp^ia? Ttapi- 
xaai;. 'laxpxia Sc av si^T] ']>\>yss "^^ ''^i? (^I) xaxia? 
xaOipatov • xouxo Si av£u liXYetvT,? 5taOij£to? xaxop- 
OtoOTjVat o'jx ol6-j x£, xadiji ti xot? 7tpoXa6o'Jjtv 
g^fjxaaxat. Ma>.Xov ok av xt; iTxtYvolTi xtov fev(JT(i3£a)'j 
x?j TiEptxxov vioX (ivolxstov, Ei? xb |3iOo? xT|? i7:osxo- 
Atxf,; oi«x'Ji^a; ao^ia;. Tot; y^P KoptvOioi? xo 7:£p\ 
xojxtuv aatfiiviCtov (xuaTf,ptov , xa/a xa'jxa (22) 
7tooT£tv(>vxtov ttuxto xiixilvtov, (jt 7:api xtliv vijv xax- 
g7;ix£tpo'jvxtov xo'j 6oY[J.axo; £7:\ iivaxp07tf) xtov 7:e- 
7:tax£'jp.£'/(ov Txpotpipsxat, x(T) toito lt:u'j[i.a.-i xh xf,; 



fiicrit. Nain ('.oiintliiis mystcriuin liiijus rci dcda- q (iij.aO!a? auxtov J7:tx(i7:xtjiv (25) Opiao?, ouxto3't Xeyei. 



raiis, cum ct illi ipsi eadem forsitan objicerent, 
(jiia; iiuiic ab illis qui lianc doctrinam o[ipugiiant, 
ad cversioncm (idci eoruni qui crcdunt, profernn- 
tiir, siia anclorilatc illoruni imperitia; atquc in- 
S(ilia! coerccns aiidaciam, ila dicit : <[)iccs igilur 
iiiilii: Quo inodo niorlui icsuignnff quali ilem 
corpoic vcuieni? Slullc,» inquit, » tu qiiod seininas, 
iion vivificaliir, iiisi inorluiiin fiutrit, cl id qiiod 
srniinas, non qiiod nascelur, coi[iiis sciiiinas, sed 
iiudiiin granum, vcibi gralia, tritici, aul alicujus 
cx ca;teris scminibus. Dcus autcm dat ci corpiis, 
nl vull". I|iccniiii iiiilii os obluraie, atqucsilentiuiii 
iiiilionerc iis vidctiir, ijui pro|Mias iiicnsiiras iialu- 



« 'EpEi? o'jv [jiof Uios EY^^P''^'^*' "' VEXpot ;(■) IloitoS^ 
ato[jtaxt £p-/ovxciv ; "Atp^otov, > tpTja^, « oii 3 (j7T£lp£ts ou 
iUi07:ot£txat £iv (/.f) i7:o0a'/Ti, xa't S aTOlpEt;, ou x6 
c(o[j.a xi Y£VT',a(J[j.£vov aTtcipEt?, 6.'>.\i, '['Jix^jhjxiY.-Aoy, 
e'i x'J/ot aixou , f^ aXXou Ttvii; xtov a7;£p;jtixojv ■ 6 Se 
0£(); 6i5(oaiv auT(}) ooifita xaOd)? fjOf/.TjaEV. i 'EvTauOa 
vip £7ttaxo[/.is£iv [jtot 5ox£i xoli; (iYvooiJvxa; xi otxsta 
[Jiixpa TTJi; tfua£0);, xa't 7:p'j$ xfjv lauxtov Ea/iiv xrjv 
Ogiav ivxE^^xisO/xa; 5uva[jitv, xa^t oio[).£vou; xoaou- 
xov £tvat x(T) 0£(o ouvaxiv, oaov (24) X^'-'^-' ^-^- C^'^) t 
ivOpoj-ivTj xaTiXTj(J/;i; • To Ss U7:kp f][ia; 8v, xa\ toO 
WEoij Ttaptivai Tfjv 5'Jva(Jiiv. '0 y*P iptoTf,aa^ tov 
'Ar.iaxoXov x!) tmz (20) EYsIpovxai oi V£xpo'i, il>s 



TX ignorant, ctcuin suis viribusdivinam e,\ advcrso a(Jif|/avov &v x?j £ax£Saa[H!fvojv xtliv xou ato[j.axo; axoi- 



coniparanl potenliaiii, alqiic cxistimant taiitiiiii 
Dcum possc, quantuui bunianuiii iiigcniiiin cajiei^c 
at(|nc coinpielicndcrc pos-il : qiiud aulcm supra 
iios sit, cliain divinani potentiain pra:ccderc atipic 
superare. Qui enim interrogaveranlApostoluin, qiia 

"'^ I Cor. XV. 35 sqq. 

(Mi) "11 diu. A B ^,07] 5id. 

(10) Ai/i tcv xitfjv/;. A in margine xio aio)v!(i) 
■7iup'i xaxa5txaa0£vxt,)v xojv Se £rlar,; xo'j xaXo'j x£. 

(17) 'EifiKzdr. A E^f/xi. 

(18) XyoMiifjTKpry. A in inargine ayio^iiHi-itpo-J. 

(19) 'i')7'/->-6./t. 15 £YY'-vo|Ji. 

(20) 'AtaJlOjiitjfT-di. A U (ivaXoYfj^TEt. 
(i\) Tu rijr;. A x?j «7:^ xr.;. 

(22) Tdxa r«f ra. A B Ta/a xi xl-.i. 



/Eiojv et; suvSpo^ATjv 7:i>.tv IXOeIv auotpalvExat • xa\ 
(Ii; to'jtqu (jif) 6uvo(jiivou, SXXou S's (27) ato[j,aToj itapi 
xfiv (28) auv5po[j.f]v xtov axof/Eltov o^J/ u7ToXet7:o[ji£'jou, 
xo'jxiiv (fT,at X!7,xi xou; 5£t'/ou? xtov 5taX£Y0[Ji£'/to'j 
GU[j,-£piva,- (29) Staxivo; i-/.oXouOIa; a7:£p u-^Oexq- 

(25) 'E:ii.H.dT!;TUv. A iii raargine i7itaxfj7:Tojv, 

(■) 'EfeTt; - oi rexpoi. Dclcl IJ. 
(21) "()c'(jy. A Qjov xa!. 
(2.'.) Ku/. Dclet 15. 
(20) TiJ .-zJjr. A in inarginc 07to);. 
(27) "A.ticv SL I! iXX' o'j5i, 
(2S) Ilup/i Ti\r. B 7:pi; xf;v. 
(■2"l) ^cii-eiiimr. .\. aiklil "Ki-ito . 



153 r)KANIM.\ KT REsHRKIXTIOM:. T)'» 

VA 3(T)(jd ej-i ju-./5po(i)] oTotxEJiov, t&utwv 6i dijifi- A ralioiu" iiiorHii nsnrgpronl, qnf»sl flcri iini\ posso 
Xavo; (30) ix SEutipou f] gijvo5o;. 7:oit|) xpJicrovTai cciiseioiil, lU corpoiis oloiinMila ilissipala rnrsuiii 
a<I)|xaTi o! dvtjTi|ji:voi ; ToOto toEvuv ih Soxouv 6ii vcnianl ad coiicursnm ; vl ciiiii lioc qnasi (leri noi» 
Tivo^ t:xvixti; cro^ca? auToi^ aujji-ETrXfxOa'., df p'5- possct, uec alind pixlcr id (inod c\ concnrsii 
ffuvTiv (Ijviijiajs, T(uv [xt; xaTtSivTwv £v Trj Xoi^fi coiinctnr clenicntortiin, corpiis ndiniincrctur, 
XTbsi t>) ^iT.zpixo'/ Tr,c Ostat ouvafjtao,-. KaTiXtTKliv nioro oonim tiiii siilililiter ot oallido dissoriinl 
rdp Tjt i'i^).iz;pa Tou 0;oa Oaui^aTa (51). Si' tLv f,v ac dispulnnl, pcr qnanidam consoiiuontiam ca qii,o 
Ei? dTTopfav dYai-Eiv Tiv dxouovTa, oTov, tJ Tboupd- proposnerat, oralionc concludcns, lioc dioit: Si 
vtovawpia,xa\T:(i03v,TiSkT>;fiXtax!)v, Ti T>)(icXT;vatov, corpns cst concnrsus olcinonloruiii, nc fieri non 
^ Tb iv Toi? dJTpoi? 9atvoiJi:vov, 6 atOrip, 6 dr]p, t^ potosl, nl itoriim ca coeant cl oonvciiianl: qnocor- 
CStup, f] YTJ ; d).V iy. (3'2) t(Sv (juvTp6'.?tov ■fi.u.iv xal pore ulontur ii qui rosnrguiit? Iloc igitnr, qnod prr 
xoivoT^pwv kUyiii Twv lvt(i-a[j.dvojv ib dvsiii- artiliciosainqnamd:iin (■alliditatoiu al) iis oonuoxiini 
cxsiTTOv. et concinnatum vidcbatnr, stullitiam noniinavit, 

qui nnnaniiiiailvcrtissentinrcliqiiacl'caturaprKSt:intiam ct cxceilciitiam pnlciili;^; ilivin.T. Omissis cniin 
snldiiiiiorilinsniiraculisDci.perqiue ad dnbitationcm ac perplcxilatcm adduoi potcral anditnr , vcliili, 
qiiidiiam sit corpus coelcslc, aut undc sil,quidnani item oorpus solis aul lunx, ant id quod in sideri- 
bus apparot, qiiid .T.tlicr, quid aor, quid aqua, tcrra, per ca, qux frcquenti coiisnctudinc nobis 
nola iiKigisquo commuiiia sunt, argiiit iii considorantiam advcrsarioruiii. 

QjSI ^ Y£(opYla as StSiaxet, 9r,i\v, oTt iJtaTOtt!,- D An ncc agricultnra quidcm te docct, inqnit, 
i<s-iv >j irpbj Ti lauToJ (jtsTpov ttj? Osta; 6uvd[jisto<; t6 qnod stulliis ct inoptns sit is qui ox modo ac mcn- 
Dirspixov (jTOxa.Vjixevo? ; rMt^ Tot; a::Tep[jia-t Td snra suarnin virium divin.T potenliae a:stimat cxccl- 



'jrspf.fu(5[xeva (i(o[jiaTa; Tt l\ xaOT|YstTat t?,? pAd3T7]i; 
auTuv ; o\)f\, OdvaTo;, sTrep OdvaTti; eiTtv f] tou 
(juVcJTr,X(5T0? StdXuJi,;; 'Vo yap auep,ua [jtT) dvsX- 
Oot (33) et; ex^uaiv (jtr) otaXuOkv ev Tfj fitoXoj (34), 
xal Y'V(j[Jtsvov dpatf/v (5.\)) xa\ 7:oX'J~opov , ioit; 



leiitiam? iindo scniinibus ca qiiT nasounlur, cor- 
pora?quid itom pr;ecodit coruin gcrminationcm? 
an nnn niors, si quidcm mors csl, compacti atque 
coagmcnlali dissolutio ? Nam scmen non pcrvcuirct 
ad gorniinaliouem, nisi in gleba dissolntum, niolli- 



>t«Ta[jtixOTivai ■7ip?j; Tr,v -apaxEt[jt;vTiv ix|jtd5a ttj inni ot rarum eilectuin, atque iu plnrcs mcalns dif- 
o!xet> 7:ot(JTTiTi, xa\ o^jxt^i; ei,- (JiCav xa\ p.dTTr,v fusum fucrit, ut sna propria qiuilitato permisi eatur 
[jteTa7:otr,0T)vat, xa\ (jir,Sk iv ToiJTt,) (3G) (letvat, dXXJ cnm adjacente liumorc, atquc ila in ladicem et 
(jtsTaSaXstv el; xaXd,ur,v, toi? Std (xiaou i6v3.Gt.-i, germen Iransmutolur, ac nc iu bis quidoin 
oT(5v TiJt auvoia(jiot; uTTcCtoqp.ivriv, T.pb; xb SuvaaOai maneat, sed in medio cnatis gciiiculis, vcluti 
tf.£p£iv EV dpOiij) Ttjj axfi[xaTi tSv aTdxuv %S> xap-to qnibusdam nodis ct vinciilis, snccinctiim in 
iapuv(5(jievov. riou Toivuv TauTa ■7i;£p\ tSv sitov f,v cnliiium nintetur, ul in fignra ardua atquc 
•npi Tf,? Ev Tf, ^tiXtj) a'JTou otaX'Jaeu?; 'AXXd (jtTjv cretta spicam fruge gravatam ferrc possit. Ubi 
JxetOsv -r,'j-6 caTtv. Et -,-dp (jtf) exeivo rptiTcpov f,v, igitnr ba!C qua; circa frnmcntum conspiciuntur 
ouS".av (37) 6 GTdxu; e-i-fvcTo. "HaTrep Toivuv t?) xaTi erant, anlequam id in gleba dissolulnm ac (blTusum 
t!)V c-dxuv aoJ(jta (58) ex tou a7Tep[jtaTo; tpaive- esset? Atqui illinc hoc ortum esl. Nam nisi illud 
Tat (59), Tr,s Oeia; 6uvd[jteti)? iS, a^jToO Jxetvou touto prius fiiisset, ne. spica qnidem nata cssct. Qucm- 
<[)tXoTexvo'JaTi? , xi\ ouTe St' oXou (iO) TauT(Jv £aTt admodum igitur corpus spic;B ex semine prove- 

nit, divina potentia ex illo ipso boc cnicicnte, ac 
neque pcnilus idcm cnm semine, nequc oninino 
ab eo diversum cst : eodcm modo, inqnil, my.-^te- 
rium qunquc resurrectionis jam tibi per ca, qu.u 
miiabililorfiunt in somiiiibus praisignificatnr, qnotl 
SicouJT];, dXXi (42) p.eydXa tc xa\ xaXd -TtpooTtOe!- diviiia nimirum potcntia per su;c poleslatis cxccl- 
ar,.-, 5i' t!)v aot :Tp'j; Tb (i3) (jtsYaXoTtpcriaTepov f) lentiam non solum illud dissolutnni libidcnno red- 
^■Jat? xaTaaxeudCeTat. « STTsipcTat, t 9r,a\v, « iv dat, verumetiam alia tibi magna atquc prMCIar.-» 
oOopa, >Ye!pcTatJvd-.fOapaijf a-ncipeTai IvdaOeveia, p adjiclat, per qu;e tibi natura aJ angusliorcm ct 
CYcipcTai iv 5uvd,uef a-itpsTat (U) 4vdTt(jtia, cYcipc- ampliorcin decorcm instruitiir ct cxornatur. c Sc- 
rat cvS-ilr, • arsipsTai stI)[.'.a'|uxtxi!)V,cYcipeTaiatLiij.a minatnr cnim,» inquit, « in corniplinno, resurgit 
TTvsu^jtaTtxdv. ■£!; y^? xaTaXtTrt^v ().eTi To 5taXu- in incorrnplibililate ; seiniiiatur in inlirmitatc, re- 



•zu) arip[jLaTt, outs ravTa^iraatv cTspov • outoj, 9T]a\, 
xa\ T^ [j.uaTf ptov t?,; ivaaTdaetj); ^^St) aot StJ twv 
sv Toi^ aztp(jtaat Oau[jtaTO-otou(jicvtov 7tpo£p[jtT]vsu- 
cTat (41), ijj: T?,; Osia? 5uvd,uco)5 cv Tt") 7:sptovTi t?,? 
j^ouaia;, ou (jt(5vov cxctvo ir, SiaXuOev aoi TvdXtv dTTO- 



(30) 'A/((''/«j'or. A aililit iaT\v f,. 

(31) Tou (■). duvji. Ttlv TO'j Oeou Oau[j.aTiov. D 
£oY|J^dTtjov. 

ij^a) 'A.l.1' kx.. Delet A. 

(33) Ml\ dre.lOci. A U o-Jx av TAOot. 

(h'i) Dillo). n JJtijXi,). 

(35)recJ/«. dp. R Ycivi(Jicnov dpaciv. 

(3L') 'tV zoijzip. A cv TOiiTotj, 



(37) Ov8' n>: A ouSsv. 

(38) Td-(7o>pa. R Td ctb[jtaTa. 

(39) <l>n!rETat. A 15 cpusTai. 
(.'(0) Ai d.lov. U 5t' oXtov. 

(■il) npoepia\rF.VEZiii. R irpoi^piJtfivcuT^tt. 

(ii) W.l.ih ete. A R dXXd iioi xa\ SxJpa (jt:Yii''i. 

(13) ///Jt^c z6. TSdolct A. 

(•l-i) inFlpEZcii. A addil y^P- 



ISS 



S. CREC.ORIl NYSSEM 



\:s 



surgit iii potenlia; sciiiinatiir in igiioiniiiia, resiir- A Of.vot (4j) iv tfl ^(oXoi otto,- ttiv it Kp toow pf^a- 

XuxYjTa, xal ttjv Jv tco tokT) a/riiJiaxoj (SG) au-oO 
iStixTjTa, Jautiv oux acpijx.Ev, aXX' Jv auTiJf) (47) fiivtov 
(JTa/u{ Y''''^'^»' > ita|XTOXXa (48) Siatpipojv au-i? 
JauTou, [jteyeOet, xa\ xdXXst, xa\ iTotxtXi(jt, xaX a-/ii- 
HaTt (49) • xaxi t!)V auTiv Tpdnov xa\ ^ (ivGpdJTctvf] 
(fudt; ^vatfEtja Tto OavizTtp 'TrivTa Ta iTEplauTTjv (50) 
loiih[i.oLza, 5aa Sii tt)? ijjtTtaOou^ otaOicEto.; eirEXTifj- 
(laTO, Ti]v d-t;x(av Xiytji, ti)v (pOopiv, tt)v daOcveiav, 
T^v xaTa TTJi; (51) fiXtxfa; StatfopJv, JauTijv oux 
dcptTjitv, dXX' tjjanep eii; (jtdxuv Ttvi TCpi; tt)v d(fOap- 
a(av [j.eO(TTaTai, xa\ tt;v Si^av, xa\ tt)v t'.[.it)v, xa\ 
T»)v 6uva[jitv, xa\ tt)v ev TravTl TeXeiiiTTiTa, xai t6 
(JtT)x^Tt TT)v ?(OT)v auTT)? oixovojxelaOat toT^ tfuatxoi? 
iSttofjtaatv, dXX' e!? 7cveu[xaTtxTiv Tiva xa\ d-aO?) [le- 



git iii gloria ; scmiiiatiir corpus aiiiinalc, re- 
surgit ior|iiis spiiiiualc. » " lll cniin poslca- 
qiiaiii in glcla liistsoliiuim ac liilTiisiiin Irillciim 
lueiii, rclicla ca qux in quantilale considcia- 
tiir cxiguitalc, ct ca qunc in qualilate specta- 
lur fignrxstUB propiictalc, scipsuin non diinillil, 
scd iii scipso nuincns siiica cvadit, longe pliiii- 
niiini ipsc scse ct inagniludiiK», ct piilcliritiidinc, 
et variclalc, ct (igura superans alque pncccdcns : 
iia naiura quoque liuniana omnibus suis in niorte 
reliclis propricialibiis, qiias pcr afTcclioiicni ac dis- 
positioiicm passionibus, iiiotibusqiic ct aniini pcr- 
lurbaiioiiibus obnoxiain acqiiisiverat, dedccorc, 
inqiiani, ct ignoniinia, corruptionc, infirinilatc, 



iictatiiin diffcrciitia, scipsam non dimitlit, sed lan- ^ TaSTivat xaTdaTaaiv. Autt) yap eaTtv f) tou (J/uxtxou 



qiiain iii spicain qiianidam, in incorni|itibililalcm 
immiilaliir, iii gloriam, in lionorcin, iii potcnliani, 
et in oiniii re pcrfectionem, ci in cain conditionem, 
nt vitacjus non amiiliiis naliiralibiis propriclati- 
bus administrctur, scd in spiriliialcm i|ii('nidain, ct 
a passioiiibiiscl aniiiii inolibiis pcrliirbationibiisqiie 



ai!j[jiaTO? iotOTT)?, dsl ^52) otd Ttvo; fori; xa\ xtv^- 
aeojc dirf) Toij 4v tp ^trTtv dXXotouaOai, xa\ [xeTaBdX- 
Xetv et; '^Tepov. "A ydp ouv (55) oux eu' (54) iv- 
OptjjTioi; (jttivov (tpS)[xcy, dXXi xa"t ev (puToTi; xa\ t\i 
Po3xf)[j.a3t (55), TOUTtov ouokv iv Tto T(j;)5e (5G) ^liii 
uTcoX£t(fOf)aeTat. 



iinmiiiiciii slaUiiii Iranscat. Il;cc cst ciiiin animalis eorporis proprietas, ut scin|icr pcr fluMim qiicm- 
dam cl moUiiii .ib eo in quo vcrsatur, diversuni fiat, ct in aliiid immulctiir. ^ain ([nic niinc nnn 
solum in bomiiiibus, scd eliain in plantis cl slirpibus atqiic pccoribus bona vidrmiis, boruin niliil iii 
illa qiKc liinc erit vita rclinqiiclur. 

Videliir aulem mibi per oinnia scrmo quoque 
aposlolicus cum nostra dc resiirrectione opinionc 
concordare, atqiic id oslcndcre, quod ctiam uostra 
coniiiict dcfiniiio, qu:c dicit, niliil aliud csse rc- C 
surreclioncni, quain in antiqiium statiini ct coiidi- 
lioncin nalura! iiostra; rcstilulioncm. Qiioiiiam 



cniiii in priiiia originc inundi, lioc a Scriptiira di- 
dicimiis, quod priinum grainiiiis bcrbain tcrra pro- 
duxit, ut in narralionc continctiir, dciiide e.t ger- 
inine senien provenit : quod posUiuain in lcrram 
denuxissel, cadcm lursus spccies cjiis qiiod ab 
initio provcnerat, ciiaia cst : id nimirum divinus 
Aposlolus iii rcsiiircctioiie qiioque fieri dicit. Non 
soluin aiilcin lioc ab co docemur, videlicct (|iiod 
liiiiiiaiiuin geniis ad magniliiintiorcm ct augiislio- 
rein suitumct condiiioncin iiniiuiictur; vcriimciiam 
qiiod iiiliil aliud sit id quod speratur, nisi id quod 
crat iii principio. Qiioniam eiiim ab inilio iion 
spica cx scminc, scd cx illascincii provcnit : postca 
vero dcinccps sciniiii spica accrcscit, conscqiicntia 
bimiliuidinis aperte oslcndit, quod iibi oiiinis pcr 
rcsiirrectionem nobis boatitudo rcpiillulavcrit, in 
aiitiqiiam graliain aiqne dcctircm rcstiluctur. Cuin 

" I Cor. XV, 42. 

(l;i) lia.lvnTp-ai. j\ O'.aXu0f)vai 4. 

(4tj) }:y_i'ijiaT(r. A Tou a/. 

U7) '/■;>■ avn',). .\ It bi diuT^). 

(18) ridjirio.lMi. A raij.TtoXu. 

{'t'.)) Ilyi^juiTi. A in tL-xlii /dptTt. 

(.StT) lh{,\ nvp\y. A r;p\ lauTTjv. 

(51) KartV rrir. X I! xaTi Taj. 

(.■>2) '\d. AU TO iiti. 

{:•,',) Ovy. \ vOv. 

(5il '£.t'. A U ir i'fij'jiey. A addil ■/./).■).. 



Aoxet Se [jtot xa\ Sii TcdvTtov auvayopeuztv 4 dTto- 
aToXtxi; XtJfo? tt) xaO' fj^Jta? UTCoXf)(J/et xr\i dva^ 
aTdaetos, xai touto Sstxvueiv oixep 4 f)[jieTepo; 4pt- 
(!\).hq Tceptexet Xeytov, Mr,Skv iiTspov eTvat dvdJTaaiv, 
fl Tf]V eic; t6 dpxaTov Tf); (fJaeto; fi[jLtov dicoxaTi- 
aTaatv. 'ETcetSi) ydtp kv tt) icptocf) xoa[AOYOvi(jt touto 
Tcapd TT)? rpacffj; [jiE[jiaOf)xa[Jiev, oTt icptJJTov J6Xd- 
aTT)aev f) •(•?, ^otdvTjv x^^ptou, xaOo)^ 4 \6-(0i t(iT)a\v, 
etTa ix Tf)!; pXdaxT)? aTr£p|xa (57) tyiveTo, ouicep 
ez\ TTjV yfiv xaTa^lfjuivTO; , t6 auT?) TcdXtv elSo; tou 
f 5 ^PX^i tpuivTo; dviSpa[jte • 9T]a\ 51 touto 4 Oeio; (58) 
'ATciiaToXo? xa\ iitl tt)? dvaaTdaeti); Y'^Ea6at. Ou 
|j.ovov Sk (59) TouTO Ttap' auTOu St3aax4[jt£0a, t'j icpi; 
xh [jtEYaXoTcpeiciaTaTov (GO) (jieOijTaaOat zh dvOptb- 
Tctvov, dXX' OTt xh eXictJij^isvov ouSev ExepSv ^aTtv, f) 
OTcep iv icptiToti; ?)v. 'ETceiSi) ydp xh xat' dpxi? oiJx 
tij; (Gl) aTdxu? dTc?) tou aTcip[j.aToc, dXX' ixeTOev xh 
j- cnip^ia. • [jieTi TauTa Sk outo? tio a7cip[jiaTi Tcepi- 
(pueTat, f| ToG u7cooe(Y[jLaTos dxoXouOia aa-.fto; jTctSet- 
xvuat (C2), xh Tcaaav Tf)v Std xr\<; dvaaTdaeto? dva- 
CXaaxfjaouaav f)[J.Tv [Jtaxapt(5TT)Ta, Tcp')!; ttiv i^ i^pxh^ 
iTcavtivat x^^P'^- -"lix"? t^P 2vt£? xaTapxdf (Gi^) 
Tpo-ov Ttvi xa\ f)[Ji£ts, eicetSf) (G4) Tto xaOaojvt tt); 



{H:',) ErfiO(ri<i'iiiairi. U dclcl. 

(5G) 7(0 SL A T-iTs. 

(57) i:.-iipjin. A B t4 a7cip[jia. 

(.58) '0 Onhr. I! xa\ 4 Oetoc. 

(5!)) Ai. dclct A. 

(Gl)') Mi-:y(i.lo.-rff:.rhTtnTor. I? (j.eyaXo7cpeTciaT4po". 

iGI) Oi'y ox;. \ oux 4. li oOxf. 

(G"2) '!C.ii^t:lxi'i'(Ti. \ U7co5e(xvuat. 

|(i")) l\Hrapy(ir \ B T') xaTap/. 

(Gij '/i.TCi(?i).'l>ulLl 11. 



43T 



m ANIMA F.T RESURRHCTIONK. 



ifia 



xaxfx; )ca-:c5r,pi'/)Y)u.£v, 6ro).afioGcia (0')) ■?)[ji3i (00) A <-iiiiii spU-a (|ii(Kl:iimiu)<Io iios qiinqnc .ib inilio css(v 

1] 1-^ 5ii lou OivdTOU (07) XuOivta;, ■TtaXiv xaxi x^ 

lap trj? (ivasTiiaEtos jTix"'' li^»^^'?^' "^^^' T^Jptv*^ 

TCu-ov x^ixxov Tou a(i[iaToj, euiJ.:T^OT] ts xa\ iin'.fi- 

XovTJ xa\ SpOiov, xa\ et? t6 oupiviov u'}o; (ivaxEivJ- 

(icvov, dvTV xaXdiji.Tic t^ dvOipixo; (08) ti^ dyOapT(^ 

xa'i TOis XoiTTOi; T(ov 0:OT:ps-(ov Yvtup'.i[iiTCov (IjpaT- 

J(5,uL£Vov. « AsT -j-ip (69) th tf^apxh-j touto ivSuaasOai 

dtfOapstav. » '11 Sk dtpOapcrfa, xat -fj So^a, xa\ f) 

TtfjtT), xa\ if) 6uva;jii;, ioia ttjc Oiia; tfujnia; eivat 

dptoXoYETTat, aiTEp TtpdTsptiv xz T.t(A t^v xaT' eixivva 

■(•evSjjtsvov ^v, xa\ si lauOtj iXi:!.^£Tat. '0 vip TipdiTO? 

cxdxu? 6 7rp(JJT0f SvOptoiro; ?iv 'ASdp. (70). 'AXX' 

tiTstOT] TTJ Tf|S xaxfa; eistSo^jj ci? TtXf^Oo; :?i cpuat; 

xjtTiijtsptiOT), xaOt"o? y''''''''' ^ xap-'j.; ev t(Tj tiTdxui • 

oijTtoj ol xa6' 'exaiTov YuijtvtoOiv-si; tou xaTJ t!)v 

ffTdx^v JxEtvov etoou;, xa\ t^ yji xaTa;jttxOivTE?, 

TidXtv ev TTJ dvaaTiaei xaTi -zh 6ip-/^iyo--/o\i xiXXo; 

dvatfuiijieOa, dvT\ Jv6; tou TipojTou aidxuo; dviitet- 

pot (71) [xuptio;; TtiJv Xr^tojv Yevi,uievoi (72)» 



'0 ok Y.a-' ipeTT;v ^to; t/ toutio 7Tp?i? ttjv xaxiav 
th Sti^opov t/zi (73), 8Tt oi [jikv evTauOa irapi t?)v 
ptov Si' dpsTT|? JauTou? yetopYfjaavTs.;, euOu; tv 
TeXstto T(j) aTdxut cfatvovTat (74) • oT; £k oti xaxta; 
lltTTiXdj T£ (75) xa\ dvep.itfOopo; d xdxxo; •{'-•(wz 
irapi Tbv ^iov toutov \ sv Ttjj tj/uxixto aTiipuaTi ouva- 
(jti;, xaOdTisp (70) Ti XeY(j[jisva xspdi6o/,a (77) oi 
Ttjjv TOtouTiov i7iiaTf,ijtove; XlYoujt Y'"'ia6ai • out(«) 



iiuis, |>(isli'aqii:iiii :t'slii Mli<iBit:itis oxaiiiiiiuis, C\ ■ 
ceplos iios lorra |u:i' iiioiti;!!! dissoliitos iiirsiis iii 
Ycru ri^siirrecliojiis, lioc luuliiiii eorporis graiiiiiii 
spicam cdicicl proecram, iiigeiilcm cl copiosam, 
ariliunii cl ercetaiii, cl ail aUiludiiieiii iisqiic ecRli 
pertingentem, pio eiiliiio vil tirislis, iiicorriiptibi- 
lilalc rcliqiiis(|iie (livinig el aiigiistis iiisigiiihiis ciin- 
spieiinin ct ornntam. i O|iorlet eniin, t iiiqiiit, 
corriiplibiic lioc iiidnere ineorrnplibilitatem. > (lnn- 
sltlt niiteni qiiod iiu'(iri'ii{ililiilil:is, et lioiiiii', et 
gloiia, ct |)iitenti:i, priipri:! diviii:u iialiii':i; siiil, 
qiia; cuni prins aiierant ci, qiii ad iinaginein faetns 
est, tuin ii) poslcrnni redilnra spcrnnlur. Nam 
priiiia spiea, priiiuis lioiuo ;\ilaiii erat ; scd piiste:i- 
quam pcr intrdiliiiii vitl(isil:ilis iii iiiiilliluilineiii 
nalnra divisa cst, siciil iii spiea friictiis exsistit, 
ita singiilnlim uiiiisqiii$(|iie lioino illius spicxforma 
iiiiilati ct euin terra ediiiiiiisli, riirsus iii resiirre- 
ctiouc in nnliqiuiin piiklniliidineni reiiasciiiinr, pro 
una illa priiua spiea, iufiiiita niillia scgetuiii cf- 
fecti. 

Porro vita quse per virtiitem iraiisigitiir, in lioc 
dilTerl a viliosa vila, qiiod illi qui in li:ic vita per 
virtiilem sese exeoliicriiit, slalini iii perfcetn spica 
apparent : qiiilms aiileiii proptcr vitiosiiaiein cxilis, 
cvauida, adiilteriua, ign.iva, ventnriiuii|iie iiijiiri:ic 
obuoxia vis per liaiic vitaiii in nnim;ili seminefuit, 
quemaduiodum ca, qu;e xspdcjSoXa, id est dxirn al- 



xal ouTOt (78), xSkv cfjtoat (79) 8ii Tfj; dvaaTdaeto;, C (iiie immilia diciintur, taruim reruin perili n.isci 



icoXXfjV (79") d7T0T0[jifav Ttapd tio xptTTJ £|ou3tv, &Te 
5i] oux iax'JovTs; dva8pa[jteiv ItX zh elSo; to'j CTd- 
yuo;, y.%\ YsvsaOat exstvo (80) o~ep f,[jiev irpb tti^ 
iiT'i Tf,v yJi'' >taTaTiTtoaeojj. 'H Sk OepaiTeta Toij Itzi. 
aTaTO'JVTo; Ttov ^^'■'''TlIJ-iTtov, f) Ttov ftjavttov ts xa\ 
T(ov dxavOtov iaTt auXXoYf; , TtiJv auvava-fu^VTtov T(|) 
{Titsp^taTt, TTdTT,; TT,; uTTOTpe^o^JaT); Tf,v fli^av Suvi- 
jisto; T.phz ih-t vcjOov (81) [JisTa[i,4usiaT];, ot' tov dTpo- 
^dv TS xa\ dTsX£atp(5pT|Tov th Yvf)atov t^tvjz aTripiia 
TT) ■Kapi <p'jatv pXaaTT) (82) ouiJfireiiXeY^isvov (83). 
'EiTStoiv 0'jv ■::av Saov viOov t£ xot\ dXXoTptov sxti- 
Xt) (84) TO'j Tpocptjjtou, xa\ ei; d-yavtapilv eXOr), tou 
icup?i; tS Trapd tfuatv JxSa7;avf,aavT0? Ttj) attovtto 
™p\ TtapaSoOkv (85), t6ts xa\ toutoi; e'jTpo(ff)ast f) 



dicunt : lii etiamsi per resurrectioucm nnti fuerint, 
niagnaiii diiritiam ct scverilalem judieis expericn- 
tiir, ul qiii iiiniirum non valeant cxcrestere ct sur- 
gere ad formain spica;, et cvaderc illud quod crn- 
mus autequam in tcrram delapsi esscniiis. Porro 
curatura atqiic remedium, quod adliibet is qui ger- 
minibus pr*esl, boc est, ut uimiiiim zizaiiia sinuil 
ac spinas colligat, qua; una ciini scmiiie euaiic 
fucrint, omni vi radicem subtus alentc in adiiltcri- 
nam naluram iransfiisa : quibus rcbiis aeeidit ut et 
gciuiiuuai ae gcruiaiuim seiiien noii iiiitriretur, et 
idcirco, (luod ab eo geriniiie quod pr;cler nauiram 
jiixla cnatuni cssel, suffDcarclur, niliil iinquain pcr- 
fceli producere posset. Posteaqiiam igitiir quidqiiiil 



(f'jai;, xa\ ei? xapTiSv dSpuvOf,asTai (80) Sti tt,; D pgn sinccrum ac germanum, sed adiilteriiiiim cl 



TOta'JTT,<; iTTtptsXeta; , [jtaxpat; ttots T:ept(J5ot; ih 
iotv&v stSo; tS e^ dpxT]; f)p.tv OsoOsv eTitfi/.TjOcV drco- 
Xa6o'jao. Maxdpiot 6s siaiv (87) oT; E'iOu; zh -iliio^i 

(()'i) 'r.-ro..l«C(3|-'cr«. B uzoXag. U. 
((;0) 'Uswr. Delet R. 
(07) Bardzov .IvOhrar. 15 dvaXuOevca;. 
(68) 'ArllipiKoc^. i\ 1! dvOeptxtov. 
((i;t) Xsl yup. A I! addiint cfT|at. 

(70) 'ASdit. R dclct. A h 'Aoiiji. 

(71) 'Ara.-e(por. A oi d-opoi. B al dTtstpot. 

(72) rErdneroi. li Y'v(j[Jt£'JOi. 

(73) "E-/£i. A I! ■s=et. 
(7i) <Pairorz(u. B tfuovTat. 

(7.T) 'i;f(n].Wc rs. A B iJiTr,X(j; Tt;. 

(70) KaOa:iFp. B xaOd-sp Yip. 

(77) KF.pnado.la. B xspaaWXxta. 

(78j Ouztii y.ul cutci. \ iii niargiiie outoi xiv 



alienum est, cx co qiiod siiicerum est, ac vim mi- 
Iricudi liabel, cvulsiim c( ad interitiim red.ietiiiii 
fuerit, alqueignis id qiiod naturalc iion cst, assuni- 

^utoi! Sii TTic ivaaTdasto; ttoXXtjv dTOTO^tia^j. 

(79) <l>vioci. B (futoat. 

(79') //(3.i,!/'jr - jjpi-Jrac- R IIoXXtj; TT,; Trapi Ttjij 
YstopY^^JUvTo; Ospa-sta; iTpoaoiovTat 'Kphi ih p.(iXi; 
TOTk TOt; xaOf,xouat ypiioi^. 

(80) 'Eiieiro. B Jxervov. 

(81) Tn- rcklor. A I! -zh V(50ov. 

(82) li.larr^i. B ^XdaTi). 

f85) :!:vii.7F.i.UTit/:ror'. \ B au!iT:£:tviY!Jt. 

(S.'4 'ExTi.ir]. BtxTaJ.T^. 

(S,';) 7w(/. .T. jt;. delciil A B. 

(S(ij 'Adpvrl). 'AvSpuvO. 

(S7) M Elcir. \ \j dclent siaiv. 



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psorit, luiie cliaiii Iiorum iintura copioso iiulii- A xiUoi twv dctTaxuwv avjvavaTE),^ (.88) xoij (80) (puo- 
iiioiito :im'|i|o gnmloscot, ac ('rucluiii iiro.liiccr,; y.b/m<; Sii xr^ avaazj.izMi. 

iiialiirabit jior cjtisiiiodi curaiii loii-o t;mdciii ciicuitu lciiiporum, coiuniuni spccic qua; ab iuitio iiobis 
a Doo iinpressa atijuc alliibuta cst, rccuperala. Dcali autcui, quibus pcr resiifrcctioiicm nascciilibus 
protiuiis siniul pcrfocla alinic absoliita spiraniui piilchritiKlo oxorielur. 

lla'0 aiilom diciiinis, iioii iiiioil iilla oorporalis iii laGTot 6i cfa|ji.ev oux i>i ff(o[iaxtxTi? xtvos otatpopSs 

rosiirroolioiic diUcrciUia aiiparitura sit iii iis qiii iv zmg xax" dpsxTjv f^ xax.lav ^cCttJxiatv iv xj) dva- 
ciini virliilc vol vilio neqiiitiaiiuc vilam iranscyc- aidciEt (jjavTiooiJiEVT]^-, (1)St?jv [Jikv dxsXri xaxdx^j crwiJta 
rnnt, nl aliniu quidcni, quod ad corpus atlinot, vojjitjeiv, x'jv 8k x!) xeXsiov g/^tv otsaOat • dU' loan^p 
■."IHMroclnm ,,n,cn,us, alium autoni porfoctionon. ^^^^ ,,^, p;,, 5 5,,,;,^,^^ ,, ^„^ &,,,oj, ^^o,,, y.i, 
lialiorc cxislimcM.iis ; scd qncinadiiiodum pcr I.auc 4^^.^^^,^ ^paK^aEu,,- x,T, ao.iJtaxt, ^oXKh, 6e [xexaSu 
vnaui cl vuiolus .^ sol.il.is simili quidcni ambo iy,^rj,ip,>v V) xaO' fiSovr); xe xa\ ).u,.tiv Stacfopd ■ 

r, ouxit); orjjtat xp^"''»^ xtijv dYaOwv xe xat xaxdiv dv xto 
[Jiexa^u (0-0) xaOxa xp<jvii) Xoyt^eaOat -zh otdcfopov (91). 



corporis Iiabitii snnl, iiiultnni aiilcm intor uiriini- 
que quaMtum ad vuliiplalom ct dolorom atlinct, 
iiilcrcst, oodcm niotlo puio in fnturo postliac lcjn- 
porc difrorciuiam bonoriim parilcr ac nialorum 
Kstimari oportere. Nam perfectio corponim cx 
scmcnlc rciiasconlium cuni incorrupliliililatc pari- 
lor ac gloria, cum Iionore ac polontia f.itura dici- 



'11 ydp xeXettijat; (92) xtJJv ex xtji; cfiOopd? dvacpuo- 
[jievo)V ati>[jtdx(j)V ev dcpOapaict xe xa\ ocjHri, xa\ xt[xfi, 
xa"t 5uvd[J.ei (05) Trapd xotj 'AitoaxcJXoi) Y£^"5aOat (1)4) 
Xeyexat • :f) 5h xwv xotouxdjv iXdxxo)at^ ou a(0[i,axtxr)v 
xiva xou cpu^vxo; Staat)[jtatvet xoXifitoatv, dXX" Jxdaxou 



lur ab Apostolo ; lianim vc.-o rcruiii dimiiintio, non ^c^-j y.a^i, ^}, atvaO&v voou[ji£vtov (9S) ax^priatv xe xat 



corporalcni quanulam renali mutilatioiicm sigiiili 
catj sed uiiiiiscujiisquc corum qiia; per bonum in- 
lelligiintur, privationcm simul cl alienatioucm. 
Qiioniani igitur altcrnm circa nos piorsiis csse 
oporlel coruin qiia; pcr opposilionem intelliguntur, 
vcl boniiin, vcl nialuiii, pcrs|iicu:im cst qiioil, ciirji 
aliquis non in bono vcrsari dicitiir, prorsus eum iji 



dXXoTpioiatv. 'EttsI ouv Iv xt xP') itdvxa); uepl ^[i.S-C, 
elvat xtJov xax' dvxtOeatv vooujji^vtov, i^ dYaO?/V, i) 
xaxiv, 5r]Xov(5xi zh ev xto dYaOtp xtva Xi^uv [x.t\ elvat, 
d;r(5Sei|t.; Ytvexat xoij ev xcT) xaxtp irdvxioj (90). 'AXXd 
[jtr]v 7iep\ xr]V xaxiav, ou Tt[jtTi, ou SS^a, oux dcfOap- 
ata, ou Suvaijitg. 'AvdYXT) rtdaa (97), ■KzpX ov (Jtr) tjv 
Tauxa, xd xouxot.; (98) i^ dvxtOlzou voou[Asva rtapet- 



uialo vcrsari .lcmoiislralur. Alqui c.rca vit.osilalcni c vat , p.i] d^jtytCdXXetv, daO^vetav, dxt.jtlav, cfOopdv, 
nonhoiios, nou gloria, non incorrni.tibilitas, non xal oaa TotouTou (99) rivou,- eaT\v, a (I) Jv xot; 



potciitia est. Prorsns igilur necesse est ut cirea 
(liicm Iwc non sint, liiiic ca qnaj cx oppnsilo in- 
lolligiint.ir. adcssc non diiliilotnr, inrirmilalcm sci- 
licct, ignominiiim, corni|)tiiincm, ct quaxuiique 
cjtis gencris sunl, cujiis in superioribus scriplis 
mentionem fcciiniis, cum diccrenius quod ii qui ex 
viliositate contracli siiiit ani.n:e inorbi atqiic aflc- 



E|jt7rpoaOev erprjxai XiYOt?, oaa (2) ouaarrdXXaxxa '(i- 
vexat Tfl (puxri xi iy. xaxta? rrdOr), ot' oXr]? auT^.; 
dvaxpaOevTa xal au[xcfuevTa, xa\ iiv rtp?)? ixelvrjv 
■l-cv(5[jLeva. Tiijiv xotouxiov ouv (3) xat? 8td itupb? (4) 
iaTpelat.; cxxaOapOivTtov xe xal dyaviaOevTOJV, iv.a.- 
oxov ToJv Ttpi? t6 xpstxTov vfjou|j.iv(-ov dvxeireXeuae- 
xat (5), f] d^Oapata, -f) Z,mt\ (Cj, f) Tt[.tr], f) X^P'?> ^ 



clns, cuin per oam lolam dillusi eoaluorinl, ol < um 6i=a, f) ouva.jti; (7), xa\ e^Tt dXXo TOtoOxov (8) £v xc 

ca n.iili fucrint, cjiis.nodi cvadunt, nl diliicullcr xtp 0e(p (9) »ixtOecopsiaOai eixdJo^Jiev, xa\ xji eix(5vt 

lolli alquc abolcri possint. Talibus igitur ciira outou, i^ tI,- eiTtv f) dvOptoTtlvri cfuat; (10). 

convenieiite expurgatis ct cxpi/ilis, quidqiiid iii mcliorem parlcm iiilolligilur, invicc.n ct i.i locnm 

conini succcdot, inoorrniilibilitas, vila, honor, gratia, gloiia, potcntia : ct si quid aliiul cjiisdcm 

iitodi vcl in ipso Deo, vel iii iniagii.e cjus qua; est hu.nana nat..ra ccn.i coi.jicimus cl cxistimamuii. 
Ei gloiia in sa-cnla, A.nc.i. 



(SS) IvrararB.h:?. 1! auvavaxiXXei. 
(S!)) TnTr. A H dolcnt. 
'.10) !ilf:TaCt'>. A 1! jjeTd. 

(91) Aui;;rj)or. A dStd^opov. 

(92) TelFlcjtmr. U TeXetiTT]?. 
(llij) AvydjiEi. ]i SuvaaTsta. 
(!)|) rgrhrOai. A 15 ylvsabat. 
|9.">) I\'ooi>jtiron\ J! voouiJ.(fvou. 
(!)<)) Ildrutir. A li addniil clvat. 
(!)7) lldcra. A rtaaa ouv. 

('(8) 1 d zcvzoti;. A in inargiiic xouxq). 

(9'J) T0UA>tVV. K TOU TOtOUTOU. 



dTtsp. 

A IfoTl. 



(1) "A. A ■i.T.K. 

(2) "Oaa. 
(5) To)»* r. ol)r. li t(V)v ouv x. 

(i) Ta~ir, Std xvjit^Q. \ iii margine xji rcpoaTjxouai) 
iTttiJteXelot JxxaOapOifvTOjv. 

(.')) \\rzi-:.v:t:.U:i'!(rF.zai . A [5 dvxetasXeuaeTat, 
(()) 'II f(0)J. iii I! so(|niliir f) 6uva[J.t{. 
(7j 'llSvrajut:. Dolot II. 

(8) ToiovTor. R toiouto. 

(9) "lCr rfi.rfj) 0. 1! auTio xe x. 0. 

(10) B AtTtp ij 6dF,a eli Ttvt; aiwrai,. 'Ayd//-, 



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QUl PR/EMATUUK ABRIPIUNTUR, 
AD niErxWM. 

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So\ [xhi, ui apwTS, ■iiav-e; so^iiJTaf te y.a\ Xoyo- A 
•yfi^ot TTjv Tou AJvctv T.ivzio; £7ii5;[5ov-ai 6iJva[j.'.v, 
t(T(5v Ttvt 3Ta5£(;) Ttj) TiXaT£tT(I)v atiJv Oau[xaT(ov Evoia- 
6iovT£?. Ka\ yap t.d^ oISsv [jtcYaXocfwvoTEpov ■TToictv 
t6v Xiyov Y^vvaia Tt; «[.191X^9)1,; Tzpm^Oiitja Tot; 5'j- 
va(Aivol; uriOcSij, iTEpt -i^v u(}ouTai 6 X(3yo?, tto (;.;- 
YiOst Tti)v Tupay^jtixtov auvsTcatptSfjtEVoj. 'H[jiEt; Si 
xati touf YTjpatou; ttov t7r7:tov iSfo toO ataSfou trjj 
unoOijsto^ (.tEVOVTs;, t6 ou? (jiivov tat; £-t co'i ttov 
Xiytov ii[j:(XXat^ 0tavasTr;3O(ji3V, si' TroO Tt^ xa\ (JlsxP'» 
■f|[jitov (jiOdastev TJxoj , tto atfoSpio xs xat auvtcta- 
(.tevto t(o ap(jiaTt 5i3t ttov atJJv Oau[jidTtov tbv Xi^yov 
eXauvtov. 'EttsiSi] 5k au[a.6a£v£t xdv uiij» ■yiQP''''; ^?''' 
[ilvT) ttov dytovtov 6 t:::ro^, TroXXdxt.; a'jt?)V tto xfJ-:Tto 
TtLv xataxpoatvivTtov eI; ■::poOu[Jiiav ots-j-stp^i^xEvov, 
t;QV t£ xEfpoXijv dvixstv, xa\ opav ^vaYtlivtov, ■rtvistv B 
•zi GujjttjjSej y.(x\ uiToxtvcIv tou^ ■niSag Ttuxvtoj tto 
eodtfet td? dTrXi^ STrauTSOVta, 0) ■:TpoOu(xfa (i(ivT) Trp?)^ 
Tou^ dY(I)va; saT\v, ■?! ok tou tpixstv 6uva[j.t? Trpoav- 
TjXtoO-Q tto xp^vtp • ttv cgjtJv ■zpoTzoM xa\ 6 Vi(j.iTSpo^ 
X-^Yoj e^aYtovto? pii^vtov 6td t6 Y^iP*?) >'^* ■Kapaxtoptov 
tou <jta8iou totc dx[jtaiotj xatd t^,v ■TraiSsuatv, (.tovTjv 
oot Seixvuat tT^v TpoOu[jtiav tou eOiXsiv av xa"t i-A 
aou dYtovfjaiOat, et^:rsp ■f;6iJj'7tv oi xatd touj vuv toij 
Xi^Yoti; dx(j.d^ovTs?. "OaT) 6i (totTTJi; ■rrpoOu^i.ia; sattv 
■f) s^nfSst^tj, oux iv Ttp 5tTiYstaOaf ti ttov atov. To^jtou 
yip [J«>Yis dv xaVo a^ptYtov ts xa't auvtsta[j.ivoj t'j;(0t 
XoY'^*, tiJi (JtTi ■noX'j xat(j-iv t^j d^ia; dTzoXstyOTjvat, 
t TT]v d[j.f,-/avov ta'JTr,v lippLovfav to'j fjCouj 6tsp- 
(iTjvsutov ex tiv Evavtitov auYXSxpa[jt£VT;v. Iltli? xa- 
GdiTsp tat; ttov flXstpdptov TrpoSoXat; ti ttliv d-/ttl- 
vtov Sxpatov fj cp'jat; eTrtaxtdJouaa , xsxpa[j.ivov 
TTpoidYsi ti tfiYY°? '^o-'; 5(X(jtaatv, tijj av Ttpoa- 
TjvT]; 6 V'-''» ^''■'O'"'' > ''^P^^? '^^i'' ^" '^'j'^ fSXicfdptov 
oxtdv (jU(Jt(jtiTpto; tji XP^^? xaTaxtpvd(jtev(5; , ouTtoj 
■zh a£(j.v(5v te xa\ [ieYaXotpuic tou f,Oouc t^ £(i(iitpio 
Ta7:eivo9poa'Jvif( xaTa^iivvuttsvov, 0'jx dTToaTpitpsi Td.; 



Diceiuli quiilcm viin, qii.i qiiis^pit^ prxdiliis fiit* 
ril, miiiics ct or.ilnros ct reriiin sfrijilorcs ji.-ditl 
diincullcr libi, o vir opliine, veluti in siatlio qiio- 
(l.-iin per .nniplilinliiioni niir.^^culornm liioruin slis- 
cnrrenlcs iiliiiiie tlenioiislr.Tliiint : eleiiiin pr;ccla- 
riiiii et (^yreyiiim copiosuniinie dicenili |ierilis pio- 
posiliiin argiiiiii^nliiin erigerc, et iiiki cuin iiiagiii- 
tiidiiic reniin (juasi in alluin lollere , ct niagis 
qiiodaiiiinodo graiidiloqiiam alqiie soiiorain elTiccre 
solet orationcm. Nos vero lanipiam e^iui veluli 
cxlra stadium argunienli niancnles, aiirein diin- 
laxat iis qiix proptcr te fiaiit, orationiiin certami- 
iiibus pr:ebebimus, si forte eti.im ad nos nstiue 
veheincnli inipelii cl incilalo curru pcr tiia inira- 
ciila .Tgitans orationcin aliqiiis sonus peivoiiire 
possil. Sed quoniam accidit ut, etiain si propter 
seneetutem extr.i cerlamina nianeat cquiis, s.xpe 
tamen fremitu pulsu([ue ac sonilu lascivientiuni 
iiisultanliiimqiic ad alacriialem erecUis el caput 
lollal, et vehili iii certamine vorsans, tuin ardo- 
rcm in nciilis, tiini in spiritii llainqiic aiiimos 
oslcntet, et crebro motu pcdiim ungiilas idenlidem 
solo illidat, cui sola alaciilas ad cerianiina adesl, 
faciiUas autem ciirrcndi ante lapso tempore ab- 
sumpta est : codem inodo iiostra quoi[iie oratio 
propier scnectuiem exlra certamina maiicns, sladio 
ccdens cnidilione llorenlibus, solam tibi alaorita- 
tom el volunlalem in graliam luam ccrlaiuli oslen- 
dit, siiiiiidciii ita fiorerct, iil qiii niine eloquoiilia 
vigcnt. Sed quam ostondo pronipla voliintas el 
animi propensio, non co pertinct, iit ex tuis icbus 
aliquid exponcre vcliin. Id eiiim veliemcns, copio- 
snque ct claboraia vix asseqtialur oratio, qiiiu 
iniilla non assequatiir qinr: pro dignitalc rei iioii 
traolot, qiire iinmcnsam ct oinni linilationc siipc- 
liorrm bane inoriim ct ingoiiii ooiitordajiliain it 
consO!iaiiii:ini ox ooiilrariis iclnis onni|insil.iin es 



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conicniiierainni Riisroperii e\plicaiul;iin. Qno pn- \ 6'|Et.; tcuv TpoiopiivTiov, aXXa St' ^ovijs pXiirstv 



tli), sliMil palpilii-anim prominonliluis pilis, (iiiiisi 
vallo olijecio, purilalcm et velieinciiliuni radioruni 
iiatiira (ibtinibrans cl fraiigeiis, toiDpeiatmn ac di- 
luluin splendorein oeulis iiifeM, fiiio plaoiilns sul 
liro eo iiioilo qucni usus postit, ciim uinbra quain 
palpebr:c facinnt, conleiiipcralus cxsistat, ita ino- 
rum graviias alqiie majesias cum modcrata aniini 
dcmissidne coiiimista, non averlat octilos iiiluen- 
tuiin, scd jiicundiini clliciat obuiliin), ut neqiie 
gravitaiis ac sevcritatis splendor obscuretur, ne- 
qiie latens in animo vis proptcr huinilitatem de- 
spiciatur, scd alicrum icqualilcr in utroque, tum 
ii| celsitudiiie ac subliniiiate coinilas el bumaiii- 
t.is, tuin iii liiiniilitaie vice versa gravitas et sc- 



TTapauxcua^si, (j; (ArjTS ttii; C£(jlv(5xi(1xo; tijv jjtctpjjta- 
P'JY*lv (i,aai;pouaOat, [jtfiTS 6t4 TaTtitv^STTi-oj xaTa- 
9povjraOat t?) IvStdOeTov, dUi xaTd t?) roov ev ixa- 
Tip(j) OeojpetjOat ih £T£pov, ev Te ■zw u'|iqX(7j ttjv xoi- 
vtJTTita, xa\ iv TtTj TaTietvtp to IjjtTxa^av ttjv jepiviTrjTa. 
'AXXoi Tau-a Sts^epj^eaOtjj, xal ih i:oXu(5[ji[JtaTOv ttii; 
(}uxr,; dvufjtvetTCo. 'ladpiOiJtot Tat; Opt^V Td/a Tr,; 
xecjjaX^; ol tt,; ti-uxii? iJ/^OaXjjLol, TravTaxiiOev kTilai]; 
d£u Te y.aX «TtXav^; SeoopxoTe?, w^ze r^ippwfiiv te 
TTpotSeiv ■ xal (jir) dYvoctv £x tou ativeyYu;, jjtTjSi 
TTjv uetpav dva[J.£vstv tou XuatTeXouvTo; StSdaxaXov • 
dXXd Ti [ilv xoXq Ttjjv lX7:(5(ijv otfOaX[jtotc Tipoopav, xh 
51 Oetupetv Std tt,; (jLviip.Tij, dXXo te Se xaTd to ivi- 
CTtij; bj xuxX(r) repiaOpetv, Trdvxa Sk xaTd Taux^jv ev- 



veriias animadvcrtalur. Alius ha>c cxpoiiat , et B EpYstv dauYxiJtQ); Txduat? Tai; TotauTati; evspYetatj 
aniinum islum compliiribus oculis insigniluin , tiv voiJv xdToXXriXtjji; ent[jiep{CovTa. 
laiidibus prosequaliir. Forsilan enim pilos capitis numero a,'quanl animi oculi, undiqiie pariter el cx 
a-qiio certum et aculuin cernentes , ut ct ex longinquo prospiciant, nibilquc fugiat ac kilcat eos 
e.v propinquo, ncc experi(;iuiain ulilitaiis e; tommodi magislrain cxspeclent; sed aliud qiiideni 
ociilis spei provideant, aliud vero per inemoriam ccniant, aliud item in prxsentia undique circuni- 
que circa aniiiiadvenaiil, oninia vero siinul ct codem leniporc nmnibus linjusmodi actionibus abs- 
que coiifiisiiiiie convenieiUer et aple incns sese distribucns accomniodansqut ediciat et operelur. 
Vcnerandas ileni pauperiatis divitias admire- Tdv Te (Te[jivfiv ttis itevta? TtXoijTov eau(jiafdT(o Ttd? 



iiir, si quis nostra a'laie est qiii ejusnrodi rcm cum 
laudc ct adniiraiione cclcbraie scial. Ac forsitan 
ctianisi prius nonerai, at iiunc propter te paiiper- 



Xtv exetvo;, d t!; ^aTtv iy toj xaO' t;[jl5? filo) eiStli; 
t6 Totoutov iw jTia(v(;j TtoteijOat xal Oa'Jp.aTt. Tdx- 
6e e( x()t\[JiT] T:pST£pov ^v, dXXd vuv oid s\ xal Ttevta; 



talis quoquc desiderium florebit, luaque tenui- dvDijaei tiSOo?, xa> Ttp?i t(Iiv itoXuTaXdvTojv Toij Kpoi 



tas aique frugalitas ingenlibus Croesi auri ponde- 
ribus bcalior habcbitur. Quemnain cniin vel tcrra 
vel niare ambo suos proventus benigiie impartien- 
ics ita bcaium reddiderunt, ul tuam vilani animus 
iste inaterialium facultalum et mundanarum opum 
coniemptor? Ut enim illi qui a ferro rubigincm 
abslergiinl et abradunt, splendiiliini id et ad ar- 
genti dccus acccdens aftkiunt, ila tibi vit;c ra- 
dius, dum semper a rubigine pecuniariira diiigen- 
tcr expurgalur, clarior evasit. IIa!C quoqiie clo- 
queiuibus ac diccndi faciiltale pra'dltis rclinquan- 
lur; ct quod pulcbre calles, iii quibus rebus ex 
sumplione et acccptionc , quain ex abslinenlia 
lucri plus laudis ac glorix quis ferre possil. Li- 



aou TtX(vGoJv, i\ aJ) TiXtvOSTT); [jiaxaptaOriaeTat. T(vv? 
ydp (jtaxapiaTSv oij-oj; dTtiSei^e YT '^- ^^^ OdXaaaa, 
Tai; tStat? ixatepa «poadSot? 6e^tou[jtivT), ^ (ij; tiv 
o6v Ptov ii Ttpij Ti]v OXtxTjv iteptouafav dTtoStdOeaij; 
'£2j Y^P ^' '^'^^ atSiQpou xiiv iiv dTto^iovTej, aTtX- 
Ttvbv aijTiv xal dpYupoetSri xatepYdCovTai, oijTa); aol 
(favepojxipa yiyo^-iB^/ -f] Toij ,Biou dxTt;, d£'t St' iT:t[.i:- 
Xeta? TO'j toij ToJv xpT)[JidT[dv xaOatpot.tevq. Ka\ Ta'jTa 
TtapetaOo) TOt; eiTterv 6uva[j.ivoij, xoV OTt xaXij)? iTtt- 
ataaat ev Ttatv eatl xh XaSetv Toij xoOapeuaat Xf,[j- 
[j.c.TOi; evSo^oTepov. Ai; •{ip [Loi (jteTX Ttap.irijla; ei- 
Ttetv, OTt ou T:dvTO)V u7:epopa; TtiJv XT)[jipidTOJV, dXX' 
(i)v ouTtoj Tt; d^jiaaOai TtJJv T:poXa6<5vTojv 5£0'Jv():at, 
(jiSvo; T:£pt£Spd|o) StTtXri ttj x^'(^'- 'AvtV yip Ic0r\x6q 



ceat eiiiiii mibi cum bona vcnia tua diccrc, qiiod [) Ttvo; t) dvSpoT^dSojv t) ■/pTf[).i':(i>'/, auxdi; ■zCiv dvOp(i- 



iioii omnia lucra desiiicis alqiic conleninis, sed quae 
licmo superiorum adliuc altingere et assequi po- 
luii, ca ambabus nianibus solus complcxus cs. Pro 
vcste ciiim aliqua prctiosa, pro maniipiis, pro 
pccuniis i|isas bomiiium animas caplas, ct iii di- 
bclioiiis lliesauro deposilas tenes. ll:ec sciiplores 
pl oratorcs; quibus hujusniodi les pulclire de- 
scribere ornamcnlo cst, cxponani; nosira aulcm 
senilis oratio tantiiin scse nioveal et excitet, ut 
pcdcK^ntiiM pcrseiiiialiir a tiia sapicntia iiiibis pro- 
(lositaiii qiia'stioneiii, neiiipe (|uid st:Uiierc el jiidi- 
care oporteal dc iis (pii pia^niature abripiuiiliir, in 
quibus nalivitas niurli |ir(ipi'iiioilum conjiingiliir. 
Uiias rcs eliain sapiens ille iiitcr cxternos I'lalo, 
('iiin niiilla cx pcrsona ejiis, qiii rcvixissct, ilcjii- 
lliciis qiix' illic apiid inlcKis cxirceaiUur, pbilosu- 



Ttojv Td; 4'UX^? XaSojv ex£'?> '^V OrjaaupiT) t^; dYdTtr;; 
evoTtoOc^ievog. TauTo XovoYpdyOi xo\ ao(f taxa^ Sie^i- 
Tojaov, oT? xda)jtoi; xaXtJj; Ti TotaiJTa Ypd^eiv 4 6k 
yrjpeto? f)(X(i)v XdYoj, TOffoijTOV JouTbv uTtoxtveJTOj, 
oaov pdoTjv erteEeXOetv Ttjj TtpoteOivTi ^[JtTv Ttapi tt,? 
arj; ao^fa; T:po6Xf)[j.aTt, t£ ■/^(^r^yi.way.ziM ■izipizwv 
■Rph oipa; dvapi:aJo(ji6;(ov, e'^' uiv (jttxpo'j ^eiv f) y^- 
veaij T(o OavdT(jj auvditteTai • xa\ 6 aotfif ev toi; 
t'$oj nXdTojv TtoXXd; ex Ttpoa^jiiTtou dva^eStojxdto; 
Tcep'i T(jjv exelOev 6txaair,p(ojv ^iXoao-yTjaaf, dtff|Xev 
d^TtdjiiirjTia, oj; xpe(TTova fivTO 6T)Xa6T), r) oJaTe utc^ 
XoYiaijtiv dvOp(j)7:tvov iXOelv. Ei (lev ouv ti toioijtov 
EV TOt; J5r,Taa(j.evot; ^aTlv,(Ij; Xueiv Ti; Toij npoGXfj- 
[i.a.-:o<; d[jt'^t6oX(ac, oeEr, 6TiXaor) t?jv e'Jp£0£vTa Xoyov* 
e[ 6e (j.T), auYYvt'(aT) TtdvTOj; Tip Y^IP?' [J^dvrjv if)v TtpoOu- 
(jLtav f;[j.tLv ei; -.h Ttapa-xeiv Ti aot Tt'jv x:x5;pia((cva)v 



ig;; de i.NFANTinus yui pr/KMmiuk ARuiniiisTin. n;8 

(imBc^aiJievrj^. Ka\ Y^P ''jv Eip5r]v ixctvov T^v Tc5(jav jY liliico iikht (li.ssoniissol, ri'lii|iiil liii'\i)li(ialas, iit 



xi\v i<p" i\UM [jitxpou 6£iv ev axpatiivtSov TO>ir,(jii(j.evov, 
Y.a\ Tiajav 5auT(T) aufxivouvxa xriv olxou|jiivf|V, oie 
xari T(ov 'KX),t;v(jv JjTpaieuac, [ieO' f,5ovf,.; oi^ajOaf 
(fTj3tv 6 X(jYo; 7:ivr,t(5^ Tivor Scopov. "Vodjp oi to ^iviov 

TIV, xa\ ToiJTO OUX EV XEpijJK;) (fJpOlXiVOV, ci)X iv T(") 

xo£X([) TT]; Tuiv xsipiov T:aXdjjnis 'ncpt£X'5iJi-wv. Outw^ 
ojv xal au xaTa ttiv ■npoaoucrav aot jj.3YaXo9utav 
piijjifjair) ■JtdvTW? txsivov, (j) 6(opov cy^^STO •f) •;:poa;p£- 
atj, Efep VjfjLOiv Ppa^u T£ xa\ u5aT(Tjoe? £up£0£t'Ti T?i 
oiopov. "iijitsp lii\ TtJJv oupavttov OaujjtdTtov ipa piev 
ETtiat]? Ti cfoiv(5[i£va xdXXT], xdv TOiratSsuiJiivo?, xdv 
iottuTr,^ ''^'JXTl ■'•'» •^^ ^ ■'^p^» t!/V oupavlv dva6Xi7tti)V 
otavotiTat 6i Ti T:£pl auT(Tiv ou^ 6[Jto((oi , oTt ar.h 
(ftXoao^ta; 6pjjttj(jL£vo; , xdl 6 [jtdvaij Tat.; alaOfiasat 



(|ii,v inajores vitlclicel essciil, i|iiaiii (|iix siib ra- 
tiocinalioiioiii ct conjccliirani liiiniaiiaiii tailcrc 
jiosscnl. Si igiliir alitjnitl (|iii(lciii lale cst in iis 
(liKc perpciKliiiins ati|m' scrutali siiinns, iiiiod sol- 
val propobitic qiia;stioiiis ainliiynitatcs, ainplcctc- 
ris 01 approbabis, iiiiniriiiii iiiYOiilaiii ralionciii : 
sin nniiiis, sonoclnli ])iiirsiis iynoscos, si)lanu|iie 
aniini nostri propcnsionoin, <|iia tilii gralnin laccie 
(■npiiiius, a|)prol)abis. Klcniin Xorxoni illiini, qul 
univcrsain propeiiiodnn) qiia> siib sole cst tcrrani 
una castra fecil, ct oiiinciii lerrarum orboin sc- 
ciim iiiovit, cuin advcrsns Cia'cos oxpcilitioiipin 
(ccit, loiiol faiiia paiiporis oiijusilani niiiiiiis oiini 



vnluptale acccpissi'. Id aiiloin ilonuin aqna eral, 
t6 cfatv6[jt£vov ^TTtTpiTttov. OuTO^ (Jtiv ykp i) Tai^ B eaqiic iioii iii (ictili vaso rorebatur, sod iii cava 
dxTtJtv f,6£Tai Tou ifjXtou, fj Tb xdXXoj tiov ctaTpiov nianuuin palina continebalnr : sic ergo lii quoquc 
Oau[jtaTo; d|iov xptvjt, i^ t>jv dpt0[jt6v toO acXTjvtalou pro ca, ijna pr;uilitiis cs aiiiini inagniliiilino, pror- 
6p6ii.ou £Ti\ Tou JJtT]v6; 7:ap£Tf;prja£v. sns iiliiin iiiiitaboris, cui iiro iiiiinoro voliiiilas riiit, 

si nostrum donum ct exiguuin ct aqnonni riicrit invcnium. Qiicniadinodiim in coeleslibus miraculis Y- 
apparonlcs |iuloliriliidincs cx .Tqiio qiiidoni videl, sivc eriiditns, sive riidis ot idiota fnoril , is qui in 
ctoliiin siispicit : scd alilor de illis cogilalis, qni a pliilosopbia ad coiiloniplatinncin cainin vciiit, ali- 
lor iloiii is (pii solis sonsibiis id qiiod apparct poiinillil. Ilic cnim vel ra diis solis delcclaUir, vcl 
pnkbritudincin sidoniin iniracnlo di;;iuiiii jiidicat, vcl nnnicriim lunaris cursus iii inonse obscrval. 

'0 5k StopaTixbs TTjv 4'"X'",^' ^^^ ^'■^ -nai^c^jastos Al is qiii animo perspicax et per eruditioncni ail 

itp6; TTjv xaTavoTjatv Ttov cJpavttov x£xaOapij.£vo,;, contcniplalionem ctvlestiiiin purgaliis ot exciilliis 
xo(TaXf:rtov Ta'jTa 6t' wv s^Jcfpatv^Tat Ttov dXo-,'toT£ptov esl, oniissis bis quibns ratione iniiins uleiitium 
fj a'.aOr,at;, 7cp!»i ttjv toG «avTi,; dp[Jioviav pX^7:£t, seiisus delcctatur, reruin niiiversariiin baritioiiiam, 
xa\ txTTJs ^^''"''■'■'ou xtv:^j£0); ttjv kx TtLv evavTitov lioc cst congenlientem et quasi couoinentcin con- 

"" '■ spiratienein, copulalionem alqiie coagniontationcm 



^■Jap[jtoiTt'av £7ttaxo7t£t, Ttio; tt) OTtXavet Tt£pttfopa oi 
Vixh; x'JxXot 7tp6; t6 £[jt7taXtv dv^XtaaovTat • 7ttT)^ Td 
iv a'JTOt^ O£top0'j[j£va Ttiiv diTptov 7toXu£ioto; a)(r,[jta- 
Ti^£Tat £v 7tpoa£YY'iJ[J'oif T£ yoiX dTtoatdaEat, xa't uTto- 
6potiaI; T£ xa't £xX£i'|eat, xa't tai; E7tl t4 'rtXi.yi.a r.a- 
pa5po[jtat^ , TiiV d6tdX£ntTov Jx£tvT]v 4p[jtovtav «eI 
xaTi td a'JTd xa\ tl^aa^JTto; £E£pyai^<[jt£va, oT? o^joi: 
TO'j ppaxutdtou Ttov daTptov f] Oiat; dOctupr.To; 7t£pt- 
opatat, dxXi ■rtdvTa tfjV ririv TtapoX^i tfpovTtSa toT? 
6'.i Tr,? ao-^ia^ £7t\ td dvio t6v vo'jv [jt£TO(x!aaat. Tiv 
a'jt6v Tp6;tov xal au, il) tt[.'.ia [iot xecfaXr], ti^v ev 
toil,; 0'jat toij 0£o'j otxO'jo[jt(av pXiittov, dcf£\? £X£tva 
7t£p\ 3. T(I)v T.oX/.w-i aTfji'i.rj:; EaTiv -r] 5tdvota (TtXoiJTov 
Xevto xa\ Tucfov, Y.a\ 6(5|t]; JittOu^jtiav xEvf,,;, dTtep dv- 



iiitiielur, ct e\ circnlari alqiie in orbein roiloniile 
iiioiii eain qiiae ex contraiiis lil, apiiliuliiiom cl 
congruentiani conlcinplatnr : qiio pacto orbos inte- 
rioies revolntione nioiiu|nc contiario, atiiiic incr- 
rantium (ffiloqnc inbccrentium cl iiirixariim slel- 
laruiii ambiliis rolnniliis, rolro veisontiir aliiiic 
reranliir ; quoinodo sidcia qu:c in iis consiiiciiiii- 
tiir, mnllirormiler figiirenlur, lum in a|)|)r()piiiqiia- 
lionibiis, accessibus, congrossibiisve, tiiiii rocossi- 
biis, digrcssilins, dislanliis, clongationiliiisvo, liim 
subjectionibiis alqne dcfectibiis, et obliqnis Irans- 
ciirsibus indeficienten), iiidesineiitoin, slabilein, 
perpctuaraque illam concordaHtiain ot baniioiiiam 



Ttxpu; dxTtvtov 5ixr,v TteptaaTpdTtTovTa tou; dXoyoj- p. semper .■Equalitcr ct eodoni inodo cnioioiilia, a (j.iii- 

t^pou; £X7tXf,rt£tv EttoOev), o'J5^ t4 5oxo'jvta [JixpiJtEpa 

ttov ev to?? ouat 0:(opou[j.EV(ov dvj^ttaata xaTaXef- 

itetc, dv£pEU'/(i)v t£ xa'i oiaaxoTtoujjtevo? tt^v dvto(JtaXt'av 

tf,? dvOpioTtEvT]? ftofj? • ou [jtivov tfjV xaTd TtXoutov 

xal Tteviav 0£tocou[jivT]v, i^ Tdi; xaTd Td djttj^^jtata xa't 

td yevT] 6ta9 opi; ( otoa; ■]'ip dvt' ouSevb; etvai tauta 

ois ti elvat o'J xaO' uTtoataatv otxsiav Eattv, dXX' ev 

tTJ (iataia uTtoX^ij/£t ttov to?; jjtT] cjatv to» ucfeaTtLai 

7:poax£xr,v(jTtov • ei ©■jv t:,; dcfeXotTO Toij Xa[J.7tpuvo- 

[jtivou TJi oiSr) Tiov ei; o'JTi ^XeTtcjvTwv ti]v [j.'JT]atv, 

ouokv uTtoXetcfOfjaEtat ttj) [jt£YaXo'^povo'jvtt £7t\ tqj 5ia- 

xivto cfua^ri^jaTt, xdv Ttaaa ■/p-ri\i.a-My i\ OXtj itap' 

a JTtf) xaToptopuY[ji£VT) Tuxtl )■> dXXd aot 6ti cf povTi6o? 

JjtI ifvto'jat td TS 5"AXa tf,f OEiaj o!xovo[J.!aj Tvohi '6 

Ti T(T)v -ctvo[jtivcjv l/.ajtov §Xi7t£t, xa\ tivo; x^P'-'' 'V 



bus nc inininii qiiidcm sideris silus quoni iion coii- 
teinpletur prjetermitliuir, sod omnia paroiii oii- 
ram prxbent iis qui per sapiontiam ad supora 
menteni traduxerunt : eodem inodo tu quo(|iie, 
charnm inilii capnt,cnm ailininislraiioiiem Ooi iii 
rebus universis cousidoras oniissis illis oina t\\\:t! 
viilgi raens occupaia esl (de divitiis loquor, el deli-« 
ciis, el vana; gloriae cupidilate, qiuc res planc ra- 
dioruin ia niodnra qnasi fulgurc pr;eslriiigeiitcs C09 
qiii ralione iiiinus ntuHtnr.obslnpcfacore, alquo pcr- 
culsos, attonitos ct constciiialos redilorc soloiil), 
ncc ea quidem, qu.x miniina vidcntur, cx iis qu;c 
in rebns universis considerantur, inexcussa lelin- 
(luis, considerans, dispicicns ot scriitans in.Tqiuili- 
taloin luiinaiise vit;v : non oain diiiit:ixal, quic cirea 



t57 S. GREr.Oilll NYSSLNt U;8 

ilMlias ci paupeilalcm consiilcratur, vcl i.lignila- A i<-^^ '^'^i VnP='* (^a>«p?»v napatstvsTai tj Jwt], 6 Sk xo- 

Uini cl i^eiicriuii (liflcrcnUas (nosli cnim lia^c pro ooutov [jiETixei toO ^f^v, ojov 6i' ovaTivoTi? xbv 4ipa 

nilulo csso, (jniLuis csscnlia non osl socuiKhini pro- aT.isa'., xa\ euOu; xaTaXri^at t'jv §!ov. Et ^3.0 nuSkv 

luiani subsislcnliani, scd in vana ojnnionc cprmn ctOsel itiv l\i y.i7}j.ix) kszX, Trdvxa os Tti; Osiai; t^TyK-af. 

(pii rcbus nonentilius, quasisubsistenlibusinliiant: gouXfiScwc, cotpbv 6i xaV 7:povoT)Ttxbv th eEtov, Ttav- 

nain si (iiiis ailimat ci qui gloriffi spknilorc indaius tio; Tt; ^TiECTt xa\ TouTot? J,6i-o?, tt^; ootftai a[i.ct 

csl, opinioncm ct cxislimalioncm eorum qui bas tou ©-ou xa't Tr,? TrpovoTiTtxTi; eirtfiEXsEa? Ti yvoi- 

rcs inlueri solenl, nibil rcliuquetur ci (|ui niagnos pf(j[jiaTa ^Efwv.Tb yc^P EixTjTsxaV 0)0^10; Ytvi5[jEvov, 

sibi ob res vanas spiritus sumit, ci iiicpie inllatus ojx av Ipyov stTi Osou. ©eou yip lotov, xaOd)? ^r.aiv 

tist, cliamsi vel univcrsa pecuniarum malena <j rpacpT), t6 TcavTa £v aocpEa TOtstv. T£ oJv tJ) ffo^iv 

pcnos eiim dcfossa sil). Scd tibi cuik cst cv exsivw ; nap?,XOe 6ta yi^jvr^GMi stj tov ptov 6 

scire, cum rcliqua divinae adminislrationis, quo SvOpto-KO?, larase t6v aipT., d-6 oi;j.toYr,; 'ch Cf|V 

qnidque spcctct corum quoe fiunt, tum qua de causa fip?aT0, eXetToupYrjas tfi (puaet ib 6dxpuov, dTir^p^aTO 

alii (iiiidcm iii longam senct tulem vila prorogctur, TtJ) ^lto Ttov 6pT;vtuv, Tupiv tivo? [xeTacJxetv Ttuv xaTJi 

alius vcro liaLlcnus vila; parliceps sil, quatcnus tov ^tov fjSitov, ■Kp\y TovoiOTjvat ttjv otsGriatv, sTt 

pcr rcs|iiralioiicm aercm baurial , cl prolinus vi- XeXu^iivo; Tat? twv [jieXcjv ip[j.ovfat;, d-aX(3^ te xat 

lam finiai. Nam si nihil corum qnx in nuimlo sunt, 5tc(X£x<jpisvo;, xa\ dSidpOptoTo;, y.r\ ih oXov siTTsrv, 

non a Deo est, sed omnia a divina voluiiialc pcn- r.pVj YsviiOai ovOptoiros (strap dvOp(o7iou tSiov ^ 

dcni, ac sapicntia providendique virlutc praHliuim XoYtxi] X^P'-' eiTtv 6 ok o57;to ev eau-to t?)V X(5yov 

numcn divinuin cst, prorsus cliam bis aliqua ralio e/topr^aE';), outo; 6 [xrjSev tiXsov e/tov, tou ev TJi [xtj- 

subcst, qu;e sapiciiti:e Dei simul ct cjus curx, qna Tptoa vr,Sut auvExo[jiivou, uXrjv xh ev dipi YeveaOa:, 



prospicilur ac providetur rebus universis , insignia 
ferai. Quod cnim lcmere ac sine ratione fit, opus 
Ooi iMin fucril. Dci namque proprium est, quemail- 
modum iiKiiiit Scripuira, omiiia cum sapicniia 
facere. Qiiod igilur sapienlcr facium in iIio?Pro- 
diit bomo pcr nativilatem in vitam ; bausit aereni, 
a gcmitu vitam incboavit, lacrymas natura! niuneris 



ev TouTO) Tr,? TjXixto; tov, 6td GavoTou XueTat, i] ex- 
teOeIc, ?, xaTa:rv!Ysi:, ij xoTa ib aiJi6[miO'j 5t" dp- 
(5oj(3Tta^ Tou siiv TauadfJiEvo?, t! xP'! "^P'^ auToiJ 
svvoetv ; litiJs Ttspl twv outo) TeT5XeuTT,x(iTU)v exetv; 
'O-leTai apa xdvtEtvTi fj (J/uxi^ Tbv xpiTT^v, TtapoaTfiae- 
Tat [JiETd Ttov dXXtov t(j!) pf,[jiOTt, ucpi^-' twv pE6toj- 
(j.ivtov TT]V xpicrtv, Xf,'}eTat ttjv xaT' d|tav dvTiSoatv, 



vice impcndit, primitias vilK solvit et libamina i^ itup'! xaGatpou^xivT) xoTd Td; tou EuaYY'''^»'-' 9"'' 
fccitdc lletii,priusquam alicujusrei in vita juc«nd;c C vd?, f^ ir^ Spoio; t?,; euXoYta? £vaT:oJ/uxouaa ; 
particcps fuissct, priusquam sensibus vegelalus ct fumatus esset : cliam nunc membrorum compage 
atqiie coagmentalione solulus, tencr ac diCfusus, inaniculalus, arlubus nondiim compositis atiiue 
formatis, ctut summatim dicain,prius(iiiam homo factuscsscl, siquidcin bominis piopiium doiium r;ilioiiis 
cst;at liic rationis nondum capax erai, hic qili nibilo plus babcbat qiiam is qui nlatcrno utero con- 
tinelur, prseterquam quod in aere fuit, in ea a;tat(i cuiii sit pcr inortein solvitur, vcl expositus, vel 
siilTocatus, vel spontc per infirmitatcm vivcrc dcsiiicns, quid de eo cogitare oportct? Quomodo iicm 
de iisqiii bunc exitiim viUB babucrunt sentire? Aii illa quoquc anima judicem vidcbil, tribuuali cuni 
aliis sistetur, subibit act;c vita; judicium, accipict pro iiieriio rciribuiioiiem et comj^insationcm, vcl igiii 
purgata, juxia Flvangelii vcrba, vcl in rore bencdiclionisrcfrigcraia alque relocillata ? 

EXPLICATIO. 'ErzEvOsr SFi.loy Tparu»;, vri xaOiifcrior .trp 

liiiic platie )nn!ii[cslum estquodpnrgatoTium ignem 6 Ilaziip, za^ fsza xi\r Te.lsvTi\r exuazov Tdr 
Puter liic tormenla cruciatusfjue dicil, quibus post r)(iapTr\>cdTOir, xai /«?) fieTarcr\cdrTt>}r d^lio^ :ip6 
mortem quisque eorum qui peccaverunt et antc mor- rs.l£iirT)c, ir cpXoxl fiacrdrovQ <pi\crl • xarit ti]r ir 
lem, non ul diynnm et par erat, pirnitenliam eije- tii) EuayysMco !r,afa6o.li\r,:^spl Te tov n.ZovcTioii, 
runt in flumma affuiunlur, ju.xta parabolam Evamjc- xul rou XaZdpov. Ai\.Xor fiip oTt TuvTa wds f.diivi\- 
ticam dc divile et Laznro *. Persiiicuum cst enim \) zaiTqc; ^afaSo.lqi^ riii ei.^eTr,i'\ :rvfl xaOaipojih''n 
quod liujus liic parabola; meminit dum dicit, vcl igue {toi'zo diii rdr ^tJloicrwr), -i) rj} dpdccp rijc svlo- 
'purqata{liocproptcrdivilcm),vclinrorcbencdiclionis ■^■/ac evaxo^i^-vyovffa (tovto Siit zbr KdKapor). 
refriyciala, {boc propler Laxiirum).Al illa jusii judicii '11 Si dnoyaaiQ xov Sixaiov xpizov, 1 'A:isAevacv- 
scnientia, t Abibunl lii (juidem ad wternum suppli- tcu ovzoi jisr eii; aloiricr xdAaeir, ol Si Slxuioi 
cium, justi vcro ad vilain iTternam : -> nondum ante eic C-oi\r ulihncv t ovxco 7lf>h zT\q xplcetiQ xoifHV 
judicium locum liabet in /in. ' Sxsi er Tovzoiq. 

Sed liaud scio qiiomodo hsec de bujiisnuidi ani- 'AXX' oCix oiSo ttwi; xP'! TouTa Trepl t?,{ TotauTTi? 



iiia cogilare oport^sit. Nomen cniin rctriliulionis ct 
rcmuncrationis aliquid oporterc prorsus antc pr.x'- 
biluiii essesignificat;at ei qui oiiinino non vixit ina- 



ivvoTJaat (|u/r,c. Ti y^P '■^fi dvTiocJjEtoj 5vo[j.a, t'j 
XpTivat TfTrdvToj; upopapaaxeOTJvat aT)[xatvet, tou h\ 
(jL^f) [JEt;to)-/.(!To;c;Xto{, -fj uXt] to'j Ti Tcapaaxetv Trapa^fi- 



tcriaaliquid pr;ebendi prxrcula esl. Inquibus autcin (/r,Tat. 'Kf'u)v5^5iiai^ ouxcJTtv, ouS^ d'^T!Soai? xupioj^ 



' Luc xvi, 10 siiq. ' Mallli xxv, 10. 



m Di; INFANTIUUS QlJl 1'R/EMaTURE ABIlIPIUMLll. 170 

CvojiaiOfiJj-cjii. WT;o05i];oe-:r,ja>nc5'Jcr;u);, olJrEiTa- A «lalio non cst, iicc compciisalio (]iiiilcin ct rcliibil- 



yip 'jvoj^a Tojto, Ttjjv xaO' ^xaTspov voo'jp.cvojv ttjv 
aiAoiCfjV eTraYvAA£-ai • •:% ok (i-fjis £v OYaOoj (Jiir,-:j iv 
xaxc;) eupiiJxijjLEvov, iv oiosvl navxoji eitJv • aiJ.esos 
•(•ap f) rTi.j xoiot.i~r\; dv-iOiaetoj evavrii-ir,.;, •?) xoD a"ca- 
OoO xa\ ■cou xaxoO, \lytij, iLv ouOexepov ej^cai , tw [Jirj 
Ca^iepou xaTapJavri.Tftouvev jjir,3£v\ &v ouosvelvat ti; 
E'.'7Toi oAojj. EJ Si Ti? T?) Toto'JTOv xa'i elvai Xiyoi, xa\ 
iv dyaOoc.; elvat, StSovToc, o'ux linTootoivTO? tou 0eou 
Ta di-aOa Tot; TOio'JTOt,-, itoiav '/.ijz'. Tf,g aTOx/.Tipw- 
oju)^ Ta'JTr,? aixiav ; Uou zl otxaiov auvaraoet^et 
T(ij \6yM ; Tlu); 51 laii EuaYYe^txats tfojvat? nufjitpoj- 
vov Sst^ei t6 vir,j;ia; 'Exet luvaXXayjJiaTtxriv TivaTT,.; 
paatAei7.;T7)v ejjt-optav Tot; a5toujj.ivot;7cpOJYtve(iOat 



lio pnipilc iioiiiiiialiiiiir. IJIii aii(t'ni rcullnuio iitni 
est, nctiiu^ boniiiii iii,'inic iiialiiiii, qiioil vc.l spcre- 
lur, vcl mclualiii', pruposilum csl. lil ciiiiii iiuiiui) 
coruin, quK iii allcruliam parlcin iiitciliguiilur, com- 
pciisatioiicm cl rctriliulioncin promillit ; qncl su- 
lcmiiC(|iic iu Ijoiio iic(|uc iii 111.1I0 iiivcnilur, iii nulla 
rc prorsus est : siiie mctlio csl ciiiiiKjjiisiiiodi oppn- 
sitioiiis contrarictas, lioni el mali iii<iuaiii, quoriim 
ncutriini contiii(;ct ci qui noii altcriiis cxcmpiiiin 
ct spccimcn prxlnicrit. Qiiotl i^ilur in iiiilla re csl, 
ne cssc quiJcm prnrsns aliiiiiis ilixc ril. yiioJ b.i quis 
laic et esse el iii bonis esse tlical, Dco bona lali- 
bus tlaiile, non rcdilcnic, quam liujus atiiibutiouis 
caus;im afleret ? ubi justitiani in liac atlributioni; 



'E-etSf yap t6 xa't t6, fi]'!':, r.z~rAT,y.a-z, t7)v ^ siiiiul iiicssc oralinno tlciiionslrabit? Qiioiiioilo au- 



paatXetav dvT'.Xa6etv es-cs otxatoi. 'EvTa^Jfia 6e .ar,6e- 
(j.ia;, .offjTe Tcpa^eoj?, p.f]Te 7cpoatpe3eto; uicouaT)^, Ttva 
xaipiv Sj(£t xal TouTot; ■Tcapi tou 0£O'j yiveaOat Xe- 
yetv t4 ej d[jiot6?,; IXTciJojjievov ; sl Si Tt? d6aiavt- 
CTto.; xiv TOfi^jTov 6i;eTat Xijyov, tb; 7:a'/Tiij; ev dYa- 
OcT; ejofjiivou to'j TcapeXOivTo; outdj; £7cl t'jV ptov, 
£'x Tojtou jj.axapt!:T&Tepov dvatjjavrjieTat Tr,s Cojf,; 
T^ (J.f, [X£T£;(etv Ctiiii?) eiuep txeiviu [i.kv dva[J.(pi6oXo? 
■fl Tiov dYaOtJiiv [jtsTouTta, xav papSaptuv tu/'!) •^fovitov, 
xa't [JT] v£voiJLt(jij.ivt;j xur,Of| yaptto • Tto 6k §e6t0JX(5Tt 
Tov )(0)p7)Tiv Tc xa't v6[j.t[j.ov Ti) 9ut;et ;(p6vov, icav- 
Ttof ii 7cXiov T) eXacTov 6 Tf,? xaxiaj [jioXua;j.i; tt) 
stofj xaTa[i.ii'vuTat • r), ei (liXXot TcavTeXio; Tf,c; 7^,-5';? 
Tb xaxiv xoivtovia; ixT^; elvat, TcoXXtJJv a'jTto 6£t[v 
l6ptbTtov 7cp6; a'jT4 touto xal tciivijiv. Ou yap dx,ar)T'i 
xaTopOouTat toT; [jteTtQ'j(Jtv dp£Tr)[v], ouok ia7cov6s saTt 
TOt; dvOptoTcot; ^ tiov •xaO'fjOovr)V dXXoTpitoat?, toite iv\ 
Ttov dvtaptov z^ d(jt'yOTiptov !Tuv£V£-/Of,vat oetv TcivTto; 
Tjv ,a£Taa/6vTa Tou )(povtojTipou ,8iou, r) vjv TtTj £7ct7c6v(|j 
Tr,; dp£Tf,; evaOXoiJvTa, f^ ■zixz 6td Trjv ev xaxia ^ojtcj 
Tji dvTtoojet Ttov dXyEtvtiJv 6ouvto[jt£vov • e7c't 5£ Ttov 
dtoptov ToioiJT6v eoTtv 0'j6iv • dXX' EuOito? V) dyaOr) 
X?)5t; Tou; £v dtopia p.£TaiTdv-a; ex5ix£Tat, etTcep 
d).r,0£U£t Ttjjv ouTto; 'J7C£tXr,'j6Ttov 6 X^-j-o;. 0'J'xo'jv £x 
To-j dxoXo'JOou xa\ tou X^-^ou ■jcpoTtji.oTipa 6£tx0f,a£- 
Tat •?) dXoT-ia, xa't i\ dpeTr) ou5£v6; d^ia Std TO'JTtov 
dva9avr;i£Tat. Ei •j'dp (ir,6e[j.ia i-iYOVS C^i.u-ta 7c,o6; 
Tf,v TtJJv di-aOtijv [j.£Touciav Tto (j.t) (i.£Tajx6vTt Tf,; 
cpeTf,;, [JtdTatov dv et'T) to ccepl TauTT)v Tcovetv xa't 
dv6vr,Tov, Tf,; dXo-^-ou xaTaaTaseto; ev Tfj tou G£0'j 
Xf/ijEt 7cpot£p£uo'J3r,;. 



^C 



lciii lianc opiiiioncm ciiin Evaiig: licis vocibus coii- 
cordaiitein osicntlct? Illic quidcin taniiuaiii ex ncgo- 
tio contraclo rcgnuni eos qiii digni liabcntur toii- 
seciitiiros essc dicit. Qiioniam eiiim boc ct lioc, in- 
qiiit, lccistis, au|iuini cst, ut regiiiim loro rciiiiiiie- 
rationis accipialis. liic voio cuin iiiilliim iicqiic f.i- 
ctuni iic([uc voluiitas subsit, qua raiioiie ct occa 
sione qiiis dicel cliani liis a Dco conlingcrc id qiiod 
ex rctributiLiiic cl coni|)ciisatioiic spciatnr? Oiio.l 
si quis siiie ulla cxcussione et cxaininalioiic liujns- 
iiiodi opinioiicm aiiiplcclctnr, quasi (irorsns iu bo- 
nis futurns sit is ([ui lioc inodo prodicril in vitain, 
ex bac opinionc incliorc coiidilione bcalioiquc cssi! 
videbitur qtii vitse particcps oiniiino noii cst, quam 
qui vivit, si quidcin illcproculdiibio bonorum [ar- 
liceps crit, ctiain si Darbaros parcntcs babeal el 
justis lcgitimisque nupiiis coiiceplus 11011 sit ; illiiis 
autem vitx', qui id quod natiira capil atqiie coii- 
siievit, vivciido tciiipus excgeiit, prorsus vel iiiajor 
vcl miiior coiiii|uiiiatio vitiositalis adiniscebitur; 
aut sipcnittis a conimunioneniali vacuns erit, luul- 
tis ei ad hoc ipsuiii sudoribus ct laboribus opii> 
eril. Non ciiiiii absiiiie ncgotio qiii virliiti stiidciil 
cam asseiiiiiiiilui ; iieque absquc laboie boiiiiiiibns 
conlingit, ul a iiialis vokipl.itibus alieni sinl, atico 
iil prorsus oportcat ctim qui diutius in vita fnlurns 
sit, altcro ex tluobus niolcslis iuipliratum coiilli- 
ciari, vcl nniic iii laboriosoexcrtilio virlulis dccri- 
lantcui, vel liiiic proincr vitaiii (icr nialitiaiii ct nc- 
quitiam Iransactani, in rctrihiitione tiistium ct 
D accrbarum rciuui crucialus et dolorcs lolcrantcni : 



iii priicmaturis aulem nibil est ejusmodi. Sed pvoliuuscos, qiii iiiiiuaiura a:late ex bac vita traiislaii sm 1, 
si inodo vera eoruni qiii ila suspicantur et credunt, opiiiio est, bona sors atqiie conditio excipii. 
Ergo cx consequculi rationis carentia eliam ipsa ratioiie esse priestantior el oplabilior oslendeiui- , 
et virius nulliiis prctii per hsec a|)parebit. Nani si nullum damnum ac delriincutum, quaiitum atl 
usum ct participatioiieni bonornm ailinel, accidit ci qui parliccps virtutis non fuil, vaiiuin et imitiie 
ejns sludium fticiit, ciiiii slatus el ordo rationis cxpcis (iriores parlcs iu jiidicio Dci obtincal. 

Ta'jTa a'j TcavTa xa't tA TOtauTa 5tavoou[jievo?, IIxc et ejusmodi omnia, ciiiii aniiiio agitares, 



e^eTdaai zhwr.zy, to'Jtou Xoyov 5i£xeXeuato, tb; av 
f,(jtTv 5ta Tf,s dxoX.oiJOou Cr[Tf,3£to; erci Ttvo; peSatou 
vo7)(i.aTo; i\ Tzzpi aiJTou i6puv0£i'r) oidvoia. '£v(ij 6k 
ic,':.6; t6 Su30£(opT)Tov tou rpoxeOivTo; •f)[j.tv axi[ji[Jia- 
To; pXsTctov, dp[it4Cetv jiiv oI,u.at xat tt^v tou 'Atco- 
Patuol. Git. XL' 1. 



borlatus csme, ut liujusrei rationein scriitarer, ui 
per coiiscquciitcin ct consentancam qiiie.^tionem a'j 
dispmalioncm nobis iii aliqua (irma oiiiuione dc iiac 
rc iiicus stalucrctiir. Egovero aiiiiuadvcrtcns quaiil.i 
diHicultas ;;c pcrplexilas insLt iii ca qme nobis ad 

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ill S. CRF.COIill NYSSI-.M {7'2 

consiilcraniliim cl eoiilempl.indiim proposit.i qiipc A ito>.o'j tfwvjjv tw -3.p6-K'. /..iyi.), l^v im tcjv iv:;)- 
slio csl, coiivciiiio qiiidem opinor oliani pncscnli txuov ix:ivo? TCETtoiTiTai ^iywv « "Q pdOo,- tiaoutou 
commcnl.itioiii apostolic.im voecm, qiia ille iisus xil aocia; xai yvwcjsu; ©soj ! 'fi; (ivc5:piuvr,Ta xic 
est in ardtiis et mentis cogilationi inacccssis ct in- v.rJ.ixa-3. aJTOu, xav dvsltxviaaxoi ai o3o't aJToiJ ! Tij 
compreliensiliilil)us qiiscslionilms. « allituilo, > x^P ^T^w voOv Kypiou ; » "I'',r:si5r] ok T:i),iv 6 'Atio- 
inquiens, i divitiarum ct sapientiae et cogniiionis cjtoXo? r5iov tou irvEuiJiaTtxou tprjori t6 dvaxptveiv zi. 
Dei ! Quam inscrulabilia judicia ejiis, cl invcstiga- ^avTa, xa\ diT^oSl-/^z-.ai. tou? r.ipi. t?,? Ostai; xdptTo; 
biles vi.Ti cjiis ! Qiiis eiiim cognovit nienlcin Do- ^XouTitiOivTa; sv -avTt Wyw xa\ naiT] yvtoKf xa- 



mini '? i Sed (iiioniaiii nirsus Apostolus ail ', pro- 
prium spiritualis cssc omnia scrutari, indagare, 
exquirere el examiiiare, ;itque coiiiniendateos qiii a 
ilivina gratia in oiiini ratioiie omnitiiie cogiiiiione 
diiati siinl, rccte ine fa( tiiriim esse ccnsco, si. 



AtTi; ?)(£tv tfT][jt>. ftT] xaToXtyiDp^aat tt]; 5uvaTri; k^- 
£Tda£w;, [XT]Sk TTcpitSxTv Tb fr]Tou|jtEvov ev TOUTOt? 
dvipjuvriT^i^ T- y.A dflswpT^TOV , tbs av pir] xctO' 
6[jtotOTr)Ta tt,? tou 7:po6),r;;jtaTo; u-oOiaiiiDC, xa't 6 
■K;p't auTou Xoyo; dTiXi]; dcfavtaOstr], r) xa't dtopof. 



quoad cjus (ieri polcril, iiiqiiisilionem el invesli- xaOd-sp Tt vTjTrtov twv dpTtTixtiJv ^p'tv ei; tftoj 

gaiionem non negligam, neque quod in his qiifc- TtpocXOstv xai dSpuvOrivat, oTiiv Ttvt OavdTi;) tt] (5a- 
ritur, ila dcspiciam alqiie coiitemnam, ut id aLisque ^ 6u|jtfa tiov Trpb; ttjv CT)Tr]aiv t^? dXTjOEta? dTovouv- 

scrulalionc atque coiilemplalioiic piitlermillaiii; "wv otaoOEtpoixsvo;. *T][Jtl Tofvuv xaXw; kysiv [j.r] 

ne ad simililudincm argumenti proposita! quajstio- ;5r]Toptxwc ■zz xa't dYtovtaTtxto,; euOuc xaTd aTOfia 

nis, oratio quoque de ea re imperfecla evancscal, 7cp>>c dvTtOiasn; au^jtTrXexEcOat , dXXd Tiva Td^tv 

vel eliam ante tempiis veluti infans aliquis inodo ETiiOivTa? tw Xdyt;), 8t' dxoXouOou Trpodystv Tr]v Tiepi 

natiis, piiusqiiam in luccm prodeai ct augcsca!, '^'^^ TTpoSXTjijiaTo; Ostoptav. Tt; ouv •?] Tdfic ; To 

taiiqiKim niorli; qiiadam, in qujcslione vcritatis Tvtivat TipcoTov oOsv •?] dvOptoTrtvr] tfujtc, xal otou 



dbficientium ignavia atque socordia iiitereat at- 
que corrumpatur. Haud igitur incommodum exisli- 
mo, non slatim a foiite et inilio niore oratorum 
in judiciis decerlantiiim cuin opiiosilionibiis iir.pli- 
!'ari alque confligere,sed qiiddain orationi imposiio 



■/dptv TJXOsv Etj yi^taiM. Et ydp toutuv jjtT] 5to;jtdp- 
Totu.Ev, ou5k TTic TTpoxci^jtEVT]; :?i(jtTv Ojtopioc ^j[jtap- 
TTjXii-s; £ai[jt:Oa. Ti ptkv ojv ^x 0jou Trav o Tt izip 
ecjTt [^st' auTiv £v toT; ojatv ev if^ tpijast voou;;;sv!5v 
TE xal 6pto[j.ivov Ti etvat ^xstv, TOptTTbv Sv Etri 



ordine, per consequcntiam proposike qux'Slionis ''^TV xaTaaxsuiCeaOat, o'J5£v>>i;, oi;jiat, Ttov 4:i:coaouv 
producere commcntationem. Quisnani igitur est ille £T:£axE(jt(jiEvtov tt]v t<Tjv ovtcov dXrjOetav itpfcs ti]v 
ordo ? Nosse priinum unde natura liiimaiKi, et cujus p to'»^'^^,"' u-dXr/ltv £vta-a[j:ivou. 'OaoXoyEtTat ydp 
rei gratia procrcata sil. Si ciiiin Ikcc nos non fu- 
gerint, nec a proposila qiiidem nobis commenlalione 
aberraverimus. Jani vero supervacuuni fiierit ora 
lione probaro, quod quid(|uid SBcundiiiii Deiiin in 
rerum nalura, tiiin mciile percipitiir, liin; videtur 



cx ipso Deo esscnliam habeal : ciim nemo, opinor, 



Tiapd TrdvTtov, [jtta; atTEa.; E^rjtfOat t6 Tidv, xa't ou- 
OiV Tojv ovTdjv auTou e| lauToG zh elvat e;(£tv, ouok 
Ja'jTO'j eivat dpxr]v xa'i aiTtav, dXXd (Jttav [jt^v tfjaiv 
elvat dxTtJTOv xal dt5tov, de\ xaTd tA auTd xal 
to-a'JTto; exoucav, icavTb; 5taaTr][jtaTtxou vorj^jtato; 
u-£px£t;j.£vr]v, dvaujri Ttva xa\ d(Jt£iojTOV, xa't -av- 
eorum qui iitcunque rerum veritatem conlemplati tk opou Errixetva Ostopou^jtEvrjv ^; ^pyov, xa\ -/p<5- 
fueriiit, liiijiisraodi opiiiionem oppugnaliirus sit. '■'^;, '^ai xd^rfo;, xa't Td ^tiI TouTotj TrdvTa, xa\ £t' ti 
Constat enim inter omnes ex una causa pcndere T.pb TO'JTti)v xaTaXa(ji6dv£t •?] gvvota vor]Tdv t£ xa''. 
res universas, nullamqiie rem ipsam ex seseessen- uz£pxda;jtov. "Ev 5^ Ttov yeyovoTtov xa\ Tr]v dvOpto- 
tiain lialicre, ncqiie sui ipsiiis principium ct caii- ittvTjV tp'jatv etvat ^a^jtEV, Xdytj) Ttvl tt]; OEOTivEtJaTou 
samesse, sed unain quidem csse natiiram noii otoaaxaXJa? dStiytJ) Ttp!)j touto (juyxpio[jtevot • S; ^r^at 
creatam et senipiternam, qii;c seiiiper siniiliter TrdvTtov ■n:ap4 tou 0£ou TrapaxO^vTtov et; ysveatv, xal 
et eodcni modo sese liabeal, omni intcrvallari in- tSv dvOptoTtov tizX ttj; yri; dvaoetxOrivat, e? izzpo- 
tellcctu superior, incrcmciiti diminiilionisque e\- p ysvtov auyxexpa;j.ivov ti]v tptjatv, tt;; Oefa; te xaV 
pers, qu;e ullra omneni lerminum cssc conspiciatiir vo£p5; ouaia;, T.ph; tt]v Jxaarou TtTjv otoixs;ojv a^^Tto 
cl intelligatur : cujus opus sit cl tempus ct lociis auvspavtaOsTaav [j.oTpav xa-.aiux^^dir,; ■ yEviaOat Se 
et his consequcntin oninia, ae si quid ante li;cc co- toOtov ■Jtapd To-j TtcTOfqxdTo; , ecp' tiiTS £r';at tt,? 
gitatio comprchcmlit, tum sola meiile comprchcn- Osia,; t£ xa\ u7t:pxst[ji'jT); 6uvd[jieoj; e[jn},uxdv Tt 
sibile, tiim siipraniiiiidaniim. Umiiii autcin e\ iis (J(iotaj,ua. UsXTtov 5' dv d-q xaV a'JTf,v ttapaOeaeat 
qu.-c facta sunt, natiiram quoque humanam esse ttjv Xs=tv Exouaav outu; • c Kal J^jtoirjae, . tfTjaVj, 
dicimus, orationc quadam divinae doclrinse diice « 6 &ihg t'jv dvOptoTOv • xaT' Eixdva 0eo'3 iitotriosv 



;id hoc utentes : qii.c ail, omnibus a Dco ad gencra- 
tionem productis, iiomiiiem qiioque supcr tcrram 
creatum essc, cujiis naiiira cx divcrsi gencris rebus 
contemperata sil, divina intcllcclualiqiie nalura ad 
?am quse cc.jusque elemenii ci contrihula csl, por- 



a'iTdv. « Tr]v 6i aiTtav tti; to'j ftoou to'jtou xata- 
axeuric, ttov 7tp6 T][jiwv Ttvs; Ta'JTr]v d-oos6o'jxac;v. 
6t( 6txTi 6tr]pr,[jtevri.; '^Ai y.Tiaeoj? Ttdar,;, xaOtio; 
cfr]aiv 6 'AitdaToXo;, ei; -zh ipaTOv ts xat ddpatov • 
aT]nat';sTat Std [j.^j z^j^j dopdtou.TO vor]T6v xa'i datjj^a- 



Rom, 



XI ,53. '1 Cor. II, 10. 



,-3 I>r. iNFAMinUS QLl PU.EMATUni' ADmPlUNTLR. r.i 

•covoii S; -o'j 6paro-3,-:6a!70r,TOv ■:■ y.ai t(.);jixxiI)S:,-. A lidiifin adiiii^ki ; limic, iiiiloin idiiiio fa.tmii osse 
:i Crtwl.nv, iil ess.'l diviiui; al.iiic super.e virlulis :\Mi.iii>liiiii .imi.lclan. siiiiul:i.:rum. r,.i:.:ni<..lins aulci:i 
luorit cli:...! ii.sam iii mc.lium anenediclioiiem, qme lalis esl : « El lecil, . inquit, i Deus liomiiiem, se- 
cumluiu im:ii;iucui Dci kcit cum ". . Porro causam crealionis liuj.is animalis, qui.lam eorum qui anlc 
iios fuornul, liauc rcd.li.lcriiiil, qiio.l cum l.ifariam divisa sil omnis creatura, quemaduiodum iuquit 
Aposlolus, iii visibilcscilicctct iuvisil.ile : periuvisiliilo qiiidoui, id (lu.id mciitc pcr.ipi poiosl, vl 
incorporcum ; por visibile autem sensibile et corporeum sii^iiilicaiur. 
Eij 5uo xoivuv xauia 5;T]pr,iJiEVU)v Tiavxiov xiijv 6'. 



Ttov, Ei; x£ zh ctisOrixV/, ).i-(ii>, v.aX d:; zh xax' Ivvotav 
0;a),!/oO[ji£vov xal x?,; [jisv i.'(^VMTfi xi x.al (5tJto;ji.a- 
xou (puaso)?, fjxij xdiv liopdxtjjv, ev xot; uTCpy.OT;;.ioi; 
X£ y.a.\ uTTspouisavioi? 5tai.xii);ji^vTi;, 5ti x6 xaxaAXriXov 
divoi xji tfu3£L x6 Ev5iaixri;jta (i'i x£ •/■ip voipa tpujt.; 
),x7:xTi xi; xal xaOapi xal aSapr); xal Eux!vr]xo;, n 
x6 x£ ouf avtov atij,aa ),j7ix(jv xs xa^ xoij^ov xal dji,- 
xtvr,xov) • xrj? 5^ fri?, 6 6T]XtI)V ai(i6T]XtJ)V eaxiv ^5"/^.- 
xov, oixsito; x£ xa\ xaxaX),f,),tjj,; 7:pJi? xt]v xti)v vorjxtov 
6v auxT] otaYtoYT]V oux Eyoujr,?- (xt; -^ap &v i-ivotxo 
•coO iiv(o'.f£pouj x^ xa\ xou^ou 7:p6; xb papu xs xa\ 
i,u:6ptOi; xotviovta;) to; av jxt] X£/,£ito; a,uiotpi; xs 
y.tX (i7X'JxXT]po? ^i yri xf|,; vo£p5; x£ xa\ ititonaxou ci,- 
ayti)^?,; EtV,, xouxou X^P'^ 7:po,ar,0£ia xpsixxovt xtjv 
dtvOpto7:ivT]v ctuiJxf|Vat ydvcstv, xt] vospa x£ xa\ 0£;a 
xf,5 yuxf,; ouaia xf,? Yrftvr,; jjtoipa; 7:£pi-AaaO£tJT];, 
tb; av XTJ 7:pi? xb £,a6ptOs;x£xa'l tJto.tjtaxtoSE; su[jit{iuta 
xoxaXXf,Xto; fj 4'"X'1 ''^ zirjtyika zt\z yt]; £pi6toxeuct, 
EXOuar,; xt 7:p^j; xt]v xfj; aapxi; ouatav auyYSVE; 
xai optocfuXov. Sxo?:6; 6k xtjjv Ytvojjtsvtov lax't, xo £V 



Cum igiliir in li:eo .luo .livisa siiil oiiiiiia (Hi:o 
sunl, iii sousiliilc, inquaiii, ct iii id qmid pc. 
mciilis agilatioiiem ct co;^ilalioneiu consideratcr 
ct iiilolliijitur, atque aiigolica .|ui.loni et incorpo- 
rca iiatura, (lux ex iiivisibilibiis esl, in supra- 
inuudanis et stipereoelestibus parlibus domiciliuiii 
liabcal, propleroa quod ea scdcs illi ii;.liira! con ■ 
venioiis et acconimodata sit ( iiam sicut jiatur.i 
iiitelleclualis leuuis qu.Tdain, pura, poii.lcris c.\pei.i 
et ngilis est, ila corpus quoque coeleste, tenue. 
levc et scinpcr niobile esl) : terra auteni, quK ex- 
iremum i.iuiirum ex scnsibililuis osl, cuin ;id boi; 
apla alquc accomiiiodala iii.u sil, ul iu ea dogai;t 
ca qiise sola meiite coinprelienduiilur : (quam eniia 
communioneni babeal i.l qiiod lcve est ac sursuui 
lcriur, cuiu eo quod grave ac poiiderosum est?) 
110 torra penitiis oxpcrs ac vacua cssct ab in- 
lcllccUi:ili et incorporea convcrsaliouc , idcirc) 
providentia meliori, ciim intcllecluali divinajque 
auiiuae naliira; terrcna porlio circiimdaia et o'.i- 
diicla csset,' aiunl liumanam conflaiam esse na- 



TiaaT] XT] xxtSEt 6ti xij? voEpo; tpuaEto; xriv xou q^ lurani, iit per eam qua cuiii piindere corporis 

7:avx>>s U7:£px£t[jtlvriv So^dJeaOat 6uva[jtiv, xtliv xs 

iTtoupavtoiv xa't xtov ETttxOovitov 6ti xf]; auxTJi; £vep- 

yeia; (XEvto gi oii xou r.ph^ ih^i Beiv pXETiEtv) tiXXf)- 

Xot; T.gh^ x?(V ouxiv axo::6v auva7:xo[jt£vtov. 'H 0£ 

xou pX£7:£tv rp6; x6v Oe^jv evipfEta ou6lv aXXo 

£3x\v, T] Cflf] XTJ VOEpa 9'J7£t EOtXUli x£ xa\ xoxaX- 

Xr,Xo;. "ilaTiep yip xi ato[jtaxa Yf,tva ovxa, xat; 
Yr,tvat; Staxpaxeixai x,oo(f ai; , xai xi atjj;jtaxtoO£; 
^wrfi EtSo; £v xouxot; xaxa"Aa[i6avo[jt£v, i5,aoiio; ^v 
dXoyot; x£ xa't Xoytxot; svepYoiJ^aevov • oijxto; etvai 
xtva xp'1 ■'<a\ vor|Xf,v stoTjv U7:oxi6ea0at, 5t' ?]; ev xtj) 
6vxt auvxT]p£txat i\ tpuit;. Ei 6^ f] xf,; aapx.o;xpO'fT;, 
£7tt,6;/ux(5; xt; ouaa xa'i d7:o,i,(5£ouaa, 6i' ouxfi; 7iap- 
ooou 6uva;jitv xtvo Ctoxtxi]V £va7roxi6£xat oT? av YivT]- 



coaluit conjuiiclioiiem, apte atque acconimodalo 
vlveret aiiinia in olemenlo lorroe, (iu;b nonnibil 
co;jiiaiionis ci affmitaiis babol cum iialiira caniis. 
Iliec auteni ouinia liiic speclant , iit niiiiiiuin i i 
omiii creatura per inlcllectualom nalurani glori - 
licaretur cl celebrarelur ca virlus ct poleslas qi;;.* 
supra pr;Bsidet rcbus universis, luni coeleslibus, 
tum terresUibus, por eaii..lciii eflicicnMam (dico 
autein por lioc, ut ad Deuiii respici:iiil) ad cani- 
dom iuteutionem inler sese conjiinctis. Porro elli- 
cieiilia nspiciendi ad Deiini, niliil cst aliud quam 
vila iiilollccluali natiir» couvciiicns el accoiiimo- 
daui. Qiiciiiadmoil.im euim tcrroua corpnra lorrciii ; 
consorvanlur cibis, ac corporcam quamdam iii his 



xot • 7i(5a()) (jtoXXov fj [jtExouaia xou ovxto; mzoi, xo'j [) vitfc speciem dcprebendimuii, quae in brulis pariler 
d£\ [jiEVOvxo; xa\ 7:dvxoxE tbiauxto; ?xov"o;, ev x(o el ratioiic prajdilis otercetur : ila poiiore oporlet 

essc qiiauidam eliam inenlis intclloclu comprcbcn- 
sibilcm et invisibilem vilam, pcr quam in sua 
esseniia nalura conscrvalur. Quod si carnis ali- 
mcnlum aflluere ac dcflucre solitum, per tiansi- 
tuiii ipsuin vim qiianulain vilalcm subministrat 
quibus iugeslum fuerit, qiiaiilo magis participa- 
lio ejus qui revera est, qui scniper inaiici atque 
eodcm modo semper se babci, in siia essciitia 
conserval eum qui pariiceps ejiis lueriil Si igiiiir 
li;cc propria conveniens.iiic iiilelloctiiali.nalurK vita 
esl, si Dei parliceps sit, ncqii_ai|uani por conlraria 
participalio contigerit, nisi alioiio luodo id cujus 



etvat (fjXdaaet xbv [Jiexaaxovxa ! Ei ouv auxT) £ax'iv 
fj oixEto X£ xa'i xaxdXXr,Xo; xi] voEpa tj-uaEt ijtoi], x6 
xo"j Beoij [XEXE/Etv, oux ctv oii xtjiv Ivavxiojv Y-^^otxo 
f] (jtexouaia, £t [at] xp(57:ov xtvi auyY^v-J ^^^ '^'P ^9^- 
•;o\xiiiji xh [jiEXExiiiJiEvov. 'U; yip 6-.f0aX[j;tp YivExat 
XTJ; auYf,; fj d.xtiXauat; xto tpuatxf,v ouytiv iv iauxto 
TTpb; xf,v xou 6[jtoYsvoiJ; dvxi"AT)tJ/tv ix*'^' '^■"^- °'^'^- 
odxxuXo;, oux£ dXXo xt xti)V [JieXtov xoij atoijiaxo; 
svEpYei XTjv opoatv, 6ti x6 [jtT]6e[jitav i.% tfuaeto? au- 
YT]v ev d"AXto xtv\ xtov [leXtbv xaxEaxEudaOot • ouxto; 
dvdYXT] Ttaaa xa\ i~\ xf,; xou 0£ou [jtExoujta; etva! 
XI auYYEv^; 7:p4; xi [ji£X£xt>;jt£vov sv xi) tfua£t xou 



» Gen. I , 27. 



iu 



S. GREGOIUI NYSSENl 



^ pariicipnlio csl cognaimn lueni ci quod appelil A iito^auovTo^. Aia xojxi tprjjiv t] rpa^fp xax" elxivo. 



el parlicops cssc ciipil. Ut ciiim ociiio usiis alquc 
fruiiio splondoris contiiigit cx co quod natura- 
lem in scse splcndorem liabet ad appreliensionem 
ac perccptionem cjus quod ejusdeni gencris est; 
ac neqtie digitus, neque aliud ullum corporis 
mciiibru:n visum exercet, )iroplcrea quod nullus 
in alifl quopiam incmbrorum n natura iiidiius sit 
splcndor : ita planc ncccssc esl ctiara in partici- 
palionc Dci quiddam cum co ciijus friiilio atquc 
p.iriicipaiio cst cognatum cssc in naiiira frucnlis. 
Idcirco Scriptura dicii, socundum imaginem Dci 
liomincm esse facluni, ut pcr id qiiod similc cst, 
siinitc, opinor, videret. Deuni aulein vidcre, vita 



flsou vsyevrisOai tiv avOpuTrov ilij av, oT[xat, tij 
d[;ioi(|) pX^TiEiv ■zh ojAOiov. Tb 5^ pXfTciiv tJiv ©sbv, 
*aT\v r] ^(or) tti; tj/ux^?' '<o'0io? ev ToT; cfOaaaaiv 
efpr^Tai. 'E-z\ Si rtio? f, tou i.\rfiMC &yaLfio\J aY^otct 
xaOdTtep Tig 6;ji!xXt) Ttu 5topaTtx(o tt^; *{'"X^i? ^"^' 
EJx6T7ioev, 7ra)(uvOet3a o^ if) 6[Jtix'''^i vetfo; ^YevsTo, 
cudTe 6t3t ToO §dOou.; tti? li-yvota;, ttjv axTtva t?,; 
(iXTiOetas (a^ StaSueaOat • livaYxaiio; Ttti xci)pt(T[Jtw tou 
(jJWTb? xa\ ■?) CtoT) auTTi; cuve$i).i-£v. EVpr^Tat vip 
TTjv SXtiOti Cw']"' tTis '^''■'X^i ^'' ^ii (Jt^Touata tou i.y3.- 
Oou ivep-yetsOai , tt;? ok (iYvoia? ■npb? ttjv Cstav 
xaTavirjc.v £|jtTO8tJou(jr,; exTXEtJiiv t?,? Cto^; xi;v 

(JiUXT)V T7)V TOU 0cOU [JtT] [JteTlxOU''*'*'- 



aiiima; est, quemadmodum in pra;ccdeiitibiis dictiim cst Quoiiiam autem ejus, qiiod verc boniim 
csi, ignorantia, vehili ncbula qucedani perspectivx' anima; faciiliali leucbras offudit ; nebula vero den- 
s.iia niibcs facta csl, adeo ut per profundilatcm ignoraniioe radius vcritatis penctrare non possii, 
necessario una cum privalione lucis ctiam viia ipsius dcfccit. Diclum cst ciiim veram aniniiE 
\iiam pcr boni participationem eserceri, ignoraniia vero Dei contemplaiioni atque cogniiioni of- 
fi; ienle vita excidisse animam qux Dci parliccps non sit. 

Porro ncino nobis necessilatem iinponat oiigincm B Mti5s\? Si fB^itoXoi^lv •fi|Jias (ivaYxaseToj tv;v 
ijjnorautixexponcndi, unde hsec inquicns, ela (|uo; Syvotav, TioOev aijTTi X4y"v xa\ anb xtvo; • iiXV e^ 



scd ex ipsa signilicatione nomiiiis inlelligat quod 
stientia alque ignoraniia iiidicent anliiiain aliquo 
iiiodo scsc ad aliqiiid babere. Niliil aiiicm corum 
(ju;e ad aliquid ct inteiliguiitur ct dicunlur, sub- 
slantiamc.vprimit atque demonslrat. Alla eniiii est 
cjiis qiiod ad aliquid dicitiir, ct alia sub^tantia; 
laiio. Si igitur scicniia subslanlia non cst, scd 
inentiscirca aliquain rem aclio,inuUo niagisccrtum 
alquec.xtra controversiamest igiioraiitiamlonge ab- 
esse ab eo ut substanlia sil. Quod autem secundum 
subslantiain iionesl, ncc oninino quidcm cst. Absur- 
diim igitur et vanum liieiit de co quod non est, 
unde sit, curiosc inqiiirere. Quoniam igiuir vilam 



auTri? voeETw Tfj; Toij 6v6[jiaTo; CTri[jtaaIot?, OTt ^ yvio- 
at; xa't V) Sfvota tojv rcp^; t£ itoj? Ex-'v ttjv tj/uxr.v 
evSatxvuTat. Ouokv 5k tiIiv rtpd; Tt voou[jt^/tov xe xa\ 
XeYO[i.evtov, ouciav ■7tapt(jTT)aiv. "AXXo; •^di.p i tou Ttp6; 
Tt, xa't iTEpo; 6 vi\g ouaia? \6yoi. Et ouv i] Yvtoit? 
o'jaia oux ^dTtv, (iXXot TtepiTT^ Trj; SiavoJa? evipycta' 
TtoXu [jtaXXov ■?] aYvoia n6p/itu tou xa-' ouaiav elvit 
tb(jioX6Yr|Tat. T6 6e [jit) xax' ouaiav Bv , ouis £iTtv 
oXto;. MdiTatov toivuv av etr) TtEpl xou [j.r) ovxoj, t6 
oOev eaT\ TteptepY^iCstjOai. 'EitetST) xotvuv CtofjV [Jtiv 
({(ux?,; TT)v Toij 0£oj [j.eTouatav 6 Xoyo; elvat tfriat, 
Yvtoati; 51 xaxa xb iyyMfr/j-/ eaxtv ■?] [iexouata • t; 5k 
Syvota oux' xtvd; caxtv iJTtap^i?, (iXXot xt); xaxi xt)v 



qaidem anim* Dei parlicipationcm esse sernio '' Y^iJiaiv iv£pY£ta; (ivatpeat; • xijj 6^ [j.ii ivspYetaGat 



dicit, eaque parlicipatio in co versatur, ut qiian- 
iniii ci licct et capii, scicntia pra>dita sit; igno- 
ranlia autem noii alicujas substaiilia, scd ejnsqiia; 
per scientiam fii, aciionis intcritus atque pcrcm- 
lilio est; ac neccssario consequilur, nt ubi par- 
ticipatio Dei noii exerccliir, privalio ct alicnasio 
vil:c sil (id auteiii mnloruiii fncrit cxtrenuiin) : 
tonscqueiilcr omnis boiii factor curationcni mali 
in nobis operaiur. Bona cnim res curatio cst; at 
inoduui ciirationis prorsus ignorat, qiii non rcspi- 
( it ail niysteriiiiii Kvaiigeliciim. Cuni igiliir maliiiii 
cssc dcmonstratiini sil, si a Deo, qui cst viia, 
alieiiaii simus, curaiio cjuscemodi infiriniiaiis cral, 



xoij 0£oij xrjV [jLexougiav ■?) x?,; Cuyf\q (iXXoxptojatc 
livaYxatoj; CTtrjXoXcuOT^asv (xouxo 6" av sVt) xtov xaxtov 
x5 'isya.-ov)' dxoXo'JOto; 6 xoij Ttavxb; (iYaOoiJ TtotT)x-J;; 
Tr)v xo^j xaxou OspaTtstav ev fj[jtTv xaxcpYaCsto'- 
'AYaObv Y^P '<] OspaTteta, tiVj Ss xpoTtov tt)? Ospa- 
Ttcta; aYvost Ttiivxto^ 6 [jit] Ttpb^ th EuaYY^Xtxiv ^Xi- 
Tttov [jtuaTfjptov. Kaxo'j toEvuv ii7to5stx0ivTo; xou dX- 
XotpitoOT)vat ©sou.oaxt; sax^v Tf) Ctori, fi OspaTtstaxoiJ 
xoto^jxou (i^^ujaxf|(jiaTo? liv tJi TtdXtv oixsitjoOr|Va; 
0stT), xal c j Ti) C'"?] YcvcaOat. Tauxri; ouv tt;; ftjT)i; 
xax' eXTttSa Ttpoxst[jiivt)? ifj ivOptoTtivr, tfjjst. oux 
Saxiv ciTtstv xupfoj; dvxiooatv ttJJv s\i ps6itox6xiov 
YsvcaOat xr)v x-?]; Cojti; [lexoualav, xa't Tt^jttupiav zh 



Deo rursus conjungi atque conciliari, ct iii vita j^ ^[jntaXtv. 'AXX' o[jiot6v eaxt xtp xax3t xou? 6tfCaX(jtoui 



vcrsari. Iaiiii eigo bsec vila per speiii liuinana; 
iialur;e (iroposita sit, non proprie dici potest re- 
imineraiionem eoruiii qui bene vixcrunt, parlici- 
Ti:itioncm et usum vita; fore, el siippliciuiii vice 
vcrsa. Scd qiiod dicitur simile est ci quam de 
oculis in mudiiiiii alTcrimns similitudini. INeqiic 
ciiiiu ci qiii oculos purgalos habet, prxinium (|iiod- 
dam et iiunorariiiai c:se dicimus eoriim qiia; ccrni 
pdssiint animadvcrsionem : aiit oculisialioiaiili con- 



uTtoSsfYfJiaxt xb XsY6[jt£Vov. 0'J5s Yap tiTi xsxaOap[JiS'/q) 
TOt; 6'iEt? £zaOX6v Tt 9a,u.£v slvai xaX TtpsaSatov tJ)v 
T(T)v 6paT(Tjv xaxav6T)atv, t] xtji voao^jvxt, xb K[jiTtaXtv, 
xaxa5!xr,v xtvi xa\ Ti[ji(opr,TtxT]v dtTt66aatv t6 [i.^ 
IJteT^X-'^ '•■^k^ ^paTtxr,; svepYEia;. 'AXX' (jjj iivaYxataj; 
KTtsTat xip xaxi tfjitv 5taxstij:s'J(p t6 pXs'T:stv, TtTi xs 
ar.h TtiiOou? TtapsvsxOevTt tti.; tp'ja:ojt, xh [jtr) 'tvep- 
Yciv TTiv cpaaiv ' tVj out5v xp^Ttov xa\ f) (Jtaxapfct 
toir) au|j.ti)uf]? Jaxt xa't oixsfa xot; xsxa0ap|j:cvot{ t4 



i77 DE LNKANTir.US QUI PHiliMATUaE ABftliMUNTlR. i7S- 

■:r\(; '^Mxfii aiaOri-fipca • i(f' ojv Sz xaOiTOp xi? ^,"■"'1 A Im, contleinnaliuiiom (nianit):\ni cl pocnaleni seii- 
10 xaxi xfjv SY^oiav TiaOoj i[ji7:&Siov zph? liiv (iewj- tenliam, qiioil non coinpos csl cnicicnrui; vidciiili. 
oiav ToG iXTiOivou (ftox&j ■('■^^"^'> avaYxa(co? ezETai Scil ul ncccssario coiiseiiuiUir, ul is fini secuiidum 
ih [j.r] [iETiysiv £X3tvou, ou Ttiv (jtsTouiiav storiv etvat nalnniiii tlisposilus Cbt vitlcal, is vci'0 ciijiis c\ 
9a[jt£v ToO ijt^TixovToj. inoiLo n;Uiira viliala AC tlcpravala esl, visioncm 

non cxcrceat : coilein inotio beala quoqiieviia cognala ac propria coniin esl quibiis aniina; scii- 
soria piirg:ila suiil : in qiiibus aiiieni ignoranli;c viliuni, qiiasi qua!tiam lippilutlo parlicipalioni vcri 
luininis tillicil, ncccssario sequitnr, nt non partitipcs siiit cjus ciijiis participalioncm ct usuin 
vilain esse ilicinius participanlis. 



TouTtov Tolvuv ouTti); VjijiTv SiTipri[jL£vtjv , xatpb.; Sv 
iXri Sts^eTaaai Ttf) X6ytoT6 irpoTeOiv fi[Jitv 7cpi56Xr]|Aa • 
ToiouTOV 0£ Tt XsYi5(Jtsvov ^v El xaTi th Sixaiov Y'- 
veTat Ttijv dYaOdiv fj avTaniSoji.;, ev Ttsiv SjTat 6 ev 



\i\T.itj) TeXeuTfiua? tJiv ^£ov, [if]T£ xaxov ev t]] Cwf, ^ eo (inoil justuiii cst, bi)iiornni rcnnmeratio :i 

Ta'JTTi xaTaSaX^i^jtcvoj, [jtfjTe dY^O^v, wsTs SiaTOUTfjv -"•••:'-•';" '■• •■• -■■n „_„.,i,;,..„ i^ ^,.; ;. 

vevesOai auTtj) ttjv xaT' d^iav (ivTtoo7;v ; '^Q T.ph^ 
•:f;v lixoXouOtav tuv elr^Tair^ji^vtov dpiJJvTes Ofnoxptvou- 
(jieOa OTt T?) 7:poj2ox(j[j:evov dYaOiv, oixetov (liV kz'.i 
xaTi (fuatv Ttij dvOftu-fvip Y^vet , X.^Y^Tat Sk xaTi 
Ttva Stdvotav ih a\>'h xa\ dvTiSost; • Ttij Sl auTio 
OTioSefYtistTt TtiXtv zh v4ri[jta touto aatprivtciOfiuETat. 
Auo Yip T'.v;? uroxeisOtooav tio Xov';' a(6,ito3Tf;[;.aT£ 
Ttvi xaTi Ti; h']iii^ auvevevOlvTeg, to'Jto)v 5k 6 (Jiev 
a-o'j5ati5Tepov 4auT!<v eTrtStSiTO) Trj Oeparreia, nivTa 
u-0[jt£v(ov Ta rtapi Tfj? iaTptxfj? rzpojaYiJpieva, xav 
cTTtrova rj • 6 6i 7ipi>; XouTpi t£ xa\ olvotpXuYta; 
dxpaTiiTepov StaxeijOo), (jtr|S£[ji£av to'j iaTpeuovTj.; 
ouijt^ouXfiv 7:p?i^ TTjv Ttijv otfOaX^itov uYistav rrapa- 
Seli^isvo?. •faii.bi Toivuv, r.ph^ t6 TTepa? fxaTlpou C ailliibeanlur, quantnmvis ctiara dolorem faciciilia, 



llis igitnr a noiiis lioc modo distiiictis ct cxpli- 
caiis, tempcstivum fueril propoeitam nobis oralionc 
tractare atquc disciitcre qii:i'stiononi : liiijnsinodi 
aulcni qiiiddam cr:it quod proponebatnr : Si pro 

Il(|UC 

rclributio (il, in qiiibns vcrsabiliir is qui iiifans 
in lenera aetate vilam finivil, nequc boni iii liac 
vita iieqiic iiiali qnidqnani conatns ct exorsus, ut 
per Ii;cc ei pro incrito relribiilio liat? Cui ad coii- 
sequeiitiam eoriim qna; cxaininata sunt rcspicientes 
rcspondebinuis quod bonuiii, quod cxs^peciatnr, 
secundum naturam quidem bnmani gcncris pro^ 
prium est : dicilur aiitem sccuiidnni qiienidaiii 
inlcllectnin, idcm etiaiii retribntio : alqiic cadcni 
rursus siniilitiidiue scnsus bic cvplicabitiir. Po- 
nanlur enim in oraiione nostra dno qnidain, qui 
inmorbnm qncindam inciderint oculorum, quornm 
umis ni:ijori cum stndio magisque sednlo scsc 
curationi pcriiiilt;it, omnia qu;c ab artc inedica 



(^XinovTs;, diitoj dvTtXaSstv JxdTspov xr\i Trpoaipi- 
(TSto? auTOu Tou? xaprrou; " t6v [xlv t}]V axipr^izvj 
Tou <pti)T?);, tSv 5k TTjV i7:()Xauaiv. Ti Yip dvaYxaiti); 
£r:6[jtsvov , i-^TiSoJtv ex xaTaxpf,astoj 6vo[jti^o(jLEV. 
TauTa xa\ erzl Ttov vrjTtitov ^TiT0U(i.ev(Ov SuTtv etTtetv, 
OTt fi T^5i;tor,> exsivr]; dT:6Xauai?, oixsia (jtiv isTt TJi 
iivOpto7:£vTi <f'jj£t ■ Tfjj il xa-i ttiv d.-^mi-vj voaou, 
'.'ivTtov a/sS6v Ttov sv ttj aapx\ JtovTtov c7:!xoaTou- 
drri; , 6 [jt^v Tat^ xaOriJcouaat? Oeparrefat; JauT^v ix- 
xiOipa;, xa\ oTov Ttva Xf;[xriv to'j Stopa-txou xr^c, 
ti/uxv a7:oxXuaa; Tf]v ^^-jowi, i^tov Tfji; a7rou5f|.; 
ixt: "zh •/ipSo;, ev tt] Jtofi tt] xa^i o^jatv Yevi5[Jtsvo;^ 6 
Zl Ti 5ii ■ZTfi dpsTfi; !pe'JYtov xaOipaia, xaV 5uaiaTov 
iauTto 5ii Ttijv i7:aTr,Xtov fiSovtov xaTaaxeuiJtov ■zrfi 
CYvoia; Tf]v v^my, rrapi (fujtv StaTsOsl?, -fiXXoTpito- 
'. at TO'J xaTi (fuitv, xaX d[jtiTO'/o; ^'"■'^Tai xr^q oixeia; 
ifl(jttv xat xaTaXXfjXou Ctofi;. To 6s d7:sip6xa-/.ov vfiTtiov 
[jLT|5s[jtta? v6aou Ttov tt]; 4'"X^' 6[jt[jidTtov 7rp>i; tt]v 
•tou fw-hi [jteTouafav e^ri^rpoaOo-JaTic , cv t(o -/.aTi 
ouaiv YtvsTat, (ht] Se6[Jtevov ■zr\<; iy. tou xaOapOrivai 
•JYtsia;, OTt iJtT,Si Tr;v dp'/f;v Tf;v v6aov Tfj '^••i-/r\ 7:ap- 
cSi^aTO. 



sustinens : alter vcro a balneis cl nimio vini iisii 
sesc miniis alisliiierc possit, nullum niedici con- 
silium qiiod ad s;'.nilatcm oculorum perlineat 
ailniilteiis. Dicinius igitnr ad finem ci cvcniiuii 
nlriusque spectantes, utrumque sna; volnntalis 
dignos recipcrc fructns; bunc quidem privationeni, 
illum vcro usuin cl frnitionem liicis. Qiiod ciiini 
necessario seqiiiiur, id per abusioneni, retribii- 
tioiiem et conipensationein nominamns. Il;cc etiam 
ad ea quse de infantibus quacruntur dici possunl, 
quod illins vitK usns atque frnilio, propria qui- 
dcm linmana; natnra; sil, sed cuin ignorantia; 
niorbo oiniies propeniodiim qui in carne vivunt 
correpti sint : (]ui quidem idoncis et competcntibus 
curationibus scse expnrgaverit, et veliiti lipiiitiidi- 
iiem qnanidam a pcrspectiva vi aniins; ignoran- 
liaiii quasi derivaverit, ablncrit atque sustulcril, 
dignuin sludio lucruin consecutus in ca qua; se- 
cnndum naturam cst, viia versatur; qui aiileiii 
ea qiuB pcr virtuteni adhiljcntiir, purgatoria fugit 
reinCLlia, curalmiue diflicilem sibi per fallaccs vo- 
lupl;iies ignoraiiliLe morbum cllieit, prxtcr naiu- 



lam dispositns et affcctus aliemis cst ab eo quod seciindum naturain esl, ct expers fit ejus vila; 
(ina; nobis proprie eonvcnit ct acconimodaia esi. At piiellus infans siniple.x omnisque inalitix cx. 
j'*rs, niilli) ;eliani niinc oculorum aninii iiiorbo participationi liicis olTieicnte, in co quod naturalc 
est versalur, sanilate qiise per purgalioneni contingit, iion indigens, qiiippc qni ncc ab inilio 
(luidein prorsus in aiiiinum morbum ndiiiisit. 

Ka( (jiot So-xsi 5ti Ttvo,- dvaXoYta? otxeito? i-i(,Ei\i 4 Ac inilii prxsens vitte ratio pcr qiiamaam con- 

rapi^^v ToO piou Tp-;7co; tti ^ipoaSoxtojj^ivT] ^L)r\. KaO- vcnienliam alque proporlionem affinis et propinqna 
d::£p vip Or.Xri xat r^lj.y.z: f] ■KrMir, tojv vriTtitov cssc videlur ei vilLC qiiam cxspectaiiiiis. Quemad- 



4'ft S. GHEGORII NYSSEM iSO 

modiim enim priina iiifanliiim aelas mainnia ac lailo A f.Xixia -'.OTjvouiJi^vri lY.-epiifExai ■ tlza S-.aUxf^ai tau- 



ir.ilrila oiliKalur ; (IfinJo alius coiiveiiiens ci cui 
adliilioliii- esiipil cibus, qui icloneus ac pioprius 
s:t cjus qui eiiulrilur, doncc ad perfeclam perve- 
i;cril tptatem : iia opiiior eliain animani per ca qiia; 
senipcr coinpelentia sibi alque aeooniinoilala sinl, 
ordinc atque conseqiientia quadam parlicipem fieri 
ejus vitiB, qiia; secundiim naiuram est, qnanlam 
capit ac polest, de iis quae in beatitudinc proposila 
snnt, parlcm capientein, queinadinodum eliani id 
a Paiilo didicinuis, alitor iiiitrienle enm qni jani 
per viriutem croverit, aliler infanlem cl imperfe 
ciiorem : nam ad liujiismodiquidem dicil : t Lattis 
potu vos alui, et non cibo ; nondum enim potera- 
tis ". I Ad cosauiemqui jam impleverant mcnsiirain 
jeialis, qn;e ratione ac nienle percipilnr : i Porfe- 
cloruin autem esl, » inquit, isolidus cibus',( qni 
pcr habilum sensoiia liabent e-Kercilata. Qucmad- 
modum igitur dici non potesl, in similibus csse 
viruni et iiifaniem, ciiamsi neuler eorum inorbo 
aliquo implicelur : (qun paclo eniin in paribus ver- 
sari deliciis possint, qui earumdem rerum parlici- 
pes non sunt?) sed niorbo quidem nullo affligi, et 
hi hoc ei in illo simililer dicitur, quandiu passio- 
nis ct alHictionis nlcrque expers esi, sed friicius 
delii iarum non amplius ab iisdem similiier perci- 
pilur (nam buic quidem licet vel orationibus dele- 
clari, vcl rebus prKesse, vel cum laude ac gloria 
magistratns gerere, vel benefaciendo liominibns 



TTjV xoiTjiX).r,).o? t-ipa tio uTtoxsifiivO) zpo-^ri, olxsfo)? 
TS xaX ^niTrjOsta); Tipi; t6 Tpscfijjiisvov E;(Ouaa, 'aoj 
otv ^7t\ t6 TiXsiov (pOaiti • ouTto; oljjiat xa\ Ti]v ']ir/Xj 
Sci Tojv isl xaTaXXrjXtov tA^ei Ttv\ xa\ dxoXouOto. 
fiSTSxstv Tf|i; xaTi ^uiiv ^wr^i, lo; ywpsT xat ouvaTai 
ToJv ev iT^ [ji.axapt(iT7]Tt Trpoxstjjtsvtjjv |jtETaXaiJi6avou- 
ao, xaOoj; xa\ uapa tou flauXou t6 toioutov £[jtaOo- 
p.sv, aXXio; TpitpovTcs tov ^^Sti Sii tti? dpsTf,? au£'^- 
OsvTa, y.a.\ t-ipio^ ih virTttov xa\ dTsXsSTSpov. Wp^i 
[jiEv Yitp Tou; TotouTOu; cftiJiv, oTt < TiXa u|jiaj 
E-rtciTiia, ou ppilipia • o'j7tto y^p f,6uvaa0s ■ i -zphi oi 
Toii; •TtsTcXT] pojxiTac ■zh [idrpov Trjj votitti; fjXixia?, 
I TeXeEojv Se EdTt, » 9r,a'tv, « ■?) aTspsi Tpo^^, t tiov 
oia Tr]v s^tv Ta ataOr;Tf,pta YSi-uijtvaaij.sva J;(OVT<ov. 
" KaOarsp Totvuv oux esTtv sv Tot? 4[jto!ot? st-siv stvai 
Tbv ivopa TE xa\ Ti vfjTtiov, x3lv (xT,os[i(a vijo; 

^Xatiplo TOUTtOV TipOSjfTtTrjTai • ( -Sj^ -I3.p iv SV T(;> 
EVt;) TTJ? Tputp^? y^VOtVTO , ol TWV aUTtOV [Jtr] [iST- 

ExovTs; ;) liXXi t6 [isv [j.t] xaxouiOat voTti) Ttv\, xal 
kiA TouTou xat £7t' sxsivou Xs-csTat TtapaTtXr^iitof, 
ito? av l^tjo TtaOou; kY.&ZBpoqfi ■ tiIiv ol xaTa Tputp'}]v 
f) d~(SXau5tc ouxlTt 6(jtotto; Ttapi Ttov a'JTtJjv svsp- 
ystTat (Ttp [Jtkv yip uTtapxEt xa'i oti Xdytov eu- 
(ppaivsaOat, xal Ttpa-cjjiaTtov iTtiJTaTstv, xa^l EuSoxt- 
(itoj 4pX^? (jtETisvat, xa'i TaT; Ttliv 5so[ji£vtov Eusp-fs- 
(sfaii XajjtiTptjvEaOat, ya^jtETri te auvoixstv, Jtv outio 
TUxiQ xaTaOupiia, xa't otxou apyevi , Y.a.\ bsa xati 
TOUTOV laTtv ■J]osa Tbv TtapaSatbv piov supstv, (ixpoi- 



cgenlibus ciarescere, vel si res ila inleril, cum ^ [jtaTi te y.a\ Osa^jiaTa, Oiipat xa\ XouTpi, xa't •;'u[jLvi 



■iixore, qux cordi sil, matrimonio junctum esse, 
ac domui praeesse ; ac si qua alia per hanc \itam 
a«ia cum bis jucunda iicet invenire, tum acroamala, 
luni speclacula, venationes, lavacra, gyinnasia, 
convivales animi delectaliones, ac si quid aliud 
ejusiuodi esl : ai iiifanli delicise sunt lac, nulricis 
ulnse, quicta acplacida motio, qucesomnum inviict 
et demulceal ; nain imperfeclse a^laiis ea nalura est, 
iii qiiK siipercl hanc oblectationem non capial): 
eodcm modo, qui pcr viriulem in hac vita aninias 
nulriveruiit, el, ut inqiiit Apostoius, menlis suse 
sensuiim inslrumenta exerciierunl, si ad incorpo- 
ream illain viiain tradncanlur, pro raiione liabitus 
ac poientiae, qiiK in ipsis insit, divinarnm delicia- 



ata, xa\ aupiTtdata, xa\ 0u[ir]6tai, xat d ti Toto'jTOV 
ETSpov • Ttp 6k vT]uttp •?) TputfiT], xh yiXa £aT\, xa\ fj 
T^; TiOrivr]? iYxiXri , xa\ f,pE[jiaia xivr,at; tov uTtvov 
i'.feXxojJidvr] ts xa\ f,5uvouaa ■ Trjv yip tlTtsp touco 
Euvpoauvriv , t6 a-EXi; Tf]; fiXixia; ywpr^sai tfuaiv 
oux Ixst) ■ tJ)v auTiv Tpfeov ol 6ti Tfj; apsTf]; ev Ttp 
Tf,6£ pitjj Ti? ({'uxa; Ops^.J-avTE?, xa\, xaCti; tfriaiv 6 
'ArtiaToXo?, xaTa-/u[j.vaaavTS? Jauttov Ti vor,Ti al- 
aOr,T-r,pta , si Ttpo; Tf,v aj())[j.aTov Ezstvr,v [iSTOtxt- 
aOetEv ?to-r]v , r.ph; Xdyov tT,? svuTtapxouaT]? auTot? 
e^stio? T£ xa\ 6uvd[j.sujc, ttj; Osia; Tpucjjfi? [j.ETaXf]- 
tyOVTai, i^ ■^tXsiovo?, t) sXaTTOvos, xaTi tt]V ■;tapouaav 
Jxaatou 6'Jva[Jitv tiov TtpoXEt[j:Evtov [j.stsxovtsi;. 'H ok 
o-^-suaTo? Tf,g i.p—.vfi ti-uxr], Ttov (j.b/ ix Ttovrjpiag 



runi participes erunl, vel niajorem vel minorem D x7.x(ov, ote (jtfjTe Tr.v lipx^riv ouvEvexOEtaa Tij Tf,? xo- 



secundum pr.TScniom cujusqne polcniiam proposi- 
lorum paitem capienlcs. At aiiinia qu;e virtiitoin 
nondiiin gusiavit, oornm qnidom nialornm qux e\ 
improbilale ac ncqiiilia oriuntur, ut qusc ab initio 
lirorsus in inalilise morbum non inciderit, expers 
iiianet ; illius aniem viia>, quam Uei liim cognilio- 
iiem tuin partioipationem esse oratio siiperior de- 



xia? v(5atp, 6ia[j.^v£t d.^iioypi tti? Ctof|S exsivT]i;, tjv 
t)sou -i-vtoaiv TS xa\ (jisTouaiav 6 Ttp6 toutojv Xo-^o; 
(jjpiaato, ToaouTov y.t.-ziyz\ rtapi Tf,v rtptoTr^v, ozov 
Xtopsi ti TpECfOjjtsvov, 'sto; ov, xoOirtEp Tiv\ Tpoc^fi 
xaTaXXf,Xtp tt] OEupio tou 6vto? iva5puvOstaa, x<"P1- 
TtxT] Tou TtXsiovo? Y^;r,Tat, ev 6a'ytXE!a tou Zvtoji; 
KvTog •xot" e^ouaiav (j.STs/ouaa. 



(inivil, laiilam in inilio parleiu capil, quanlajcapax est id quod enutritiir, quoad taiu|uain cibo qnodaiii 
convcnicnti el accoinmodato ad conlemplaiioneiu ejiis, qui rcvera esl, grandis effeola majoris pariis 
capax cfliciatur, largiter et abunde pro arbitrio partein capiens ejiis qui revera est. 

Ad lia;c roppicieiilos inalDriim quidein, qiia; cx np?>? TauTO pX^TtovTs?, l^io [j.kv Ttov Iy. r.viT^pia.: 

improbilale ac iiequilia exsisluni. nariter exportem xaxtJJv 6[j.oiojc stvai t?a[Asv Tf,v il^^xV' i '^^'J t' Sia 



• l Cor. III, 2. ■'Ilebr. v, 14. 



m DE INFANTIBIJSQUI PR/EMATLUE AinUPIDMLK. m 

T.ijT^i ipiXT\i f|XovTo^, y.al xoCi 1x^,31 omo; [).f:i3)ii\- A ;iiiiiii;iin cssc (liciiiiiis liiiii cjiis qui pci' uuiiiciii 

x'j:o; t:oj piVj. Ou (ji.};v ev lio 6|jiii(o xrjv ^y.atspou virliiloiii piogrossiis ficit, liiiu ejiis f|ui nc viUc 

TOUTwv 6iaY(i)YTiv ivvooO(jiev. '0 fikv yio Ifixouis, (|iii(leiii pciiilus pai licops fuit, uon laiiieu iii codeiii 

xxO(o; 6 IIpocfTi-:r,c tfi]u\, xdiv oupav!(ov 5irjt)U(iTwv, siatu al(|iie coiulitioiic pari atiiiiS(|ue lioruin coii- 

oi' (Lv f] 5613. Tou 0SOU xaTaYYsXXsTai, xa\ 6'.a xfu versationeui vilieiiuc tradiictioucm esse iiilclligi- 

y.-liito; r.ph; Tr,v xaTavirjatv ihoriyTfli) toO Asaratou iiius. llie eiiiiii ca'losles, iit ait Prii|ilieta, iiarrallo- 

tf;^ xxtjsojj , xa\ o:Sa!jxa).(o ttj 6vt(o? aoyia typr^- nes, por ([iias gluria l)ei aiiininiianir, aiidivil, et 

oaxo, Tji iv Tot? oudt OsojpoufAivr) ao^ia, xi te tou per crealurani ad consideialioiKMn Domiiii crealiirsc 

(fw-h; TouTou x4X),o; xaTovorjia?, ivaXoYixio? zh tou deductus cst, et ad cognosceiidam cain (itiic vcre 

(i),TiOtvou ',f(0T6^ xaXXo; iv(5Tiss, xa\ sv T(p ■TraYt^p tt)^ sapienlia cst, niagistra usus csl ea sapieiitia qua; 



Y?ic: ~h Tou Ti£™tr,x(5To; auTT;v ajjtsTaOsTov iTratosuOT] ■ 
xal xh a(jt£Tpr,Tov tou oupavou jjt^Y-Oo? xaTavof]Tai, 
:rp?>; t6 &Tte[pdv T£ xal o.6p'.<ST:ov ttj,; ifjt-spisxoucjT]^ 
tb :t5v 6uvd[Jt£(i)? ('oSTiYf,Or,, Td; te dxTtvaj ES(ov xoi 
f,XtOU EX T(JJV TOIOUTIOV Ut}/OJ;JtdT(OV [Jt^xP'-? V-^"-*^ 



iii rolius iiiiiversis considoraliir, ct iiiesse iiilclli- 
yitiir, aliiue liiijus lucis piiloliritudinc aniiiiadvors:i, 
por coiiveuientem siiuililudinem ac proportioncm, 
vorse liicis pulcliiitudiiicm coiisidoravit ct iiitelle- 
xil ; et per soliditatoin ao lirniiliidiiioiii tcrra,', cjiis 



6tTixouja,;, t6 jjtT) dTOVitv Ti; voTiTixij tou 0£ou ev- B qui focitoaiii, didioil iniiiiohilitiiloiu ao staliilitatciii. 



EpYsta^; Tipi); 'exajTov fifjttiiv dit^ tou tti; Oeottitj,; 
ij^^ou; xatt^vat 6ti ttlv (fatvo[XiV(i)v lirtiJTeusiv. K.t 
Yip i^; ("ov (f(i)3TTip xotvyi T£ T?i u-oxsi[XcVOV otTrav tt] 
(p^oTtJTtxij SuvdjJLSi otaXaijiSdvsi, xa\ rait Totj [j.st- 
^xouatv iauT>jv smvsfiojv, oXo; ixdj-t;) xa't dSia!psToj 
itdpsaTt • 7r(5T(i) [jtaXXov 4 tou 9(03Tf,po; or,[j.ioupY?).;. 
xa"t TtdvTa iv itdtat y'''5^*'> xaOto; tfTiatv 6 'Aifi- 
OToXo;, xat IxdiTio ~dpsjTt, ToaouTOv iauTiv SiSou;, 
oaov -h uTtoxst[Asvov Ss/stat ! 'AXXd y.ot\ aTd/uv Ttc 
tS(ov tTzi yT\c, y.al Tf,v i-A tpuTou pXdaTTjV, xa't ^iTpuv 
toptfjtov, xa\ t6 Tf;; dTttipa? xdXXo;, t; ev xapTtot;, i) 
£v avOsat, xa\ t^jv auT(i[jtaTOv TtSav, xa'i 6po; kT:\ zh 
oiOiptov iJiJ.o; ir.h zt\; dxpa; dvatstv^jijtsvov, xa"t Td; 
tv UTttopsiat; TtriYd;, [xajdiv Stxr,v sx Ttjjv XaYOVOJV 
Tou 5poui; sttfjfSsouaai;, 7to-a[jLou; ts 5;a Ttjjv xotXojv 
jJiovTar, xa\ OdXaaiav u7toosxo(JiivTiv Td 7cavTax(50s'» 
j5etJ[JLaTa, xa\ cv Tto (jtiTp(;j piivouaav, xu(jtaTd ts toi; 
aiYtiXot; 6pt^(j[jtiVa, xa't oux STts^touaav uTtsp tou? 
TeTaYiiivouj opou; xaTd tt,; fiTtsipou Tf,v OdXaaaav • 
■cauTa xa't Ta TotaiJTa p,i-ojv, TtiTj; oux otTtavTa S.a- 
Xd6ot Tw X6y(jJ, 5t' tLv YiveTat tj Sioa -xaXIa xoij 8vto;, 
ei [jttxpdv lauTiL ouva.utv Tzphq Tr]v (j.sTouatav Tf,; 
tjOucff;; JxsivT,; TtapsaxsudaaTo; "Iva oi Ttapiij Ti 
(iaOfi[jiaTa, oOsv Gi]YSTat 7tp6; dpsTTjv fi Stdvota, y-w- 
jjtsTpiavTe xa't dc-povo(jtiav, xal Tr)v 6ti tou dpt0(jtoij 
xa-a'jSr,atv tt); dXr,Osta;, Ttaadv ts (JiiOoSov dTtoost- 
XTtxf,v Ttjjv dYvoou,aivojv xa\ {l£6at(i)TtxfjV Ttov xaTSt- 
XT](j.[iEva)V, xal Ttpti Y^ toijt(OV, tt]v tt); OeoitveuaTOu 



linmciisa (]uoquo t(i;li niagiiitiidinc aiiiniadvcrsa, 
ad iiirniilam ct indetcriniiiatain potoiiiiaiii res uui- 
Yorsas iii sc oontiuciiteiii dodiicliis est ; eoiispoclis- 
quo radiis solis o laiitis aUitiiilinibus ad iius usqiie 
pertiueiitibiis, per ca qua; apparcnt, providoiitia; 
divin;e cliicicnliis facultatem non decsso tredidit, 
ul ab altitudine deilatis aj unumqueiuquc nostriim 
doscendat. Naiu si unun; luiiiiiiaro et coiiiuiuniter 
quidquid subjcotiim est illuiniiialrice vi occiipat ol 
couiiu'oliciidil, et uiniiibiis iilentibus atiiuo frucn- 
tibus seipsum iiiipei ticiis, totus unicuiqiio ct iii- 
(Kvisus adcst, qiianlu niagis liimiiiaris fabricalor, 
et onioia iu oiiniibus, ut Aposloliis iiiquil", exsi- 
stil et uiiicuique adost, tanlum sese oxliibeiis, 
' quantum subjociuiii capit ! Quinetiani si iiuis vel 
spicam super terram cuuspe.\erit, vel e.\ plaiita 
gernien enatiim, vel racenuim niaturuiii, vol aii- 
tucniii piilcbriludincm, tuin in friictibus tuiii in 
floribus, vel sponte provenienteiu berbaiii, vel 
iiiontem ad xthcream altitudinem a cacuraiiie per- 
tiiieiitem, ot foiites in locis depressis uboriim in 
niodum e\ lateribus et liiatibiis inoiitis ainuontes, 
tuin aiiines per ooiicava luca nuentos, tum luaio 
quod el oiniiia undiqiic lluinina cxcipit, et iii sua 
niensura mauet, nuctusque littoribus terminat, oi 
non ultra constitutus fiiies in continciileiii niaio 
eruuipens : ha;c ct biijusniodi si qiiis ooiisidorot. 
quo pacto uon oninia ratiuiie couipreliciidat, per 



rpaofi; tjtXoao'.; iav, xEXsiav ejtdYouaav xdOapatv Tot; q qua> tbeologis cognitio exsistit ejiis qiii ost? Niiii- 
6t' auTT); t4 Osta 7ts7iat5su[jisvot; (JtuaTfjp;a. quid parvam sibi viiu ad participatioiiein illai iiiii 

dolioiariim couiparavit '? Ct omittam interini disciplinas, quibus nioiis ad virlutcm aciiitur, geoiiie- 
triaiii, astriuiomiaiiKiiie, et eani qiuo per iiuincrum toiitingit cognilioneui verilatis, atque oiiineiii ralio- 
iiem ae viam demonstrativain eoruin quaj ignoranlur, et cuiifirmalivam corum qua) comprebensa et 
intellocta siint : ad baec itein diviiise Scripturx philosopliiaiii, qu;ie perfootam iis (|ui per eam di- 
viiia liioriiit educti niysteria, alfert piirgationom. 



'0 6s (j.t)5s'j6; xotj-ojv b/ -(^iihtm Y'v6[jtsvo;, \t.Tfil 
XetpaYtoYr^Ost; oii xou x6a[j:ou 7tp6s Tf)V Tuiv UTtep- 
xoa[jii(ov dYi?0(ov xaTav6r,atv, d7taX6; Tt? xa\ dYU[Jtva- 
(iTo; xa\ dTpt6f;; Tf,v oidvoiav za,oeXOt'ov t6v fJiov, 
cxstvo; oux dv sv Tot; auTot; ei'T), ev o?; 6 ).6yo; t6v 
i:poXa66vTa dTteost^sv, to; [j.r,x£Tt Sti touto [.taxapt 



At is qiii liariim rcruiii luillius coguitiuiiem ade- 
ptus est, ncquo per luiindum ad cugiiitiuiiem supra- 
niundanaruni roriiiii qiiasi inanu ductus esl, sim- 
plox adeo, tcner ot inoxoroitaius mentcquc incultus 
vitaiii transioiis, nun iu iisdeni versctur, in quibus 
sap,'riurei!i ilhiiii vcrsaiurum oralio domunsiravii. 



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nt Uloirco non amplins j.ula ,,rolol;.m ,-, nobis A atfcpovdrroS^r/vu^Oac, xati .)iv TrpoEvr/OEisav fuiv 



opposilioiiem henlior csse osleoiiatur is qiii viiiE 
imriiceps noii fiiit, eo qui prjcclare pariiceps ejiis 
tiit. Nam eo qtiidem qni ciim vilio neqiiiliaqiie 
vixii, non nioiio siiiiplex, viiiiqiie ac maliii;cexpcrs, 
vcriimeliam is forsilan ^ni nec prorsus qnidemalt 
iniiio proiliil in viiam, beaiior fuerit. Tale enim dc 
JnJa (luoqne per Evangelicam vocem didicinuis ", 
qiiod i:i lalilins is qiii penitus in rerum naliira non 
esi, co quiciim vitiositate pcrvenil in rerini natn- 
lani, meliore condiiione sit. Nani illi oiiidein oli 



dv-iOsjtv, xiv [j.ri [istajy/vta toD [l!o'j tou ii.z-:oiay_i-/- 
toj zaXco;. Tou |jL£v yJip xax(a c7uv£jr;xoto; ou (jiivov 
6 aTtctpdxaxo; av dr[ (iaxaptjtit^po?, liUi xaV 5 
(.tT]ok tY)vdpxT]v r-apsXOtbv sU tlv piov. ToioOtov yip 
xa\ Ttspl toij 'lobSa S;i tr,; Eba-^yiMy.ri; ^ojvt]? ^OiSa- 
XOr,|isv, ott kT:\ Tojv Toioutiov xpittTov tou xati 
xaxtav u^sjtWTi; 63ti tb TtavtEAdi; dvu~<5atatov, 
Ttp [i^v yitp St3e to paOo? Tfi? ititpuetsrj? xaxta; e!f 
fiTtsipov napaTEtvstai fj Sii ttjc xaOapaso); x(5>.aatf, 
Tou S: |j.r] 8vTo? Ttoj; av SSuvt) xaOdtiotTO ; 



rrofunditalem iniiataj vitiosilalis in innniliim prorogalur ca qna; per purgatioiii-iii fit pflciia, enni vero 
qtii non esl, quomodo dolor atlingere possit ? 
Qiiod si qiiis comparai immatuiam infantium B E£ 61 ti? itpbs- Tiv xat' apeTTjv ptov xp£vot tIv vr,- 



vitam cnin ca qiue seciinduin virlutem agitiir, is 
icvera infaiis et imporiunus est. qui liujiisnindi 
jndicio de rebiis nlaiur. Interrogas ergo ( ujtis rei 
pratia iii ea ictate qiiis e viia subducitur, quid per 
hoc divina sapientia providendo cavet? Quod si de 
Jiis qnideni dicas (|uae illegitimum parlum arguuni, 
cl idcirco a parentibiis de medio tolhinlur, iin- 
r.torito nia!iti;e operuin a Deo raiionem reposcas, 
(ini ea qu:e in liac parle non recte facta sunt, in 
jiiilicium adducit. Sin autem aliqiiis, etiamsi dili- 
geiiler ediicetur ct curelur a pnrentibus, voiaqueab 
iisdein pro eo siudiose susfipianliir, vils; lamen 
particeps iion esl, niorbo ad mortem usque inva- 
loscente (quod solius liaud dnbie causae est), banc 



TttwSr) xa\ fiwpov, Stopo? 6 toiout<5? iaii totauTT] xpi- 
Gct Ttspl ttov SvTOJV -/^pijiixsvoq. "Epwta? cuv orou 
Xipiv ^v touTtj) tr[i f^Atxia? ojv Tf]? l^iiirii uTtE^ayE- 
tat, Tt Sti TOUTOU Tr,c Octa- aoyiag Ttpo[jtT]Oou[jtivr]?. 
'A),X' et [j.kv Ttsp''. Toutdjv liyoi^, oaa tt]? TiapT.^jiy.OM 
xuf,aetj)j D.EYx^^s yi^/^^zai , xa't Sti ToiJTO Ttapi tcov 
Yevvriaa[).^vwv k^ct-favl^zzai, oux eixiiTcoj av tiIiv t?,? 
xaxia; epytov ih/ ©cSv aTtatTofr]? Tiv Xdyov, tJiv Ti 
|jlt] xaXoj; i7z\ TOUTtij ■{Eys.vT^p.iva elg xpiatv SyovTa. 
Ei S^Ttj xa"i <ivaTpe90[jiivtov TtJiiv Yevvr^Toptov, y.a\ 6t' 
lTtt[jiEXeta^ OepaitEuivtiov, xa\ Si' £'>/?,(; aTtouSa^iv- 
Ttov, 6[ito? ou (jtcTix^t ''OiJ fi!ou, xaTaxpaTouvTOs (Jt^- 
Xpt OavdtTou Tou (i;^<5(oaTTJ[jtaTO? (3 [jt(5vT]; tt]? aitiaj 
iiva;jitft6(5Xti)j ^aT^l), tauTa TOp\ TtiJv ToiouTtov eixi- 



de talibus conjectiiram facimus , qiiod perfccla; ^ Co^Jtev, oTt TsXeia? ^aTt Ttpovota?, oCi (jidvov yzymdzct 

proTidenlis sit, non niodo inorbos contractos cu- 

rare, venim eliani ne ab inilio qiiidem prorsus ali- 

qiiis in rcbns velilis versetur, providere. Verisimile 

enim esl cum qui id quiid futurum est seqiic atque 

prseleritiim cognovil, progressum vit.Te infaiitis ad 

perfectionein pioliibere, ne quod vi pr.Tcsi ia maluin 

animadversum cst in eo qui ita viciiirus fuissel, 

pcrficiatur, alque ei qui ea voluntate arbitrioque 

viclurus fuisset,vitii neqnili;cque materia viia fiat. 

.Mque hiiiic inicllccium similitudine quadam facile 

fiierit cxprinicre atqiie repr;csentare. Sit eniin, 

cxempli graiia, cx oinni genere ciboruin opiparum 

quoddam ac dnbiuni convivis epiiliiin proposiium ; 

liiiic pra?sit ex convivis is qui exacte ciijusquc 

iiaturre proprielatcm noveril, qnid lali qiiidem 

loinperamcnto alquo complexioni commodum, qnid 

ilcm noxium et iiicommodiim sit, addita sit ilem 

luiic cum aurtoritate polestas etonTiciuin quoddam, 

lit ad suiim arbitriii;n alinin quidein nti et frui 

appositis siuat, aliiim vero prohibeat, ct omnia 

laciat ad hoc, qno qnisque suo temperamenlo 

aique coinplcxioni coinmoda convenicntiaqiie at- 

tingai, ne vcl morbo obnoxiiis per esciilenia inaic- 

riai;i mnrbo adjiciens conriciatiir, vcl robiistior 

iiicominodo cibo molestiani e\ humoruin abundan- 



OspaTtEuEtv TJt itdOr], dXX' oTtto? 5v ^rfil tr,v dp-/fiv 
Tt; TOt^ dTtT]YopcU[j.ivot; eyyivotto itpovosrv. Thv yap 
iyvwy.i-a euiaT]; Ttp itap£AT]XuOdTt Tb (jiAXov, im- 
xtoXuctveix?)? Tr]V sttI t^ TiXstov T?,? u^oirj; tou vr|Tt!ou 
TtpdoSov, to; av [jit] t?, TtpoyvtoaTtxri ouvd[jtei ih y.aza- 
vor,Oi;v xaxiv e7:'i tou (j.£XXovto5 outojj pto')7eaOat 
TsXetOjOiir], y.a\ yevriTat Tip ttj TotautT] rpoatpisei 
ou^fiaeaOat (jtiXXovtt uXr] xaxia; 6 piof. TTtoSeiY^JtaTt 
oi Ttvt ,<5aStov Sv £t'T] TtjtpaatTiaai zb \/iriij.a. "EaTto Yap 
xaO' U7:<50eatv TtavtooaTT-r, Ttf euojxta TTpox£t;a.£vr] T(p 
auixTtoaio), ETttaTOTeiTO) Se Tt? Totouto; tojv SatTu(jti5- 
vtov, olo; dxptSu)? Eioevat Tot Tr-t, exdaTou cfuaeeoi 
tStoj[xaTa, xal ti (jikv xaTdXXtiXov Ti] totatJTT) xpdaet, 
Ti oi iTtt6Xa6£5 xa't dvo!x£tov • TtpoaxeiaOto ik tout(i) 
xal. auOsvTtxf) ttj l^ouaia, ToiJ xaTi ih fStov poijXT][);a 
T^jv [iev Ttva (Jtetixstv ttov Ttpoxet[jtlvo)v Wv, tiv cs 
OTtoTpiTtEtv, xa't Ttdvta Ttoteiv, o'); dv xati Tr]v cau- 
Toij xpaatv exaaTo; Ttov xaTaXXf]Xo)v TtpoaditToiTO, 
ha (xfiTE 6 voatoSr]? iTttTptSEir), 7tpoaO£\? iiXTjv Sti 
TtJov eSo)oi(Jtojv TT) vjat;), (Jtr)ts 6 eupwitiiTepo? xd[jtot, 
ei; itXT]OojpixT]v dT]Siav JxTuiTtttov tt] xaTaXXf)Xti) Tpo- 
(jiri' iv TouTOt; i^ (JLeaouvTO? Tou au^AZoaiou Tt? Tttiv 
xr\ otvotjjXuYi? tpoaxst(xivtov eJdYTiTai, r) ev dpxi) tiiv 
Tr,? (j;eOt]?, rj (Jte/pt teXou; Ttapafiivr) Tto SetTtvtp, 
TaiJTa Tou eTttatdtou otxovo[j;o\JVTO^, ('o? dv euaxr,(jtc- 



tia contrabat atque laboret; in his aliqiiis vinolen- voJt) Siapxw? f) Tpdrtefa T(ovex itXriOiopa? xat (xiOr,,, 
lia> addictus, vcl cx niedio convivio ediicatur, vel xa\ Ttapa^opa? xaxoov xaOapeiJouao. "SJpTtsp ouv ttJi. 
cuni incipial inebriari, vcl in fincm iisquc perma- tuv f;5ua;j.dTtov xvfar)? dTtoaTttonsvo; oux ev f)oovf, 



Mallb. 



{Kr; ni'; im"a\tibus qui rn 

Ttotstxac TaJv xaTaf)u|jitiov -t;v sTspTjjiv, a).V «xptTtav ,\ 

Tivi Toij iTwtaTaTOUvTOi; xoTaYtvtjjiXot, tj); ^Odvw TtvV 
xa\ ou icpovoia tuiv T:poxst;afv(ov a::sipYovTo;. Ei 51 
T-.phi TOu?tTia3/r,aovouvTa; -.t\ irapaTdjstT?,; |Jt'Or,; 
pXsTOt ev e[j.eTot; y.at xapr,6aptat; xa\Tto irapatfOii'- 
YiiOai Tt Tuiv ou 5s(5vt(ov, x*P''^ 6[i.oXoyv. zm irpbToO 
TotouTou raOouj Trj^ ijjt^Tpou r:/.r,i;jLOVTi.; OTOaTr)- 
(JavTt. Ei 6t) vsviirjTat ^pirv -i uTOS:tY;xa, (i^Stov Sv 
eiV, irpojayaYSiv tJ. Jv touti.j xaTaAT)-fOcV if;;jitv Osd')- 
pT)[jta Ttji TTpoxEtjji^/tj) voi;iJ.aTt. Ti vjcp t6 zpoxsijxsvov 
r,v ; "Otou x"*?'^ * '9s!'S> t.oT/.t^^ ouaTj^ Tot; TaTpdst 
STTOuSf).; tpuXaxOTlvat JauTot^ Tiv tou ^iou otiSoxov, 
ottopov To).).dx'.s iv TtT) T^Xst ■z'\q -f^Atxia^ 13. -b zf/Jlv/ 
dvap-a^sjOai ; Opb? oiJ? £pou[jt£v t6 cu;j.7:oTtxiv 
ixstvo u-dSjiYiJta, oTt tt;? tou ^iou TpaT:iL|r;? toXat^v -z 
xal TtavToSaTTf.'/ *to'/ EOtoSt'[».ti)v tt]v TrapaixsuTjv r/'"''-^" 
CT^.; {vo:t 5i ijtot xaTa tt;v diapTUTtxT;v Efjt-Jipiav ;jit] 
TrdvTa T(i) tt;c f,5'jvQ; jjtiXtTi Ta tou piou xaTa^Xuxai- 
vsTOai, tiXX' ScTtv o-ou xa\ Tot; auaTr^ptjTipot? T(bv 
TU|jt-o;jtaT(ov Ti)v Jtoi;v iTrapTusaOai , oTa Sf; tptXoTExvou- 
aiv oi Ttjjv TzipX YacTipa xa\ OoivT;v fjSovtTjv TixvtTat, 
ToT; EptfxuTipot;, i^ <5iXjJt(o3iv, i^ rapaaTu^outjtv Tot^ 
(^pi^stjTdJv oatTu;jt<ivtov dva|i(5fi:i.^ovT:;)* £T:i\ ouv ou 
5i4 iTavT(ov t^-\ xcov TtpaYndTtijv [jtcXtEtSi;? 6 §io?, dXX' 
sjTiv £v oT; dXjiT; t4 ()'|ov iciTiv, ?, ciTU'|t;, t) o^toSr;?, 
ij STjxTtx-/) Ti? xa\ 5pt;jt:ta irottjTT;; evTptSetcra Tot; 
TpdYiJ^^"' SusXri-TOv TOist tt;v xapuxsiav tou {Jiou, 
TXf;pci; 5i ol zr^q dT:dTT;; xpaTT,p3c ravToojc-ou xpd- 
p.aTo;- (Lvot [j.'iVT5 (puitliSE? TidOoc 5id tou ctu^ou tt;c 
OTtdTT;; ^[jLiTOioujtv, ot 6c elq ■itapacfopdv Tou; £[jn:i(5v- _ 
ta; l|ExaXiiavTO, SXXot; 5k toiv TtovT^piJJ? XTr,0£vTO)V 
t6v ^ptETOv Std tt;? aiixpS; dT:o-ij£(oj dvsxivrjCjav. 

'Q; olv OUV [iT] cTTtXpOvi^Ol TT) TOtaUTT) TT|; TpaTti- 

Ct;j TtapacjxsuT; 6 (Jtr; SeovTto? T(p au^jtTtoiiio xpr.cjd- 
(j.£Vo;, OaTTOv E^^Y^"^' "^^"^ '^'^^ SatTup.ov(ov TtXr^pco- 
(j.aTo;, X£p5aiv(ov t?i [jit; £v Exiivot; y-''-^''-'-! ^'■' 'Q 
d,uL£Tpia Trj5 dTtoXaunsu); Totj Xai[jtapYouat Ttptj^svo; 
vivETat. Tout5 JcJTiv 5 9T][jtt TeXEia; £lvas 7:povoia? 
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CTt 6 XoYtp Tii TtdvTa itoitJJv uitb tjJtXavOpojTtia? d(p- 
ciipstTat Tr,; xaxiac Tr,v iiXnv, y.T] StSou? xatpiiiv tt) 
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ptiOEtaT) 5id Tuiv £pY(ov £v xazia; s^oxt) 6£txOf,vat r. 
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f,t4 Ttjjv TOtouTOjv JXiYXSt 6 auvtaTtov t'j tou piou au[ji- 
Ttciaiov, (jj; dv, olpiat, Yupj6v Ttov surpoKiiTtdJv -po- 
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•rii^isvov. ^iaj^ Ydp oi ■itoXXo\5i4TouTOTat;Tou itXsiovo; 
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cxstv Svte;, dvT\ piupiojv Tixvojv TtoXXd; £ittOu;xia.; iv 
dauToi? T:ai5oTpo'fouaiv, oiJx i/o-^-ii r.oij ttjv dvdY- 



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neat in coeii.i, li.xc itu |)ixl'oeio adiiiinislraiiie, ut 
luilluni i;.\ abiiiulaiilia attiiie cliiiclate iiiciilisqiK! 
(Icpiavatione inaluiii cxsislciis in iiicilio rclinqiia- 
tiir, scti pcr|icliiiis tlctoi- cl lnincstas in inciisa 
servctur. Qiicinailinotliini iyitiir ci (iiii a iiidorc 
coiuliiiiciitorniii avcllitiir, privalio cornm qiia; cordi 
sii.il, ingrata ai(|nc iiijiicuiula csi, ati|iic iniportu- 
nilatis ac tciiicritatis ciijusilam pra;fcctuin comlcin- 
lial, (luasi iiiviilia qiunlaiii ct iinr. |irovitlciilia ab 
apposilis aiccnlcin. Scd si aii cos iiiii proro^atio- 
lie cbricialis voiiiciulo, capuUiiie gravalnni jaclan- 
(lo, ac lcnicre (|ii.c noii dccel profcreiulo, eliain 
luiiic se turpitcr gcrcntcs rcs|)icial, graliani liabcl 
ci qiii, anlcquam lalia silii accidcrenl, al) iiiimodc- 
rala rei)lctione cuiii proliiluicril. Si igiliir siniili- 
tiiiio a iiubis iiitcllccta cst, facilc fiicrit iii ea coiii- 
prclieiisaiii a nobis spccnlalidiicni ad pioposiuini 
scnsiini accoinnuidarc. Qiiiil cniiii cralpniposituin!! 
Cujiis rci gratia, cuin pluriiniini studii parciites iii 
lioc poiianl, ut suarum sibi laculiatuin succcssor 
rcservclnr, Deus sa'pe antc teiiipus ac prajiiiaturc 
in inipcrfccla atlate aliri[ii siiiit id qiuul iiatiinicst? 
llis qiii ita iiitcrrog.iiil, rcfcrcinus convivalcni il- 
lam similitudineni, qiiod ciiiii luiilliini ar variiiiii 
csculcntoriini apparaliiiii vita; iiiciisa liabi'al ( in- 
tclligeaiueni niilii sccuniiuin iicritiani rt^i ciiliuaria! 
artis(|uc coiidicndoruiii cibDiuiii, iiun oiiiiics vil.c 
partcs voluptalis iiiclle diilccsccrc, scd aliciilii 
eliain acerbioribus casibus vitani coiidiri, (jualia 
niniirum ailificcs viilii|itatuni ad cpiilas ct vciitrem 
perlineiitiuni excogitant el tractaiit, vel airioribus, 
vel salsuginosis, vol astringentibus appctitiis con- 
vivarum excitanles) : quoniam ergo iion pcromnia, 
iicgolia oiTiciaipie vita suavis et jiicuiida est, seil 
iii aliqulbus ctiam salsaiiicntuni (iljsoiiiuni est, vel 
astrictiva, vcl acclosa, vcl nuirdax qiucdain ct acris 
qualitas ingesla, et rebus intriia siiii iiiu dillici- 
lem efficit vita; cibuin condiluiii, |ilriii ilcin varia; 
mistuiic fraudis cratcres siiiit ; quiiiiiui alii 
qiiiilciii iiiflalionis vitiuin per faslus fr.iiideiii iiige- 
neraiil , alii veio in leniei ilalein ac vecordiaiii 
devocanl cos qui imbiberiiit, aliis ilcm malc qu;c- 
sitorum voiniliim per tiirpcin snlulidiicm inovent. 
Nc crgo iii tali mcns;c a|ip:iratu dnilius iinmore- 
lur, (|ui iioii rectc ac deccnter coavivio ulatur, ci- 
tius cducitur cx catu alqiic consessu convivaruni, 
id lucri facicns, (luod iii illa molestia aliiiic liir- 
pitiidiiie noii vcrsctur, quariini icriiin iiiiniiidciata 
suiii|iIio bc!luoiiibus concili;ilrix cxsistit. lloc cst, 
quod dico pcrfcct;c atque alisoUitec proviJeiitiaj 
opus cssc, non solum coiitractos ciirare niorbos, 
vcruin ctiam probibcrc anteqiiaui coiitr.iliantur. 
Quam adeo opinionciii ctiaiii de niortc iiif;iiitiuiu 
liioiio natoruiii luiliciiius , quod is qui raliiiiic 
oinnia facil, humaiiitate adductus vitiis niateriam 
aiiiert, spaiiuiu lcinporis voluntati pcr vim pr;E- 
scioni notat» et aniinadversaD non dans, ut pcr 
opcra in neqiiitirc vitiiqne exccllcnlia oslcndatiir 
(l'.ialis bit, cum ad niaUtiii impctum lialicat cl cfTe- 



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clmii. S;cpeiuiiiioro luilciii pcr iMijiismoiIi cliiuii A xr,v 'f); dpjiMiica? tauir,.; iTtavsvsYxtDStv. Ki S^-civ;? 



casiis siiniihilaiit ali|iu' pr;i'lons;uii avaiili;t iiooos- 
silaloin ;irguil is (iiii vil;i; coiiviviliiii coiistitiiil, iil, 
opiiior, iiudaliis speciosis pneloxlibns ac vclaincn- 
tiii avariti;B iiiorbus apparcat luillo falso legii- 
inento obuinbraliis. Nani vulgo pleriqne aiunl, 
idcirco se ciipidiiati rein aiigciidi iiidiilgere, ul 
diliores e.\ scse natos reddaiit, qiioriiiii morbiun 
proprium csse, ei ex necessitalc non innnsci arguit 
iiiexciisabilis avaritia eorum qiii liberis carent. 
Miilti enini cniii nee liabcant iiiulloruin laborti 
p:uioniiii bonornin successores , nec arKiiiando 
iiabitiiros esse se spercnt, pro iiiliiiitis liberis inul- 
las intra scse ciipidilales aUint, non liabentes in 
qiios coiifcraiil biijus inorbi necessilatein. Quod si 
qiii inalc in vita versanliir, ac dodita opera consiil- 
tiiqiie crndelos, truces atqiie tyrannici sunt, omni- 



xazwc i-iSrjpioOvTEi; tiTj ^icp, Tupavvcxo! t- xal ri- 
xpo\ Tr;v Tipoaipiaiv, TiaJac^ 4xo),a5!ai.; 5;Sou).(ij[jti- 
vot, Ou[i.(T> Tza.p3.-xkr[yz^, tpei8(5[ji.£vot tiTjv livTixiaitjv 
xaxiTiv oijSivSi^, ).T)aTa\ xal avSpotfivot, xaV naTpiStov 
TtpoSoTat , i^ el' Tt TOUTijjv l5Ttv evaf^i^TEpov ( oTov 
7T;aTpo-.fovot xz y.aX [XT]Tpo),(I)at, xat TiatSoxT(jvot , xal 
Tat^ TiapaviSjjLoi; (Jii^sjtv £7:t).ucj(JjvTi?) , oi toioutoJ 
T!V£? i5vT£?, Iv Ti) xaxtot TauTT) yT)paixouatv • T.Cii; 
£.p£i Ttc duijiSatvciv TauTa Tot; -po^^TiTajjjiivot; ; Ei 
yap Tb Tip^ wpa; dviipiiaJTOv, ib? av [j.f, dq liXoi 
xaxi Ti uTci5£tY[Aa tou au[jtTioatou toTj TtaOEat XT\i 
sOjr|i; xauTT]? iX),ai[jLapYTia£t£v , itpovor,Ttx(Jj; uTtE^- 
ay^Tai tou ,3twTtxoiJ au[jt™aiou • xivo? x^P'^ '^ ■^^'' 
o0to5 [j;^xP' T''!?'''? c(JiTtapotv£t Tto au^jtTtosito, tiovt]- 
piv JauTtTj T£ xa"!. Tot,; au[j.TtoTat? xrv TtJJv xaxiTjv 
itoAoxpaaiav ^TttaxcSd^tov ; 



l)us libidinibus obnoxii, iracnndia prsecipites, a iiullo incurabili inalo ahstincnlcs, lairones, liomicid;p, 
p;itri;c |trodiioros, ac si quid liis est detestabiliiis, niagisve nefariiim et exsecranilum ( veluti parricidic, 
inairiiui piilsatores, lilierorum intorfectorcs , et qiiadam qiiasi rabie nienlis logibiis velitos coiicubitiis 
secianies : qui cuin lales adeo siiil, in bac nequitia atque vitiositate consenescunt : quomodo dicel 
aliquis bsec congruere et convenire cuni iis quae supra qiioesiia atque Iraclala sunt? Naiii si is qui prgc- 
inalure abripitnr, ne jiixla siinililiidinem convivii ad (inom usqne in viliis liiijus vil;e qiiasi lielluetur 
ati|iie dcbaccbetnr, jtrovida qiiadain caiitione ac benovolciitia cx viiali subdiicitur convivio : qua de 
causa, qiii lalis est, usqiie ad senectuteni iii convivio debaccbalur, noxiam tiim sibi , tum conipoloribus 
et coiivivis maloriim crapulam olTundens ? 

Sod cur, prorsus inquis, bunc quideni provida 'A),),i Sii ti, TtavTtog hpdc, Th\i pilv itpovoTjTtxcTj^ 

LPiiovi)loiilia siibdiioit ex vila priusquaiii per uTt^^di-Ei tou ^iou Ttptv T£),£iojOTivat otd tou xaxou Tr)v 
ntaliim voliintas perliciatur, illum vero rermqiiil Ttpoaipjatv, xbv Sl xaTa),£tTt£t ysviaOat TotouTov, tl)? 
lalem fieri, iit mcliiis ipsi esset penitus nalum non 5[jietvovaijT(Ti£Tvat Tijji^ YsvsaSat 6),toj; npb?64 roiJTO 



csse ? Ad boc itciit cjusmodi quanidam benignio- 
ribiis el Beqnioribus ralionem reddciniis, quod s.^e-- 
penuiiiero vila coruin qiii bene \ixcrint, ctiain iis 
qui ex ipsis nati siint, causa nielioris conditionis 
est. Alque sexcenta horum ex divina Scriptnra 
testimonia siiiit, quibus aperle doceinur cjiis cur;\; 
benericiique qiiod digni a Deo conscquuntiir, ctiani 
cx ipsis progenilos una participes esse. Haud con- 
temnenda autem sors fiierit ctiani aliciii impcili- 
menlo fnisse ad malitiain et nei|uitiani qni jnxta 
illani oinnino victiirus fuisset. Sod qiioniani bic 
iit rebus incertis oratio conjcctiiris utitiir, nullus 
omiiiiio reprebendet, si in inultas parles conje- 
clura metiiom didiicit. Non soliim cniin aiictoril us 



TotouTi^v Ttva ToT; EUYvtj)[JtoveaTipot? dcTtoStoaofjtev 
),(5yov, oTt TtoXXdxt^ f) CtoT) Ttov £u pzSuj>Y.iz(i)-j xai 
ToT? £| auTcTjv atTiaTou pEATiovo? y^^e''^'^'- KaV [iupiat 
TotjTOJv kv. T^? OeoTtveuaTou rpa^rjc a! [jtapTupiat, 
5i' tl)v aa^toi; 5t6aa-x6[jie0a tt)? Ttapi tou ©eou ysvo- 
[A£VY); TOt^ d|tot? xr,oetiovtai; xaV tou; i^ auTcTjv au[j.- 
[j.eT£'y.£tv. 'AYaOov 5' av Etr) xe^dXatov xat t6 £[jtTto- 
6tov Ttvt Ttpb; xaxtav YSveaOat Tto [jiiXXovTi TtavTO)? 
xai' ix£tvT)v pttuaeaOai. 'ETt£\ 6i tuv dSr^Xtov 6 X6- 
Yo; evTaiJOa xa-aaioxaCeTat, TtdvTto; ouSel? aiTtdae- 
Tat, TtoXXaxT) tou aTOxaajjioO Tr)v Stdvoiav ayovTO;. 
Ou ij.6'i0^j yi.p TOtj xaOr)YOU[ji£vot; tou y^vou; £i'Ttoi 
Tt; Sv t6v 0£iv xap'?6[jt£V0V uTt£?dYetv Ti); xaxi); 
CioT)? t6v xai' auTr)v pttoa6[j.£vov, liXX' £i xa\ [j.t)6£V 



generis gratiricantein Deiiiii dixeril aliqiiis ex iin- n £i'T) TotoOTov trtV Ttov itpb topa? avapitajopi^jojv, ou- 



proba vila siibducere oiiin qni iii ea victiirus fiiis- 
set, verum ctiaiit si iiilill cjusniodi sit in iis, (ini 
prsemalure abripiuntur , liaiid absurdnm fiierit 
opiiiari airocius ae periciilosins illos sesc in viiiosa 
xila gesluros fiiisso, (|iiain illornm queiiu|uam, i|iii 
ob vitam ne((iiain atiiiie improbaiii n()bilit:iti fue- 
riitt. Nam niliil fiori siiie Deo cx mullis rebiis di- 
dicimiis : nirsiun vcro non forluita esse, nec 
ratione carere ca qu;c divinitiis adniinistranlnr, 
iienio non conccsserit, scicns quod Dcuis ratio ac 
sapientia est, el oninis virtus ac verilas. Nibil 
aiitem ralionis, ratione carct, neque sapienlis ali- 
qiiid insipieiis est, neque tum virliis, tiim veriias 
admiserit alquc sustiniicril id oiiod cuin virlutc 



Sev d7:£txi^ oi'£aOat, t6 ^''^'■-wbTepov dv ^XEtvouj dv 
TtXa[jL6dv£aOat toO xaii xaxiav ptou, f^ toutojv exa- 
aTov T(ov irA Ttovrjptot ^'■'toptaO^vTiov Ttapi t6v piov. 
T6 Yi? [J-T)S£v dO£e"t YtveaOat, 5ti TtoXXcbviYvtoxaijtev • 
To S^ au TtdXtv [kii Tuxati le xa't SXoYa eTvat Ta Oe^- 
Oev oixovo[Jiou|jt£va, Tta? Sv 4[jtoXoYf)aEtev, eiSto? oti 
6 Szhq X6yo; iail, xa't tsotfln, •/.a\ itaaa (SpeTT) xal 
dX-r,0£ta,... xh (jtr) ivdtpSTOV t6 xa't ^§to xou dXr,Oou; 
xaTaSi^atTo. EtTE o-jv xaia Ti; Eipr,[ji£vaf aiTia; 
Siopoi TtvE; dvapTtdsovTat, et'T£ Tt xa\ eiepov itapi 
ti eipr,[jt£va iaT"i, t6 Ttdvito; iTt"t axortto Tto peXTiovi 
TaOta Y'V-3Sat auvo[jtoXoY6TaOat 7tpoaf;x£t. OlSa 51 
Ttva xal ).6yov ^TEpov Ttapi tt); toO 'ArtoaT^Xou ao- 
yia; [J.a06jv, 6;' ov Ttve; Ttbv xaii xaxiav u7:£p6aX- 



185 DE INFANTIBUS QUI rH^EMATURK AnRIPIUNTUU. 190 

XivTHJV xiTi Tr]v iaoTtov Tpo^ipsz:^ C^i^i! aj:iOr,- A ciinjiiiKlmii, ;ic vciilalis pailiccps non (Mcrit. Siv3 



cav. rujAvajaj yip e~1 Tiliov Tr]v TOLaO-rrjv Sidvoixv 
£v T(j) iTpii 'Po>|jiotou{ Xifiiii 't*^ avOuTCveY^^iJV Jauxw 
t6 £x toO lixoXouOou dvTiTtO^fiEvov, -zh jjit) civ tWjyu):; 
ev aiTta TiiV xaxiv i-i yEvisOai, stTrsp OsiOsv E/£t 
t6 xax^; Eivat, o'Jx av YevoiJisvo.; TTavTtoj, £t7::pd6o'J- 
).r|Tov rjv Tti) £7:txpaT0UVTt twv Svtiov • ouTto; ditavTa 
TiTj \6-((f, oia PaOuTipa? Ttvb? Ostoptaj ttjv dvOuTio- 
(fopav uTTcxXutov. ^'r.a^ ■^■^P ■'^'^ ^-^''' f "-«djTii) t?j xar' 
d^iav vi|iovTa,53Ttv 5tiou xa\ tt, xax(a otoovat -/ojpav 
ItA oxoTctiJ TU) P:XT(ovt. TouTOu yip evexev EtaiE Ycvi- 
cOat, xa\ TotouTov Y^viaOat Ti.v AIyutttiov Tupavvov, 
i'>; dv Tfi ixsfvou TiXriYii 6 'IjparjX TraiSeuOeir), 6 tio- 
Xjc; ixitvo.; Xab^. xa't iraiav Tr^v iS, dptO;jtou ■^TcpiXr,- 
t!.tv fitaCatvtov. "iTto^ yxp ■zf\; Ozlai; ouvdiictj)? o.k 



igiliir, scciiiiiliiiii jniii (lidas caiis:is, piiciiialiiie ct 
ante lcinpns aliqiii aliripiiiiilur, sivc (|iii(l eliaiu 
aliud pnclcr ca (inae ilicta siiiil, cst , asscntiii con- 
venil, li:t;c inlcnlionc atiiiic pnirsus consilio licri 
iiii'liorc. Novl aiUeiii (iiiaiiulaiii cliaiii aliaiii ralio- 
iiciii, qiiaiii a sapicntia Aposloli diclici, pcr quam 
iioniinllis, qiii iicqnitia cxccllcrcnt, ail ailiiliiiim 
siiiiin vivcre piMniissiini liiit. (liiin Iraclasscl ciiim 
(liulins cjiismodi sciitouliani iii Plpistola ad Koiiia- 
iios, ct ex advcrso sulijccisset silii id (iiiod cs 
coiiscquenlia opponebaliir, non jam amplius rcctc 
acciisari nialuin, siquidcm divinltiis liabcat, i:t 
maliis sit, qiii prorsiis fiiluriis iioii riiissct. si no- 
liiissct is qiii polilur rcriiiii univcrsaiiiin : sic oc- 



■ndvTiov vvtjjpt^ojjiivTic, xa\ ::pl; t^ euspYETi-tv to-jj ^ cisrrit oralioiii pcr profundioroin (|ii:imdain spccu- 

lalioiiem, oppositioncm solvnis. Ait ciiim l^cnin 
ciiique id quo digiius fil, Iribncnlem , alicnlii 
nciiiiiti:!! qiioqiic inlciitiniie alque cnnsilio (]iioilam 
melioic lociim darc. Idcirco cnini passiini csse 
iiasci, atqiie adeo lalem iiasci iCgyptiiim illum 
lyrannum, ut illiiis plaga Israel mulius ille popu- 
lus oiiincniqiie ex nunieiis collcctam cninprcliiMi- 
sionem cxcedcns, criidiictiir el iiislitiicrelnr. N:im 
cnm aeqiialilcr divina polenlia per omnia cogno- 
scatiir, ct ad Ijenefacicndiiin iis qui digni suiit, 
snnicieiis sil, ct ad punitioneiii iicqnili;!! faciill:is 
ci iioii dcsit, quoiiiam oninino npoitcb:it popiiliini 
illiim (lediici cx jEgypto, ne (|ua cis yEgyplionim 
nialoium, qiiod ad vit;c errorcm attincl. coinnuiiiio 



d^tou; Ixavtoj Ixouot]? • k-nsX 51 ■rcdvTto; £XP'i"' «'^O'- 
TrtaOrivat ttj? AtYu^iTTOU Tbv Xa6v ixstvov, ih; av jjtf, 
Ttc auTOi? Y^'^"'^'*'' '^'''^ XiyMrrzioiv xaxiov xaTi Tr,v 
Tou piou ■n).dvr,v xoivtovia, to'Jtou Xi^P''^' ^ Oeoijidxov 
Jxstvof 6 JitV ■TiavTl xaxto 6vo[jtaaT?i? 'tapaijj ttj ftoi) 
Ttov eu£pYETOU|jiivti)V auvavisxsv ts xai tjuvfix.utaaev, 
(0? dv Tr,; StWT,? Tou 0SOU svepYStac st?' J'xaTep(ov 
[jisptKOij:ivr,;d5t(o;Tr,v YvtoJtv Ttov S'Jo Xd^r; 4'l3par)X, 
ih p.1'1 xpsiTTOv to' JauTO'J 6tSaJX(i(i£vo;, t6 oe crxu- 
OptomSTspov ^Ttl Ttijv Stdxaxtov [jtaaTtYoujjtivtovootov, 
to^ Tto 'j-sp^d/.XovTt Tf,c co^f (a^ stSoTo; to'j 0eo'j xa'i 
t6 xaxiv Tfi Tou OYaOoiJ Tuv£pY(a ;/.sTaxetpi.r£30a'.. 
Xpeia Ydp TtT) TsxviTr, (si xP'] '^hw dT:oaToXtx6v X^^yov. 
xa't otd T(ov?|[jtSTiptov X(iY(ov p£6attoOr,vat),xp£ia Tot- 



vuv Tto 6ti T?,; Tixvr,? Trpti; Tt Ttov ptiotjjeXiov epY<^- C contagioqne accidercl, idcirco advcrsarius iile Dci 



X:t'(ov TUTtouvTt Tiiv a!5f,pov, 0'j (Jiivov to'j e'J):(JXto; tt^ 
Ti-xvifi stxovTo; ly. Ttvoc cfuaf/.r); dTiaXfJTrjTO:;, dXXi 
xdv Xiav dvTiTUTTo; 6 aior,po; f;, xdv [jir) (5aSioj; 6ti 
7:up6; sx[jtaXdaaTiTat, xa't rcpic t6 axsijo; TtJJv XP^'^'' 
[-ttov TOu piouTUT:toOr,vat tw dvuTtsixTto ts xa\ aTsp^yiJ') 
fJLT] o'.6; TE fi, xa\ to'Jtou i\ '^iyyr^ S7ttJr,Tet tt]v auv- 
epYiav. ■'jVx[;.ovt y^^P xP'^'-''^' '^'1' TOto'JT!o, t'o; Tat; 
lr:'t T0'JT0U ■nrXr,Yat; Tiv evspYri ts xji'! i.-a'/.h\i r.p6; Tt 
Tiliv xpr,a![jt(ov dTTOTUTiouaOat. 



proptcr oiiinem ncquiliain iioiiiinaliis cl nnbililatiis 
Pliarao, in vita eorum qnibiis bcne liebat, cl cxor- 
lus csl, cl (loruit, ut diiplici cflicicnlia Dei in 
utrisquc dislributa juslam nlriiisque coguilioncm 
Isracl acciperct, dum id quidein, qiiod melius erat 
in scipso disccret, trislius aulciii in iis qui ob 
nequiliam et in:ililiaiit nagcllabanlur, viderct, cum 
cxcelleniia sapienliic su;c Deus nlmirum etiam 
maliim ad adjiivanduin bonum iraclare ei accom- 



luo.lare scial. Opus eiiim cr:it :.rliiici ( si ciiam no^^lris verbis aposloliciiin scrmonem confirmaii 
oportet ), opiis igilur erat por arteni excndcnti rcriinn ad uiile qiioddam vit:c instiiimeiitniii, non 
solum eo qnod cx nalnrali quad:im lcnerilale :ic iiiollUudiiio f:icilc arti ccderol, voriiiiieli^iin si ad- 
iiiodum durum, rigidiim alqiie rcsislens forinni sii, cliamsi non facile pcr ignciii niollescat, ct ad 
.iliqiiod vitJB ncccssariuin inslrnniciiluiii ob rciiitenliam ac lirinitudinciii su;im cxcuili ac formari 
non possit, cliam liujus ars ailjuincnluin requirit. Nam pro incude lali iitotiir, ul ittibus ia ea feirum 
toneriim el adopiis aptum ad arK]iiod utile iiistruiiientum excudatur el cCforinetur. 

'A'AX'£p£t Tt;, OTt oO TcdvTec T:api Tiv fl!o'j to-jtov \) Sod dicot aliquis, qiiod noii omncs in bac vita 
Tri; JauTtov |jio/Or,p(a; dT:iXauaav o'J6i y^P ''' '^otT' siisc nequiliae poeiias dent : nam ncc qui scciiinliim 



dpsTfjV ,StOTe'JovT£; ev Trj fo)-ii Ta'JTT] twv Tr,; dp£TT;; 
ISptoTtov d7:(juvavT0. Tt ojv, tfr^A, toutojv eivat xh 
Xprjitijtov Itzi Ttov ^v xax(a dTt[j.iopf,TtOs p£6i(o-/:'>T0JV ; 
napaOf,ao[jiat aot xa\ nph; touto X6yov, Ttov dvOpto- 
rtvtov XoYta[iti)V,6t{jT)X()TSpov. "trjal ^dp t:ou t^; iauToij 
T,oo-:r,T£(a; 6 p-iji; Aa6'to, [Jiipo; Tt Tot; EvapSTOt; 
EU'ypoa'JvT); xal t6 TotO'jTov elvat, otov dvTfn:apaOeto- 
pt^oot ToT; oixsiot; dYaOoi; tt]v tiov xaTaxoiTtov d'::- 
(oXetav. I Eu9pavOf,a£Tat i Yipi <?''l'^"t, ' oixoio;, otov 
f5rj £xSt'^xT)a(v dsefioO;, Ti; X'-?"? auTO'j v£t}.STat bj 



virtiilein quidem viviint, in bac vila virtiilis siiilo- 
riim frurlus capiunl. Qiiain crgo, iiiqiiit, in liis 
■itililateni (]ui in neqiiitia iinpiino vixoriiiit esse 
dicemus? Adducam tibi iii modiiim rationein ctiain 
ad lioc biimanis cogitationibiis ac ratioeiiiatioiii- 
bus siiblimiorcm. jVii eiiiin ni;igiiiis David in qiio- 
dani loio sn;e proplioti:c, parloiii (luaiinbiiii I;etiti:e 
lioc quoque virtute prsediiis csse, si e regione suo- 
rum bonorum opposita damnatoruin pcrnicie iitra- 
(]uc considerent ct inlcr sc conip;irciil atque co.i- 



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tftiul;iiit. « I.;italiit(ir I cnini, iiiquil, i jiistii?, cuni A tw aiy.a-zi. tou iiJiap-iuXou • > oiix <^? ^Tttxafpwv xai; 

VKleril ullioiicm iiiipii ; m;inus sii.-\s lavabit in san- twv dvic,)[ji£vojv d30vai?, iW ib?i(5-£ [JLdXitiTa yvwpi- 

guinc pet caloiis '" : i non quoil iiisiiltcl iloloribus ^tov xh e| dpsTri^ toT? dcioi^ -apayivijjiEvov. Xt]- 

iinBrciiliiiiii, scil (juoil luiic niaxiiiic cognoscat ol [ia(vst Yip5i4T(Tjv Etpr^tji^vtov, oti TtpojOTixfi t^^ eu- 

aiiiniailvcrlat id (]iiod cx viilutc «ligiiis acccJit. tppo^Ovr? xaX E7r(Tacrt? toT? £vapiToi? Y'v^tat f) xtuv 

Siyiiilicat ciiini pcr dicta verba, ((uod contrariorum evavTttov dvTiTtapdOsat;. TJi yip £!7::tv, oTt « Ti^ 

ex advcrso comparalio acccssio laaitiic atque incre- X''P°'; -v tiJJ ai|jiaTi toj djjtapTojXou vtuTsTat, » 

ineiUiim virtute pra^ditis exsisiit. iNain pcr id, ([uod Totau-r,v -aptGTTi3iTr;votdvotav, oTt t6 xaOatp(5[X£vov 

dixit, I .Manus iii sanyiiinc pi'Ccaloris lavat, i liii- auTou ttj; xaTd Tr]v f(OT]v i^zpytiai, bi zf^ diztjjXsia 

jusmodi iioliis pr;i;lict seiilcnliam, qiiod puritas Ttov d;j.apT(ji)),iov oiaOEtxvuxat. 'H ydp tou vt|a30ai 

cjii^ in vita aclioiiis iii pcrdilionc peccatorum Xs^i,-, xaOapdTTjTO? £(jttfacitv 5tEp[jtTjVE0£t. 'Ev at[).aTi 

ilcnionstratur. Nain lavaiuli diclio piirilatis spe- 5; oOx^ vtTTiETat Tt^, dUd [jioXOvETai • wjts Std toO- 

riein et iniaginciu sigiiilic;il. In sangiiine autem tou otiXov Y-v^aOat, oTt fj tiov axuOpioTio-Eptov dvTt- 

iiciiio lavaliir, scd | olliiilui- cl ini|iiinatiir : itaque 7:apdO£ais ttjv tt;? dpExr,; piaxapto-TiTa oslxvuatv, 

pcr licc plaiuim (il, qiiod reiiiin accrbarum ex ad- XuvaiTTEov Totvuv k-A xstfaXa^tj» t'jv Xo-cov, djfdv 

vcrso comparalio Tirliitis bealitiidinem demon- E EOjjtvTj^jKJvEUTa y^voito Td £5^Taa[jt£va vofjiaTa. 'il 

str;il. Contralicnda est igitiir oralio in caiiita, iit y^P dtopo; teXeutti t(I)v VT);:to)v oOte b/ dXyEivoT.; 

iiitclleciusalqiie seiitentia', quas tractavimiis alquc clvat tov outco tt^v uojr,v -auad[ji£vov voeTv uTioTtOE- 

scriilati siimus, niemoria; liaiid dilliciilter niandari Tat, oOte xaTi tJi Caov toT; 6td iTdaTi? dpSTiis xaTi 

jjossint. iSam iininatura iiiors inrantium neqiie in xbv ttj^s ptov x£xaOap[xEvot5 Y^vsTai, 7:po[jtTiO£ta 

doloribus ac inoBstitia esse cum qui sic viveredesiil, xpEtTTOvt tou ©eou ttjv tojv xaxujv d[ji£Tpiav xojXOov- 

iiitelligcnduin cssc nobis suggerit, neque in pari to; eitI TtJiiv [isXXivTcov outiij ^ttoaiaOat. Ti oe e-i- 

ipsiiin et eadem conditionc ac sorle vorsari ciiiii Stoivat Ttva.; Ttliv xaxtliv, oOx dvaxpETiEt tt)v d-oSo- 

iis ([ui pcr oiniicm viitulem in bac vila purgali GEtaav oidvotav. 'tr\ "(ap ■Kphi tou; Y£vvr|aa[xdvou.; 

sunl , providenlia mcliori exsuperantiani vitioriim yapm xh wxh^j iTi' e.xdyii)^/ i.-J€r.o5iaGri- olq 5k o()->i t^v 

proliibcnte Deo in iis qui ila victuri fuissent. Qiiod Tt; £x yoviojv irpl? tJiv 0£6v irapjiTiata, oOoc ToTjEg 

aiilein iioiiiuilii inalorum diulius vivuut, id rcddi- exeivwv t6 TotouTov i-\ tri; £u£pYsa(aj eI6o; au[j.- 

tam seiilcnliam iioii siilivortil. iSam in gratiam pa- irapETTE^x^OTi • t) toXXw xaXETOOTEpo^ tuiv £7T't xaxta 

rcntuin iiialum in illis inipedilur ac prohibetur : ■^vMpi[i.iM'i 6 xojXuOei; Std tou OavdTou Y£V£aOat xax6; 

quibiis auteiii iiullus a parcntibus ad Deiim aditiis „ E^dvT) dv, EtTiEp dxoJXuTov icys. tJ^jV TrovTiptav • t^ eT 

crat, nc ad eos (|iiidciii qui cx ipsis p-^ogiiali sunt, xive? xa\ Et; x6 dxpixaTov ttj.; TOvr,pta? [t^Tpov 

aiii|ilius cjiismodi liencncii gcnus una traiisniilti- 7:poaEXr|X00aatv, t] d-oaToXtxT) OEcopta 7tapa(jtuOEtTa,i 

lur; aiit iiiiillo s.cvior ct atrocior illis qui ob nc- t6 Cf,TT)p.a, lu; eiooto; tou •::dvTa £v ao'.fta TOtouvTO^ 

qiiitiaiii iiobiles suiit, visus fuisscl is qiii pcr iiior- xal 6ii toO xaxoO Tt xtov dYaOdiv xaxEpYdaaaOat. 

l.'iii iii:iliis fieri pnibiliiliis cst, siiiuiilcni liberam, p;; gf -.^ y.a\ £v ixovTipi-/ x6 dxpov EX£t, xa\ et:' oO^ 

cxiifdilaiii, ctnoii pr;ccliisam iiciniiliani babuissct : Ssvl xP^it^-W- ^•^"i '^'^ (ir/)Ev f,[j.Tv u-o'j;tY[«.a, ■napi 

aiit si qui eliam ad suinmuiii nequiti;c iiiodum xr? toO 0eou xexvt;; •/axExaXxEOOTi, touto 7tpojOf|XTi 

progressi suiit, apostolic;i conteiiiplalio rcm, dcqua xr;,; EOcppoaOvT;^ tojv £u pEStojxfJTOjv Yt^^STat, xaOijj; 

qiurrimiis, coiisolatur, quod nimirum is qiii omnia ■^ 7:po;pTiT£ta voeTv u7:oTtOETat, oiTEp ou [jtixpov 4v 

ciiin s;ipiciilia facit, etiam per maliiin aliiiuid boni d-^-aOoT; Sv Tt.; XovtaatTO, oOo^ xf,; xou 0eou 7:po[j.r,.- 

clliccre scial. Qiiod si ([iiis cliaiii in iicqiiilia atiiue OEta; dviitov. 

iinprobitate fastigiiini ac vcrticeiii teiiet, et juxta propnsitain a iiobis simililiidinem, ad nulliim usiiu) 
ab aitc Oci fabricatus esl, lioc KTlitia: eoruni qiii bciie vixeriint appciulix et additameniiim cxsistil, 
queiiiadiiiodiim proplielia iiilclligcndum proponit, qiiod in buiiis liaiid parvuiii qiiis existimaverit, nec 
[irdviilciili;! Uei iiulit;iiiiiii. 



l'sal. Lvii. II. 



10:. TKSTHIONIA ADVF.RSIJS JUn.EOS. fPi 



Ma-.^' 



>«!-*■ N.^,^ : 



10^- EN AnoiirpiiroPTOY 

EiiiSKOiiov iwmii: 

EKyVOFAI MArrmilN lli^Oi lOYAAIOYX 

A770 TIII nAAAIAX: 

MeTci rn'Of e.rs^sp^-aciat; nspl z7}q liyid^ TpiudoQ • czc Aoyor, xul /Trstyrt Hy^ei 6 ©ftf, v.uxii rh<; 
rpayd^- At)-c» ivvndCTazov xal fJirra, xul IlrEvjta locadnof;. 

S. l\ rv. GUKGOr.H 

Ensr.OPI NYSSENI 

RELEGTA TESTIMONIA ADYERSUS JUD^OS^'^ 

i:x v::tei;e TESTAMEisro 

Cuiii ailjccldiiiindiiiH nbciiuri prulinlioiic dc biiuctit Triiiilalc; (juoil iiciniic Ycrlmin ct Spiriiiiiu liabcal ['cui 
secitndiiin Scriiilttras, Vcrbu.n subsislcns (tliitic viteits, el Siiiriliiiii siniiiilcr. 

(Iiilcr|irotc et scliuliastc Laiirciitio Zacagnio v. cl.— Ga.laiiJ., Vcl. Bibl. Pitlr. l. VI, p. o78.) 



.i.iyv. Aa6\o bi 5£u-i'fu xai Tpiav.ocsTtp iJ/a).|jito* A Dicii Daviii iti psnlino Iricesiino seciiinlo : i Vorlio 

I T(o AfJYtu Kupiou ol oupavo"t saxspstuOrj-av, xa\ xtjj Diniiiiii ctuli liriiKUi siiiit, (H Spii^tii oris ojiis om- 

ilv:u[xa-i lou a-ijxxzoi auxou iiaia fj Suvafii^ au- iiis virlus eoniin ' > Igitiir Vcrbiim iioii est ueris 

■ctov. » Ou A^Yo; ouv uTrdpxsi aspo; xuTTtoat^ (jr,[iav- perciissio, rei cojusliljcl siyiiificativa, qtiic per 

■rtxT] oijt (fojvfjtixiov opyavtov Ex^Epofiivrj, outs in.slrumenla vocis edaliir, ne(|iio Spiritus esl orls 

llviufjia azoy.azo; i.T:\x>ii, ix ttov avaitvEua-ctxiov i^£- aniiiia , (iiiic ex partibiis respil-.itionis servienlibiis 

ptov £ctoOou(j.£voj, d)./.a A^jyo; \>.i'J 6 7:p?j; 0£iv bj oiiiittaliir, sed Vcrbiiiii (]iii(leiii est id qiiod iii prin- 

cpxxi, ■/•a''- Ocb; tov • Ilv^una os G-:6'j.azo; 0£ou, ib cipio cral apiid Dcuiii , ct Deiis Ost ; Spirilus vcro 

llviuua TTi? d/.T,0£ia;, S Trapi tou naTpb,- £XTOp£U£- oris Dei , Spiritus verltatis, qiii a Patre pnicciiil. 

Tai. Tpta Toivuv v<5£'., Tbv irpociTdTTovTa Kuptov, t?jv Tria igitur inlellige, jubeiilciii et iniperaiitcm Do- 

oT);xtoupYoiJvTa Atiyov, t?jv aT£p£ouvTa, TouTeaTi Ti niiiiuin, creans Verbuin , (irnianlcm et solidaiiteic, 

nv£u,aa • TT)v Yip cTcpitoatv, t>jv dYiaT[x>jv el7t£ xai neiupe Spirituin ; firinare eniin diiit pro sanctifi- 

TT]v au,j.-Xiiptoaiv. "Iva oJ; [idOri^ oTt ou TOUTto XivEi care , et conipleic. Ut aiitem scias Davidcm di- 

TtJ) Tnpo^optxto, dJ.Xd Tto £vu7toaTdTt[j, 6 auTO? d).),a- cere, codos iioii lioc verbo , quod in pionuiili.i- 

Xoij XdYSf 1 'A-o(JT£),er t6v Adyov auTOu, xal Tfj^st tionc consistil, ririiialos cssc , scd co ([iiod reipsa 

auTd- 7:v£ua£i Tb nv£ij[j.a auTou, xal (5uTi<i£Tat Cioaxa.» Bsulisislit, idein alibi ail,« Einittet Vcrbnm suiim, 

.\oyoi S£ dvuTitiaTa-o; oux duoaTsUeTai. Kai itd- et liquefacict ca ; spirabit Spiritus ejiis , cl niieiit 

Xiv • < ■A7iiaT£i),£ Tiv Atjyov auTou, xal idaaxo au- aqu;e «. » Verbum autem , qiiod subsisteiitia carct , 

To-u?, xa"i J^.duaaTo auTou; £x Ttlv oia^Ooptiv auToov. » non cinittitur. Et rursus, < Misit Vcrlniin suum , ct 

' Psal. xxxH, G. ' Psal. cxLvii, 18. .^- 

(!) Exslat hoc Nysseni opus in duobus Valicanae plins annos anliquilatc siiperat. llaque linnim qiii. 

bibliolliecre codicibus signalis num. -l.SI el nuin. dein priiiuini in Nolis iiostris rcceiiliorein vocaniii."! 

lilOi, qiioriiiii priiiiiis diicentis circiler abbinc Kcciiiidiim vero vetustiorcni ; nam ad nlniisqiie 

aiiiiis scriptus csl, ct cuiu Sifaiii versioiie iii om- codicis fulcm, cdilionem vcrsioiiciiiiiue nostrain (-(.ii- 

iiibus lerc coiicordal; oller vero se.xccnlos cl am- ciniiavimus. 



iur, 



S. GUIXOmi .NV^SEM 



i98 



saiiavii ciis, t'l eripnil oos de ci)rrnpli'lis 0(1111111 '.» A Ka\ xa/.tv « 'E^ar.o—zlsi; •>! nveujii ao\i , y.j\ 



Etnnsiis, i Kiiiilles Spirilum tiiiiiii.et ciealHiiiliir, 
et renovabis facieni tcrra; '. i « Qnis sleiit lii fir- 
inanitnto Doniini , el viilil VerlMini ejns '? i At vei- 
liniii lioiniiiis luin fcniiliir. Viiles a Davitlc Verlmin 
<liti , iioii (inoil anditn , sed rjiiod visu |iercipitiir, 
niiiiiruni, (|iu)(l reipsa subsistit, qiiaiidoqnideiii 
veibniii snbstaiitia carcns, locniii , nt par est , in 
Deo iu'(]iiil baliere. INos cniiu serinoiu! ad iiiiitiiain 
consiielndincMi Crealor iiistrnxit, et nt per sei nio- 
iiein alier alterins ineiitcm iiitelligei-eiiiiis. Conrcrl 
;iuteiii iiobis spirilus ad corpoiis ([iioiiue constiln- 
tionem conscivaiulain , dum iieinpe atlrahitur atqne 
banrilnr, idenKine lespiralur ac rcilditiir ; veruni 
de Deo , (|iii solns incoiporeus est , iioii possniiius 



xtidOfiiio^jxat, xai «ivaxaivui? t^v Trpiiojnov t?,? fTi;. i 
<Ti$ EGTT) iv iJraair^piYfjiaxi (2) Kup!ou, xal $!6s -.hv 
\6yo'j auTOu ; i \6yo; 5k &vOp(Imou ou OEwpetta'.. 
'Opa;, OTi oux axou3x?jv , cOX Apat^jv A6-^ov ).iys.i, 
6f,"/.ov xbv ivuTtodxaxov, <jti6zz «axi xiv sly.^xa ).oyi- 
a[j.'jv, ouok )((opav Ixsi k-\ 6s.o\> xi xou dvuiioiTaxou 
Xtjyou. 'Uiias yJtp ex(53|;.r,(i£V (5 AjjmoupY?); l6yM, 
6ii xaj Ttp?/? a)lri\o\)i auvouuia?, xai x6 i'iv(bjx:iv 
f,;.i.a? xa liXXfi/.wv o:k tou Xiyou. SuvxeXeT 6^ fjAiv 
xai xi ^viujia Tipi; xtjv xcj ocijijiaxo; auaxaaiv, 8ii 
To TrpoutsaOat, xa\ 7:<iXiv (iraoOsisOat auxiS" 'fA Bh 
0SOU, TO'j xa\ (i(5vou lijdjjAiiTou, ou ouvaxfjv UTToXa8i-tv 
Ta'jxa. < "Ettj xiX:t;, 6 Qe?);, Tf, ouva[jt£t cou. XptjTij 
ol WtOu 6uva[jitj, xa\ ficCj <io-y!a. > 'Ex TxpOJio-ou 



hiijusniodiquidpiani opiiiaii. < Aiiiios perlicis, Deiis, " xf,? So^ia.;, xouxi-:i xou Vio'j, < 'Hvtxa f|Xot[j.axo t6v 
virtiile liia. Claislns autein Dci virlns, Deique 
sapicnlia esl '. » Ex peisoiia Sapieiilia', id esl Filii : 
< Cuni pararet cadniii , aileraiii illi : ct cgo cram , 
qiia delcctabatur : quotidie oblcctabar facieejns \> 
Quomodo btec siare poterunt , si non snbsistens 
revera facies er;it? neiiuc eniin alins esse potcst , 
cuiii qiio collocnta fiicril : < Qnis cniin cognovil 
nieiilciu Doinini.aul quis consiliarius ejiis fiiil *? i 
Sed satis fuit el sola voliinias ad omniuin rcrum 
crealionem. Ait cnim Scriptura , < Et Spirilus Do- 
inini fcrelialiir siiper ai|uas '. » Quibus vcrbis sub- 
sisientiaiii Spiiitiis sancli oiiinia fovenlis, et ad 
riiturara generationcm vivilicanlis, Scriptura si- 



oupaviv, au;jfiTapfi[iTiv auxto • xa'i V(i> fl[Ji.r,v, f) 
cxatpE (5) • •/.aO" fiu.ipa.v r,U(ppatV()[JLr,v T(o itpo^coTcio 
auTo'J. » 

no!av Ouv S/£t /topav Tauxa, st [i.ri rjv evuiKjjTaTOv 
ixptjatoTiuv ; Ou •j'ap ejTtv SXXos, itpog 6v oiai.syjiri • 
< T!j yi.p lyvto vouv Kup!ou, f) Ttj cu[j.6ouXo.; a'JToiJ 
£-/i'/£xo ; I 'AXX' fjpxjjiv auxto [J.'Jvt] pouXrjat; £ij Tr,v 
x(ov 7t!ivxtovorj[JitoupY!av. EtpTjTat •(■ap " < Kal n/£U[j.a 
0JOU i.Tze'fipzxo Jjcivu) T(ov uoiTtov. i T6 £vuTt(jaTaTOv 
xou iyiou IIvsu^jLaTO.; OiXitovToj •/.a\ (|^(ooyovouvTo; et; 
XT]v (jiXXouiav yovTjv xi Ttivxa, Tf,; rpayf]; OT)Xo'Jcr,.;. 
''flv o'jT(o^ £/i'/xtov, aatfTjs fj xfjj iytaj TptiSoc, Tl-j.- 



gnincal. Q[ix ciuii ita se liabeant, perspicua et ^ 'P''?. V^.l-i^ ><«:■ Ytou, xa'tiy!ou nv£'J[j,axo; i-i8£t|t;. 

«In,.n n^i (i...,..i... T. .;..:.„.:.. Ii :, : . A :'.-» .,^r... >. - A i... A JL...'„ .._'. i • 1'..^.- 



clara est Sanclic Tiinitalis, Palris, inqnam , ct 
Filii, et Spiriiiis sancli deiuonstr.ilio. Quippe liu- 
jiis sanetie et coiisnbslantialis Trinilalis, seipsam 
aKoqiientis, est iliiid: i Faciamus liominem ad iina- 
giiieri) noslram ct ad siiiiilitiuliiiciii. Et fecil Dciis 
hoininein, ad imagincni Dei fecit enin '". iForiiiali 
enim sumiis, prout inlcUigenlia percipi potcsl, ad 
iniaginem Ijnigcniti. Et rursns ; < Ecce Adani fa- 
ctus esl tanquain iiiuis cx nobis " » Dciis anleiii 
oiiiiiia por Vcrbiiiii creasse, e\ eo iiiaiiifesUiiii cst , 
quod sii)j;iilarniii rcniin creationibns ;isciiptiini cst 
illud : < El dixit Deus, Fiai; iquo loqnendi gcnerc, 
eam qiia; per Vcrbum facla est , creaiionem Scrip- 
liira signidcat ; nisi ciiiin hoc essel, s;itis fiiisset 



AuxT) youv 7tp&? Jaux^v f^ liyia xa'i 6(jtoou3toj Tptic 
t6, < notf,3(o[j.£v ivOpio-ov xaT'£lx6va •i)[jieTcpav xa\ 
xaO' 6[ioito'tv. Ka\ eTtoirjaev 6 6065 Tiv avOptoTtov • 
xaT' £i%6va 0£ou £-o!r,T£v aut^v. » M£[J.opcf(o[j.£Ca 
yip voT)T(I)s ';tp6; tt)v Etx6'/a to'J Movoy£vo'j;. Ka't 
TtiXtv • < 'Ioo'j 'ASipi yiyov£v to^ eT; iE, f)(j.iov. 1 "Ox: 
6s oii TO'j A6you xi ■:tavTa £OT)[jttoupyr,a£v 6 ©£6?, 
ca'.fki a.'^' lov £7t'i ixiaxou xtov 6r,[jitoupyr[jiiTti)v 
yiypaTtTat t6, < Ka\ eEtcev 6 ©sos ' revT)Oi]Tto, » Tf.; 
Fpa^ffi? a-.')[AatvouJ'rii; ttjv 6ti tou A6you 5r,p.ioupyiav 
£t yip [JLT) xouxo f,v, f;pxEt etitetv • Ka't £7to!T,a£v 6 
Oeo;; 0'jpav!jv, xa't yf,v, xa\ xi Xofxi^ xai TiXtv • 
Ilpoaxi^avTOj tou 0eou £y£vf|OT) xh ax£pito[jta • y.oX 
TtiXtv, Aie/topiasv 6 ©eoj. Ka\ orav axouar,j x6. 



dicerc , Et fecit Dens coRliim ct tcrr;ini, cl rcliqna; rv « EItiev 6 &zhc,, » eiiOu; xtj evvoia auvays xov ixo'J- 

el rursiis, Jiissii Dci factiim est firiii;iinoiitiiiii ; et 

riirsiis, Divi^it Dens. Praeterea ciiiii audiciis, < Di- 

xil Dous, » slaliin animo simiil conciiio oiiin, qiii 

obaudiverit dicenli : < Et dixit Dcns , Fiaiit Iniiii- 

naria. El fooit Dciis liiiiiinari;i ". » Qiiis dixit, et 

qiiis diclo obcdions fnil ? Quiii et iii pluribiis Vc- 

(eris Testanicnli loois subobsciire indicaiam repc- 



aavTa tou EiTto^jTo^' < Ka\ etTtsv 6 6^64 ■ rsvr,Of)Ttoaav 
9toaxf)pE;. Ka\ e7:o!r,a£v 6 %ihc, xo'jj 9<ojxfipa{. » 
liiq el7t£,xa\ xi? l)xouaE ; Ka\ £7:\ 7tX£!oat T^Ttoi^ 
Tf)i; riaXaia; ^cTtv £'jp£tv, ■rpijta 67to5eixvu[X£VT); tt); 
iyia; Tptioo; Tf,v u7t6aTaatv xa\ x6 6,aoouaiov auxfic • 
oTov tj); e7i\ To'j 'A6pai;j. • < "Q'.f Or) » yip , (pr|a\v, 
< auxip 6 ©ei; Ttpb; xii Spu'? xt) Ma[x6pf) , xaOT)(Jiivou 



' P.sal. cvi, SO. * Psal. ciii, 'iO. ' Jorcm. xxiii, 18, jiixla LXX. 
Isa XL, H; Ron . xi, .Vi. " Gen. 1, i. '» ibid. 20, 27. " (".ei 



1 Cor. 



I, -\. ' PlllV. VIII. 

" Ceii. I, li. 



(2) "in-}ijTi}rlyiiaTi.. LXX, .ler. xxiil, 18, uTtoaxf,- 
[jta-t. Qiioin in Idouiii Noliiiiuin adirc jiivorit. 

(S) ItDiiiana LXX liilerprcliini eJillo ciiiii .In- 
sliiio .Martyre iii Diiilniio cum Tnjpliime .ludceo, 
pag. 284, legit, ^ TTpoai/aipev, cl luox, ev -poa- 



toTtir) a'Jxoj. Qiiam lectionem sci|iiiiiiliir cliani Iie- 
ii;i;us .Ir/Mr.sKs iHenscs lib. iv. (';ip. 7j1 : Cy|)i'i;iiius 
lil). 11 'icstiiH. iidversus Jiid., c. 1 ; et Toiinllianus 
ndi'. Ileimogcnem, cap. 18. 



Ii)7 



TESTIMOMA ADVEUSIS JllD.r.OS. 



ICS 



iuwj Eit\ T^? Oupxr TTj; sy.r.v?,; aJTOu [i£3r,;j.Cj3tac. A 'ies saiirlie Triiiilalis siilisisleiili;iin cjiisqiio con- 



'Ava6>,^|a; ol •:o[; OfOaXtjioi;, elSs- xat iooO ■rpsi; 
4v6p£; Ttaps'.(iTT;x£i5av eTrdvu) auxoO • xa"i i6o'j ■npoa- 
jopafisv (4) Ei; (j^jviivTTjaiv a'JTaiv, xal ■!rpoj£X'Jvr,7£v 
£Tr\ TT]v yfiv. Kal eIze' KupcE, ei eupov x«P'^ £vav- 
Ttov (jou , [iT; TTapiXOrj; t^v Ttaioa jO'j. i Ka\ fJiiO' 
etepa ' i Elit^ fik Ttfd; auTiv ■ Ilou -ipjla ■r) yuvT) 30u ; 
'0 8k slTtev • 'loou iv xij axr,vfi. El-£ 5i ■ 'ETtavaixpi- 
9(0V i'!'^ Ttpb; al , xaxa x6v xatpiv to'jtov ei; topa;, 
xa\ 'i?£i uiiiv Sajijla f) Yuvfi aou. i 'loou 6t) (pTjGlv 
(i-fOTJvai [X£v auT(T) t^v Gs^v, el-;a[ ye [jitjv Tpel; av- 
6pa, TO'j; kopa[Ji£vou;' auTiv ol 7ta).tv ojy tb; Tpta'tv 
eiTtiiv • K'Jptov, ei cuprjza xap:') evavxiov Ciijtdiv, |j.i] 
TOp£XOr,T£ xiv 7tat6a ujjitov. KvJptov il [xovaotxio; 
Tou; xp:T; 6vo[jtaCovTa, xalu; 'sva xaTatpstv ii;touvTa, 



suL>sl;iiili.ilil.'iU'in , (|iii'iii;i>iiiioiliiiii iii AI>r:iIi;iiiio ; 
11.1111 iiii|iiil, « Appaiiiil ci l>i'iis :ul qiicrciiiii .M:iin- 
brc, ciiin ille scdcrel in oslio l:ibcrnatiili siii in 
nicritlie. Et rcspicicns ociilis siiis vidii ; cl ccce Ires 
viri asialKinl siiper eiini ; el cccc proi iiriit (ilivi:iiii 
illis, ct ;i(lor:ivit piiiinis iii lcrraiii. El dixit : Do- 
niine, si inviini gr;iliain ;inlc lc , iie praUereas scr- 
vuni luuni ". > El posl ali;i , « Dixit aiiteni ail cnni : 
Ubi PSt Sara nsor tiia '? illc aiilciii dixil ; Ec^ ,■ in 
lal)crn;i<'ii!o. Dixit aiitciii : lteverti>ns vcniaiii ad le 
in leiii|iore lioc iii lioras, cl liabcbit liliiiin Sara 
u\or tiia '■'. » En uiiqiic rcfcrt Scriplurii appaiuisse 
<Iiiideni Abraliaino Dcuin ; ct sanc tres cxstiiissc 
viros illos , qiios conspcxit , ipsuin vcro non (juasi 



xal i')? ET;(;u)vet • "ll^d). "Opao'JvTO'j;6(fO£vxa; Tp£Tj •' trilius dixissc : Doiiiiiii , si iiiveni gratiani corani 



[jtkv Svxa^ , xa\ u^eaxioTa; i5'toauixdTa); exaaxov • 
T(o -{t [j.T]v x^; 6[jtoou5Eo; X(i-(-t|j auvsiXTnx^xevou? ei; 
hia., xa'tTi;6taX£5£t; 7totTiJa|jtcvou;. Tt; 6k 7tp6; xtva 
^XsYEV I Aeuxs, xaxa6avxs; auyx-wi-iev xrjv i-X(o3aav 
a'JTtuv; 1 "H StjXov 7tp6; ov el-sv i 'Ex i-ajxp^; -Ttp^ 
Jioa^ipou EY^vvriad ae • i . xa\, i Ilpb xo'j -fjXEou xfi 
8vo[ia auxou (5), xal -pd x^j aeXfjvTi;" i xa't TtaXiv • 
< Kupio; slTts -npo; [jts • Yii; [j,ou el ai), £710 aT;ij.xpov 
•j-eYSvvTjxa ae. A'ixr,jai Ttap' £[j.O'J , xa\ 6toau) aot eOvtj 
TT)v xXr,povo[j.tav aou, xal tt;v xaTdaxeaiv aou Ti 
■JtipaTa tt;; yr\^- 1 xa\ ■KdXtv, 1 "Eyt^o Eao[j.at auxto 
ei; IlaTipa, xal a'JT6? SaTat [j.ot £t; l'tov ; » Tt oi t6, 
I "E^pE^e Kupto; ifjp xal Ostov Ttapi Kuptou ; » Tt 
51 th ex TtpoatoTtou tou 0eou (G), i Ka\ t:3.; 6 exx^tov 



voliis, ne pnctercatis piieiiiin vcslriini ; sed tres, 
tanquani iiiiiis cssent, noininasse, ct tani|iKuii 
Uliiiin , iit apiul ipsuiii diviMteiciil rogas^c, iiiiiie 
t;iii(iiiani iiiins dixerc, Veniain. Vidcs i;;ilur illos, 
qiii ;ip[iariieriinl Ires qnideni cxslitisse, et cornm 
siiigulos iii proiiria liyposlasi substiiisse ; sed con- 
siil)st:iiiti:ilitalis rationc in iinuin fuissc coiitrados , 
ct lanqiiani iiniiin colloculos fiiissc. Qiiisnaiii aii- 
lcni, et ad qneninain dicebat, iVcnile, desceii- 
deiites conriiiidaniiis liiiguas coruin " ? 1 Niini ciiiii 
allocutuin fuisse consiat, ad qucni dixit : 1 Ex 
iilcro ante luciferum geniii le '" ; » et, 1 Aiite so- 
leiii noiiien cins, ct anle liinani "; > ct rursiis, 
« Doniiiuis dixit ad inc : Filius niciis cs In , ego 



ai[j.a, dvTl Tou a'i[xaTo; auTou e-/:xuOTiasTai, oti iv hodic geiiiii te. Pnstnla a ine , el dabo libi gciites 
cixivt 0£ou i^^totr^aa xbv SvOptoTtov ; » 'Opa; oTt 6 Inereditatein tiiaiii , et posscssionem liiani teniiinos 
&ihi er elxdviTvv Qsov lmli\ss ; lerra; '"; » ct rursiis, « Ego cro ei iii Palrcin , ct 

ipsccrit niilii in Eiliuni '■>■? 1 Qiiid itcin illiul , « Dominiis pliiit igiicin ct sulpliur a Doniino "?» Quid 
vero cx pcrsona Dei eliani illiid , i Et omiiis (|iii cirndcrit sanguincin honiinis, pro sanguine cjus 
cJlii.iiditur, quia in iinagiiie Dei leci lioniiiicm ^' ? » Vidcs Dcum in magine Dei fecisse ? 

T6 6i sv xt; 'E;(ioio ttiT); vor,x£ov • « Ka't opOptaa; Qiioiiiodo antcni intelligcnduin cst illiid, qnod iii 

MtoujTi; dviSr; ei; zb (5po; t?j Z'.'i3., xaOoTt auviTa^sv Exodo scriplum cst : « El inane snrgciis .Moyscs 



aJTio Kupvo;. Ka'i D,a6e Mtouar,; TJt; TtXdxa; Td? 
XtOtva;. Ka't xax^^r; K'Jpto; iv ve^iXr; , xa\ -apeaxT; 
exst, xa\ E"/.dXT;a£ (7) xio >^v6(xaxi Kupiou. Ka\ Ttap- 
f,"/.OE K'Jpio; d-6 TtpoatoTtou Kuptou (8). » IIoTo; apa 
eXdXr^as K'Jpto; ev 6v6[j.aTt Kupiou ; xa't toTo; Ttap- 
^XOe Kupio; iizh Ttpoaidttou Kuptou ; Tt 6e t6 -pi; 
'laxdifi (9) sipr,}t£vov, « 'Eyto £ip.i 6 ocfOst; aoi ev 



asccndit in inonteni Sina , siciit priccepit ei Donii- 
niis. Et siiiiipsit Moyscs taluilas hipidcas. El de- 
sccndil Doiiiinus in nube, et astitit illic, ct locu- 
liis csl noniiiic Doniini. Et Irausiil Doiniiiiis a la- 
cie Doinini '■? »Qiiis ergo Doiiiiiiiis lociitiis cst in 
noniine Domini. ct qnis Domiiiiis iransivit a f:icie 
Domini?Quid etiain siiii viiit illiul qiioil ail Jaeob 



" f.en. xviii . 
7,8. " II Ret 



ibid. !), 10 " Gcn. xi , 7. 



Psal. ci\ , 3. 



VII, li. " Ceii. xiv, ii. "' Gen. ix, G. " Exod. xxxiv, -i-G. 



Psal. i.x\i, 17. '« Psal. 11, 



(l) Romana LXX Interpretiim edilio el Jiistinns 
Marlyr legit, staTf,x£taav sTtdvto a'jTO!j, xa't i6t'ov 
■rcpoa£6fa|j.£v. Ita eliain legit Eiiseb. Dem. evannel. 
lib. V, r. !). et alii. 

(■)) lii Hninana L\X Iiileiprctum editione csl tan- 
luiii, .\nle solcm pernuinelnl nonien ejiis. Vel iit alii 
codd.,Nobilio lestc, legiiiit./ici-mroic/; sed in edilione 
illa Psalterii.ex,coriiindeiii I.W intcrpreliiiii Iraiis- 
lalionc, (iiiam Roiiianani vocant, ct ll;d:c aiitiqiiis- 
siniic vcrsioiiis parteiii esse cicdunt, lcgiuir, Anle 
solem pcrmunebii nomcn cjiis: et aiilc luniim sedes 
cjtls, 111 videre cst iii diiplicis Psallciii edilione a 
ciarissiiuo viro Josc.;ilio Maria C.aro, alias Tiioinasio 
procurala. Ilaiic it^iqiic lectioiieni Njsscnus se- 



quitur. 

((i) Iii Valicano codice est, iz ■itpoaioTtou tou ©soij, 
•/a"t T^j, xa't ■Jti;, eic. : nos postreiniiiii illiid, >:a\ z6, 
dcleiidiiiii ceiibuiinus, cum nec iii SijilKini versionc 
rcperialiir. 

(7) Riinian.i LXX Interprctiim eaitio icgit, exi- 
XsaE • scd ct Eusebiiim Gicsaiienseni, EXdXr,a£, lc- 
gisse notat ibideni Nobiliiis. 

(8) Eadcm cdilio, xa\ 7tapf,X0£ K-Jpto; 7tp6 Ttpoa- 
toTtou a'JTO'j. Et Iransiit Donnnus anle (aciem ejiix. 

(9) lii Vaticano codici; rccentiori, ct in alio, ([iio 
nsus cst Sipliaiius, scribitur, ttpi; 'ACpadjji, niaiii- 
festo lilirarii errorc ; naiii liie lociis iii iis Gciic- 
seos capitibus, in ouibiis de Abralianio sermo est. 



lyj 



CKEGORIl NYSSENJ 



zm 



dixil.J Kof siim, qiii apparui lilii in loeo Dei '"?» A totoo 0£ou ; » ntoj Ss to, i npr.3-/'.jvr,c:axw3av aCiTcJ) 



Qiioiiioilo ileiii iiliid ,< Ailorciit eum omncs angeli 
Dei " ? » Queiii , cl cujiis Dei ? Dicit Mojses : « El 
deilit Ddniiiiiis lciininuiii , diccns: Cias faciet Do- 
ininus veiliuiii lioc sii|<er teriaiii "; > cl lursiis, 
iConfortare, Zorobaltcl, iiuoniani cgo voliisciiin 
sum , ct Yerbum nieiiin bonuiu , ct Spiritus nicus 
in medio veslruni ". iQiiid opus erat triuin men- 
lioiicm faccrc, iiisi uiiiimqiiodque iii prnpria per- 
soiia siibsisterel ? El rursiis : < Dixit Doiniiuis ad 
Moysem : Dcsecndeiis lestare populo, el purifica 
illos iindic ct cras , el lavent vcsiimenla , et sint 
parati in dieni lerliam. Tertia autem die dcscendct 
Doiiiiniis iii nioulcin Siiia coram omni popiilo ". t 
Noii dixit, Dcsceiidam. < Et eiit iii novissiinis die- 



7idv-£? ayv£/.oi 0£oij ; i Tivt, y.nX rcoiou Qzou; \iyii 
Mtoari;* i Ka\ eouxs Kupto; opov, Xiyui^j- 'Ev Tf| aO- 
ptov '^ifJti^pa 7totTi3£t Kupio; xh ^TJpta toOto i-\ t?,? 
yri;' » xa't Ta).tv i "Ij/u;, ZopoCaSoX, Stoxt kyio jxiO' 
ujjtijuv £t;jii, y.al 6 Ai-^o^ [aou 6 dyaO?);, xal Ti llviijpia 
(iou £v [xsdto u|j.tijv. « Ti; ouv xpE'* Tpttliv [jtvr|aOTJvat, 
£1 [iir] sxaaTov ev tSfa uiToaxdaet ; KaX TrdXiv i Kal 
£tiT£ Kupto; TJpij McoOaTiv KaxaSdc 6ia;j.dpTupa'. 
Tu» Xatjj , xat dyvtaov auTou? aT)[jt£pov xat aupiov, 
xa^t TtXuvdTtosav Ta i(JidTto auTcJv, xat EaTtoaav 'sTot- 
(jtot iij TT^v ^^[jtipav xr)v TptTriv. Tt] yiip ^;j.£pa TptTr, 
xaTaS-fiacTat Kupto; £-"t t5 6po5 Tb Stvd, EvavTtov 
TiavTj)? Tou >.aou. > Ka'i oux £t7C5 • KaTa^rjao^iai, 
I Ka't 2aTai £v tali ssxdTat?. f][xipat?, /iyct Kupto;, 



bus, dicit Dominus : effundain de Spiriiu inco su- ^ Exx£tl) d-6 tou llv£u|jtax6i; [xou £7:'t jtaaav adpxa, 

xa't TtpotpT]T£uaouatv bt uEol uijtiov, xa\ at OuyaTspEi 
u;j.(I>v ^vuTivta £VU7:vtaoGf,covTat. > Kat [Jtsxd xtva' 



per omiicm carnem, el proplietabunt filii vestri 
ct lili.c vcstrs soinnia somiiiabiint '". » Et post 
noniiulla : i Sol convcrleuir in tcncbras, el luna in 
sanguincm , antetiuam venial dies Doniini magiuis 
el illuslris ". » Non dixit, Diem meum. « Et crit, qui- 
cuiiqiie invocaverit nomen Domini, salvus crit ^*. » 
Non (lixit, Noinen iiic.im. Et riirsiis,« Domiiuis (Je 
coelo in lerrain aspcxii, ut viderct gemiiiiin corii|)o- 
diturum ; ul solvat lilios mortilicatorum ; iit aiiiuin- 
liel in Sion nonicn Domiiii ". » iSon dixit, NiMuen 
ejus. Ei rursiis , « Qui liabitai in ctKlis irridcliit eos, 
ei Diniiiiuis siibsaiinabit eos ^*. » Et itcruiii , « .\d 
le, Domine, clamabo, et ad Dcuin meum dcprcca- 
Lor ". Quis igiliir Doiniiius apud Deuni ? Ex per 



« '0 fjXto; [j£xaaTpa9'/iajTat £i? cv.om;, y.a\ •?] as- 
Xf,vTi ei; aTjjta, Ttp'tv ^XOetv xr^v :fi;ji£pav Kuptou xt;v 
[jteydXTiv xai JrtttpavTi. > Omzl-f Ttiv fi[A£pav [iou. 
I Ka\ Eaxat, 8? Sv £7ttxaXEaT)xat xb 8vo[jta Kuptou , 
atoOr]a£xat. » Kal oux elTte- Td ovo,!jid [Jiou. Ka't TtaXiv 
I Kupto; ex xou oupavou £t:1 xf,v yriv iTii61z'^z , xoO 
toEtv (10) xov ax£vaY[J:ov xtov TtjTteSrKJtevtov, xou Xuaat 
X0U5 uto-j.; xtov xeOavaTto[i£vtov, xoij dva-fYetXat £v 
Sttjjv zh 6vo[j.a Kuptou. » Oux etits' T6 &vo(iLa auxou. 
Ka\ TtdXiv • I '0 xaxoixtjjv ev oupavoT; dxYEXdaexat 
auTO'js, xa't i Kupto; ex[jtuxxTipt£t auxou?. > Kal rd- 
Xtv • I Ilpb? ak, Kupis, -/.Expdlo^Jtat, xal Ttoi; xiv 



sona Dei , i Subvcrti vos, sicul subvertit Dciis Sa- j- 0£(5v [jtou 6£r]0iiao[jLat. > Tt? ouv 6 KuptOs Ttapi xij) 

doniam, ct Goiiiorrliam ". [Et Isair.sJ (luando vi- 

dil gloi-iam ejus ^» (U). Doiniiie, qiiis creilidit au- 

dilui nostio ? et bracliiuni Doinini cui revelatum 

esl " ? > Non dixit, Et brachium tuuiii. En , Deo ju- 

vaiitc, liyposlases sancla; et substantialis Triiiita- 

lis , pluriliiis suiil demonslrataj. 



II. Ejusaem alia dc iiilventu Domini iu ciiine. 

I llic cst Deus noster, el non a;stiniabitur alius 
ad cum. Adinvcnit omnem viam scienliae , ct 



y£to ; 'Ex TtooatjLiTtou xou 0£ou^ i KaxicxpEj/a u[J.ar, 
jcaOtj); xaT£aTp£'i£V 6 @zh; Sdoo[j:a xa\ VonoppJ., o-t 
doe. x-/]v 5i;av auxoij. Kupts, x(; erttaTeuaev xr) dxorj 
f,[j.tov; xa\ 6 ppaxitov Kuptou, xtvi drtExaXucOT] ; i 
OuxstTtE- Ka't 6 ppaxtojv aou. 'I6o'j dito5i6£txxai 
auv 0£(o otd 7tX£t(5vtov xt]? dyta; xal (iji.oouaiou Tp;d- 
6o? at uroaxdaEtj. 

li'. Tov avTovetspa srspl zr\r ircrdpxcv tov Kvplov 
stapovalag. 

I Uuxo; 6 @zh; ■f][i.tov • ou XoYtaOTjasxa: 'ixzpo; -Kphc 
ouTtiv. 'E^supe Ttaaav 65?)V iTMTf\y.i\;, xat £6toxsv 



dedit cain Jacob pucro suo, et Israel dilecto suo. ^ outtiv "laxdiS t^ 7tat5l ouxou , xaV 'laparjX (12) xiTj 



Post Ikcc aiileiii iii terris visus fuit , et cum Iio- 
ininibus conversatus est". > Item, i Deiis ma- 
nifesle vcniet , Deiis nosler, cl noii silcbit ''*. > 
Et rursus , « Videbitur Dciis dcorum iii Sion ". > 



■r,Ya7tr][jtivto aCixoiJ. McTi 6£xauxa ertl xrjj tr,; Hi-fdri, 
xa\ xot; dvOptoTtot; ouvavsaTpdtpTi. > — i '0 @s.h; J[A- 
({lavdii; T]§£t, 6 0£i;fi[j.tIiv, xa\ ou TtapoattoTtfiasTat. > 
Ko\ TtdXtv I 'Otf0f](j£xai 6 @ih; xtliv Ostov tv Sitbv. • 



"f.en. xxxi, 13. " Psal. xcvi,7; Ilebr. i , 6. '"'Exodix, 5. " Aggsei ii , .'i , C. " Exod. 
XIX, 10, II '* .lo-l II 28. "Mbid. 51. " ibid. 32. =' Psal. ci, 20. 22. ^' Psal. ii . 4. «'Psal. 
xxix,9. «^Amosiv, 11. " .loaii. xii , il. "Isa. liii,1. " Baruch iii , 56-58. ^» Psal. xi.ix , 5. 
" Psal. Lxxxiii, 8. 



non rcperiliir; nos aiitcm mendiiiu istiid suslu- 
liiiiiis, cx (i(!ii. cap. xxxi. 15, iii quo li;cc vcrba 
Doiiiiiiuiii Jacolio dixisse legimus. 

(10) Eadeiii edilio, xoij dxouaat, i<( audiiet. 

(11) H:cc vcrba nil ad rcin facerc vidcntiir. Si- 
phaniis ii> siia viMsione sic lialiet, Sidiverii vos, 
qiicmadnuidum suhvcrlil f)cus Sodomani, et (jomor- 
ram. (/■>'( huias) (\niiiidn vidit gloriain cjus; scd 
qiiia Isaia: nomcii sciiiicirculis includit, clarc satis 
indicare vidctiir,vcrba ilhi iioii cxstitisse iii scripto 



codice, quo ulebatur; sed ex conjcciiira a se fuisse 
addila. — Zacagiiio miniiiie asscnlior, ciii vcrba 
htec, Quando vidit qloriam ejus, iiil ad rein facere 
visa suiit. Ea eiiini S. Pater dcsiiin|isit ex Joan. xii, 
4, iihi sic : Ta'Jxa eIitev 'Haata?, ot£ eioE xr,v WEav 
a-jxo'J • iit proindc rccle Sipbaiius iis pr;cniiscrit 
in sua vcrsione, El Isaias, qua; in tcxtu librario 
excideriiil. 

(12) Komaiia cdilio , codcin scnsu rcmancntc, 
iioiinihil variat iii vcrbis. 



■211 



TESTIMOMA AhVl 



KoV r.&liv, i 0eb? Kupio? y.x: i-itfav:v *i[Jiiv. > A 
I 'E^iitfVT); in,?£t sE? -i^v vabv JauToiJ KOjSio;, (Iv 
u;jL£[^ sT|ts'*s. "-«^- * 'AyY'^')? tT;? SiaOf.xT,;, Sv 0;^:;; 
Oi),£-E. • Xatp£ 5-f6opa, Ojya-csp 2'.tuv xrpujss, Ou- 
l-atEp ■l£pt)jja).fi,a. 'Ioo'j 6 Baii^sO; cou IpxJta; aoi 
zpaO;, xa\ e7ii6£6r,xw? i-A uto?uyiov xal sdiXov 
livou (13). > Ti; 61 zots xaiv ga3i>,£(ov, fivto za07i(ji.e- 
vo;, tiq 'Itpvjzy.li]^ £tJ?,/.0£ ; Ka't TiaAtv, < Tip-ou 
xa\ EutjJpaivou, OuyaT^p Sttjv, Stott kyui ep/o[iat, xa\ 
xaTaTxr,v(i)3ti) £v (xjno aou, Xiyet Kuptoj. Ka'txa-:a- 
9£u5ov:at tOvri r.oXlk £7:\ xiv Ktjptov f.v iTi %£pi 
JxitvTi, xal ijovTat auxto £t; Xaov. « Ka\ 7:i/.tv, 
I 'loou £Yt'o 6i.~o(s-i),).(ii T^v SyY-'''^^ 1^'^'-' '^P^ -poj- 
(buou tjou, 3; xaTat;x£ua5£i tIjv 656v sou ^v.TrpotrOev 
aou (14). > Ka\ T:a/.tv, « STriiovTat ot 7:65£; auTOu £v 
TJi fijjiipa £X£ivr|£.7:\T66,oo; Ttjjv 'EXattov.T?) xaTevavTt B 
'hpouja/.f.a £? txva-o/.tov. » Ka\ [isTJt ppa/^a , 
( 'Eoet^i ;Jiot Kupto? Tiv 'Irjaouv (1;>), t6v hpia t?iv 
[jtlYav, ^jTiiTa Tzph T.poaio-ou Cf{-{i).o-j Kupiou • xa\ 
6 5ia6o).o; £i(jTf,x£i ex Se^ttov atJTOu tou avTtxjtiOat 
auTio. Ka\ dr.i Kupto; 7:pb; tJ>v Sta6o).ov • 'E7:tTt- 
ja.fliat Kuptos iv (io\, 6ta6o).£. Ka\ 5t£,aapTu,oaTO i 
aYY''-'? ^.'■'P''^''' 7:p?»i; tSv 'Ir,30'jv, XiY())v" Tao; ).iY£t 
Kupio? TiavToxpaTojp • 'Eiv Tat; ooot; (IC) [aou -o- 
pEusT) , xa\ iav ti 7:po3TaY(JLaTa (jiou 'fu).a^r), xa\ 
3'j 6taxptv£t; f17) Tiv olxov [;.ou. Ka\ 7:d/.tv, 
c "Axous 8r] , 'lr,(Jou?, 6 Upsu; 6 [^iY*?- • TIja'a;, 
« 'E(;i9avr]; ixeMi[ii\^ Tot; i[j.k (Jti] Ctl'')'^^' ('8). 
xa\ eup£Or,v Tot.; 6|J.'e \).r\ eT^eptoTtoat (19). » ( Ka\ 
7:a).[v , < Ka\ ^aatXia (ilYav iiiJ/eaOs. » 0£'jv ol 
cJO£\; ipi.) Ka\ 7:aXtv » 'ET^i^avfiasTat Kupto; £::' 
aJTOu^, za\ e^oXoOpsOaet T^dvTa? tou? Oeou.; Ttjjv 
eOvtvv. > Ka\ 7:aXtv t 'Kou 7:dpEt[jit t(T) lOvst, o'i oux 
e7::xaXijavT0 Tb 8vo(/.a [jtou. » Aa6't5, « '0 •/.aOf,;j.e- 
vo; eTc\ Ttov );Epou6\[Ji e[AyavirjOt. 'E^eYstpov Tr,v 6u- 
vaaTStav aou , xa\ eXflk et; to atij-at f,;jias. > Ka\ 
7:aXiv, < KaTa6f|a£Tat t'o; uito; e7:\ r.v/.o-i. » Ti dTa- 
pa-/ov xa\ dveu tl/iiifou -.t\^ xaTa6aaet)j; a7i[jiaivtijv 
e7:\ Yap Tf,v Yf,v uet?); xaTaSaivtov, tj.o-.fov 7:ot£t- £7:\ 
6i ttSxov Epiou xaTa6aivtov, o'J TTotsT. Mt/aia;, i Kat 
au, Br,0).sc(jL ■p\ 'louoa, ouoa^jiio; eXa/iaTr, el iv toi; 
f,Ye,u/Jaev 'lo06a' ix Y^p aou e^sXsOasTat [jiot fiYoO(jte- 
vo;, (20) o; 7:ot,u.avsi Tiv Xariv (xou tov Tapaf,X^ xa\ 



:nsus judjCos. wi 

Vx nirsiis , « Dcus Doiuimis ct illiixit ndbis ". > 
ItiMii , < Siihilo vcniol iii lciiiplum siiiiin Doiiii- 
iiiis (jMCMi vos quoeiilis, cl Angclus lcslamenli 
;|iicui vus VMllis*'.> liom , i riaiulc vclioiMciitiT , 
filiu Sioii , pr;cili(:i, (ilin Jcriisaloin. Eccc IU'x liiiis 
vcnit libi mansMctus, ct asccntlcns siipcr snbjii- 
galcin d ptilliiin nsin;e '*. » Qiiis vcro rcgiini un- 
(piaiii ;isii;i) iiisidcns, nicrosolvmam iiignssus 
est ? El riirsns , <L;ciarc ci giiudo, fili;! Sion , 
quia cgo vcnio, cl iialiilalio iii iiioilio (iii, ilicit 
Uominns. Et coiifiigiciit gcntcs immU;c ail Domi- 
num iu dic illa, et eruMt ci in populMiii ". » Et 
riirsus, < Ecce cgo millo angolum incnm ante fa- 
(iem tiiam, qiii pr;cp;ualiil viam liiaiii aiiie tc "*. > 
Et rursiis , < Siabiiiit pcilos cjiis in (Jic iila supcr 
inoniem olivariiin, qui cst conlra Ilicrusalcni ab 
Oricntc ". > Et post panca , « Oslcndit milii Do- 
niinus Jcsum saccrdotcm magniini sianlcin anlc 
faticm aiigeli Doinini ; et diabolus stabat a dcx- 
tcris cjus, ut adversarctnr ei. Et dixit Dominus 
ad diabolum : Incrcpct Dominns in le, diabole''*. 
Et conlc.-labaiiir angclus Douiini ad Josum , 
dicens : Il;cc dicii Domiiiiis omnipolcns : Si viis 
mcis anibulaveris, et praicepla mea custodieris , 
ct tu jiidicabis doinum mcain ". > Ei rursus, « Au- 
di ergo, Jcsii sacerdos inagne ''". > Isaias, < Ma- 
nifcstus facius sum non qu;crcntibus me; invcn- 
tiis sum ab liis qiii me non iiuorrogabant *'. > 
(Et rnrsMS : « Et Kegem iiiagnMin vidcbiiis '"". « 
Dcum aMtem ncino vidct.) Et riirsus, < Appare- 
bit DoniiiiMS siiper cos, cl disperdot oinnes dcos 
gentium ". » Et rursus , « Ecce adsum genti, qui 
niin invocavorunt nomcn meum ''. > David , < Qut 
scdes snper Clicrubim, apparc . Excila polcntiam 
luam, cl veni, ut salvos faci;.s nos"^. > El rursus, 
< Dcsccndct sicut pluvia in vellus ''■'. > Qiiibus 
vcrbis significat descensionem cjus fore quietani , 
ac sine strepilii ; plnvia enim siipor loiram dc- 
scendons, sircpitMin faoit, sccusvero, si supor la- 
nx vellus descendat. Mioiucas, < Et in, Dctlilc- 
hem tcrra Jvida, nequaqnain miniina es in prin- 
cipibus Juda ; ex te cnini cxibit niibi dux , qiii 
pascat ])i>piiluin meiiin Israol ; ot cgressns cjiis 



" Psal.cxvii, 27. " Malacli. iii, 1. '■-Zacli. ix 
X', 10. ■>'■ Zaoli. xiv, 4. ''«Zach. III, 1, 2. ^" il 
"Soph. 11,11. "Isa. Lxv,l. "'Psal. i.xxix, 2, 5 



0. *'Zacb. II, 10, 11. " Malach. «i, 1; Mattli. 
lid. (i. »" ibiil. S. ■" Isa. L\v, 1. " Isa. xxxiii, 17. 
Psal. L\XI, (i. 



i 



(lo) Iia ct apud JMSiinMm Martyrcm lcgitnr; scd 
in cdllioMe LX\ liiterprolum est, 7:i"j).ov viov, \ml- 
tum novum, AU\i\e ila etiain legilnr apuil Euscb. 
Dcmoiistr. evatig. lib. ii, c. 2, n. 28. Jiistiiii (aiiien 
lcclioiiein soqui viilctiir licii:cns lih. iv Adrcrsns 
Iwres. cap. Clj, ct Cyprianiis lib. ii, Tcsoiii., c. 20. 

(I't) Hic incipit aiitiquior VaiicaiiMS codcx nuni. 
19i)7. 

(15) Male recenlior codcx Vaticanus, soetji (jts 
■zhi 'Ir,aouv. 

(IG) Coilox antiqiiior, idv £v Tat; ooot;, qiiani 
Iri lioiicm in ariiiMibiis codicibiis, c( ap;id Hicroiiy- 
inum qMO(|no roporiri iiotal Nohilins. 

(17) .Male rccoiitior codcx, xa\ a-j 6k 6taxptv£tj. 

Patrol. Gr. XLVI. 



D (18) lii Pioinana LXX lM(orpro(uin cditione priore 
loco cst, E7:£ptiJTti)atv, piislcrioio, Cr,ToOatv, sociis 
;ilqMe lcgit Jiisliniis Martyr iii hiulogo cum Trypliuiie 
pag. 242 ;D. UicroiiyMiMS, ot S. Cyprianus lib. i 
Testimon. ndversns Judiros cap. 21 ; ilcmqiic Ivc- 
n:ciis lih. iii Adversiis lurreses, cap. '>, qui cuiii 
Nyssciio concor(l;inl. 

(10) OM;e scinicirculis iiioliiniintnr, (losiinl in rc- 
ccntiori Valicano codioc, (^t in alio, qiio iisiis est 
Sipliamis. Videtur ;iMlcm rrspioero Nvsscinis :id lo- 
ciim, ni fallor, Isaiic xxxiii, 17, iilii ail, Itegem cnm 
gtoria vidcbiiis. 

(20) Comiiia istiid usqiic ad illa vcrba, xat £^o6oi, 
iion liaboliii iii Itoinana LX.K liilciprctuni ciiiiioiie, 



•H)7> 



S. CUKGORll NYSSENI 



20 i 



:il) iiiitio, cx (lielms ssccuii ". » Moyscs, i Pro- A 
|iliciain sujcil.ibil vobis Doiiiinus Deiis vcsler cx 
lialriiiiis vestris, sicui jne ; ipsum amliclis jiixta 
oiniiia , (iiKCiiiiiqiie luciiius fuerit vobis : el 
ciit, (iiiicuiKiiie noii audieril proplielam ilhim , 
ilispcriletui- '''. » 

Mulli pioplicloc suscitaii sunt. Dc quo crgo 
coriim loiiuiiur ? Qui vcro suscit;,bilur, legcin nc 
Moysis docebit, an aliain? Si Moysis quideni le- 
geiii , aJ quid supervacanea allerius siiscitaiio, 
cnm .Moyses sulliciai? Siu autcin aliaiii , dicant 
qu;« sii, el qiuvnam ejus doctriiia , el quiiiam 
Proplicla ipse?Nemo eniiu alienigena quidquain 
caruin rerum quoe ad lcgem pcrlincnt, vcl petiit, 
vcl edocliis fiiil ab eis. Qiiin ct univcrsi Dciis 
pr;cdieti()iiL'ni de seineiipso faclain conririnavit , B 
dum iiiqiiii , 1 Uecle oinnia locuti sunt. Proplie- 
lain eis snscitabo ex niedio fratrum ipsornm , sic- 
nt le : et dabo verbnm nienin in ore cjiis ". » 
Porpcnde igilnr viin liiijns dicti ; neqiie cnim alii 
proplict;e dixit se dedisse vcibum ; nain illi scr- 
vorum more niinislrantes , dicebaiit : « ll;\;c dicit 
Domiiins. » llic vero eadein , qiia Pater, aucto- 
litaie lepioso diccbat , « Yolo, mundns eslo '". » 
Mortuis quoqne dicebat, « Adolesceus, libi dico , 
surge",» et, « Laz.are, veni foras *". » Coinmina- 
liir niari; et spiritibus cuni potcstate dieit, « Ta- 
cc, obmutesce ". » Qnid aulein sibi vclii illud , 
! Prophetam sicuL te,» si Moysis lcgcni cuin Cliri- 
sli lcge comparaveriinus, nullo negotio iiitcllige- „ 
nuis, simnliine cornm verborum nienlcm asse- 
qncmnr, qu;i3 Moyses in lege protulit , dum ait, 
Non licere ad ejus mandata quidpiam adjicere, 
nec ab cisdein anfcrre ". Praitcrca duin ait , 
i Ipsnin audietis juxla oinnia, quaeeunquo locu- 
lus fucrit vobis ", » significat excellcnliam ejus 
de quo pra;dicebatur. Isaias , « Ecce Dcns noster, 
ecce Dominus cum fortituJine veiiit, et bracliinm 
cum doiiiinatione". » David , « Juravit Doininus 
David vcritalem, et non fruslrabitnr cain : De fru- 
ctu ventris tiii ponam snpcr sedem liiam '■'. » Et 
rursus, « Disposui testamcntum elei tis mcis. Jnra- 
vi David scrvo meo : Usque in .■eternum pracpa- 
rabo sciiien lnnm, ct adificabo in gencratioiicm, 
ct gciicrationem sedcin tuain'». . In Paralipame- d 

" Miib V 2. »' Deiit. xviii, i:i, 19. " Dcnt. 
«» Joan. XI, 45. «' Maic. i, 2:.. '' Deut. xii, 32. " 
«' Psal. Lxxxviii, l, ri. 

ncc apud Cypriaiinin l.b. ii Testim. advcrsui Jit- 
c/(i05, cap. 1-2, scd niliilomiiins exstant apiid Jnsti- 
iiuin'in DialiKjo cum Trinilione pag. oUo, cl Tcrtnl- 
lianuiii/l(h(;rsiisJ«(i(Cos,cap. 13. Caileiuin antiqnior 
Vaticaiius coJcx antc verbum, iiooiji, articuliim 

poiiit. _ c •■ ! • 

■ (-2!) Codex rcccntior, eoj; aiwvo;. ita ct ^ipliani 

coilex. . ,. . .. 

(-22) Hacc dc Clirislo prophelia diversis vcrbis 
cxprimiiur in Komana LXX liiicrpreinm cdiiioin;; 
scd Nysseniis lectioncm scqniiiir, qiia; liabetiir Act. 

1U.22. , . - 

(2jI CoJex rocentior, '.r,v T.to\ ajTOJ, qiio pac.o 



i^rjooi auToG a.-'' ap/?,? (itp" Ti[j.£pwv a:to';o; (21). 9 
Moji?,;, I n(iO'fT;Tin,v u|j.iv dvaaTrjast Ivjpio; (22) 6 
(iz>jq fiiJCJjv kx Tiov (i5-).9(ov u,u.(1jv, cb; ejjie' a'JTO'j 
iJLXo^JiiaOs Y.a-k •izi.vza., ors-x. Sv ),aXr)3ci npi? ufj.a;- 
•/.a\ l'5Tai, 0; av jj.f, ixy.0'jar| Tou ■jrpo^rjTOu ixsivou,- 
£|oXoOpiuOir;(j£Tat. » 

lIoX),o\ (ivJaTrjaav 7:potfT)-at. 'Apa irspl •rcoiou a'J- 
Twv XsyEt ; Outo; Sk 6 6ivacjTT)3(5jjiEvo;, apa Ta Mtj)- 
Ccdj; oioa^st , i) £T;pa ; Et jaev Ti M(i)(jEto;, xi t6 
TTSpiepyo'/, &XXov avaaTf,vat (ipxo^jvTo; Mioieojf ; 
Et Vt eTSpa, ei-iXTOJjav, xal Tiota tjv TJt oioaY[j.ara 
a'J-ou , xa\ t!; 6 TcpotffjTT); ; TiJJv Y^p VcVO|Jiicr[j.eviov 
o'Joe\; ^^toOev, i) loiSa^ev, t^ fJTT^ae ■nap' aiiTiov ti. 
Kal auTi? 6k 6 twv oXtov 0ebj exuptoue (23) tt)v T:ep'L 
iauTou T:pocpT)Te!av, st^jrojv, « 'OpOft; navia ^XoiXt,- 
3av • npo!ffiTT)v auTot; avadTTjcKo ex iJ.i3ou Ttov (ioeX- 
otov auttov, (!'j37iep ae • xa"i otoito t?j (i?,lJ(a [iou ev Tcjj 
aTii[iaTt auTO'J. » -xcJTtet ouv ttjv 0'jva[iitv to'j ^t)to'j. 
0'JOc yip SXXto Tcpo9f)TT) etTTe oeotjjxevat ^ti[j.a' auTo"i 
Y(ip oouXorpeTiU); StaxovouvTe; eXeYov ' « Tdoe Xi^/ei 
Kupto;. » AuT?j; £e xa-i Tb ■j:a-ptxbv ii5!tojjia, IXsi-£ 
T(() XeTTpto , « 0eXoj, xaOap!30TiTi. » Tot; TeOveoJat , 
4 Neavisxe (24), 3o\ Xeyoj, ey^pOT)Tf» xa^t, « Aii^ape, 
oe'jpo e^to. » Tji OaXd33T) eirtTt^ii, xa"*. toi; Trve^JiJtasLV 
ev e^ou3la, Xdyojv, « SttoTra, ■neyiiJito^o, » T£ oeT^, 
I npo-ffjTTjV ioiTtep 3e; » 'AvTtTrapaOevTej Td Mtoscojj 
To?; Xpt3T0'j (25) eupf)30[Jtev Im 3/,°''^?' "'*'' ""'^^ 
6b Ti eipTi[j.dvov uTtb Mojs^o); Iv T(p wSijko , OTt o'Jx 
eiTtv ZT^ auT(jJv TrposOetvat, xa"t oi'!X esTiv d'::' auTtTjv 
d^eXetv. ElTa xa^t eiTn^ov, « Auto'j dxou3e30e xard 
7:dvTa, 03a av XaXf,3T) irpb; u[xa;, j ar,[iaivet ih 
hTikrjO-iw (26) Tn'j T:f09T]Teuo[Aevou. 'ilsata; (27), 
« 'ISou 6 0ebj f)[J.oJv (28)- i5o'j Kupio; \t.^ib. \t(-jo^ 
ep/eTat, v.i\ i PpaxioJV \xzzx. xupia;. » Aa6'.5 , 
« "n[i03£ Kupto? TO) Aa6\6 dXfiSetav, xa\ oii [jtT) dOe- 
Tf)3et a'jTf)v (29)- 'Ex xapnou t?,? xotXia; cou Of)3o- 
[jiai S7:\ Tou Op^Jvou aou. » Kat 7:dXtv, « AteOciJ.r,v 
o;aOf,xTiv Tot; exXexTot; [j.ou. "fi[ji03a Aa6\6 Tio So6'/.u> _ 
[j:ou • "Eto; t'ju atojvo; k.ioiy.i.cii) zh a7:Ep[j.a aou, xa\ 
olxo5o[j.fiaoj et? ys.vtiiv xat Yevedv Tbv Optivov aou. » 
'Ev TOtc napaXet7:o[j.evot,;- < Ka\ eaTat oxav TiXTipijj- 
OiSatv at f)[j.epat aou, xa\ xot[j.r,0fi30 [jieTi tiov 7:a- 
Tipojv 30U. Ka\ dva3Tf)30j -zh 37ttp[jta aou [teTd ae, 
6 (30) SaTai kyi ttj? xotXIa.; aou , xa\ ^T0t[id30j Tf;v 
BaatXetav ttiJToiJ. AuTbj oixooo[j.f)aei y.o: olxov xa\ 

xviii, 15, ii. "" M.itili. VIII, 3. "" Liic. VII, \i. 
Dsut. xviii, 48. "'Isa. xi., 10. " I'sal. txxxi, H. 



et Sipbanns Icgil. 

(•2i) Iii codcin codice dccst, veaviaxe, ncc ista 
vox in Sipliani vcrsionc apparcl^ 

(2.")) (loilcx autiqnior, Tot; to'j Kuptou. 



iii) Codcx vctu.stior, UTtepex''-'^. 
27) Malc rcccnlior codcx, i:o-.pov!a? 



(27) 



.28) Sipliani coilcx, u[j.ojv, vester, juxia LXX In- 
tcrpntiliii cdiLioiiea'. 

(-2!!) Coflcx rccciilior, ct Sipbanns lcgit, auTO'j, 
nl ctiam lcgitur apud Irenxiim hl). 111 .-IrircrsKs lia- 
reses cap. i'. 

(30) lii edilinnc I-XX Intcrprctum esl, 6;, qui. 



'Jl)5 



TESTIMOMA ADVIlUSUS JUD.rLOS. 



«0« 



dvopOoJ3(o tt;v paitkiav a-jTOJ d; xh-t a!(T)va (51). A nis , « VA cril, qiinmio iiiiploli ^iicrinl ilios liii , 

'EYu SuojjLai aii-cT) ei; IlaTipa , xal ajx?); ejtoi tiit 

e!; YiJiv, xa\ t!) cXso; jxou oOx aTroatfjGa) dn' ou-oO, 

xaOtj; d-iiTr^sa d-i ttov E[jt-f.o(;Oiv 50'j. Ka\ -t- 

OTtuato aCiiiv ev oi'xt;) [jicj • xa\ ■?; paat).j(a auToO (5"2) 

'ito.; oitivo;- xa\ 4 Opivo; aJiTou Ei-at dvtopOioticvo; 

?to; otoovo;. > So).o.u.ibv , « Ka\ vuv, Kupis 6 Qihz 

'lapoTjX, ■jTtaTuO^QTio 5t) zh (jr^]J-ci. aou Tto Aa6l5 xij) 

naTpi [iou- s! dXr,Oto; (53) xaTOtxT;-ct 6 fis^j; HSTi 

dvOptoTctuv STil Tf|; Y?,;. > 'hpE|jt!a;, c Ka\ dvOptoso; 

£iTi , xal Tt; YvtbtiSTai ouTov ; > 'Ajjitb;' • 'Ei:txo).sr- 

ato (54) t!)v ©idv aou- JTOtjjtdJou , 'JEpouaaXijiji , oTt 

EyoJ OT£pciov PpovT^jv, xa\ XTiJtov 7:v£ij(ia , xal diro- 

a-iX/.tov ei; dvOptoTTOu; Tiv Xptativ [jlou (5,')), TTOtiov 

BpOpov, xal 6[jiixXr]v, xal euiCaivojv £t:\ Ti u^^^r^Xd tt,; 

Yr;;. » Mtxata;, i 'AxouaoTS, ).ao1 udvtc;, \6-^v^, I! Imiiiii : piiBpararc, Jurus.ilcni, qiioiii:im cgo fir- 



el ildiiiiiiMis ciiin p;iliiliiis liiis, cl siisiii:)lio sc- 
nicn liiiiin posl lc.qiuicl ciil ilc voiilro tiio, cl 
p:ir;\lio rcniiuin cjus. Ipse anlilicabil inilii iloiiinni, 
ct crigain rcgniiin cjiis iii s;cciil:i : Ego cro ci 
iii I';ilrcin, cl ipsc cril iiiilii in Eirniiii, cl inisc- 
riionliain nicaiii iioii rciiiovclio ali co, sicut rc- 
inovi ab iis qui craiit aiitc te. Kt fulclilcr sla- 
tiiaiii ciiin in doiiio nica ; ct rcgiiiiin cjus us(|iie 
iii s;cculiiin : cl lliionus cjiis cril crct tiis usqiic 
in s:icculuni °^. > Saloiiioii , i Et iiiiiic Ooniinc 
Deus Isracl, litlclc sit qu;cso vcrbuni tiiiiiii l>;i- 
vid palri iiico : si vcrc liabitavil Dciis, cuin lio- 
niinibus siipcr terraiii "*. i Jcreinias, « Et lionio 
cst, ct qiiis cogiioscet eMiii"*'.'» Anios, « Invoca Dciiiii 



Y.aX -poizx--o> f; ■(■fi (56), xa\ TrdvTs; ot xaxotxouvTs; 
tv ouTfi ■ xa\ laTOt Kupio; iv f,[jtiv si; jjtopTuptov, 
Kupto; iX vaou dytou auTou, otiTt !oo-j Kupto; iy.r.o- 
p£'J£Tat £x Toij TtyTcou duTou , xaTa6T;a£Tat £~\ Ti 
u-^r,Xi Tf,; yf,;. > 



iiiaiis toiiilriiiini , cl crcans spiriliiin , ci miltciis 
ail lioniincs Cliristnm incum, lacicns mane ct 
ncliiilain, cl asociKlciis siip.T c\cclsa tcrr;c'"'. » 
Micli;c;is, c Auilile , popiili oiiincs, vcrba, ct aii- 
scultel tcrra, et omnes qui liabilant in ca. Et ciit 



Doiiiiniis in vobis in teslimoniimi , Do^niniis cx teiiiplo sancto suo ; qiioniam ccce Doininus cgre- 
ditiir de loco stio , cl dcscciulct siipor excelsa icrne". > 



'0 'Iax(l)6 iv Tat; ivToXai;, c Oux t/i.Elizi, dpxtov 
II 'louoa xa\ :f)YO'J[jt£vo; ky. t(Tjv [iTiptov auTou , 'ito; 
ol r/.OT) (57) ijj dx:6x£iTat. KaV a\j-:bq TpoaSoxio EOvtTjv. > 
DaXai[ji , c 'AvaToXst aaTpov e? 'Iaxto6, xal dvOpoj- 
1:0; 15 'lapOTjX, xal. Opa-Jaji tou; d,oxrjou; jMtija6, 



Jacob in manilalis, « Non dcficict priiiccps cx 
Juda, ncc dux de fenioribus cjus, doiicc vcniat cui 
ropositiim esl. Et ipse est exspectatio geniiiiin ". > 
Balaaiii, c Orietur stella ex Jacob, ct iioino cx Is- 
raol : ct pcrciitiet duces Moab, ct pra_'(labitiir filios 



xa\ -povo[jt£ua£i Toij; u'tO'j;S-r,0 (58)' xa\ eaTot "Eot'o;j. C Sctli, et eril Edoni bieicdilas gciitium ". > David 

xXr,povo[jita ^OviJJv.» Aa6\o S£(5'J) to^jtojv o-j ■iTEptevi- 

VSTO. Ei ih T.ip\ Tttiv £§ auTou lo£t £i7r£tv, 'AvaTsXou Jtv 

daTpa e5 'Iax("o6, xxt -f^YO^JtJiEvo! e? 'lapa^fiX. 'Ilaata;, 

< 'ISou 6 S£a-(JTr,; K^jpto; Ia6a(l)0 auVTopi^et TOu; 

evSiJ^ou; (Ji£Td iaxuo; , xal ot u'|r^Xo\ tti iJ6p£i auv- 

tptS-fiuovTat, xa\ TOTTStvtjjOfjaovTat 0! u'ir,Xoi, xat -z- 

ooiJVTai [/.axaipa. '0 S^ Aifiovo; cuv TOt; ij(}r,Xoi; ■::£- 

osi-at. Kal £;£X£'Ja£Tat pd5oo; ex Tf,; ,4!^^,; ■h-aa\, 

xa\ dvOo; £x Tf,; fi^r,; dva6r,5£Tat, xa\ 4vaT:a'Ja£Ta( 

ETt" a'JTbv ■::v£u[ia 0£O'j, Tvsu^Aa ao(?Ia; xa\ auvia£to;, 

•7:v£'j|jia PouXf,; xai iax'Jo;, t:v£{)[XO yiMGZw^ xa\ 

eua£6£ia; • £[jt-Xf|a£i 0'jTtv :rJ£vJ[J:a tpi6ou 0£O'j. 0'j 

xaTiTf,v 0(5;av xpiv^i, 0'J6- xaTi Tf,v XaXiiv EXiYb^f 

dX'/.d xptvEi (-10) Ta-itvtyj xpiaiv, xat cXiv^et to'j; ti- 



aulem lios non devicit. Quod si dc cjus posieris 
liajc inlelligenda esscnt dicere oportcbat, Oricn- 
liir sidora ex Jacob, et duccs cx Isracl. Isaias, 
c Eice dominator Doir.inus Sabaolb conlurbabit 
glor osos cum forliludine , ct excclsi superbia 
conlcrciitiir , et sublimes biiiniliabuntiir , et ca- 
dciit gladio. Libanus autcm ciiiii cxcclsis ca- 
dct ". Et cgredietur virga de radice Jcsse , ct 
flos de radice ascendet : ct rcqiiiescet super 
eum Spirilus Dci, spiriius sapieiiii;c et inlcllectus, 
spiritns consilii et forlitiidiiiis , spirilus sciciili;e 
ct pioiaiis : rcplebitcMni sfiirilus tiinoris Doi. Non 
se::iindMin opiuionem jiidicabit, ncque jiixia scr- 
moMCiii argiiet ; scd jmlicabit liMinili JMdicinm , 



"I Paral. xvii, II, M. '■^ II Paral. vi, IV, 18 
" V.icli. I, 25. "Gcn. XLix, 10. 

(51) (".oilcx finliqiiior, Etn; eI; tou; aitbva;. 

(ol) EditioRoiiiaMa LXX liilcr[irelum, xa\ ev §a- 
atXciii a'JTO'j, ct iit )\-(j»o •■jns. 

(35) Eadcm cdilio, £XaXr,aa; Tto -aioi aou T(o 
Aa6'i5, OTt £1 dXr,Otb;, (juod loculus es pueio tuo Da- 
vid, qtiuniam si, etc. 

(54) Coilox rcccnlior, et Sipliamis, £T:txaXEtaOat, 
ul ct saccr lcxlus, qui habct, iTO'.;jtaC'JU T0'j £7:txa- 
/.EiaOat Tiv tizvi a'iu, 'lspaf,X • otoTt ioou EYtb, etc. 
Prapara le ul iiivoces Deum luum, Israel. Quia ccce 
ego, eic. 

(55) In LXX Inlerpretum editione lcgitiir. xa\ 
d-aYYiXXtov e!; avOptbr^ou; tov XpiaTov a'JTO'j • cl 
annunixatts in ItoininesChrisluin suum, qMani leclio- 
iiciii scquilur TerUiHiaiiiis udveisus Uermocjeiteia 
cap. 52, utifcrsits Uarc. lib. 111, c. 0, ct alilii. 

(5(ii Lociis isie MicliiC» varial nonniliil in cdilis, 
pr.escriiin in line, ubi lcgiinl cilila, -/.ai xaTa6f,a£- 



Jor. xvii, 9, JMXta LXX. "' Amos iv, 12, 15. 
■"^ >'um. xxiv, 17, 18. '=■ Isa. x, 55, 54. 

Tctt, xa\ e7ti6f,a£Tat, cl descciulcl, cl ascen.lel snpci 
crcctsa terrce. 

(57) Coilcx Siphani,ct VaticaniisrcccMlior d7:i- 
xetTat, ^Mot/ r«C)'i'«(«r, (|iiaii) loclioiioiii iii Tliooilo- 
rcli sciiplis ciidicibiis scivari toslalur doctissiiiius 
Nobiliiis iii iiotis ad luiiic looiiiii. 

(58) Codex rccenlior Yalioaiiiis, et aliiis Sipliani 
rodox, TO'j; utou; Xo'Jp • sod lianc leotioiiciii noc 
Viilgaia, iiec LXX Inteiprolcs probaiil. 

(59) ."■'lale codex reccntior, 7:£p\ to'Jt(ov 0'j 7:ap- 
EYiv£To, qiiaiii lcclionem sociiiiis est Siplianus: ver- 
til ciiim, David iiulein dc liis rcbus non adienil. 

(40)'lia aiitii|uiiir codox Vaticanus, cl LXX In- 
lerprclMiii ciliiui. In recoiiliori. cl apud Siplianniii 
cst, TaTTEtvtbv. Sud mox LXX liabonl, r/,£Y;;t toj; 
Ta-^tvotj; Tv;; Yf,;. Ircn;ciis I;iiiii'ii lili. 111 .idversus 
liaTeses, cap. 10, legit, Judicabit Ituinili jiidiciuin, ct 
arijuel ijloriosos lcrric. 



207 b. GREGOUll 

el arguel glorioios lonic, el pcrcuiict terraui A 
\erlio ons sui, cl in spirilu per laliia iutcrlicicl 
iuipium. Kl eril justitia cinctus lumbuin suuui , 
et verilatc iiivolulus costas suas ". > Ei post pauca, 
I Ki cril in dic illa raJix Jessc, cl qui consur- 
git, ut priuccps sil gcntium ; in ipso genlcs spc- 
raliniit, ct crit requics ejns lionor". » David , 
« Scdes tua, Dcus, in saiculuni sx'culi ; virga di- 
icttionis virga rcgui tiii. Diloxisll jusiiliani, et 
oJisti iniquitatoni ; propterca unxit to Dous, Dous 
luus, oleo cxsultalionis prM panicipibus inis". » 
Vidcs a Deo Deum luigi ; hnmana eniiu cirnc 
assuuipta, facius cst « ponlircx et aposiolus con- 
ressionis noslrLC '*. i El paulo post , « Et tn, Do- 
niine, terram Itindasli, ct opora niaKuum tuaruin 
sunt cocli. Ipsi peribunt , in antoni pcrnianes ; B 
et onuus sicut vcslinicatiiiu volciascoiit. El si- 
cul opertoriuni volvcs eos , et niul:ibuiitiir. Tu 
aulem idem ipse es: ct aiini tni noii deficiciit ", > 
qui , vidcliect , uncius es. 



NYSSENI 2 8 

oojou; ■ZTii Yi^iC xa\ TaTijEt Tr,v yr^M xw >/y(ij tou 
OTojJiaTo; oOtoO, y.a\ iv Uwtuit.a.-: Sia ■/eia&jv dvsXsJ 
6i3^Cr\ (41) • xa'i EaTOi Sixoioauvt) l!^iim>.iw^ ttjv icfb^/ 
oJTOu, xal dAT;Osiov Ti^^.siijiijiIvo? Tdj 7:),Eupa? ou- 
Tou. > Kat pLiT' i)J.-^a' i Ka'i ^itoi kw zf^ ^;[ilp9i 
exjtvT, -fi [ii^o ToS "Ui!ja\, xal 6 aviaTd[JLEvo? Spxsiv 
eOviiv su' aiiTio SOvri 0,7t'.oiJai, xa\ i^xai f) dvd:ia'j- 
(J!; ouToO 'ciy.i\. > Ao6\5, « '0 Op(5vo; <so'j, 6 &A:;, 
e!; T?<v aiiJJva to'j oidivoj' ^dSSo; 6'J0uttito;, fj [idSoo{ 
Tr^; ^aaiXnto? ao'j. 'HYd-r,ao; otxa'.o-'JvTiv xa\ ky.l- 
ar|3o; dvojxfav , Std to'jto ^xP''' '^- * ®E^ii ^ ®'0S 
aou, cXatov dYaXXidasa)? ■nspt to'j? [j.£to/ou; oo-j. > 
'Opa; oTt 6 Gsi; xptETOt Tropd Toi; 0£O'j ' IvovOpto- 
•^TtJo; ydp YEyovEV a dpxtEpEu;, xa\ drfiToXo; T?,? 
6;jioXoy:o; -^pLwv. » Ka\ [j.eT' 0X1^0, < Ko\ aj, K'JptE, 
Tr,v Yr,v eOE(j.EXiaiaa; , xa\ IpYo Tijv yzi(jtj^j aou 
eia\v ol oupavot. A'jto\ «TroXouvTot, au oe StajjiivEi; • 
xa\ r.avzEQ dj; iij.dTtov itaXaiojOf,aovTat , xa\ ioaE\ 
TEp[6(JXatov rA^^Et; outou;, xa\ d"/XaYf,aovTat. S'j ok 
6 ojTb;£t, xa\ x4 cTT] aou o'jx £xXs!'|ouatv, > tou xpt- 
aOevTo; 6r,Xa5fi. 



III. De ualivilale ejus e.v Viryine. 

Isaias, < Ecce virgo in ntero habobii, cl pariol 
filium, ei voeabuiit noiiien ejus Emmanucl*", » 
quod interpretatur Nobiscum Deus ^'. 1 Et prins- 
quam cognoscal patrem, vel inairem, lollel vir- 
lutcni Dainasci , el spolia Samarix coniedet *'. » 
Et Salouion proplictice , « Pner erani ingcnio- 
siis, et sorlitus sum aniniam bonam : inagis au- 
toin cum csseiii boniis, veni ad corpiis incoinfini- 
iiatum *'. » (Qiiis igitur ante naliviiatcm bonus 
crat, el qnis venil in corpus incontaminatuui?) 
Isaias, 1 Ei cupienl, si fianl igne coniliusli. Quia 
parvulns naliis esl nobis, (ilius cl datiis csl nobis, 
ciijiis principatus siiper lin:iicrnm cjiis, ct vocatiir 
nonicn cjus inagiii coiisilii Angclus, .'\dinirabilis , 
Gousiliarius , Deus forlis , polens , Princeps pa- 
cis, Patcr futuri sxculi "'. » Et rursus, « Ecce 
juvenca icporit ct non peperit. » Iloc autem vir- 
giuem denotat. Et rursus, < Biityruin, et mcl co- 
nicdct ^'\ » liis cnim rcbus aUbalur, cuiii desccn- 
derct maler cjus a censii ; nam poslea abundavit 
lacte. Et rursus, « Sic dieit Dominiis Sabaotli : 
Laboravil ./f^gyptiis ct ncgoliatio yElliiopniii ; ct 



P. n^fl t/]c ^'«''■'■(((Tewc (tvtcv z7\q SK IlapOirov. 

'Ilaota;, « 'ISou fj •::apOEVo; ev Y'aaTp\ i?'' , ^^ 
Tllexatuibv, -/.a^ xaXsaouat Ti ovo;jia ouToiJ 'E[[Jil,uta- 
voufiX' > 8 ep|j.T]VEUETat, Meff' i)ji(br 6 Qeoq- 1 Ka\ 
■7tp\v i7:tYvt~JV0t TZOTipo , ^ [j.r,T6pa, XfjJ/ETOt 5'Jvo- 
[j.tv Aa[jtaj-/.0'j, xa\ Td axuXo SaiJtopEio; eSETOt.» 
Ka\ loXo[j.o;v :rpo',?r,Ttxw;, (42) « Ilot; t^^^r^^ su-fuf,;, 

C ^uxTi; TS eXaxov dYaOfj;' [xoXXov ok ^^066; ibv, 
f|/.Oov Et; a(jj;j.a d[j.tavTOv. > (-45) (T!; o-jv T.^h'(vnr\- 
asw; Tjv dyaOi; ; xa\ t!; tJXOev ei; a(j[jta d[jttavTov ; ) 
'Haoto;, 1 Ko\ OsXfiaouatv et EYevf,OTiaav irupizau- 
aTot, oTt 7:at5iov ey-"''^^'! ^]A^t ^'^? '^■^'- eSiOT) fjfitv, 
ou f) dp-xT) e7:\ Toij w[xou ouTO\J, (44) xx\ xaXstTOt t?> 
'6vrjii.c!. ouToiJ [ji£Yd/,r,; pouXf,; "AYYeXo;, 0au[j.a3T&;, 
2'J[j.f)ouXo;, 6£'j; iaxup^v;, e^ouaiaaTT,;, "Af/yov e!- 
p'/;vT]; , HaTfip to'j [iiXXovTo; a!(Jjvo;. Ka\ TtdXtv, 
< 'I5ou •ij odjiaXt; tstoxs, y.a\ o'j t^toxs (lo). > ToiJTO 
61 6T,Xot Tf,v IlapOivov. Ka\ 7:dXtv, < Bo'JTupov, xa\ 
[j.iXt (fdYETai (40). > Tcj-to yi.p eTpi'y£TO -/.aTtouaTi; 
TT,; [j.r,Tp'j; auTO'j a.-h tt,; dTOYpo^f,; • vJaTspov yip 
s'J7:opT,aev yaXa.y.~o^. Ka\ 7:dXtv, < Outoj; XiYEt Ku- 
pto; SaSaojO • 'Exo^iiaasv AVyut.to;, xo\ E;j:™p!a 

^ AiOi-i-tjjv • xa\ 0! Sa6a£\tJi dvopsc u'iTiXo\ e7:\ gI ota- 



"Isa. XI, 1-5. ■"'■iliid. 10. " Psal. xuv, 7, 8. " llobr. 111, I. "Psal. ci, 2G-28. "» Isa. vii , 14. 
"Mallh. I, 25. "' Isa. viii, 4, »= Sap. viii, 11), 20. »Msa. ix, 5, G. ^' Isa. vii, lo. 



(41) Codcx receiilior, dasCst;. 

(42) Malo iii vctusiiori codice Vaiicano t.Co; 
yi,ar,v. 

(45) Qua; semicirculis includiinlur, dosuiit in 
vctustiori codice Vaticano, libiarii crrorc niani- 
lesto. 

(44) lu rereiitinri eodicc Vaiicano, et in eo, qiio 
nsiis esl Siph:iniis, xa\ xaXeiTO'. tt,; ij.£YdXr,;« ,Sou- 
Xf,; aYY=Xo;, ^hh; tcxJf^i ' sod votiistioiis Vatloani 
codicis lectioiieiu, qiiaiii socini snuuis, pleri(|uo(0- 
dices, el iioii p:iuii aiitii|ni 1'atros eN,liil)oiil. Vidc 
Nobiiiuiii in adnutalionibus :ul oiiiii biciini. 

(45) Locuin liuiio iioii iiioiuiiii iiic logisse apinl 



Isaiam, aiit aliuiii quonipiani proplietam. Ad;j.a- 
Xt; autom vox, pro jiiveiica, sa>po roperitiir apinl 
I,X\ liitcrprctos. Qiiare niiriiiu est volid ignoraNse 
Sipliaiiuni, vol logoiidiiin ccnsuisse 5'Jva;j.t; • num 
aliono prorsus soiisii iiilorprolatus est rir/n.s. 

(IG) Siniilia liabit Nyssonus in oi:iliono in illnd 
Apo^^toli, Qiininlo sihi subjeceril oiniiin, lunc ipse 
iluo'jue fdius subjicielur ei : nbi 11011 longo ab iiiiiio 
lia!o ini|iiit, Kl quoinodo cum esset infuns, iiifnntileiii 
iiccipil ribuiii, bulijruin ct inet comedens ; itu eliiiin 
cuin jirocessissel ait uilotescenliiiin, non recusuiit iii 
(juud Iniic alutierut cjnifruens cl convc:icns. 



'iOT 



TF.STIMONI.V ADVr.nsUS JUD;1i:0S. 



2!i) 



e.^jjovrn (47), xa\ aoi 'iso^)-y.<. SojXoi, xa'i dT;;i(i) cou A Sabaim viri exccl.si ail lo iransihiiiit, et iiii criini 



azoAo^jOfiSousi S;oe[iivo'. y£ipo-s6aij, xa't 6'.aCr;iov- 
tai Ttpi; Cc, xa'i Trpojxuvirjousi jot xa'i sv cio'i T:po3- 
Eu^ovcai oTi 6 ©ib^ iv so; iaTi , >:a\ oux catt 0£6? 
7:),r]V ffou. Su y^P ^'^ ©sis > y-^t^ oux fj6s'.,asy, Bihq 
lou 'IjpafjX SwTfjp (58). I 'lsCex'.T)X, « KaH-stpsiii 
[ii Kupto; xa-a iriv ioiv Tr.s TTuXr,; xr,c pX£7:o'j5Ti? 
xa-i ovaToXii;, xa\ au-r) fjV XExXsiT^jisvri' xa\ sTrts 
Kupio? Ttpbc [XS" Yik dvGptoTiou, f) tcuXti aiJTr) xs- 
xXsij[iivr| EoTai, xa\ ouSs^; ou \xh^ SisXOr, 5'.' au-f;^, oti 
Kupio; i Qihi 'iToariX sijsXs^JssTai (10), xa\ s?:Xs'J- 
osTat 6i' auTf].;, xai Si-ai xsxXs[i(isvr). > 'IlTata;, 
« 'Ex xoiXia; [jtr,Tp!); sxaXscra th ovo;ia auTCj Ma/at- 
pav 6^!ilo.y (."JU). » Aavif,X, i 'ISou iT[j.f,Or) XtOo? Svsu 
Xsipwv, xa\ STTata^s tVj dvSpidvTa , xa\ kyi\it-o si; 



scrvi, cl post le scqiieiiliir vincli in;uiicis, it 
transibiint ail tc, cl adoraliunt le, ct in le orabiiiii, 
quoniam in le Deiis csl, cl iioii est Dciis alisi|iie 
tc. Tu cnim Dciis cs, ct ncscicbamiis, Di iis Isracl 
Salvalor **. t K/.ocbicl, < Ktconvcriit me l^oniiniis 
ad viam porla; icspicicnlis ad Oriciilciii, cl lucc 
crai claiisa. Et dixit Domiiuis ad inc : fili lioiiiinis, 
porla liicc claiisa cril, ct nciiio traiisiliil pcr caiii, 
(]iioiiiain Doiiiiiiiis Dcus Isracl inp;rcdictiir, ct cgre- 
dicliir pcr cam, cl cril cl;i;isa"'. > Isaias, « E\ 
iiicro maii-is vocavi iioincn cjus gladiuin acii- 
tiim"". II Oaniel, « Ecce abscissus cst iapis sine 
niaiiibiis, ct pcrciissit statuam "', et factiis csl in 
monlcm niagniim , ct iniplcvit iiiiivirs:iiii tcr- 



5po; [x^j-a, xa\ £T:Xf;po)-s tt)v oixou|;.svr,v. i '0 ouv " rani''». > I.apis igiliir abscissiis sine iiiaiiibiis, i!- 



':[ir;0s\5 XtOo; divsu yuph^, EcTtv 6 Ysvvr,0£'i? Svsu 
(iTOpa; dvopo;. 'Ilaata; TciXtv, « ".\xous , 'oupavi, 
xa\ ivojTiJou , f) Y^> 'i'- K'Jp;o; eXaXr,i£v • VJo'j; 
e"ivvr,ia, xa\ u-itoaa, auTo\ Si ,as f,OiTr,aav. "Eyvoj 
poug Tiv xTr,sa[isvov , xa\ 5vo; Tr;v <faTvr,v -o'j xu- 
piou a'JTO'j" 'Ijpaf,X 5i f.s o'Jx Hy^a), ouSk 6 Xa^^ [jis 
cuvf,x5. > Ka\ TtaXtv, « AdSs t^J^jiov xatvou ydpTOu 
[tsydXou (Sl), xat Ypd'J/ov ev auTio ypatftSt dvOpto-ou, 
Tou 6c£0); 7:povo[)if,v rotfiia'. ux^jXuv. Ka\ rrpo!if,X- 
Oov TTpi; TT)V npo'^f,Ttv, xa\ £V Ya7Tp\ IXaSs, xa\ 
ETSxsv uiov xa\ £i-£ [jtoi Kupto; • KdXsaov xh £vo)jLa 
a'JTO'j , Ta;(i(.ii; tjxuXsujov, 'OEsto; ■K,oov6a£ujov. > 



liini uiique significat qui genitus cst absqiic viri 
seiniiie. Isaias ilcriim, « Aiidi, coeliini, cl aiiribiis 
percipc, tcria, qnia Dominus lociilns csl : Fillosge- 
nui et cxaliavi, ipsi aiilcm spreverunt ine. Cogiio- 
vil bos posscssorcin, ct asiiuis piKScpe doiiiini 
sui ; Israel aiileni mc iioii cognovil, el populus ine 
11011 inlcllcxil". > Et riirsus, < Siiiiic libi toiiuini 
novic cbarl^c niagn.T, ct scribe in eo lioniinis 
flylo, iit vclocitcr dcprxdationcm faciai spolio- 
riini. Et accessi ad propbelissam ; et iii utero 
conccpit ct pepcrit liliiini. Et dixit Dominiis miiii : 
Voca nonien cjiis, Cilo spolia, Vclocitcr dcpra;- 
dare". » Toniiiin igiliir iiovum de Viigiiie intcUi- 



T6[j.ov ojv xat'>6v voo'j[jisv Tf,v IlapOsvov oJiTiEp Ydp 

6 XdpTT;? xatvo; stti xaOapoc, oiYpatpo; tov, oiJTto; p. gimus ; quemadmodum ciiim nova cliarla pura est, 

xa\f) nap05';o; dYtad,aur)To; dvSp6;. Ka\ rrdXtv (S'2), cuiii nitiil in ca scriplmn est, ita et sancla Virgi> 

« ITav fipisv StavoTYov [if,Tpav, tiYtov Tto Kupiij) viri consuetiidinis expers est. Et ileruin, < Onui!! 

x/.rj0f,3STa;. > Ouosv 5k dpjsv 6;avotY£t (Jif,-pav, aXX' masciiliniim adapcriciis viilvani, saiictiim Domiiio 

f) xotvtovta dvop!); r:phq •(\t'/a.ixa. T6 youv £tpr];jiEVov vocabiliir". » INiilliis autein iiKisculns apcrit viil- 



7:sp\ TGu Kupiou vor,T£ov. Su[i6at';Et S^ rroXXoug t(uv 
-pioTOToxtov £T';a; dj£6£;j, xa\ d[JtapTO)),o-J?. Uwq 
ouv ouToi aYtoi T(o Kupfip, 6;3t to'jto xa\ d;j.to;jiot ; 
5ta Tt 51 [ir] xa\ r:dv 0f,Xu ; AfjXov ouv, S-t out^? 
dYio? (aa) xa\ &[jtoj[jtO(; p.6vo,;, AaCto. i Mr)TT)p St('uv 
ep£t, "AvOpo)7:o;, xa\ dvOpoj-o; £Y£vvf,Or) ev auTi), 



vani, sed consnetudo viri ciini miiliere : igitiir di- 
cluin illiid dc Doniino cst iiitclligciidiim. Coniingit 
auteni ul priiiiogcniti non paiici iiiipii siiit ct pcc- 
caiorcs. Qiiomodo igiuir oinnes ii saiuti crunt 
Doniino, ct propterea inculpati? Ciir iteni non 
omneetiam fcmininum sanctum Domino vocabilur? 
Manifcstiim igitur est, ipsiim solum sancliiin esse, 

Al- 



xat a'JT?j^ £0£;jt£Xtto-£v a'JTf,v 6 "VJ/tiToj. > 

ct inciilpatnm. David, « Maler Sinn diccl : llomo cl liomo iiaiiis cst in ca, ct ipse fiiiidavii oaiii 
lissinuis '*. » 

A'. nepl Oav^idTur, JJi" ejii-Xls aotelr erarOpcj- D IV. De mirncutis, qiuc humanu ciinie asiumpta Dn- 

aiccK; 6 kvpio^. miiius cdilurus eral. 

Tsps,a!a? (.54), « 'l8o'j TiOstxd js si^ 6taQf,xr,v Y£- Jeiomias, < Ecce posui tc in lestanienlnm gc- 

vou;, xa\ £t; ^tj; iO';(I)v , tou xaTacTf,3a; Tf,v yt;v> neiis, iii lucem gcnliiim, ut conslituercs lcrrain. 



«Msa. XLV. li, lii. " Ezecli. xi.iv, 1, (2. "" Isa. xlix, I. s^' Dan. ii, 31. '" ibid. 53. 
"Isa. VIII, i-o. '^Exod. xiii,2; Nuni. viii, 17. '' Psal. lxvxvi, 5. 



Isa. I, 



(■47) Codex recenlior, xaTa6f)30VTat. Ita cl Si- 
phani codox. 
(48) lidcm codices legunt ©ei? tou 'ljpaf,X xa; 

£tOTf|p. 

(•49) Uomaiw LXX Interprclum editio, e;jsX£u- 
(xsTat 6t' auTT;?, ingredielur per eam ; caatcra dc- 
suiil. 

(.^0) Romana LXX Inlerpr. ediiio aliter lcgii, l'x 
ulero tiiatris mew vocurit nomen mcum, et posuit os 
meum qnnsigladiuin acuium. 

(51) llaiie lcitioiicm a LXX Intcrpr. editione 
diversaiii iii qnibusdani co iuibus rcpcriri tcslalur 



Nobiliiis iu iiolis ad bniic lociini. 

(5"2| Exodi locuni iisdcin prope verbis landat 
Tertiiirianiis in lib. De cnrne Cliristi, cap.22. 

(55) Codcx rccenlior, «Ytos [>.6w:. lla ct Sipbani 
codex. 

(.54) Lociis isie non Jcrenii», sed Isaioe est ; 
cum tanien pro Jcrcmi^e loco acccpissc iNysscnum, 
vcl indc patrt, qiiod Bariicb testimoniiim, tanqnam 
unius eiusdciii proplielie siibjungat : Bariicli aulem 
saepe ab anliquis sub Jereini* nomine laudari so- 
lel. 



21 1 s. gi\i;go:ui 

et possideres lu-crcclltalom descrli, (licciis liis tiui A 
iii viiiculis siiiil : Exite ; et liis, iiui iu li^ncbris, 
Hevelaiuini ". . 1!;l'c auicni de piiro |iutO(|iic lio- 
iiiir.e al) ipsn non (li(>i, inde palct qiiod ipsc crat 
iliii dixil, < Ilic cst Dciis noslcr, ct ikmi a-sliiiialii- 
luralius ad cuiii ". i Isai:!s , t Coiifortainiiii, 
inanus reinissse et genua dissolula ; consolainini 
vos, piisillanimes incnle, cnnforlainini, iiolite ti- 
mero ". Ecce Dcus noslcr. EccoDoiniiius ciuii lor- 
titiuiine veiiit ". » l£t riirsus, c Tiinc apericnlur 
oouli c;ecoriiin, et aiires surdorum audient; tunc 
saiii'1 claiidus, sicut cervus, ct cxpedila eritlingiia 
ballioruiu ". > Et riirsiis, « Spiriiiis Doniini siipcr 
iuc, proptcr quod unxit nie ; evangclizare paupiMi- 
biis niisit nie, pra;dicare capiivis rcmissionem cl 
caecis visuni. > " 

V. De prodilione. 

David, 1 Qii) comcdebal panes mcos, niagiiifica- 
vil super nie siippianlatioiiem '. > 
Yl. De Passione^ 

« I'opiile mcus, qiii beatos vns diciint decipiiist 
vos, cl scmilam pcdiim vesiroruni tiirbant. Scd 
imiic siabit in judicio Dominus, et statucl ad jiidi- 
cium pnpiiluiii siiuiii. Ipsc Doiiiinus ad jiidiiiiim 
vcniet cum sciiioribiis populi, cl cuin principibus 
cjus '. » David, « Qiiarc frenuierunt geiites, cl 
populi meditali siiiil iiiania? Astiierunt reges ter- 
la;, et principcs coiivcncrunt in uiiuni advcrsiis 
Donii:nim et adversiis (>liristum cjiis '. > Ilicrc- 
iiiias, < Spiiitiis facici ni)Sti';c Dciis Domiiuis captus C 
esl in coriiiptionibiis ipsoriim, de qiio diximus : 
Iii umbra ejus vivemus in gcniibiis*. > Isaias, « Ip- 
se pcccata noslra portat, ct prc nol.is dolct, et iins 
rcputavinius ciim esse iii laliore, c\ in plaga, et in 
;irfliclionc. Ipsc aiiicm vulncratiis csl prnpter poc- 
cata nostra, et inrirmalus cst propter iiii(|uitalcs 
iioslras. Discipliiia pacis nnstra; siipcr cuin ; livorc 
cjus iios sanati suiniis. Omncs qiiasi oves erravi- 
iiius; unusquisque a viasua abcrravil. Et Doiniiius 
iradidit ipsiim proptcr pecrata iioslia : et ipse 
proptcr afniciioiiein non aperit os. Siciit ovis ad 
viciimam diictus est, et siciit agnus coram toii- 
(lciite se mutiis, sic imn apcrit os siiiini in luiini- 
lialione cjiis, qiii;i tollitiir dc icrra vit;i ejiis; ab 



NYSSEM 



212 



" Isa. xi.ix, 0-8; I):ir. iii, '>{]. "■' Isa. xxxv, 3, A. 
1. 'Psal. XI., 10. Msa. III, 1-211. 'Psal. ii, 1, 2. 

(53) Codcx rcccntior, y.'/.^pvjrjii.'.y.v. Xiyjov. Ila cl D 
Sipliaiii codex. Scd in cililionc I.XX Iiilcipr. cst, 
•/./.Tjpovo|).!ac £prij.o'j^, liancditales descrtas. 

(ofii Codcx :iiili(iiiior, [jLO-f./.iXou. 

(.')"] Codex aiUiqiiior, zh-j Xaov ci-; xpi^iv. 

(.58) Cndcx rcccnlior , ilcniqiie (Odex (|iio iisiis 
psl Sipliaiius, babcl t;j.(7)V KJoioj • scd i:i cditioiic 
\l.\\ liili riir. est, Xfiii-o; Kuf.o;, qiiaiii lcclio- 
iiCiii .liisliiiiis, hciuciis, Cyprianiis, et Tcrlulliaiiiis 
bei|r.iiiiliir. 

(.59) In cdilinne LXX liiteiprctimi est, avOpw-o; 
tfi lioij) aJ^zoC, ct i\\o\, ~oifiiow/.i-j 3.jzh'/ ly.'.^ a;xap- 
■:h.:g Tipi(uv : lcclioncm iitranique scqiiiiur .liisriiuis 
.M.inyr in Apol.l, paj;. 8(), el in Diutuiin cumTrii- 
phoue, pdi;. i^U, uciimie alii , scd pobiciiori biiiu- 



v.a.\ •/;),Tipovojj.Tijai x.).T|povo[i'!av (a,5) ^pTjixou, \i^wj 
■zv.i £v oz^iJMi; , 'li^ilf^zxf X7.\ ToT; £v Tip ay.iru, 
'Av«y.aXiJ'.fOr,-£. > Ka\ o-i 0'j -:pi ({/'.Xou avOp(o7:o'j 
X^Y^i , a'jz>ji r\-j 6 v.t.uj-j, « Ou-o; 6 0;?j; Tjpitov, ou 
Xo-,njOTiii-:at sTSpoj ■Jip'.; a^jf/v. t 'Ilaata;, « Tjj/u- 
uaTs, xEips? avEi;j.d'/a'. xa\ Yovaxa 7tapaX£Xu;j.Eva* 
■::apaxaXijats , ol 6h.y&^\i'/pi tt) StavoJa" \T/-Ja9.zz, 
[J.T, (foSEiiOo. Toou 6 0£oj f|[tiJJv, iooj Kijpto; p.J'3! 
iu/Oo.; 2p)(£Tat. > Ka\ TiaXiv, « TtJTS dvo:yOf,50VTat 
d9GaX(j.o\ TutfXtov, y.al (tiza y.w^Crj d^/tousovTat • tiSts 
dXjiTat, tb; sXa^o;, 6 xwXi;, xa\Tpavr) liTat YXioua 
[jioytXdXtjjv (50). > Ka\ -dXiv, « IlvsuiJta Kupiou sti' 
£[jti, ou stv£x£v i'/pi.^i (J.£ ■ suayYcXtjajOat 7:TO)/otj 
dTiiiTaXxi [j.£, xT,p'J5at at)([JiaX(i)Tois a'f£3tv xa\ tu- 
tfXot; dva6X£'itv. 

E'. TlefA ctpoSocria^. 

i.y.CA^, « '0 EuOtOJV dpTOUs V-^J, £[Jl£YdXuV£V £Tt' 
l\).l 7:T£pVt7[J.l5v. J 

(7'- nepl ndOovg. 
« Kaiq [iou, ol p.axap!'JovTss u[j.a? ■iTXavtocrtv i[ia?, 
xat TT]v TptSov TOJv TToStJjv u[xi6v ixTapddffouatv. 
'AXXa vuv xaTaciTir,T£-at Kupto; si? xpt3tv, xa\ uT-fj- 
5£t zh-j Xabv a'JToiJ £tc xptcrtv (37). A'JTb? K^jpio? si? 
xpiitv Ti^£t [jtsTa T(ov T:p£a6uT£pcov TO'j Xaou , xa\ 
[j.sTdT(I)v dpx^JvTOJv a'JTtov. > Aafiio, « 'Tva t! ^tppua-* 
|av sOvT), xa\ Xao\ l[J.£XitT,iTav X£vd ; nap£CSTT,nav oS 
paJtX£t; TT,c YTi?, xa\ ot ap/ovT£^ <iuvf|/Or,ciav £ic\ 
zh a\jxh xa-d Tou Kuptou xa\ xaTJt tou Xpti-0'J au- 
TO'j. > T£ps[i!a?, « llvsvj.ua TipodtoTOU fi[X(ov @zh', 
Kupio,- (58) cjuv^XficfOii iv TaU StacpOopat; a^OTtov. ou 
si'7:o;j.sv' 'Ev Tf) axta a'JTO'j ^'''Mi'-^^^ '^'' ''•'''' ^^''^' 
<itv. > Tlaata?, i Auxh; Td? dvo[j.ta.; f][j.(!.Jv fi(jzi, 
xa\ TzzfA fi[j.(jjv oouvdTat xa\ fi[J.£tc JXoytGd[X£Oa a'j- 
Tbv £v ■Kovt,), xa\ £V tcXt,-!-?], xa\ £v xax(ijcr£t. AuTb; 
6s ETpau[JtaT!c:Ori oia Td; d^jiapTia; fi[Jt(t)v, xa\ [^-[j.a- 
XdxtjTai otd Td; dvo;j.!a; f,[JL(ov. IlatOEia £tp-r,'/r,s 
fl[j.(lv ^Ti' auTiv, Ttp [jitiiXojTct a'JTou fifXEts idOr.[j.sv. 
ndvTE? tl)? ■Kp66a.xa E7:Xavf,0T)[j:£V sxacjTOi; ttjv 6ah-j 
auTOu (59) £7:Xavf,0Ti. Ka\ Kuptoc T:apio(i)X£v ix\j'.h-j 
otd Td; diJ.ap-!ai •r,[j.(ov • xa\ a'JTi.; 5id to x£xaxt'jciOa; 
oux dvoivEt xh cziy.ix. 'flc 7i:p(i6aTOV E7:i oojiyTjV 
Vj/Or,, -xa^ (bj d[j.vf)? svavTiov Toij xsipavto; a'JTbv 
acfiovo?, oijTto? 0'Jx dvo£v£i xh aT(i[.ta (GO) auToiJ £V 

' Isn. XI,, 9 , 10. '' Isa. xsxv, 5, fi. " Isa. lxx, 
"Tlircn. IV, 20. 

Icm leclionem ex Ilicionvuio ct Cypriano lib ii 
'y'i;.'i(im. ndversus J itda'OS.'c\\\\. 13, rcrcrl Nnbilius 
in notis ail liiinc Inciim. Ciclcriim in rcccntinri V;i- 
licann, et in alio Sipliani codicc malc lcgitiir, 7:ap- 

£C(J)X£V EaUTOV. 

(60) Ilni' in loco longe div.Tsa esl LXX Inlcr- 
prctiim cdilio, (|ii:c il:i se lial.cl, outojc (/'Jx^d''o!r£' 
xh (sx^iia. 'Ev TTJ Tc?7::t'/()')ci£t f] xpicitc a'JTO'j ^ipOr,. 
Sic non aperit ds. In linmilitale judicium cjus snb- 
lalum est. Il.uie auleiii lcctiniinii scqiiiiiiliir Justi- 
niis Martyr, Iren.^ims, Tcilullianiis ct Cypii:iiuis 
celcriqiie, nisi qiioil babciit, o'Jx d'/o!-,'£t xh (sxi[xa 
a^^TO'"/, Son aperit os suum. Scd Nysscnus videlur 
lin iii rpiioii.cn rcdcgissc Isaia^ verba. 



2'5 TESTIMONIA ADVERSUS JUD/EOS. 211 

■:t\ TaTsivwasi auTovl, '6-i «"psTa'. a~h tt,^ vf^j t^ Jtof] A iiiiiniit:\liliiis popiill iiici (liicliis (.•st ad inortoni. Et 



aJ-'j'j' 4::?) iiov d;jiapT'.iiiv toO Xaou [ji.o'j f,xOr) it; 
Oavaxov. Ka\ Sijjoj to^jj TOvrjpou;dvTl xatpT;? aCiToO, 
xa\ ToO^ TiAobifou? dvT\ ToO OavdTO'j auTO'j, oti dvo- 
[jifav o'jx £~ocr,(Tsv, ouok eupiOr) (Cl) 6(j).o; Jv iC> 
cx*<i;jiaTi asJTCJ. > Ka\ |ji.£Td tiva, i Aid touto ouTbi; 
xXr,povojj.fi!T:i ■noXXou?, xa\ twv isxupiijv [jispui 
oxuXa, dvG' uv irapEorfOrj et? OdvaTov ■?] 4'^X'l «'JtfjO, 
OT'. dvo[j.iav oux iTToiriTi , xa\ £V toT.; dv(i[ioi? iXoYi'- 
oOt)' xa\ a'JT?j; d[J.apTia; TcoXXcJjv dvf|V£Yxi, xa\ Sci 
Ti? d[jiapTt'a; auToiv rapJOiJOT). i 'Ex TO'JTtiJv (G2) 
6f;Xov OTt ou ■TTspt xou Xaou tou d-iraxO^jTO? Iv I?a- 
6'jXt'jvt 6 np09f;T.Ti^ X^Y^'- > ^^? tivs? u-iXa6ov. Iltli; 
•;ko av 6 Xa'j;, d-b tiJjv d;jt3pT;tov to'j Xao'j i;/Or, el^ 
OdvaTOv ; r; TToto.; Xa^.;, xa\ -otou Xao'j ; Ka\ ::dXtv , 



ilahii iiKiUis prii scpiilliiia cjiis, cl iliviles pro iiiortc 
illins, i|nia inii|iiil.ik'iii i:iiii fccit, ncqiic doliis in- 
veiilns cst in ore siio ". i Kt paiilo posl, t Pro- 
]iterca ipsc possidcliit mnllos, ei forlinm dividci 
spolia, pro co ijiiod iiadita cst ad iiiortein aiiiina 
cjiis (inoiiiam iiiiiiuitaicm non fecit, cl in iniiiiiis 
icpiilalus cst : et ipse pcccala nuilloriiiii liilil, ct 
propler iniqiiitatcs coruiii Iradiliis est ". i l".x liis 
palct proplulam non l(ii|iii ilc popiilo, (iiii in ISaliy- 
loiiein addiictns est, siciit iionniilli suspicali siiul. 
Qiioniodo cnim poptilns pri)|iier peccata poptili 
diicius csl ad mortcm, aut (|uis popiilus, ct ob cu- 
jiis pcipiili pcccala id passiis cst ? Kt ilenini, t Dor- 
suiii mcum dedi ail fiagella, ct geiias iiicas ad 



t Tivv(IiT(5v [jtoueSioxast; [jtd^JTfi-aj, Td? 6b CTtaYtS-jaj D alapas, et racieiii meain non avcrti a coiifnsioiio 
[iO'j st? (5aT:;'i;j.aTa , t!j 51 7:pi5(i<o7r6v [Jiou o'jx dTi- 
sjTpsi^a aKh aicy/jvr,? s^friTUT^jtdTtjjv. i Ka\ irdXiv, 
1 0'jx st/sv ei6o;, ouok xdXXo;, dXXi zh etSo; auTO'j 

STtflOV, SxXsrTTGV Zapi TOJ; Ul0'j; T(7jV dvOpoJTTOJV. I 

Ka\ ^riXtv o za\i-a. strctliv, sT-:, « Tf;v oi Ysvcdv a'JTOu 
Tt; 5tT;Yf;(J£Tat; > Aa6\5, < "OTt sx'JxXoj5dv [jls x'j- 
vs; 7:oXXot" auvaYt'JY'1 -ovr,p:uo;j.ivojv -£p;ij/ov ;j.£. 
'fipu^av xetpd; [Jtou , xa\ rJjlai [Jtou • £^r,p:'0(XT;7av 
TivTa Ti iiTa [jlou. A'jto\ ot xaTev6r,Tav, xa\ sTTstSov 
\i.f 6te[x£ptaavT0 Ti l[j.dTtd [aou iauTot?, xa\ £t.\ t?jv 
i;jtaTtj;ji(3v [iou £6aXov xXrjpov. i 'Ispejjtta;, < 'Ey'') 
6i tiJ5 dpvtov dxaxov dY6;j:svov tou Gu^iOat, o'jx 
^'^'iwi. > Ka\ TidXtv, < AsiJTS, xa\ e[j.6dXXoj[j.sv ^'JXov 
t'.q -h'i SLp-ov auTO'j • xa\ sxTpt'|oj[j.sv a'jT?>v d7:6 Ttijv 



spiilorum '. > Et rursus, < Noii liabebat specicin, 
ni'(|iie decorcm, scd specics cjus iiibonoraia, ct 
deliciens pr:ie filiis lioiiiiiiiini '. > El riirsns cniii 
Ik\'C dixissct, iiit, i riciierationcm cjns qiiis cnar- 
rabit ' ? < U:ivi(l, « Qiioniaiii circuindederiinl nie 
caiies miilli, coiiciliiim maligiiaiitiiim oliscdit nie. 
Fodcrtiiit iiiaiius iiieas, el p:dcs iiicos ; dinuniera- 
vcruut oiiiuia ossa mea. Ipsi vero coiisideraveriiiit 
et iiis|)cxeriint iiic ; diviscriint siiii vcsliiiiciila 
r.;ea, et siiper vcslem meam iiiiscnint sorlein '''. > 
Jerciiiias, i Ego aulem quasi ;igiiiis iiinoceiis dii- 
cliis ad immolaiidum, non cojiiioscebain ". > Et 
riirsus, I Veiiile, et initiamus liyiuiiii iii pancin 
ejiis, et extcramus euni e vivciitihiis, ct noiiien 



?!ovTtov (03), xa\TO(JvO(jtaa'JTO'Jo'J [jif; [JivT](jOii £ti. i ^ cjiis non niemoretur ampliiis ". i Zacliaria's, « \'A 



Za;(ap:as, « Ka\ ?Xa6ov Ta TptdxovTa dpY'jpta tt]v 
Ti;ji7]v TO'j T£T;;jiTi;jiivou , 3v £T;;j.f)javT0 a~h uitov 
'l-paf]X- xa\ coojxav auTi st? tov dYp'jv tou xspa- 
[Jistoj, xaOi (JuvsTa^e [Jiot K'Jp'.oj. > 

Z". nepl Tcv crtwpcu , xa\ zou ysrojiiyov cx.6- 
TCVr. 

t (6i) "O'i£j0s TTjV ^ojfjV u;jtiijv xps[jta[jt£V-r;v d^- 
^javT'. ToJv 6tj)0aX[ji(jJv u;j:(ov, xa\ o'j \).r\ 7:t(jTS'Jar,T£, 
liv Tt; cxStTjYstTai Ci,uttv. Th -ptot ipst^;' Ilto; ey^'"-'^'' 
ij-spa;xa\ t6 Jj~:pa;" ritj'); ^Y-"-'-''''"?'"- > • 'A|J-0Js, 
1 !ia\ liTat £v tt; f,,u.£pa sxstvTj, XcYst K'Jpto^ 4 0£^;, 
A'ja£Tat 6 ^iXto; [j:ejT)[j.6pta; , xa\ jur/oTdjst ev 
f);jtipa Tb tjtoj. > 'Isps^jta;, t 'E-i5uJsv 6 TjXto; £Tt 
[j:£ao:J(jr,; t^.; f;;j.£,oa;. > 'Iliata^, c "OXtjv ttjv fjfis- 
pav StcTTSTaja Ti? •/zX^i.i [iou Tph^ Xaov dvTt- 
XiY'^"''^^ , xa\ d-£;Ooj'jTa. > Ka\ r.dXtv, t "ApaT^ 
o'JiaT][j:ov eij Ti ^Ovt]. > Ka\ TrdXtv, « Ka\ t^^t^ 
TCfjTa cuv-eXsaOfiJSTat, XsYEt K'jpto;, oTav |'Jaov 
5:';X(j)V xXtOi; , xa\ dvasTfi , xa\ OTav i'/. ^iJXou aT[j.a 



acccperiint triginta argciilcos prctiiiiii apprclKili, 
qiiem appreiiaveriint a (iliis Israel ; et deilcruiit 
cos in agiuin fignli, sictil constiluit milii Do- 
iiiinus ".> 

VII. De cruce, et lenebris qua- in Chrisli morte fa- 
cice sunt. 

t Videbitis vitani vcstram pcuilenlein aiile ociilos 
veslros, et non credelis, si ipiis eiiarravcrit vobis. 
Mane diccs : Quomodo facia est vespera? Et ve- 
speri : Qiioiiiodo facliim cst iikiiic ^? i Amos, « Et 
crit in dic illa, ditit Doiniiius Dciis, Occidct sol mc- 
ridie, et contenebrescet in dic lux ". « .lcremias, 
« Occidil S'il, cnm adliuc inedius dicsessct". i 
D Isaias, i Tola die expandi niannsmeasad populum 
iucreduhim, et coniradiccntem '''. i Et ruisiis, 
1 Levatc signum ingentcs ". > Et rursus, « Et liinc 
ba;cconsumiiiabuntur,dicit Dominus, qiiandoligmiin 
lignorum inclinatus tncrit, et resurget, ctquaudoe 
ligiio sanguis dislillabil ".iZ;\cbarias,«Et crit, indic 



Msa. i.iii, 4-9. Ms,i. Liii, 1-2. Msa. i., 0. Msa. i.iii, 2. "ihid. 8. ■" Psal. x\i, 1':-1'1 " ■lcr. 
511, 19. "ibid. >'Zacb. xi, 1-2; Matlh. xxvu, 10. ''Dcul. xxviii, OU, 07. " Anios viii, 'J. " Jcr. xv,'.). 
"Isa. Lxv, 2, 12. '"Isa.Lxii.lO. " Zacb. xiv, C, 7. 



(CI) Verbum, cupiflT], dec;st in editioue LXX. In- 
lcrpretuni, scd babctiir apud Jii.slinum, ct apiid 
aiios, qiins laiulal Noliiliiis iii iiolis, quibus adde 
'rirliilliaiiiiin .\tlversns Juita^os, cap. 10. 

(C-2) liodcx anruiiiior, sxtoijtou. 

(02) Edilio LWlulerpr. d-'j Yr,; StovTtov, quam 



leclinnem seqiiiiiilur Jiistimis in Dialog. cum Try- 
plione, pag. 299, Tertullianiis, Cy|)rianiis el alii. 
(Oll Diveisii esl biijiis loci lccliii laiii in cditiom: 
lAX Inteiprctiiiii, ([iiani :ip«d Jiistinuni, Terlu - 
liaiuim ct alios. 



'<^'^ S. GREGOUIl NYSSENl ojG 

ilia iion erit liix : et iUes il!a mUa Dl-o : et iioudies, A om^si (65). t Zaxapia:, i Ka\ Eira;, £v -:ii f,[isp(y 



neqiie nox ; ail vcspoiaiii oiil liix. i I)avid,< Et siis 
limii, qiii siiiiiil conlrislarelur, el qui coiisolaretur, 
ei noii iiiveni, et liedcrunt in esrani itioani fel, ci 
iii siti inea poiaveruiu ine aceio ". » Quoruin oin- 
iiiuiii iiiliil Daviili coiiiigisse possunt ostendere. I'.l 
niisi.'S, I Posuerunl nic iii lacn infimo ". » Zaclia- 
rias, « Frainea, consurgc supcr pastorem, et iii vi- 
riUM populi inei. Pcrtute pastoicin nieuni, eidis- 
pergeiitur oves gregis ". » Et riiisus, i Et in die 
illa erit, quod supcr ' rioiiuin ciiiii est sanctuin 
Doiiiino ". I 



VIII. De Clnisli rciurrcclione. B 

David resurreciionem ejus prsevidens dicebat, 
I Evsurge, quare obdoriuis, Domine? exsurge, ct 
iie repellas in fiiicin ''•. > Et riirsiis, i Exsurge, 
Doiniiie, salvum nie fac, Deus nieus '■". > Et iteruni, 
« Lxsiirge, Doniinc, adjuva nos, ct ledime nos 
piopler nomen tuum ". > Et rursus, « Exsurge, 
Doiiiine, judica tcrrain ; quoeiani lu liajrcditabis 
in oiiinibus gentibus ". > Isaias, « Nuiic exsiir- 
gam, dicit Doniiiius, niinc glorificaiior, nunc exal- 
tabor, niinc vidcbitis, nuiic salvabiniini. Vana erit 
foriitiido spiritus veslri '». > Osee, i Et qiu-crcnt 
facieiii ineain iii tribnlatinue sua, et mane vigi- 
bdnint ad ine, dicenies : Eanius, el reveriainur ad 



£x:'vri o'jy. la-.m 910; • ■ahM] ^;ji£pa sxstVT] yvojiTi) 
Tto Kupiw- xat 0'Jx VMP'^' ''"^ °'J "''A (C6)- tii ■Tiphi; 
IjTTspav £jTat (fijjj. » Aa6-.5, « Kal 'jTEjjijtva a\jXX\j- 
Toufisvov, xa\ o'jx Cntr,p|2, xa\ iiapaxaXoGvTa , xa\ 
o-j/ stipov • xa\ sStoxav ((i7) etj -zh ^puiixi [jto'j x^"'''',^. 
y.7.\ £!i TTjv 5'|a'j [A0'j STTOTtcriv [i.z 0^0?. » '^iJv ouSkv 
EXo^JTt i~\ Aa6\5 5=i|at Y£vo;jtsvov. Ka\ TtaXiv , 
« "E0svt5 [jis bj Xiy.y.o) xaTWTaTto. » Zaxapta?, 
« 'Po[t9aIa, elsyspOrjT'. kiz\ x6v T:ot[jisva, xal £■7;' 
av5pa Toij ).ao'j [jio'j (68) • ■naTa|ov Tiv 7:oi[i.i-ja [lou, 
xa\5'.aixopz;30r;crovTatTa r.c.rjfjOLza. t?,; TOt;j.'JT,c.iKa\ 
TTa/.iv, I Ka.\ £V t?, :?llJi£pa lxst';ifi, 'is-.ai -b in\ x5v 
Xa/iviv (C!.l) TO'3 iii7:o'j aytov tio Kupiw. » 

H'. /Jepl draazdaeco^ Xpiazov. 

Aa6\3 TTiv avociTajtv a-JToiJ TrpoopiJJv sXsysv ■ 
« 'E|cyspOTiTt, 'iva Tt uTivot.;, Kupts; divisTriOt, xat 
[i-i] a-iujri etj tsXo?. » Kat TraXiv, « 'AvasTa, K'j- 
pts • awoov [te, 6 0sd:*[jtou, » Kat ■jraXtv, « 'Avatrra, 
K'jp;s, poTjOridov :fi[tTv, xat Xu-ptoiat t^y-S.; Jvexsv 
TG'j 0"/d;jtaT0.; aou. > Ka\ ■:iaXtv, « 'AvotiTa, Kupis, 
XptVOV TTIV YTIV, OTt Gu xaTa-/cXTipovo,u.Ti jsi: £v -ajt 
To!; sGvest. 1 'Hia'ta?, 1 Nuv avaaTT;(jO[jiat, Xiyti. 
Kuptoj, vjv So|aciOrioo(Jiat , vuv uij^wOriaoiJtat, vuv 
6'|sa0s, vuv acoOriasaOs (70) • [jiaTaia HiTat 'r, Jax'""? 



TOU ■KVSUp.aTO; U[Jt(')V. > 



Ka\ 



T^ 



TpdatoTiov y.o'j ev OXt'ist a^JTtlJv, xa\ (71) dpGptouii 
TTpb; [1.1, XsyovTei;, nopsuOtupisv xa\ £TttaTps'yto[i.ev 
Doininuin Deum nostrnin, quia ipse rapuit, cl sa- C Ttpj,; Kuptov Tbv Qsiv fi,ii(ov, oTt a^jT^s T,p-ax£, xa\ 

•xa\ [lOTojjsi ■rip.a;' 

^■'Psa!. xiiii, 25. 



nabil iios; perciitict, et curabit iios; sanos nos taisTat (7-2) Vi;^5:' iraTot; 

"Psal. Lwiii, -21,2-2. "Psal. lxvxvii, 7. « Zaeh. xiii, 7. "Z;u'li. xiv, 20. 
'^Psal. 111, 7. =«Psal. xLiil, 36. "Psal. lxxm, 8. ^" Isa. xxxiii, 10, II. 

(65) In Valicano rocentiori, ei in alio Sipliani 
roiri^ce lcgilnr, Xeyst K^^pto:, oti sx |';X(ov a:;jia 
aTa§st. Diri( Dominus, i/Hia <lc Hijiiis sanguis slil- 
lubit. Cxlcrnin bic loriis apiid Ji-reniiaiii non lc- 
gitnr; sed vcrba illa, El dcli<]Hu saiujtiis disiilUihil, 
rcperiuntiir in E.sdrc lib. IV, cap. v, Ti. .\n anteni 
Nyssenus ad bunc Esdr.T Incuni rcspcxcrit videaiit 
eiuditi. Anliqnos sane Palrcs qnarlnni Esilra; li- 
liriiin fusiorcin, i|nain iinm; sit, Inibnissi-, cx loeis 
quiis ex eodeiii libro lanilat Ainbrosius iii libro 
De bono moriis, liicidc apparet. 

(6'i) Cndcx anliqnior, •/.a\ 0'j-^\ vJ;. Seqiiitur in 



tribuleni nicuiu, boc est, a'J;j.cpuXdv [jtou, qiiod post- 
reiniiMi vcrbiiiu ex Aiinibe versione desiiinplum 
est. 

(()9) M le in rci; nliori Valicaiio, el apiid Sipha- 
nuin £-\ TtTiv xaXtviSv. 

(70) Codcx Sipliani et Valicanus rerenlior lia- 
bent vijv 'J'|(oUr,ao;jiat, vuv atoQ-fiasjOs. Scil in edi- 
tione LXX liitcrpr. est, vuv 'j'}(o0-/iao[tat, vjv (jcJjsaOs, 
v'iJvataDTiOT;asaOs. lii iionniillis aiilein lilii is, aitNobi- 
rins, est, a:aOir,7£aOs. Iii iiiio esl, a'.ayuvO-r,asaQs, 
ciii lcctioni siill'rag:iliir llieiiiiiyiinis. Si-d C.yprianus 
lib. II Adversus Judirvs, cap.' -26, nlraniiiiie reli- 



cililione LXX Inlciprctiini, xa\ rpb? 4a7tipav, alque ^ miit ; lcgit eiiiiii, iSuuc vidcbilis, iinnc inlcHitjclis, 
iia Cyprianiis quoqiic legil. iiunc confundeniini. Srd leclio (luain liic scqnilnr 



(67; In recentiori Vaticano, et apiid Sipbanum 
malc, ■napaxa"/,o'jvTac, xa\ o'Jx supov • IStoxav. 

(08) In yulgata LXX Interpr. edilioiie lcgitur, l~\ 
T0-J5 ■noi[jisva; jjtou, xa\ s-\ avopa 7:oXiTr,v jjtou' Su- 
P';r pa.-^tores meos, el super virum civein meum. Sed 
apud 'riieodoretuiii, et alios a Noliilio in notis 
iiicnioraios, lcgilnr ut hic, sz\ zh-j ■KO'.[>.vix [xo-j, ct 
niox, TTaTa^ov tIv 7T0t[j.£va. Juslinns .lulein in Dia- 
li.iju cum Triiplionc pag. 27.") Iiabel, 'Po;j.-f aia^elei-ip- 
OT,Tt tTZ'. th-j ■notp.eva [j.ou, i-z' avSoa T0'j Xao'j 
[iou, elc. irdTaJov tov ■rot[tsva xa\ otaaxopTTtaOfj- 
corza: Tit TrpdSaTa a'JToiJ • qiia; leclio siinilis csl le- 
ctioni, quain bic scquiliir Nysscnns, iiisi (|iiiid iia- 
liet, Ta TTpdSaTa t?,? T:oi;j:'jr,; • llii ronynius quoi|iic 
legit, Disperifenlur . Ny.sscnns laincii in /l«Iir- 
tiielico adversus .'ipolHnarcm cji[>. 18, lcgit, Framea 
iuscilare super pastorem meum, el super viruin cun- 



Nysseiius, ncscio aii apud aliuin qneinpiam scri- 
plorcin rcjieiialur. 

(71) In cditione LXX Interpr. deest xat, el in- 
terpnngiliir antc, ev OXiyst, (niibiis vcrbis incipit 
capiit 6. 'rerliillianiis laiiicn lil>. iv .At/rcr.sii.s .1/((rf. 
c. -13, Nysscni intcriinnclionein seiini vidcliir; nani 
legit, /'( ijuaranl [aciem meam, anle lucein vigi- 
labunt, elc. 

(72) In reeenliori Vatieano codice, el apnd Si- 
pliannincsl, OTt a'j-hi rsTratxs, xa\ tiaaTO.Poslrcnia 
vox lilirarii vidcinr crior; sed, -Tis-atxs, liect eum 
llclnaica lcclione noii concoiilct, in ca'teris tamen 
libris ita scribi lcstalnr Nobiliiis. 'l'crliiHianMs :il- 
teraiii lectioncm expriinit iii lili. .\dvcrsus Judaos 
cap. 13; sciihit cniin, Quoiiiiim ipsc eripicl. et 
liberabit nos. Vide euindeni in lib. iv.l(/ti.'rsM5 .Varc, 



217 



TESTIMONIA ADVERSUS JIJD.COS. 



21 :^ 



OyiiTsi ■?|ixaj [jLciri 5Jo fijjispx^ • tv ■zf\ i\\xipT. ifi \ faciet post ilies diios; in dio lcrlio resurgeiiius 



zoixT] avai7-r,Toj/.£0a evwTTtov aJiou, xal YvwjojxiOa, 
omIwjxz'/ toj y'""''*' ■''j^ Kupiov ^73) , t»)? S.oOpov 
Sf)t;jiov £'jpr;(JOiJt£v (71) aJTOV. > Aa6'to, i "OTt oO>t 
eYxa-iaX^ltl^stj ttjv '^•■>xVJ ^o-j £ij aoTjv, o-j51 5wiei? 
xiv oJtov ao'j to;tv Sta'^Oopav. i Ka\ TraXiv, < 'Eys- 
vr;Or,v tb3£'t avOpwTzoc aHoTfiT^xo;, ev vixpoi^ eXeu- 
Ospo;. I Ttj fio E).:uO£poj Oavofcou, Et [j.t) 6 0£(5?; 
rivovE yip u)j£\ avOpioTio; oiGof,Or|-:o; , TaT^Etvtij-a? 
TYjv ^au-0'j aipxa jjtixp' OavaTou , OavaTOu fik 
oTa^jpo^j. Tl^ata;, i 'lSo'j (75) TiOrjjxt £v £t(jjv XtOov 
lixpoywviai^ov, exXsx-^jv, Ev-tjjiov • xaV 6 -t5-£ija)v sJj 
ajt&v ou xaTat3)(uvOTi(i£Tat. i riYOvs ykp < Eti; xE^a- 
).t;v ■j-wvtar, » ^TEpa; or|).aor] oi/.oooijtr;; (7G) ttj; xaTa 
TTjv 'E-/.x),riit'av,T|Tt; £3T't (77) OauiJtaiTT] ItiI ocfOaX- 
y.'^.; f,[jiiov. 

0'. flsfl r/jc di'a.?i}!^^e(i)C- 
iia6'to, 8 'AviCr) 6 «£'>; ev aXa).ay[jtiT), K'jpioc £v 
9(i)vii naX-fj-vo;. I "0-[ 51 7r£p\ to'j Sc)TT;po; iiyMV 
XiXexTat, AavtriXXiyEt, i 'EflEiopouv, » tfT;3l, « xa't t6o'j 
Op(5voi «iOr^aav, xal IlaXato; Ti[jt£p(I)v £xdOT)To. i 
Ka'i [ji£Ta Ttva, < Kal too'j y.£T3t Ttijv ve^eXcov tou 
0'Jpa"/C'j, (i); Vti; otvOptoTCOu ipyiitjtEvo; • xa't 'iu); Tou 
IlaXatou TtJjv fijjteptiiv itfOaas, xal ■npoifjOT) (78)- 
auTiT) eo^JOti ■?! ti[xtj, xa\ f; lipx']. "oi^ f; pastXEia^ xa't 
7:avT£; oi Xao't, tfuXa\, xa\ yXihzGM SouXstJjoujiv 
a'JT(p • f] E^oudta a'JTou , E|ou3£a at(ijvto;', fjTt; o'J 
T:ap£X£'J7£t , xa\ f; paitXsta a'JTO'j o'J otayOapf,3£- 



corain eo, cl sciciims. IVrsciiiiamiir iil co^iiosca- 
niiis Doniiiiiiin, qii.isi inane paraluin invciiieiinis 
enm ". i David, « Qnoniam iion dcicliiunics aiii- 
in.ini nieam in infcrr.n : nc(|iic dabis saiicdini liiinii 
viilcro eorriiplioiiciii '". i Kl rursiis, < Factiis siiiii 
sicul lioiiii) siiie adjulorio iiitcr iiiortuos iilicr ". i 
Quis vcro iibcr a iiioile nisi Dcus'? Facliis est 
eniiii siciit liiiiiio aii>Lilio dosliliitiis, eiiin iuiiniliavit 
carnein siiaui usi|iic ad iiiDrtciii, moilciii aiitciii 
criicis. Isaias, « Ecec cgo poiio in Sion lapidciii 
summiiin aiigularcm, clcctum, lionoraliilcin ; cl (pii 
crcdidcrit in ciiin, non confiindclur ". i Faetiini 
cst eiiim i in caput aiiguli " », altcrius vidclicct 
Kilificii Ecclcsix (luiu est inirabilis in oculis 
iiostris. 

)X. De Ascensione. 
David, « .\scenilit Dciis iii jiiliilo, Duniiiiiis iii 
voce tnbaj '\ « IIicc auleiii de Salvatore nosiro 
asseri, ex eo oolligiiiir, (inod Daiiicl dicat, « Ecce 
tliroiii piisiti siinl, cl Aiirujiius dii^riiin scdil ". i 
Et paiilo pnst, « Et ccco ciim niiliibiis cadi (piasi 
Filius liominis veiiiciis , cl nsiiue ail Anti(]iiiui; 
diernin pervcnit ct addiiclus esl. Ipsi dalus est 
l:oiior, principatus, et rcgntim, et omncs popiili, 
Iribiis, ct lingiKC ipsi servient. Poioslas ejiis, i)n- 
lcstas scmpitcriia, (|ur8 iion perlransiliil : cl rcgiiiim 
ejiis iion corriiiiipclur ''■. « El aliciibi David, « Dixit 
Domiiins Doinino ineo : Sede a dextris nicis, doiiec 



X. De (jloria Ecclesia.. 
David, I At.titil rcgina a dcxlris Inis in veslita 
deaiiralo, circuiiianiicta, varicgala ^\ i 



Tat. i l\3.\ oXXaxou Aa6\5, € EI^ttev 6 K'jpto; Tto Kup!(;) 

[iou- KaOou £x SE^ttov [j.ou, h<); av Oto to'j; J/Opo^j; ^ poiiain inimicos tnos scabellum pedum tuoriim 

oou UTTO^rroStov twv -ootov jou. i 

r. IIspl cf)(^ Sc^))(^ ri/f 'ExxJrjcriar. 
Aa6\5, I riapiiTT] f] pastXtjia tx SsJttTjv cou, 
4v Iii.ci.z:g[xCj ^taxp''^^';) , TtepifieSXrjjjtivT], 7r£T:oixtX- 

[iiVT,. 

I.V. /7fpi r)7c !tgpiTOiniQ. 
'Epo'jst ok TavTs; ol TouSatot, oTt Ei tov auT?jv 
9£ov aiSiiOE , Tt \3.T\ iT£piTi[Jiv£-0£, ^ ^(iia ■jTpojyi- 
p:T£ Ei; Ouatav, t) (ja66aTt^eT£, Ttov Epa-fdv T.zp'. 
TO'JTti)v OtayopEuouitov ; 'Axo'JiovTai ouv (7!)), oTt fj 
T:ip\-:o\j.T\ o-Jx rjv lc, dpxT,;, dXX' ev XP'^'''^ ^T-'''-"''' 
tli; xa\ ev XP^^J^;) irau^oij.evT] ■ eTietTa, OTt 6 ©eb; 5ta- 
Ta;i;jL£Vo; Tot; TOTpdsi tt]v TEptToiJtijv, a'jTi; eiTrev, 
< 'I5o''j f][j.ipai epxovTat XeYet K'Jpto;, xa\ StaOfjioiJtat 
Tw o"x(;j (80) 'lipafjX 5ta0i;xr,v xatvT;v, 0'j xaTi Tf]v 
ctaOf^xTjV, fjV 5i£0£[j.T]v TOt; TraTpditv a'jT(uv (81), 
£-tXa6o;jtivou (xou t?; X''.°^? a'JTU)v, tou elaYa^^-stv 
auTou; £x Yfj; AtyunTou, OTt a'JTo't oijx £vi(jtetvav tt] 
otaOf,xT] [jiou, y.ic-(io f;[j.iXr,3a aiiTtJJv, Xiyet Kupto;. > 
Ka\ -iXtv alTtti);j.£';o; tou; Tou5aiou; Xiyst, « IlavTa 



XI. De cinumciiione. 
Diccnt aiitem Jiid.^ci omncs : Si eiimdcm ac nos 
Dciim vciicrainini, ciir nnii circnniciilimiiii, aniiua- 
lia iioii offcrlis ad sacrificiiiin, ncc Sabbatiiiii ce- 
lebiatis , ciiin Scri|)iiine de bis rcbus exprcsse 
pr;vci|iiaiit '? Sciaiit igiliir circumcisioiicm iioii fuissc 
ab initin, sed ecrlo tempnrc iiislihilam fiiissc, iit 
qiuc etiam certo tenipore riiicm babituia essct ; 
dciiide Deiim, qiii patribiis, iit circiniicidcrenliir, 
mandavciat, ipsuin dixissc : « Eccc dics vcniuiit, 
ait Domiinis, ct dispunam doiniii Isracl tcslamcn- 
!iim novum, non juxla tesianiciitiim (juod disposui 
patribus eorum, cuin apprebcndi ego niauuiii 
eoniin ad edneendnm cos de t-rr.t ./Egypti, qiiia 
ipsi non inaiiscriiiit iii testaiiieiilo moo, ct ego 

"Osce V, i:i; vi, 1-5. "Psal. xv, 10. " Psal. i.xxxvii, C. " Isa. xxviii, 10. "Psal. cxvii, 22, 28. 
Psal. XLVI,G. "i)a„. y„_;). ^s u^„. 15 j^_ " Psal. cix, I. ^" Psal. xi.iv, 10, 



(75) Sipliani codex cl V.iticanus rccenlior, ev- 
to-tov a'JTO'j 5t('')5to[j.£v. 

(7-i) C.oii. anliiiiiior Vatic. xa\ eupf]30[ji£v. 

(7,'>) lii edirioiie LXX liiierpr. diverba sunt liiijus 
loci vcrba ; scd iilom fcio soiisiis. 

(7(j) Codex Sipliaui, cl Va;icaiuis reccnlior, oixo- 
vo[j.|a;. _ 

(77) Codex aiili(iiiior, i^iTt; xa't £3Tt. 



(78) In editiono LXX Interpr. cst T:po3T,vixOT], 
oblalus esl ; scd Nobiiius in notis prxfert leclioiiciii 
quam liic Nysscnus scquitiir. 

(711) Coili'x rcccntior, •co'Jv. 

(80) Codox aiiliqiiior, b/ Tio oi'x(;). 

(81) Sipbani codox, d reccntior Valicaniis, ujjkov. 
Scd niox aniiquior codox lcgil, EiitXa6(5(jievo; tTii; 
X£i,oo;. 



219 



S. GREGOUIl NYSSEiM 



2£0 



iit>gle.\i eos, ail Itomiiiiii ". » Ei riirsus iiiciisaiis A '^^ ^Ovyj a-sptT[Air,Ta Gy.p-A, 6 51 lahi rZzoq it\ xap- 



Jiicia;os ait, i Oiiincs gciiles ineiicimieis^e eanie, 
jiopiiliis auleni iste inciieiiincisiis est corile '"'■■''. i 
Kl riirsiis, « Circuniciiiile cor veslriiin, et non cai- 
neiii pra'piiiii vestri. i El ilenun, i Novaie vohis 
iiovalia, el nf)liie serere siiper spinas; sed cir- 
cnincidile tliiriliaiii conlis vcslri. > Jereinias, i Et 
circiiiiiciilite l>eo prKpuiinm cortjis veslri. » 1'orro 
pcr eircumcisionem iicmincm juslilicari , ex liis 
persricuum est; Abialiam iiicireiiincisus placiiii 
Deo ; nani prius visus est gratus et acceplus Deo 
csse, ct tune deniuin ipsi cireumeisionein dcdit. 
Qm etiam in deserto iiuadraginta annoruin spaiio 
nati suiit, el ipsi circuincisioiie caruerunt ; quique 
ab Atlain ns(|iie ad Abialiaiiiuin Deo placiieriint. 



oia. t Kal ■JTOcXtv, i nopi-:i[ji,viaO£ ttjv xapoiav 
u[A(JJv, y.ciX [XTixTjv Ga.pY.atrii dxpoSua-tajuiAiJLiv (S2). > 
Kai tzoOm (85), I NswaaTE ^auTOi? vsujiaTO , xa\ 
[JT, STCipiTE eot'' axdvOati; (84) • (i).Xa rip'.TE[xv£cje£ 

ih axX-ijpV; TT,? xapSiac upiiliv. i 'Urjzixla^ (85), 
« K%\ TOpiTi:[jivE(iO£ T(7) 0s(T) tt;v axpofiudtiav ttj? 
xapSta; 0[j.ijv. i "Uti 6k ouSsva Stxaiot i] Tii:ptTO[ATi, 
o^Xov iy. TouTOjv 'A6paa[J. ii-£pfT[Xr,TO? euTipl- 
UTriiE (80) T(p QzCy xpwTOv yip C/f^Ti Euap£3T(JJv, 

Xa\ TliT£ aUTtO Ti]V 7T£ptT0p.^V ototoTt. Ka"t ol £V Tt) 
£pr|[i(;) 6o Y£VVT)OivT£;, EV TOtJ T£<J(japdxOVTa £T£!JIV 

dTi£ptT[j.TiTo: f,aav xa\ ol a.r.b 'A5i[ji 6p.o!t.i; 'iii); 
'A6pad[i £UTipd(jTT,sav toj 0£(T), TdvT£; dr:£pET[jtr,TOt 
TJTav oid yap zh £ut[j.tYvuaOat tov Xaiv £ts TOt eOvt], 



siiniliter omiies incirciiiiicisi eraiit ; iiain (|uia po- B sSoOri ^ T:£pi-o[JtT), xat t) atTta ^tjXti ■ stXr.tps yap xry 



jHilus geiitibiis iiiimisceri debebat, idcirco data est 
(irciMnei.sio. lliijiis autem rei raiio mauifesia est. 
C.irciBncisionis quippe usus ab Abrahaino initiuni 
liabuii, qiicm cuiii Deus supra oiiines illius a;latis 
lioniiiies dilexisset, ex ipso Cliristuni t]iioque se- 
cunduin carncin nasci prsedeslinavit. Itatiue ut id 
fjiiod fieri voluerat, possct eiiam sincercet legi- 
tiine lieri, ideirco opus fiiit circuincisione et se- 
gregalione a rclitinis geiitibus, ul veluti (|uodam 
septo lex ipsos a cateris liominibus separaret. 



dpxrjv Td Tf,c jTsptTOfiiTij iy. Tou 'A6pai[j., Sv dYaTtTj- 
aa? u-cp TrdvTa? xrrj^ xo-s. 6 0£?i?, s^ auToiJ ■j-£vvr,- 
Of,3£aOat xat Ttv Xptaxiv xaTd (jdpxa TipoiOETo. "Iva 
ojv (87) ozsp eSouXtiOti, xaOapto; yEviiOat 6uvr,0ii, 
xat dvoO£UToj^, TouTou y,6ipt.v £5ir,a£ (88) ■7TSptT0[j.Ti;, 
Y.a\ TTJ? 7:sp\ Td Xotnd ysvt) d(Jti|ta;, tva waTisp Tt 
6td-jpaY[ia,T(7jv Xonrtov auTou.; dvOpto-wv xwp-^Tl (^9) 
6 vofxoj. "OOsv xa't texOIvto? tou ot' 3v Tau-a yiyrnz, 
XotTiiv tl)? TTEptTTd Tto 0£(T) Td napd T7]v dp/a!av 
?£v!CovTa xaTdaTaitv sxSieXrivTat. 



Quaniobrem eo nalo ob quem ha;c facta sunt, tunc utique illa abrogata fuere, qux a Deo pncter 
aiuiquuiii rerum ordinem inslituta fuerant. 



XII. De sacri/jciis. 

Similiter Dciis claniat, diceiis, « Vivo ego, dicit C 
Doininiis, quoniam de sacrificiis et holocauslis non 
inandavi palribus veslris, ex qiio die rcdiixi ens 
de t(;rra /Egypti et usque ad liunc dicin ". » Isaias, 
I Niinqiiid cgo prKcepi palribiis vestris cxeiiiilibiis 
e icrra /Cgypti, «t oDferrcnt inilii liolocaiista et 
sacnficiiiin ?» Et nirsiis, i Quo iiiilii iiiuliituilinem 
sacrilicioriini veslroruni, dicii Doniinus ? Plenus siusi 
bolocaiistis arietmii, ct adipein agnorum, ct saii- 
guinein taiironim, et hircoruin nolo : neque vc- 
iiialis, ut apparealis iiiibi. Qiiis eniiii quajsivit h;ec 
de iiianibus vestris? Calcare atriuin ineum non 
apponetis. Si afferatis similam ; vanuin incensum 
abomiiiatio niilii est. Neomenias vestras, et sab- 
bata vp.stra, et diem magiium noii fero ; ji;junium, 
ctotiuin, et IVslivitates vcslras 0'lit aniina niea ''^. » 
Et rursiis, « Lavaniini, imindi cstou;, aiiferle niala 



IB'. nepl dvcribir. 

'Op.ottoj 6 Qzh^ poot, XsYtov i 2C<i i'{ii, 'i.iyz: Ku- 
pto;, OTt Tjspl Ouatuiv, xa't 6XoxauTw[JidTOJv oux Iv- 
£T£tXd[j.Tiv 'Kph^ Tou; TTaTipa? u[j.tT)v, dif'?,? fjijtEpa; 
dvfJYaYov auTOu; sx Yf]cAtYU7iTou, xat eojjtti; fi[J.s- 
pa.; TauTT)?. » 'Huata? (90), « JMr) EYto iv£T£tXd(.tT)v 
Toilj TraTpdjtv uiJ.(Tiv, Jx7Top£uo[jtsvotj iY. y^? Aiyu- 
■7CT0U 7:poa£V£YX£tv (91) [Jot 6XoxauT(o[jaTa x.at Ou- 
atav ; » Ka\ 7:dXtv, « Tt y.oi Tikrfio^ Ttov Ouat(ov 
u[j.tTjv, XiY£t Kuptoj ; 7iXfipTi;st(j.'t6XoxauTOj[jidioJv(92) 
xpttTjv, xal aTcap dpvtJJv xa\ aT[j.a Tauptov, xa't Tpd- 
Ytov ou po'JXo[j.af ouo' dv ?py_r,aO£ ^-^OTJvat [j.ot. 'ft? 
Ydp E^ss^iTTias TauTa ix Ttliv xstpiTiv u[j.(Tjv ; TraTsiv 
TT)V auX-/)v [Jiou ou T:poaOf,a£aO£. "Edv (fspriTE [AOt 
aEp.t5aXtv, p.dTatov Ou[j.iap.a ^5£XuY[J.d pioi kaxl (95). 
Td? vsop.r,via? u,a(jjv, xa\ Td Sd66aTa u[AiiJv, xal 
f,[jcpav [xsYdXr,v oOx dvi/o[j:af vT)'T£tav, xa\ dpYtav, 
xal Td; iopTii; uijitov, [j.ta£i! f) liu/f] p.ou. » Ka't Tid 



exanimahus vestris '''. » David, « Non comedam car- f) Xtv (.91), t AouaacjOs, xa't xaOapol yhz<:sOz , dtpsXsTE 



" Jer. xxxi, 51, 52 apiid LXX ; c. xxxviii. *' 
" ibid. lU, 

(82) Lncum hnnc in sacro Tcxiii nnii rcperi. 
\ide aii respiciat ad locuin Dciil. x, 10. 

(85) ln recenliiMi coilice additiir, 'Isps^jitou. 

(8i) Coilex rccinilior, et:' dxdvOaj. 

(8.0) Jcieini;c nonicii ilecsl liie in recciUiori co- 
dice Valicano. Vidi; aii sit locus Denl. x, 10: iiain 
apud Jereiiiiam li;cc vcrba ine legisse noii meniiiii. 

(80) Ideni cotlcx et Siplianus, ioouX£'.'a:v. 

(87) In receniiori codice deest ouv. 

(88) Ideni codcx s5£f,0r,. 

(89) Idcm codex 5:a->;ioptCT]. 



Jcr. IX, 20. 



Jer. vii, 22 



Isa. 1, 11,1!. 



(90) Locnm liunc apud Isaiain nic lcgisse non 
ir.eniini ; siniilia babenlur ;ipiid Jcreiniam cap. vii, 
22, cx (|iio cliain loco pra;ccdenlia vcrba suinpla 
fuisse vitleiiliir. 

(91) Codex :inti(|iiior TTpoasviYxat. 

(92) Male idcm codcx, 6XoxauTco[xaTa. 

(95) Sipliani codcx, et Vaticaiiiis rccenlior, [jid- 
Tat6v [joi poiXuYlJta saTt. Siplianiis vertit, Yaiia 
inilii, ct abuminaiio cst. 

(91) Codcx aiitiquior, xa\ [izz' illya. 



221 TESTIMONIA ADVEIISUS JUD.'EOS. 222 

TOi; ravr^pfa^ d-^ TOJv '|'j/i:ov iJ,uLwv. » Aa6\5, < OO A "ts laiiinniin, aiil snngiiinoni liireonim polabo". > 

9a"0,aat xp£a -raupwv, r, al^a •tpivtov TtoiJLat. i Ka\ Et riirsus, i Noii accipiani ilc iloiiio (iia viliilos, 

TaXiv, I OJ 6i|o|xa'. ix Toij oixou oou [jKJciyou?, oute ncqne dc grogibns luis hin:os '". i Ki niisus, < liii- 

ex tiTjv Tuotfiviwv aou ytpiapou?. > Kal 7:A),tv, « ©j- niola Dco sacrificiuin laudis ". » Amos, i Oiiio 

oov -(p Q;(I> Ouitav atvissw; (9o). » 'Afi^lj;, i M^iJi;- fiabui, rcpnli restivitatcs veslras ( iiec cidorabor iii 

ar]xa, dfrrtTjjjjiat taj iopta^ ufjtijjv, ( [il(i) xa\ ou [Jtr] couventioiiibiis vestris. Qiiia, si olilulcritis iuilii 

di^pavOio iv tat; -avr)Yup£itv u[jttov (971' SfjTi xal liolocaiista, el sacrificia vcsira), noii suscipiani 

iitv eviyxY)T£ [jiot 6Xoxaut(o[jiaxa xa\ Ousta? <iy.w'i,) ea, ct saliilare prrcseutioe vcstnc noii respiciam. 

ou 7tpoaoi£o[jtai au-cje , xa\ atotTipiou i-t'.|iav£ta; Transfer a nic soiiilnm carmiiiiim inonim : el 

uij.cov (9S) oiix £rctSXi'io;j.at. MiTa3-:r,aov ot;' eptou psalmum orgaiiorum liiorum iioii ainliam ". i Mala- 

Tjxov (ijoijv 50u, xai iJ/aXaivipYdvtjov oux axo'Jjo;jLa;. » cliias, i Non cst volnnlas inea in vobis, dicit Do- 

( ".19) MaXa/ta;, I 0'Jx £311, [iiou OiXrjjjta £V u[jttv,XiY£t niiiius omnipolcns : ct sacrificium non suscipiam 

K'jpt0s -avtoxpixcop, xa't Ouuiav ou ■rtpoToi?o[tat cx dc maiiibu.s vestris, quia ab ortu solis, et usiiue ad 

Twv -/itpdiv 'j[jt(Iiv, ofjTt cfjzh dvaToXtJv f|Xtou, xat Soj; occasum clarificatum est noinen iiieuni in gciilibiis, 

Suj[itiJv t6 &vo;j.a [jiou o^co^aJiai ev tot; eOvsat, xal ct in omiii loco iiiccnsiim olieitnr iiomini mco, et 
£v -avT'i TtSmp Ou[iia[jia irpoatfipiTot (1) T(p 6vi5[jtaTi " sacrilieium niundum, (juia magmim estnonicu nicuin 

[iou, xa\ Ouaia xaOapa- StdTi [xiya •:b 8vo|Jtd [Jiou £V in goiilibus, dicit Dominiis omnipolcns ". 
Tot; iOv£-t, Xiyst K'Jpio^ TtavToxpdTiop. 1 

11". flEpl xvv ^aSSazlKeir. 

Tii Sd^'CaTov io-iOi] a'jTo:,;, to'j xaTaTiauiat (2) Tf,v 
t;tXo/pY][jiaTov a'JT(jJv i-tOu[;ttav. Tou Xao'j y^^p Ttjvo- 
[jtivou, ^sXOijVto? £x t?,? AtYUTTTOu (3), xa\ [jtT]5iv S^ov- 
To;, -Xt]v tI)V Eypr,aavTo -api TtJov AtYuTtTtojv, 3™^- 

6r;v irotstTO 'ixa3To; otdTou dvivScJTou •TPJvou TtXouTov jEgypliis, uiiusquisqiie opcrain daliat, ut eonli- 



Mll. Bc. Sdbbali celcbralione. 

Salib.iluni (laliim cst eis ad scdauiliiiii iiimium, 
(|ui) teiiebautiir, pcciini;c studiiim. Nani ciiiii iio- 
piilus paiiper cgressns esset ex j^Cgyplo, ct niliil 
lialierel iirietcr ea qiiie coiiinioilalo acccp'ral ab 



iauTtp TTiptTTOtTiaat. Aii Xift:, i "E^ :f][j.ipa; ipya' 
TTJ 60 ^iiipa TTJ i66i5[jtri o'j roti]3£t; uav ipyov sv 
a^jTT]. > Ka\ Tr]v atTiav iirtcfipst, iva dvaTiauav) 3u, 
xa\ f; yjvri 30u , xa\ 6 ut^Sj, aou, xa\ f) OuvdTr^p 3ou, 
xa\ 6 TTat; aou, 6 3o'j; aou , xal t^i \>K'j^'y;:6/ aou. 



neuti alque assiduo labore sibi divitias pararei. 
Qiiamobrem ait, 1 Sex diebus operaberis ; die au- 
tem seplimo non facies nlluin opusin eo^.i Cansam- 
([110 subdit, nt requicscas tu, et iixor tua, ct liliiis 
tuiis, et filia tna, et puer liius, et aiicilla tiia, bos 



'En=' Tot Tivo; 'ivcx^v 6 'It]30'j; 6 to'j Naur; xuxXto'j C luui, cl snbjiigale tiuim. Alioqui cujiis rci gratia 



TT]v 'l£pf/t'o ;.i£Ti 3aX7:'YYtov £-t cTTTi T;;j:ipa;, o'Jx 
£3);oXa3£ T(o S3.66iT(ij; IIio; Sk Tr, orfjjri T^[xipx r.z- 
ptTi[jtV£Tat TatStov; Ati Tt 6k ev 'fi[jtipa i!aS6iTou 
TixT£t Y'-'''''^ ; ntJj; ol xa\ ot iepit; Tia^av Ou3!av iv 
SaSoiTt;) ro;o'J3t : Ild); 01 r,Xto; , xa\ c^Xtj^jti , xa\ 
SaTpa Tiiv t'jpt3;j.ivov Sp-ifxov £XT£X£t xa\ -tp i^aS- 
6dT(.) ; 

lA'. IIspl zou KuracrypaxiCscrOca. 

Aa6'to (4), I 'E3r|[jt£ttoOrj £tj'-f;[jta; t6 ytl^TO^JTcpoa- 
t')n'3u aou, K'jp;£ t Ka\ ■niXtv, 1 Iloir,aov [jt£T' i^o\t 
ar,sji£tov £t; dYaO^Sv • xa\ tSiTtoaav ol [jtt30'jvTi; [jt£, 
xa\ at3-/u-/0f|Ttj)jav, oti ou , K'jpt£ , £Sor]0r,3d; ptoi 
xa\ 7:ap£-/.iX£3d; p.£. i Ka\ -iXtv, 1 "Eotuxa; TOt; 



Jesus liliiisNave" scplem dicbuscircunulans Jericbo 
cum tubis, iii Sabbalo feriatus non est ? Qiiomodo 
die octava circiimcidiliir piier ? Ciir in die Sjilibati 
mulier paril? QiiomoJo eliam sacerdoles omne 
sacrificiuin in Sabbaio laciiiiit ? Quomodo ilem 
sol, et liiiia cl astra definiaim ciiisum cliaiii iii 
Sabbato conficiuiit ? 

.KIY. Dc sigtn iitipressioiie. 
David, « Signatum est sii|)er nos liimcii viiltus 
tui, Dominc ". 1 Et rursns, < Fac inecuin sigiium 
iii bono, et videaiit qiii odcriint inc, ct confiindan- 
tiir, qiiouiam lii, Doiiiiiic, adjiivisli mc, et coiiso- 
laluses ine". » Et rursus, « Dedisii metuentibus te 



'•' P.sal. xi.ix, 13. '■'■ ibiil. 9. "ibid. li. " Amos v, "1-23. "" .Malacli. i, 10, 11. " Exod. xx, 10« 
" J^)s. VI, 10. "' Psal. IV, 7. " Psal. lxxxv, 17. 



f9-5) Codex r('ceiitior cl aliiis Siiiliaiii , 6txato3'J- 
VT.t,. utvideatur lociis essePsalmi iv, (J. 

(UO) Qiuie scniicirciilis iiiilmliiuliir libraiii, iit 
p.ilet, crroie dceraiit iii Sipliani codicc, nec ctiam 
lialieiitu:- in rccculiori Vatic:iiio, licet iii iitroqiic 
codice qu'.cdani ex liis loco noii suo iiiseraiitiir. 

(97) In cditioue EXX lnlcrprctum adilitiir vox, 
Ou3'a;, qua- tauien iioii ii.ibetiir iiec a|)ud Jiisliiiiii;i 
iii Diiiloifo cuiti Trijplioiie pag. 2")8, ncc apiiil Ter-- 
liilliaiiiiiii , qui iii lib. v Adv. Marcionein liabct, 
Son odorabur in freqncnliis re.sdis. 

(98) Sii)liaui codex et Valicaiitis recenlior, stoTr,- 
piou; i-tt^aveia; a'jT(uv posireuKi vox videtiircssc, 
lilirarii crror. Priorem vocem habpl ctiam vnlgala 
LXXliitcriirctum cdilio ; scl a!ii codices et D. ilic- 



D ronymiis, nt scile Nobiliiis advertit, babeiU atori]- 
piou, (|uibus addeiiiliis cst Jiistiiiiis iiiodolaudaliis. 
(99) Qii:e scmicirculis iiicliiiliiiiliir noiib:ibeiitur 
in rccciiliiiri Yaticaiio, ncc ainul Si|)liaiiiiin. 

(1) lii Uomaiia L\X iiilerpreiuiiicditioiieesl, rooa- 
dY£Tat • sed apud Justiniiiii in Dialogo cum Trij- 
plioup, pag. 2lti, legitur, Ou3ia itpo^cfip^Taf veruiii 
iiifi'iiiis |)ag. 2C0 ciiin .Nyssciio legil Ou;j.ia;.ta Tcpoa- 
(fip£Tat. Cy[(riaiiiis lib. i Adv.JiuL, c. Mi : Odoics 
inccnsi offeruntur. 

(2) Codex aiitiqiiior, ita^j^at. 

(3) lile:ii codev, ■r:£vo;jtivo'j- e/. 'fi^; A!y'Jt:tou. 

(i) Codex Vi.licaiiub autiqnior, Aa6\o TroojTo;, 
'E3r,p£ttl)0r,. 



2« 



S. CnEGOlUl NYSSENl 



signilicalioneni, nt iugiant a hch aixns''^ c Ezc- A tfoSou.aivoi? as ariij.-JMV.'j , toO tfuvjrv d.-b irpoa- 

w"^u To^ou. ) 'hJsxiYj)., « Vik dvOptoTOU, o;'£aOc [j.i- 
cov ifiV 'lcfiouaaX-rijj,, '"^' ^^? '^^' ain|[j.etov £n'i xi [ast- 
tora (5) TtTjv ovOpwraiiv, xiov c-CEvaJovTtov, xal za-- 
(oouvto;i.iv(i)v £7i\ tat; aStxtat; , Tat; Ytvo|iivai? ev 
[isjto au-tov. » Kol 7id),[v, « "F.^ &\optq ^pyfivzo d-S 
T?,; tuXt); Tr;s fiXeTrouar,; Trp'j; popjidtv, xa''. exdoTOU 
T] neXu^ £V TTJ Xl^tf'^ (XIJTOU (6)- dxOUOVTEC (7) ■iTopetjs- 
aOc ei? TT^v toXiv, xa\ x(5otstc, xa'i [at] tpstaaaOs Toig 
dcfiOaX[i.&".; u;j.tov, xa\ ;;.■)] sXcriatiTc • 7ip£(i6uTcpov, 
y.a't, vcavtcjxov, xa't TiapOivov (8), xa\ VTiT.ia, xa't yu- 
vatxas diioxTctvaTS (9) e!^ i^dXstcJ/tv Jii't Ss TrdvTac, 
£9' oij^ EOTt zh air)[jtEr(5v [jtou, (at) iyY-''^'^-- • nEp'i Se 
Tou 6'J£tv aijTou; £i'pTiTat, ou/ oti 6 ©si? eostTo Ou- 



tliicl, « Fili lioniinis, transi mctliuni Jevnsalem, ct 
ila sigrinm sn|)er (Vonlcs virornm gcnicnlinm, cl 
(lolcnlinm snper iniqnitalibns, quK finnl in nietlio 
ipsoium". I Et inrsns , « Sc\ viri venicbant a 
porta cxcclsa, qn;e rcspicitatl a(|uiloncm, cl uuius- 
cujus(|iic secLiris in niaiui cjus. Aiulicnlcs, Itc in 
civitaieni, ct perciitiic, et noii parcite oculis vesliis, 
et non miseremiui ; sciiem, ct adolcscenlein, et 
virgincin, ct pnrvnlos, ct mnlicrcs iuterlicilc ad in- 
leiiiecioncm. Supcr oniucs anteiii, snpcr qnos est 
sigunm menui, ne appriipiiiiinetis "". « Sacrilicia 
aiitcm illis facicnda prajscripsil, noii quod Dcus 
sacrificiis liolocaustisquc indigerei, sed qnia ciim 



F^evilLca tribns sorlciu in proiiiissionis lcrra uon p critov, i] ifiXoxauTo)ijidTt.Jv, dXX'£7i:ct5Ti -r, A£u'tTtxT] 9u"y.ii 



liaberct, quippe qnod ipse Dens sors cjiis cral, 
liaiic eis alimcnla sibi comparandi ralioiiem iri- 
liuil ; nolebal enim eos qui sacerdotio fuugcrcutur, 
iabore manunin, ncgolialione aliisqne fraiidulenlis 
ariibus ali. 

XV. Dc Evciiigelio. 

David, « Dominns dabit verbiim evangelizanlibiis 
virtiite niuUa ". » Ei rursus, « Qnam speciosi pedcs 
evaiigclizantium pacem " ! 1 

XVI. De incredulilale Jiidwonim, et Ecclesia 
gcntiuin. 

Isaias Dci noniine, «Ncquc nosli, nc(|iie scisii, 

neque a principio aperni aures tuas : noveram ciiim 



o'jx £7_e x/Tipov ev tt) i-f) tt,^ J-aYycXta; , oTt a'JTO? 
0co^ xXfipo? a'JTT|;, Ta'jTT,v £Sojx£v a'jTotj et; t6 
TpifJscjOat Tpo-facjtv o'Jx eSouXeto ydp auToug iepa- 
T£'JovTac, aT.>j r.6wj xa't TipaYaaTEca; , fjyouv xa~'r,- 
Xsia.;, TpcCfEsOat. 

lE'. Tlepl zov EvaxyeMov. 
Aa6\o, 1 K'Jpto.; Stos£i ^f,iJia Tot; E'jayY£X[.^o;j£- 
vot; Suvd[j.Et TioXXii. > Ka\ TtdXtv, « 'fl; tjjpai^ot oi 
TOos; Ttov £'JaYy£XtJo[xivtov Etp^fivriV ! » 

IC7'- n^pl -T\q d.ticrr/ai; rtor 'lovSaiior, xal .'Cf^pl 
zijjr iOrwr 'ExJt.l7\alai:. 
'Hcjata; Ex TipoutoTTOu Tou 0£ou, « OuT£ Syvt));, oGts 
f,Tc(jTacio (10) , ouTS i-' i.p-/ri<; 'i\wiB,i (H) aou li 



i;iioniam praivaricans pr«varicaberis "'. > Et rursns, „ wTa- f,oc[v yip , St[ d:r£tO(]ov dzetOfiSet? (12). > Ka\ 
« Magiium nomcn ejiis in gentibus, el in omni loco 7:dXiv, « MEya xh iivopia auToiJ iv Tot; eOvejt (15) xa'l 



incensiim oCfcrlur nomini ineo, et sacriliciuin nuiB- 
tinm''".» MicIiKas, « Et eril in novissimis dieruni 
inanifcstus mons Domini, prscparalus supcr vcr- 
liccs mcniium, clclevabiliir siipcr colles; et fcstina- 
bnni nd ciim populi, ct ibunt genles inult;e, ct di- 
( cnt : Vcnite, ascendamus ad montem Domini, et 
.".(1 domuiii Dei Jacob ; ct illnminabiint nos viis ejus, 
«iiiia dc Sion cxicl lex, et vcrbuui Domiiii dc Jcru- 
salem".» Jcremias, « Et dixit Dominus ad mc : 
Eccc dcdi vcrba mca in os luuin ; ecce constitui le 
liodie super gcnics ct super rcgcs, ut eradices, et 
(!ctrunccs,cl dispcrd;is, ct rciKibliccs el plantcs «'. 1 
Si Ikcc dc Jcrciiiia dicta suiii, cctpuc rcgiia iste 
cvcriit, aut (inas genlcs perdidit? Vcrum de Do- 



iv T.oL-Jx\ To-(;) Ou[ji[a;jta TrpoatyipcTai Tto 6vS[JLr.Ti 
[lou, y.aX Ouata xaOapd. » M^xatag, « Ka\ i^xai iiz^ 

la^dTtOV TtiJV ■?l[Jt£p(j)V ElXCfaV^? xh opo? KupioU, 'ETOt- 

[JLOV E-\ Td; xopucpd; Ttijv opitov, xa\ [j.£T£(optaOTiac- 
Tat u-cpdv(o ToJv pouviJJv xa\ o^KE^Jcjoua^ (M) T.ph^; 
a'JTo Xao\, xa\ TiopEtJaovTat Mvt] jroXXd, xa\ Ipoijai, 
5£iJT£dva6(jJ[ji£v Etj xh Spo; Kuptou, xa\ et? xhy oixov 
Tou 0£oij 'lax(o6- xa\ tf(oTio'ja[v ■fj^Jias Ta?? Sootj 
auToiJ (l,^)' 5t[ Jk St('ov S^cXEijjETat viiJio;, xa\ Xoyo? 
Kupiou e| 'l£pouaaXf|iJi. » 'lcp£[jifa; (10) , « Kai tlr.t 
K'Jp[o; 7:(j6; [j.£ , iSou osSoJxa tou? Xoyou; [jlou l\i t(T) 
aTi5[jiaTt aou" ioou xaTcJTTjad ae aT][j[£pov i-re' eOnt], 
xa\ paaiX.£t; £Xp[^0'jv, xa\ xaTaxo-Teiv, xa\ dmiX- 
X'J£[v, xa\ dvo[xoooij.£rv, xa\ xaTat5UT£U£[v. » Ka\ ei 



»> l'.s:d. l.ix, 0. " Ezecli. IX, 4. '" ibid. 2, 5. »' Psal. lxvii, 12. »« Isa. lii, 7; Kom. x, 15. "> Iha. 
XLViii, 8. «» .Malacli. I, II. «■ Mich. iv, 1, 2. "Jcr. 1, 10. 

(5) Sipliani codcx, et-Valicanus rccentior £-\ to 1) (10) Rouiana (^dilio ■r.-i-jTii). 

(ll) Siplinni codcx, ci Naticaiuis rccciitior, fjvot- 
^a;, apcruiati. 



[).;Ttj)T:ov. 

(6) Malc in rcconliori Vaticano, xa\'£xaaToc t:eXu| 
eaTt Tf, y£[p\ a'JTou. Sipliiiniis lcgit ixicjTi;). 

(7) ilic nmltiim iliscicp:il cdito Uomau:i, qicic Iia- 
licl, xa\ TO'JT0[; c(-£v dxo'JovT5; [/.ou. Apud Tcr- 
tiiUi.iiiiim tanicn adv. ]ud. cap. 11 lcgilur, Et iii 
liis di.ril ad audieiiiein. 

(8^ Codcx anliiniior xa\ T:7.pO£vou(;- scd in sin- 
gulari, TiapOcvov, b:ibct cliam Tcrtull. adv. Jud. 
(■;ip. 1 1, Cyprianus adv. cosclcm lib. 11, cap. 22 ct 
alibi. 

(9) Sipliani codex et rcccntior Val. xal dT^oxTst- 
vaTc • scd cam particiibim ncc edilin LX\ Intcrpr., 
ncc Terlullianus, ncc("\pri;inus liabcnl. 



(12) Editio Uomana EXX Interpr. £yvtov ydp oTt 
dOsTtov dOcTf]7:ic. 

(I.^^^Codcx Vatic;iuiis rcccnlior, J7:\ Tot? cOvsat. 
Miix iii vclusliori dccst x6r.o>, librarii, nt vidclur, 
crrore. 

(M) Male codex antiqHioruT^siaoua^. 

(1.^) Ila el Jiisliiius Icgit in Dinl. cum Tiyplwne 
pag. 530, scd babct Tf,v 5o'jv auTO'j. 

(10) l.ociis istc Jcrcmi:c paiiln divcrsis vcrbis, 
scd codcm brc sciisu lcgitur in Komana LX.K lii- 
tcipretum cditione. 



22.-; Ti:STlMONlA ADVIi 

rata SOvr, ocTtcijXsjev ; 'Aaa3i 7;£p\ toO Kufiou EipTjTai, 
Exptjujaavxo? o:~6 •naCTji; tf-ux'!? ittax£'jou3r,? ouxtTi 
xi^v pajtXE(avToO 'AvTtx£t(JLevou, 8? xax^jxpEtJ/S xa 
o:xoSo|XT;(Aaxa tti? xaxtaf, xa\ xiLv ^ioxOr^pwv 5oY;j.a- 
tojv(I7), xaTa^uTEuia; xa xpsiTTOva. AaGio, i Tu- 
oai [jt£ »5 (JtvTtXoYia; Xaou, xaTa3TT;i£t? jjtE £i? x:- 
tpaXf,v iOviliv. Aab^, 6v oux Evvtov, eooOX.euTi [/ot • ei? 
otxor;v loTiou u7:f,xou3i [jtou- uto\ aXX(5Tpioi £tj/EtJ3avT(5 
fj.01 (18) • uiot dXX^Tpiot |-aXanbOr|<iav xa\ J/tuXavav 
d-v Ttov xpifitov auTijjv. > Mtuujr,? iy. TTpoJtij-ou xou 
0EOU Ttpfi; 'ACpaipt, « Ka\ evEuXoYr/iTjiovxa; £v so\. 
TavTa xa itepaTa (19) x^? Y'i?-* K.""' ^iaXtv , « 'Ato- 
CTpi-YW T^ T.pitJtijTtiv [Jtou otit' auxiov, xa\ OiiJtO Tt 
£~a'. auToi; iTi' eox^''^"'' (-0)< °"' Y''^''^ e^JiTpatit- 
[jievY] ESTtv. Yto'i oTj oux 2jti zia-t; £v auToi;- auxol B 
itapEjf.Xtojav (-21) jjte en' oj 0£ip, TrapojpYtJav [Jle ev 
xot; siotbXoii a.i-:Sj\>, xaY("o -«paCtlX.tojio auxou? et:' 
oux SOvEf et:' cOv£t (iiuvET(o T.oLpopyiti) auTouj. > Ka\ 
(iXXaxou, < (22)A(b-£t,) cfTi^lv, fTOujTtovr.poujavT^lT?,? 
xa-yf,? auTou. > 'Iljata; ("23), « 'E[jf.favT]; i-;vj6y.r\'j 
Tot; E(ii [jLi] jTjXOustv, eupiOr,v xoT; £[.i£ [jt) e— eptoxto- 
(Tiv. ([2.4] KiTta, '16ou 7tap£t[jii HOvet (25), o"! oOx e::- 
exaXiaavTO t!) (jvo;j.a [Jtou. > ) Aa6'to, « 'A-r/XoTptw- 
[jiEvo; £Y£vfiOr,v Tot; (iSEX^otj p.ou , xa\ ^''■"■•'i t''-''J 
uioti; xf|; [JiTixpis [•'O'-'. > Hep'! 8k x.ijov eOviJiv XeYet , 
I 'A7:aYY'^'W (2C) x6 8vo[Aa jou tgT; tiSsX^oi; [j.ou , 
ev [jtijo) 'ExxXT,5ias u[jtvf|3(o gs. » nEp'i 'louoaicov, 
< At' utxS; ,3Xa-'fr,;jt£tTai Tb (ivo;j.a [jou 6ta TtavTi; sv 
To;; eOvsjt. > .MaXaxtaj, < Oux ^jti [jiou OiXr,[ja ev 
u[iiv,XiYEtKtjpto; TtavToxpaTtop. > ([27]nsp\ 'EOvtov 
6s, < "Oxt a-h dvaToXiJjv fjXiou p^ixP' 6u j|j.ij)v t6 (jvo;jd 
[jou 6E0o^aJTat ev toi; "EOvEJt, Xey^' Kupto; Tiav- 
ToxpdTcop' ) ) < xa\ ev TtavTl x^iTtw Ou[jia,aa Ttpoj- 
dYETat Ttp iv.i;j.aTi [Jou, xa"i aiYa xii 5vc;jd p.ou ev 
xoi; "EOvEJt , XiYst Kupto; Ttavxoxpdxiop. > ( n£p"ios 
'louoaitov XsYst, ) < T[j£t; 6s ps6r,XouTS auTo. > Aa- 
6"to, < AiTT,jai TTap' eijou, xa"i 6toja) sot eOvT) xf]v 
xXtjpovojjiiav cou, xa\ xt]v xaxdJXE^iv aou xd Ttipaxa 
xf,; Yi'i?. » Mcoujf,; (28), < "EaJcSv [je e5aXet'.|/at tV/ 
Xaiv TOuTov, xa\ odijto jo; eOvo; [JiiYa, xa"i -oXu , 



iRSlIS JUD.EOS. 226 

niiiio dictft siiiil, qiii in omni fitleli .iniiiia ailver- 
saiii reijnuiii everlil, inii ni.ililire nioliiniiia (ie!>trnit, 
Ct |ierversoi'iin) loeo iiieliora ilogMiala |)!aiiUU. 
David, < Enie nie de contradiitioiiibiis pnijuli ; 
conslitucs nic in caput geiitiiiui. Po|iiiliis qiiein 
non cOp'novi, seivivit niilii ; iii aiidiui aiiris obetli- 
vil niilii. Filii alieni nieiiliti siiiil milii ; filii alieiii 
iiivelerali sunt et claudieaveninl a seiiiitis snis ".» 
Moyses Dei noiiiinc ad Abraiiaiii, < Et beiiedicenluf 
in le oiiincs tennini terra; "'. > Et riirsus, i Avcrtain 
faeiein nieaiii ali cis ; et ostciidain iiiiid erit cis iii 
novissiiiiis, qiu/niain gcneratio perversa cst. Filii 
quibus non cst fides in cis ; ipsi ad zcluni piovoea- 
vcriinl ine in non Deo, cxateibaverunt nie iii idolis 
suis, et cgo piovoeabo eos ad zelum in noii gentc : 
iii gciile suilla irritabo illos'^^) Et alibi, < Dabit, •. 
inquil, < pcssiinos pio sepulUira ejus ""■. > Isaias, 
< ilanifestus faclns siiin noii qiiain nlilnis ine : in- 
veiitiis siini ab bis, qui iiic noii iiilcrro^abant, 
(Dixi, Eece adsiini genli, qiii iioii iiivocaveiuiil 
noinen iiicuni )''■'. > David, <Alicnalus factus siiiii 
fratribus nieis, cl liospes filiis iiiatiis nictc ''. > De 
gentibiis aulein ait, « Aiinuntiabo nonicn tuiim fra- 
Iribus nieis, in nicdio Ecclcsia; laiidalio te ". > De 
Jiid;cis, «Propter vos blaspliemauir iioinen nicuni 
seiiiper in geniibus". > Malacbias, « Non est vo- 
liintas niea iii vobis, dicil Dominus oninipotens ".> 
(De Geiitibiis aiitcin, « Quia a solis orlii usqiie ad 
occasiim clarilieatiim cst noiiicn nieiini in gciitibiis, 
dicit Doiiiiniis oninipolcp.s :) et iii oiiiiii loco iiiccii- 
sum ofrciliir noniini mco, tt magniim cst iiomcu 
nieum in Cciitibiis, dicit Oiiiiiipotcns '". > (DeJii- 
dieisaulcindicit,) i Vos aulcm coiilamiiialisillud ".» 
David, < Postiila a me, et dabo tibi gciilcs liKrcdi- 
tatcmtiiaiii,elpossessionein tu;im teriiiiiiosicrra;"'.> 
Moyses, < Siiie me dclcre populum luinc, et dabo 
libi genlcm magnam,ct multo niagis qiiaiii Iutc ''. > 
Isaias de Jud;cis, <Audilc vcrbuin Duiiiiiii, filii 
SodoiiKirum ; atlcndite lcgi Dei populus Gonioi- 
rliijB '"'. > Et rursus, < Sabbata veslra, ct iieomenias 
vestras odit anima mca : vota vestra non exaiidiani. 



'^ Psal. XVII, ii-W. «'• Gcn. xii, T,. '" Deiii. xwii, 20. 21. 
Lxviii, 9. " Psal.xxi, 23. ''» Isa. i.ii, 5. " MaUicli. i. 10. 
" Exod. xxxii, 10. " Isa. i, 10. ''" ibid. 1.5-16. 



''^ Isa. i.iii, 
= ibid. 11. 



0. ''Msa. i,xv, 1. 
" ibid. 12. ''■• Psal 



' Psal. 
II, 8. 



(17) In reccnliori codice Aaticano est oo;j.Ti;id D 
Tcov, iiicpta lectio. S'pliaiius lcgiss- vidctur. pXa- 
aTr,,ij.dTojv, vertil cnim sloloiies el nuilteoli; sed icgcn- 
dum 6'jYSJdTC'jv iuxla velusliorcin Vaticinum codi- 
ccm. 

(18) In anliquiori Vaticaiio, [ii. 

(19) lii Uoiiiaiia edilioiic, 7:5.Tat at 9'jXat, queni- 
adinodiiin (^liam lcgit Jiistinus in Di«/. pag. oiS, 
ct CvpTianus. 

(-2(1) Koniana LXX Inlerpr. cililio, 67:' JjxdTO)v 
f,;jspojv. Scd Jiisliiius in Dinl. ciim Try})li. pag. 517, 
iioii liabcl f,;jEp(I)v, ncque cliaiu Tcrtul. adv. Marc. 
lih. IV, c. 51. 

(21) Ita Jiisruius quiiqiicmodo rclatns lcgil, atqiie 
iti legisse videliM Tertiillianus; iiaiii lialict liic/iro- 
i'Odni'!'i'nii(, cliiiox provocabo: scd iii cditioiieUoma- 
na LXX InlcrpreUiui cst 7:apdj^uvav. 

(-i2) Dc hac lcctione viJe Nobilium iii Notis. 



(25) De lioc Isai* loco vidc siipra iii Notis ad 
cap. 2, n. 5. 

(2t) Quic scmiiirciilis inrliidiinlur (lcsupt in 
rccciitiori Vaticaiio, scd liabciilur aiiud Sijilia- 
niiin. 

(2.o) In Valicano cod. cst eOvou, manifeslo librarii 
errore. Eililio Uouiaiia, el alii lcgiinl, i^oou eiijl 
iOv£t, ct Justinus iii iJiulntjo cum Trijpli. pag. ^12, 
ei[j"t eOvsjtv. 

(26) EditioRoir.ana, 5:r,Yf,Jo^tat, camquc lectio- 
nem seqiiiinliir Tt.Tlullianus et Cypriaiiiis. 

(27) Qiiic tam liic, qiiani infia sciiiicirculis iiiibi- 
diiiitiir dcsiiiilin recentiori Valieano etapiid Siiilia- 
iiuni. 

(28) Vidclur Nysscnus rcspiccrc ad locum 
Exod. XXXII, 10, ejusque relerre sensuni, iioii 
vcrba. 



227 S. GUECUIUI KYSSENl 223 

Lavainiiii, piiri cstotc. Mainis veslrn; inqiiiii:iia: A fJ.5)."/.ov toOtou. i 'Haata; Ttspl ■lcuoaiujv, > 'Axous-s 

sunl sanguine". » Et cumi lex aperle dical noii /oyov Kupiou viiot Soo(5[jnov (2!))- ■nposix''^^ v(5,aov 

oporlere fesluni cxlia Jerosolyinaiii ac tenipliiii) Ozou, '/,a6; roiJnJjSia?. » Ka\ TriXiv, i Ta Sa66ata 

celeliiare, juxla illiid, « Te decel liyiiiiius, Dmis ujjiijv, xai Ta? vco[AT,v£as [Jii3£i f) iJ^uxTi [jiou- xaWa? 

in Sion ; el lilii reddelur voluiii iii Jcriisaleiu " ; » eO/i; uiJi.iov ou ■7:po3S£;o[ji.ai • /,ou3a36s, xo8apo\ yi- 

nl!'ilouiinus scripluiii esl, i Adorabunt Doniiiiuni VEaOe* ai xsipss "[JttJJv [j.E[io),u(j[ji£vai ai'(j.aTt. » Ka't 

unusiiuistiue de ioco suo". i El riirsus Piopliet.i, 6-i -ou v(i[jLou aatfw; 6taYop£uovto; -zb \i.r\ Sstv 'ilu) 

I .Magiiiiiii nomen ejus in GeiililHis, ot in oinni loio 'hpojaa/,T;[x xal toj vaoij £ooTa>£iv xa-a xh, i Sol 

iiicensiiiii olifilur iioiiiiiii ejus, et saeiiliciuni niun- 7:p£7i£t u[j.vo?, o ©eij, ev Iitov /ai aol (i-noSoOfjatTai 

diiiii . » I Vos autcin interliciet Doiuinus , servieii- euyr) ev 'lepou(ia),T][ji, » YevP*''^'!^"'! • ^'"^' Trpoixuvf,- 

liLus auleni niilii vocaliitiir nonien novuni, cui couai zio Kuptio tx tou to-ou autou 'exairo; (30). » 

benedicelur siiper oninein terrani". > Al quid nia- Ka"t TiaXtv 6 npo-,ff,xT,?, < Meya to 6vo[ia auxou ev 

gis iiovuiii, i|iiaiii iKiiiien Cliristiannniin? El David, xoT; "EOveci, xa\ ev ::av:'i to-oj Ou;jiiatjia -pocrtpepe- 

« Aiiiiiiiilialjuiil jiisliliaiii ejus poiiulo (|iii nascclur, -uat tw (5vi[ia-i auxou, xa\ 6uc;a xaOapd. >i 'ViJia; 

iiue.in lecil Doniinus'".» Cuiii aiitem David ait, 6k dtveXel Kupto;- xot; ol 6ou"/,;uoujt |j:ot x"AT,Ofjcis- 

iDeiis iiiliabitare facil uniiis iiioris in domo'", > " tai 5vo;jia xatv6v, 5 euXoYT|Of,creTat e7:'t ■r.i.^JT,^ tt,; 

rooreni illuiu sigirficat, quo Mosaicic legi addicli y?,,-. » T! o; xatvo-spov tou -div XptTTtaviov dvi;jia- 

celeraruin genruim consnrtia vitabanl. Isaias, to; ; Ka'i 6 Aa6'to , i 'AvaYYe),ou(it Trjv otxatoauvT.v 

I liiiplebitur oinnis lerra coguilioiie Doinini, ut aqua aCiTOu Xa(o toj TexOT,ao;jtev(ij, ov e7:ot'T,c7ev 6 Kupto?. » 

niulta ad opcrienduin niare".» David, « Meiiinres Ka\ OTt [ikv t6 eiiretv t6v Aa6i5 Tb, i '0 0:6,- xaT- 

cruiit, ct coiiverlciitiir ad Diiiiiinuin oiiines lcriiiini oixi^ei [xovoTpiTTOu; tv ol'xt;j, » arjijtaivei t6 7:06; tji 

lerra!,etadorabiiiit coram eo oiiiiiespairicc Gentiiim, "EOvri -6 tiIiv u-.6 \i6[xov ap.t/.Tov. 'Haata;, 1 n/,T,p(ij- 

qiioniain Doniini cst regnuro, ei ipse doininatur in 6f,(j£Tai Ttacia fj yI '^o'"' y^^''"-'- '^^ Kupiov, w; uot.j,o 

Gentes".» llaiid alienum auleni fiierit sciscitari tto/.u xaTaxa/,u'4.at (51) 6d),acj(;av. » AaG\o , « Mvr,- 

etiain a Judsis, quac nunc forte lex vigeat ; Mosaica (i0f,c7ovTat xal i7:iaTpa(;f,aovTat 7Tp6; Kupiov irdvTa 

ne, qiuB oUsolevlt, alqiie iicgligilur, proplerca qiiod Td Trepata tt,; y^,? . "''■»' -poc7xuvf,aouatv evwTTtov 

ncc lcuiplum nuiie sil, nec locus, iicc propliela, auTou 7:aaat ai 7:aTp;a\ ToJv iOvdiv, OTt tou Kupiou 

qni fiilurorum qiiidpiam praenuiiliel ; nec arca, in fj ,Sajt).eta, xal auT6; oear^ojet Ttuv ^OviTjv. » Ka),6v 

qua legis tabiiUe atqiie Decalogus servabantur, in oe xal t6 7:uOeaOat tcLv 'louoaiojv, Ti; 6 xpaTdv eaTt 

qiiibiis ircs illas solemncs celebrilates peragere „ vuv dpa (32), r.i-ipo^t b Mojaa't>.6; v6{jios , ou 7:apd- 

opnrtclial, el non alilii. Ilein, i Qiiia aiifereliir a Saai; eoTt vuv, xa't oii Tf,pT|at;, otd to [jiT,6e t6v vaov, 



Judccis regnum Dei, ct daliiiur genti facienti fru- 
ctiis ejiis ".» Ilaic aiilcin noii alia fiieril, quaiii 
Cliristiannriiin gcns, qiice vit:e le.;;is diviiue iiislitiilis 
consoiiai fruclus c.xliiliel. David, i Confessio et 
niagniiicentia opiis ejiis, et jusiiiia ejus niaiiet in 
sxculum sxciili*'.» Coiifitelur antem Patii non 



f, t6v TCyTTOV EtVat , Tj 7:,00'yflTTlV ■::pO[JlT,VUOVTa Tt TliJV 

[j.i),/,(jVTtov, f] Tf|V xtfiojTOV, ev ^ at T:),dxe;, xat fj Ae- 
xd/,OYo;, ev olq eoet (o5) Td; Tpet; JopTd; 7T"/,T,pouv, 
xa't o'Jx aiJ.a-/oj. Ka't, « "Ott dpOf,aeTat «7:6 Tcov 
'louSaitov fi ^aatXeta tou 0eou, xa\ 5o0f,aeTat eOvei 
TTOtouvTi Tou; xapTTOu; auT^;. » ToCto S' dv etr] t6 



sua ipsiiis pcccata, qiii innocens est, sed coruiii Xptaxtavtov eOvo;, tou? 7:poaf,xovTaj xap-oii; tt,; 

peccata, qui in ipsiiiii creiliiut : naiii ciini dieal xaTd 0;6v 7:o),tT£ia; e7:t5etxvu[jtevov. Aa6"t5, « 'E^- 

David, «f)i\lt Doiiiiiius Doiiiino nico, scdc a ilcx- o;jio),6yt,'7i; xa't [jc£Ya/.07:pe7:eta t6 epYov auTOu^xat fj 

Iris meis *', » cl rerK|iia, Isaias claruis ait, « Dicil otzatoauvri auTou [jilvet ct; tov aiiova Toij aitovo;. » 

Domiiins Cliri^lo meo Cyro".» Aiiiiit aiitem iixc "E£o;jio),oYetTat ok Tto naTp't, oi/ Td; JauTou d;jtapT£a; 

dc Cyro Persariim regc dicta esse, scd riilicula cst 6 d;jiio;jLOL:, d"/,),d Td; -tov e-' auTtl) TTtaTeuovTtov oTi 
liiijuseemodi opiiiio. Quoiiiodo eiiini rcliijua Cyro D tou Aa6't5 ei7:6vTo;, « EtTrev Kupto; tio Kupiio [Jtou- 

coiiveniiint ? < Apiirelieiidi dexlcraiii liiam ; obe- KdOou ex SeJttiJv (xou^ » xa't Td ),ot7:i, 'ilaata; aa- 

dient ante faeicm ejus gcnles ; el forlitiidincni tfejTepov X^y^'i ' AeYet 6 Kupto; TtTi Xptaxio [iou 

reguin tlisriinipaiii ; aperiani ante ciim jaiiuas, ct KiJp(o(3l). » AeYouat 5k el; Kupov tov nepaT,veipT,- 

tivitates noii claiideiitur. Aiitc te ibo, et niontes aOat TauTa. re/otov oi • 7:o'j Ydp dp;ji6^et K'Jpto Td 



'■• Psal 
LXVII, 7. 



i.Mv, 2. '" Sopb. II, II. " Malacli. 1, II. 



Isa. i.vv, l."i. IG. 



Ps 



>;il. x\i. 



' Psal. 



'lsa.\i,9. "'Psal. XXI, 28,29. " MaltlL.vxi.-i^. »'■ Psai. cx,3. "Psal.cix.l. ««Isa. xi.v, 1. 



(29) Iii cditioiie Roniana, et ajiiid alios cst dp/ov- 
Ts; Soo^j^j.tov, posl (jiia; verba codex Sipliaiii ct Va- 
ticanus roceiilior adduiit xai. Sequentia vero pro- 
jilietaj vcrlia in epitoiiieii redegit Nysseniis. 

(50) In vclustiiiri V.itcano deest, 'exaaTo; • stul 
babi'b:itur iii Si|ibanicodice, cl iii cditione Kiniiana. 
Etiscb.us Oem. Evaiuj. lib. 1, c. G, pag. 19, 'exa- 
CTo; tx Tou t(5tou a'JToJv. Yide cunidcm iib. 111 , 
cap. 2, nuin. IG. 

(51) Codex rcccriior Yaticanus, y.a\\i'}ai. 



(32) Iii reccnliori Valicaiio est, tou? 'louSaiouc, 
Tt; 6 xpaTiov jiTtv dpa, atqiic ila etiam icgis:.i; vi- 
detur Sipiiaiius; vci til ciiliii, ()i<iii uuiic igilui ubli- 
iiet. 

(53) ILcc verba siilijiingenda esse videnlur post 
|ii;cecdciitia illa, otd t6 li-rfil tov vaov, f^ t6v tcjttov 
etvat. 

(54) Hiinc Isaise lociim intelligenilnm essc do 
Clirislo Tertullianus quoque adv. Juiiivoi c. 7, et 
Cyprianus lib. 1 Testim., cap. 21, aiituiiiant. iiomeii, 



2iO 



TESTIMOMA AD^ERSIS JUD^OS. 



Aoi'::», « 'Expa-:r,!ia xfjs Ss^ia; (oo) cou • CTCaxouaou- A «""IilaiiJilJOi porias rcrcas conlerani, ct vcctes 

civ E(ji7:pO30sv au-ou eOvri, y.al iT/yv paciuctov Stap- forrcos coiilViiiijaiii. V.l dabo lilii liicsanros lciic- 

pilloi- dvoijto E[j.rpojO£v ajiou -u),ac, xa\ TtoAci; ou liiosos "".i Qiioniodo iyilur Ikcc Cjto convenicnt, 

cuyx).:tj0r;5ov7ai • ^[irpoaOiv aou TOpsujojjia'. , xal qiii iiaiila poslapinl Ala^sa^etas lurpilcr iiilerrcclus 

opri &;j.a/.iio- Oupa? x''^''^*^ ouvtfifAt.), y.ai [xo- csl, cl cx (Jus ilclracla pellt; ulcr confcclus ? Et 

xXcuj 3ior,poj.; 3uvOXai(o , y.a.\ Stojto aoi Or^iaupouj paulo posl itlciii pioplula veibiiriiiii suoruni scnsiiin 

cxotsivou;; I nio; ouv ap.u.tJjs! Tau-a Kupt;), Tto [xi- cxplit:;il, tlicons cs porson.i Dc-i, • Kgo Doininus 



xpov u3xspov sii Majays-a^ a.isyfjib; (iva;psOsv-i xa\ 
sl^ (iaxiv sxoapiVTi ; xa\ fjtSTi jitxpbv (37) Jpjjtrivsust 
auTot 6 auxb? ■npo-ffjtiQ?, Xsyujv ex rpoato-ou lou 0sou, 
(3S) c 'Eyto Kupto? 6 Qih; 6 y.aiiua; is sv ScxaiojuvTj' 



Deus, qui vocavi le in jusiilia ; lenui ilexterani 
luani, cl coiifoilabo te, cl dabo le in lcstainciituiii 
goncris, iii Iiitcin gcnliiini, ad apcricndum ociilos 
ciccoriini, ad ciliiceiiduiii tlc vineulis vinelos, et tle 



ExpaTr,aa x^; /stp^; sou, xa'i iT/jJiw as, xa'i Sioato cs dunio carceris sedentes in lenebris "". » Et rursus 
eii SiaOT;-xr,v ysvou?, siv (?io; JOvtjJv, livotcai itfOaX- idein Isaias, i Et dixit mibi : Ma;.'nuin libi lioc, vo- 
[J.OUJ Tu^Xtiv, xa't i^T.yaytiM sx 5s!J[j.tov r.t-.iOT^ixi- eari piier nieiis, et suscitarc tiilius Jacob, ci dis- 
vou; (59), xa\ i^ oixou ^uXaxr); xaOr,[ji£vou; (40) b/ persioncm Isracl converlcre. Et posiii tc in lcsla- 
axi^Tst. I Ka\ -aXtv d aux^; 'Iliatac, (41) < Kal slrrs ° nicnluui gcnei is, iii luceiii genliuni, ut sis iii saliilcni 
[iot, Mr^a cot touto, xXrjOrivat -atoa jjtou, xat 0Tr|3at nsiiue atl cxlrenuiMi teri a; ". > 
TajtpuXisToO Tax(o6, xaV TJivotaffTTopivTou 'IjparjX aTpi'}af xat TsOsixa us str 5ta0f,xr,v i'£vou;, slf tftljj 
iOvaiv, Tou stval as si; acoTrjptav 'soj; sr/aTou ttj? yf,j. > 



IZ'. "Oti :Tpt) r/Jc '"*' /u'/"'''!' Sf:fr.ijaQ .fapvvaui^ 
i.leucerai 'llJiar;. 

MaXaxta? it i:po'fT;Tr,; Xi-^-si, « 'ISou s-i-io ir.o- 
OTsXXtjj (-42) u|j.tv TlXiav xiv 0s36tTriv (45), 7:p'LV 
r/,Ostv Tr,v f,ijipav Kuptou Tt;v (j.sYaXrjV xa't STittfavfi, 
B; (i-oxaTaiTfjast xapota; TaTpiov -pt; uto'j;, xa\ 
xapota.v (ivOptoTvOu 7i:p'j; -iv TtXri^iov aCiTOu, i).r\ sX- 
6tjv ■naTd^.to (44) Tf,v yr]'! apor,v. > 

IW. "Ozi x..lr\Ot\CLjiiOa Xpicrtaroi. 

'Haata; Xsyst, i "0'.{/OVTat SOvr; Tr;v Sij;av ('i5) 
oou, xa"t TtavTs; ol paatXst; Tf|V Sf/;atoa'Jvriv cou, 
xa't xaXsast os to ovoija t^ xai-jov, o 6 K'Jpto; Svo- 
paist auTt!. t Ka\ TiiXiv, « Tot; Ss EouXsuoutit [.tot 
xXr,Of,asTat 6voij.a xatv6v, fl suXo-p-OfiasTat k~\ Tr,; 
yf;;. » 'ilar.k, (40) i Ka'i siTat It:' iayi.-zo-j ih ovojj.a 
a'JTO'j s-ttfavk? sv :raaTi xr; yrj, xa\ t'j) 5vo[j.aTt au- 
TO'j s^TztxXr.Of^aovTat Xao"t tioXXoI, xal xaTJi TJi; ooO'j; 
auTO'j nopsuOivTs;, Cf,aovTai ^v auTat;. > 



XVII. Qtiod (itile secuniliiiti Doiiiini anrenluin 
vcnluius sit Elia,H. 

Malacliias prnpbela ilicit , i Eccc cgo niiHo 
vobis Eliam Tbcsbilen , anic([u,'iin vcniat tlies 
Doiiiini inagna ct illustris, i|ui convcrtct cor pa- 
truin ad filios , cl cor lioiiiiiiis ad proxiiuiini 
siiuiii, iic roilc vciiiciis , perculiani lcrraui peiii- 
lus»'. ( 

XVIII. Quod vocandi Clirisliani. 

Isaias tlicit, < Videbunt gcnlcs gloriani luam, 
cl oiiincs reges jiislitiain tiiaiii , el vocabit le 
nonicn novuin, qiiod Ooiiiinus nnininabil illiid ". > 
C Ei riiisiis, I Scrvienlilius aulein niibi vocabitur 
nomen iiovuni, cui bcncdicetur super tcrrain "''. » 
Oscas, < Et crit in cxtremo nomen ejiis claruni 
in onini lerra, cl noniinc cjus cogiiniiiiiialiuiiiur 
popnli ir.ulli , el in viis cjus ainbulantcs, vi- 
vent in cis. > 



" ]<.\ 1-5. 
15, 16. 



Isa. xLii, G. 7. " Isa. xlix, (I. »» .Malacli. iv, 5. C. "' Isa. lxii, 2. " Isa. iv, 



K'Jpov, Doniinuin iiitcrprctaiilcs. Idem faeit Tlicn- 
pliilus Alfxaudiinus in ilispulalione adbiie inedila 
cuin Siinonc .IiiiI.to. Sed de liac vcleriiui Palniin 
opinione, vide llieroiiyniuin in Coiiiin. ad biiiic lu- 
cuni. 

(53) In reccnliori Yalicano addilur, Tr,? ytirj/j^, 
qu;c vox ctiain in Siiiliani codice reperiebalur. 

(3G) Verba illa, yx: e':^ aaz^jv sxoapsvTt, non cx- 
staiit in iccenlioii codice Valicano, nec iii Sipbani 
vcrsione leguutiir. 

(37) Labitur uicinoria Nysscnus ; lucc cniin vcrba 
pra;cedunl, capite vidclicet quadragesiiiio sc- 

CIIIIilo. 

(38) Locus isle nonniiiil variat in cdilione Uo- 
inana, in qua Laliiie Irgiliir, Kgo Dnminiis Dcus 
vocari le itt juslilia, et lencbo de.ricrani luani el con- 
fortabo tc, ei dcdi le in lcsldinenlum generis, cte. 
ilaiic aiilcni !ei:liouein coj.pioliaiit Jiistiiiiis ia 
Dial. cum Tryphoiie Judwo pag. 243, 2'JO el 550, 
(;y|)riaiius aliiiiue. 

(1'0) Ila ctiaui legil Jusrn.us modo laiidatus. In 



cdilione Roinana cst, *x S:a[j(Tjv os5:[J.dvou;. 

i^.UI) lu eadeiii etlilioiit; Uouiana iegiliir, y.a\ xa- 
Or|ijsvou;. Nobilius adnoiat illiiil, xat, abcsse a 
noiiniillis, et a Cyrillo. Ailile Juslinuni pag. 
243-290, Cyprianuin lib, ii Tcstim. cap. 7, Tcrtiill. 
adversus Judtcus cap. 12, Eu^cb. Dem. Evang. 
Q lib. IV, c. 51. 

(41) Et liic locus nonniliil variat in cditione Uo- 
maiia, in iiiia Lalinc legitur, Magnum libi esl ut 
voccris jiucr mcw.s, iil susciles Iribus Jacob, cl disjier- 
sionein Israel coiivcrlas. Eccc dedi le in teslamen- 
iiiin, cte. Siiiiil'.'!!) Iiiiic lcctionem exliibct Terlull. 
adversus 1'ra.r. cai). II. 

(42) In cdilione Uoniana, a.-oa-z\Co, millain. 
(45) Cotlcx Sipbani, et Vaticanus receulior, tov 

•7:po'^f|Tr,v. 

(44) lii cditifiuc Uoiuaua csl, [jf, T/.Oto, y.a\ r.a- 
ti^to, iVt; jorie veniam, ct jierculiam. 

(i'i) In ctlilioiic iiomana priore loco esl, otxato- 
auvriv, posleriorc, Si^av. 

(40) Loeuui buuc apud Oscam non rcpcrio. 



^l S. (JUI.COKIl NYbStM 252 

XIX, Qnod fuluruiii erat ul lnrluniUur llcrodes , A 10'- "Ovc lapuyOtiaiTai 'HpihS^q, xal ol /iir" au- 
cl onines ijui cum ipso crant. tci' stdrTsg. 

Jeremias ail , i In die illa, dicit Domimis, pe- 'Upz[i.iai 9^i<i^. (•i") • 'Ev tt] f^fA^pa ixcivrj, )ifei 

ribit cor regis, ol toi' priiicipiini, ot obslupesceiil KJpioj, i.r.o)^UT:a.i ii xapSIa xou paai)iti);, xal ■liicap- 



saccrdules, el pioplicla; niiraljiiiilin". • 

XX. Dc Biiplhinale. 
Ezccliiel , < Ei dixil boiiiiiius aii me : Aqua 
qiia; ei^redilMr in Caliiicaiii, saiictiiicabit aquas. 
El cril , omiiis aniiiia ad quani snpcrvcnciil 
aqua ista , vivcl ct sanabitnr'*. > Jcieinias , « Ec- 
ce qnasi lco asceiidens do niedio Jordanis ". > 

XXI. De Domini in jEijijplum (lcscnisn. 
Isaias diiit, < Ecco Doiiiinns sedet snpcr nn- 
bein leveni , cl veniet iii yEgyptuni , et concti- 
ticnlur omuia maniifarta MgypW *'. t Et rnrsus , 
« Notns crit Doininns ^gyptiis , el linicbnnt Do- 
miiiuni in die illa "'. » 

XXII. De Spiritu siinclo. 
Isaias, « Et lunc Douiinns misit nie, cl Spi- 
vitus cjus '. » Ex Exodo , i Et di\ii Doniiiuis 
Moysi : Aildiic milii septuaginta scniorcs , el su- 
liiani de spiritn qui est in te , et rnndani snper 
eos, et suseipiaiu ic ^ » David, « Cor mundum 
crea in me, Deiis, el Siiirilnin recliim iiinova in 
visceribus meis ; et Spiriinni sanctum tuuni iie 



6ia Twv apxiivxiov, xa\ ol i^pstg exaxifiaovxai, xal oi 
■j:po'.f^xa'. Oaujiaiovxai. > 

K'. Ilepl Tov Bu.TTlPjtciTcr;. 

'h!^ey.'.riX, (i&) «Ka^eras Kupio; Txpi^jjis- jTi iiowp 
xouxo xo ex7:opiui;jtEvov st^ xt)v ra),datav, avtaaEi 
x3t ijSaxa. Kat e-ixot, zdsTi 4''-'Zii > ^'■?" V ^^ ^''^ 
eXGri xb iJStop xouxo, Zt^aixoti xat taOfjdixat • » 'Is- 
pspita;, « 'looa to; ),iojv dva6fiaExat ex [JLiaou xou 
'lopSdvou. t 

KA'. rii-fl r)]v £'C A^YunTcr tcv Kvpiov naOdtcv. 
'li-ata; "^i^t'., (49) « 'ISou Kupio; xdOr|Xat i.n\ 
VEyiATi? xoJcpT]?, xa"i ifi^Et £15 Alyukxov, xa\ CctaOfi- 
aExat Ttdvxa xd x-'P'"^^-''l'°' Ai'Cj~-o-ii. > Ka"t irdXtv 
« rvojjOf,aExat Kupto; xot; AiYu-Txxtot?, xa\ cpofiTjOfi- 
aovxa: Kuptov ev ■zt^ fiutcpqt EXEtvj). » 

KB', TtEpl tov dfiov UrEvjiuTO^. 

'Hjaia^, « Ka\ vuv Kuptoc eSa-iaxa^xi (fiO) jis, 
xa"t x') IIvsu;jia auxou. > Tf,; 'E^^jSou (.51), « Ka"t eItie 
xip MtouJEt' 'Avdyaye p.oi I6oo;jtf,xovxa 7:p;a6uxf- 
pouj, xat XfitLopiot dTtb xou kn\ at nv£u;j.axo;, xa't 
iy,yzS> E7t' auxou; , xa\ dvxt).f)(J/0[Jiat cz. » 4a6'io, 
< Kapotav xaOapivxxtaov ^v i;jLo\, 6 0£i;, xal IIveu- 
|jta £uO"s; Eyxatvtjov tv xol^ tyxdxot? p.ou , xa\ xi 



auferas a me : ct Spiiitu principali couririna q nv£u,ij.d aou xb aytov [jitj dvxavi),T]5 d-' ipiou, xa\ 



me". « Et rnrsus, « Quo ibo a Spiritu tuo'?» 
Job, « Spiritus divinus , qui fccil me ". > Et riir- 
sus, « Spiritus esl in liominibus ; spiratio autcm 
Omnipoteniis csl , qua; docet me ». » El rursns 
« Yivil Dens, qui sic ine judicavit, ct Omnipo- 
tcns, qni allecil aniaritndine aiiiiiiam meam. Spi- 
ritus aiitcm divinus , qui circa mc est in na- 
ribus '. > Zaciiarias « Ego suni in vobis , ct Spi- 
Titus nicus sleiil in medio vestrum ". > Salonion , 
< Spirilus Domini reiilevit oibcm lcrraruni '. » 



nvEu|j.axt fiYEpiovtxip axf^pi^ov p.£. > Ka\ 7id),iv, 
« riou TcopsuOto a-h xoij IlvEup:axii; aou ; > 'ItoS, 
I nvEiJpta Oeiov zb tmt^-sx/ \xt. > Ka\ TtdXtv, « IlvEiJ- 
|xd £axtv Ev ppoxotj, -vot) ol Ilavxoxpdxopv? eaxtv f) 
StSdaxouad [is (52). » Ka\ •jtdXtv, « Z!) Kupto;, o; 
ouxoj y.t xixptxs, xa't 6 Ilavxoxpdxtop, 6 rtxpdvaj 
[J.OU xf,v tiuyjiV. nv£ij;j.a o^ Ostov xi 7t£pt(>/ p.ot k'j 
^tat (ho). > Zaxapia;, « 'Eyto etpit (54) £v u;jttv, xa't 
xi nvEu;j.d [Jiou £tfiaxT,x£v Iv p.iai;j i;jta>v. > SoXo^ttjov, 
« IIv£Up.a KuptOU TtETtXfipOJXS xfjv oixoufiivTjV. » 



«" Jer. IV, 9. '" E7.ccb. xlii, .S. " Jcr. \xix, 10 apnd EXX. '« I.>^a. xix, I. "' ibid. 25. ' ba. 
xLviii, 10. ' Num. XI, IG. ^ l'sal. i., 12-14. * l'.sal. cxxxviii, 7. " Jiib xxxiii, -l. ' Job xxxii, 8. 
' Job xxvii, 2, 3. % Agg. II, G. » Sap. i, 7. 



(47) Adnolat ad suse versionis marginem Siplia- 
nns, iniilta liii- lil)rarii negligenlia, aul crrore omissa 
luisse in cxcmplari fu;dis.iiiiie corrnjilo cl miitilato, 
qno iisns lucral; iiam qine ileiuceps scqnnnUir, ail, 
paiuni aiit niliil cnm liUilo convciiiiiiit. Uccciilior 
quo(|iic Valicanns codcx ciiiu Sipliani cxcm|ilaii 
concordal, simI iu alio ciusdcm Bililiolliecic vetu- 
stiori, et o|)tima;nola; scripU) coclice, ikmi modo iiil 
cornm reperitiir, <|ii;e ab boc loto usijiie ad fiiicin 
operis leguntiir in altcro recei tioii, el iii Sijiliani 
cdilione; vcriim ctiani qiialiior snlijiiiiguiitnr gc- 
nuina capituli, (|iia', iiilcgrum ab.soluuinic|nc Nys- 
seni opiis ii'ibis cxliibcnl. Non cst ila(|iic ut opiis 
lioc Nysseno ahjudiccnt quolqiiol dc ecclcsiaslicis 
scri|iloVilius iraclariiiit, si co tanUiin argunicnlo 
nilaiitiir, (iiiod iii liiijus opeiis calco qu:cd:iiii ex 
Clirysosloiiio dcsiiinpl.i lcg.intur, (|ni post Nysricni 
tenipdra floinil; nain, nt dixiiHus, qna; a caiiiti; li) 
usque ad fiiiiin opciis in Sipliaui editioiic coiili- 
icciilur. non NYSseni verba, sed pannnni cssc cx 



aliorum scriptisNysseni operi ab anliquis lilirariis 
" assnUim, vcl sola' Vaticani vcstustioris codicis lide 
atqnc aiiclorilale' coiiiprolialiir. 

(48) lluiic Ezecliiclis locum iii epitonien rede- 
gisso vidclur Nysscnns. 

(19) Nysscnus n^lcit liic partim sensum, partim 
ipsauiet Isaiie vcrlia. 

(.">0) Roinana L.XX Intcrpretnm ediiio, Kupto; Ku- 
ptov d-iaxEtXe. 

(ol) Locus isli; ail liliriim Numcrornm cap. xi, 
XVI, pcrlincrc vidcliir; scd ibi tuin in vcrbis, Inni 
in sciisii [loniiiliil divcrsus cst. 

(52) Dronomcii, (jii, non cxsiat in vulgata LXX 
Iiitcrprelnm cclilionc. 

(.'53) Eclilio Ucimana LaX Interprclnm, Iv (itvi • 
sed prcqirior llc braicic lcclio, qiiaiii si^qnitur Nys- 
seniis, et Aiigustiiuis a Nnbilio iiicnioi:itns. 

{;i4) Locns cst Agg;ei ii, G, non Zacbaria;, scd 
in Roinana cdit. csl, [jieO' iJ;itov iytij £tp.i. 



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'llsata; • « Ilafio^uvav tb nvsj;jLa -zh aytov, xa\ A Isaias : t Kxaccibavnriint Spiiiliim saiiriiiin , »'t 



iTxpitfT) aCiToi; et; ijfifjaM. — '0 oTxoj ■zou 'laxujC 
iraptu^uvav -zh nvs!j(ia Kupiou. » 'laj^fiX' i Ka\ itsxai 
tj xat? Jjjfaxat; :fi;j.£patj, ex/EW «::!) lou IIvcujjtax<5; 
;j10u t7:\ TzJiav aapxa, > Sr;),aSri xfjV ■::;jx£'Joujav, i xal 
l~\ xou^ ulou; O^jtiov, xo\ er^ xij Ouyaxipa? ujxijjv, i 
xal x3t J^fj j. 'Ilaata,; • i nvsujjLa Kuptou Jn' i(ji^, ou 
EvjsxEV^XP"^ i^'- (53),» xal, I 'Enava7:auT£xai su' au- 
x%v £zxa 7:v£U(jtaxa. » Ka\, i KaxECri IIv£u;j.a Kuptou, 
xa\ (ijSr;YTiT£v auxou.;. » Ka'i, • llv£u;j:a i7:tixriptr,; 
E-),Tias B£(iE),£fiX xiv ap-/txExxova xfi; axriv^c;" IIvsupLa 
•napo^uvdfiEvov, xa't nvcu^ua e;apav 'IlXiav ev otp- 



convcrsus cst cis iii iiiiiiiiciliain "». — Doiiiiis Jacoli 
exaccrbavii Spirilnm Domiiii '". » Jocl : i l^^t erit 
in iiltiinis diclms, elTiiiuIain dc Spiiitii iiico su- 
pcr oiiinciii fanuni, » crcdciilinin vidclicct , i et 
snpcr (llios veslros , ct snpcr filias vcslras"', » 
et rcli(|iia. Isaias : i Spiritiis Domini supcr nic, 
propter qnoJ unxit iiie "'. > El, i Hequiesccnl su- 
pcr cuin scplcin spiritns "^. » Et , i Dcsccndil 
Spiiilns Diniiiiii ct dnx coriiin fuil *'. » Et, i Spi- 
rjtns sapicnli;e iiiiplcvit licsclccl tabcrnaciili ar- 
tliitccliiin '". Siiiiilus incilans Kliani , euinqnc 



^taxt, xa't C^xr^Okv rap' 'EXtsaaE&u StTrXaatov. > Ka\, lollens in cnrnim, qni duplcx ut in se ficret Eli- 
I nvEu;jia rap' £;j.ou E^EXcutTExai, xa\ T^vor^v Txa-av scns postulat "■". » El, i Spiritns e nic cgreJiclnr, 
V(M i-oiiicx. » Kal, i 'loou 6 ^xaT; ;j.ou 6 exXexx?-;, 6 et natnin oinncm ego fcci ". > Lt , i Ecce piicr 
dYaTtiixii; ;jtou, £t? Sv suSoxr,a£V i\ ij/ux'^ piou, OTjca) •' meus clcclus , dilcctus meus, in qno licnc com- 



x6 nvEujjia [jiou £7i' auxov. > Ka't, « Oua't, xixva drro- 
oxaxat, xaOE XiyEt Kupto? • 'E-oif|aax£ pouXriv ou 
St" e;jtou, xa\ <iuvOrjy.r,v {riG) ou Sti xou FIvEiJ^xax^i; 
(jicu. ) Ka\, I 'ExeT cuvf|Vxr]3av D.a^ot, xa\ eTSov 
xi T:pojio7:a «iXXriXtijv • aptO[j.(y) 7iapf|X0ov, xa\ y.ia 
auxojv oux Ci7:eX£(90ti {t'>~), Stoxt Kuoto; £VEX£tXaxo 
ouxat;, xa\ 'h IIvEupia auxou auvTii-aYEV auxa; (•'iS). > 
Kat oxt fi ivduxaut^ Sta xou nvEu;jaxo; EvEpyEtxat, 
4a'J'to XsYEfi 'AvxaVEXst; -h TxvEu^ia auxiJjv,xa\exXEt- 
doujt, xa\ £t; x?iv /ouv auxtjuv emtrxpitj^ouiitv. 'E|- 
orxoaxEXet; zh Ilvsupid aou, ya\ xxtaOr]aovxat, xa\ 
dvaxaivtsT^ ih TxpoatijTxov xf,? y^i. > 



placuit aiiiiii;c nicx, pouain spiritnm iiicnm su- 
pcr cuni '". > 1)1 , 1 V;e, filii dcserlores , lia;c dicit 
Doininns : Fccisiis toiisilinin, noii pcr mc ; et 
pactuin , iion pcr Spiriluni nicuin '''. > Et, i Ibi 
occurrernnt ecrvi , et vidernnt facics inter se ; 
nnnieio transierunt , et una ipsarum noii reraan- 
sil : quia Doininiis eis mandavit, ct Siiiritiis ip- 
sius coiigrCj^avit eas '"'. > C.Tterum resurrcclioncm 
quoque Spiriius cfiicit; David ciiim ail, « Anferes 
spirituin corum , ct delicient , et in pnlvcrciii 
siium rcvertcnlur. Emitles Spirilum iniiin . cl 
creabuntur, ct rcnovabis facicm tcrr;c". » 



" Isn. i.\iM, 10. <" Mich. II, 7. «' Joel ii, 28. «' Isa. lxi, 1. " Isa. xi , 2. »'• Isa. L.tii, 11. 
Exod. XXXI, 1. " IV Kcg. II, 10, II. " Isa. lxvii, IC. «« Isa. xlii, 1 ; Mattb. xii, 18. «' Isa. xxx, 1. 
Ua. xxxiv, lo, 16, " I'sal. ciii, 29, 30. 



(5S) Respiccre vidctur ad lsai;c locum incap. xi, 
2 : Kt reiiviesccl siipcr eum Spiriliis Dci, spiritus 
sapicntia:, cl iulellccius, spirilus cotisitii. et forli- 
luilinis, spirilus scicuti,r, ct pielatis; rcplcbil cuin 
spiriius tiinoris Doiiiiiii. Scpiein cnim spirilus liic 
siipputanlur, ctiaiu a Tcrtulliauo lib. v Adversus 
ilnrc, cap. 17. 

(EiGJ In Uomaiia LXX liiicrpr. cdilionc est, auv- 



Orjxa,;, qucmadniodum ctiani lcgit lrena'iis lib. )v 
Adv. Iiivr.. cap. 23. Scd Cypriainis in cp. f>5 cnin 
Nysscno concordat ; lcgil cniui, fecistis conventiu- 
nem. 

(57) Eadcm Roniana editio, oux driJjXEXo, ncn 
periii. 

(58) Eadcm cditio, auxd. 



rATnoL. Gr. \lyu 



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TOY AYTOY 

UEPI TH^ AIIAI TPIAAO:^ 

KAl KATA TflN nNEYMATOMAXQN, OTI 0EOS TO nNEVMA TO AHON, 

nPOS EYSTAQION. 

EJUSDEM S. GREGORII 

DE SANCTA TRINITATE 

ET IN ADVERSARIOS SPIRITUS SANCTI, QUOD SPIRITUS SANCTUS SIT DEUS 

AD EVSTATHIUM. 



Leijilur iiiler Epiilolas S. Dinilii Miigiii, ep. 180 edil. Miinrin. (P:itrologiae loni. XX XII, col. C85). Lucubra- 
lionem islam' cudices mss. alii Basilio, alii Grcgurio Nyssciio ascribunt. Cf. Prudeulius Maranus, Vila 
S. B:isilii, c. 51, H. 2, in (ronle operuin S. Basilii noslrce edilionis. 



TOY AYTOY 

nPOS HETPON TON niON AAEA^ON 

nEPi AiA*i>0PAi: oy:^iai: kai YnoiTAHEai. 

EJUSDEM 

AD PETRUM FRATREM SUUM 

DE DIFFERENTIA ESSENTIiE ET IIYPOSTASEOS 

10 EST SUBSTANTI.^ SIVE SUBSISTENTI^. 



Eet BasiUi Magni Epistola 58 ed. Maurin. Vide Opp. Basilii ediiionis noslrw , PairologiaB tom. XXXIl, 

cvl 520. Cf. Prudeiilii Marani nula ibid. 



TOY AYTOY, nEPI 'FYXHS 

nPOS TATIANON. 

EJUSDEM, DE ANIMA 

AD TATI.iyUM. 

Exslal intn Opera S. Cregorii Tliaumalurgi noslrm cdilionis, lom. X liujusce Palrologioe Ciseca!, co/. 1159. 



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TOY AYTOY rPIirOPIOY 

nEPI TOY 

TI TO XPimANaN ONOMA li EnArFEAMA 

nPOS APMONION. 

EJUSDEM S. GREGORII 

AD IIARMONIUM ♦ 

QUID NOMEN PROFESSIOVE CHRISTIANORUM 

SIBI VELIT. 

Laurcnlio Sifann intPT|irclc. 



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xii? a£[xvdTTiT6; sou. XpstociToJv yap aot t?> a\>^zyCoi foite nacti fuerint pecunia» facultatem, id eliam ipse 

iTitiTrAXstv (StoTt Tot; XptaTiavot; if) ETraYYSAta xp^o? faciam apud tu.iiii aMiplitudiiiem. Nam cuni dcbejiii 

kix\), TTjv ev Tw rapzXOdvTt /pdvw Ttov Ypa[A[jiaTa)v creliras ad te nulterc litlcras, qiiippe cum Cliri- 

iXXenitv, Tjv axouittoc TTSTTotTj^jtat, vuv a-o7:Xr,ptojat sliaiiis proniissio dcbitum sit, quam in prKteriu) 

^ouXojjtat, ToaoiJTOv ixTstva; xfi; ETTtdToXTi? t6 [niTpov, leiripore iiiviiiis feci lilieranim intermissiononi, 

(it'j(iT£ xa\ Tcpi; ta suv:f)OT] [jt^Tpa Ttov ypa|jt[jtaTOJv nunc cxplcrcctcoiiipcnsare volo.in tanlum epistoja' 

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TT]v xaTJt -Ttpdjto-ov ■f)[j.(jjv auvouatttv (jtt[jiTJ3aa0at. i> dam, ae nugando lempus lcrain, recte milii factii- 

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nrgmnciila scrmoiimn, quihus intcr nos uii soloba- A iTaTDcoJ^ AcV toT^ ASYojjiivot; avOjT:o.f^pov:o; , y.al 
nuis, mcdilniioncs virlulis craiil, ct atl Uei cuilum ' ojosv avjfsTaTTto; Tzapaosx^^lJisvou toiv XeYojjtEvtov • 
atqucpicLUcni cxcrcil.Tlioncs, cum lii (niiiloni pr;c.- f,iA(ov o^ Sia to Trpof^xstv tw xpivio Ti Ixda-oTS Tiapi 



ceploris ac ina^islii niorc scni|)cr iis qiuv tJicclKintiir 
ex adverso subjicercs el opponeres iiiliilqun, quod 
diccrclur absque excussioiie atqiie exaininatione 
adiiiillcres; nos vero qui aelate pr;ecedereinus, qua; 
pcr conscqiicntiani scnnimis iilciitidein rcqiiircrcn- 
lur, dissolvcreinus. Si igitur iiiiiic ctiam ita fieri 
possei, ut a tua priulentia oinni sernioni occasio 



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T(j) 7tavT\ xpsiTTOV Sv tJv Tfi TotoijTOV. At^fiiOEV ykp dv 
u-f|P)(oV dy.tpoT^poij zh xspoo.; , sx t; tou Trposopav 
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£X Tou Tvapd TTJs a?); 9povf]<r€io; , nXf;xTpou otxT,v, 



daretur, nillil eo niclius ac pryslabiliiis accidcrc Tf,v Yr,patdv f|p.(T)v dvaxtvstiOat xiOdpav. T.r.eX Sk fj 
posset. Duplcx eniin utriquc nosirum liicruin exsi- tou ^tou dvdYXY) StssTavat f)[jtd; TtapaixEudJst tiTj 
slcrct, tiini cx iniilno conspcctu, ((|U0 qiiid iii vila (i()j[jiaTt , xdv sl Tig '{'u/ds <juvaTCTio[ji£Oa , dvayxai^cv 
inilii diilciiis?) luin ev co quod |ilcclri in niodiiiii a dv EtiQ , xal to ^bv TtpojoTiov u-ooussOai, eI' tiou Tts 
lun prudcntia noslra vetnsta citliara suscitareiur. dvTt^(5i]at? Tp!)!; xov X(3yov, xaTJc t6 dxiXouOov, f,[.uv 
Scd quoaiain vitse necessitas facil, ut corpove ab " dvatfavztr,. KaXo)? 8' dv eyoi uTOOsatv Tiva Ttov 
inviccin disjuncti sinuis, elianisi animis scinpcr (J/uyjotfsXtov TipoOeivat t(o t(ov Ypa|jt[j:dTtov axo-tp , 
conjiiiigainiir, necessarium tucril, sicubi contiadi- slO' ouTto itpb^T!) 7:pox£i[j.£vov da/oXriOfjvat Tto XiiY'i'- 
ctio aliqiia nobis exsistere visa fiieril, per consc- Ouxouv, to; ^v iTpo6Xfj[jtaTt, Jr,TitiOtij 7:ap' fi[j.tov 
quenliam adversus sermonem etiam luani subire personain. Coininoduni aulem fucrit prinuiin argiiiiiciiUim 
qiioddain, iiiule aliqiiaad aniniuni utililas pcrveiiire possit,proponcre qnasi scopnin lilteiariiin, qiio sp.ctcnt J 
dcindc sic ad reni propositain scrmoui operaiii d.irc. Igilur a 1 qua:rcndiiiii a iiobis proposiluin cslo : 



Quw sil Chrisliaiii liominis profcssio ? 
Fortassis enim haud inntilis erit liujiis rei consi- 
deratio. Nam si pleiic atquc exacte inventuiii fiicril 
id qiiod per hoc iioineu declaratur, magiiuin adjii- 
nientuin adcpti fucrimus ail vitam cum virinie traiis- 
igcndain.si id quod noininauiur, per sublinicin quo- 
que viluE rationem vcre esse sliideamus. Quemad- 
iiiodiim eniin si qiiis niediciis, vel orator, vel gco- (^ 
iiioira vocaridcsidcrassei, noii adinilieret, ut piopier 
iinperitiaMi cognomcn reprehendcrclur, si faclo pe- 
riculo is non iiiveiiiretur,ciijus nomineappellaretiir, 
sed qui vcre harum aliciijus profcssionuni nomiiie 
appcllari vellet, ne falso siiinpla appcllatio con- 
vincatur, ipso studio atque excrcitio lidein faccrct 
appellationi : eodem iios quoque inodo,si verum lionii- 
nisChristiani professionis scopuniscrntanJo invcne- 
riniiis, nnliinus iion essc id quod illud nonicn pro 
iiobis pollicetiir, ne iii nos cliain qiiadrct id ([uod 
ab cxlernis et inlidelibus de siiiiia viilgo narratur. 
Aiunl enim quemdani in urbe Alexandria circulalo- 
rem et prxstigiatorcm cxercuisse ac dncuissesimiam, 
ut agilitalc quadain In tonnani ct liabitiiin saltatri- 
cis sese coinponcret, eiqiie saliairicis apposuisse " 
peisonam, ac vcsteni circuindedissc exen ilio con- 
vcnienteni ; et cnin choruin ei adliibuissel, pla- 
cuisse ac celcbiaiiim hoininiim serinone in prctio 
fiiissc pioiilcr simiain, qua! ad canlilcnx modos ac 
luimerum sesc (lccteret coiiloriniciciiiuc, ac pcr 
omnia quse ct facicbal ct facere vidcbatiir, natiiiain 
occnllaret. Ciim autcra capti essent rci nnvitatc 
spectalores.qiicindain cielcris astulioreni ibi fuissf, 
qui ludo qnoilain inliianlibiis spcclaciilo ostcinlcrit 
simiam esse siniiam. Acclainantibiis eniin ciinctis ct 
applaudenlibus a(;ilitali siiniie, adcantuiii et niodii- 
laiionem apte se moventis el circumagenlis, pro- 
jecisse euin aiunl in orcheslra c bcllariis ea qu;c la- 



Tl Tcv KpicTiarov Ti exdi^s.lfia; 
Td/a ykp oOx E^to tou XustTsXouvTo; f, rspl toOtou 
ox£(it; Y^''V-"^'' '^^ T-^P dxptStoi; EupsOsir) xh oti 
Tou ov(j[;iaTO(; toutou OTiXouptcvov, 7ioXXf)v dv Xd6ot[i£V 
7:po; t'>v xax' dpsTfjV ptov auvspYiav • dX7)0tos, 07:£p 
dvo[jtaJ<i[X£0a , touto xa\ eivai Std t5)? u'|r,Xf,i; tioXi- 
Tcta.; OTiouSdJovTei;. "Qs-Kzp yi.p ei Ttj iaTpo;, r) (ii^- 
Ttop,!^ YEtouETpr); xaX£taOat7:oOr;(T;t£v, oux dvo.-^l^tTO 
Tr) d7:aiozu3ia Ti)v £7tuvu[Jitav e.\iyy^zofioii , (jt) eCpt- 
axo[j.£vo; kTi\ Trj? Tieipaj 3 (ivo[j.dCeTat, dXX' i xaTJt 
dXf,0£tdv Tt TouTtov 7:poaaYOp£U£aOat OeXiov, toi; dv 
[if] tfisuStovunos f) xXrjais iliyyoi-zo, auTto Tto sntir)- 
5£U[.taTi Tr)V 7tpoa-t)Yopiav 7:taTto7r)Taf tSv au-?<v xa\ 
fj[jt£tc Tpirtov, £t'7t£p tJiv dXT,Of| axoTtJjV Tou XptaTta- 
vou i-r.ayyiXixa-o^ ^SeTdfovTs.; EiJpo[jt£v • oiix dv it.oi- 
[j.£Oa p.r) sivatToiJco, 07:£p ■zi Svopta u7tkp f][j.tov j7taY- 
YcXXsTat • (jj; dv [if) zh TZspX tou TtiOfjXOU 8tf,Yr)[J.a t6 
7tapi Toi; e^tjj 7t£pt9£pi5[j.£vov xa\ f,[Jtv Jtpap|j.tia£t£. 
4>aal Y*P '•'^'^ ''■'^'' OauptaTOTtotiov iTtt tt,; 'AX^^dv- 
Spou TtiiXsto; daxfjaavTO 7:tOT,xov Std ttvo; euarpo- 
tfln^ ipXr^aTtxtT)^ a;(r)[jLaTij£aOat, xal 7:£ptO£Tvat ouTto 

T^piatOTtOV OpjOaTtXOV, Xa't E(lOf,Ta Ttp E7t!TT,0£U[J.aTt 

T.pi-yfopo^j • xaX yopbj auTto 7t£pt3TfjaavTa, iveuSoxi- 
(j.£iv T(o 7ttOf,x(jj Tiphi t!)V tou [JtifXous iiuO[jL!)V iauTiv 
exXuYt?ovTt, xal 6id itdvTtov £7ttxpu7tT0[ji£Vti) tt)v tfij- 
atv, 01? ETtoiet Te xa\ ecfialveTO. KaT£xo(j£vou Sk tou 
OedTpou Tzphq zh xatvoTtpeirk; tou OEd[j.aTo;, TtapivTa 
Ttvi T("jv daT£ioT£p(ov 7tat5ta Ttvt 5£t^at toZ; Tcpoixe- 
XY/y^i T(Tj 0£d[JtaTt, T^tOrixov fivTa t^v TtiOrjxov. 'ETtt- 
CotovTtov Y^P TtdvTdjv, xa't ETttxpoTouvttov Tat: tou 
7tt0f]xou TtepiaipocpaTi;, £upuO[jtto? itpi; tt)V ipoi)v xa\ 
t'j [jlcXo.; auYxivou[jt£vou , p'.<]iai (faalv auiiv £7:1 tt,? 
(ip/fjiTpa; Ttov TpaYT,[JtdTtov sxEtva oaa Tr)v Xiyyzia^ 
Ttov TOtotJTtov Or;pi(ov ^(feXxexat • t6v 51 [xT,okv [j.£XXfi- 
aavxa, JitetSi) StaaTtapivTa etSe Ttpi tou yopox) t4 
djJ.uYoaXa , ixXaO(j[JEVov Tr)? t£ 5py_f,aTpa;, xa't TtiJv 



^iil 



nt' rROFESSlONC CimiSTlANA. 



2.!2 



•/.vj-wj, xc(\ ToJvTPp lsOf,To; xaXXo>-!;f(.o)v, iicvopoi- A li'"» besliiiriiin iiij^liivicin attraliiinl atnnc iiivitani; 

u.-:iv Ti aOxoI^, xalTaciToiv -/1'?'"'^ 7:a).a|j.ai? GvXXi- illaiii vero niliil cuiictatain, nl viilciil anle cliornni 

yciv xJt £'Jpi3x6;x£va- xaV u; av ^iri eijimSwv cCti x>) (iispcjsa aniygJala, oblitam elsaltatic.iiis, ct piati- 

nn^wKiXo-t t(o arij.iaTt, 7r:piaip£?30at xaTi <iito'j5r)v suiini, el vcslis ornaincntoruni, accurrisse aJ ea, 

feajTou Toi; 6vu5i Tr,v ossocpiafAsviqv (iop^Tjv -spiOpu- ct manuuin palinis coUcgisse qua; iiivcnircl, ct nc 

iTTOvTa , ioiTS aJT^jv dOpoio; yiXtoTa xiv?|3ai toi; inipciliincnto essct, pcrsonani ori ilclraxisse cele- 

Ozxx3.ii, dvT\ Twv ^T:a;vii)v t; xal Oauij.aToi, eio- riler, atcpie nnguibns siiisassiinulatani fonnain cor- 

£/0(Jj; xal yeloiwi ix Twv toij irpojtoTtciou Xsnjfli''"^^ rupisse atqiic dilaccrasse, atque ita pro lautlil)us 

£'.afaivo[A£vov. "QjTrsp ouv oux e^fjpxsaiv ixiiviji tJ) et adiiiiratione risum abuiule spcctatoiibus inovis- 

cj:309is[jLcV0v a)(T^;Aa irpij t!) vo;jLiiOfivai avOpiozov, se, iit (inx' tnrpis ac riilicula cx pcrsoiia; rcrniniis 

(ir=XsyxO;f3ifi; £v tt] Xcxvsia tuv Tpayr,p.dTiov tt;; sc conspicieiulain pr:clicrct. Oncinailinoilnin igitiir 

9'J3sa);' ouTu; Oi ;a^ dXTjOiTj; a'JTr]v tt;v {fJ7'.v iauTiTjv illi noii satis rnii f.ilsa atiinc assiiniilala ailscit.niue 

Tji TtiiTsi jj.op9ti)3avTES, (5aot(i); ivxatjxou SiaSiXou forina, ail lioc nt Ikhiio cxistiinaretiir, dcprcbensa 

Xtxvstat; d7::Xi.Yx0f;3ovTatdX).o Ti 5vs; T:ap' 3 STia"- pcr in^liivieni bolhirKiriini naliira : ita c,ui noii verc 

Yi/.XovTat. 'Avt\ ykp iiiiKo^, fj d^juYodXr,;, i) twv i|>sain natiiiani siiaiii lide forinavciiiit, facilc per 
TotouTiov Ttvi; , x6 xjvioo^ov xa\ 9tX6Tt,u.ov, y.al t6 I^ diaboli cscani el ingluvicm coiivinccntiir, (iiioil 

^iXoxspS^; Y.a\ 9tXf,So'JOV, xa\ ocra dXXa xoiauTa f) alind siiit aliiuc pr;c sc fcrant ac piolitcanlnr. l'ro 

xaxT] Tou SiaSoXou dyopd, xotjXtxvot; TtovdvOpioTtiov caricis cnim vcl ariiygdalis, aut luijusmodi alii)iio 

dvT'. TpaYr,;j.aTtov T^poTiOst^a, pxZkii; elq 'ilzyyoy Si."u cilio, vana gloria, ainliitio, liicri voliiptatisiiiie stu- 

xi; TT'.0r,x(oO£'.; '|uy3t; , ot cti ;i:;j.f|3£to; ejx^.f^'''^'-" diu"! ct qua:cuiii)ne siiiit alia liiijnsniodi niala, dia- 

(i;j.ivr,; t^jV .XptJTtavt(j;ji?)v uTTOxpivovTat, t6 xf,; utjj- boli aniiona loco bcUarioruin avidis lioininibtis 

(;;p03Jvr,; i^ t6 xf,; T:paixr|Toc , i) xtvo; dXXr,? dp£Tf,; pro[)osila, simiarnm similes aiiimos facilc prodiiiit, 

t:oo30)t:£Tov £v xio xaipto tcjv T:aOT);jidTOJv ^auxot; (jiii per (ictani iinitalionem Clirislianismiiiu siiiiu- 



dj;av:rovT£;. Ouxouv dvayxatov dv eit) vof,3at to-j 
Xpt3Ttavi3p.ou ■zh k.T:i.-^\-z\y.x • Taya dv to'jto vevo:- 
(jt£Oa, 07:£p T?i (5vo[j.a ^oijXsxat, tva [kt) (|.tXr) xTJ 6p.o- 
Xoyia, xat ■zCi 7:p03y_f,[jaTt tou 6v6;AaTo; (j.6vou xaTa- 
[j.optfo'J[ii,£Vot, SXXo xt 7:api xo ^atv^jisvov Svtj;, tio 
Ti xpuTTxa xaOoptVjVTt ;7:to£;yOi!r;j£v. 



lant, tciiiperanli.e, inansiielndinis, ant aliciijns al- 
terius virlntis porsoiiain in tcnipore alllictii niini cl 
calainitaliiin sibi deirahentcs ct aniovenles. Igiliir 
iiccessc fiicrit considerare ct intclligcre Clirislia- 
nismi professioncin : fortassis cnini (lcri possimus 
C id qiioil nomcn illnd sibi vult, nc dnni nu.Ia pro- 



fcssione ac spccie pnctcxtutiue solius noininis insigiiinuir, alind aliiuo vidoainur cssc ab cu qui occulta 
Inluctur ' demonstremur. 



T£ xoivuv 6 Xpt3Ttavt3[i'j; k^ auTr,; t?,; 7:po3r,YO- 
pia; voitTat , 7:ptiJT0v £Tt;!:x£'.j'a)ij.£Oa. "Eaxt [j.Im 0'jV 
7:api T(ov 309o):iptov [n£iJovi xtva xa't [lEya/.otfui- 
OTipav TrdvTto; e|£up£Of,vat Stdvotav, (iuv£T:r,p[xivT)V 
xtj) u^-i-rjX^T) xou 6v6,ij.axo;. "A Sk f)[j.£T; yjiipo\Jii.E.-\i izzpX 
xo'jxou Tou 6v6[).axo;, xauxd esxf To xo'j Xptaxoij 
S';o;j.a, £t r.phi xo aacpifiTEp^v xe xa\ Y''^'-'P'I-'-'"'^^P'''' 
^fiija [Jt£T£V£yO£tTi, Tiiv pasiXia 3T);xatv£t, xf)? dyia; 
rpacfTis xr)v ^aatXtxr)v djtav tt) xota'JTT) tftovY) xaxd 
xtva tSidJouaav xpfjGtv Ivo^txvuptivr);. 'AXX' E7:£t6f), 
xaOco; (|:r,3tv i\ rpacfi), &-;pajT6v Isxi ib 0£Tov xal D 
dxaTdXr,T:TOv , 7:d3r,; 'J7:£px£i,a£vov xaTaXTj^TTtxf,; 
E7avoia;, dvaYxaito; o! Tto ayiw llv£U[iaTt O£0'.fopou- 
[jtEvot 7:potpf)xat xa\ d7:63ToXot, ttoXXoT? 6v6[j.a3i te 
xa\ vof,[).a3tv It:\ xi)v cuvEatv xr); d!fOd,oxou cpuaEto; 
f,;j.a; y_£:paYtoYO'j3tv • fiXXou 7tp'j; dXXo xi Tti)V Oeo- 
7:p£7:tov vor)[j.dTtov f);ja; o:£u0'JvovTo;, 6J3T£ tt)V y.i\i 
£7:\ zdvTtov £|ou3tav tio Tf,; paa'.X£ia; 6v6;j.axi 7:a- 
paorjXo'J30at • zh Zt TrdOou? r^avTi; xa\ xaxta; T^dar; 
d;itYoC xa\ £XE'JO£pov toT; Tr,; dpETf;; 6v6;j.a3tv 6vo- 
(jd^isOat, ixdjxr,; itpi; zh xpEiTTov voou;jivr); te 
xa\ XEYo;J.Evr);^ u)3Ts xb auTb 6txat03Uvr)V t£ Elvat, xa\ 
oo'.fiav , xa\ 6fiva[j.tv, xa\ dXf,0£tav, dYa06xr,xd x£ , 
xai ?tor)v, xa\ crtoTripiav, xa\ d^Oapjtav, xa\ xb d;j£- 
xaSXT]T6v T£ xa\ dvaXXoiojTov, xa\ T:av o xi Ttip £3t:v 



Quamobrem iniprimis quid ex ipsa appcllationc 
per Christianismum intelligatur considereunis. 
Fieri igitiir potest, ut a sapicntioribns quidcni 
major plane ct ainplior inicllcctus, qui subliiniiati 
noininis respondcat, excogitctur. Qiiai aiilcm nos 
capere et iiitcUigere de hoc noinine possuiniis, 
hsec sunt : Christi noiiicn, si ad dilncicliiis inagisqne 
perspicnnm et inlelloctu facilius vcrbuni tiaiisfc- 
raiur, rcgein signi/icat, quippe cum saiictaScriptura 
biijusmodi vocc pcculiari qiindain usu rcgiani in- 
diccl dignilalem. Scd quoiiiam, ut ait Sciiptura, 
iiiimen diviiinin vcrbis cxplicari ac pcrcipi nnn po- 
tcst, quippc ciim omncin sniieret cxcogit;itionoin ct 
comprehensionem, necessario qui SpLiitiis saiicti 
iiomine divinilus rapiebantnr prophota; al(|ue apo- 
sloli, iiinUis noiiiinilins, notionibns etconsidcra- 
lionibus ad intcUigcndiini incoriiiiitiliilcm natiir;im 
nos qiiasi manu ducuiit, aliiis ad aliam considcra- 
lioncm et intellectum Ueo convcnientem nos diri- 
gciites, nt ipsa qnidein omiiibus imposila potcslas 
rcgiii nomine dcclarotnr ; ca vcro vis qii;ie oiiinis 
alfecliis pcrturbationisquc expcrs, ct ab omni vi- 
tiositatc ac ni;ilitia vacna ac libera est, virliitis 
nominibiis designetur ; ita nt unainisquc virtiis ilc 
natura cxceUoiiliorc tiim dicatur, lum intclligalur; 



' Malth. VI, 6. 



!15 



S. GREGORIl N\SSENI 



2U 



atquc iilcni sit ct justilia, etsapienlia, el potenlia, A u'!'']'^^''' v^iiqfia Sti twv toi&O-wv dvofjLiixwv SiqXou- 

et vcrilas bonitasque cl vila, tuin salus, incorrupti- jjievov, Ttivta Tfiv Xpitxxiv xat elvat xat X^YeuOa'.. 

Iiilitas inimorlalitasqiic, tuni ininnitari ac variari Ei lotvuv r.zpiXri-lii; T.Tt-l; O^-t^^.ou voTjiJia-o? iv xu) 

ncsciavirtus, ct quicun^iue subliiiiis ost intcllcotus, xoO XptaToO voEtiat dvojjLaTt (iiTi yap Oi;/r,Xox£p(p tcov 

(|ni pcr li:vc luiniina dcclarctur, onmia niliil aliud (n][iatvo(X£vtov xal li /oira r.s.pi.ix^-ixi , (j? zxastov 

(luani Clirislus ct sint et dicantur. Si igitur oninis Tiov aXXtov xfi Ivvotoi xt;? paiiXjta? EvOctopjTiOat), 

.sublimis intellcctus inCiirlsli iioinine coniprebcndi xaxa 6i' (ixoXoOOou yi-^aixo ikv ti; fjjjitv Trjs tou Xpi- 

iiilclligilur (subliniiori enim signilicaliono icliqua aTtavt(T[iou ipp.rjvclas ^ xaTavtiTj-jt?. El yip t("; 

(Hioquo coiuiiiciilur, ita ut cxlcroriiiii iiniiinquod- 0:TEpixov-t T(i>v ttj.; d'.fOap-ou ^Oisto^ cp[ir,v3UTixti)v 

qiic nomcn in notione ct iiitcllcctu rcgiii conside- dvopidTiov CTUvovo[jia^(3[jt£0a oi Std t!]^ d; auTbv TCt- 

tetur), fortasse pcr conscquciitianialiquo niodoquid aTsoj; Ttphi; aOTiv (iuvaT;T(5[X£voi , dvdYXTi itdad kGz:, 



^cr Cliristianismuni signi(icetiir, animadvcrlere et 
inielligere possiniiis. Si cnim ejiis qiiod exccllit 
inlcrea noniina quibus incorruplibilisct iminorlalis 
iialura evplicaiur, nominis pariicipcs siiiiiiis, qiii 



xat 5ia |j.£t3i tou 6vo[jiaTG? toutou iKp'i Tr)v StfOap- 
Tov ixEtvriv OciopstTat^Ostv vo-fii/.aTa, xa\ r.rjj; exotva 
^[jtTv Tf|V 6[i(ovu[jiiav xaxi ih dxijXouOov ytviaOat. 'iii 
yap Ti) [jtE-o)(Ti ToG XptaTou fijv toO XptaTtavou Tipoa- 



por lidem in cuin cum ipso conjungiimir : omnino B riYopiav i'^y_T]y.a[i.&-j , outio irpoafixEt xaTd Ti dxd- 
iiccessc csl, ut quicunipie una cuni boc nomine XouOov, xa\ TidvTtov ■fi\>.3.i ttov u(}TiXiJi)v dvo[idTtov t^v 
oirca immorlalcm ill.im iialiiram (•oiisidciantiir in- xotviovtav etpEXxEaOai. K-A xaOdrrEp l7i\ dXOasto; 6 
lellectus, pcr conscquinliam ciim illis qiKiquc no- tj^v xaTa zh dxpov dYxOXT,v £-t3uaad[XEvoj , Tdj 
bis communio nominis sit. Ut enim pariicipaiione au[X'fu(i? exo[xeva; dXXif]Xa>v Sii ty)? [xtd; dv ecpEXxu- 
Christi, Chrisliani appcllalioneMi adcpti sumiis : aatTo • ouTtog, iTJEtST] t(o tou XptaToO (Jv(5[xaTt au[x- 



ila per conscquens convcnit oinniiim qiioque siibli- 
mium nominum nos ascisccre comiiiunioiicm ac 
socielatem. Ac qucmadmodum in calcna qiii eam, 
quse in extreniiiaic est, curvaluram attraxerit, eas 



9uio.; v/ii xal xi Xotud TtJJv ip[XT,VEUTtxtov Trj; dcf pd- 
CTOU xal TioXuEtSoO.; Exetvri? [xaxapttJtrjTOC , iT.ava-^- 
xe; Sv eTt) tov tou ivig opa^d^xEvov, xa\ Ta Xotrrd TtJ» 
ev't auvetpEXxeaOat. 



qurc contincntcr intcr se cohxrent, pcr unam attraxciit : ita (pioniam Chrisli nomini rcliqiia quoiine 
quibus ineDfabilis ac muliiformis illa bcatiiiido cvplicatur, iiatura colueienl alque conjuncta sunl, nccesst) 
fnerit eum qui unum arripuerit, una ciim ipso reliqua quoque attrahere. 

Si quis igitiir nonicii quideni Clirisli suinat, qiuc Et TOtvuv t6 [xiv Svo[xd tt; toO XptaToO uTOSuotTo, 

vcro una cum lioc noinine considerantiir, vila non Zaa 5e Ttp ov(5[xaTt Touxtp auvOetopeiTat (xr) SetxvOot 
exprimat neque rcpr.T^seiilot : is noiiicn cmeiititur, tco pito, xaTat^JcOSETat tou (5v(5[xaTOi; 6 toioutoc, xaTi 
jiuta proposilam a nobis similitiidiiicm pcrsonam _, -zh TrpoTeOiv :fi[xtv uTjtJOEty^xa, Ttp^-jatonEiov a'|u/ov, 
inanimam liumanse figur» conrormalam ct assi- dvGptortfvto x^paxTfipi (xe[xoptfto[/.ivov , ■iwptOEt? tio 
iiiilatam simi.T apponens. Fieri eiiim non potest ■7iiOT;x(p. O&te ydp t^v XpiaT?iv iczi (xrj StxatoaOvT;v 
quin Cliristus sit cl justilia, et purilas, ct vcritas, elvat, xa\ xaOapOTTjTa, xa\ dXf|OEtav, xa\ xaxou tov- 
:ilque cujiisvis mali vilatio, iicquc Clirislianiis esse th; dXXo-pttoatv, oOte XptaTtavibv EaTtv elvat (t(5v 
piitest (qui qiiidcm vcre Cbristianus sit), i|iii non yz dXT,Oio; XptaTtaviv), [xr) xdxetvtov Ttov (5vo(xdTtov 
illorum iiominum qiioque cominunioncm ct socic- ttjv xotvojvtav iv iauTqJ SetxvOovTa. Oixouv,(b;dv Tt? 
l:itcm in sese ostciulat. Qiiocirca siciit dclinitione opto tou Xpta~tavta(xou ttjv Stdvoiav ipjxrivEuaetEv, 
:iliquis quid pcr Cbrislianismiim sigiiiliocliir, docla- outoj? epou[xev, oTt XpiaTtavtaixiJ^ iaxi tti? Oetac 
ravcrit : diccmiis qiiod Cliristiaiiismus sit imilalio ^uaEoj; p.![xT|at;. Ka\ piriOElj to; uTiipoyxov xa\ O-ep- 
divina: nalurse. Ac nemo derinitioiii tanqiiam iin- gaivovTa Tf,v t^; ^OaEto; ■?i[xiriv Ta-etvtJTTjTa Sta^aX- 



niodica; noslrffiqiie humilitatcm natura; supcranti 
(ibtreclet : nnii onim excessit ea natiiram. Nam si 
([uis primam boiiiinis conditionem et staluiii consi- 
(leraverit, dcprcbcndct cx documentis Scriplura;, 



Xeto) t?jv opov • oO i-dp k^i6t\ Trjv tfOatv 6 opo;. Et 
yap Tt? Tr;v TrptoTriv xaTdaTaitv Tou dvOptijTiou Xo- 
ytaaiTO, £Opf;a£i 6;d tojv Tpatftxtov 6t6aY[xdTtov, 8ti 
oOx eJfjXOE Ti [x^Tpa ttj? tfuaeto; fi[xoJv 6 6po;."lI Tis 



quod dcfinitio cxtra modiim nostnc natiira! cgrcssa r. yap r.pLoii] tou dvOptortou xaTaaxEurj xaTd (xi(xr;atv 
non sit. Nani cl priina liominis fabricatio ad imi- ttjj toO ©eou 0(xoti5Tr]T0.; rjv (outio xou Mtoijaioj; rtepV 
lalioncm llci simililiidinis crnt, Moysc de boniine toO dvOpojrtou tftXoaotffiaavTo;, ev o;? tfT,atv , oTt 



ila pbiloso|iliaiilc, dum :iit, < Fccit Dciis bomiiicin, 
secundum imaginein Dci fccil ciim '' : i ct Chri- 
stianismi professio esl, ut lioiiio rcdiicatiir ad 
|i:isiiiiam el anli(|uam fclicilatem. 

Si igiiur anliquilus liomo Dei siiiiilitiido erat, 
fiirsitan liaiid absurdam ct a proposilo aliciiam 
fccimus dcfinitioncm, qui imitalioiicm divinK iia- 



« 'ErtofTjaev 6 &ih; tov avOpojrov xaV eixtSva (^liou 
ertotriaev oOtov >), xa^fj toO .XptaTtaviafxou eTtayceXia 
^aT\ th ei; ttjv dp/atav eu-xXriptav eTtavaxOTJvat t&v 
dvOpojTtov. 

Ei 51 xh dpxatov 0£ou 6ixotoj;xa 6 rivOpoj-o; rjv, 
Ta^a oux e^oj xoO axo-oO xbv 6pt3[xV; T:e':totfi;j.EOa , 
(xi[xr,atv Geta? tpuaeojj xbv Xpiaxtavta(X'jv Elvat d-o- 



lura! Cbrislianismiim cssc pronuntiaimis, Profcssio tprivd[Xcvoi. 'H [xbj ouv uTOaxeai; xf,; itpoariYopfaj 



Gcn. I, 27. 



■215 DE PROKESSIONK CllKISTlANA. '^iC 

oOxw ii.:xaXi\. Kaip^jc 5' ixv siri Si:iaxo-7i3at, ei -:?. A igimr appcllalioiiis ila iiiagna cst. Noii alieiimn 
[iTi o^JTto,- Jx^tv xaxi t6v fllov, otxivojvov iirt xC, aiilcni el iiitcnipeslivuiii jain fueril dispicere, an 
7Tpo6aXXoii£v(o Ti8voiJta. fivot-o S" av ^i uTOSityfjii- iiiliil in Imc p; riciili sit ci qui lioe noineii pr;rt<ii- 
TKiv aa^fJii x6 Jt^toOjjisvov 'riroxEbOoj T;t; vpa-fixT]v dil, si cjiis vila lalis iioii sit. Kx siiiiiliUi(liiiiliiis 
i:taYY£U6[ji.£vosxlxwiv, YsviaOwSkTotiTwup^ScjtaYHa aulcni planuin nobis ac perspicuuni fiierit id quod 



toO xpaxoGvxoc, xot; Tto^iuO^v (i7t:;)xtaiJt£vot; yap^' 
fat xr;v z^^ pajiXsia; (xopyfjV. Ei xotvuv clo^xOi; "' 
xa\ Sjijxop^ov eloo^ krA xoO ixivaxo; Staxapa^ac, si- 
x4va paatXito; xtjv dixtlJ'^"'^ xaOxriv |j,op;Y]v ivojjta- 
oitsv • otpa oCix eix6; liYavaxxTJaai xijv ^ouiiav, (j^ 
xoO ipxsxOTTou xaXXou? Stjt xtj; xaxii; ly.dvr\i Ypavii? 
ev xoi^^ ayvooOitv ij&'pt^O[X£vou ; OTov yjtp £~^ ''ii 
tixdvo.; xJ( stoos Sstxvuxat, xo[auxr,v avdtYxiq xal xr,v 
ap/sxuTxov vo[JitaOr,vai [xop:fTiv. E! ouv ©eou [jttfjtTjjtv 
i!iv XpiTttavt(i[jt&v 6 opo; cfr,3\v, 4 [jtriTito S;fa[jtevo« 



(Hi:iciinnis. Ponatur aliiiuis cssc, qni artciii piii- 
gcMidi piolilcatur, alqiic huic inipcrari a iiiagi- 
slralii, ut iis qui piociil iiabitaiit, ri'i;is inuij-incni 
seulpat. Si igilur turpein aliquam ae deroniieiu 
spccicm in tabula sciilpiam iinagincni rcgis inde- 
coraiii eaiii foriiiaiii noininavcril, an non vcrisiniile 
csl iiidigiialuiam esse piuestatem, quod pnleliri- 
ludo priniipalis propler nialani illaiii pieturam 
vilupeielur inler ignaros? Qualis cuiin iii iniagiiio 
spoeics ostciiditur, lalem eliam formara principa- 



ToO (Jtu3xi]ptou tijv X(5yov, oIov Sv :fi(jti;v tOT] xiv piov ^ lein cxistiiiiari ntiecsse cst. Qiiocirca si definitio 

xV/ -XJTJ! ;x;'tATi3tv OeoO xaxopOoOiOat ite-:;tix£u[A£vov, 

TotoOxov ^([jttjv xa^ lii Qetov oiTjjsxat. "SJixs st [Jtiv 

Ttavx?!; iXYaOoO uTto8iiY;xaxa ^Xi-ot, a.'{aObv zit Oii^ov 

eTvai TttixeOcjst t6 rtap' f;(jt(jjv 3c6a^(i(jt£vov • e.1 oi xt; 

J(j.itaOr); £i'T) xa\ Orjpttoor,;, aXXoxi Tzphq &XXa TlJlOti 

[Ji£[iop9to;jtcvo; Or,pttov iv xio rjOet [Jtopyas (OTipia Y^p 

AvTtxpu.; eittv iSsiv xat; ttj; ifOastos ■fi(jt(JJv Ttapaxpo- 

Ttai; £[i[jtop90u;jt£va ) , ^Ttcita Xpt(ittciv{(v ^auxV/ 6 

TOtoOxo; dvo;a.a^ot, cpavspoO Ttaaiv (5vxo;, oxt :fi U7:6- 

cxeit; xou 6v(>(jtaxo; (jti^aTiutv OsoO STtaYY^^"''^'^;^-' 



CUristiaiiismum l>ci imitationem cssc dicil, qualcm 
vitain, quam juxla iiuitationcin Dei tradiiei eredilum 
esl, inter nos vidcril is qui iioiiduin inyslerii ra- 
lionein acccpcrit, taie nnstrum qnoque numen esso 
exisiinialiit. Ilaiine siquidem oinnis boiii cxcnipla 
viJerit, bonum credet esse nuinen, quod vcneaa- 
ninr ; sin aiitcni aliiiuis affeetilms obnoxius ac 
Lestiarum similis fuerit, aique alias in alios iden- 
tidem aQccliis transforiiictiir, multasqiie ferarum 
fonnas inoruin alquc iiigenii imnianitale iiiduat 



tjsxxiv Jv xto ioitjj pio.) zb 7t;Tttat£u[jt£vov Ttap' f|;ji(Ijv ct reprxsentet (feras enini plane videre licel na- 

Osiov £v tot; dtTtijxoi; TtotTissi. Atb xa\ litTtstXTiV xtva tur:B iioslrK depravatse viliis informari), deinde 

(fo6spojxipav f) rpa-.fT) xoi; Totouxot; STtaYY^XXsxat, Christianuni is se noniinct, ncminc ignoranlc, 

XcYouia^ I Oua\, 5t' ou; x6 ovo(jtd (Jtou pXa3(fr,[ieiTat „ qnod ejus nominis profcssio imitationcm Dei pol- 

ev xot,- lOvsjt! I Ka! (jtot Soxsi -rtp^js TaOxTjv [jtaXtJxa liceatur, per vitain suaui cfliciet, ut quod a iioiiis 



xT)v Stdtvotav 6St)Y(Jov r,[jta; 6 KOpto;, toOto Ttpi; xou; 
dxoOsai 3uva(iivou; ciTteiv , ott « FtveoOe t^Xeiot, to; 
xa't 6 lIaxT;p u[i.(ov 6 oupdvto; tiXcto; £3Xtv. > '0 y^P 
llaxspa xiov Tts-tsxeuxoxtov, xJiv dXTjOtvbv 6vo[jid3a; 
llaxspa, poOXsxatixpb;xT)vevixs!vtoO£topou[.t£vTivxti)V 
dYaOdiv T£X£t6xr,ta xa\ xou; St' aOxoO Yevvr,0£vxa; 
6;jtoito; ^x^'^- Epsi; ouv (Jtof Kal Tid); oiv Y^votxo dv- 
6ptoit!vr)v xazstvoxTixa itpb; xt)V ev xto Ostf) xaOopw[J.£- 
vr,v [iaxaptOxTixa £7t£xxstvs3'jat,(i); auxoOsv xto Tipoj- 
xdYtiaxt Tr,; d(jtr,xavta; TtpOfatvo^jtsvr,;; Dio; Ydpdv 
Ysvoixo Suvaxbv, itpb; xbv iv oupavoi; 6(Jiotto0fivat xbv 
Yfjtvov, auTt); tfi; xaTi Tf^v (fuatv Statfopd; 6£t- 
xvuoOar,; xb dvicptxxov xf,; [j.t;j.f,3stii; ; 'E-' tar,; Y-^p 



creditur esse numcn, vituperelur ac rcprelieiidatur 
inier infidcles. Quainobrem Scriptura quoquc lali- 
bus acriorcs ac tcrribiliores quodammodo niinas 
deiiuntiat, dum dicit : « Va;, propter quos noniini 
ineo obtreclatnr inler gentes \ » Ac inihi vidclnr 
ad hanc maxirae senlenliam ct iiilellectum nos ilu- 
cens Doniinus illud dixisse ad eos qni audire poie- 
rant : i Sitis perfccli, siciii et Palcr vesicr coclcslis 
perfectus cst \ » Qui eniiii Patrem eorum qiii cre- 
didcrunl, verum palrein nominavit, vult etiam cos 
qui pcripsum genili sunl, bonorum perfcclioni qua; 
in illo spcctatur similes esse. Dices igilur niihi, Et 
qui fieri possil, nt buinilitas humana ad cam, qwK 



Etvat d(Jtf,xavov, t(Jj xe oupav!ti> [jtsYeOst xa\ xot; iv D in Deo conspieitur bcalitiidincin ciiilatur, quasi 



auTto xdXXe3i Tijv StJ/tv TtaptsdCsjOat, xa\ Tbv sx Yr,; 
dvOptoTtov xtp oupav!tj) 6(jiotoO30at Osto. 'A"/Xd sacfi); 
6 •;t£p\ xouxou XoYo; ■ oxt ou tt) cpOast xi) Osia xf)v 
(fOatv XT)V dvOptoitivTiv auYxptvsaOat xsXeOst xb EO- 
ay;0.'.')'j , dXXi Ta; dYaOd; svspYsia;, xaOtJo; av Jj 
Suvaxbv, (jit[jtsisOat Tto ^ito. Tivs; ouv siatv ai Ttap' 
f,(itov ^vipYstat Ttpb; Ti; toO OsoO svspYsta; 6[j.o!to; 
Eyouaat ; Tb Ttdar); xaxia; dX/.oxptouaOat , xaOoj; dv 
^ Suvaxbv, ^pY'!» ts y-a\ XoYto xa\ Stavoia tijov Tap' 
auTT); (j.oXua^AtTrv xaOapsOovTa;- toOxo [j.t[jtT)3!; i3Ttv 
tii; dXr,Oto; xf); Osta; xe xa\ tt); Ttsp't xbv oupdvtov 
0sbv xsXstoxrjo;. 



in ipso videlicet prKccpto, rci qna; fieri ncqneai. 
perplexitas atque didicullas cmineat ct appareat? 
Qiii eniin ficri possit, ut tcrrenus similis fiat ci qui 
in crelis esl, cuin ea quse in naliira cnnsislit dif- 
lerentia ostendat fieri non possc, nt imiiando qiiis 
eo usquc evadat? /Eque cnim fieri non possc, ut 
vel otr.lesli magiiitudini, ct ei qni« inibi cst, pul- 
chritudini faeie quispiam ad:rqiieliir, vcl hoino tcr- 
renus coelcsti Dco assiniilctur. Sed perspicna hac 
de re oratio cst, nimirum quod non cuin natiiia 
naluram, humanam iniiuam, cumdivinacomparaii 
jnbeal Evangclium, sed bonas aetiones, qiioad cy:3 



' Isa. Lii, y. ' Mallh. v, 48. 



S47 



S. GREGORII NYSSF.NI 



2i8 



fteri possir, viveiulo i[iiilaii. Qii;i;ii:iiii igiuir a iioliis profiiisciMiliir adioiies, (|ii;u Dci actioiiiim siinilcs 
siiiil? .\boiiiiii viliositate alijiie iiialitia, (|iioacl ejiis (icri possil, esse alieiios, ati[iie ab ejiisiii(|iiiiijtioiiibiis, 
iiiin operc, tii.ii seniioiie, liiiu ineiite vaeiios ac puros esse, id revera iliviiue ct ejiis quoe circa ccelcslciii 
Deiiiii spcctatur, pcrfeclionis imitatio est. 

PVoii eniiii milii viclctur Evangclium clemcntuni A Ou •(o.p fJLOi SoxeT -A <jtoixs'ov toG ojpavoO, xaOi- 
CCEli lanquam separatuiii qiiodclain doniiciliiim Dei ■;:sp ■:•. y.c/coptjjji*vov iv'jcai-r,[j.a 0iou Xii-Sivtb EJdy. 



dicere, dum jiibel nos ita perlectos esse sieut cce- 
leslis Paler peirectus cst, quippe cuin nnnien divi- 
mim in omnibus ex seqno sit, ei per omnem itidem 
crcaluram pcrmect aique pcrvadat, ct niiiil, quod 
ab eiite separatum sit. in cssentia nianere possit, 
scd ;equaljiliter pariiiiie rstione ac moilo unam- 
quaiiique rein natura diviiia ainpleclatur et allin- 
gat, omnia vi comprelicnsiva iiitra se continens 
alque coerceiis : queuiadniodum Propbeta qiioqiie 
lioc docct, dicens : Sive nieutc fueioin ca'lo, siv 
siiblerranea cogiiationc penelrans scrutatus fuero, 
sive ad terminos reruni vim anima; cogitalivam et 
iinaginativam extendero, omiiia vidco dextcra tua 
comprehcndi. Dietio autemad bunc moduin sese ba- 
bel : e Siascciideroin ccjclum, tu illic es; si desceii- 
dero in infenium, pra?sto es; si susluleroaias meas 
ad diluculum, ei divertero ad extreuja maiis, etenim 



yiXiov, ev of? irpoaTaatjsi xeXsioiJjOa'. fj[jia;, xata 
xbv Eroupaviov IlaTEpa • St(5-i ih (dzXo'i xaxi xh Isov 
cv ■ko.qIm EjTi, xal 5t3c TrdxQ? (jjjautcj; Sitjzji '.r\z 
xttjiti)?, xal ouOcV av xioptjOkv tou 8vtoj £v tco Etvai 
[xivot, aXX' 6[jiott'(ji(i)? ^xdtitou tcjjv 5vt(ov fj Oeta c?u- 
at; £tpdut£tai, itdvta ti^ TtcpiExttxii Suvd(jtjt evtbg 
iautTJ; Tijptsfpyouja- xaOdnip xa\ IIpotpfjtT); xouto 
TOtSsuEc XeYcov, otc Rav ev t(o oupav(i) Ycvwfjcai ti] 
Stavofa, xdv td u^jrtJYeia tu XoYt(Jp.(p xataSuel? k%- 
e o etdjcojxdv £711 td "spatatcuv 5vta)Vt?jStavoT)ttx!iv tr;; 
c|/u)(r,? £7i£xtetv(i), Ttdvta dpcj tf) hi^M 30u TCptxpatou- 
(ji£va. "Exst 60 i\ Xe^'? toijtov tbv tpfSiiovi 'Eiv 
dvaSco et; tiv oupavbv, ou et exec- ei xata6u)eti; tiv 
a5r,v, Tdpit. Et dvaXd6o([jct tdj Tttspuydi; [Jtou xot' 
opOpov, xat xataJX(]vcojco etg ti ej/ata tr,; OoXda- 
jr,; • xal "i-dp exsl f) /etp <jou oSriYficjec (Jie, xa't xaO- 
^c£t (jc£ f) Oi^td Jou. > Ouxouv ex tO'Jto)V Ijti [jcaOetv, 



lllic nianus tua deducel ine, et dexlera lua iiie de- tb (jct] d^copijOat xat' elatpetov tco 0etl) trjv oupdvtov 

linebit *. « Igitiir ex his disccre possumus quod non otxTjjtv. 'AXX' eTzec -j-e iiitjtatot xaOapeuetv xoxta^ 

peculiaiiter cocleslis habitatio Deo separata ac f) dvoj Xf,Et? (touto uoXXoxfi tfi? dyia; rpa-ff,; ua- 

«Icstinata sit. Sed quoniam superna natura a vi- pa3Ti[jtT]va[JLevr,? fi[j.tv 5t' a!viY(iato;), xa\ tT) xdtoj 

tiositate et malilia pura esse solct (miillis in locis tautr) tTj uXtoSejtepa fcoii td xatd xaxiov ivep-cettai 

lioc Scriplura sancta noLis significanle pcr amba- ~dOT], coSe tou eupetou vr\; xoxia? iitfcCi)? TCp'! tSv 

gcs ct involuera), et ab liac inferna, qua; ex cras- yf^tvov ^iov iXu5TO)[jilvou xa^t ep-ovto;, xaOcu? cfTiJtv 

siori materia conflata est vita, ca quse ex vitiosi- C * Xcjyo; iiep^t outou bi oiviY.u-ati, ott ^n^t t6 jtfjOoj 

tate exsistuiit mala designantur, cum hic inventor xa^l tf,v xotXiav Ttopeuetat, xa'c y?i'' ^ctsTtat StoTtav- 

vitiosilatis anguis circa vilam terrcnam sevpai at- t(5;. Toijto 8k -.6 ts ^tV..'-'^ '^^i xtvfjj£co? f,(j.iv ip\i.r\- 

qiie volvatiir, qucmailiitoduin de co per vcrba tecta v^uet, xa't tS zr\i Pp(oj£co; £t5o?^ ott •(r\ivoi outo; xa't 

invobiiaque dicit Scriptura, quod siiper pectus ac xat(j)xtJ[jt£vo; ^ioi ^tJttv, S? tfjv tpizrfii^ia. zf\i r.oXu- 

veiitrem ambulcl, et terra vcscatur seniper " ( iioc tpSTtou xaxia? e-f' Jautou Six^zai , v.aX tpotfj] tou 

autem tum figura iiiolus, tum genus cibi nobis cx- J^epzovto; autbv OT)piou yivstat. Ou-/.ouv 6 tVj ou- 



plicat, qiiod h^c tenena ct inferna vita sit, quae 
rcptalioiiem multifoiinis vitiositatls in sese admit- 
tit.ctcibus inepentis in eam l)csti:e fit) : igitur qui 
ctt!lestein Palreni jubSt iiiiitari, a lerrenis affectibus 
vacare ac puriim esse jubet : quorum vitatio non 
niutatione loci, sed ex libcra voluntate ac sola 
aniiiii destiiialinne fil. Qiiocirca si iiatura ita 



pdvtov [jtt[J.£ljOat xsXsucov Ilat^pa, tcov •(r'vnsi'1 m- 
Ocov xaOop£U£tv x£XsiJ£t , tijv f) dTioJtajt; ou Sti 
tOTttxtii; [j.eta6dj£(>)C, dXXd Std itpoatpijsto; evsp- 
Ysttat (J.(3vr,?. Ei ouv iv (JtSvT) tT)? Stovoia; op(j.fj XOT- 
opOoujOat Tic^uxsv f) tou xoxoij dXXotpitojt;, ouSkv 
STiiTtovov f)[j.tv 4 euoYYsXtxb; eYxsX£U£tot '/.6-(0^. Ouok 
Ydp auvECeuxTot xo-o; ti) tf,; Stovoios ipii.r\, dXX' 



comparatum est, ut solo motu mcnlis el appetilu a ^'^sjttv f)(jctv dTtpoYlJtatetJtto?, KTtouTcep Sv OeXot(j.ev, 
inalu alienemur, nihil laboriosuin nobis pr;ecipil '^ 01' £v'Ju[jtf)j£ti)v TTopaYtvsjOot • (J')Tt£ tf,v oupdvtov 



evangeliciis sermo. Neque enim labor conjiiuctus 
cst adectioni ct ardori inentis, sed licct nobis abs- 
qiie ullo negolio ((uocunque vclimiis per cogita- 
lioncs accedere. Iiaqiie volenti facile est, coelcstcin 
vii* tiaductioiiem vel in lerra habere, si queniad- 
nioJuin Evangelium pncscribit, ccelestia sapiamus, 
ccelestibus alliciauiur, cl in Ibesauris coelcslibiis 
virtiilis divitias deponamus. liiqiiit enim . 1 Nc 



0'.ayitiYr\'i pdowj etvat te7) pouXo,uev(;) xa't krti yr,? 
exetv, xaO(o; utfriYsi^tot Th li\jaLyyD.io'i, iv zCi tf povetv 
td oupdvto, xa't totj exet OT)jaupot; tov tT)? dp£tf,5 
TtXoutov ^vaTtotiOetjOat. « Mf) Or, joupijets » y^P i 
9T)j\, « OT)jaupouc e7r't tf,c y^^< *XXd OT)jauptJets 
OTjJOUpoui; Jv oupovot^ , ottou oGte jf,c, oijte ^ptjjjt? 
d^avifet, out£ xXiTTtat Stopijjjouji xa't ■/.X£Ttcoujtv.> 
'EvS£txvutatO£ otd toutcov, ti [j.r|0£[jtiav tfj dvoj ftofj 



coiigerite vobis tlicsauros in tena, sed congregate ^Oapttxijv t^; (jtoxapi(5tT)tos ijjtTtoXitJtJejOat Siiva- 
thesaiiros in ca;Iis iibi neqiie tinea neqiie ;crugo (jttv. '0 Yocp sit^ Xu[j.t) tou tf|5£ piou TOXu^tSoJ; tr)v 
corriimpii, neqiic fures perfodiiiiit el furantnr ». > TOtxtXT)v Joutou xoxiov xotd tf,^ dvOpojjiivT)? ftoijj 



' Psal. txxxviii, 8 sqq. ' Ccn. 111, li. « Malth. vi, 10 ; Luc. xii, 33. 



243 DE PUOFlCSSlONr: CIIKISTIANA. 2:iO 

tvtpydiv, fjTot jYjx^^TpdTOV laX; Siavoiai? sv-ixxcxai, A Qnihus vcrliis osloiulit fiuoil iiulla vis, qu^c l)caii- 

dXP^'<JJv x6 [ji£po; ip7:sp av J|J,!fuTi- ?ix(ii Sti xf,; ^pto- tuiliiiciii illam coriuiiipero possil, in siipcrna vita 

T.xfi; Ts xa\ dyavidTixfis Suva.asu)?, d jiT) Ta/^io; vcMsolur. Naiii illc (|ui ail corrupli^laMi cl pcriii- 

dTOTcvaxO^fT] ToG (iipouj , ■!:pi? t3c iiapaxjinEva cicui liiijus vit;u iiiullirariaiii luultisquc iiiodis 

[i£Oip::uv , SiatfOopaj t'x''°S' ''^■J ^'' i.i^TtsXaim. Sii variain suain nialiiiain advcrsiis hunianani vit.nn 

Tf,; xivrjciEtoi; EvdTjj^alvETat • t\, ur.zp TJt svTi? lis-ya- cxcrcct, vcl tiiica! in mmliim mciilibus iiinascilur, 

').<~>; ex'''' ^'-^ ''^'"'V £|toO;v TizpicrTajjtov s-t6o'j/,;0;t. partciii cui(iiii(|iic inlia-scrit iiiiililrm rcililciis ; vcl 

"H yip St' fjSovfi^ Tiv OTjTaup^JV Tf,; xapoia; iTOixio- pcr viin corrosivain ct coiruptivaiu , iiisi ccUMiter 

pJXTiasv, t) St' ixipou tlOiOou; xsvbv xiis «psxfi; ih dc partc quaiii iiivascril cxcussiis fucrit, ad pro- 

TTJj (l-uxf,? Soxstov eTtoiTido, Oufjtto fi XuTiTi Ti &XX(;j xima iiua-quc serpciid'i progrcdiens, quaxunqiic 

Ttv\ TOiouTto r.Mti Tiv XoyiTiAf-v u-oxXd^l/a.;. 'Er.d iiiovciido sc coiiligfril, iis vcstii;ium corruptio- 

ouv £v Totc avio OTiiaupot;, outs afjTi {fT,itv, outs nis iinpiiiiiit ; vcl si iuleriora rniiia ac tiila sint, 

ppioitv 4 KOpto; i-tvsdOat, outs ttjv a-b xr^; xXsTTTt- pcr c.vtcriias circunislautias iiisidiatur. Aiit ciiim 

xii; xaxtav StSaixouaav TaiJxa, aTTsp uTrsvofitrapisv • voluptatc pcrrodieiulo cordis tlicsauruiu invadil. 

txst (jtsTaOsTiov TT]V ejjtTtopiav, ev ^ t6 OTjjaupiaat ou aut per aliuiii alTccttim cx aniinxrcccptaciilo viitii- 
[x(Jvov aiuXiiv Ts xa\ «[jtsitoTov st; dts\ Sta[jLiv£i, aXXa '^ (cm cximit, vcl ira, vel Irislitia ct angorc, vcl alia 

xal a-spiiatcov 6fxr|V, £7:\ t!) TToXXaTiXaTiov xatspya- siiuili iiuapiam pcrturbatioiic cl aHcctii rationcm 

ScTat Tr,v J7iaujr,3tv. Xpii yap TiavTto; TT) tfuast Tou subduccns. Qiioniam igitur Dominiis in supcrnis 

Tf,v 7:apaxaTaOf,xr,v Szyoylwj [jtsyaXuvsaOat Tf;v 4v- llicsauris iicijuc lineaiii ncqiic a;rugiiicm iiiiiasci 

T.'3oa!v. "SiaTcsp yip fjjjtst? xaTa tt]v iauTtliv Ivspyou- dicit, ncquc ab aitc liiraiuli nialitiam incssc, quae 

[Axv (fua:v, TrTtuxi T:poaai-ovTs; Sti xi Trs^uxsvat doccal ea ([U^c cominciiioraviuuis, illuc traiisfcrciida 

TOtouTOf ouTto; stxb;, Tov Ev TtavTt TtXoujtov ovta, iicgotialio cst, iibi iion inodo coiiipil.itioni al(|uo 

ijt rscfuxsv Ex-'^' 'ca'J'^a toT; TrpoSsStoxiiatv (ivTtxapi- diniiimlioni noii obiioxii tliesauri scmpcr pcrma- 

CsaOat. Mr,SsU ouv (iOu[jtsiTw, Ti xaTa tt]v ^au-oG nciit, vcriim ctiam seniinum in niodum iuultiplcx 

6uva;j.tv TOt; Osioti; Or^aaupo"; auvstatfdpwv, tb; T:pl; tlliciunt increnientuin. Oportet eiiim prorsiis ex na- 

t6 [jLSTpov, uv oiocoxs, xo[jttou[jtsvo;, aXX' ava[j.sviTco, liira dcposilarii inagnain ficri rcmiinerationeiii. 

xaxi Tf,v JrayYsXiav tou Et-(ivTo; OTt [jtsyaXa Ttuv yiiciiculniodiim ciiim iios cx natiira nostra faci- 

[jttxpiov avTtxaTaXXd^ETai , oupavta [j;^v xdiv yr,tvo)v, mus, ul leiiuia olTcramus, quippe cuiii iialura si- 

(itota 6* Tiov toxu[A6pojv Sta[ist6d[jisvo; ■ ci TotauTa xf) iuus talcs , ita coiiscntaneum cst cum qui iii omiii 

9uast EiT^v, (j; [jtf|TE Siavoiot 6uvaT%v sTvai XTi-fOfj- rc dives cst, iis qua; cx natura habel eos qui saa 

vat, [if,TE Et; ip[iT,vsiav Xiyo') sXOstv , T:;p\ div f] aiitc dcdcrint, csse rciiHiucratiiriim. Nc iiuis igitur 

03O7:v£u3TO; Stoaaxst rpa-.pTi, oTt « Outs 4 6-.f OaX[jt?j; sc animo dciuittat, duiii qu;c pio viiilnis suis po- 

eISev, o'jt£ ou; fjxouasv, oCite kii\ xapSiav avOptoitou lcsl, divinis infcrt lliesauris, quasi pro niodo eo- 

dv£6T) , d f)Tot[j.aa£V 6 &ihq Tot; dyaTttoatv auT-jv. r rum ([U» dederit reccpturus ; scd spcret juxta pol- 

TrjTd aot, (L Tt[jtia xscfaXT] , ou [jtijvov GTisp tcov eX- ricilalioncm cjns qui dixil, quod magna parvis sit 

XscfOsvTcuv Ypa[jt;idTcovavs7:XTiptoaa[j.Ev, dXXi xa't Ti comparaturus, cicleslibiis (iiiidcni tcrr(uia, scmpi- 

[isTi Ta-j-a Ytv(i[jiEva eXXEi[x;jiaTa T:pos^T,Tiaa[jLEv. tcruis vero cito pcritura pcrauilans, i|n;c talia na- 

Su os [jtot 7:pdTTot; b/ Kupiio xaTaQu[jtico;. Touto 5s tura siiiit, ut iicquc iiiciitc pcrcipi, iicque scrmoiie 

cot EiT) Sta7:avT6; xaTa9u[j.tov, 5 xa\ Tco 0sco xs/a- cxplicari iiossiiil, dc quibus diviiia doccl Scrip- 

pta[ji£vov EaT\, xal f,[j.tv xaTaOu;xiov. tiiia, quud ncque oculns vidcril, iicque auris au- 
divcril, ncqiic in cor liominis asccudcriiil, qure pra'paraverit Dcus diligciitibns sc '. ilis tibi, o cliarniii 
capiit, iioii solum pncterniissas littcras rcsarcivimus ct compensavinius, vcrum cliam (iu;c imstliac pr:itcr- 
iniitcniiir acreliqua fient, perargumentum qiuBrcre aiiticipaviinus. Tu vcio milii vivas in Doiuiiiocx aiiiiiii 
tui scMteiilia. IIoc autcni sempcr tibi cordi sit alqiie probctnr, quuJ cl Deo gialuin ct nobis jncniulum cst. 

' 1 Cor. Mi, 9. 



2S1 S GlilX.UIUl NYSSKNI 



TOY AYTOY 

riEPI TEAEIOTIITOi:, 

KAI OnOION XPH EINAI TON XPISTIANON, 

npos o\ YMniois monaxon. 
EJUSDEM 

DE PERFEGTiONE 

ET QUALEM OPORTEAT ESSE CHRISTIANUM , 
AD OLYMPIUM MONACIIVM. 

rrancisc.o Zino inlcrpretc. 



Qna^iis qua ralionc vila cx virtutc possit insti- \ nps-ousa it\ -poaifidjet f^ aTrouSr] Tcsprtoij yvoj- 

lui, ut oninilius oniciorntn nnnicris absoluta atquc vai icw; oiv -c? oti ■zoO xa-c' ipi-cijv piou TcXstwOetr), 

perfccla nullis icprelicnsionilins sit obnoxia; digna ioaTE Sti TidvKov xaiopOcoOTJvat aou tt) Ctuf) tJi d;a.(Ji)- 

proteclo prolcssione tua postnlatlo. Milii vcro ni- (jltjtov. 'Eyoj 6; T.zpi TcavrJ)^ [ilv dv lTO'.r,(jd[jLT]v, ev 

hil essel optatius quani ul eoriini qn;u cupis cxcin- ^to ly.Gj ptto Tiov ao\ dTOuSaJofjidvojv eOpsOfivai xi 

pla posscni ex niea vila lilji tlcpronicre, ut do- •j-,To3i£y;j;aTa, ojiie -uoi,- epyot; up?< xwv li-^uv/ ir.i.- 

Cliinani abs tc qua.'Sit:nn faclis potiiis qiiaii) ver- ^Titoufjtevriv (tTth uou Tiapaix^iv SioaTxaXtav. OiJTrto 

hh explicarem. Ea enini deniinn beiie vivendi in- ydp dv d^tiuiaxo; rjv tuv dyaOiov ^ utpr]Y»iat?, tou 

stitnlio digna est, cui lides habcatur, cuni doccnlis §tou toTs Xi^yot^ cufjttpOeYY^ti^vou. 'ETceiSr) o^ toiJTO 

■»ila congruil oralioni. CiEterum quoniani nio id jjikv e'jxo|jiat yev^tjOat ctts , vuv 8k oCiTctjo Totoijxov 

qiiiiil opln nonilnin assecutum video, nt oralionis JjjtauTV/ pXeirtov, di; dvxt tou Xoy^^u TcpoSetxvuetv 

loco pnssiin vilaiii oslciuicrc, nc impcrfectiis om- tJiv piov, tva [J.r] xaOiXou 6oxo[r]v dauvTeXr); etvat 

nino videar et a signo prae inscitia penilus abcr- aoi ti^ 7:p6; t6v tjxouiv xal dvi5vr)To;, i-.p' S Set suv- 

rare, brevein tibi recte vivendi formiilam tiadam ; Tetvat Tiv dxpt6^ piov, u-oO^aOat Stevofi9r]v, evTsiJ- 

atqiic illius qiiidcin iiinc jaiii iiasciliir cxordiuni. Osv ToiJ Xtjyou Tr)v dp/riv rcotr^adptevo;' Tou dyaOou 
Boniis Doiiiiiuis nostcr Jesus Cliristus iios, i|iii 15 AeiTctjTou rijjtwv 'Irjtiou XpttJTou j^aptaap.evou t})v 

iii ipsum crciliiniis, adorantli iioniinis sui paitici- xotvojviav -fjijitv Toij Tcpoaxuvoujtivou dv(i|jtaTo;, ixiaTe 

pes fccil, nt sive divitcs, sive nobiles, sive ob- ^iJJtdj Jx (JtrjSevi; dXXou TtjJv rcepl f]|Jtas i5vojjidjeti0at, 

scuri, sivc inopcs, sivc doclriiiie aiit dignitalis in- xdv rcXousio; tt; iijv tjx^, xa\ sunaTpior];, xdv Suu- 

signibus cxornau simiis, nulla tanicn cx re quae Y''^'i'? fi A 'CEvr);,xal s? STctTr|Osu[j.dTtov TtviTjv 1) 

nobis adsit iioiuincmur, sed liis oninibus rcjrctis, d5t(o(j.dT(ov ■zh Yvcoptjiov t/Ti, rcdvTtov Ttijv TotouTtov 

de uno noiiiinc ipsius proprie appcllcniiir Cliri- livoiJtdTtjjv dpYouvTtov, [j.(av elvat xupiav xXfitjtv toT; 

Eliaiii. Cuni igitiir lianc nobis c ca;lo gratiam si; auT^v Tce^ctaTSuxSat SsStopr)Tot, t6 XptSTtavou; 

alliilcril, opcr^e prcrnim est nt prius niuneris Svojj.dCeiOat. TauTr,; avojOev f)[iiv ^TctxupdjOsiii); 

niagnitiidincni considcrcinns, qiio nieritas liirgi- Tr); ydptTO?, dvaYxaiiov dv ei'r) rcptoTov t?,; otjjpsa; 

tori Dco gratias haljcamus. Dcindc lalcs in oinni vofjjat Tb [iiY^Oo?, toiTe xaV a|iav EuxapiiTriciat Tto 

vita nos pra-slcinns, qiitilcs rc(|iiirit luijusce nonii- TdTr|XtxaiJTa O(opr)cra|x£vtij ©sto. "ErcetTa 5k Totouxoug 

nis excellciuia. Quanta sit liujus niuneris niagni- iauTou; 5t4 ToiJ pfou Ssi^at, orov im!;i\zE.i •?) tou (te- 

ludo, qiiod illius qiii vila; nostra; Ddiiiinus est yai.n:) toi^tou ivi5[j.aTo; 5ijva[jtt;. TS [jtkv ouv y.lyz^ioc, 

noiiiinc nunciipcmiir, nobis pcrspiciiiim (ict si quid tt)? Sojpsa;, ^; Sid Toij 3uvovo[.taaOf,vat t(o Azgtz6zti 
noineii ipsiiina Clirislo dcduclum signifuct aniin- '-' Tf,s ^ojf); f|[j.tov f|£t(oOT)[j.sv, out(oi; dv y^voito of.Xov 

advertcmus, ut inlcUigamus quando universi Do- fll^iv, st auTb ib aT)(j.atv(j[Jisvov Toij xaTd tJ/v XpiiTov 

minum in nostris prccationibiis liac voce noniina- 6vii[JtaTo; ^TctYvotT)[jt£v, totiTe uuvetvat, ocav Sti Tau- 

inus, quam aniniis noslris notionem concipiaiuus, tt); Tf); tfojv^; tov Toij TcavT?); Ktjptov b/ Tai; suxai; 

aut qiiid por lioc nonicn cogilaiilcs aplc crcdamus Tcpo(jxa/,(o[xeOa , Tcoiav Tai; (J-u/ai; f][x(ov dvaXa[j.- 

ipsum appellarc, Id ubi compcrluin habueiimus, 6d7oix;v Ivvotav , i^ Tt oti tou ivi.u.aTo; toutou xa- 



253 DE PF.RFIXTA CIIRISTIAM FOnMA. 954 

TavooiJv"^, £uJ£f)ws aj-:'jv entxaXsciOat 7:ii7E'Jo;ji£v. A i|>so luimint: ut iiiagistro cl (liice ad bcue bcate- 

'ETCiSiv 5i toOto voT]i(iJiJi£v, t;ox£ ot' (iy.o),oJOou, -/.al (nif vivciKluiii utoiilcs, (iu:i; iiciliis vil:t' stiulia se- 

oiou^ r.potST^KZi f,[ji5.; oti Tfij ■:r£p'i xiv piov aTOuof,; (iiiciida siiil, fatile cogiioscciuus. Ad lia'C aiitcm 

£T:to£ixOfivat , aa^to? [jtaOT)jijji£Oa , 6ioacrxo(X(i) xat diio (jiKC iiivestiganius pcrcipiciida lutissiiiiuin atli- 

tSriyi!) r.pb^ xiv piov Ttjj *v(5[jtaxt XP''''!^'''^'- ^'">:'J'J'' tuiii liabcliiuiiis, si nobis D. l'aiiliiiii itincns diicciii 

xiv aytov llaGXov r.phi xi 6iJo xaCxa xaOT,-;'£[jiova proposiicriiniis. Ilic cuiiii nia\iiiie oiimiiini exiiui- 

■7:oto'j{jt£vot, ad-^aX^-JxaxTjV £^o(jt£v ooTiY(av itft; xt^v sjie, ct (|iii Clirisliis sit iiovit , ct (lualciii csse 

xiliv jTixou;.tivuv satffivstav. Ouxo? yap [jtaXtaxa oportcat, (|iii iib co noiucn acccpit, ex iis qu;c 

7:ivx(i)v ax,ot6(Ii.;, xa\ x[ ESTtv 6 Xptsxb^ xaxeviJT]j£, gessit ipse, declaravil : uaiii adeo accurate illum 

xa\ oTov Eivat yp'i\ xJiv ETtovoijtaCdiJt^vov auxto, 6t' u)v iiiiil;itiis cst, ut iii sc Duiiiiiiiiiii ipsiiin cxprcssum 

euotVjS^v, C^rjfjiaxo • ou (i); svapYuij a'Jxiv iJf-ii-T;- oslcnderil, (iiiippc (|iii diliyciilissiiiia iniitalioiie 

ai.ii.zvo;, ('oj jv Jauxtl) 8£t;at xiv tauxou A£aT:(5xT]v foriuam aiiiiiii siii ita Iraiisliilit iii ipsiiiu cxcm- 

[i£(xop9(o;x£vov, 5ti tffi (ixpt6£(jxaxTi? [jtt(xfi(j£(o;, plar, iit iioii aiiipliiis, qiii Idiiiiclialiir, raulus, scd 

[jt£xa6Xr|0ivxo; xou xfic ^uyfi? auxou etSouj Ttph; x6 Cliristiis essc vidcrcliir, iiiicinailiiioiliini ipseiucl 

■Jtptoxixu-ov, lo^ |ir,xixt Ila'jXov sivat 8ox£tv :6v C(i>"'xa dicit, (pii propria boiia piikliic si'iilirli;it : « Qno- 

x£ xal 90£YY(iiji£vov, <iXX' a'Jxf)V xiv .\ptax'jv£v a'JX(j') " niani cvperiuicnliini, » iiuiuit ', < (pncritis cjns qiii 

fiiv xaOoj; tfratv 6 xaX6? xoiv ioiojv (XYaOiov £-at- jn nic loiiuitur Cliristus. > Et, i Vivo cgo jam 

cOd^asvoc, oxi f Et SoxififjV ?tix£Tx£ xoG £v e[jtol /.a- non cgo, vivit autcm in nic Cbristus '. t 
Xou'/xo; Xpisxou. I Ka\, oxt i Zto S^ iyu) o'Jx ext, ^ji 
6i £V £[j:o't Xptaxdj. > 

Ouxo; 0'jv xou xaxi Xptixbv Svo;j.ii^ovxo; eY'''''^'- Hic igiUir noliis ct quam viin nomcn Imc Cliri- 

(i£v fj[jttv x5 aTi[Jtat'j(5;ji£vov , eit^ojv , oxt Xpia^x^Ji; slus liabcat patrfccit , ciim diccrct Cliristiim esse 

£3X1 0£O'j 6'Jva;.tt? xa\ 0£O'j aocpta, dXXa xa't Eipfjvriv Dci virtulcm ct Dei sapieiiti;im, ('uiiiiine ct paccni 

ouxJiv £xaX£3£, xa"t 'yio; i;:pd7txov, Ev ('o otX£t 6 O^^jc, ■ ipsiim nnminarcl ct liiccm inactcssiliilcni, iii qua 

AYtaa[jidv x£ xa\ dixoXuxptoati/, ap'/^izpix x£ [Jtivav, liuiis iiili:iliit;it, cxpiationcm, et rcili:iupti(incui, el 

xa't llotaxa, tXaaxf^ptov tj/uytov, <iTia'JYaa[xa od^r,.;, sacerdolcm magniiin, cl Pasclia, cl propili;itiouem 

Xapaxxf,pa uT:oax<j;a£Oj(;, y.al ■::otr|XTiv akovojv, pp(Vj;ia animaruin, splcnilorem glori;c ct lignram sulistanti;c, 

7r;£u[j:axtxiv xa\ T:d,uta , xal uixpav, xa\ uStop, 0£- ct cffcctoreni s;c(uloriiin, cibiim ac potiim spiritna- 

(jtiXtov 7:tax£0j;, xa^ •(fiy/.T.; /.:-faXf,v, xal 0£O'j xo'j lcni, pclrani ct aiinain, fiindamciiliiin fulei, claiigiili 

(xopixou £ixdva, xa\ (isYav &ih'/, xEcpaXfiv x£ xou _ c;iput, ct Dci invisibilis iniagincm, cl iiiagniini Deiim, 

xfj; 'ExxXriata; aio.aaxo;, xa'i xf|; xatvf,; xxta£(o; capiilcorporisEcclesi5C,et novce crealur;cpriiiiogeni- 

•ixpioxdxoxov, xa't aixapxfiv xtov x£xot[j.ri(jt£V(ov, 7:poj- liiin, ct priniiliaseornm quidormiernnt, etpriinogtv 

"cdxozov £x v£xp(ov, xa't 7:pojxdxoxov £v T:oXXot; aocX- nitum cx mortnis, ct priniogcnilnm iii mnllis Iratri- 

(foiq, xa't [jt£aixr,v 0£o'j xa\ dv0pio7:(ov, xa\ "i'tov bus, ct lucilialorcm Dei et lioniiiniMi, ct Filiuiii unige- 

|jtovoY£v^ Sd^ri xa'i '::<xfi £ax£9av(op.i'/ov, xjtt K'Jptov nilnin gloria ct lionorc coronatum, ct Doiuinuin 

xf|; Sd^T];, xa\ ipxfiv xdiv dvx(ov (ouxt); etTidjv 7:£p\ glori;c, cl rcniiii principiuni, cl regeiii jusliti;c, ad 



ouxou • "0; eaxtv dp/f] ) , paaiXia xe otxatoaJvT]; 
7:phi; xouxot;, faatXia E;pf,vr,;, xa\ paatXia xtov 
d.!:avx(ov, d7:£p!Ypa7:xov ex"^''* ''•'i? ^aatXEia; xft 
xpixo;. Ka\ oXXa xoiauxa TXoXXi, (I)v oux Saxi xb 
TxXiiOo; faofo); E^aptOiAf^aaaOai • otTxep 7:avxa auv- 
xeOlvxa 7ip?); dXXTiXa, xf,; ixioxou xwv £7:()jvJ[jtoJv 
fiiavota; , x6 Txap' lauxf,; £i; IvSetctv xou aTi[j.atvo- 
[i.ii/ou (luveia^epouaTi;, E(jttpaatv xtva xfj; aTi[Jtaata; 



li;ec ct rcgcm pacis, ct rcgcin ouiniiiiu, inipcruim 
rcgni nullis tcrminis circiiinscriplnin nliliuculeui. 
llis et aliis id geiius nominilius cuin appclUivil, 
(pia; tam niulla sunt ut prse iiinllitudinc liaiid fa- 
cile numcro coinprclicndi possiiit. Qr.;v qiiidcui 
oiiinia si iiiler sc coinponaiiliir, ct siiigiiloinm col- 
ligantur sigiii(icatioiics , inirabilcin iiobis liiiitis 
iiominis Chrisii vim apcrienl, cl majcstalis illius 



xou xaxi Xptaxbv dvd(jtaxo; fi;jitv e[i7:otEt, oaov D quse vcrbis cxplicari ncquit, lantnm ostciideiit, 

Xtopou;j.£v xfi ^^uxT] xaxa'/ofiaat , xoaouxov xi xi]; (|uaiilum aniniis ct cogilationo capere valiierinius. 

dtppioxou [j:£YaX£tdxr,xo; f|;j.tv Evo£txvup.£va. 'E7:£t6f] ■\'criiin, quoniani oiuni digniiali, ct polcnlia', cl 

ToJvuv 7:ior,; d|;ac x£ xa\ e^ouata? xa\ duvaoxeta; principalui rcgia pr;iecellit aiuplitiido, Cbristi au- 

uripxsttat T?) xfi; ^aotXEta; d|tio(jta, xii 6k xou Xpt- lem nomine regiuin significatiir iinpcriuin {nani iil 

cxo'j TxpoaTiYopfa xupto); xa\ 7:p(ox(o; xb poaiXtxbv ex bistoriarum libris didieinuis, priiis iiiigiinlnr, 

5taa-q,aatvExai y.pixo; ( 7:por,Y£txo y^p, xaOio; ev (]ui fiilnri sunt rcgcs), rcgno autcin oniiiis rcli- 

xat; laxoptat; Etj.iOop.cv, xf,; paatXEta; f] xp-atc), quorun; iiouruium vis conlinclur; co fit iit qui co 

XT] o^ ^aatXEta 7:aoa f, xtov Xot7:6Jv £[jt7:Ep;ix£xat 6'j- qu;e coiiipri'lieiidiiiilur cognoscil, simul ctiain illa 

va(H'.; , TouTou x^P''^ '' '^^ ^^P''X^!J'-^« "''■^'^vf^^O^o'? > complccleiiicm intciligat polestalcm. IIoc aiitcin 

j!a\ Tf]v 7csp!£xxixf]v x(ov xaxi [xipo; auYxax£vdr,as vc^niini cst, qiiod (luidcm rcgnnm Clirisli appcl- 

6'jvap.tv. AuxT] 6i eaxtv f, paatXeta, tJ; evoetxxf/.ov bilioiie indicatur. Quan.obrem cnni oninium niaxi- 

fi-joiJta f] xo'J Xptoxou -xXf.ai; toxtv. O'jxouv ezltof] iiiuin cl ilivinissiuuim, ct prinium nomen Doniiiil 



II Cor. xiii, 5. ' Calat. ii,50. 



'arjS 



S. CREGOIUi .NYSSENI 



2jG 



noslri iKinilas iiobis iniponivorii, iii (Uirisii rogiio- A xoO ]jisy!t-:o'j t: x2>. Oc.oTdto^j y.a'i 7:pi'irou xoiv dvo- 

iiiiiie dfi-oiali appcllfiniir Clirisliaiii, iiocessft esl ijiiTUJV y-Y"^^' -a.oi toO ayaOoO Aca-OTOJ t;;j.:v xoi- 

i'.l oiiiiiia nciiiiina, qiKc vocein Ikhic iiilcrprclanttir, vojvfa, wtte toIi; Tii ETTdjvujiti toO XpfjToO ti;j.ti- 

ii; nobis lUiin coiispiciaiitur cxpressa, ne lalso OivTa; Xpttj-iizvou? iivoij.aC2jOat • avayxalov av eit;, 

■vocali Clirislinni viilcaiiiiir, sccl e.v vila tcsliiiio- ■TTavTa Ti Jp^ji-qvcUTixa Trij TotauTr,? (fwvr,.; ivS.utaTa 

niiim lialicanuis. Nc(|iio oniin cx appcllalione rcs xa^t ev :fi[j.!v xaOopajOat, tuc \j.t\ J/£uotovu|j.ov Etj)' 

liiinl, scil eariini siilijccta natiira, qua'ciiiii|iu! lan- ^fjijtv elvat ttjv x).r|Jtv, a).X' ex tou fiou ttjv [japTU- 



tl'>m illa sil, apii iioiniiiis si-^Miiripaliniic (leil.iiatiir. 
Kvenipli gratia, si aiiiori, aiit p/lne lioiiiinis vo- 
cabiiliiin tribiiaiiiiis, ideoiic plaiita, aul lapis crit 
lioiiio? Miiiime vcro ; scd oportet ul lioino sit 
prius, dciiide coiigriia ipsiiis naliirai appcllatione 



plav lysvj. OCi yap ex to'j xaXsiffOat Tt zb slvat yivs- 
Tat • a),X' •?! uTioxctijtivT) cf U7tg, ota 5' 5v ouaa tu-/ti , 
c'.U TT],- rpoi^uouj Tou oviixaTO.; sr.fjtaita; yjMpi- 
CsTat. 0'(iv Tt XiYO)- Ei oivSpi.) ti; y^ Tr^Tpa Tipos- 
r;Y0piav dvOptorou yapiaaiTO, apa avOpwTro; ^jTai 



nomiiietiir : ac ne lllls (|!iiileiii, ipKc siiiiiniinliiicni Sti ttjv x),r,jiv, i^ t^ tfUTiv, 1^ 6 ).tOo;; Oux EjTt 

ali((uaiii lialient iiilcr sc, idcni iioincii pr(>prie TauTa • d).).d -/pT] "pwTOV Etvai SvOpto-ov, etO" outoj: 

((iiivciiil, iit si qiiis slatiiani lioiiiiiicin dic::l, aiit dvo[j.aaOTivat tt] T:po3i]vopia ttj; 9'J3=to;. Ouos 'jdp 

iiqiiiiiii, lllius iinagineiu, scd ul alii|iiiil propric ct '^ £T:'t tiIiv (5;jtottondTtov al xXTiast; e/oucjt '.h X'Jpiov, 

vere niMiciipcIur , j;criiiaiiani oniuiiio appcllatio- t'>4 et Tt; ovOptoTOV ).£i^i t6v dvSptdvTa , f^ i^-TTOv 

ncin naliira dciiKinslrabit. Si i|iiiil anli^iii ais iii xo [j.t[jtT][jta • d).X' ei [j.e/.Xot Tt xupto); xa^l d'|eu5(T); 

anrc, ant niarniorc, aiil alio cjiisiiiodi sulijccto ovo,adje(j0at, dXr/jTJ Sei^Jt iTdvTio; Trjv iiposriYoptav 

iiiiitabiliir, id ipsiiis inaleria' iioiiicii obliiichit. f] cfjjt.;. 'H 6k dvaoz^aijdvT] tt]v [jLi[jr,Ttv uXr,, oTTjp. 

«V oOdaTu/T), TOUTO xat ovofjidJiTai, /aXx!/;, f; Xi0<5;, fj Tt toloOtov £T£,oov, w eTiiSaXsv f] Ti/vT] t!) £t5o{ 
TTpi; ToooxoOv crxT,;jtaTt3a3a. 

. Quapropler qui se nominanl Cbristianos, id piins Ouxouv tou; a-h tou XpicrTou iauTou; Svofjtd^ov- 

oporlet ut siiit, qiiod exigit ipsiini nomen, dciiide Tac, TcptijTOV -^-eviaOat /pT] oTTsp t6 8vo;ja ,8ouXeTat, 

cam sibi appcll.ilionem accoinniodciil. Ac qdcniad- elO" outijo; iauTOt; eoap^jicrai tt)v •/.Xrjatv. Kal (idTrep 

niodimi si qiiis verum liominem ab lioniine sciil- et Tt; otaxpivot i-.h toO 3vto; dvOpto-ou Tiiv 6n(i)vu- 

pto vclit scjungere, cx ulriiisqiie proprictalibiis id ;j.o); £7:1 tti? eixivo; Xeyi^Aevov, ^x Tdiv iSttojxdTuv 

faciet, alteruin assercns aniinal ralionale atqiie n TtotrcieTat Tr]v otdxptitv {■zh \i.Im yap fdiov Xo^cix^jv 

judicio pra'ditiim, altcriiin vero mateiiam inaiii- Siavor,Tf/.>,v Svofjtdaei , Ti Sk £Tepov 'jXtiv a.^/u/ov Sii 

niatani, qu;e iiiiilatioiic 1'oriiiaiii indiierit : sic ctiain [;.t[jif|a£tj); uTCXOoOaav ih etoo;)^ outco xal Tiv .Xpi- 

vere Clirislianuiii lioniincin ab co qni Cliristiani CTtav^iv, tc5v Te d).T)Oc); (5vTa xal Tiv SoxoOvTa, Sti 

lantuiu specieni liabct, ex prnpria iitriusqiic fornia tojv £7Tt9atvo;j£v(ov Tot; /apaxTf,pitv toito;jdTojv 

d.slingiiciiuis. Yeri Cliristiani forniam exprliiiiint iTTtyvtoTojjteOa. Xapa-XTTipe; 51 toO Sv-to; XptiTtavou 

illa oinnia, (]ii:e de Clirislo commcmoravinius. Ex irdvTa xdx£tvdkaTtv,03aTr£p\ Tiv XptciTOvevof[aa(x.ev. 

qnibiis ea, qn.c caperc possiiinus, iiiiiLainur : qiue 'flv oaa [j.iV xoJpoO[j.ev, [jtt(io'jjje0a • ocra Si ou /topeJ 

vcro III naturam nostram ad imitanduin non ca- f] tpuat; ■Kph^ ;j,i;jLT)Citv, cie6ii[ji£0d ts xa't TTpoJxuvou- 

diinl, ea vencraiiiiir ct colinuis. Qiiamoiircm, ut jjtev. Ouxouv TTdvTa Ta ip,aT)V£UTixi t^; toO XptciToO 

aliquis sit peiTettiis lioiiio Dei, iil iiiqiiit Aposto- ar,[j.a:jia; Sv(5[J.aTa iTTiXdpiTTctv xcA 'K' XpijTtavto 

Iiis ', iuillo niodo pcr malitiaiii perreclioneiii ini- pito, Ta [Jikv Std [jit[Jircj£to;, Td 6'e Std TTpouxuvficjsio;, 

miniieiis, opurlel, ut oinnia nomiiia, qna; Clirisli et [jteXXot dpTto? elvat 6 tou 0£ou dvOpuTTo;, xaOco; 

significationem evplicant, in ejus vita partiin inii- (fr,ciiv 6 'AttojtoXo;, (j.T)Sa(j.ou otd tt); xaxia; dxpto- 

talione, partiiii vcneralione colliiccaiil. Qiieniad- Tr,ptdCo)v Tf)v dpTtc)TT)Ta. "SJTTrep fdp ol Td; (iuOixis 

modiiin ciiiin (jiii commciititia fabiilarum iiionstr:i I> TspaT£ia; i^ 6'.d tijjv Xii-j-o^v i) 6td Tt); ypacftxr]; TrXij- 

vcl oralioiic vel pictiira confingiint, bucepbalos ciovtc? T£/vt);, ^SouxecfdXou? Ttvi,-. f^ inTOxevTau- 

quosdani, aiit bippoccntauros, aiit anguipedes, aiit pouc, i^ SpaxovTiiTroSa;, f) dXXo Tt toioutov e? ^TEpo- 

quidpiam aliud ex diversis generibiis componenles, yeviov iuvTtOe'JT£;, o'j Trpb;Tb t?,? tfjseto; dp/£TUT:ov 

non ad cxein|ilar ii;itiir:e dirigunt iniitationcm, Tf)v [ji[jT)crtv d-couatv, dXXi Sti t?,; 7:apaX.5You Tau- 

scd pervcrsa illa invcntione naturam pr:elereiiiitcs, tt;; £7:tvoia; Tf)v cfujtv i[j.9aivo'jT£;, dXXo Tt .TtXdiT- 

iion bomincin, sed aliud qiiiddani clliiigiint ; quippc couat, xal oux dvOptjJTrov, (J/Ti(jtaTiCovT£? .T^p'); -zh 

(|iii cx eo qiiod videtur, iil fonuant quod non est, Soxouv Tiii dvJTTapxTOV xal oux av Tt? i5ivOp(07:ov 

ciijiis licel aliqiia pars ciiipiam liuuiani corporis EtVji ih T.z-K>.a.np.iwj Sti tt)? dXXoxSrou Taurr,? 

paiti sinulis vidcalur, nctno tameii id (jiiod ab- auvOijzto;, xav [j.ip£i Tt'j\ toO dvOpto7:ivou ato[j.aTo? 

siirda illa compositione conflaluin est, liominem ■rrpocjeotxo; tu/T) t6 [J.^po; toO TXdcj;jaTo; • o-jTto^ 

ilical : codem paclo liaud fccle perfeclus Cbristia- ouo' av XpiiTtavi? dxptSto; 6vo[j.acjO£fT) 6 Tf]v xs- 

i'.is appidlabitur, qiii vel a ratioiie abliorrens cfaXf,v dXoyov 5/ti)v, ToureaTtv, 6 Tf)v toO 7:avT%; xs- 

r.ipul oblincat, id csl ipsum univcrsi corjioris ea- tfaXf)v, fjTt; 6 \.6'(oq law, Jv TJi 7:icjT£t [xf] S/iov, 

p'it, qiiod Vcrbuin Cbt, fidc iion liabcal, qiiamvis xdv ev TOt; dXXot; dprto; f), il 6 ttj xecfaXf) tt); t:!- 



' II Tiniolii. III, 17. 



«57 I)E PF.RFECTA CIIRISTIAM FOnMA. 2".8 

OTidJi i>-r\ x3f:a/,)r|/,ov ev5eixvJ[ji£Vos xii? TioXiTcia,; ih ^ ciKlcris paitibiis absdliitiis sil, vcl co cnpitc pricdi- 

oajjia , r) SpaxivTiuv OujJioc,; (iu[ji.9uo[isvo; , xal xaO' tiis rclii|ii;\s corporis p:irtcb :uil capiti aut iiitcr sc 

6[.ioi6iT]Ta Tojv Jpir^Tojv toOxiov £x0r|p;o'j[ji£vo?, f, xJi ininiiiie coiivciliciitrs possidcal, luic cst vivciidi 

OTiXu(jiav£{ tcov iitTrtov T(T) dvOpw-tvw xs^fo"'-'^^,?' "'-'[Ji- rationcm a lide aliciiam inslitiial, ciini ct draco- 

6iXXa)v, xa\ 5t^uT[; tic emioxevTajpo; tx Xo-j-ixoO iz iiuin fiiriis inibntiis iia cxcaiidcscal, alijiic iiislar 

xa'i aXiyou fivo^aevo;. ToioJTOuj ok TioXXoli; Ijtiv ioEiv lionini scrpcnliuin luimi rcpat, ct C(|uiiiain rabiciii 

ev (Jiii/ou xeipaXr;, TOUTEiTLV £V TWTr,; EJow/oXaTpciai; ap|ioiiciis buinaiiic roriiuc rcniiiiariiin anioribiis iii- 

6iiY[ji.aTi, Tiv £Ci3xr|[jiova xaTopOoOvTa; piov (o'ov Tiv sanial, cl cx diiplici natiira, luiniaiKi vidcliccl ct 

MiviuTaupov Ypa^oujiv ), oi ev XpnTiavio TipootoTOo roriiia, vcluti lii|ipocciilaurus coalcscat. Ejusniodi 

0r,p£io5il)i; u9ap[jiiCovT£; T(T) piw t6 ato[i.a, oi'ou? Tou? aiili'iii hoiuinuni ncncra passini licct inlncri, fiiii 

xevTaupou; ■t\ tou; opaxovTOTOoa; TiXa-TOustv. 'U; vd in vilnii capitc, iii id"l(dalri;c viilidiccl disci- 

Sv TOtvuv, xa0Jt7:£p i7:\ -^diy.azo; avOptoTOU, 6 plina, dccorc vitaiii olliciis cxciiltani aguiil {i|ualcm 

XpidTtavij; Yv'^P''i<''''0> i:avT(ov TipojTixEt Ttxiv xaTi sinuilant cssc niiiiolauruiii), vcl Clirisliana; pcrsona; 

Ttv Xpiaxbv voou(ji£vt>)v dyaOtov t%v ■niOT&v evir.jjiai- bcllii« corpus, id csl nayiliosuin vivem'.i geiiiis 

veoOoi Tip pdp Touc ^^^^''■'^'ipst;. Tb yiip ev tivi [Jiiv adjiciiint, qualcs liippoccnlanros, aiil angiiipcdcs 

elvat TotouTov o;ov t6 iivo[jta pouXsTat, tv ETipoi; 6£ B ruigunt. Coiiscnlaucuin igitiir cst ul, (luciiiadnio- 

irp!>; TJt ivavT{a (>i-£iv, ouoiv cTep^iv eiTtv, r) ei; dum in coriiorc biiiiiaiio singiihc ii:utcs couvc- 

7:oX£(jt!ou Ta|tv auTOv -pb; JauT^v StaTiijivEiOat, 6i' iiiuiit, sic tota Cbristiani vita oiunibus, quae in 

dpiT^S xal xaxto? iv iau-ij) OTaaiiJovxa, SaTiovSov Christo ex fide considerarilur, bonis iiisigiiiatur. 

outSv ouTtp xa\ i5U[jt6aTov t(T) pitp ytvSijievov. e Tt; Nain si una qiiidcm cx parlc talis sis qualcm Cliri- 

Yip xotvtovia tfi(i)T\ TCpi; ixoto;; » i^r^aXv 6 'A-o- stiaiium rcquirit iiomcii, cx allera vcro iii contra- 

cjToXo;. liuui dccriiies, niliil aliud f;icias, quam si boslis 

tui viccin obiincns in tcipsum dividaiis, quod cain scditionem in lc pcr virtutcm ct viiiuui concitcs, iit 

nuUa ratione libi ipse in viia platari conciliarique possis. « Etcnim quK socielas luci ad tenebras?i 
ut inqiiit Apostolus *. 

"E-ot ouv a;jtixTo; tio ^ojtI xa\ ii[j,£cjcT£UTo; caTtv Ciiiu igitur liici adco coutrari;c sint tencbrx ut 

f) IvavTttoit,; • 6 (i[AcfOTiptov £/(5ia£vo;, xal [at] OdTe- nullo niodo coiuuiisccri iiulloque niedio conjungi 

pov ouTtliv (;.£Ot£'i.;,Tri twv dvTc^TotyouvTcov dXXTjXoc; possiiit : qiii in utrisiiuG vcrsatur, ncc allerutram 

£vavTtiTT)Tt xal outS; xot' dviyxriV ouvoiaci/i^eTat, ncgligit parlem , illis inter se contrariis pugnanli- 

cftTi; xoTa Ta^JTOv xa't axc>To; £V tio ctu[j.p.cxTto ,3ccp bus, ipse qiioquc ncccssario scinditur, siquidcm 

Ytv^^ievo; • TTj; [jilv TTciTeto; t6v ^ojtcsjxov £vi£ccjr,;, eodcni lcniporc iii ca pcrmislus conriisiune cl lux 

xoO Sk cxoT£tvoO piou ttjv ex toO Xoyou Xa(ji-r,0(jva et tenelMa; cllicilur, ciini ct fidcs luccni immillat , 

xoToiJiEXatvovTo;. 'Eu£'i ouv S[JitxTo; eaTi xa'i dau;j.- et viUB inalitia rationis splendori tcnebras ollun- 

6oT0? Ttfi (ftoTt Tzphi; "zh ax(5To; ■?( xocvtovca, 6 £xa- dat. Quoiiiam igitur nulla inter liicem et tcnebras 

Tipoj Ttov evovTctov 7i£pc£xo(J.£vo;, auTb; JauTcTi tco- ainicilia , nuila polcst cssc coujuiictio , qiii ulriim- 

X4[jiio; Y''^-'^!! , ocxfi p.eptaO£\; Tipo; dpeTfjV xal qne conlrariiiin suscipit , ipsc sibi lioslis cvadit , 

xaxtav, xa\iauTti) zpS; dvTiTTaXov Ti^cvdvTtxaOtaTa- eiim ad virtutcm et vitium ul duas in partes divi- 

4J.evo;. "fiaiiep Si oux ejTiv ev 6'Jo 7:oXe(j,ioi; d(j.cfOTi- sus incliiict, el more hostili tanquam instructa 

pou; vcxTiTi; xjit' dXXfXtov Ys^^^ofi^^M^ T^^P '^^" ^'■'^' acie sc ipsiiiii oppiignct. Ae (|ueinadinodiim illi , 

vtxri OcivoTov toO dvTtX£C[J.£vou 7:dvT(o; Epyd^eTai), qiii capitali odio dis.-,idcntcs dimicaiil , ulriqiic vi- 



ouTto xa'i 'fnX Ta'J:r,; Tr,; e(j.cfuXiou [J.dxr,;, Tri; oii 
Tou ou[ji(JiixTou piou auviaTa[jiivT];, oO tto); Ioti vtxri- 
001 TT]v xpeiTTOvo ■rcapaToltv , (jct) TtavtoXeOpia tt,; 
aXXr]; oiacfOapEiori;. ndi; y-^P ^ '^^? eOiESEia; oTpa- 



clorcs csse nequeunl ; uiiius cuim victoria altcri 
victo prorsus interiluin aUci t : sic in douicstico 
intestinoqiie dissidio, qiiod cx vit;i; pcrniistione 
nasciliir, pars mclior siiie allerius inlcrnccione 



t'j; xpeiTTOjv Tf); xoxia; '{vir,':z-a.i. , Tr,; r:ovr,pa; D victiix esse non potist. Qui eniiii lict iit pirlalis 

cfaXaYY''J'; '^^'^ evavTiojv dvTcfjacvo^Jir,; ; dXX' ei (^tiX- cxcrcitus siipcrior sit, vitiorum iiuillinidiuc vchili 

Xot vtxav x!) xpetTTOv, cpoveuOrioeTat ■KdvTto; Ti dv- pli;ilange Iioslium contra piignantc, nisi ba;c mi 

Tix£i(ji£vov. Ka't ouTto; i\ dpETT] xaTa Tr,; xaxia; dcbilior a pricstantiore pcnitiis dclcalur ? Tunc aii- 

'i^zi xa vtxT]Tf,pta, oTav irav zh 7:oXe[jitov auTri oci iciii virlus dc nuilitia victa triuiiipli;ibit, cnin ratio- 

Tf,; T(T)V X.OYca;ji(ov ou(j.[xaxia; piETaxtopf,ar) 7:po; t!) nis aiixiliis supcrati oiuiics lilii ccdciit advcrs;irii ; 

dvuTTapxTov. Ka^L tSte 7:XTipoOTai t6 ex T:poa(oT:ou luiic iniplcbitur id quod cx pcrsona bci in proplic- 

Tou Beou oti TT); TtpoyriTeta; Xeyo[j.£vov, otc « 'Eyco lia diclum cst , « Ego occidam et vivere faciam ". i 

d7:oxT£v(T) , xa\ Jtjv 7:otf,a(o. i Ou Ydp Estcv dXXoj; Nullo ciiini paclo id qiiod in nobis esl bonuin po- 

■zh £v £[j.ol dYoOiv ?f|"^'-' V-ri '^w OavdTco 7:oXe(iiou lest vivcre , nisi cx advcrsarii inorle vita illi com- 

?(o07:oiou;j.evov. "E(o; 6' dv Ttov 6uo 7:£pc£x''''p.£0a, parctiir. Quaiidiii aiilcni diiobus iiib;i;rcinus, aller- 

EAaTepa x-'P^ '^'^'^ Evavricov dTTTiip.E^/ot , d6'JvaTov ulra iiiaiiu conlraiia coiiiplcclcntcs , ficri nciiuil 

xa:a Ta'JT?jv Ttov d[j.-foT£ptov ^x^'''' ^V' 'ti-z-o^jzij.-/. ul ulriiiuquc coiiscqiKtmur. Qu;inlum enim cx una 



Ml Cor. VI. 14. "Dcul. xxxii, oO. 



2S9 



S. CREGOUII NYSSENl 



2C0 



i:\iie malitKB capiimis, taiilnm ox allcra virliilis A Toij yap TOp'.5pa^a,asvo'j tr,? xaxjixi; , fj ipsTi^ x^? 



1 

iiiniitiimis. Sed, iit eo unile cligress;i cst , rever- 

laiiir oraiio, una est ad piiram divinamqiic vilaiii , 

virtuleiii aiiiaiitibus via.ul cognoseant qiiid Cliristi 

voeabulum siguilieel, cique vivcndi latioiiem cx vi 

sauctorum nominum virtute expoliiaiii et (0110111- 

iiam accommodent. QuKcunque ii;itur verba c\ 

sancta Pauli doclrina Cliristi signiDcationcm cxpli- 

eaiitia oralionis inilio reccnsuimus , ea si nobis ila 

proiionanius , ut paitim, queniadmodum dixiiims, 

iiuiteimir, parlim colamus , lutissimum nobis ad 

boiie beatequc vivendum aditum muniemus. A pri- 

mis igitur, cum servantcs ordinem , qiiem scries co- 

riini. qux jain eiiunicravimus, suggerit, incipiaiiiiis: 

Clirisliis Dci viiliis ct sapicntia ". E\ liis discimus 



5,a6f,^ E|(o/iaOT)3Ev. OJxoOv ■na).'.v t&v s| ipxhi 
iiva).a6a)|jiev aoyov, o-i [ita r.pbi xr^v xaOapdv te xa\ 
0£(avfajT]v ia-t m^ ^i/apitot? oSbc, Yvdivai ti ot)- 
[xoivEt ToO XpKJToiJ T?) Bvo|J:a , 4) XP'1 y-a^ tiv ^ij.i- 
Tspov a\j[X[jiop-.f(jjOTivai Stov, St3t Tfp tojv Xontdv 6vo- 
[j.aT(.ov k[X'fi.<szu)i ii^ apETjjv (5uO[jliJ(5[jisvov. "Oua 
Totvjv ev TOt; ■jipooi[i£oi.; toO \6-(o\i ^r;[JtaT<i te xa\ 
dv(3[jtaTa "Trapi Tfj? 4yta? ToiJ IlauXou tfuivfig Jp[iT]- 
vE'jTtxa Tf,.; ToO XptJTOu aT][jiaatai; (juv£).£|a,a£Oa , 
TaJTa TirpoO^VTs; ei; ttjv Ttpox£t[ji^vr)v ■fni.Xv otou- 
Sr;v, (iti9a),£iTdtTr,v fiSriYEav et? Tiv ^tov Tbv xaT' <ip£- 
tt;v TtotT)(:i5pLE0a, Ti [Jt^v [it[xou[jtsvot, xaOtb; Jv Tot? 
(fOisaatv £tpT]Tat, tJi ok ■jrpojxuvoOvTe? xa\ a£6aC(5- 
[jt£vot. r^viciOio 8k f)[).iVTa|is twv cipT;[).£voJv ■() <iTr- 
ea qua; divinitati convcniunt, ex quibus Clirisli no- " ap(0[j.r|at?. Ouxouv dmb TiJJv TrptoTiov <ip|(JiJLEOa' Xpi- 



men nobis vencrandum clTiciiur. Etenim quia res 
omnes, quic vel sensu percipiuntiir, vel seiisus su- 
perant Cdguilionem , per ipsura effect;e sunt, cl in 
ipso consislunt, nccessario aii definicndam numiiiis 
illius, qui cuncta procrcavit, significationeni, sa- 
pientia el virtus conjunguntur. Nam ex diiabus bis 
voeibus ila eopulatis id iiitelligimus ; neque enim 
csscnt liiec iiiagna et qua; nulla ratioiie cxplicari 
possunl creatuiarum miracula , nisi ct sapicntia 
eoriim procrealioncra excogitasset , et virtus , qu;e 
pcr sapientiara cxcogitata fucrant , confecissct ; 
pcr virtutcm enim ipsius sapicnliie cogitationes 
opcra suiit. 



CTi;, (fT^Tl.OEO^j S'Jva[iit; xa\ ©eou aotfta. Ati toutio'^ 
-rrptoTov [JLEV Ti? OEOTrpEitEt; Jvvoia; 6ti Tr,? ToiJ 
XptcTO^j ■jTpojT^Yopta.; ptavOdvoiJiEv , 5t' iv (jESd-j^Jttov 
f,[j.tv Tb 6vo[j.a YtvETat. 'E^TTEtSr) ifdp Taua •?) XTtcrti;, 
oar) T£ TT) aiaOf,(j£t YtvtiaxsTat, xal ■() tt)? oiaOT)Tixf,{ 
iJ7TEpx£i[jtivr) xaxavofjaEto;, ot' auTou y^Y^^ve, xaV Jv 
auT(o auv£3Tr,x£v, dvaYxaitoi; T.pbi; 'zbv 6pta[i.iv tt)? 
Tou XptaTO^j Ttapouata? tou Td 7:dvTa Trotf)aavTo;, f| 

OOtfiaTJ) OUvd[lEt au|J.7l).ixETat. T0'JT0 VOOUVTtOV f)[JttOV 

5t4 xf)s Tojv 6'Jo TO'JTDJv (ftovtjjv ou?UY£af , Tr,? 6uvi- 
[iEtli; T£ liyii) xa\ xr\q ao'f ta? , oti oux dv ^v Tii [ns- 
Yd).a TauTa xa\ ottf paoTa tt); XTioEtoj Oau[jtaTa , 
(JIT) ao'.fia; [jiev Tr^v ^-'■'EOtv auTdv eTrtvoouar)?, 6uva- 



[jtEto; Sk zfi ao'fia 7tapo[jiapTo^jar|? r.p^; tt)v toiv vorjOivTtov TE),£it)jatv, ot' ^; epya Td vof)[xaTa YivETat. 
Christi igilur significalio in hanc dupliceui viin , C MEptCEtat Toivuv xaTaX),f)),io? eI? StitX^v ejtyaatv 



sapiinliara sciUcct virtulcnique , dixiditur, ul , 
quaiido reruin iinivcrsitatis magnitudiucm aspici- 
mus, ex ea immcnsam Dei virtutcm cognoscamus. 
Quando autcin considcramus quouam luodo ea qua; 
nulla fuerant, gcnita sint, lam inulliformi iiatura 
iii rcbiis pcr divinum Spirituiii exsistenle , iiicre- 
diliilem ijisiiis qui illa cxcogitarit sapicntiaiii ado- 
remus et suspiciaraus , cujus cogitaia ipsa siint fa- 
cta : nequc vero ignava erit ba;c lides , qua Cbri- 
stura esse virtutein et sapientiam credimiis, sed ad 
Loni dijiidicalioncm nobis erit adjunienlo. Quod 
cnim qiiis siipplicans appcllat, id ad scipsuni obse- 
crando trahil et diicit; alque intcriorera liominem 
virtiite ;ta corroboral, ut .\postolus ad virtiitein 



xb TO'j XptaTou ar)[jiatv(5[jtevov, eij ttjv aotptav te xa\ 
TfjV 6-Jva;Jttv, tv' oTav [hev 7tp>ji; xb [ieyeOo? tt)5 tcov 
iJVTojv auaTdaEto;dTto6),ciJ-tij[jtEv, t})v i!t'.ppaaTov auTou 
Suvajjitv oid Tiov xaTa),a[i6avo[jtivtov vof)ato[i.£v. "OTav 
S^ XoYtCwiJiEOa OTi Td [if) 6vTa Ttapf^XOEV tlq fi^jEcsiv, 
TT); TtoXuEtoou; Iv to!; ouot tftjaeio; 5ti Osiou veu- 
[xaTo; cJattoOEioT)? , ti5t£ tt)v dxaTdXT)^:tTov ootf iav 
t'jv XptoT^v TttoTEUctv. "0 Y«P T'? JTttxaXetTat Ttpoa- 
£u/o[iEvo,;, xa\ rtpi); 8 pXsTtet io> Tf,? ({'Uyf,? otfOaX- 
[x(o, TOUTO Ttpi? koLuxbv 6ti Tf,c' euxf)? iTtto^jtaTat • 
xa\ ouTto ouvdixst ts xpaTatouTai 7tp4; Tiv Eati) 5v- 
OptoTiov, xaOto; (ft)atv 6 'A^:t(5aTo).o; , 6 ■Ttp^s tt]v 
6uva[xtv pXlTttiJv (XptOTbi; 6£ toTtv f) 5uva[xt;), xa\ 
oo'yOC y''*'''''""" ^'■aOtb^ f) napot[xia tfTjolv, 6 Tf)v oo- 



respicicns dicit : Cliristus autciii est bei virtus. tfiav ^-txaXou[x£vo;, fjTt? itdXtv vosiTat 6 KiJfto?. 

Et sapiens fit, iit in Provcrbiis patct, qiii sapien- 

liani iiivocat , qu:c omiiino Dominus cssc intclligi- 

liir ■". Qiiare ille , qui nomen liabet a Cliristo , qui 

virliis esl cl sapieniia, virtus etiam cum eo appel- 

bilur, cum ailvcrsiis peccatum streniie ac forliler 

pugnat : iliim vcro id qiiod melius cst cligit, iu 

seipso sapientiam osiendit. Qiia quidera sa|iiciiiia; 

virtulisque conjiinciione vita perfecta constituitur ; 

altcra enim , qiix recta lioncstaqiie siiiil , perspi- 

ciiiiiis : alicra , qiia; pcrspccta babcinus , exsequi- 

mur et confirmamus. Jani vero Cbristum csse pa- 



O'jxouv 6 1(1) XptoTto auvovo|xaC(5[XEvo;,6j soTt 6'Jva- 
|xij TS xa\ ootfia, xa\ tt) 6uvd[XEt ouvovo[xdC£Tat, 
6uva[xtoOE\4 xaTi tt;; d[xapT[a?, xa\ tt)v ootpiav tv 
JauTto 5£i'£i, TT) ^xXoYT) Tou pEXTiovoj. Sotfta? 6^ xa\ 
6uvd[iistij; sv fjixtv 6stxvu[i.ivtov, t^? [xkv t6 xaXiv 
aipouixEvr,;, Tf,; oh 5uvd[xsto; t5 vor,Oiv ps6aiouar|i;, 
xaTOpOo'JTat toO piou zb ■ziXno'^ 6t' dpitfotv au[xT:Xs- 
xi5iXEVov. OuTio xa\ Eipf]VT)V t6v XpioTbv vof)aavTS?, 
dXT)Of) TO'j XptaTO'j Tf,v x),f)otv etj»' ^auTtJJv iTtizlio- 
[lev, Jiv 6ta Tf)i; iv f)(xiv e!pf)vr]i; Ti<v Xptotbv t(]j 
pito Jitt5Ei5dj[xsOjt. 'ExeTvo; tt^v iyfipij.w liTiixTSive , 



1 Cor. 1, 2i. ' Prov. n, 2 sqq. 



201 DE rEIU'ECTA CllRlSIlANl 1 ORMA. 2C2 

xDcOiI),- <fT,siv 6 'ATi<5aTo)io?. Ouxouv [jLiiSi ■fKict? Jv A ccm cogitaiilcs, vcram Clirisliani appcllalioucm 
ia^jzali xauxr.v CtooTioiTiawjjisv.aXXi vcxpiv auxiiv iv ostcrKlciiius , si pcr cam paccm , qiiic iii iiobis csl, 
-CM fjiJiSTipto 5s[5(0[icv pit;). Mtjtots xr^v xaXti; £nl 



atuxr,p[a f,|itl)v irapi xou 0sou VExpwOeTiav, ^ifiets 
ii:' iXiOptp Ttov i{-ux(ov ■fj.utov, 6i' «prri; xal |iVP,!ii- 
xax[a; xaO' iauitov 4va(jxf,(it));jt£v, TOvr,piv ivajxa- 
oiv TTis xaXtoj liroOavouaT]!; xax£pYaia;j:Evot. 'A"aX' 
ei xbv Xptaxbv ^/o^jicv, 6? iixiv f; eipTivr,, xa\ ■fji^stj 
Iv iauTOtj XT]V E/Opav vsxf(OTOtf]<joj;jiev, IV OTisp 4v 
txsivti) T:t(jx£'Jo|Ji£v, TouTO xa\ iv xto f][jLEX£pio xaxop- 
O(o:tojji£v p[q). 'iiq Y^P exctvo; "6 [Asiixotxov xou 
^payiJtoO XOaoj, xou; 8uo Exxtaev i; ^auxto et; eva 
xatvbv SvOpuTOV , TOtiov etpfivr,v • ouxto xa't fi[J.ers 
et; xaTa).XaYi; iyiYw[jiev ou jjtdvov tcu? E^toOev fjjitv 
Tpoj[jtaxo;ji£vo'j?, i"AXi xa\ tou? iv f,p.tv aOxot; axa- 
stiJovTas, iva [jiTixixt f) aip; eixtOu^jti) xaxi xou 
i:veu,aaxo;, xb 5i 7rvcU|jta xa-i tt;? aapxi5;- iXX' 
uTOxaYevxoj tou aapxtoSou; cppovf][xaTo; xto Oe^to 
v6;jiii), eipr,veiJto,acv iv Jauxot^, ei^Sva t6v xatvov xe 
xa\ £tpr,vtxbv SvOptoTiov avaaTOf/etojOevxec, xal eT? 
ol 5'Jo Yev(i;j.£vot. EipfjvT); -(di.p opoi, f] xtov 6t£aTr,x(5- 
Tiov Jaxlv 4,tJtO!fiov[a. "Oxav ouv elatpeOij zr^i; ^uaeio? 
fl[jt(Z)v 6 tiji^uXto; T.61&\i.o^, t(5t£ xa\ f,[jt£t?, ev £auToT? 
eipTiv£Ujavx£c, eipfjVT) Ytv(i;ji£&a, iiXr,Ofi xa\ xupiav 
£9'f,[j.tov xciu Xptaxou xf,v iitojvujxiav iTitSitxvuovxE?. 
*tJi); 6£ iXr|Oivbv xa\ xtji (J/suSet d.npizizo-j vof,aavx£i; 
tbv Xptaxbv , xouxo (j.avOivopL£v , oxt xpT) xal xbv 
fl[jt^x£pov fitov xaTj xouiXriOtvou Ilaxpb^ ixxTat xaxa- 
(ptox[;^£aOat. 'Apexa\ oi eiatv ai axxtve; xou fjXiou xfi 



Cliiisliiiii vita iiostra exprcsscriiiiiis. Illc iiilcrlccit 
iiiimiciliain, ul inqiiil Aposlolus ". Nc igilur eam 
in iiobis ullo niodo rcvivisccrc patiainur, scd plaiio 
niortuam cssc (lcclaicnuis. No pr;c( laro pro sftliito 
nosira iiitcrrcclam a Deo , iios iii iKisirdriiiii pcr- 
nicicm aniiuorum irascciilcs, el iiijiiriaruiii rcmi- 
nisccnlcs cxcitemus, eam , qua; bene niorlua jacct, 
improbc in vitam rcvocantcs. Scd cuin halieamus 
Cbristum, qui cst pax, nos itcm iiiiiuiciliam 0( ci- 
damus, ul, quod in ipso crcdiinus, id iu noslra 
vita prosequamur. Ut illc ciiiiu iiicdiuiu parictcm 
inaccriic solvens duos condidil in semctipso iii uiio 
boiuiiie facicus paccm '', sic et iios rcconcilicmus 
B iiuii ciis tantum qui nos extiiiisccus op|iui;iiaut, 
scd illos ctiam qui in iiobis ipsis scdilioiics coiii- 
movcnt , ut ne concupiscal aiuplius adversus spi- 
rituin caro, cl spirilus advcrsus carnein ; scd pru- 
dciiiia cariiis lcgi divinne sulijccta , in uiium noviim 
tl pacificum bomincm rciedilicati , cl cx diiobus 
unus cDccti in nobis ipsis paccin iKibcamus. II. cc 
enim esi pacis defliiitio, ut dissidciitiuiu coiicordia 
esse dicatur. Qiiaiuobrem , quaiido iiaturic noslra; 
bellum intcstiiium subhituui csi, in nobis pacein 
colenlcs, pax elliciiuur, ct vcrani ac propiiam in 
nobis hanc Chiisti appellaiioncm dcclaramiis. At 
Cbristum csse lucem verain ">, et a meiidacio re- 
raotissimam considcrantes, discimus vilain quoquc 



6txatoauvr,;, ei? 9(oTta[j.bv fi^jtdiv i.r.opfAo\,mi,5i' 5)^ q noslram vcra; lucis radiis illiistrari oportcrc. Solis 



autciu juslitia; radii suiit ipsa; virtulcs, qu;e ad nos 
illuminandos emanant , ut abjiciamus opcra tcne- 
brarum , et tanquam iii dic honcstc amhulcmus ", 
et rcpudiaiilcs abscondita turpitiidiuis , atque om- 
nia in luce facicnles, ipsi qiioquc lux evadaimis, 
et qiiod proprium est lucis, aliis pcr opera splcn- 
dcamus. Quodsi Cbristum ut sanclificationem con- 
siderabinius '% ab improbis tt iinpiiris omuibus 
tuin factis tuin cogilaliouibus abstiiicutcs, nos cjus 
non verbis , sed vit;e nostrae aclioiiibiis sanclifica- 

Porro cuni rcdemptionem csse Chrislum disci- 
nius, qui seipsuui ut nos rediiiiercl, prclium de- 



Yiv£Tat Tb iTOOiaOat xi Epya Toij ax(5xou?, xal to? 
iv ^[Ji^p? ixepfiiaT£tv euaxrj[ii5v(of, xa't 47tetTti[iEvov 
Ti xpuTtxi xfj; aiaxuvr,?, xa'! uivxa iv tf(ox't ratouv- 
xa, xat auxbv tfto; yiViaOai, toaxe xa\ aXXot; Xd[jt- 
7v£iv 6ti Ttov EpYtov, oTisp (fiox(5; Jaxtv totov. Kiv 
AY'3ta[ji?)v xbv Xpt.rxbv elvat vofiatojjiev, xto itiar,; §£- 
^fjXou xa\ ixaOipxou ixpileoj; xo\ tvvoia?, oux\ ^fj- 
(iaxi Toij iY'^"'^'"^" '^h'^ 60va[jttv dji.o/.OYouvTe;, i/.Xi 

Ttp fl[t[>, -~r 

nomiois vcre participes ostcndemus , quippe qui 
tionis virtutem prEC nohis ferainus. 

'ATOXuTptoatv 6i elvat xbv Xptaxbv [jiaOiSvxej, xbv 
iauTbv otivra Xuxpov uT:k,o f,[Jttov, touxo 5ti xfi.; xot- 
aoxT]? (ftovfis TtatSeuiJ^jieOa, xb [laOEtv oxi xaOiitEp ^^ dil, ca voce intelligimus, ciim taiuiuaiu merccdcm 



Tt[jif|V Ttva Tfji; JxdaTou ([«uxTi? 7tapaaxi5[Jievo; f)(jiTv 
xiiv dOavaiiav, XTr,[jta 'tStov touc tx xou Oavdxou Ttap' 
auTOu 5ti Tf|(; Cojf,? J^aYopaaCevTa? iTzoir^rjg^). Ei Tot- 
vuv 6ou/.ot Tou XuTp(oaa[j.cVou Y'T'^^^;-"'^"'' i '^pbi; Tiv 
xupteuovTa Ttivxto; 6'|(o[j.£0a, m; [iriY.iz'. fi[jta; Jau- 
ToT; ?f,v,dXXi xtj) xxr,aap.evto f,iJta; 5t4 xoij xfis Ct"?!? 
dvtaXXiY(Jtaxo;. Ouxixt y^P ^auxiov £a[jtev xuptoi, 
dXX' 6 tbvT)ad[Jtev(5; eaxt KOpto;, fi|jtet? 5i ouxou ti 
xxf,(jtaxa. OOxjsuv v6ii.oq eaxat xf,; f,[jt£x£'pa; Ct^f,;, 
xb Tou xupteupvxo; OiXriijta. "fij7:ep Y-ip xou Oavi- 
Tou xpaxoijvxo; fi[jttov, 6 xf,; d[jiapxta; Jv iip.T-/ v(!;jioj 
iTtoXtXcOexo • ouToj; iTtetSi] xfj? Cwti; xxfi(jta y^T'^" 



ciijusque animi, praheiido iiobis iuimoi talilalem, 
nos e inorte a se per vilaui cociiiptns propriam sibi 
possessiouem efTccisse ". Quodsi ejus qui nos rede- 
niit en'ecti sumus, Domiuuui ila scquamur, omnino 
ut nou amplius nohis vivamus, scd illi, qiii iios v:l» 
sua; prctio coinparavit '^ ; non eiiiiu aiiiplius nostri 
ipsorum doraini sumus, sed illc qiii nos cocinit 
nominus csl, nos autcm cjiis dominio mancipati. 
lllius crgo voluulas nobis pro lcgc vivciidi propo- 
sita sit. Ut cnim cum mois impDtciiti doiiiinatu nos 
prcmeret, peccati lex in nohis oninia adminisira- 
hat, sic, quamlo vilKJam addicli suimis, par iiti- 



' Epbcs. II, li. 
" 1 Cor. VI, 20. 



ibiJ. '» Joau. I, 9. " Rom. xiii, 12, 13. " I Cor. i, 30. " I Timotb. ii, S. 



2G3 S. CrvECORIl NYSSr:Nl 2G4 

quf! sil, ut ipsiiis rerum pnlicmis ;irliitrin giilicrno- A vjtixsv, dvayxacov av e'i't;, TtfA^ ttjv xpatouaav [isO- 

uiiir, iic quiiiido a vilK volimlalc pcr pccc.iluiii rc- ap;ji.oTOf,vat -fjiJKJjv Tr,v ra/.iTiSav, (jlt) tiote tt;? ft»)?,? 

ccdcnles, rursiis aii iiuproliuiii nioitis iii auinios ■napaTpa-ivTs^ 0£XTi,uaTo;, irdXtv rpi? tov TOVTipiv 

lOblros cloniiiialuiu ultio ilclaliaicur. llla vero tojv i}'j-/(i)v ■fjjjioJvTupavvov, tov GdvaTov Xeyi^, Std Tiji 

cogilatio nos astringcl Doiiiino '", si ('11111 a P.iiilo d[jiapT£a? auTo;xo).T;ato[j.cV. 'H S^ auTT] 6tdvc:a Ttpoa- 

(uiii fascha '*, tuiii saccrdolcin appclhauin cssc oixctwcct :f)jjta; tio XptcxToj, xav Ildj/a aui(iv sivat, 

aiiilivcriinus : pio noliis cniin vcrc 1'asclia iiiiiiio- xdv dpytspca, Tiapi tou IlauXou dxou3co;jt£v. 'EtuOt; 

lalus esl Ciirislus, saccrdos aiilcni sacrifuiuin ob- yip <b; dAT]Gio? u7c;p f)[ji(uv ■zh Ildaxa Xpi(iT(5?* aXk' 

lulit Dco iilcin ipse Cliristus. < Scipsuni ciiiin, 1 & Ispsu?, Ttpotjdyiov tw 0c(o tt)v Oustav, oux aXXo? 

inquit, 1 iradidit oblaiioncin cl liostiain pro no- Ttj ^aTi Tiap' au-iv Tiv XptaT(5v. 1 'EauTiv ydp, > 

bis ". » Qiuc quidcni noliis dociiiuciilo siint, ut 9t;7\, < dvT;v£Yx£ upoa^opiv xa"t Guatav u-kp Tip.(jiv.> 

qiii Cbrisliiiii Dco sc olilationcni ct liostiain dcdis- Ouxouv toijto 5t4 toutiov [jtavOdvofjtjv , oTt Trpi; 

se, et racluin esse Pasclia videl, ipsc quoqiie cor- exstvov pXe-ojv, Tbv JauT^v TtpoaaYav^SvTa Tcpoacfopdv 

piis suum Dco bostiain viventein, sanctani, beiic xa't Ousiav, Ilda/a vcvtijjisvov, xaXauTij Jau-bv ^rapa- 

placciitcin exliibcal, rationabiie oliscqiiium fa- aTTjSji Tto 0;tp Oujtav fojaav, dytav, judp;3Tov, Xo- 

Clus '* : sacririiandi aiitcm niodiis cst, ut ne con- ytXT) XaTpita YEV(j[iEvo.; • 6 ok Tp(i;toj tiJi; IspoupYta? 

fonnetur iiuic sa;ciilo, sod iraiisforuictiir in reiio- eiti, t?< piT) aua/r|[jiaTtJeaOat Tto aidivt tout(o, dXXi 

valionem menlis sux, ut probel qiia; sit voluntas jjtSTaiJtopcpouaOat Tf, dvaxatvioast tou vo?); auTou, iv 

Dci boiia, et beneplacens, et pcrfecta ". Ncque tio 5oxt,adjEtv, tJ Tb O^Xr,iJta tou Gsoij Ti dyaOiv, xal 

eiiiin iu carne, bona Dci voluiitas ostcndi potcsl, eudpEaTov , xa\ TiXstov. Ou y^P '^^''- ^'i''';? ''•^'» 

nisi cx spiriliis lcge sacrificala sit : qiiandoquidcin aapxij, xa't [jif, xati t^v 7:v:u[jiaTtx&v iEpoupYTjOitaTij 

pruuiiiiia carnis iniiuica est Deo, et lcgi Dci noii vo'j.ov, z^ dYaOJiv tou 0£ou 0£Xr,[jta ev aJT?) Sst/OTJ- 

cst siibjecta '". Quocirca, nisi prius caro inortin- vat • Siott t6 cfp(5vTi(jta t?); aapy.hi, ^/Opa ei; 0£ov, 

calis uicniliris, qiu^e siiiil siiper tcrrain "', (|uibus xa'i T(p v'j[jt(p Toij 0ioij ou/ uTOTdsoEtat. OuSc yxp 

obscqiiiiniir appiaitiii, per liostiain vivciilem sacri- SuvaTat, eoj; dv Ci) i) adp^, fjj Sti Tr,i; ftooTrotoiJ 

(icctur, bciicplaccns cl petfecta Dei voluntas sine Ouata; UpoupYr,0£taTii;, 6ii toO vsxptoaat ti 67:1. Y^iS 

iinpediinento non potcsl in vita credentium obser- iJiEXT],6t' ^v evspYEtTat Ti TidOT; , dvEpntoSiaTto; t6 

vari. Sic eliam duin Cliristus in proprio sanguinc eudpEatov xa\ teXetov GeXTipta tou 0eou ev Tii ^ioji 

propitialio coiisiilcratur, cdoccuiiir, ut nos itcm a'JTt;j TrETttiTsuxiTiov xaTopOioOT]aiTat. OuTto; xal 

nobis ipsis propitiatio siiiiiis, ct iiicuibra mortili- p tXaaT^fiptov ev tiTj iSttjj at'[j.aTi 6 XpiaTo; voo'J[iEvo5, 

canles animosrcddainusinimortalcs. Quandoaulem StSdixet tiv Taijta vofjaavta, a^JTiv exaaTov Ysvi- 

gloriiT! splendor ct (igura siibstanti;c Cbristus dici- cOat ka.\>~u> IXaatfjptov, Sii t^? ttov jJicXtov VExpio- 

liir ", bis vcrbis adorandam ejiis niajestatcm acto? Tf,v cJ-u/tiv dcfaYvt^ovta. "O-av oh S(5$t)? dTtaii- 

inenle coiicipiiniis. Paiiliis ciiim diviiio Spiritii y^^H-' > '^°'^ xapaxTf,p UTrojTdaEto; 6 XptaT^; X^- 

alflatus, el veie doclus a Dco, qui in allitudine y^i'^^'- 'V ■^poaxuvou^j.Evr,; a'JTou (jicYa),toa'Jvr,j Sti 

divitiarum et sapienlia; et scientix Dci divinoruni ttov (5T)(xdttov toutcov ti; lvvota?dvaXa[jt6dvoiJiev. '0 

inysterioruin arcana ct recondita scrutalus fuc- y^P OetJmicuato; co; dXTjOtoc xal OEOotSaxTo; na'jXoc, 

rat ", ciiin ad divinitiis sibi ostcnsos spleiidorcs 6 ev tcTj pdOst Toij ■nXo^JTou tt)? aocf lac xa't Tf,j yv<'> 

carum reruin qiix iiidagari investigariinu; nequcunt aeco? to'J 0eo'j, ti dSr,Xa xat Ti xp'jyta tcov Oetciiv 

declarandos lingua imbccillior essct, quatenus jjiuaTTipttov 5tcp£uvco[J.Evo?, ti; yiMoii.i^jai a'JTcp Oetj- 

suani ipsius in niysterio intelligciitiain aures exci- Oev 6XXd(jLi{/£t? 7iEp't tt;? ttov dve^epeuviqTcov te xal 

pientiiim capcrcnt, siguificalionibus quibnsdaiii dvE^t/vtdaTojv xaTavo:Qa£to?, dTovcoTipav S/ojv tr); 

siibiiidicavit, laiitup.i vidcliccl loqiiciis, (luantiini Siavota; Tf,v Y'><TiTTav, xaOtJj; e/cupEt f) dxoi] tcov oe- 

cogilaiioni servicns oralio potcrat explicare. /o[j.cv<ov ttjv auveatv auTO'j,TT)v^v tco [jiuiTTiptcp, 61' 
Nani cuin oinnia qua; in naturain ei pi)lentiani D aivtY[JidTOJv ttvtov U7ti?6et§ev oaov uTroupYetv tt) 6ta- 

liumanam caduiit de iiatura divina cogiiovissct, vota 6uvaTtJJs elyev 6 Xiyoi;, ToaoijTOV 9GeYY<5fievoj. 

suprema; illiiis csscnti;c rationeni iiiiHis biinia- IldvTaYip oaa /'''?-' f; dvGpojTrtvT) 6'Jva[jit;, xaTa- 

nis cogitatioi;ibus capi compicliciulique posse vofjaa;, dv^cptxT-^v te xa\ dvETtiXriTtTov dvGpojTrtvotj 

deiDonstrat. XoYtsiJtot.; tJiv Tf,? u7:£px£t[j.cVT]s o'Ja!a; TtpoacfifpeTat 

XiYOv. 

Itcmqiic ciim ca qiia; de ipsa considcraiitiir, pa- . ^'.h Ti 7tEp\ auTcov GEtopo-JpiEva Xiyojv, eip^vr^v, 

cem nimiruni, virtiilcm, ct vitain, ct jusliliani, ct xa't S^JvaiJitv, xa't Coji]v, y.a\ 6txatoa'Jvr,v, xal 9C0?, 

lucein, cl vcrilatem, ei id gcniis alia pcrsctjuc- xa\ dXfjOEiav, xa't TaTOtauTa' t6v 7:£,ol a^JTf,? ixeE- 

rctur, rationein ipsiiis omnino posse concipi nc- vi;; Xoyov, d/,ii7:T0v elvat 7:avTeXtu? 5iojp!aaTo, 6iT:iI.v 

g.^ivjt : Deum cniin nec visum uiiqiiam fuisse, ncc lif,Te JtjpaaGat TtoTe tov 0e6v, [jtfjTe (jyGfjaeaOai. 

visuni iri. « Qiiem nulliis > iiiquil, • liomiiium • "Ov sISs > Yip, <}>T;(j'tv, « ouSe^?, ou6k E^eiv 5'jvo- 

" I Cor. v, 7. •« Ilcbr. VII, 11 sqq. " I Timotli. 11, C ; Eplics. v, 2. "" Rom. xii, 1. " ibid. 3. 

" Rom. VIII, C. «' Coloss. 111, 5. " Hebr. 1, 3. " II Cor. xii, 4. 



2C:; DE PERFECT.V CURISTIANI rORMA. 208 

Tat. I Ati Toij-ro Jrjtaiv, ttui? ivoiJiaasi ■:!) [jit] 5'jva- A viilit, nfC potcsl vidorc "■. IJcirco qusprcns qiio- 
(jevov ).oYi3[iot;.XT]<()0f,vai, tb; 0'jx eupsv ejjtvavitxiv niodo qiicr.i cogilatio non asscquiliir iioininarct, 

8voijia tTi? •cCov dxaxaX;^TiT(rjv Jpjjn^vcla?, oijav xal qiiia noii iiivcnit iioiiien qiio cjus cxccllcntinni c\- 

uiTditaJtv ("jv&ixaaE xh u"px£!,m;vov Tcav:!); 4^;:- |Miincrct, gloriar.i cl suL.stanliain aiipcllavit iil 

Ocii, tb (jTiTS voo'j[Jisvov (i;!(o;, (j.tjxe (fpajinevov. ([iiod oninibus partibus supeiat onine Loiium.quod 

Ti^jv [jiEV ojv Onof/xetjjtsvTjV xtuv Svtdjv oJjtav (i-.ff,xjv iicquc oculis ccnii, ncc inciite pcrcipi, ncc vcrbis 

dxaTovi5ij.aciTov • ti oi (ruva^iv x: xa\ (io:<ijTaTov cxplicari potcst, aiiiuc ita praslantissiniani illaiii 

Tcu Vtou :tp'); t%v IlaTipa 5tipiJiT,v:ut)jv, xa'*. x?) T(;j rcruin subslantiam siiic 1101111110 pra-icrivit. Arctis- 

(iopiaTt;j T£ xal «i&!(;j IIaTp't liopijTOj; t£ xa't atottij; siniain autcin ncccssitudincin, qiia cuni I'.itrc nullis 

cuvO£Wpou[jt£vov, (iT:auYaci[ia S&ir,; xa't yapaxTf,pa lerininis circuniscriplo et scnipilerno Filiiis ipse 

utvOitAisoj^ iipoiaYopsuEt • t(o [jikv dT:auY«(j[j.aTi, sine lcrniiuis porpcluo conjiinctus coiisiiJoralur, 

t6 (juiji^ui; £vSstxvu[iEJo; • xtTi £k )(apaxTf,pt, t?) splcndorcin glori;c cl liguraui siibstantia: apix^llat ; 

idocTaJiOv. OuTi Y^tp ^'-'''^iS TTpb; Tf,v dTtau-j-a^ouiav s[ilcnd(irc iiaturaloni unioiicin ostcndons , (ignra 

9U7tv STTtvoaTat Tt [j.£30V , oCte xt^ tou xapaxTf.ptj; aiitcni indicans >Tqiialilatciii. Etcniiii ncquc inlcr 

IXixTtoitj TTpi; Tf,v Ctt" outou yapa-/.tTiptCo;jtEvr,v spleiiiloieni el splendentcin nalurani nicdium intel- 
CiTc^aTaatv. 'AXXd xa't 6 xf.v d-auYdJou3av (fujtv B ligilur, iiec figiira ininor illa stibslaiilia, qiix sub 

vof,ia;, xa\ t6 d:taJYai[i.a Tauxr,; TidvTa); xaT- ipsa signalur. Scd qui naliiiam S|ilcndciileni cogi- 

evtiTitie. KA 6 ■:>> (jteYsOos Tf,; u-osTaKto; 4v vqi lal, siiiuil cliaiii oniiiino sploiidoicni iiitclligit. Ll 

).a6(^v, T(os:Tfyatvo|.>.iv(.) xapaxTijpt T:dvTU);£[j.[j.£Tp:t qui siibslautije inagnitudineni animo concipit, eam 

tt;v uTi^iTajtv. At!) xa"t[j.op9f,v tou ©sou XeY't '''V figura; iii ipsa conspicua; piorsus dinictitiir ncqua- 

Kupiov, ou xaTai[i;xpuvtov TJi Tf,^ ,^009^,? evvob t^v lem. Qiia de causa ct forniani Hci Doniinum vocal, 

Kupiov, dj.J.a T^ [.tiYsOof tou Yioii oid ttj; [Jioptjjf,.; foiii;ae notionc non imiiiiunciis Doinimiin, scd per 

ev5:txvu[jt:voc , fj £vO:t.jpstTat tou naTpb; i^ [.'■'Ta- forniam ostcndons niagniuidincm Filii, qna inlel- 

XEt(5TT)c, ouSafiOu rf,.; iSia? P-op??,? iJTTcpTctTiTouca, ligitur Patris ampliludn, qii.-s propriam fonnam 

o'J6^ E^to Tou T:sfj"i auTf,v xapaxTf,poj £upt5'/.o[ji£vT). lion excedit, ncquc estra figuram , qux circa ip- 



"Aaop-.fov Y-ip xal dxaj.),:; T.ipX Tiv IlaTspa ouoev, 
[iT] TT, (bpat(jTr,Tt Tou MovoYsvou.; eTraYdX/.STaf Ofi 
(BT^stv 6 Kupto; , OTt « '0 Jtopaxtb; i[xl, icjpaxs xa\ 
■tbv OaTipa, t (jT][iaivtov otd toutou, [j.f,T£ eXXsttl-iv 
ttva eivat , [JtiJTs UT:fp-Tto3iv. 'A/.Xd xal tfspstv 



saui C6t, invoiiilur. Niliil ciiini infoniic, iiibil non 
pulcliriiiu in Dalre, iiibil, quod non Unigcuili dc- 
clarct pnlcIiriiudinem.Qin.rc, « Oui vidit inc, 1 in- 
qiiit Douiiuns , « vidit Patrcm '\ > cx liis niliil 
dcesse, niliil superesse significaiis. Quiiietiam cuni 



«•JTbv XsYtov Ti ■ndvTa Tto -rfi 5uvd[i:oj.; pf,[j.aTt, C ciniiia dic.it cuni porlarc verbo virliilis su;e "*, 
X'jst Twv xi dvs|:p:uvr,Ta TToXuT:paY(J-OvouvT(ov Tf,v 
d[J.-(ixavtav, (,'t tov 7:sp't xf,; uXr,; dva^r,TouvT£5 ).i- 
Yov, &'jOa[iO'j Tf,; TToXuTrpaYtiociuvr,; 'iiTavTat, Iltb?, 
XiY^vTs^ , T(j) dCX(;) f] iiXT) ; xct\ Trdi.; t^ TToniv ex tou 

OtTTOJOU , Xa\ £X TOU d(IXr,[JtaTt3T0U ih ox'^1."-* > "^- 

ex Toij dopdTou zh XP^^^V-^ < ''"^ ^'^ ''°'-' dopiaTou 
T?j Tot; iSiotg y.ixpo'.; e[JiTt£paTOU[j.£vov ; Ka'i si [ir,- 
6s[j.ta TiotSTTj; 7::,o\ ih d-Xouv xa\ diuvOsTOv , ~i- 
Osv £[j.T:XsxsTat TaTj TtspV auiTjv itotfSTr^atv f) ij/.r, ; 
lldvTa Y-p Ta'jTa xa\ xi Tota-jTa Ttov ?r,Tou[).£- 



solvit dubilalionein coruni qni iiiiiiis diligonlcr cl 
aiixie vcsliganl ea qiiae sciri non possunt : si- 
qtiidoin bi de niatcria rc(|uircnlos raiioiiom, iiullo 
inodo prae iiiniia curiosiiatc consistunt ;iut con- 
qiiicscunt. Liide eiiim, inquiunl, inaleria sit illi 
qiii a matcria sojiinctus est ? Aut qnonaiii 
pacio ducalur quantiim cx co (|ui c;irctqiian- 
litate? aut cx illi) ligiira, qni flgiiram iioii ba- 
bei? aiil color ab eo qui vidcii iion pnies!? aiit 
ab illii qiii riiic vacal, id qiiod propriis linibus iii- 



vo)V Xust 4 siTTtov, OTt Ti 3U[jtTTavTa Tto (5f,[iaTt Tf,; tluililur? Quod si liulla adcst qualilas simiilioi clin- 
6uvaij.£0j; auTou (fsp:t 6 A6-{o: sx tou ,ar] ovto; conipnsito, uiide inateria siiis qnalitatibus est iinpli- 
£•; Y^vsatv. IlavTa Ydp, oia Tf,v ctu/.ov eiXr,x£ (fu- cila? Ilas cnim omncs ct alias ojiisniodi qu:cstioiios 

otv, (Jtiav at-tav £xsi xr^i u-.tojTaastog , to (ifiij.a solvit, qui dicit sic vcrbo virliilis siuc Vcib 

tfj? d^pdjTou 6uvd[X£to;. 'Ex 6k toutijov Ttato£U(!- D omnia portare, ut gencrentnr ex niliilo. Quxcunque 
(.teOa t!> Ttp?i? aCiTb pXsTt^iv, d^' ou tojv SvTtov cniin nialcria; vel participciii vcl csperloin naturam 
^7t\v f) Y£V£3i?. Ei Yap exsiOsv et^ -6 sTvat Ttap- acccpcriiiit, iinain siibstantia! caiisam babcnt, vcr- 

biim virliilis illiiis (jiia? niillis vcrbis dici polcst. 
Ex quo admoncmnr, iit euni, uiulc res omnes orl;c 
gcncral;tque siinl, inlucamur. Etcnini si ;ib illo 
procrcati sumus, alquc iii co consistiiniis, omniiio 



f,XOT;;jt:v, xa\ iv auTto .3uvsiTi'ixa;ji:v, dvaYxr, 7:d:a, 
[jir,ScV E^to T^; •{vioszu); TttaTsustv stvat tou sv to £3(jlsv, 
xa\ dtp' ou ytyo-^s^i'/, xa\ si; 6v dvaXuo;j,:v. Ta'JT-ri 
51 Tfi otavota auY^-taTopOouTat, xaTi t6 eixbj, ■zh 



xaTi Tf,v ttoijv dva;xdpTr,Tov. Tt; y«P £? «'^"«'J ■■«a\ neccsse est ut niliil cssc crcdanius, quod ojiis qui 

6t' auTou xa\ £v a'JTip Jf,v TttSTsuiov, [iipTupa xf,; iios ptocrcarit, in qiio simus, in qiicm rcsolvaniur, 

dTt£[j.-fatvouaTi^ Zibv,; ToX;if,aat Ttoii-aaaOat Tiv £v cognilioucm cffugi;!!. Qna qiiidcm cogitationc, iit 

auTtp Ti]v ixdaxou Ciof,v T.zpUiov-a.; Bptb^ia 6k xa\ a^.pium cst, inuoccnlia vit.-K conservatur. Quiscnim 

^fijj.a Ttv£u;iaTf/.'-v 6vc[idv(ov t?)v Kuptov 6 Osto; ex ipso, ct por ipsum, ct in ip.?o " sc vivcie cre- 



''1 Tim. VI, 16. " Joan.xiv, 10. 

rATKoi.. gr. .\l\i. 



11. 



1)1'. 1, o. 



1:11. \I, jO. 



t:c7 s. GUEr.oiui 

(lens, tiirpis ol ll;igilios;i; \ilL« leslcin lialiLMx vnlil \ 
cnni, (|iu'ni uiiii]SOiijnst|ue vilani in se ronlinore 
scial ? Kscam aiilem cl poUini spirilualoin Doniiniini 
appcllans dlvns Aposlolns" iios conimonefadi, tit 
iialiirani luinianam iion slnipliccii), sed ex nicnle 
soiisiiqne composilani cogilcinns , cnjus qiiiiloiii 
ulriiiiic parli sit propriiis oilius; soliJa oiiim esoa 
oorpns nnlrlinr; spiritali alinienlo valciudo aniiiii 
coiiservatiir. Ac quemadmodum in corpore solida et 
liiimida alinicnta inier se niista nalurani nuliiiiiit 
el tueiiiiir, dum iiiutiio concoota singiilis pariiljus, 
(|n;\i in noljis cx olemoniis coiicrelse sunt, ooinnii- 
Scentur : sic meiiiis aliiiienium ex proporlioiie di- 
vidons Paiilus, escam et potum vocat eamdem rem, 
proiit aple ot proprie ad acoipienliiim usiiiii acoom- 
niodalur. Naiii imlieoillis artliolisqiie panis lit, cor ^ 
liomiiiis confirnians; a;grisaii!em et liiijusvils nti- 
seria laboraiitibns, ac proptcrca silienliliiif lit vi- 
num cordi la;tiiiam affcrens". 

Oportel auten.1 per ca i\nx dicia sunt vim ora- 
lionis intelligere, qua animus ex prseseiiii nsii 
gratiam accipiens alitur, ut indicat Kiiigma Pro- 
plietx, qni loco p;iscua;, ct aqua rcfectioiiis conso- 
l;ili(ineni significat ^^, quse oraiionc laborantibus 
el afllictis adliibetur. Sin aliquis etiam ad inyslo- 
rium respiciens dicat cibum et potnin proprie Do- 
minum nominari, ne id qiiidem a germana sigiiili- 
calione rccosserit: vcrc enim oaro ipsius cst oibiis, 
ot s;iiigiiis ojus verc csl potiis ^'. Aique nieiiiorata 
quidciii sigiiincalione, oniiiibus cum polestatc fa- C 
oiiltas ilatur ut parlicipes sinl Verbi, quod ab iis 
qui requiiuiit illud acccptiim, fit cibiis et poins 
sine (lisoriiniiie gnstaliis. In allera anlcni signili- 
(^itionc non sine probalionc aui sine dilcctu (it 
ojusmodi cibi polnsque pariicipalio, cuin .Aposlo- 
liis ita definicrit : « Probet aiiteni, ii«niit, se ip- 
suin quisque, cl sic de pane illo cdat, ct dc calioe 
bibat. Qiii eniiii indigne mandnoat ct bibit, judi- 
cium sibi mandnoat ct bibit ^'. t Uuc antem re- 
spiciens evangelista planc videtur eanidem sigiiifi- 
cationcm conrirmasse, cuni mysticiic passionis icin- 
porc iiobilis ille senalor iminaculata nuindaqiie 
siiulone involvens Doinini oorpiis in novo ot piiro 
iiioniimonto posuit ". Quaniobrem et Aposioli 
pncceplo ct evangelist;c observationc comnionc- 
iniir, ut saorosanctum Domini corpus piira con- 
scienlia siisoipiamiis. Quod si aliqua pccoati nia- 
ciila infccta sit, eam aqiia lacrymaruni abliianius 
ct expurgcmus. Verum qiii^i ciiam petra dicitiir 
Cliristus '*, eain nobis id noiiien aflcrel iitiliia- 
lein, ut rcctam vivendi rationem (innam ac st;ilii- 
lcm teneainiis, et in rebus adversis fortiior por- 
fcrcndis constantes simiis, adversusquc oiiincm 
peccati impetnm strcnuos atque iiivictos aniinos 
pr9esti;iiiiis : cn liis eiiim rebus et aliis cjiismodi 



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OiTai, Sti oCi iJ.ovo£iSri? im:.'i ■f\ dvOpwTcivT) (fuai;, 
dXXi ToO vor,Tou TrpS^ to aisOYiT'jv <i'jy)(£Xf)a;j,6voi/, 
totdCo'J3a xaO' STspov tiov ev ■fi.aiv Os(iipou[Ji.^vwv JitIv 
■?! Tpomr]' xr\q (jisv aioOriTfic pptocEio; t6 oioijLa 6ta- 

XpaToOsT,?, TTJ? Ss 7:V5UIJ.aTlxf;5 TpOyfis Tfjv tl/uxixfjv 

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p.aTo,% -b oTspetiv te xa't uYpSv t^; Tpctpr,;, [it-' 
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Tiijjtv T^j auTS 7:paY;jia, Trp!!; Tfjv y,pdoi-j tiTiv Tzpos- 
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votj Sf.]/tii5£atv, olvo; yiviTat, Tfjv xapSiav £t; £u- 
tfpoGuvTjV ai^tov. 

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6vo[j;dj£sOat XEyot Tbv Kuptov, ouok touto Tf,; xupia; 
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^TEpa; evvoia;, oux eaTtv dv£;£TaaTo; xa\ dStdxpt- 
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(j.aj£T(o Sk ExaaTO; lauT^jV, xa\ outoj; ex to-j dpTou 
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JaOiojv xal ttIvoiv , et; xpt[j.a iauTtp iaOtet xa\ 7:!v£t. » 
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Tou [jtuaTixou 7:dOou; 6 vjTji^T^iJMn ixetvo; gouXsuTf;;, 
da-(Xt;) xat xaOapi tt, atvoovt to ato[j.a Tou Kupiou 
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toiTE vS;j.ov Traotv f,j,ttv t(5 te tou 'ATtoaTSXou %jp- 
dYYEX[j.a YEviaOat, xat tA tou EuafY-^-''""'-' itapaT^- 
pT,[jta, Tou xaOapa tt) aiJvstofjaEt tS aYiov CnoSs'- 
•/EaOat ato;j;a • et zou Tt; 1; d;jtapT!a; £tr) xr,X'i;, tw 
uoaTt Ttov 6axp'Jtov d7:o,0(3U']/avTa;. 'AXXd TcsTpa Xs- 
Yop.£vo; 6 XptaTi;, lijosX.fjaEi 6td tou SvtjfiaTo; tou- 
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dp:Tf,v Jtof;;, xa'i ev t(o a-.zpiCo; e/stv -ph; rf.v Ttln. 
7:aOr,;).dTO)V •J-o;j.ovf)V , xa'l 5:d tou Tiph; Tcaatxv 
TTpoafJoXfiv d[jiapTia; dvT!Tu7:ov xa"t dv£v6oTov Tf)v 
t)/uxf]v E7:to;ixvuaOat • otd TOUTtov yi.p xa\ Ttov toiv j- 



■' I C.or. X, 10 sqq. 
53. ='ICor. X, 4. 



Psal. ciii, I." 



Psal.xxii, 2. »' Ji>aii.vi,.'iC. "M'Cor. xi,2S. " Liie. xxni, 



-209 DE rEUFECTA CIIIUSTIAM 1\);;^1.\. 270 
Tojv rl-pa K3.\ ■Ji;Ji£ii i<s6-j.i<ia, [it;jioJ(iEvri;, xaOw^ ^^ nos ileni crniuis putra, iii ii.iliii'a fr.ijiili ilriniiiii el 

tsT. S'jva-:?)V, ev ■zff -zpfzzri oujs: xh arpsr-ov wJ iimiuil.ibile Doniiiii loljiir |no virilms iniilaiites. 

A£tt:(5t:ou xctl d;jis-aOixov. Et 6's 6 oCi-:6; Tiapi loG Qiioil auleiii a sapieiile ari.liileclo " fuiiilameiitiiin 

ootpou ap/ixixTOvo; J!a\ 0£;-tO.-.o; ■:::3"to;, y.aX yio- fiJci '' et anguli c;ipiil " niiiiciipaUir, id iiuoiiiio 

viai xi^aXri 6vo;jtii;s-ai, oOoi tojto npi; li^v toO nobis ad vilain cx virtule iiistiliieiiilaiii cxpediut. 

y.xr' dpjTijv pSou cijviis^opiiv rtsuvTsXk; r;[jitv iizi- Sic eniin iMUianiin oniiiiuin el adininistralioiiiini 

5;tx0t;tr£-:ai. AtSasxofjtEOa Yap oti TOJTijjv, i/Tt ■iTdaT,; civiliuni, ct disciplinaruin, ct instituloriiin luiu 

iyaOr,; TioXiTsia;, xai •navTb; dYaOoG [jtaO^fiiiaTtJ; ts principiuin , tum eliain liiiein cssc noiiiiinuii di- 

xal s:rtTr,oi'J;;.aTO?, xa\ dp/r, xa\ xilo; £it\v 6 Ku- sciniiis. Nain ct spcs, (luam pio capile aicipiiiius, 

p'.oj. "H T£ vdp £X~\; {t,v dvT\ xjtfaAT]; vooO^iev, ad ' qiiani rccLx; lioncsUeiiiie aclioncs nostr;e 

Ttph^ i*iV TcdvTa pXs-st, Td xaT' dpsTTjv aTiouoaC^i- oinnes lendunt, ille noininalus csl a Paulo ^" ; ct iii 

[tsva) sxsivo; sutiv, outio; wvo^tJiajiJiivo; ■::ap3t toO principio liujuscc vilaj a;dificii (|iiod ad ipsiim 

llaJXou, xa\ i\ dp-/'] 'r,? 'J4''l'.^? TaOT-r;s toO ptou dirigiliir , (idcs", iii qua viliie principia lan- 

T.^jp-^o-oiia;, r; stf aJT^iv yivsTat 7:[st;c, i'S ^? oTdv quam rundainciila jaciiiuis, ct quolidiaiiis offi- 

Ttva Os;j.sXiov Td; dp/d; toO piou xaTafiaXXo^asvwv ciis piir.is luni cogilaiioiics liim acliones lio- 
fj,u(ov, xal oid xaOr,p.spiviuv xaTOpO(jj,adT6)v Td? xa- jj slras iiiodcraimir, alqiie ila, ■(luiid universi est 

Oapi; svvoiac Ts xa\ svspYsio'; vo;jtoO£TO'JvTo)v, ojtio; caput, nosiriiin cliam capul cnicilur, cum duobiis 

f) T0'j r.3.'/-li xsaaXT) xa\ f,,a£T£pa •('.'iiia: xs-faX^, vitie noslrx', corporis viilcliccl alque aiiimi, imiris 

Toi; 0'Jo T?,; ^wf,; f,,uwv Toi/ot;, Tot; Ts xaTjt t!< per liimcsialcm ct puritalom coiislruclis air^ulari 

(jio,ua xa\ TTjV (/'J/riv, St' Eijiyr,;;.oj'JVTj; xa\ xaOap^i- conjuiulioiie aple cob;ci('t. Quod si allera pars dc- 

TT)To; ijioixo6o,ao'j;jtEvot;, oti ttj? dYtovtou ff'j;ji9'jta; sit xdificio, ul vcl aiiiiui puiilas conspicuam e.n- 

ia'jTr]v £'.pap;jL(j^o'j3a. 'iJ; iiv iXXsi::^) T?i 'sTspov tiuv iriiisecus lionesialcm iion liabcal, vcl Ikcc qu;e vi- 

oixo5o;xr,;j.d:tov, r,TOi Tr,c xaTd -b t;atv(i;jtsvov s'JJxrj- dctiiraiiimi viilulc vaccl, cjus maiic;e iiiclioaUcqurt 

|jioa'Jvr,{ Tfi TTJ? i}''jxr,s xaOap^TrjTt ;j.t) <;'jvoiy.ooo;jio'j- viUn caput noii eril Cliiislus, quippe (pii diiplici 

(jtsvr)c, i] TT); (J/uxf/.r;? dpsTr,^ T(p tfatvo^isvio p.r) aiigularique fabrica; laiiliimmodo qiiadr;il; iici|uc 



ju,a6aivo'j5Ti;, o'jx dv yevoito tou ^pttTsXoiJ; to'Jtou 
fliou xs-oaXr) o XptSTo;, 6 pLovT) tt) St-Xf) ts xa\ 5ta- 
ytovia oixo6o;j.!a iauTiv s^ap^ao^ojv ■ oJSk yd.p suTt 
SuvaT^v, '/Mpli TT); Tiov S'Jo Toi/iov (iup.6oXTi-, yio- 



cuim, nisi dun conciirraiit pariclos, angiilus licri 
potesl. Quarc liiiiC impoiiflur icdifuio noslro suiu- 
nii angularis fiistigii pulcbiiliulo, cuiii ex iilraip.ie 
parto ad reclam virlulis iiormam duplcx vila et 



via.; Y^viiOat. TiSte ouv EirtTEOrjasTai Tijj oixoSopi'?)- rccla, et constaiis, et niliil obliqiiiciirvique babens, 
(jiaTi fjptdiv Tou dxpoYOJvtaiou t6 xdXXoj, OTav djjt^o- C pcrpendiculo concinne eril accominodala. 
Ti.otoOsv Tiv SpOiv Tou piou xavova Tr) twv dpsTwv (TzdpTio d-OTaOi) £vap,aovicjj; 6 St-Xo']; ^io;, 4p0o; li 
xa\ d6'.d-Tpo:f o;, xa\ ouosv i/iov sv sauTio axoXtbv i) xaTr,YXuXw;ji£vov. 

Eixijva o^ Tou 0£O'j Toij dopdTOu tov XptcTV/ ovo- At vero ciiin Oci invisibilis imngini^in Pauliis 

(jtdjtov 6 UaiJXo;, zhy ir:''. TtdvTOJv ©siv xa\ (jtcYcv Cliristiim appellal '", et in omnibiis Dcum ct nia- 
0siv xa\ TauTaig yip Tat; (pojvat; dvaxT)p'Jj!j£; Toij gnum Dcum { liis ciiim vocibus veri Domini m:igiii- 
dXr,0'.vou A£3-6tou Ti (jtsYaXstov, XiYtov • «Toij [xsYd- ludinem prsedicat , « Magiii, i inquieiis, « Dci , ct 
Xou 0so'j xa\ lijjTT;po; f,;j.(I)V 'Ir,j0'j XptiTOiJ • t xa\, Salvatoris no;Uri Jesu Clirisli *' ; » cl, i Ex (]ui- 
« 'E| (i)v 6 Xpt3T?i;, Ti xaTi cdpxa, 6 ("jv £t:\ TrdvTtov biis Cluisliis sccundiim cariicm , qiii cst iii 
0£b;, £'jXoYriTb; st? tou; attjova; ■ i Ta'jTa o'jv X£'ct<)v omnibiis Deus bciiedicliis iii »;ccul;i "" » ), nos 
TTOu , 7:at6susi otd twv XsYo;jtivtov f)pta;, oti ds\ wv docet, cuni semper esse , qiii est. Esl aulem 
ozsp £(it\v (£7Tt os £X£tvo, o" p 6 wv E-iiTaTat ille inajor, quam ul biunana incnte coiiipn-liciuli 
(jt'J'/o; ), TT); 0£ dvOpo)7:ivri; xaTaXTitI.S(j); , xdv d£\ D possil , si seiiiin ipse vcrseliir, per fclicilalcm 
i •JTw Sti ■iTpoxoTTfiJ ::pos£YYf?Tl 4 '^i Svtjj cpoviov, ccelcstia Senliens , cl a^iiiialeni undiqiie meiisii- 
T;ivTOT£ Tw tccp ;Jt£Tp(p u';;£pav£3Tr,-/.£v. OuTog Toivuv rani. llic igitiir loiige pr;eslanlior , (luam iit 
u-spsxsiva 7:i3r,? ■^Mhnsiihq ts xa\ xaTaXifnl/£tjj;, 6 liumana cogiiilioiic compivbeudalur, (|ui nullis 
d'.p,oa3T6c Ts xa\ dv£-//,dXr,Tcc xa\ dStriYriToc, 'iva ss veibis, nuUa oralione, iiillla vi dici , eiiai rari , 
'.:o:f)jii r:iX'.v £tx6va 0£O'j, xa\ auTb; 'J::o(ftXavOpto- dcclararivc potest , ut te prorsus faccrcl iinagi- 
Tia; i-(i'/i-o sixiov to'j 0£o!j tou dopdTou • ojsts tv) nein Dei , ipse pro sua erga l;oi!iiiiem benevo- 
toia |iop-.ffi, iiv dvsXaSEv, £v 3o\ ^jtopcoiOrivat, xa\ 3s leiilia f;iclus est iinago Dei iiivisibilis, Iioc cst, 
TiiXtv ot' eauToJ Tp!)c t6v x2paxTf,pa to-j dpy£T'J7rou ad hiimanse n;itiirre niensuraiii scsc dcmisit, ul 
cu3/ri;jtaTt30r,vat xdXXouc , ei; -zh Y-v^30a;, 6::sp r.os ad divinilatis mciisiiram exlollauuir. E;i eniiii 



T); s5 ipZT,;. 0'Jxo'jv si jjtsXXotp.£v YivsoOatxa\ ■(;;jt£t? 
Eixtjjv TO'J 0EoiJ Toij dopiTOu , -po; t6 Exxst,asvov 

■rijitv TO'j piou urrSSsiYJJta TUi:o'j30ai Cojri; T.po^Tjy.s.'. 
Tr,; f,;j.!l)V t6 stoo; ■ tO'jto Se £3Tt Tt ; t6 3apx\ fio';- 



tiieril ncgotiatio Kilii Dei , iit pvopria foima , 
(|ii:iiii sumpsii, elTecliis bomo , se rursus ad exeiii- 
jilaris pulcliriliiiliiris figiiram cflingerct, ul essel id 
qiiod inilio fiicrat. Proiiide ut nos item simiis 



^' ! Cor. III, 10. "Ephes. ii, 20. '' Luc. xx, 17. 
r.i II, {5. •' Uom. IX, 5. 



Cor. I, 7. " Gal. iii, ."j sqj 



'Col. I, 15, 



«7! 



S. GllEGOIill NYSSF.iNI 



iiiiago iiivisiLilis Dci , aJ proposilum iiobis cxcm- A ■ca?, (jit) xa-3e uapxa trjv. Kat yip fj tipu-Stutoj 



plar vil» iioslra vivemJi ratio exprimciula esl : co 
iiiiiMrum patlo, ui in carne vivonles, miiiime viva- 
iiKis secuiulum carnem*', siquideiii ol princeps illa 
Pei invisiliilis iniago, qiia; ad nos per Vii sinein ap- 
jiropinqiiavil, por omiiia ad liuinaiia; nalur;B siini- 
litudinem eaienus lcntata csl, nl nulliim pcccali 
experinieiitum snscepcrii. < Qui peccatuni non fe- 
cil, nee in\cntiis est dohis in ore cjus". » Quliii- 
iidinoduiii igitur si pingendi arlcni disccreniiis, ina- 
gislcr aliquain noliis pulelierriine depictani forinam 
in tabula proponeret, cujiis in siia qucniqiie pictura 
«porleret puUIiriliiiliiicin iniitari, ul oiiiniuin labulic 
ad propos luin puUliiiludinis exeni|il.ir expoliren- 
tur : sic, qunniani siiiC qiiisqne viia; pictor exsislit, 



ezctVT) Toij dopa-0'j 0£ou elxwv, f) 6ti -0)? IlapSsvou 
ET::5T)|jir]ia!ia, eiisipaOri [xlv xaxi Tiavta, xaO' b[xoi6- 
Tr|-ca Tri? dvOp(jj7:;vi)c ^ujsioj, (jiovr,; 6' ou Tapeoi^aTO 
T^.; (i;jiap-:a; -y;v Tiiipav. «"0; d;j:ap-:av ifip oJx 
Eiioir,a£, t ^T^aiv, « o'J5'£upiOY^ od).oj £v -C> cTo^jiaTt 
auTOu. I "Qmsp Totvuv, £i -ijv ?ojypacpiXT;v iTraiSeui- 
[jtsOa tixvTjv, TipoOiv-Os •?)utv lo^j 6t6asxdXou X£xaA- 
),wcts|ji£vr,vctva [Aoptfijv £;i'i ■^tivaxo; • eo£i TravTw; t?i 
d-' ix£:vr,; xaXXo; £-'t tt)c toia; cxaOTOV ^toYpa-yia; 
|jtt|jtT]ia70a!, to3T5 To'j? -dvToiv 7::vaxa; xaTi xh ix- 
xet[jt£vov ToCi xdXXou? uTt(56£iY|Jia xaXXioTitjOTJvSf xa-i 
tJiv auT>)v Tpi^TTOv , eTi^t^T) TT,; iota? £xajTt5j ka-i. 
JioTi; CuJYpd^o?, T£xv?Tt? ol ■zrfi Srifjttoup-j-Ia; Tttu- 
TT)? isTtv f\ TTpoaEpEct?, )(p(b[jiaTa oi wp?;!; ttjv d-- 



ailirex autem liujusce operis voluiitas est, colorcs " £p7a3iav ttj? elxivo; al dp£Ta{ • xt'v6uvos o'j (;.txpiw, 

vero ad expriiiienilara imaginein virtutcs sunt, non 

inediocre periculuni csl, ne a pultlnitudinis exein- 

plaii ad lurpeni ac der(irineni alii|uain pcrsoiiain 

lecedat iniilatio, et pro Ooinini forma eCigicm vitii 

sordidis coloribus adumbrcmus. Itaque pio nostra 

virili nobis cnitcndum est, ut virtutuin ciilores puri 

sint, etscienter peiileqiie ad extipiendam iniagincm 

commisceanlur, ul iniaginis iniago siinus, et (juoad 

ejus fieri potest, imitatione perspicua pulcliriludi- 

nis exeinplum exprimamus, ut laciebat Paulus, qui 

cx viriutc vitain inslitiieiis, Cbristi imilatur fuit ". » 

yuud si clariiis ea sigiUaiiin oiaiione persequi vo- 

lunius, quibus iinilando iniagineni reprascntamus, 

uniis color esl.humilitas. < Discite, > inqiiit, < a 

ine, quia mitis siim et Iiiimilis eorde *' : » alier esl 

(latienlia, qu;c qiiol iiiodis in iinagine iiivisibilis Dei 

conspiciiur ? ubi gladii, et fustes, el vinciila, ver- 

bera, alapis niaxilla; pcrcussa;, facies sputis oblita, 

bumeri verberibus traditi, jiidicium impium, cru- 

delis senteniia, iniliies subsannalionibiis, iirisioni- 

bus, coiiluineliis ei calanii percussioiiibus iinmitem 

sentcntiam per dclicias cxacerbantes, clavi, el fcl, 

1.1 acetum, et gravissima quEeqiie ipsi sine causa 

illaia, imo vero pro iniiuinerabilibiis beneficiis red- 

dila : tiiue iile quo niodo isla p;ilraiiles ullus esl? 

< l'ater, > i;iqu;t, 1 ignosce illis, (juia ncsciunt quid 

faciunt". » Noiine poteral contra eos superius vel 

ccElum perfringere, vel ipsos lerra; bialibus abo- 



[jtETaxapd^ai xou '::po)-OT'j:TOU xdXXou? ttjv [itt[j,T)(Ttv 
ei; eioiyOe? Tt xa\ a[J.op90v irpotjtoTiEtov , 5:3 tojv Au- 

TTapWV XpOJ[JtdT(UV, dv-l TOU A£3-0TtX0U EtOOUs TOV 

TTJ; xaxfa; ya.p!iy.tr\p3. axtoypa^TjiavTa?. 'AXXi tbj 
£a-i 6uvttT6v , xaOapi twv dp£TiJJv td )(^pi'oy.a-a, 
xaTd -Ttva T£xvtxi)v [Ji(|iv ■Ttpbj aXXr,Xa duYXcXpa- 
[j.Sva, TTp?/; TT)V Tou xdXXou; [j:t|jtT,criv 7T.7paXa;ji6d- 
v£iv, U)TT£ ■[•EviiOttt 'fj^J.a.; t?,j £:x(5vo? eix(3va, 6t' 
evep^ifo^jj 10; o:<Jv xe [J.t[iLT;i£to; £x;j.a5a;jtivou; ■zh 
T.poKovj-ov xa).5,o;, w; iiTOtii 6 IlauXo;, (jit;j.r,TT;; 
T0'j XptaTOu 6ti Tou xaT' dp£Tr)v piou Ytv(j[jt£voi;. 
E! ol xp'1 5^*^ "^^ '^°''*' ExaCTOV 6:£bxptVTiaai T(o 
XoY^o, ot' uiv 'f) TT); Etxovo; (j.tijir|Cii; y:v£Tat, ev 
Xpt"j[j.a if) Ta7:givocj)poJ'JVT). « MdO£-£ » Y^p. 9r,3\v, 
« d-' e;j:o'j, oTt -pHio; t'!-','-'-, >'-A -a~ii\ib; Tf, xap- 
6;a. » "ETipov yp{)i[x:t, ■?) [xaxpoOu[jt(a, if) TriJo; t^ 
E:-/tovt Tou dopdTOU 6£0'j E-t^aveiaa; i\Ii/aipd Te 
xa\ i,CXci, xa\ 6£a[j.d xa't [jidaTiY£?, ataYiSvE; jSazi- 
Cd,u;evat , ■rcpiScrojTrov l[inTTU(5[jtevov , vaixov TiXTjYaij 
£x6£5o;j;evov, xpiTT;ptov asefjl:, d-dcpaat; d-r^vr;;, 
aTpaTiiJJTat Tr,g axuOpto-rj; d7;o'.;jaa£io; xa-OTpu- 
9(ijvTc;, £V xXeuaa(jiot? xa\ eip(ov£t'atj xa\ Tai; ix 
xaXdptou TrXrjYaT;, f,Xot, xai X^'''l. ^-^^ 5?o; xa\ TrdvTa 
'ui5£iv(>TaTa, dv£u aitta? outtji TTpofraYd.cjtcva, (jiaXXov 
6c u7t'£p TT); TToXu-poTiou e'J£pY£a(a; dvTio:5(i,a£va. 
Tt;ojvxa-i T('jv TauTa 7:oiO'jVTtov f, cf.iJ:u'ja; t niTep, 
a^jYX^^^P^O^^ov a'jTotj • o'J yip oioaat t( Ttoiouii. 1 Mr\ 
oOx rjv 6'jvaT%v fivwOEV a'JTOi; a'jT5v i7:i^;ii)|at t6v 



Jere, vel dimovere ex propriis ter«ninis niarc, et ^. oupavV/, ■i^ X'''^!'-'''''^' T^? ^acpavtaat to'j; u6ptaTi:, t\ 

«:..:! . -..1 _...i u .. 1 :.: i c..-\.'!.. L'C. . _.".. :?.'.... ::,.... _^.. fi i.1 .*. 



vorygiiiibus tcrram suliinerg',;ie, vel Sodoniitieum 
iguis imbrcin dciiiittere iinico verlio, vel aliquod 
aliud aterbum siippliciuiii irrogare? 

Attamcn b;r;c oiiinia mili palienlique animo 
peitulit, vitaique t;ix' pi;r seipsum Icges palientiic 
(ledit. Sie alia omniu in principe Dei iniagine licet 
intueri, ad quain qiii rcspicil, ct ad cjiis similitu- 
diiiem forniam exornal suam, ipse quoque (it 
iiiiago Dei iiivisibilis per tolerantiam cxpressa. 
Qui autem Ecclesiac caput Cbristuin csse didicil '*, 



e7:£x6aX£tv 'i^io xtov iSiojv optov Tr)v OdXaaaav, xa't 
TOt; ,SuOot; 7:otr,3at tt)v ytiv u7:o6p'Jx:ov, r] Tf,v i;o5o[j:i- 
':f/.7)v a'JTor? £7:i8aX£iv to'j 7:up6? £7:o[j:6pfav, r) oX;.o 
Tt 7:otr|aat Tiov axuOpioT^uiv 6ti T:poaTdY;ji.o-o; ; 

'A/.Xi TauTo l^vEYXEV ev 7:paiTr,Tt xa\ [jiaxpoOu- 
(j.£a, 6 Tto 0(0 ^ciij 5:' eauToiJ 'jO(i.oO£T(ov t^ [Jtaxpd- 
Ouixov. OuTto xa't Td SXXa 7:dvT0 7:£pl Tr)v Trptot^STU- 
7:ov Tou 03O'j sixiSva Kartv ioetv, izphi t;v 6 pXexctov, 
xa\ xot' exe!vr,v Jvapvui- xaXXco7:!J(ov Tr,v i^uToiJ 
y.op(fr^'/, eizijjv xa't auTi? y'.'/c-ai. tou 0£ou to'j dood- 
TOf, 6:a Tr,; •J;:o(tovi)? ?ti)YpacfO'J[/.£vo;. '0 6^ x£'ya- 



T.as, 



Uom. vii', l-2s(||. "• I rvir. 11, 22. '•» I C ir. iv, 13- " Mattb. xi, 29. *' Luc. xxiii, .5i. " Epb. 



?75 l)E PEUFECTA CUIUSTIA.M FOUMA. 57< 

).fjv X?,.; 'Exylr^jla; •cliv Xpia-hv slva; [jiaOajv, xoixo A ilUiil iii priiiiis cofjitel, iiiiain csse c.T))ilis ct siili- 

Ttfi^ TidvTojv SiavoEijOti), oti raja y.e9a).r| Tto Ci-oxsi- jccti Cdiporis iialiiram, el singiila iiieiiihra ciiiii 

;i ^vio otijjiaT'. 6j;.09uf,c £(Jii xa\ i[Ji,oo'j3io;, xa\ fiia lolo iialiirali qiiadam iieccssiluiliiie coiijiiiicta 

t(? Jan Tw\ xaO' Exasxov nsJ.tuv iipbi -A 6>.ov (iu[ji- cssc, (iiioc parlcs loli ita coiu iliat, iit iiiiro coii- 

cputa, 6ia (J.ta; auiJt-v&;a; y.a-Eyyci^oii.i'iTi «pij xa seiisu iiilcr se conveiiiaiit. Ex quo fil iil, si (piid 

yipi] Ttp T:av-\ xrjv au[jLzaOe;av. UJxouv t'i xt xou extra corpus est, iil ctiani a capitc oiiiiiiiio scjun- 

aw[Jtaxd5 aixiv ix-h^, xouxo xa\ nfio; xt;v xi^aATjv ctuiii sit. Kx lioc igitiir iiililliginius, ([iioil natiira 

irdvxdj; «A>.oxpito; sx-'- nat5:u3'. xotvuv o;i xouxtiiv caput csl, iJoni fieri siiigiila iiicnibra, iit (11111 ipso 

6 X6fOi i)ii.oi<;, o-ip iax^v i] xvstu.i] xaxi xr.v 'fuitv, capite proprie amicetiue consenliaiil. Nos aiilein 

xouTo X3.\ xa xaO' exacxov yivsaOat [AJ>.r,, tva t.[A; iiieiiihra sunius, (iiii in Clnisti corpiis coalcsciiniis. 

•CT]v xEtpaXijv oixiioji; ?/(]. 'IIjjtEi^; os jj[jicv x3t \iii.i], Quare si quis incinbriiin Cliristi tollcns, ctliciat 

0! ei? x6 a(ii[jia xou Xotaxou auvxsXouvx:?. E£ xoivuv iiieiiihriini nicrelricis ", liic raliicni iiiiproLiic illiiis 

x;; apa;x6 [jt;>o; xou Xptj-oC, rocf.arj [jisAO; ^ipv)]; • liliiilinis laiiquam ylaUiuni airipicns, por lianc 

cT(5v xiva (jtd)(a>.i3av 5[ji6a>.tov xr,v dxiXaaxov Xuaaav, pravam perlurbalionem mcmbrum prorsus abs*;in- 

fi'.i xo'j TTOvrjpou xo'Jxou -dOou; -b \i.f/.oi T.i.v-i'>q xr]; dil a capiic. Sic iteni reli(|iia malitia; iiislrunicnia 

xs^aXf,; f,XXoxp!(ija£v. Ouxto 51 xa\ xii >.oi-3t xf,; xa- suiit vcliili gladii, (iiiibiis mcnibra a proprio cor- 

xia? Spyava, (jtd/a^pat fivovTat, o;' wv x3t [i.i\t\ xo'j poie anipiilaiitiir, cl oiiinia sejuiiguntiir a capite, 

(Tu;jitj!uoi;? dT:ox£;jtvExai ato[jLaxo;, xa\ xf,? xj'.paXf|i; (luoriiiii seclioncm pcrturbaliones efficiunl. llt igi- 



d^popi^jxai ^rdvxa, xaOiij; dv xfjv xo.af v £V3,oyf;ari xi 
TidOr). "Iva ouv xoivuv sv xto xaxd cjuaiv oXov S;a[/.£vi) 
x?j atTi;.iut, Tip?); xf,v xjtpaXijv oixcito; £X^''^ Tpoaf,/;; 



tiir tdium corpus iii nalurnli amicitia cum capiie 
perinaiicat, a;qiuim cst ui inuliia concordia siiigiila 
item iiieiiibra iiiler se coiijiingantur. Quaniubrciii 



xa\ x3t xaO' Jxaaxov [jL^Xif), oTov xaOapivx(p Xd^j-to xfi? ciim ipsuin caput iioii iiioilii piirum , intcgrum 

ouaia; xf,v x£(:aXf;v auvxsXo'jvxa. Ei d'piOa,oaiav voou- casliiniquc sit , scd ipsa qiiodam modo piirilas, 

[jtjv xf,v x£(faXfiv, sv dyOapaia xpf) ■tdvxto; auvsaxd- integrilas el caslitas esistimetur, qu;ie sub cjns- 

vai xi ,uiXT). 0'jxto xa\ xd dXXa vof,;jiaxa, (jja f) xs- n>odi capiit nienibra conciiri iint , ea ilem piira, 

(paXi) vostxa;, xa\ e->. xojv [jsXtov dx(>>.ouO(jK saxi incoiriipla caslaqiio sint conscnlaneiim csl. De- 

xaOopaaOat, xf,v sipfivr,v, xbv dytaajjidv, xfjvdXfjOEtav, niiiiie quidquid ilc capilc cogilamus, ul pacem, 

xa\ ^xdvxa x4 xota'Jxa. Atd ydp xo'j Ytou xauxa xa\ sanclinioniam, veriialem, cl alia omiiia cjusdeiii 

xi xota'jxa ev xoT; (jiiXsat Ssixvuxat, xto au[j.(i)uio; gcncris, in minnbris qiioiinc conspicicnda suiil. 
t/\:w a'Jxi r.phi xf,v xs-yaXf^v [.tapxupstaOat • ouxtij; p Pcr Fllium ciiini li;re cl t:ilia iii nicmbris demon- 

EiTiJvxo; xou 'A-oax^jXou, tixt sxstvo; ,a6/ eoxtv fj xs- stranliir, quod ca iialiirali iiecessiludine cuin ca- 

9aXf], £§ auxoO Ss Tiav x?i oto(jLa ouvap[j;oXoYou[jif.vov pite colisciere sit leslimonio coniprobalum : cuiii 



xa\ au;j.6tBa'(5;Asvov 5;i ■jtdor,^; d:pf,?, xfjj xax' svsp- 
ystav iv [icxpio t/h; sxdixou (jiipou?, xfjv au^riatv 
xo'j a(o;jiaxo; ixotstxat. Ka't xo'jxo Trpoafjxst oti xo'J 
xf); xs'faXf|.; Sv(5[j.axo; T:at5su0f,vat , oxt los~zp £m 
xtljv C<-^ojv Ex xf,; x£(j>aX^; laxt xto ato;j.axt xb Tcpu.; 



sic Aposiolus dixeril, Chrislum esse capui, cx 
quo lolum coriuis couipactuin ct coiiiicxiim per 
omncm jiinctiirani sccundiim operationem in iiicii- 
surani iiiiiusciijusque membri aiigmeniiim corporis 
facit=». Illud pnBtcrca ex boc capiiis nomiue 



xi; ^v£p-^'£ia; sv5(5ai|jiov • S;' o'.pOaX[jio'j Yip xa\ dxof,; discere debemus : (lucmadiiioduiii iii animalibus ck 



xi xaO' £xaaxov s'JO'Jv£xai, r^ xs Sii Troottiv xivr.at; 
xa\ f) 6ti )(e;ptov cvspvsia • cj yip saxtv t) otp OaX(iO'j 
|.:f; £7:ta:5txo'jvxo; xiov aTxouSatO^xiviov, i^ [j;}] 5s-/o- 
y.£vr,c; xfi; dxof,; xf,v \j-fr^-'r^iv/, osovxto; x; xttiv 
7:poxst[Jisviji)v YSVEiOa; • ouxtu ypf; xaxi xf)v dXr,0;vT;v 



capi:c piovcnil coipori ad a;;eiidiim occasio ati|iie 
incitatio, siqiiidem el pcdiiiii ct nianiium iiiotus 
alqiie opera omiiia oculoruin ci aiirunn opc diri- 
giiiitur ; elenini nisi oculi praesinl saiagciili, et au- 
ris iiiipeiiuni cxcipiat, niliil cnriim qua; proposila 



x;;pa>.f,v xa\ fj^xa; zh a(o[jta xaTaX/,f,Xo); xtvsiaOat sunt rccle (icri polcsl : sic cx vcri capilis sentcii- 

T.phg 7:aaav 6p[j.T]v •/.a\ svEp-fEtav, o-ouT:sp 6 uXdaa; D lia corpus in rcbus omnibus niodo ad lioc, inodo 

xiv S^OaX^jiiv, i) 6 tfuxs'Jaas x6 ou; 'xaOr,Yf,a£xa;. . ad illnd agendiim dirigi et niovcri oporlGl, qiio- 

'E7:£\ ouv f) xs^aXf) xi d'/(jo gXi:t£t, xa\ xi [xeXt] 0£t ciinque ille qtii fiiixil oculuiii ci pSantavit aureiii ", 

irivxto;, xi •j(f.rip[joaiJ.sva zrj xs-paXTJ, s-saOat xt) xr,; ducel. Quando igiliir capul qiias siipra siint respi- 

x^;faXf,i; oSr^yia, xa\ 7:p?j; xi dvto xf]v ;lo7xf]V ix-'- cit, opus cst ul quic capiti aple siibiiexa siiiit 

"Oxav os Txptox^jxoxov xf;; xxiasio; etvat a'Jxiv dxo'J- nicmbra, ipsius capilis duclnui .scquaiitiir, cl ad ca 

oto[j.£V, xo\ Tipojxfjxoxov ix vExpojv, xat T:ptjox(5xo-/.ov qua; siipra sunt lciidaut. Verum quoniaiii eiim 

ev TtoXXot; dosX^^oi;, T:,oiuxov [j.£v xi; atpsxtxi; uito- esse priiniTgeniluiii crcatur.^ discimus '• ct primo- 



Xf,'yst; dr:o-S[j.T(o;jtsOa, t'o; 0'J5s[jtiav ouvr,YOpiav xf,; 
■novr,pd; a'JX(ov 6oY,aaxoT:o;ia; £x xdiv T:poxs;[j.svojv 
(5r,;jidxo)V kyyjotii. Msxi xa'jxa 6's xa\ xi irpb; xiv 
•r,Otxbv ^iov S;i xo'Jxo)V fjfitv 0'jvxsXouvxa xaxavofiaio- 



gciiitum ex iniirtuis''\ cl primogoniluni 111 nniltis 
IValribus"', primum quidem hiuicticas (ipiiiiuncs 
rcfiitemus, uipotc (|ua; nullum ex proposilis veibis 
pravo suo dogiiiati qua;rere pairociniiim possint; 



jj.£V. 'ETtstOT) yip x4v MovoYsvf; ©siv xiv xou Txavxi; deinde vcro qiiic iiobis ad vitam et iiiores cx liis 



"lCor. vi,15. "Ephes. IV, i6. =' Psal. xciii, 9. '" Coloss. i, 13. " ibid 18. »• Roni. vii., 20. 



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coii(liiri.iiI consMorcnuis. Ilosles i^iliii- Dci si nni- A Si^ijnoypyov, -?(V i| ou, xai Si' ou, xa't ev w -ca Tiawa 

griiiuiiu Domii , iiiiiversi cHfitorciii, cx (iiio ct pcr Ipyov el^vat ToiJ 0£ou, xa"t y.Tt3ij.a, xal iio!r[jia, ).i- 

(]iiciii el iii qiio oiiinia "', facUini csse (licimt cl yousiv oi 0:o[Jiax5t, xa't Sta roOto TraaY;; t?.? xTtJsiij; 

creatuiii a Dco, ideoiiue ul crealuia! fiatrcoi dici 7:pcoT(5Toxov auTbv XsyecOat , StopuovTat • i], <o; 

crealurai priuiogciiitiim asserunl, ciini iciiiporis (iSsAcfiv ZvTa t?,? y.Ttjjco;, [jt(5votc; toT? toO xp<5"'0'j 

juie lauluuiniodo prifccllal, qiicinailiiioduiii Uii- ■zpsafJiiot; aixciv TrpoTspsOovTx, tlj^ t?)v 'PouOiiji tiuv 

licn noii natiira , scd tciiiporis pr.croijativa propriis toiojv dosXtfiov, ou tpuast itpoTSTayi.isvov , ouj.di. toT; 

IValrilius pra'poncba'-ur : ilUid iiiipriuiis contra islos sx xp^v^u itpEiiSEtot; ■TtpoTEpsuovTa • TTpioTOV y.b/ 

dicciiduin cst, fiuindeni noii posse ct uiiigcnitiim ct toi/TO Trpb; exstvou? pY]Teov, o-t oOx £aTt t6v auT6v 



priiiiogenitum credi : aiit enini uiiigcuitus est, aut 
cx fralribus primogeniUis : si uiiigcnitiis, fralics 
iion liabcl ; siii fratruin priniogcnitiis, uiiigciiitus 
neqiie csse, ncque dici polest omnino. 
(luarecuin hicc nouiiiia in eodeni convciiire con- 



y.3.\ [Jiovoyevri xal TTptoTtSiokov 7:t(iTsUiCiOat. OOte yip 
6 [jtovoyEvr].; [jtsTi d5;V.p(Tjv voEiTat • oOts y.tJip"!? 
(ioE/.tfwv 6 -poiTOTOxo?, v.ovoysvf,; TiiivTio; out.- SiTtv, 
oiJTE XeyETat. 
Ou-/.ouv (i3U[jt6aTa £5Tt xa"t axotvibvr,Ta Tauta icp^^ 



jiingiiiue nequcant,' qiiod ficri non possit ut idciii aX/.T]),a ettI tqu auTou Ti voTj[jtaTa, to? (iSuvaTOv el- 

cl iiiiigcnitus ct priiiiogi'iruiis noniiiictiir, iu Scri- vat, Ta Suo t^v auTbv SvouijEiOat, xal jjiovoyEVTi xsV 

pliira aiitcin de Verlio illo, quod erat in iiriiicipio, -ptoTtStoxov. 'A/.Xi [Arjv et'pY|Tai itapa ttj? rpot'.fT;; 

dicatiir, uiiigenitus Deus, et rursus apud Paiiluin, iiEp't to'j ev iipyfj 5vto; Atjyou, o-t 6 MovoyEv^; 

1'riiiiogenitus oninis creatura; : veritatis judicio sic ©ei;, ElptoTiToxo; naiT); XTijEto?. 0'JxoiJv ^■ii![j.Epi(jai 

oportet lucc iioiniiia scparare ct distingucrc dili- T:po!ir]Xct Tto [j.u(jTr|p(to tt]; al.rfidai, JxdTspov Toij- 

gpulcr, ul Unigcnituiii inlclliganuis id Vcrbiim, Ttov Ttliv 6'Jop.(iTtov euisSto; Sta3TstAa'JTa • wite Mo- 

qiiod esl ante s:vcula; omnis aiitcin crealiiiifi iii voyEvri [jtsv Etvat tov Trpoattovtov Arjyov, tt); Ss [iSTi 

Cbrislo facts;, Verbum cariiem facliini cssc Pri- TXJTa sv tio XptsTto ysvop.^vri; xTt-jsto; -p(OT(iTO-/.ov 

niogciiiuini. Qnoilsi, qiio modo ille et iiriiiiogcni- ysvsiOat zh\i Atiyov, oapxa ysvii[AEvov. Ka"i SiTsp 'd-j 

tiis cx iiiorliiis, ct priiiiogeniliis iii inultis Irauibiis f,;j.t7 syysvriTat v(jr,[ia, iTpioTrJTOxov a-JTov rx vsxptjjy 

inlclligalur, didiceriinus, siiiiiil ctiain qiio inodo sivat [JtaOovTs;, xa't TrptoTotoxov sv TioJ.Xot; (i5s>.:foi? • 

sil creaturx prinio^enilus, cognoscemiis. Esl igi- exsTvo xa"t siT"t Tto 7:p(OTOT(5-/(o ttj; ZTtasto; axo/.o'JO(o; 

tiir cx morluis piiiuogenitus aiil primitise dor- vof]ao[Jisv. Ouxouv sx vsxptov [jiev TrptoTtiTOXo; ytvsTat, 

iiiieutiuin " fac.tus, iil omiii carni ad resurrcelio- q xT.a:p-/(^r^ Ttov xsxot;j.r,;j.^vtov yev6[j.svo;, 'iva doonofq- 

neiii ilcr apcrirct". Ciimque nos, qui iialura cra- q cr; (japx't Tf|V ava.T,aT.-j. Ka"t [j.eX).(ov -riiJias Sta tt;; 

ii:us filii ira;, coclesli generalione per aquam ct avioOs-;i ysvvf;(is(o,-, 6t' iJSaTo; xa't nvsu(jtaTo;, utou? 

Siiiriliim lilins Iiicis et diei filios esset elleclurus, f;[j.spai; xa\ uiniji; tpioTb; (iirEpyiiCsTOat, to'J(; itpiTSpov 

cjiismodi gcncratione in Jordanis flumine dux ipse &vTa; Tsxva ipuast opyr;; , a'jTb; xaOr,yETTat t^; 

pnecessit, ut ad natiiia! no5lr;c priiiiitias Spirilus Tota'JT.-; ysvvf asoj; , ev tio (iEtOpt;) tou 'lopoav.iu, 

graliam attrabcret, id est ut oiiines cx spirilali ^Tr-t ttjv (iitapxTjvtn? t?'J!iE(jj;^[xtov,TT]VToij lI'jEu;j.aTo; 

rcgeneratioiie ad vilam generatos fralres ipse per yipiv e.T.:<!-rzaGi.ii.zvn;. "Q--z T.vr.aq toj; ex t?,; 

aquam ct Spiritum anlcgenitus constitueret. Ad 7:vEu[JtaTtxr,; (ivaysvvf^crsto; si; ?Ljf;v ysvviop.£vou;, 

«juiiidcm inodum crcatiir;c iu Clirislo geiicraUe ot5sXcfO'j; x(,r,\ia.zl7a: ToiJ 7tpoyEvvr|0EvTo; oti to'j 

i|>suni priiiiogciiilum cogitanlcs, ab opinioiie pia iJoaT6; ts xa\ IIv£U[jtaTo;. KaT<i xhv «'JtJ/v Tpoitov, 

n:iiiiiiie rcccsscriinus. Qiioiiiam igitur vetus crea- y_^\ ^j^^ i^ XptcjTto yzvo\i.ivr\: XTt!js(o; TtptoT^TOxov 



liira lr:iiisiit, pcr pcccatiim inutilis reddila, neccs- 
saiio posl liansitiiiii eoriim qiuc delela siiiil, siic- 
cessit iiova vitx crcaliiia, qu;e pcr regeiicralioiiciii 
et rcsurrficiioncm cx niorluis consliluiiiir, cujiis 



a'jT6v vooiJVTs;, oCix S^to yi'j6|isGa Tfj; Eiie6ou; CiTto- 
Xf^tJjEO);. 'ETtEtor] yap f; apyjxia. XTJjt; 7tapf;).0e Sti 
Tf,; (i[jtapTta; (ixpstojOst-a, (ivayxafto; Tf,v tiov dya- 
viiOsvKov TtapoSov StsSs?aT0 •?; yafjT) Tf,; Cojt;; xTt- 



piiiiccps aucloriiiie vil.-c primogeuitiis cst et ap- ^ ct;, ota tt]; tivaye-jvfjasto; xa't t?,; ex vsxpdiv dva- 

pcllalur. At(|ue lia?c quideni pauca sludiosis ad le- tjTdasto; <juvt:iTa;j:svTi • tJ; 6 dp/r.yb; tt;; Cwf;; •fiyr]- 

|)cllcnilos advcrsarios, cl ad pcrspiciciidain vcrila- (jd[;.E'jo;, itptoT^TO-xo; tt;; fof;; ytvsTat xa\ 6vo;;.d- 

tein satis eriinl. Qiiarc jam qiiaiu utilia sint \\xc fsTat. 'A),).' OTtto; xph ^ph^ tou; dvTtTSTay[i.evou; 

\erba ad virtutem el vitain, brevitcr porcurramus. exstv, 6t' 6).(y(j)v Tto'/ eipT;[jtd'jiov [SdStov «-/ yevotTO 

Ruben corum ipii post se geniti sunt fratres, pri- toT; 9iAOT:ov(OTi,oot;, a'jTapxr] tru[jt[Aax(av Ttp!); Tr;v 

ir.ogeniuis fuit "' : cognatioiiem aiilcin, qiia cum d^AfjOetav sxetv. "OTtto; S' dv cpavsfr) tJuvtsXouvTa 7tp4; 

ipso coiijiincti crant, sigiium quoiiiic In cis porsiii- tov xaT' dpETr]v j3tov Ti ^iip.aTa xauTa, Sta ppa/iojv 

(uiim priiiiogcnito siinile tcstabatiir, iit fratcriia e::sXsu36|jiE0a • IIptoTOToxo; tjv tojv [ast' a'jT?j'j Sti 

sanguiiiis conjuuctio formse similitiidine dedaraia ys'/vf)cje(o; 7tapaxOivT(ov 6 'Pou6([Ji • (!)? £[iapT'JpEt 

igiiorari iioii possct. Qiiapropter si nos item eodem toT; [jtsT* auTbv yevvr|OsTjt Tf,v rtp?j; auTbv auyyi- 

niodoper rcgcncrationeni aqiia; ct spiriliis Doiniiii vz'.a-i 6kTzi,tfa.'.v6ii.ivo^ a\fzrjti; yapay.-zrip, oiy.£i(i}i; ~(,h; 

fiatrcs gciiiti siimus, qiii propler iios factus csl T?r/ 7tpioT6TO-xov sxtov, wits [at) dyvosTaOat Tr]v dosX- 

?'. Rom. XI. oC. " I Cor. w, 20. "'I Tlicss. iv, 15. "'' Ccn. xxix, 52. 



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DE PEUFECTA tlllUSTIANI EonMA. 



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ttirrjTa, Sii -rj^ xa-i Trjv [Ji.op9r;/ 6ito^.6-.rizo; y.7.;j~u- \ priinogoiiiliis iii iimUis fialiilius, acqiniin csl iit 



po'J|jLivr,v. Ojxouv £i 6ii xr\; «ipioTpi-ou dvayjvvrj- 
cEtu^, TT,? 6'.' uoaTO? xa\ 7:vi'J[xaTo:, xal r^ii-iii oiosX- 
<jio\ TO'j Kupiou yEy6-J0L]xzv, to'j oi' ■f];j.ai ys'''^^'^''^'^ 
i:pioTOT(ixo'j £v •liOAXot? aSjAcfoij • dx(W.o'jOov av eVt), 
6:a Twv Toij p{o'j /apaxTTjpcov e-iSsixvu^iv xtjv 7rp6; 
0'jTiv i.y-/^:s-dii-i • ejji.;jL0p:fOi5[XiVOu xrj ^cu^ •r;yi(jjv to'3 
TTpiij-OTixou T?.; XTt3:io?. Ttva 51 yapa/.-T^px tt;j 
ex:ivou liopciTi^ zapi tt;.; Tpayf;; [jt£[iaOr;xa'i;v ; "Ov 
7:oXXor;stpf|Xa[jtev, oth 'A[jiapTtavouxi7iotr,siv, o'J6o 
eupeOrj 0(5Xo; iv tw cTTdjjiaTt auTO'j. t Ouxouv et y.i\- 
Xot|jiev doeXtfot y;pr,|iaT^eiv to'j xaOriYT,aaijte'/ou ■fi[ji(I)v 
Tr,? Ys^vfjTeto;, -zh dvafiapTTiTov t?,; Cojtis fj^Jiwv 7:1- 
CTtodSTat Tr]v TTpbj £x£tvov suYYivctav, [xrjosvi? ^u- 



vila; sigiiis iioslr.Tin ciiin ipso ncccssiliiilineni 
oslciulaiiiiis : vilic ciiini iH)slr;c foiniaiii iiiiprcssit 
liriiiKigciiitiis crcaUii';c. Qii;« aiilciii sil cjiis forinae 
noia, ex Scriplura sa;pe coninienioravinins. f Qui 
peccaluni, » iii(|uit, « non fccit, ncc invcnliis cst 
doliis in orc ejiis'-'. « Proiiule iilriini illiiis qui 
gcncralioiie prxccssit apprllari fratrcs ileLicaniiis, 
iniioccniia viia! lcstinioiiiiiiii chibit, si niilla nia- 
cul;i a puriiaiis conjiinctionc nos separaverit. Proe- 
lcrea jusiitia esl priniogeniliis, et saiiciificatio, ct 
cliaritas, et rcdcmptio, ct alia cjiismodi. Qiiil;us 
si vila iteiii nostra fiicril insignila, adco pr;cclara 
pra:bcljiniiis iuistr;c iidliilitatis indicia, ut, qiii ill;i 



Tcou TTJ? itp6j Tr,v xaOap(3Tr,Ta ouva'.;st'a? ■?i|Jiai; conspcxcriiit in nostra vita, ipsi (iiioqiie nos Cliri- 
«•fopCv^ovToj. 'AXXit xa'i 6txai03'>/Tj xa\ 3.y:oia-^j.bi ^ sti fratrcs csse, siiit tcstcs futiiri. Ipsc onim cst 



TptoTiiTOXijj eaTi, xat dYiT:^;, xa\ d-oX^JTptojt;, xal 
Ti TotauTa. 0'Jxouv st 6ti Tdiv Toio'JTtov xa\ 6 f;[jti- 
TS,oo; xa,oax-r,p'JotTO pioq, bjci.pyr\ T^apSiiJ^JteOa Tf,^ 
e'jYsv£ta; f>,a(ov xi Yvtoptj^jtaTa, iosTe zhv Tau-a ev 
Ti) Jtoii xaOoptovTa Tfj f,[jisT^pa, 7tpoi(jtapTupstv f;[jiiv 



qiii rcsurrcctioiiis ncbis aditiim patcfccit, ct ob id 
priinitiie donniciitiiini factus esl. Nos igitiir oniiics 
rcsnrrccluros iii iclii ociili in novissima tuba '" 
pcrca dcmonstravit, tiiiu qiia: in seipso, tuin quae 
iii caslcris qui a inorlc tcncbantur, cfTccit. 



Ti^v Tipi; Tbv XptJTiv dosXtpdTTjTa. A'JTi? •(i.p ejTiv 6 dvot^a; fijjttv ti-jV 0'jpav Tf;; dvasTdiso);, xa't oti 
wjTO dnapxr) t<Iiv xsxot,aTi[jtsv(ov yevtSiJLsvog. "Oti [ji^v ouv ^rdvTc; dva3Trjj(5[jts0a iv az6y.oi, iv poTzr) d^OaX- 
(Jioij, ev Trj kT/^i-r^ ail-r;-;i • to'Jto c^st^sv, oF? ts scp' 6auT0'j xat oT? k-X Ttov XotTcoiv, t(ov \i-h to'j Oa- 
VJ.TOU xpatr,OsvT(ov, £zotr,c;£v. 



Ou [j.T]v i'jTi xaTaiTadtj sv Tto |j.STi TauTa [iuo 
itavTaj Tou; ex tou Tr,; yf,.; yw\i.a-Qi dvaiTdvTa; 
Ex6s£sTai, dXXi « no,osu(j(3ii.e0a, 1 ^Tjatv, « 0! y.b/ Ti 
dyoiOi 7totf,aavTs; , et; dvdjTacrtv Ctorj; • oi 5^ xi 



Vcriiin iu ca qusc fiitura est viia iioii idem onines 
e terr;c tiiiiiulo surgentes cxcipit status , scd 
I Ibiint, » inqiiit, « qui bona feccrunt, in resiir- 
rcctionein vilc, qiii vcro mala cg'irunt, in rcsiir- 



calJXa 7:pd|-/vTsc, ei; dvicjTacitv xptctsoji;. 1 "nciTE et' p rcclioneni Jiidicii '''. i Qiiamobrem si cujiis vita ad 



T'.vo; 7:p&.; Trjv tfo6spiv sxstvrv xaTay.ptstv 6 pio; 
pXiiTTSi • ouToc, xav 6ii tti; avtoOsv i-svvfijsio? Tot; 
dSsX^ot; Toij Kuptou (juvapi9[jiou[jt£vo; T'J/ri, xaTa- 
(}stJ6£Ta'. Tou 4v6[jta:o;, Iv Tri [Jtopcpij tti; xaxia; -f,v 
T.ph; t6v itptoTCjToxov dYxtsTsiav dpvo'j;jtsvo;. '0 6s 
[jisjiTT,; 0SOU xa't d/0pto7:o)v, 4 6t' JauTou suvd~o)v 
Tio 0s(p Tb d'jOp(o7:tvov, c-/.stvo ciuvaTtTst [Jidvov, 07:sp 
iv tfi; 7tpb?0s6v (iu[ji;futac a^tov f,. "iJciTtsp 0'jv t!jv 
JauTO'j SvO,oto-ov Tri 6uva;j.st -f,; OscJTTjTog ^auTio 
7:poi(,oxsito(is, [J.spo; (JcV Tf,; xotvfi; (fjasojg 5vTa, 0'j 
[U]'/ Toi; udOsjtv u7:07:s7:T(oxdTa Tf,; (p'JcJso); Tot; st; 
dijtapTiav ixxaXou[jtsvoi<; ( 1 'A[jtapTiav » y^p» fiow, 
( oux £7toiT;asv, ou6i eupiOr) 6(>Xo; iv tCi csz6ii.a-i 
OJTO'J » )• ouTO) xa't Tou; xaO' sxasTOV TTpOdd^st tt) 



foiniiibiiiilain ilhini spcctat coiidcmnationcm, is 
tamctsi per regencrationcm ad fialrum Doinini 
numiruin forte ascriplus sit, nomcn ementitiir, in 
inaliti;E forma nullam ciim priinogcnito cognatio- 
ncm pra! se ferens. Medialor autcin Dci et liomi- 
iiiim, q;ii per seipsum geiius liuiiiaiuiin conjiingit 
Hco, soliiin illud coiijiingit qiiod ca conjunclione 
sit digiium. Quemadiiiodiiin virtutc divina lionii- 
ncm induit, eatenus quidcm liiimaii;« natur;ic parti- 
cipcm, III nullis nalune pcrtnrliaruiniluis ad pecca- 
tinn cxcilanlibus subjaccrcl: « Pcccatuiii » enim, in- 
qiiit, « non fccit, iiec invenliiscsl dolusinore cjiis: » 
sic linmincs singiilos ad divinitalis cominimionem 
adducct, si niliil ea divinitatis conjiinciione in- 



cuvacpsia Tf,? QsdTtiTO?, et ^rfihi iT.i.yovjzo Tf,s T.phi; D dignuni allcrant. Si quis iiiinirnni vcre sittcmplum 

•tbOstov (juva'psia; dvdctov. 'AXX' s'i ti; iXr,9to; stri 

0£ou vab;, [itiosv xaxiar stoojXov xa't dcpi6pu[ia ev 

iauTO) Tcspie/tov, outoj uTtb tou (jtsaiTou 7:p?is (istou- 

otav Tf,f O^OTT.To; 7:apaXT,cfOf,3STat, xaOapft; yvjo- 

(isvo; TTpb; Tf,v 07:o5o-/f,v Tf,; a^JTO^j xaOapOTrjTo;. 

0'jTS yip sE; xa-/.dTS-/vov 6u-/f,v eiaeXs^JssTat aocpia, 

xaOcos 6 Xdyo; (|)ti3\v, outs 6 xaOapb; tt) xapoia aXXo 

Tt TTapi Tov Osbv oV sauTtp ^Xs7:st • C) 6ti Tri; dcpOap- 

aia; 7:poaxoXAr,0s\;, iyzh; sa'JT0u 7:a3av TfjV dyaOfjV 

paitXsiav eos^aTO. Ma"AXov 6 dv vi^jotTO fi[jitv xaTa- 

.favs? xh XsYojisvov, et Tf,v to'j Kupiou 9tov7]v, fjv oii 



tf,; Mapiag 7:pb; Tou; d7:oaTd"Aou; 7:S7toir,-at, rrp^j 



Dei, nullumquc nialitiie siinulacrnm ant staluam 
conlincat, is a incdiatore, ut divinitatis partice|is 
fiat, admittcliir, cuin purus sit ct ad puritatem 
ipsiiis suscipicndani idoneus. Ncquc eniin in ma- 
levolam aiiimam, nt scrijilum cst ", introibit sa- 
liiciilia, tt (jiii iiiuiidiis cst corde, nibil in seipso 
pi;i'ter Dcuiii vidcns. incurriiptciiue ipsi colntrens, 
omiic boiiuin rcgniim in sc aecepil. Cietcrum id 
qnod dico, magis pcrspiciiuni ficl, si vcrba qiue 
Doininiis apostolis pcr Mari;iin niinliari volnil, 
considcrabiiniis : « Asccndo, » iiuiuit, « ad Patrciii 
nHiiiii cl Pairem vcstrum, et Dcuin meuin el Deuin 



•' I Potr. 11. 22. "1 Cor xv, 



' Jciaii. 



S.ip. I, 4. 



-^^ S. GflKCORII NYSSENl 2"?0 
vcstium •■■'. , n;ec enim ait meJiator inler Palran A xnv aa'^f,vc..av zCo. £ipr,|.ivtov a..i.rapa>.a6oi..£v 

el abdiealos aiios, qui j,m>iicos Dei reconciiiavit ,.nop..Jot.ai, , 9T,a\, , ^p^.; t.--v Ilar^pa jxo.j ' xa\ 

verse et soh DivmiUli. Nam quia per pecealuui n.-.Tipa uijiwv, y.al 0;,5v pio.j xai Babv ui^.iv. , TaOTa 

juxla proplielieuni sennonem alienali sunl l,on.iu,-s yip 6 ij.eatTr;c [.cTa^u to.^ IlaTp?.? y.al Tiiv a^xrpO- 

a vivilKa vulva, ct erraverui.l ab ulc.o in ,,uo x-,.r/ cf>na\v,6 6t' ^a-JToO tou,- e/Opo.j,- Toii ©soG xax- 

formal, fucraut, pro vcrilale mendacium loqueu- a).).a?a,' -.ft alrfii^r^ xa\ (.(ivr) ©Eo-rTt. 'ETOtSi, vip, 

lcs •, idc.rco uatura; eomuiunis pri.nilias per eor- xaTi t^v ^rpo^riTcxov Uyo.', ar.vlozouoQv.a-^ Tr; 

pus et au.mam assumens, easque nulla n.ali.ia Cc.o^to.^ (.f,Tpa,- ota Tf„- aj.apxta, ol avOpco^t, xat 

nustas aut eoutau.inalas i., se conservans sa,.c.as i^h t?.? ra^Tpi; J7r).avri0r,aav, iv ^ £,r).a.Or,.av, t^ 
elTee.t : ut eas iucor.-upias dedicans Pairi, simul 



etiaui tralierct quijquid eis natura el genere co 

gnalun: cssel, et eos, qui abdicati rejceiique fue- 

rant, lil.os redderet, et i„i,nicos Dei diviuiiatis 

cjus participes faceret. Ut ergo massse primiii;e 

piirilaie atque innoceuiia vcio Patii ct Di-o con- 

ciliatoe sui.t : sic etiam nos, qui massa sunius ^ 

i.sdem ration.bus cum veritatis Patre conjunge- oi^^Tat to.:.,- a^roxrip.JxTo-^j? el? Tr]v uloOscriav, xa> 

niur, si med,ator,s innocentiam et constantiam to.j,- ^xOpou,- toO fc);oG ei,- tIjv t?,,- Oeottitoc auxoO 

pro viribus imitabi.uur. Sic euim erimus unige- jjisTouatav. O.JxoiJv, iiaTOp f) (i::apx^ xoi: cpupdiiaTO?, 

n.t.Uei coro..a ex lapidibus p.etiosis. honor et oti xaOapoTrjT,;,- ts xa\ iraOsta,- 'cxuC.^ tS «.r,- 

glona per vitan, effecti. Nam Paulus dicil, quo- Of^w naTp\ xal &.€> ■ outw xal f^^zX; t6 ^.jpaaa. 

ii.am < M.niiisti euin paulo niinus ab angeiis ", , 



tJ-EuSoj ocvtI TTi; aXriOsla? XaXriaavTe?, toutou x*P'".' 
TJ)v d-apxT]v Trjc xotv^? 9'j!Jeu>; dva),a6a)v, otiktj/uxfi? 
TE xat Giiiimio:, iytav i7to(r,3c, Trdiir,; xaxta; djjtt-,-Ti 
TS xa\ dTiapdocXTOv a.JTfjV tv JauTtjJ otaaiuia? • tva 
Ta.JTr,v dvaOs\(;, 5ta tt,; dcpOapita?, tiI) IlaTp\ xr\i 
dyOapsia;, t7uvs~icjzdar,Tat ot' a.JTij; uav ih c:\jf- 
fsvk; xaTi Tr;v ^.jaiv a.j-ii xal 4pii-^u).ov, xat T^po^- 



propter cruciatum inorlis. Majoies cn.m nnsiros 
in spi.iae naiuram ob peccalum convcrsos sibi ipse 
ex mortis dispositioue coiona,n lccil. et spinam 
iu honorcm ct glnriam patiendo commulavit. Qi.o- 
circa cu.n scmel niundi peecalu.u sustulcrit, et 
«apiti co.onam de spinis acceperit, nl c.v boiio.e 
it gloria coronam conle.ve.el, non parvum pci- 
culum est, ne aliquo modo p,opter impiobani vi- 
lam tribuli esse et spina; depiehenda.nur : aique 
ita in media Domini corona, .lua; per communio- 
nem coiporis |.ji.s (it, ii.serti, voccm illam jusiam 
omnino exaudiamus : « Aniice, quomodo huc in- 
irasti, no.i habens vcsleni uuptialein ««? h quomodo 
lc, cum esses spina, inter eos (jui ad coionam 
meam cx bonore ct gloria conliciendam apii sunt, 
contcxuisti? . Qna! conventio Chrislo ad Bclial ? 
Quae pars fideli cum inlhleli? Qua; societas lii 
.id tenebras "? , 
Ydfjtou 



6td tcTjv 6[jioiojv iSoiv Ttu IlaTpl Tr,; d'iOaps(a; xoX- 
Xr,0r,Jt!f.'.:0a, Std to.j i.n;j.7jcjaj0ai, xaOi").; dv ^ 6uva- 
t4v, tou jjisaiTOu xh dTiaOi; ts Y.aX dvaXXoi())Tov. OiJTto 
vip S30[jts0a To.j Mov^ysvou; 0so.j sTs^avo; kx XiGcov 
Ttactjjv, Ttjj.T] xa\ o6£,'X 6td to.j ptou ysvdptsvoi. ir\a\ 
yip 6 riauXo; , ot: iBpax.J xi auTSv sXatTtosa?,, Sijt 
th ndOTifjta Tou OavdTou , « 7:api tou; dyY^Xou;. » 
Toui; rpoTspov et; dxdvOrj; tptjciiv (iSTaTsOsvTai; 5ii 
Tr,; dpiapTta^, (JTs^avov ^auTto 5td ttj; xaTd tJjv Od- 
vaTov o!xovoi.ila; s-otricisv, sfi; Tt[JtT]v xal o6;av jjtsTa- 
aTotxsitoaa; 5td tou TrdOou; tt]v dxavOav. KIvSuvo; 
o.jv o.j [jLixpi;, d-a? tou at'povTOj ttjv djjiapTtav toO 
x6a[xou , Tbv i? dxavOtJjv 5TS'.favov dvaXa66vTOS xii 
xscfaXT], i^va 7:o:f,aT) Tiv sx Ttjjtf]; ts xat o.j?^; au[X- 
.tXsxoixsvov axicpavov, eupsOfivat Ttva TpiCJoXov £vt« 
Std Tou xaxoij ^iou xa\ dxavOav, sl-a sv jxsato ■Kff 
AsoTioTtxti) aTscfdvip 6ti tti; tou a(i[j.aTo; auToi} 
ci xofyojvta; Ttapsvscpcjjjtsvov. np"j; 3v epst TrdvTiD, ^j 
otxaia tfojvfi,- « Ilto; siaf.XOs; tlios, [j-f) e/wv £v5ajJ.a 



•v-djxou ; , Ilto; auvsTrXdxr;; toT; oti Tt[;.fi; xa\ o(j;7]; Tto spcto aTscfdvto 6vr,p[j.oa;jLsvot;, ctxavOa iov ; « Tt; 

xotvtovia Xpta-to rrpi; BsXiav ; Ti; (jtepl; maTto (j.£Ti drciarou ; Tt xoivbv tio cjjojtI npb; t6 axoTo; ; , 

Ne quando igilur vita nostra contra nos ejus- 'fi; av ouv [J.f, T[otla.j-d t:ots (SfijiaTa xaO' f,[ji(ov 6 

modi verbis compelletur, omni studio nobis in pio; fiijttTjv IxxaXiaatTo, e~t(iEXriT^ov av eC-r) tou irav 

e:im ciiram est iucumbc.idiim, ut spinosa omnia ^ dxavOtoSs; spyov ts xat (5f,,tjta, xat v(3T;[jta, 6ii Ttdar).; 

tuui facla, liiui dicta, tuin co^'itata cx omni iiostra t7,; Z<>>T]i ^o'J Pf^" -fKJtjJv dTroay.sudjaaOat, t'va t^ xa- 

viia convulsa projiciainiis, ut pura innocenliquc Oapa te xa\ dTcaOEi zoXi-eia Ttpt*) xa\ 6(5|a Ysvdjievot, 

vivendi ratlone honnr ct gloria eir.cia.nur, aliiiie ttjv tou Tra-jTb; xstpaXfjv 5t' iauTtov aTEcpavtoatojjiev, 

uiiiversi caput nobismelipsis uli re pieliosa co- (oaTrsp Tt xst(jif,Xtov xa\ XTf,[jca tio 4sa7:oTTi ysvti- 

ronemus. Nullius cnim rei vilis vult esse Don.iniis p.Evoi. OvSi^ht; yip dTi[j.ou xaTaSsxsTat Kupio; slvaf 

ille, qui glorioe Dominus est «". Quisquis igitiir ts xa\ XivsaOat 6 Tf,; 6(5=r,<; K.jpto;. O.Jxo.Jv 4 Trdaris 

iii homine tum abscondito lum manifesto abhor- daxTi;JioauvT]; te xa\ pSsXupiaj dXXtiTpto;, xaTd ts 

ret ab oinni turpiludine el vanitale, ciii.i, qui t'jv xpUTiTbv xa't (fatviixsvov dvOptoTiov , 5sa7:(3Tr,v 

gloria; non itrnominiae Dominus est, silii p.iiit.i|)oiii sau-ou irotstTat t5iv 5i^Yi; xa\ oiix dTt[Ala; KtJptov 

conslituit. Prcelcroa priiicipium est : alque adi.o ivTa ts xal XEytijjtsvov. "EcTt y.aX dpxf] • dpxT] 6s 

rernm oin.iium principium uiinime alicnun, ab iis, TravT^; rpdYiJtaTo; o.Jx dXXoTpito; vphi Ti [isS' 4au- 

quae ex ,pso consequuniur. Qua„,obrein si quis vi- tt]v ^xst. E: yip Cw^ ''^'1'^ ^PX^^ ^tvai ti; ipiaatTo • 

"Joan. XX, 17. «• Psal. i.v.i i. " Ilebr. ii, 7. « .Malth. xx.i, 12. "II Cor. v., 15. " P-al. xx.ii, 
a., lU. 



281 



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282 



Cioij TiivTdJj y.tX if) [is-i ifjv ipxr;! Ej-ai vooij- A lain piiiicipiimi iloiiiiioiit, vila uiiminn posl inin- 



(isvov • y.a\ zi ifwq ^ ipx^> ^'^i "^^- "^ (JiJ"3t "TjV 
dp/rjv vor,Or;ji-ai. Tf o-jv oii ToO tijTcOcIv au-tv 
elvai lipxV'' (i)9s).ou[ji36a ; T6 y^'^-'''°" xoiouxou^ 
•f]iia;, oVav elvai xrjv opxfjV 7)[icov zeTz-.jTSuxaaev. Ou 
yip ax(5T0'j? ipxTj xb cfw; 4vo[Jia^£Tai • oJ5^ tt;? Cwt;? 
£i; opxT;v TSTay^aivr,; , Tiv Oavaxov t6 S'jvsx^? t?,? 
5(i)r|i; ivoT;ja}ji:v. 'A/,/.' si [Jirj Ti; AiAO^uoJ; irpic t^ 
xaOriYO'J[X£vov ^xoi, 6t' araOsia; -/.a^ apcTT;; Tfj opxfi 
ouvaTiT(5[jievoj, oux Sv yivoiTO to'Jto'j dpxr] , ^ TtJiiv 

6VTtOV lipX^. 2X0T£1V0'J p(0'J , 6 XOI^JlO-XpiTlijp T0'J 

axiiTO'j;, ipyri • Tii; OavaTT)-f rjpo'j i;iap-;a;, 6 Sx'^''' 
Tou OavaTou zh xpoTo;. OJx cJtiv ojv oii [loxOripa; 
Ctof;; u~?) tt;v Toij cxotou; apxi;v TETaif^jiivov , Tr;v 
■rtavT?); ayaOou opxT)v 4auT0'j £lvat Xiysiv oipx'1'' ' '^^'J 



cipiuiii iiilullijjcliii'. Si liix csl principium, cl ca 
posl priii('i|)iiiiii c(igil;il)iliir. Qiiiil i^iliir ciini (iri^ii- 
ciiiium cssc crciliiitcs assciiiiinuir? Id iiiminim, 
ut lales sinius, quale principium nostrum cssc 
credidinius. Ncque eniin lcnol)rarum principiniii 
lux dicitur; nc(|uc, cum ad principium vita sit 
iiistiliila ali|iie dirccta, cnni ordiiicm cl vilic eiin- 
liiiiKitioncm inortom csso diiliciiiiiis. Quod si ([nis 
natiirx siinilitiidiin' non sciiualiir principium, qiiod 
prrcccdit, ciiiiio aple innocenlia virliitciiuc colia;- 
reat, cjiis principinm essc non polcrit illc qui 
rcruin prinoipiiini cst. 01>si nra; toiicliricosa;i|iic 
Tila; priiicipiiiin cst imiinii isliiis ac tciiebrarum 
princcps ; nionirori poccali principium esl illo. 



Sk auTr,; ?x^"^'- °'*'''''*' » Toi; ■^rpb? t6 to;ov aYoOV/ B (jui morlis lialiol polcslatcm. Idoirco iiou potest 



Ti; Oiia; (fto'ji; £-/.).a;j.6avouai , ~b xa't ^oLsO.ix ot- 
xaioju-;r,? T£ xa\ £ipT]Vii; a'j-6v (5';o[jtaC£30ac. '0 vip, 
■ xaTi Tr;v 5toa3xa).!av Tr,? TTpoi^uxT;;, eXOstv £~' a'J- 
th'/ TfjV Tou 0eoij pautXeiav eux(5[jt£Vo;, [Jta0(jjv OTt 
Sixatoiuvr,i; xs xa\ eipf.vi]; e3t\ paii/eu; 6 aiaflivh^ 
Past).eu; , xiTOpOtuaet •KavTCo; Tto iSit;» piw tt;v 
6f/.atoi'JVT]v T£ xa\ etpTjvT^v, iva paatXeutiT), aiTtJJv, 6 
tt]; StxatoTJvr,; pasiXeij; xa't Tf|; £tpf,vT];. Ouxouv 
OTpaTo; [tkv voeuat Toij paatXito;, r.ajo ipeT-r) • Sti 
Yip Tr;; 6ixat03'JVT); T£ xa\ £ipf)vr,; Traja; 0'.[tai 
Seiv Ti; ap£Ti; voiiv • et Tt; ouv >.£tTcoTaxTf,ora; i.Tzh 
Tf;; TO'j 0£Ou (jTpaTta; , Ti] TrapaTaEst Ttjjv aXXotfi^J- 
),il)v JauT^v xaTa/.o^ete , Toij £'jpiTOu Tr,; xaxta; 
OTiXiTr,; -fEVQ^ZMo; , xa\ (Xrroouaaijtsvo; xiv Otopaxa 
Tf;; StxatosuvT;;, xa\ TOiav Tf,v etpr,vtXT]V TravTsu- 
Xiav • rao; oOto; utA Tbv pastXea Ti]; etpf,vr,; tayflr,- 
asToi, ^i'ia3-tc TTJ; (iXr,Oeta; Y^v(5[it£vo; ; Af,Xov Yip, 
OTt t6 £T:tir,[jiov a'JTou Tf]; OTiXiastjj; oeiEet tov ^aai- 
Xs'jovTa, avT\ Tf,; evaxtOYpacfOu^xevT); TOt; orXot; ei- 
x^ivo; ev tiJ) yapaxT^pt to'j ptou 5£txvuoJV Tbv xaO- 
T,YO'j[it£vov. 'fi; [laxopto; exei-.o;, i •j-tzh Trjv Osiav 
atpaTr^Yiav TSTaY^Jtivo^ , xa\ Tot; TaY[taTt TtJJv ev 
[.tuptajtv ap'.0[jioutjisvtov xaTeiX£Y[j;ivo;, xa\ [i.ixx Tf); 
xaxia; oti Tijjv opsTOJv o-XiJo;jts-Jo; , a: Tr;v etx^iva 
Tou ,3aaiXito;, to'j ivouaa[i£vou auTi;, evaTi[jta!'/ovTat. 
Ka\ t£ xpT) -epaiTipoj xiv Xi5yov TTpoaYsiv, ■naaa; Ti; 
tfijjva; , al; t^ tou XptaTou 6tEp;xr,v£'J£Tai 6vo[jta, 
■nrpoTtOsvTa tt] ixoXouOia Tf,; e;STijioj;, St' ajv saTt 



ciim, qni lionoriim omiiiiiiii priiici|)niiii cst, prin- 
cipiiiui suuin csse dicerc, qni suli tcnobrarum priii- 
ci|)io flagitiose vilain inslituit ; qiii vocos divinas 
ad propiiam nlilitatcm excipiunt, codcm nioilo aiii- 
niis aflicicni.ur, ciim jiistilia; pai isipic rcgom no- 
niin.ui Clirislum iiilclligcnt. Etonim qui ex pre- 
candi discipliiia oljsecrat, iit in seipsnm vcniat 
regiinm Doniini, cnm ciim <iui vcrc csi rcx, jnsti- 
tix el pacis regcm csse cognoveiit, jiistiiiaui 
prorsus ct pacem in piopria vita coniploclctiir, 
ut in se rex jusliti:c el pacis rcgnct. Quod si liujns 
regis exerciium virtules facinnt ( nam jiistitia ct 
pace arbitror virlutes onines inlelligi ) , qui Dci 
iiiililiam descrcns se tanqiiam nialilijc inventoris 
uiililcin, abjccto jiisliti;e lliorace et oinni armatiira 
pacilica , in acie advcrsarioriim coiislituct, qiio- 
niodo liic a vcritatc alicnus sub jnstiiiic rege col- 
locabilur ? Ejiis cnim armatnra! insigne plane rcgcm 
ip^iiis iiulicabil, qnippo qui vivcndi ralionc tan- 
qiiam iniprcssa arinis 111138106 diicem ostoiidat 
snnni. Qiiare beatus ille, qiii in divina niilitia 
consiiiiitiis est, ct ordinilms eorum qui in niillibns 
niillium nnnieianlur adscriplus *', contra maliliam 
virtulibus ariiialnr, qii;c iii co qiii ipsas inducrit 
imaginem regis denionstranl. C;olcriiin, quid est 
neccsse ut eas voces, qiiibus Cliristi iioimii cx- 
plic;Uur ct ad rcctain cx virtute vivcndi ralioiicni 
pervciiiuir, ciim ca nomiiiis propria sit vis, nt 



TQhi XVI Y.7.X ipsTf.v Jiiov oor,YT,Of,'/ai, ^xiiTou Svo- o nobis oniniiio ad vil;e perloclionoui condiical, pro- 



[jiaTo;, Sti xr\i oixsia; Ejx-jiasoj;, auvspYouvTii; ti 
T.iv-.tii; •f);j.tv r.fh; tt]v t&'j giou TEXEtioatv ; oXXi 
xaXto; t/t:'i iiv\x\ Tf,v Ttijv [nvr.ij.ovEuOsvTojv ivaxs- 
(faXattuaaaOat [ivf,p.r,v • io-TS Tivi YsveaOat x-'p- 
OYtoYiav f,[xtv Tp^; t^v to'j 't6yo'j axo-6v, ov i^ ip/r^ 
uiTEOetjteOa • ?T,ToiJvT£;, tm^ av Tt; xh tsXeiov £V 
55.UT10 xaTopOtoaEiev. 0*,u.at Yop, et as\ touto XoYt- 
i|oiTO, oTt xotvojvi; eaTt to'J T:poaxuvou[ii£vou (jvoi.ta- 
TO;, xaTO xh-56-;\).oi -tjijv OTToaTii/.iov XptaTiavb; xpT]- 
(xaTiJojv, dvoYxatoj; xa\ Ttov liXXijov 5vo[j.aTtov, ol; 4 
XptaT?); voetTat, xa\ i'.f' 5a'jToij SEt^at tt]v 5'jva[jitv, 
xoiv(0'/>j; e-/jaTr; xXf,a£co; oii Tou ,Siou Ytvo.utEvo;. 
Cliristus niinciipiilur, arbilror iii se ipso oslonsnrum csse poicstatoin. 
" Apoi-. vu, i sqi[. 



ponentcs, aiqne ordine di;cl;iraiilcs, longius pro- 
grediamur? cuin salis niea quiilcm soiilontia s;i, 
si ca, qux coinincmoravimus, mcmoria brovilor 
rcpotontcs iii sniiimam rcdigamus, (Hi;c nobis ad 
eiim finem laiKinam dux oxsistat, (Hioiii oralionis 
iiiilio proposuiiiuis, cuin abs le «imcrcretur, quo- 
modo qnis in seipso perfectnm vivcudi genus as- 
scqui possct. Si quis enim assidiie mcdiielur cl 
cogilel, se adorandi nominis cssc pailioipom, 
ctM aposlolorum instiluto Cbristianum dioi, onni 
ego singnlariim vilai appcllalionum compotcm fa- 
ctum, ncccssario ctiam alioium noniiiiuin, quibus 



S. GREGOnil NYSSENI 281 

Qnml :inlcm dico, sic fore liabot : Tria siinl qna; a OT-Sv •nXeyio • Tpia Ti xapax-r,p:;i;uva Toij Xpt- 

ctiavoO t!)v 3;fiv Eiit, -paJic, ),oyo^, svOufjiiov. 'ApZT] 



Clirisiiani viiain declarant aiqiie distiiigmint, aciio, 
sermo, cogitalio. Ex liis piimas oblinct cogitalio; 
secnmlo loco ponilnr serino, qiii conccptam cl 
inipressam animo cogilationcm vcrbis aperit et 
exponit : post cogitaiionem et sermonem aciio or- 
dineeollocatnr, quK animo cns,ilata faclis exscqni- 
ttir. Si qiiid liornm igimr nos, ul (it, ant ad 
agiMuInm, ant ad cogitxndum, aiit ad Inqnenilnm 
«liHii ; opus esl, ni omnia nostra inm dicta, inm 
facla, tiim cogitala ad divinam carnin nolioniim, 
qnibus Clirisliis dcclaratur, icgiilain sic dirigan- 
tur, ut niliil cogilcmus, niliil dicamiis, iiiliil facia- 
nins, qnod a suhlimi carum significatioiic reccdat. 
Naiu iii qiiidquid non est ex fide Paiilns pecca- 



yip yivsTat "/.(5^00 TravT^j ^ Siavoia- Sjutipovol [j.i-x 
■ZTi'j £vOuij.r,(7[v, 6 /'^Yo; £tx\, tr]v Jvtu-ojOETiav tfi 
i}'JX^ Siavotav Sia Tri? (fwvTic Jxy.a).u7CTtov. Tpi-r,v 
Sj Td|tv kTzb/^z: [i.zzx. zhv voijv xa\ t'jv yiyo^j f] rpa- 
E::, xh voTjOkv ei; ivipYsiav ayouaa. OJxouv, OTav 
si'.; Tt TOUTojv t)[a5^ axoXouOio; tw ^iy itpoiayaynTat, 
xaXioc Eyy. Tzxjzh^ xa\ ),oyou xa\ 2pYOU xa\ IvOujjit;- 
[jatoc ta 0£ta Tauta voTJ|jtata, 5t' uv 6 Kupto? vostTat 
xa\ dvojjtas^tat, St' dxpt^Eia? ETttoxOTtstsOat, jj.r, iS,b) 
tr? SuvdjJieti); tiov uiT,AtuV exjivtiiv Svo.v.dttov (pspi;- 
tai -fjtjLtTjv i) zb ^pyov, i) 6 Xiyor, ii t?j ivOu;jiiov. 'fi; 
Ydp 6 rJauAo; 9T;cjtv, ott Ttav, 8 [JIT) ex -iiteoj;. dfiap- 
tia ETtiv outoj; Sitiv Ik tou dxoXouOou vo'fi<:avta 



tum dicit'», ita nos coilcm niodo cogilanlcs plane B (sa.-^v>i ditoar^vacOat, ott TtSv 8 [jtii ii.: X.ot3T!,v i^ 



possumus anirmare, qiia>cunque non rcspiciuiit 
Cliristum, scu verlia, seii opara sint, seu cogila- 
tiones, illa omnia ad id omiiiuo speclare, quod 
Clirisio contrarium est. Qiii cnim exira lucem cl 
vitain csl, is iii lcncliris prorsiis ct morte non essc 
nor. potcsl. Qiiamolirem si, qiiod cx Cliristo non 
fit, ct diciliir et cogitatnr, illi, qiiod est bono con- 
trarium, conjiincinm cst : ex Iioc cuivis manife- 
sium fucrit, id quod binc colligiiur, scilicet, qnod 
relinquat Clirisliim, qni ab illo scjnnctiis e<l pcr 
quae vcl cogital aliquid, vcl agit, vcl loqiiilnr. Diviiia 
igilur illa PropIiela> verba verissima sunt : i Pnc- 
varicantes rcpulavi oiiincs peccalores tcrra!". t 
Ut eniin qui Clirislnii 



pYi;;ia, i] epyov, i; v(5r,[jia, ei; t6 dvttXEi;j.svov ttoXpt- 
ot(o —dvto); opot. 0'j yjp sstt t?>v S|aj (cojti; f^ foJTJj 
y;vi5,aEvov, [iijiV C7x5t£t Ttdvtto; i) ev Oavdtto elvat. Ei 
Toivuvtb [xi] xaTdXpttjtbv 4;EpYO'JpiEV(5v te xa\ ),a),o'j- 
[jiEvov, xa\ voo'J[j.Evov, TtpbjTitto dyaOio dvttx-i;.tevGv 
oixeito; ^X-'' '^^vt\ 6i^|).ov otv Ei'T], to Sti touttov dva-yat- 
vo,a£vov, ott doiT^attiv XptJttiv, i 'i^n) EX£i';ou -{zvi- 
[Ji-vo;, 8t' &v i] voettai tt, i) TTpdttEt, i^ cfOcYYS"^''- 

0'JX0UV d).T]OEU£l T) OEia TOU TtpOtpTjtOU (ptOVT) , l', (iTl-If 

« napaSaivovta; e).OYtad[jtT)v Ttdvta; tou; d,u.a,OTto- 
).ou; TT]; Yr,;. > 'fl; y^P ^ ''^^■'^' XpttJt'jV vj tot; Etoj- 
Y;jiot; dpvT)(jd[t.£vo;, •reapaSdTr,; £3t\ tou Trpocrxuvou- 
|j£vou ovo;jiato; • o'utw xa\ e't' tt; d),f,OEtav i] tijv St- 



im in perseciiliimibus ncgat, „ xaio(i'Jvr,v dpvf,;;atto, -ii tbv dYia(TiJ.i5v te xa\ d^Oap, 
«livini nnminis pra,'varicator est ■ '- -" ~ ... . . 



sie eliaiii, si 
qiiis verilatcm, el justitiam, ct sanctilalcm, el in- 
tegrilatem, el si qiiid alind virtiiti couvcnicns 
cqgitatur, negal, et qiio tcmpore conlra iicrlnrba- 
liones ct vitia fortilcr piigiiaRdum esl, vitx con- 
stantiam abjicil, is a Proplicta prmvaricator ap|)cl- 
latiir : in Iiis ciiiin siiigiilis a Clirisln, qni cst illa 
omnia, vita rccedil, ct pricvaricalur. Qiiid igiiur 
alind eiiin oportcl faccre, qiii magno Cliristi co- 
gnomine dignus cHcctiis cst, nisi ut oinnia sua 
lum cogii.iia, tumdicla, tuiii facla diligcnter explo- 
ret, el, iilrum corum singiila ad Cbrisinm tcndant, 
an ab illo sinl alicna, dijudicel? Mnltis aiilcm 
madis fit li;cc pra'c'lara dijiidicalio. Qiiidqiiid cnim 
pertnrbatioiie aliqiia aiit agiliir, aut coyitatur, aut [) ),a|j.zTio6va 



dicitur, id cum Clirislo minime congrnit, sed 
adversaiii nolam el iniagincm geril, qiii animi 
margaritic pro cceno perturbaliones adniiscet, iit 
preliosi lapidis splcndnrcm deformet ac dcleat. Qiiod 
vero ab omni tiirbida aOeclione vacuum et piiruin 
est, id ad Iranqnillitatis auctorem et principem 
speelat, qui Cliristns est, ex qiio lanqiiani cx piiro 
incorrnpioque fonte, qiii suas animi noiioncs ati|uo 
aircctioucs baiirit et dcrival, lalim cnm principio 
alqneoiiginc simililiidincm pra; se fcrct, qiKilcm 
obtinet cum ipso fontc, qu:e iu rivulo decurrit, 
quaeqne in ampbora rcs|dcn(Iet aqiia. Elcnim uiia 



ciav, i) el' Tt ct/.Xo ttov xat" dp£ti]V voou[).£vtov, Jv 
xaipto TTi; Ttiiv TtaOT];jtdttov eTttxpatfiaEw;, d7:o%Xot 
Tou f!ito-J, TtapaGdTr,; dvo[idsetat u-8 tii; Tpo',flTiTEias' 
6t' ixd-jTOu TO'JTtov t8v TauTa 8vTa TtapaSaivtov tu 

pi(r). Tt OUV Xpil TtpdTTEtV t8v TT); [JEYdXT]; TO'J Xpt- 

ctou £7t(ovu[iias d^ttoOsvTa; ti SXXo, i] Std Tcavtij 
tpiXoxptvetv ev eautto Tavof)iJiatd t£ xa\ ti ^f)[jiata, 
xa\ td 'ipya, etfte Tzph; Xptativ 'exastov TO'Jtojv p.e- 
T£t, etTE TO'j Xpiato'j f,),XoTpitotat; IloXXi) Se Tf,^ 
^■.axpi-jEto; Ttov TotouTojv ^3t\v f) e'JxoXia. "0 YdpStd 
TdOou; ttvi; evepYEttat, i) voEitat, i) XiYeTai , touto 
o'J6£;jtt'av e/ei Ttpb; tbv XptaTbv (ju[j,(i;o)viav, dXXi tov 
XapaxtTJpa tou dvTtxEi[jivou (fepei, 3; dvT\ popCopou 
td T:dOT] Ttp [jtapYapiTT] tt]; (l-uxf,? TtpoiaXEtcpojv, Ti]V 
tt[j.!ou XiOou SiaXu[j.aiv£tat. Ti Se 



xaOapeuQv TtdiT]; eiJfjfoOou; StaGejeo);, itpojtivdp- 
YT]Y^v Tf); dTtaOeia? p.£T£t, o; ESTtv 6 Xpia-hq, i^ 
ou, xaOdrtEp ^x xaOapa; xa\ dcppdxtou TtTjYT];, dputj- 
[/.ev<3;ti; ei; Jxut^jv Td 'jofjijaTa, TOtauTr,v iauTto T:po; 
t8 rpojTiJtu-rtov oei^Et Ti)v 6;jiotoTT)Ta, oi'a £!Jt\ vphg 
t8 iioojp Tto iJoati, Tto t£ 7tr,Yat(i) tiJ) ppuovTt, xa\ 
T(o JxeiOev ev t(7) d[ji-.fop£t YeYsvr,[jiEV(o. Mia y^p 
Ti) (fjiet f) xaOapoTT];, f) te ev XpiaTio xa\ f) ev tio 
|x£Tixovtt OEtopou[j,£VT]. 'AXX' 6 |J.EV TtT)Yd^Et • 6 ek 
[j.£t£x(iJV dp'J£tat, [ji£TdYO)v *it\ tiv ^iov ih Iv Tot; 
vof,;j.a3t xdXXo^^ (uazz <ju[jt(po)viav eivai to'J xpuTtTO'j 
dvOpdjTou T.phq Tov oatvi;j.£vov, (ju;jtfJat'J0'J3r,g Tr,? 



'11(1 



Mv. -20. ■" l'sal. (.xviii, 119. 



2S5 DE PEllFIXTA air.;STIANI FOUMA. 286 - 

-oO ^iou £usxt;jjiosijvtj;-c,T,- xa-i Xp.3:'>v x.ivo'j;jii/o'.; A <t i'a'leiii cst, qiia; in Clirisio, cl ([ux iii mcnlibus 
vo^;jii3c. iKislris coiispicilm- pniilas. Sed ilU iii foiilo nasci- 

l'ii', lixc imlc iiiRii;il ct iii iios tlcriv:\liir : cani iiDlioiimii piilcluiui(liiiciii iiil vitaiii secnni Iralicns, iit 
a >scoii(lili iiianilcslii|iic liomiiiis coiiveiiiciilia ct lamiiiam coiiccnliis qniilam appareal, cnm vil:c iiio- 
(lcsliaiii ct lioncslateni miliones c\ Christii provcnicnles moilerniliir ct iiiiiveaiil. 

ToJ-o toivjv ea-l, xata yz •:t;v s.u.t^v •/.piiiv. Iii lioc i;;itiir (iiieo qnidcin jndicio) Christia- 

■:h iv T(y) Xpta-iavi]) pio) ":i'/.-.:v/ , 3 Tiavrwv t(7jv n:tt vit;o pcrfettio sita cst, nt noiniiinni qnibus 
(ivouia-wv tU t?> io'j Xpi(iTO'j 8iair,ijLa'.v£Tai Bvopia, Cliristi iioinen signincalnr parlicipcs, coriiin vini 



'.h xorv(ovEav S/''"' ^'' "t''-'XTi '^- ''•*■• ''<5t^;>, '«o'^ ^'' 'f'>'? 
ToO piou J-iTr|S£iJ,(j(a3iv, ci3T£ oXoTjXri Tbv aY'.a3;ji4v, 
xiTi Tjjv E^jioyfatv TO'j IIa'J).o'j, £9' ia'JToiJ, iv oXo- 
>:Xf|pi;) T(o 3(o;jiaTi <a\ tf, '^'Jyri x^iA T('> ir/^^jriaT'., 
k^io tr^; ~ph: -zh xay.'jV l7:i;j.;|cac 6'.ifiVcX(")^ (j/'jXa33^- 
pi£vov. E! 6i T'.? XiYO'. Sj^xaTopOwTov Elvai, EitotOT) 
C(Tp£i:TOC ,it(3vo^ (5 Tf;; Y.-iaztt):; K'Jp'.oj, Tp£7:Tr] 6i if) 
(ivOptoTf-jr) oiOst?, xa\ -pi^ii; [ASTaSoXaje^rtiTrjSito); 



ct animo, ct oralioiic, ct vivemli iiiilitiuis cvpriina- 
iniis, iit absolulam illam a l'aulo commcmhilam 
saiictilatcm snscipienlcs ", nos inlcgro et corporo, 
ct aiiiino, ct spiritii iiiilla mali pcrmislionc conta- 
iiiiiiatos coiisorvemiis. Qtiod si qnis ad pcrfectaiii 
viitutcm asseqncnilam dillicillimain esscvilam cb- 
jiciat, cnni cx oiiini crcatiira sulus immutabilis sit 
Clirisuis, inconslaiis autem naiuia liiimana ct ad 



r/£t, -to; o'jv £3Tt 0'jvaT?,v, Ti iv T(') (XvaO^T) r.iy.i'! g Miiilationos proelivis, idcoque lieri non possc, ut ad 



T£ y.a\ a;x£TaTp£::TOv sv tt5 Tp-Tr:ii xaTopOiuOrjvai 

(.■)'J3£f ■npi^ Toivuv Ttv TO'.0-JTOV X(JyOV, £X£Tv(5 tfalJl£V, 

OTi oux £3T'. (JT£!favtoOTivai Ttva t')V ;jlt] vo,ai;xu? 
iaOXf|3avTa • o'Jx 3v 5^ yivoiTo vo;jii;j.(o; aOXT)3i?, ixr\ 
K'jto;toO •::po3T:3iXaiovTo;. Ei ouv pLT) f^v 6 avTi~aXo;, 
oJo'av 6 3T£'^avoc f,v • fi vixr, -cyp xaO' JauTTjv 0'jx 
£iT'.v, iav y.i] fJTi ■fj-Tto^j.^vov. 0'iy.o-rj rpo; a'JTO t^ 
Tp£^^v tt;; (p'J3£to; •f;a(T)V occ())vi3(oui£0a, oiiv tiv. 
iv-i7:(iX(i) 6'.i tdiv XoYts^atov 3u;j.7:X£X'5[jl£voi, o'J oti 
Toij xaTa6aX;Tv auTTjv vtxT^Ta^ Ytv(5;j.£voi, liXXa otjc 
T0'j [ur\ 3-j-j'/_(opf,3ai Tts-itv. 0-JOi yip .uttivov ■Kp?); Ti 
xa-.<6v 6 avOptozo; Tii TpoTti) );pf;Tai (tj y^P *v a,iJ.Ti- 
Xavov ^v a'JTOv iv dfi'aO(« Y^visOai, £( rp^j; Tb ivav- 
risv fiovov Ti;v ^OTtTjv eTjj^v ix 9iJ3£(o;) • vj-A oi t6 



cani pcrvcniamus, ibiiiuo rirmi cl iinmut:ibilcscon- 
sislamus, buic rcspondcbimus, allilclani iiiillum 
coronari, qui non k^itime ccrtavcril"; ccrtanicn 
porro non cssc legiiimnm, si niillns qiioiuiu pugncs 
alsit adversarius. Qiainobrem si adversariiis iion 
csl, coroiia non crit ; vicloria euiiii, nisi aliquid 
virlum sit, cssc non potcst. Cnni illo igitur, quod 
iu iialura nostra mulabilc cst, taiiquaui cuoiadvcr- 
siirio ea ratione coinpositi dccei tc^miis , ul ipsam 
noii d(>jiciciitcs, scd cadoro noii permitleiilcs , 
victores siinus. INeqiie vcro ad maliini tanlum- 
iiiodo propensionein babet boiiio : iiam si ad cam 
partcm duuiaxat natura prodivis csscl, ad boniim 
sese noii possel converlere. Nunc autcm pulcberri 



xaXXtsTov Tf,; Tp07:f,; EpYov, f; iv TOt; ijiYaOoT; isTiv Q muin iiiotiouis opus cst, ipsiiui in lionis incrciiicn- 



0'j;r,3i;, ■T:avTOT£ Tr,; icpb; -.h xijsTttov (iXXoi(o3£ti); 
iTtWb 0£t(jT£pov [xsTaTtoto^J jT); TOv xaXto; aXXotO'Jp:£- 
vov. Ouxo'jv t6 (;o6£p?)v Eivat ooxouv (Xe-;'(i) 60 t'j 
Tp£7:Tr,v i;;jttov £tvat Tf|V 9U3tv), ottiv ti 7:T£piiv 7:p6; 
Tf]v i-ni TJe ;Jt:tvto 7:Tf,3tv 6 '/.6';oz uzEO£i;tv tij; ?r,- 
ij:!av £'-/a! fi;).Tv -zh p.f; ^'JvaiOat ttjv Tz(jhq ■zh y.pilx- 
Tov aXXoito3tv6i'a30ai. Mfj Tofvuv XuT^iisOto 6 pXi^rtov 
iv tT] 9'J3£t TO Tphq Tf,v p,£TaSoXf]v i7:tTf,0£tov, (iXXa 
7r,oJ); T^i xp£TTTov 7:avTii); dXXo'.o^J;j.£vo;, xa't 07:6 00- 
|t;; £:; oojav ;j:£Ta;Jiop90'J;jt£vo;, oiJTto Tp£T:£30to, 6ti 
xf,; •xaO' f,p.£pav a'j;f,3£to; ttxjtot^ xpeiTTtov y'''"^- 
|jt£voc, xa'i. &A T£X£'.ou[jt£vo;, xa'i. [ir,6£7:oT£ 7:p6; to 
•nipa; ^Oavtov Tr,; T£X£;(5Tr,To;. AuTixa Y<i? '3T'.v tb; 

(iXT^Oto; T£X£liTT]; Zh ■.J.TfiiTZO-Z 3TflVai 7:^0; zh XpElT- 



luiii, ciim inipetu illo, qiio ad mciius trabimur, is 
qiii reele movetur, assidue iransfertiir ad ea qme 
diviniora sunl. Id eigo, qiiod formidanduin videba- 
liir, iicmpe naluram nostram mutabilein csse, iio- 
bis laii(|ii;iiii alas, (|uibus ad m.ijora viileiiiiis, pr:c- 
lieic demoiisiravimiis : damno oiiim id nobis fiitu- 
runi fuisse, si niuiationem ad mcliiissuscipere no:i 
posseuius. Nc quis igiliirvim in natura niuiationi- 
bus aptam ct idoiicam ccrnens doleat aut conqiiera- 
lur, sed sese contineiitcr iii mcliiis proiiiovcns ei 
de gloria in gloriam tiaiisfcrcns, quolidianis iiicrc- 
inenlis ita vertatiir, ut in dies nielior el perfcctior 
fiat, ncc unquam se ad perfcclionis mclain perve- 
nisse sibi persuadeat. Ea euim vcre parfectio est. 



Tov au;avo,u,£vov, ;j.r,'j 
X£i'JTr,Ta. 

'* 1 Tli«!.8, V, -23, 



.VI 7:£paTi 7:£p:opi3a; Tf,vT:- ^ iil qui angelur iii iiieliiis, nunquam coiisistat, 

iieqiie lerminis ullis perfoclioiiem existimct esse 
conclusam. 

II T:::i. 11, .'). 



237 



S. GUKGOiUI NYSSF.NI 



2SS 



TOY EN Anoiz rpiiropioY 
IIEPI TOY KATA 0EON IKOnOT 

K\I Tin li.\T.\ A.illQElAN Mlill^En^ ■ h'\I nPOE rors A/7A7r//5AAT.vr AJ/iI/rAi" /7i?f/ 

Tiis eys:ebei.\.^ ^jKonoY- kai toy ona^ xpii sYiyEiSAi AX.uLioi:: kai iii\A/"t'M- 
ZEiQAi, YnoTYnaxi^. 

S. r. N. GUEGORII 

DE PROPOSITO SFXUNDUM DEUM 

ET EXERCITATIONE JV.XTA VERITATEM; ET AD RELIGIOSOS QUI PBOrOSVERANT 
QUJi:STIO\E)l, DE PIETATIS SCOPO, ET DE RATIONE QUA INTER SE CO.YVtflSA- 
RENTUR ET UNA CONCERTARE.\T, DESCRIPTIO SUMMARIA. 

Ex iiilcrpr. Fredcrici Morelli, rrofcss. Reg. Becani. 



Si quis, cogUaliiinc pauliilum a corpnre se- 
juiicla, el a perliirbalioiuiin serviluie el blulliiia 
plane liberaUis, perspicaci ac sinccra ineiiiis acie 
6uum ipsiiis anlinum intuilus rucril, incjus natura 
cum Dci erga nos cliaritalem, tuiii opificii illius 
\olunlalei!) piire coiispicict. Hoc cnim moilo coii- 
sideraiis ajipctilus iinpetiiiu ad id quod pra;clarum 
optimuinque est, bomini cognatum, el quasi coba;- 
rculem et insilum coiiiperiet; et intelligibilis illiiis 
ac bcaio: iniaginis, cujus iiomo siiiiiilacriim 
est, inipcrlurliatiiin ac feliccm anioieni natiir;u co- 
pulalmii. Yeriimerror ([iiidam barum aspeclabiliiim 
reruin et qu* sempcr lluunt per rationis expertem 
affectum, ct voluptaleiii amaram , in.ilrcnuuni ct 
incautum prre ignavia aniiiium decipiciis atque in- 
canlans, ad iiefarium vilium trabit e vii* deliciis 
piocreatum et mortein suis amaloribus gigneiis. 
Piopicrea veritatis notiliam, quod salutare meili- 
caiiieiituin cst aniniis, Salvatoris iiostri gr;(tia iis 
qui cuiii desiderio percipiiinl, hirgita csl, qiia sol- 
vilur saiie fraus qu;B lioiiiinem iiicuntal ; et iguo- 
bilis fastus carnis exsrniguitur et comprimilur, 
aniiiiaqu;e tam arctam copiilaiii nacta est perveri- 
latis lutein ad iiuiiicn diviiiiiiii ct saluteiii siiam 
deducta. Tar est i-itur, iit is (pii corpus el aniiimiii 
juxta pielalis legem adducere Deo cogilat, alqiie 
ii>cruenium etpurum ipsi cultuin exbiberc, vita; 
ducein iiislilueiido pia;n lidem , quam sanctoniin 
voccs per oiimein nobis Scrlptiiram claiiianl, aib o 
niorigcrum ct obsccumlanlem aiiiiiiuMi viiliiiis 
( urriciilis exbibere , seipsuiii a vinculis viia; 
cxsolvcmlo , totuni vero se (idei et vilai Dci lantum 
iradciidi), duiii peiiitiis c()g'iituiii planeque pcrspe- 
(■[iiiii balicl, ci auud nuciii piclalis fides cl incul- 



A Ei' t;; !i;jiixpb-J (iTOiTT, la? to'j Gwixt-nc Trjv 5'.&- 
voiav, y.at -r^; Twv TraOiuv 0G'j>,3;a; T£ xa"t a-jposuvTj? 
e^iiJ y£V(3(jtsvo^, £05f;),(;) y.cA EiXtxptv^t Xoyt3[;.(J) Ti;v 
a^j-b; lajTou xaTiooi ■|"X^v • BiETat xaOapoi; Jv tt) 
Ta'JTiq; 9'Ja£t to'j 0£O'j ttjv te ■jT£p"i ■Jjj.ta; (iYa-r,v x?.l 
T^ 3o'j),r,[Jta Tfj? £X£tvoi) Sr,[j;tO'jpYcac. Eup'r,ci£t -yip, 

TOUTOV t6v Tp!3;iOV *T:; JXOTtOV, TJVOUTlO'J(i£vir,V T£ xal 

<j'j[jf!r£c;'jxutav t(") livOpioTTio tt]V ItA t?) xaXiv Tc xa\ 
ap;ciTov Tr,? ETciOuijita? 6p;jif]v • x.aV ttjj votjt^? ex3t- 
vY]; xai [jLa-/ap;a? eixiivoi;. ?)? 6 avOproro? |itp.r,;,ia, 
zh'j iJtTTaOr, •<ai jjiaxaptov ^pioTa auvr,ii[jtivov t?, ;f'J!5£t. 
'A).),a TtAajii Tt; Ttijv opaTwv TO'JTt.iv xa'i ^ji^vTtov lic^ 
Sti irdOouc (i),oYou xa\ Ttf/pj.jf.oov?,; Ti;v (i[jt£).Ti xa'i 
d'fJ).ax-ov •jiA j5aOuij.;a; iJ'U-/f,v (i^taTtosa y.ix\ yo-i}- 
Tiuouia, T:,ob; xaxiav 'iXy.zi 6£tvi;v, i;ovv(o;jtcviriv Ts 
B ex Ttov i^iJovtov TO'J piou, y.a\ Y£vvwsav OavaTov to?; 
{auT^? EpaiTat;. Ata to'jto Tr)V yvoijiv Tf,s d).r,0£ta;, 
T^ atoTriptov Tat? tlu/ai,; cdp[jta-/t&v , ifj tou J^ijjTr^po; 
f,(X(7jv TOt; TTijOtij S£)(o;iivot; EOtopfjia-o x^P'-i ' ^'i 
?,;),u£Ta; p,£v f) d-dTT) f] zh^i iXvOpto-ov ■)'or)T:'Jouaa • 
Ti Oc Tr,; Gj.ov.hi dTitJiov xaTaa6ivvuTat ((!povr,;jta, Ttij 
T^;d),r,0£ia; fwz\ TTpi; to 0£t(>v Tc xa't tIjv JauTrj; 
ctoTTjpiav 6(57]YOU[tivT;; Tr,; t}uxr)?, \ Tf,v 'Evtojtv eoi- 
5a"o. Aet Toivuv T^v [jte).),ovTa trU-/f,v xa\ 3to|jta xaTi 
TivTr,; euieSeia; ^(^[jiovTpo-d-i-etv G^^o.xal Tf,v dvaf- 
(ia^/.TOv o'jTto xal xaCapiv d-oo;3(jva: ).aTp£iav, ■?)Y£- 
(iova T£ Tou ^iou Tf,v £'J3£6r) ■nijTtv 7:otou[ji£vov, i^v al 
Ttov OYitov 9(ji'/a't otd T.i.GT\q f);jt:v poGJat rpatp^;, ou- 
Tto; E'J7:E:0fi xa't e'Jf,vtov Tf,v li-uyr^v TOt; Tf,c dpeTijj 
erTtoi.S^ivat SpiS^jtoi;' ).uo'.iTa (xev JauT^v Ttijv to'j ptou 

'• 6£3(i(I)V , 6).0V 6e TT) TttlTet Xa't Ttjj pitO Toij 0EOU (Jti- 

vov ytv(3;itvuv, eiSoTa (ja'.p(Jl;, (o; ivto niaTt; eu3e6£*a{ 
xa'tpio;i(ji.£(iZTo;, Jxctxa't.\pt!;TOu::dp£CTi S'jva[it; • 
ev (T) S'2 Xpi5T0'j o'Jva;it;, cx:t y.axiai dT:o'.pu']ff . 



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m INSTITUTO CimiSTlANO. 230 

Miva S}), [Jiira T:p^,- y.zt,z\-> twv vor,x(7jv •:«; oi6o) A p.Ta vila cxsislil, cliani Clirisli polciiliam .iilcsse ; 

6ixo[Jiivot5 t)) ayiov piTiTiaiJia. T4 yip r>.o!J3'.ov xal 



ScfOovov IIvE-jiJia x6 fiiov asi toT; 6£xo|Jievois tiiv x^- 
piv, ^s oi ayiot T^XripioOev';^ anoiTo/.ot, -at; ■:ou Xpi- 
OToO 'ExxAr|3tat; touj xapsou; i-sSsi^avTO tcu tzIt- 
ptljjjtato;, TO'jTO, TOi^ Tijv Stopsiv siXtxptvoJ? S£ca;j.i- 
vot.; KaTJi ^h [iJTpov xr^j IxajTOu twv [jtsT£i).r|90T0)v 
TtJTio); , xjvspyiv xa\ cuvo;xov 7:apaji£v£t, otxooo- 
jjioov iv 4xa7T(p t6 (iyaObv Trpbj tt]v xt,.; tJ/uxTi; iv 



iilil vcn» Cliiisli virtiis cst, ilii vitil fiiga est. Magiii 
|ii'orLilo iiininciili, iiin^ni, iniinaiii, cst ad riTuni 
InlcUigibiliiiii) ciiiiiparalioncni lii ils ()iii ciiiii liiiiorc 
sanclo liaiilisiiiaic liiicii siiiii. Naiii (lives cl opiileii- 
liis Spiritus, qiil scinpcr liirundiliir in cos qiil gra- 
llani acccpcnint, qiia sanctl aposloli rcrcrll, Cliiisli 
Kcclcsiis rrucliis coiiiplcincnll oslciidcriiiit iis ([iii 
niunns sinccic adniiscriint, pro iiiciisnra ciijiisq.ic 



Tot; xrjs TtiJTsoj; SpToi? OTiouofjV. Xpr) ouv «xadxov coriini qiii liilci participes fiicrc, adjiivans cl iiiia 

f|[jtiliv St" opETTi; TtpoxiTT-ovTa dzl TTpoiay;iv iauT^v lialiitans pcrnianct, ('t lioiniiii iii niio.inniiiic coii- 

e!? Sv5pa xO.etov, xaxa t{<v 'A-iJito/.&v , i Miypi sliuit, ad aniiiix sludiiiiii iii fidci o|iciil)iis. Ergo 

xaTavTfjio)p.sv ot TTavTe; et^xijv 4v6Tr,Ta xr,; TTtSTeo); par cst, iit qnlsqiie iiostrniii scnipcr se in virlule 

xa\ xijs e^TiYvtoaeo); xou Yiou xou 0£ou, ei; av6pa Tc- proficicntoni ad viriiin pcrfcctuin addiical, ju.vla 

Xstov, et? y.izpo^ fi/.txia; xolj r/njpojfjiato; xou Xpt- Aposloll dictuiii,i Quousqucoceiirranius oniiies ad 

ilTOu. » 'H pikv Tou a(o[jtaTo; rp^j; xi aveXOetv irJ.- iinilatcin fi(lei,cl agiiitioirs l"ilii Hci, ad viriini per- 

Som:, ou5iVe'f"-f);jirv. OJ i-ap xr] xou avOpoj-ou Y"'<'j;-'-Il lcctiiin, ad inciisurain ;ctatis |ilriiiuidiiiis Cliiisti '. i 

xa\ ^joovji (jtexpet x% [jteysOo; -1) (fjut;, iXXi xTJ aux^; Corporis ccrle augnicnliini ad Incresceiiduin non 

op;j.TJ xa\ avayxTi. T6 Si xf,; (J.uxf,; ^v -5] xf,; yevvf,- in nobis siliim csl. Ilaiulquaquam iialura cx lioiiii- 

cetu; avaveioKt [isTpov xa"t y.auj.o;, aTtep 6'ooj3t oti nis sciilciitia ct libidine slaluram iiictiliir, sc.l suo 

x^; Tou 6£/ojAevou a-ouof,; i] tou nv:u;xaTo; x^P'?> ilisiiisiiict iinpctu ct iicccssitatc. Aniiiii vcro in or- 

xf ; f,|jt£T£pa; f,pTr,Tat yvio^jir,; • oaov ■(•ip exT£tv£!; tus rcnovalioiie iiiodiis ct deciis, ([ii* Spiiiliis gia- 

xou; \ir:ip tti; £ucr£6£ta; aytijva;, xououtov xa\ zh lia largilur, per cjiis qui accepliis est, stiidiiini, .i 

xf,? tf-uxf,; duvexTetvexat (xeyeOo;. Ka\Tf,v [ikv (i£6tov coiisilio iioslro pcndciil : iiani quaiilo niagis laboics 

CojT|v, xa"t TT)v a,4iT]xov ev cjpavot; eu^posuvTjv, fj xou pro pictate cxtciidis, tanto cliaiii iiiagis aninii niagnl- 

IIveu;jiaTo; otoojjt yi?^i' '^^ ^^ (i^iav tou 5i|a!j0at tiido siiniil exlenditiir. Kt sciiip.tcriiaiii vilaiii atiiiie 

xi 5(i)pa, xa\ aT:o).auaat Tf,; xip''^;, 6 5ii xf,; 7:t- lKcn'abilciiiqu;c iii coclis cst kctitiani cjusdciii SpiriliiS 

OTeoj; Ttapi to'j; 7:(jvou; epoj; exet. gratia concedit : accipicndl vcro jnunera dlgnilatem 

d gratia fruendi. anior per liilcm laborllius oliliiiet. 

n,ooe),Ooijaat 5'e si; xauxov Stxatoauvri epyojv xa'i r Jani vero ad idciii progrcss.TC operuin juslilia el 

nv:up.aTo; x^P"-'' ^■» V'' 5uvf,A0ov tj/u/f.v, TauTr,v Spirilus gratl.i, iii qiia aiiiiiia coiicurrcniiit, cam 



CojTJ; [jtaxapia; (Jtex' dX"Af,/.ojv £vi~XT,jav " Ota.,u- 
.yiisai 51 i::' AXXf,).ojv ouSev ttj 4''-'XTi xipoo; 7:ap- 
^X^^uatv. "11 T£ yip xou 0£ou x^P'' <^'J'/_^\: ^euyou- 



Tr,v doTT^piav oux exet e-tcfotxav, f; 



''^1'" 



bcata vita ccrlatiui coiii|ilciil ; scd a se iiivicciii dis- 
jiijict;c, iiulliim aiiinia; emoluincntum cxlnbont. 
Ltciiim Dei gratia In aniiiiisqiii saluteiii fugiiiiit, 
iiiin potest frcquentcr adcssc. Iloniiiiis vcro virlu- 



xou avOptb-ou ap£Tfi; ouva^jtt;, o'Jx ejapxet xaO'^au- lis vis per se non suliicll ad aiiiiiios gralia; cxpcr- 



Tf,v Ttpi; xbxf,; Cojf|; etoo; (iva6i6aiat tj/uxi; oipiot- 
pojia; xfi; xiptxo;. « 'Eiv [«.t) Kupio; oixo5o[jtf,(7Ti 
otxov, xal 9uXa;Ti tzi^Xiv, £t; [i:aTr,v oi -ept xauTa 
TOvoCit. » KavT£uOev 6t6ajxii;jt£0a, jjci) oeiv cppovetv 
xai; dvOpojTtivat; a7:ouoat; b\ov xetaOat t5v axioavov 



lcs, ad vitai rorinam alisoliitani cxlollciidos. < Msi 
Dominus sedificavcrit doiiiiini, ct cu^todicrit civila- 
tcm, iii vaiiuni laboravcrunt iiiii xdilicaiit cani '. » 
IIiiic cdocciiiiir nnn essc iii mcntciii iiidiii ciidum, 
in liiiniano sludio lotam silaiiiessc coroiiam ; vcrum 



dXX' dva^epetv £7:1 xb tou 0£ou OiXr,[jia xi; Tteplxou' ad Dci voluiitatcm rcfcrciulaiii csse spcin de fiiie 

xeXou; JX7tiSa;. "Eaxt Se OeXrKJia 0£ou x!) xaOapat Sti obtlncndo : porro Dcl vohiiitas cst, ut aiiiiiia pcr 

.tfi; x^P-'^i '^h'' ^'''X'h^' xaOapiv a'JTT]v 7tpoaayay£tv giatlam piirgetur et piira ac miinda Dco «iTcraliir. 
x(o 0£(o. Tou; yip Toto'JTou; o Kupio; [Jiaxapijet, Xi- 1* Mam Doiniiius cjusmodi bcatos praulicat, cum all, 

yojv ■ I Jlaxaptoi oi xaOapo^iTTJ xap^ia, OTt auTo"t tov < Bcati iiiundo corde, quia ipsi Dciim vidcbnnt '. » 

0£5v StJ/ovTai. » 'Opa; x^j gpa6£iov xf,; xaOapoxr,To; ; Vldcsiie puritatis pricmiiim ? Qiiid meliiis cst quam 

Ti xpetTTov xovj ISetv t?)v 0£iv, xa6d);f|;jitv eyytop^t; Dcum viilere, quatenus nobisconcessum cst ?ldcirco 

A:h xa"t 6 Aa6\6 aiTei xouto, Xeytov • < TeveaOo) f) cliam David boc poslulat dicciis : < Fiat cor iiieiini 

xapoia [xou auoj;jio; Toi; otxat(i)[jtaai aou,07:to; 5v [JLT) iiiculpatum in jiislificalioiiibiis tuis, iit non con- 

ai^xJvOd). » "toCetaOai xeXeuet ttjv aiaxuvT)v • xa\ fiindar ''. » Juliet dcdccus iiietucrc, et Iioc exucre 

dTtoOisOat xeXe-Jet TauTr,v, tJj; £aOf|Xa puTtuiaav. IldXtv prfcclpil, laiiqiiani vcslein sordldaiii. Rursiis aulcin 

Si ifTjaf tTiiz o'j [jiT] aioxuvOi) iv xtj) [jie £7tt6Xe7t£tv ait : « Tiine iion coiifundar, cuin pcrsp('xcro ia oin- 

e-\ Ttiaa; xJ; evToXi; aou. » 'Ev yip t(T) r.XT,pdj;jtaTt nlbus inandalis tiiis '. » Nani in mandatoruiii 

xtTjv EvToX^ov xtO£Tai -h IIv£'j[jia xf,v 7:aj6,ir,aiav. Ka\ cdcctii Spiriliis liberlalcm ac fidiiciain collocai. 

TtiXtv • < Kapoiav xaOapiv •XTtaov ^v l[xo\, 6 0£o;' » Itiriiin ait idciii : < Cor iiiundum crca iii iii.-, 

xat, < IlveuptaTt f^efjtovtxio aTf,pi5ov [jie. > "A).Xaxou Dcus *■' ; » d, < Spiritii priiicipali coiifiinia iiie '. » 



' Kpii.s. IV, 13. Tsal.cxxvi,!. ' M.ltii. v, S. "• Tsal. cx\iii, 80. 



ibid. G. 



rsal. \.,ii. "iliid.Ii. 



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s. cnEConii nyssem 



0-,» 



Alibi voio inlcrrogal : « Qiiis ascciulel iii nionlom \ t/t ipto-oi- « Tt; ava6r;a£-a'. e.1; -o Spo; tou Kuf^iou ; t 



Doinini ? » (leiiulc re-poiuicl, « liinocons inanil)iis 
el nuiiulo. coriJc ". > Par esl cigo eiun (lui appclil. 
aiijiiiigi alicui, niores illiiis imilari. Igitur iiecesse 
esl ut aninia quai Clnisli spoiisa fieri desideral, 
pulelniliiilini Ohristi qiioad ejus lieri poleril si- 
inilisfKil : oporlel, iiiqiiam, ul aniina qiunadvolare 
ad Nuuien cogiiat, ct adlnviere Cluisti», oiiine pec- 



eita a7toxpi'j;xai • t 'AOwo; X^P^"'> ''^^ xaOap>); •:?, 
■/apSia. > Aet ojv T;iv eT:iOu;iOuv:a o:x£iojOf,va! tiv., 
t^jv Exeivou Tp6-ov [AtpisraOau Ouxouv avayxT, xa\ 
•:r;v XptiTOU TOOouaav fSviaOat vufjL'.jTiv ({/uyj;-/, t^o 
•coii XpioToii fijxotojOvjvat y.sjXu "zh xaira 6uva[jitv. A:i 
tt;v [jiiAXouaav avirTaaOat ■Kp^j; xh 0£tov ({.u/tiv. >^^^- 
•/OA/.asOat XptiTcjJ, 7:aiav E^sXauvstv ap.apTtav ocy' 



catuin aseexpcllal,furluindico, et r, pina:ii,etadul- iau-ur,?, xJ.ot^tjv ).£Yto, xat op-avriv ■/.■x\ [Jioi/eiav, 

teriuin, el avaritiani, et seortalionem, (;t linguie xa^ 7:).iov-S!av, xa\ T^opvsiav xa\ f^i^^^j'^,? '"i^'^'^, >"^'- 

viriis, et oinne iiianilotum dcliclortun gcmis, :itiiuc Trav osov £;j.9avk; (5;[ij.p:Ti[jta:tov yiw^, v.yX oaov ).a- 

eliam occultum, ciijiisinodi cst iiividia, diliideiitia, Cpatov, wj-:6 EUTt (iOtivo;, aT.i-:xix. xaxof/Jsia, 6oao*, 

maligniliis, fraiis, ct qu;ccunque alia lalenlia vi- y_a\ 030v utouaov t^; xaxiac (s^r^v.:, or.ip e^ tjou 

lioruin e.vamina, qu;« aeqnc ac apcrlum crraloriim -w ^o.-^ir,(:i ytm ■zCfi i3t[jtapTT,p.of:tijv t) rpacfT) ;j.tj£l 

genus odit Scripliira, et alioiniiuilnr. Qiioinm dis- xa\ gocXuujETat. Tivo; ecxop-tjiiv ostc & Kuotoc; oO 
sipavil ossa Doiiuiiiis ' '.' iionne lioiuinibns placcrc JJ •^oiv livOpoi-apijxoiv ; Tiva fi<i:>.'Jjj£Ta;6 Kupto.;, ib; 

stiidentium .' Quem abominalur Doininus utlaciiio- ii^/ k'j3.-{T] xa\ [jt;attf.ovov ; o'J -((V iJjtouaov avSpa xat 

rosiiin et sangniiiolcnliim ? nonne subdolnin viriiin otjj.tov; « 'jVvopa t yap < at;j;aTojv xa't SdXtov ^Sea^Jijjs- 

et fraudiileiitum ? uaui, i Yirum sanguinum et ilo- TaiKupto;.» 0'j(fav£poJ; 4 Aa6'to-ot,-).aXoiJJtv e!pT;vT\» 



[j.oTJ; tojv ■::at,ci:ov auToiv, xaxa o; £v Tat; xapotat^ 
a'JT(I)v, xaTapaTai ; Aia to';<to xa\ ■;:apa'|"i'£/,),(i[jteea, 
(jtTjTi ta; Tapi dvOpoj-ojv £';.cfTi;j.'aj 6t(ox£tv, [jf,T£ 
Ta; -ap' «''jTtTjv aTi(jiiac aij'/,uv£jOat • tou? yip eKt- 
SetXTtxdi; oiav Ttvi ip£Tr,v 7:otouvTa?, d-oiTep^iTOJv 
ev o'Jpavotj [jitdOiJjv •?) Tpaar;, tij; £VTa'jOa tov twv 



Insuui aboniiiuitiir Dominus'".» Nonnc apcilc Da^id 

iis « qni loiiuuntur pacein cum vicinis suis, ni;ila 

vero in cordibus siiis ", > iinprecalur ? Idcirco 

eliam in mandatis habemns, ut neiiue abliominibns 

laudes auciipemnr, ucque ignoniiniarnm ab ipsis 

acccpiarnm pudeal : elenini eos qui per ostenta- 

tionein virtutem alii|uam cxercent Scriplnra sacra dvOptbTOuv 4j:o).a[ji6dvovTa; Snatvov. 

njercede qirc in coelis est prival, utpole ([ui liic laudalionem liominum accipiunl ". 

Sed iniiuiuiit, Kl quoinodo dicit Dominus : « Sic 'A).),d tf ajt • Ka\ t.Ci; ).i-,'£t 6 Kur.to;, « Aa[A- 

hiceat lux vesira coram bominibus , iit vidcant i^dToj xb (jjd); uficov ^(A::poj6£v tojv dvOpto-ojv, 

opcra vcslra bona, et gloriiicenl Pairein vesiium „ otoj; tSojjt tA xaXd ipya. u(i.cov , xai So^djojjt 

qui in coelis est "? • Ergo lioc tibi diciniiis, liunc t'jv na:ipa u(j.6Jv Tiv ^v tot? ojpavotc; > A£-,'0(j.:V 

serraoiiem praicipcre, ut is qiii Dei inaiulatis oblcm- ouv aoi , OTt x£X£'J£t 6 Vrfoq tov ^-6(tevov Tat; 

peral, qnidqiiid lacit, iii illniu iiiliicndo racial, atqiie e^j-oXai, to'j 0£oiJ , 7:av OTiep av T^otTJ , 7:po; sxet- 

linic s<di placcrc slndeal , nuliaiii ab boniiiiibus vov SX£7:ovTa 7:ot£tv, xa\ to'Jt(i) p.6v(.j dpiaxeiv , 

gloriam venando : verum fiigiat quidem laudes ab [Jti]3£(jiiav 7:apd -siliv dvOptu7:tov 66^av 6T,ptb(i.£vov • 

liis tributas, necnon oslentalioiiem, per vitiim au- dXXi (f£'JY£tv (aIv to'j? 7:api toutojv £7:aivouf, xal 

lciii ct opera cognoscatiir, ut spectalorcs Ijoiuim t7]v £i:io£t?tv, Sta oe ToiJ plou xa\ Ttbv SpyoJV Yvojpt- 

elTecli, noii dixit, oslentanleiii se admirciilur, scd fejOat 7:5;- 67:to; 6£aTa\ toutojv Y£'j6;A£vot, o'>. etTce, 

Patrein vcstruui qni in coelis csl gloriliccnl. NaiJi eo 0au(;.diioJt tJ/v £7:io£;xv'j;jt£'vov, dXXi, « AoSajojjt xiv 

gluriam ouineni referri jubet, atque ad illius vo- IlaTifpa u[jitbv tijV ev Tot.; ojpavot;. » 'Ex£t yap •/£- 

liintalem aclioncni oiiinem pcrlici, apiid qncm ctiam XEU£t 7:ajav dvatpc^ocjOat 6o;av, xat 7:p6^ to ix^ivou 

iiicrccs proposila est vii tutis oiicnim. Ciipidus cslo OcXT,(i.a 7:pactv d7:ap-if£jOat 7:ajav, 7:ap' S) xai 

hnidmn, quie in superis consislunt, dicciis illud p.tjOb; d7:6x£tTat Ttuv ttj? dp£Tri; SpYoiv. 'Opiyou 

Davidis : i jVpnd le laus uica ". » Et, « In Domino Tibv avoj £7:at'jiov, t6 toij AaSioXe-j-ojv « Dapi <jo\ 6 

huidabitur aiiinia mea ". > Eum qui honoris liic d i-aiy6q (aou. i Ka\, « 'Ev ti^ Kupit.j iTtatveOfiJeTat 

coll.^iti appelens esl, Doininus inler inridcles reccM- ^ 4"JX^ l'-''''^- ' '^^^' "^V ^'''axi^lj. Ttijtfic £cfti(A£vov Toij 
6Ct. Eteniiu, « Quoinoilo vos potcstis, > intjuit, 
< credcre, qni ab liominibus gioriam accipilis, cl 
gloriam, qu;« a Dco solo est, non qiixritis " ? » 
Odiuin etiam ex occullis erraiis est. Proindc audi 
Dominum dicenleni : < Qiii odil Iraliem siiuiii, 

hoii;icid;i est. Et scitis quoniain oiiinis homiciila « '0 (jttjtbv tov doeXcfiv auTou, dv0pco7:ox-.6vo; ejTi. 

non habet vilam a,'ternam ".» llaque expellit a vila Ka\ o;6aT£ oTt 7:aj dv0poj7:o-/.T6vo; 0'jx t/^ii ?io^v 

rum (pii odit Iratreni suuiii, tanquam hoiiiicidam. aitbvtov. » 'E-/.6dXXou ouv tt,? ?o)Ti? Tbv (/.uo-JvTa Tiv 

Jam vero qiiod nullum discrinicn sil inler inala doeXtfiiv, (b^Tzsp tJiv dv6po'.(>6vov. "OTt Sk o'i,S£;j;!a 6ta- 

iiitus abdita et ca qiia; patcnt, audi Apostoluin : tfopi toiv £v6ov x£xpu;j(j;£V(jjv •a.hxC)'/ r.ph; Td e(x- 

« Et sicut iion prohaverunl, » inquit, « Dciim lia- (favfi, d-xoujov to'j 'A^^ojtoXou ■ « KaOibc o'Jx e5ox!- 

•Psal.xxui, 5, .), »Psal.v,7. '» ibid. " Ps.a'. xxvii, 5. 'Mlatlh. vi, I. " -Maltli. v, !C. " Psal. 
xsi, tiG. '■' Ps;tl. xxxiii, 5. '■' Joaii. v, fii. " I Joan. in, il>. 



d7:ijT0t; i-(y.azcu.iyzi. 6 K'jptoc. < lltb? > vip i 5'Jva- 
oOe,» tfTjij\v, < u[j.£tj 7:tJT£'Jetv,66;av 7:api dvOptbzojv 
Xa(j.6dvovTes ■ xai Tf,v 56|av ttjv 7:apa tou ;j.6vou 0£O'j 
0'j Jt,tou'jte? ; » Ttbv dcfa^jtov £Jti xa\ t6 (Jtjoj 
d;jiapTr,p.dTa)v. Ka\ feoujov Toij Kupiou Xe-j-ovto;" 



iOd 



DK I.NSTITLTO CHKISTIANO. 



204 



[jiasav, I ■^■r\a\, t t?»v 0iiv ey:iv ev eiriYvcOs:'., 7:ap- A l"-'c i" iiolili-i, Irniliilit illos Oi^iis iii reproljtiiii 



cSuixsv aJiou^ ti^ ii6o/.cjX'// voOv , muJv ti \i.^ 
xa9f|X0VTra, 7:jrXTipto[jiivo'j; itacT) «Sixia , T-opvsiy, 
™vY)p(a, TtXeuvelia, xaxEa • [jieTtoy? (fOivou, cffjvou , 
£pt5o?, 6o>.o'j , xaxoTjOefa? ■ (J-iOupt^ta?, xata/.dXoy?, 
O^ojfjyeT^, u6p'.3t3cc, 'JTtepTjcjjavoy?, dXa^^ivai;, icfe'j- 
pcta? xaxwv, yov£'j7;v ir.nOiX;, CKS'j'd-0'j;, d-'jvOi- 
toj;, dcitipyou.;, diTtovSou?, dvsXsr^iJcovac. Oi.':'.vec t6 
oixa(a)|jia to'j ©soij tiziy'i6v-ig , ott ol t4 To;a'jta 
Ttpdttovte^ d|;oi Oavdtou eiaiv. i 'Opa^ o-oj.; tt^v 



seiisiiiu, ul laciniil ca qiKu iioii coMveiiiiiiil, rcple- 
los oiniii iiiiiiiiilale, inalilia, fornicalioiie. avarilia, 
noquilia ; pleiios iiiviilia, lioiiiiciilio, conleiilioiii;, 
dolo, nialiguilalc ; susiirioiies, (lelrailoies, Deo 
Oilibiles, ciiiiUniiclii sos, siiiieibns, elalos, inveiilo- 
res iiialoiimi, parciiiibiis noii obcilieiitcs, iiisipien- 
lcs, ineoinposilos, sine aQectionc, absqiie losilerc, 
sinc niiscricordia. Qui cuiii jiistitiaiii Dci co^iio- 
visscnl, iioii iiitellexiriinl, (|iiiiniaiii iini talia aijiinl, 



xaxoTjOecav xa\ ttjv u-spTjc;av:av y.x\ tov oo/.ov xa\ inortc digni sniil ". > Yiiles nt nialignitalciii, cl 



TJt XotTljc TtOV XpUTtttOV, TW (fOVI;) Xa'l TT) rXcOVcSta 

xal Totj ToiouToii iraji auviTacev. Outto ce ect'. r.o- 
'JT,pk y.3.\ ousiaTa td tai^; cj/uxat; eYxexpufjcfJceva 



siipcrbiain, et rrainlcin cl cielcia occiilla vilia c;eili 
cl av.iritia', atciiic ejnsiuoili iii;ilis oinnilnis ailiiiii- 
xerit ? Ila porro pcrversx it s:ui:Uu dilHcilrs suiit 



xaxd , Cjz-z jjiT] 6uvat?)V slvat oii i/.ovr^? tf,; dvOpti)- aniiuis aliscoiiilit;c hibcs, iit iiclas sit solo buniaiio 
TttvT,? aTtouSf;; xa\ dpetr,; extpt'|a'. xa\ dveXetv, ei B sludio ac virtiitc dclcri aliine exiini, nisi si (|uis 



[xf] Ti; tt;v tcij Ilv£'j[jia-o; 6'jv7;ji;v C'J[JC[j;a/ov TtpoJ- 
/.dCr). A:o xa\ 6 AaSto 'fr,jtv i 'Ex Ttov xpucftcov 
[/.ou xaOdp!5(/v [j;£, xa'i dTt" d/,XoTp;cuv cpet jat tou 6o'J- 
Xou jou. » 'Ex 6'jo ydp 6 et; dvOpto-o; f.p[j;ocitat , 
ij/uyji; T£ y.A ctjj[;.atoj. Ka\ t6 y.l^/, a'JtO'j eltoGiv 
ejTtv • f, oi, SvSov T.apa t?/v piov [jisvei. XpT) o'jv tov 
dvOpti)-ov Tb (Jtkv EjtoO;v TtapaypuTtveTv, Tr^pojvta 
[j;fi Tt Ttiiv j-jaXsptov dcj;aptr,;j;attov TtpojTtejV/, xaTa- 
JitSTl xa'i otacfOitpr,. lUp': ou xa"t 6 'A-ojtoXoj 
dzetXei^ XeYtov c Tiv cjOetpovTa t?jv vatv to'j 0£O'j, 
cfOepsi 6 Oecj;. » Ttjv 6k £v6ov oii Ttdjr,? cppoupEiv 
cpuXaxTij, [jtf) Tt? Uyoi xaxcag ix §dOou; TtoOcv dva- 
xij'.J'a;, xa't T^v tt); eujeS^ia; X^jytj^aiv 6ta'.30e!paj, 
oouXtojritat tt;v cJ-uyTjv, 7:XT]pt.jGag TtJJv oteXxcivttov 



Spiriliis poteniiain opitulalriccin assuiiipseril. Id- 
cirro ait David ; « Ab ocenllis meis nuiiida iiic, ct 
ab alieiiis panc scrvo tuo ". i ^ain cx diiobus 
iiiiiis lioino (oiiiicxus csl, c\ aniiiio viilelicel ct 
cor|)ore. Aliiiie lioc iiiiulein extra iiisiini est : 
aniiiius auleiii iiiliis prnpler viUiin inaiiet. Qua- 
prupler Iioiiiincin oportet Imis iiuidcni evigiiaic, 
observando ne iinid cx pciiculosis dclii tis incideiis 
conciitial cl cornuiiiiat. Dc iiiio cti.'iiii Apostuliis 
ininilatur, eniii ait : < Si i|iiis lciiiiiluiii Dei viola- 
vcril, disperdel cuiu Deiis •". » l'ar est etiaiii 
aniini seusiis iiitiiiios oniiii cauiioiie ciistodirc, iie 
qua vitiositalis ratio aliciinde eineigcus e proliiinlo, 
dcprasalo pielatis jiiiUcio, aiiiiiiaiii ad serviliilciii 



a'J-r,vXdOpa -aOtTjv. t 0'JCeu;ei,-, i yrjjtv 6 [iaxdpto; C rcdigat, ciiiii allectibus iiisaiii occiiUe divellenlibiis 

Moju JTJ j, « Iv Tfl dXtov! jou Ct^oa dXXoYevf; tTzi zh auto' 

oTov, po'jv xa\ 0'/ov. 0'J6k juvucpavet; Jv E;j.aTiti)Sptov 

Xcvtp. 0'j Y-tJpVf,!iei; ev Ti) xo'jpa ttjj ■'{Tiq jou ouo 

xap7:0'j; £7:1 t6 a'Jtcj. 0'J5c oeutEpov tgu ivtautou. » 

0'jx eittSaXeT; etepoYsvij ^tJJov £7:'t etxpov eij yovtjv. 



Tt Tauta ?o'JX£tat ti aivfy^xata ; ih jjif, oeiv ev zr\ 
autfi ei'jyT) xaxtav xa'i dp£tf,v Ju;jic?'jT£'J£tv dXXf;Xat;. 



replcvcrit. i Noii jiiiiges, i iiKiuil bealiis Moyscs, 
I iii area tiia diversi {jcneiis aiiiin-alia siiiiul, veluti 
bovciii et asiniiui ". IScqiie coiitexes in pallio lanam 
liiio.Nou coles in solo lcrnc tii;c duo siinul Iructuum 
geiicra. Nciiiie bis iier aiiiiuin".» Aniuial aUeriii.=; ge- 
iieris nr.ii l';icii:s coirc cuiii allero ad piocreaiiduiii ". 
Qtiid luec sibi vohiiit u.iiigiii:ita '/ quod in codeiii 
aniiiio vitiuin et virtiiiciii consorere inier se iion 



Ilota cfiXta joj'fpoj'JVT;; rp?jr dxpajtav ; 7:oia Stxato- oporteat. Qua; tciiiperaiitia; amicitia csl ciini in- 
o^JvTi^ zpb; d6ixiavd[j.6vcta; d£\T6 etepovCite^ijTaTat conliiientia ? Qulc jiistitiie coiicordia csl cuiii in- 
Ttp iTipc;). Aei ojv Tiv J096V YSiJpY^v, xaOdTtep iy. justitia ? Altcriim scnipcr dscedil aliero acccdeate. 
tf,? Ttr^YTJ; 7:oti,uou xa\ dYaOTJs , xaOapi T.apa-niix- Quocirea prudenlem agcicolani taiii|uam e potabili 
7t£iv Tou piou Ti vd[j.aTa' (idva td to'j 0£oCi YeiiJpY'a „ ct bono fonle puros transiniltcrc v.l;e rivos opor- 
£t66Ta, xa\ TO'Jtot; 7:ovoiJvta 6ti piou, xa't 7tapa[j;^- 
vovta • OTtco; xav u-oc;)'jr,tai tt; ^ivo? XoYtJ(J;65 ev Tto 
x,ou!f ttp Tf,? dpetf,;, tou; co'j? i6cliv r.dvou.; 6 Ttdvta 



opcov, ta/_£to? Tfi iauTo-j 6uvd[j;6t tT]v ur.ouXov ,6:Jav 
Ttov XoY!J;j;tov itpo Tf,s ^XdJTr,c exTe[jt£tv. 0'J6£ ^dp 
isf.v d,u;apT£!V tf,; iX7t:6o?, 'oiJS^ dv£x5ixT)Tov [j;e!vat 



lel, qiiippe qui sola Dei nov:ilia culta novit, al- 
(pie in liis per vitam , laborein iiiipcndere pcrse- 
verat , ut (|u:iii;vis exleriia et aliena qi!a;d:iin 
cogitalio siibrejicrct in occulto viruitis, qui videt 
oiiinia, tnos iiunitiis labores, cito sua ipsius pole- 
staie laleiitcin cogilationum radicem anle gcrmcii 



t6v de\ 7tap£5p£uovTa Tijj 0£ip. Et 5^ tt;v ev Tto E'jaY- cxseinibit. iNcqiie euiiii las est a siie abcrrare, iie- 



Y^Xit.) yj)p-J.''J, f, 7:pojf,YS p.£V 7u cptXavOptb-t.j xptT-Ji 
t6 TTJ; docxia; jj.eY£Oo; , fj 6e T^oXXi] 7:£p\ Tf,v 5£T)j:v 
a;(oXf; xa\ xaptepia vixf,iajci to'J 6txajtO'j t6v Tpo- 
Ttov, ixxaXet T^pbj Tf,v tO'j do!^/f,javTo; T!;/.o)p;av 
[XTj Toivjv [ir,6c cj 7tpoj£uy^6;jL£vo; dT:£:7:r,?. Et y^P 



queinultuiii inaiieie eiiin qiii seiiiper iNuiiiiiii adli.e- 
ret. Quod si viikKuii, qiKe in Evangelio meiiiora- 
lur '', ad jiidicem 111)11 beiii^nuin adduxit injuria' 
magnitudo, ct mnlia niiilicrciila; in piecalioiie 
sedulilas ac perseveranlia, judicis inoribus supc- 



" D.oin. I, '28- 
"Deut. XXII, y. 



.-2. •■■ rsal._\viii, 13, 1/t. 
" Liic. XVIil, 5 sqq. 



I Cor. 111, 17. " Dcut. XXII, 10. " Lcvi:. xix, 19. 



?.<ij _ S. CKF.CORIl 

raiis, ipsnni ftil pnnilionom cjiis qiii iiijiiriHs fnc- \ 
ral excit;ivit : ne vcro lu (1iuii|Iil' in (iiaii.ici 1). o 
aninuim (lespoiulcas. Nain si illins vi(ln;c iineri'- 
ciiiuiia in precaiiiio magistialns ininiilis scnlcn- 
tiiim flcxit, (|iii nos iii siLuiio ciilliis Oci liespciare 
tniivcnit ? Ciijiis misericordiain s;cpe pusccnlcs 
.iiilcvertere nosii. < jEiniilainini, > iiii|iill Aposio- 
liis, « spirilii:ilia cliai isiiiata. El adliiic liis c\ccl- 
lcnliorein viam voLiis ostciulo -°. Si lingiiis liomi- 
iuMi loiinar et angeloriim, cliarilalcni auiem non 
lialioam, f;ictiis snni velut a;s sonans, aiit cyiiiba- 
lum tinnicns '"'. » Qiiod vero cliarilalis Incnim sit, 
liic (leolarat : « Cliaritas iion a}niiilaUir, non pcr- 
pcram agit, iioa iiillalnr, noii cst ;iiiibiliosa, noii 
qiia:rlt qiix sua sniil, iiiui irril;iliir, noii cngiiat 
m;ilnni, noii gaiidcl snpcr iniqiiilatc, congaiulct B 
veril;iti, omnia snllert, omnia credit, oinnia sper;ii, 
oniiiia siisliiiel. Cliarilas iuiiii|uam cxridit ". > Qiiid 
lioc rei csl ? Tamclsi alia quis ohliiicat dona, qii.c 
Spiritns pncliel, lingnas dico geniiiini, et proplie- 
rniin, ct scicnliain el sanatiomim inuncra, nondiim 
vero pure libcr-atns fucrit, Spiritiis auxillo, ab 
atrcctioiiiliiis, qii;c intns perturbaiit, ncque salnlis 
pcrfcctum iii aninio nicdicaiiicnlnm acccpcrit ; in 
tiinore casiis adliiic consislit, qnia cliaritalem non 
liabet, qiia; slaliilit ct confiriiiat in virtiitis statu. 
Quando igiliw ad te vcncrit prccationis illiiis opuleii- 
tia, tunc scnsii paiipcr csto, snbiiiiltcns le scmpcr, 
Cl cliarilalis ornanientnin tanquam fuiidaniciiluin 
aliquod ihesauri gratise aniiiio coinparaiis, ct ad- 
versiis oiniicin affrclUin cerlans, qnonsqtie ad pie- 
talis nict;im veiiliim erit. Hursns inqiiit .\p:)slo- 
lus : < Si quae in Cliristo nova crcalnra, velcra 
lr;insieriint '". > C;eierum novam creatiiram ap- 
pellavit S|iirilus sancli inliabitationem , iii piiio 
el iiicnlp:ilo corde oinniiinc iiuililia alqiie iiiiprobi- 
tale ac dcdecorc libcro. Naiii i|uaiido aniiiins jicc- 
catiini odio proseciitns fiicrit, ac sc pro viribiis 
virlutis administrationi tradideril, atqiie cniii vita 
tominutatns Spiritns in sc gr;ili;im acrcperit , 
novus cllci Ins cst totus, et rcpaialiis alqiic inslaii- 
ralus. Quincliani istiul, < Expiiigato velus lcrnicn- 
tinii , ul sitis nova conspersio ", > ct lioc qiio- 
que, I Kpiileiniir, non in ferniento veteri, scd in 
a/.ymis siiiccrilalis ct verilatis '", > ha;c, inqnain, p 
ciim iis, qnac de nova crcalnra dicta sunt, conso- 
(uiiit. Knimvero inultos lentalor aniiii;c nostr;e 
Uuiueos teiidii : inlirniior autein cst per sc liumana 
iiatura quam ut victoriain cx illo roporlare pos- 
5il. Idcirco etiaiii Aposlolus ;iriiiare iios jiibct 
nienibra armis CQclestibiis : c liuluile, > inqiiil, 
« loricam jiislili», et calccatc pedos in pnepara- 
lione Evangelii paeis ; et state succincli luiiibos 
vcslros in vcritatc. In oiniiibiis siimeiilcs sciitum 
fidei, in quo possitis omiiia lcla ncquiss.mi igiica 
exslinguero ". > ( Ila.'C vero suiit impotcntcs aniiiii 
inowis.) Deindc galeam saliitis assuincre liorialnr, 

" I Cor. xii, ."1. " I Cor. xii, 51 ; xiii, 1. «' 
N ibiJ. 8. " Kphcs. VI, 13 bqi|. 



N ISSF.NI 



2!>6 



T^j ix^ivr; T.:p\ ■zr^-i SirjJiv dvatjs?, ap;(Ov:o^ dv- 
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iHth-j (irroyvtjvai s-ouo^,; ; 05 x& EXso; cf Odv£iv otoa? 
T.rAlixi; Tou; aiTouvta;. < Zr|"/,oOTS, > (fr,s\v 6 'Ara- 
a-oXo;, < xd TivGu;jia:ixi -/apiiiJiaTa • xal 'iri, xaO' 
u-ify6o),T;v, iio'jv u;jii^v Ocixvuixt. "Eav Tai? yXtociijai? 
Twv dvOpt'jT;(ov XaXdi Y.aX T(ov dyYiXojv, axoLTziyj Sl 
[iTj i/w, yiyova xaXxo; t,X''jv,7) X'Ji;.6aXov dXaXa,^ov. > 
'1'; ol xi xipSo; -z^; dydTir,;, ivTEuOsv StjXoi- t 'II 
dYdTrr) ou C^iXot, ou TccpTiipEusTai, ou (putitouTat, oux 
6.^'/T^lxo'iH, ou Ci^TSt Td iauxrjj, ou Tiapo^uvsTat, ou 
/.o';'.^^-a.i ib xaxbv , ou X"''?^' "^Xi dStxia • oufxatp;! 
ifi alrfiiii , TtdvTa a-iyz'., TcdvTa 7ii(jT:uEt, TcdvTa 
eX7:(,^£; , ■TrdvTa u-0|X£V£f f) dYd-t) ouoi-OTs ixKi- 
TITEt. > Tt ToiJTtS JlTtV ; Et xa\ TtuV &XX(OV Tt? TUXOl 

XaptafjtdTtjv, oiv zh nveu;a.a Tjapixs' (Y^^w^ja; XiyM 
Ysviov, xal Tipo-fTjTeiav, xa\ Yvitiitv. xat xapfcr(iaTa 
l%[j.a-wi), p.r/ji™ o^ XuTpdjOTJ xaOapoi; di:6 Ttliv hi- 
Sov £voxXouvT(j)v TiaOdiv TJi Tou nv£up.aTo; ^orfiEiq., 
[j.r,5i Ti TiXjtov Tijj aunr^piag iv ti; 4'^Zfi Si^TiTat 
<fdp,u.axov £v cpijStp xaOii7TT)X£v ixi tTis 7tTtoc£(o; , 
tt;v (jTT;ptJou3av xal p£6atou-av iv tt; t?,; dpsTf;; 
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T?,; S£r;fi£(o; £X£tvTi5 6 ttXouto; , tot£ yivou tio 9po- 
VTiiJtaTt :;ivr,;, uTTOTTtTTTtjjv d£\ , xa\ to ttj; dYd:rr,c 
xaX^jV, (oaz£p Tivd y.pr^T.ioa tou tt;; ydrjizo; 0r,5au- 
pou, 7:po33ox(jjv TTJ i"Jyri, xa't 7Tp6j 7:dv dYtovtCo[ji£- 
voj T:dOo;, [i.i/pi. tou icftxijOat tou t^; eucsSsta; 
cxo-ou. ndXtv (ar,c'tv 6 'A^iiaToXo; • « EtTt; ev XptaTqj 
xaivT) xTidt;, Ta dpxata 7:apTjj,0s. > Kaivr,v Sk xTtitv 
£xdX£C£ TTjv iv xaOapa xa\ d[jito;ji(i> xapSia, xa't T:dcr,? 
dT:r;XXaY[J-£VT] xaxia; xal 7:ovTipia; xa\ a^irjyjvri; , 
ivotxTiTiv Tou dYtou DvEUfJiaTo;. "OTav y^P ^"'■'l^TI 
[jicV i] ({'uxt; Tb d[JiapTdv£iv , otx£ttocT) Sk auTTjv xaTd 
6uva[jttv TJi tt;; dp^Tr;; 7:oXtTEia, xa'i 6i§TiTat [jtETa- 
7:oir,0£tca t(o ptto tt;v tou nv£U[JiaTo; s!; JauTT;v xd- 
ptv, xatvT; -(iyovvi oX.t;, xa\ dv£XTtcOT;. 'AXXd y.a\ zh, 
f 'Ex-xaOdpaTS tt;v TraXatdv CO[xtiv, 'iva tIts v^ov 
(fupa[j:a* > xa\ Tb, i 'EopxdJ^jj^jtEV, [jlt) iv Cu[jtTl ita- 
X7.:5, dXX' £V dCu[jiois EtXtxptvsias xa\ dXr,0£iac, > 
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UoXXoii? [xlv Ydp tCTr,ctv o r.stpaxT]? tt; tl/uxTJ ppii- 
Xou; • JXdTTOJV Sc xaO' ^»utt]V f, dvOpojTrivT] tfuat? 
Tr,,; xaT' ixEivou vixT)?. Ati y.a\ STtXi^Etv ^[la? 6 
'ATrocToXo; xeXeuei t4 [jtiXT] Tot; oijpaviot? 67:Xot? , 
tIv Otopaxa zr\q Stxatocuvr,;, XiYtuv • « 'EvSucacOs, 
xa't U7:o6ujac0£ ev ETOtijiacIa t^? EtpTJvT;;, xa^L 7:spt- 
fiocaoOs Ti;v oc^uv sv dXrjOsia. 'EttI Tract 6i t6v Ou- 
pE^jv Ti]? TctTTSto? dvaXa6(ivT£i; , SuvricscOs 7:dvTa Td 
pi/,Ti Tou IlovT)poiJ Td 7:£::upto[j:iva c6ijaf > TauTa 
6i ccTt Ta dxoXaCTa TtdOT). M.a\ tt)V 7:£ptxs:j)aXatav 
Si|aaOat Toti ao)Tr)p!ou TcapEYY"?, ><«^- t'!'^ 4y'"^ t"''" 
Xatpav Tou nv£U[j:aTO;. TaiJTT)V 51 Xiyii xhv iv6uv«|j.Ei 
fc)£oO jViiYov, M xpT, Tf,v SE^idv Tf|j ^"X'i'J 6-Xicav:a 
Td; Tou 'ExOpou (j,r,xavd;d7:oxpoJ£cOat. 'Opa; 7:ojou; 
Ci-i5£t" cot tt;? aioTTipiaj Tpo7:ou; 6 'At^iJctoXo;, e!; 
[jtixv TsivovTa? 4olv, xa\ ay.o-hv £;a ; ev ol; xal tXt]- 
l Cor. xiii, 4-8. " II Cor. v, {7.' »' 1 Cor. v, 7. 



297 



DF. INSTITUTO CIiniSTIANO. 



208 



pouToi jSoSfu)? 6 itphi ■:6 oxpov tojv evxo),ujv toj ptou \ nc siiiicliiin Spirilus gl;iiliiim. Ilunc. aiilcin Jicil, 
Sf6y.oi. Verliiiiii iii viiliilc Dei, ([110 decol aiiiiii.t! (lexlniiii 

aruialaiii lioslis fabricas (lisciilerc. Viilcsiic qiidt salnlis iiioilos Ap')slo!iis lilii snbiiidicarit, iiiii ail 
unaiii viam, eanulcm(|uc nielain lcnilniit ; iii (piiliiis faeilc vit;e 1 iiirienlnin, (pKhl ad nianilaloriiiii Dei 
apicem speclal, cxpleliir. 



'0 [j.iV o'jv oxo7t6? TT|s £uij£6E:'a; ■cc.ouxoj. AeJ 
Ss tou? (pt),oao9Etv EYvtoxiiTa? , lixf.fid),; eioivo; 
autiv , oTOOi (5t({.(oo't [jiiv -riavTj; trjV ouOaoxtav, 
xa\ ib (ASTO (ppovelv eui loT? xaxopOiojjLaic • xtjv ts 
Jauxuiv (fuxTiv [;iexi xou p!ou apvr,jd(;j.£vot , r.ph; sva 
pXiTiiodi TiXouxov • 8v TTis Et; Xptsxiiv liYa^iT]; aO>,ov 
Tot; ayaTOutiiv eSdixsv 6 Q^h^, xaO(o; tfr,iiv 6 aux6; 
'Aizi^-oloc- € Ai' u-o[jiovr,5 xpix(0[ji£v x>jv Tipoxci[j.s- 
vov fi[j:tv {XYtova, (itpopiovxtj eIj xiiv xtj; TtlaTeto; ap- 
XTiYbv xaV TEX£itoxT]v Ttjsouv. t Mt] ouv toTs tou 
nv£U[Jiaxo; Siopf|ij.a3tv £.:xatpt>)[JL£Oa, xa\ xto xaxopOto- 
(lai XI 5t' dp£-T]v, atpopjJiTjv ),d6to[ji£v £l; xi tjjpovstv 
xal (j£;ivuv£GOat, rcp^tv eXOstv £is X£"ao5 xtov V/.m^o- 



Itaiiiie cjnsinodi est pictatis scopiis. Eos porro 
qni ver« sapientioc stiidio inciinilicri; dccreve- 
ruiit, prohc hanc melam scire opoilct, ut oiniicni 
fastum ct arrogaiiliam alijiciaiit, neipie oli recte 
facta siiperbiaiit ; ct cuin aiiiiiiain siiam cuni 
vila aliiicgavciinl, ad iinam opnleiiliam oeulos 
conjiciani, (luani Dens pr^niniiini cluirilatis iii 
('.liristiini conccssit amanlibus, siciit Apostoiiis 
ipse dicit, t Per paticntiam currainus propositum 
iiobis ceriair.en , aspicientcs in auctorem (idei, ct 
consiiminalorcm Jesum ''^ « Nc igitnr S|)iriliis 
sancli mnnerilius cxlollamur, ct cx co qnod iccle 
cgeriuuiS per virtiiteni, occasioiicm faslus el sii- 



|j.ivtuv • tva [jr^ Exni(iu)[j.ev tt;? 6p(j.fi; , dxpetov Jou- r perbi;c suiiiamiis, prinsiiuam ad (incin coriim qii;c 



Toi? xbv T:po),a6<)Vxa rtlvov xri auOaO£t'a TcotTjaavxc;, 
■xa't dvi^tot tpaVEvxe; xr,; T£),£tiJxTixo;, ei; i^v t| xou 
n-is.iiy.x-o; f,[ja,- eD.xe y&pi.;. Touxo eaxt xax(5pOto[j.a 

ij.E-i'a tf t/.oiotf ia;; -h [jfyav tivxa .... xot; ykp 

oOoi XT) xapoiy., xa'i y.axayivtoixEtv xou 



^XStv EV x([) auv£tooxt a^tov iauxov Tts-otTjxivat QeCi. 

vilam coiidcmnct, ncquc conscins fucril, quod seiiisum Dco dignnm rcpiit:ivei it. 



siieninliir vcniaiiins, nt nc excidamns a proposilo, 
laborc priiis cxbaiislo nobis per iirrogaiUiani iiuitili 
rcildito, cuin indigni visi fncrimns pci feclioiie, ad 
qnam nos Spirilns gralia Iralicbat. Iloc ingens cst 
oiierae piclium sliidii sapicnliaj, si is qni rcctc fa- 
ctis niagnns est, snbiiiiFso et piii-o cordc sil, cl 



Ti (jIv Stj xaxa xi]v eXTiiSa tou axoTiou xoT? <f0.o-6- 
tpto; fiiv aipou[jivot; ixavto;; Eipr,aOat vo[tiJo[JEV. AeT 
6c XotTziv 7:poaO£Tvat xoT; eipTi[jt£vot;, omjiq [j^v /pi] 
«uvETvat xou; xotouxou? dXXf,Xot?- * OTito; Se xpexetv 
[jex' dX),f,),tov, Ito; av etx\ xf,v dvto TxtiXtv dipixtovxat. 
XpTj Toivuv xbv xa xou piou xouxou as[jvd xaOapiJj; 
dxt[iaJovxa, xa't dpvoO[j.£vov Traaav xtjv xdxto o^i^av, 
dpvf,aaaOai [iiExa xou §iou xa\ xtjv oixeiav ij-uxfiv. "Ap- 
VTjat; Oi (J-uxT];, 'h [jr,oa[Jtou CtjxeTv x?<iauxou OiXr^aa, C 
dXXa x6 OEXr,[ja xou Qeou- xa\ xouxt.i xExpf|aOat xaO- 
ajxEp dYaOtp xu6epvf,xr,, xto th xotv6v TxXf,po)[ja xfi; 
doEXtp6xr,xo; jjeO' 6[jovoia; eT;\ xiv X'.[jEva xou Osiou 
O£).fi,aa'xo; dnEuOuvovxf x£xxf,aOai 60 cuoev ixapi ih 
•xoivbv, 7:Xt]v xou zh ao)[j.a xaXurrxovxo; t[jaxiou. Uuxto 
Yao £xot;j6x£pov 'sxai.x?) Txapa xtov 7TpoEaxo')xtov i-t- 
xaaaoijtevov p.£0' f,SovTi; xa\ ^Xtciooc TxpoOuiJto; [jiv 
xsXitv, (1)? SouXov Xpijxou xa\ f|Vopaa[jEvov ei; Tf,v 
xotvf|V xoiv dSeX^^Tjv xpeiav. Touxo i^ap xa\ 6 Kupto; 
pouX£xai,X£-/'tov« 'OOiXtov ev u[jTv Ttptijxo; xa\ [jiya;*. 



(iiue igiliir pcrtincnt ad spcm scopi jiuingcinli iis 
qni pie sapieiilcrque viverc proposiiernnl, abiiinle 
explicala csse censcnuis. Jani vero rcliqiuini csl, 
iit iis quic dicta sunt addanius, i|iioiiioilo talcs coii- 
versari inlcr se oporteal, ct (iminiodo cerl;itiin 
currere, donec ad snpernaiii civilalcm pcrvcnerinl. 
Quociica opns esl euni qni linjns vit:e rcs pr:ccla- 
ras plane despicit, et omiiem nnindanani gloriam 
abiicgat, (Miam ciini vita airimain propriam abne- 
gare. Anim.ne vero abncgalio est, voliiiitatem siiani 
nusqiiam (|ii8ei'ere, sed Dei voliiiit;itciii, c.i.jiie 
veliili lioiia gubernaliice iiti ; qiKC coinmuiicni 
(Valeinitatis caituin cum concordia ad [lorliiin di- 
viiiic volnntaiis dirigit ; dcinde niliil nisi id (jiiod 
coniiiinno est possidcre, prajlerqnam vcsliini nliMi, 
qiiod corpus lcgat. Sic naiii(|iie cxpcditiiis ciil, 
qiiod a pr;i!positis injunctiini erit, ciiiii jucundilali; 
ct spe alacriter pcrficcre, iit serviini Clirisli, ct ad 
communcin fratrum nsiiiii redeiiipliiin. lioc cniiii 



^axu -av-tov eaxaxo;, -/a^ Travxtov oouXo;. . Xpf, oe D vult cliam Dominus, c ait : « Qiii vult iiilcr 

TT]V ToiauxTiv 5ouX£iav 7:apa xoT; dvOptoirot; d;j.tjOov 
etvat, xa\ 6',i£iXEt 6 xotouxo; UTioxExaxOat 7:aai , xa\ 
xaOd7:£p oavEiou xpewaxr,; OEpaTieuEt xoii; d5EX-,pou;. 
XpT] 6i xa\ xou; TcpoEaxojxas xou T:vEU[j.axtxoCi xou- 
xou yopo^, xoxe [jsifEOo; xfi; aCixtJov axoTxouvxa; (ppov- 
xi5o;, y.a\xii? J-^e5p£uouaT]; xfiv 7:iaxtv xaxio^ * Xoyt- 
Co[jlvr,s xd; ~^i'/y3.t; d^itoj xf,; ETXtaxaata; dyijvijE- 
aOat, xa\ [jtj r.phq xf,v s^ouaiav aTpstv t?j (pp6vr,[ia. 
AeT li.p Ev xji ETttaxaaia [jEiJova [xev xtov fiXXtov xoii? 
i:po£3T(J0Tai; txoveTv , xazEtvoxipto; Se xiiiiv dpxo[jEvtov 
tppovsTv, xa\ xu7:ov 6o'JXou xiv ^auxiuv piov 7:apsxEiv 



vos priiiuis et niagnus csse, omiiiuin sit postremns, 
cl oiniiiiini servns ". > Vcrniii cjiisniotli Sfrvitiitcin 
apiid lioniines gratuitam csse opnrlct, ct qui talis 
cst, omnibns dcbet snbjici, ac veliiti usiiroe dcbilor 
IV.ilribus inservirc. .\i\ lucc eos qni linic spiritiiali 
clioro priclkinnlur, niagnitiidinein siisc ciine coii- 
sideiantcs, ct D)aliti;c qua! (idci insidialur, et do- 
losas artes incditalur, pio digiiitate su;e pra;fcctii- 
r;c sollicitos esse convcnit, ei non ratione pole- 
slalis niagnos spiritus gerere. Llenini dccft iii 
pixfectiira conslitulos, majorem qiiidem (iiiaiii 



'Mlebr. Mi, I, 2. " Matll 
PATnoi. Ciu. XI, \l. 



U. 



10 



290 



s. r.nEGOUu nyssem 



500 



nlii iMLorom siispiccrc, siilMiiissiiis vcro (luani A '<>ii &>-).o'.; , Ttapaxa-aOr/Yiv 8;oJ vojjii^ovTa; e/siv, 

siibilili se gcrcre, ac pro servi iiiiagine c.\cniplovc ou; £i:taT£'JOT)aav. Oii-ojs ouv xp'1 to'j; ^tpocsrdiTa; 

vilam siiam aliis cxliibcre, diim illos rrpiilnnl tT.\y.z\zlz(iai xCov aSz^w-j, i>i a'j yr.-iia-zoX r.oii5o.-(w- 

dcposiliim cssc Uci, qui fnlci sii.x cnnimissi siiiit. yy. Tiaiouiv (i-a/wv, o'jf i-;(iTj'JOr,jav ■Tzapi tcjv ua- 

Sic i^itiM- pra'positos opniloi (Valriim cui-am lia- Tipuv auxww. 'ExeIvoi yap tiov T:a(6wv ci? k^st; 

berc, ul prolii teneroriim ciliicaloics piicrornni, qiii cxozo-jvts;, tw pi^v ■!tl-q-(ai, tio Sk vouOcdtav, tC) Sl 

ipsis a pareiitibiis Iradiii siiiil. Eniiuvero iii piicro- £-atvov, tw 51 IkXlo t: Ttuv TotouTtov TTpojdYouaiv, 

rumliabiHis coiisidorantcs.luiicvcrbcra.illi monila, o^ioiv o'jts nph; x^.o-v, oOte Tpb; iTrixOctav to'Jthjv 



allcri laiidcm, alteii ali(|uid cjiismoili adiiioveiit ; ac 
niliil lionim ad graliani, iiequead odiiim prxstant, ' 
iiucmadinodiim spiriliialcs (luoqnc prxpositi faccre 
dcbonl. Si ila invicem affecti fueritis, cum sulije- 
cti lum magislri, illi quidem cum gandio jiissis 
ac mandalis obtcmperantos, bi vcio cnm voluplale 
Iralrcs ad peifoctnni statnni provchentos ; ct si 
Iionoiibds 



roto^jvTs; , xaOd); y.a\ ol TivcupiaTixol Tiposi-ijJTSj 
■notciv itfElXoustv. 'Eav oijTtj); 'ix^,rz ■Kph; 6.'kXr^Xo\i;, 
oi T£ u'f caTtiiTs; xa\ ol 6'.5a7)ca),ot , oi [xkv ■rrstOorj.evot 

(JtETOl Y,3.pS.; TOtJ £-!TaTTOIJl£V0t;, oi 51 p.zO' lf]60VT;i 

TO'j; d5:).90-J5 iTi't T.b TE/.Etov ■:rpoaY(y[i.svoi , xa\ Tat; 

Tt,aatj dXA-rjXoui; ■rpoTiYii<jOc • t6v tiov dfY^^-wv s.~\ 

TTJ? yr\; C^aiaOs ptov. IlstOiTto 6^ exaaTo; JauTiv, tbj 

iiiviceni pnovenialis , aiigeluriiin iii B o.^ ^oO auvdvTo; d^sXcfiou (Jiovov k(sx\ xaTaSseaTspo;, 



lerris viiani dcgetis. Inducat vcro sibi quisqiie in 
mcnteni, se non fratrc sihini cmn quo vcrsalur 
inlcriorom infirmiorenKiue csse, sed quovis cliam 
hominc ; hoc enim cognosccns, discipulus rcvera 
Chrisli erit. Cum crgo humilitalis fruetns sciatis, 
ct faslus damnuni, iniitamini Domiiium, cl iiiio in 
corpore alque aiiima una ad siipornam vocalioncir. 
cnrrile, ddigcntcs Deiim ct vos iiiviccm. Nam 
amor ct limor Doinini priiiiuiii li^gis coniplemcn- 
liimcsl. Verumlanicn iinn siiiiplicitcr, neqiie for- 
tuito nobis adversus Dcuin chariias i:idi aique 
iiiseri solct, scd por laborcs raultos cl magnas 
tnras, el coopcraiioiicm Cliristi, prout di.\it Sa- 
pioiitia, I Si eiiim, » inqiiit, j qusesicris eani, 
quasi pccuniam, ct sicut ibosauios cCfodiMis illam, ^ 
lunc iiitclliges timorcm Domiiii, cl scioiiliam Dci 
invenies^*. I Agnilione vero Doi invciita, ciiam 
mcliini facilc comprelicndes, ct quoil sequitur 
recle perficics, cbariiaicni dico iii vicinum ; nam 
cum priniu n ct magnum labore coinparalum cst. 



dXXi xal •TTavTi; dvGpiIcTou • ToiJTO yip ytvtbaxtov, 
[jiaOr;TT;c Ea-at ovtoj; XptaTou. EtoiTs; 0'jv ttj; Taitet- 
v(jTr,Toj Tou; xap-oui;, xa\TT]v fT][ji''av tou tu^ou, (jii- 
[Jtif]aaa0s Tbv AsaT:oTT)v , xa't k\\ oib|jtaTt xa'i [iia li/vyri 
XwpstTE T^phq Tf,v Svtjj xXrjaiv, dyaTtoJvTsj tov Qzhv 
xa't dX/.if;Xou;. 'Ayar.ri ■^'ip xa\ tfiSoq i rphi Kupiov, 
■zh -poiTOV Tou V(5[JL0U iaTl 7:XT;ptojjta. IlXrjv oux dTiXa)?, 
o'J5s a'J-o[J.aTO)? •fi[Jitv •?] Ttpi; ©sJ/v dydirr, i-(xi'Ji<!Oai 
■nitfuxsv, dXXi oti ■rtoXXtJJv ■jrdvtov xa\ [jtsYaXajv tfpov- 
Tioojv, xa't auvspyJa; tt;; tou XptaToiJ , xaOto; Eipr)- 
xsv f; So^ta. « 'Eiv i'ip fT]Tf|ari; auTr,v, i tprja^tv, 
« tjj; dpyuptov, xa't w; Oriaaupo^j? i^spEuvfjaT);, 
Td-E auvvofjast; tpdSov Kuptou, xa\ ^TtiYvtoatv 0soij 
E'jpf astc. • 0£O'j 5s ETTtyjtijatv s^jptjjv, xa't (fiGo^j auv- 
vorjast.; paSioi;, xa\ tJi ^'.ps^Ti? xaTopOtoastj, Tb dYa- 
■::av, Xsyio.Tiv 7rXr|atov Toij yip TTptJTou xa\ [.tEYdXou 

■ndvo) XTTlOsvTO; , "Zh SEtJTSpOV IXotTTOV 5v, dTtOVtOTEpdv 

e-Ttv kr.z\ h tJ/v Qsiv |xt; a';arM^i s? oXti; xap5ta(j , 
xal s? dXr|r5tavo(ac, Ttjij; dv (jyttb; xa\ dSdXto; ^Ttt- 
[j.£XotTO Trjj Ttbv d5:X'i^jV di'aTTT;;; 



.sccisulum quod ininus esl, levioris laboris est : qnandoquidom qiii Dcuni non amat ex totn cordi^ 
cl e.v tola nieiilc, quinam sincere el sedulo charilalis in fiatrcs curani babeict ? 

Veiiimcnimvero ciiin nialitia; ailifox naotus cst T?.v 5s ;jit] Tr,v t}ux-!iv oXr,v dT:o5:5d';Ta ©siTj . [jtr,ok 

eum qiii Inlam animani Doo iion liadit, et vacuiis r.ph; tt-jV £xs(vou xsxsvojjj.evov dYd-r,v , EupiLv 4 Tr;« 
esl a diloctione illius, facile niaiuipat ct pra\is xaxia; TsxvtTr,? yy.po^tzai paSiw; loyiaii.o'i; TtovT)- 
cogitalionibus prx'oipltem dat, diiiii nunc facit ut pot; u-oixsXiJtov , vCiv (jtsv papia tpa^vsaOat Ttotdjv 
gravia videantiir Scriptura; niandata, ct oiicrosum Ti Tr,; Epa^r;; STttTdy^JLaTa , xa\ ETtaxOri Tr;v et; 
ministcriiim IVatiibus cxhibitum, modo ad siipcr- tou; dSsXtfou; OspaT^stav • vjv 5c ira(,otov Etj dXa- 
biam ct fastiini cxlollit ab ipso in conscrvos ollicio, \) Covs(av xa't Tu-yov d-' auTr,; tt;; eij tou; 6;jio6oiJXou{ 
ut gloriam ab bnminibus qnaerat, ct lionorcm a Siaxovta; , to; tt;v Ttapi tojv dvOpioTttjjv 6(5?av CifltsJv, 



fratiibus exigal, itaqiie infidoliiim ai ta anibiat et 
jirscstct. Eienim inlidelis cst qui liunianos |iio coe- 
lestibiis boiiorcs venatiir, qiicniadniodum Domiiius 
ipsc aliciibi dioil : i Quomodo vos crcdere po- 
lcitis, qui gloriani a vobis inviceni accipilis el 
honorcm a Dco solo iioii qntcritis "? » Qiiapropl(;r 
si cbaiitas a Deo adfuciit, iieci^ssiim csl rcliqiia 
fliam laiic adli:creic, et fraieriuini amorcin , cl 
lcniialom cl candoiem absque lictione, perscve- 
ranliain el scdulitalcm in precibus , oninemqiie iii 
gencrc virlutcni. OiKiiiiam aulcm ijiiando niagna 



xa'i Ti[jtT;v Ttapi tiov d5sX(jnbv iTtaiTsiv • xal outoj xd 
Ttbv d-(jTt]jv Ttpa^i^tj.aTSudpjEvoj xaV ::ot(bv. "jVi^taTOj 
Yip 6 Ti? dvOpto7:(va^ dvTV Ttbv O(jpav(tov Or,psijojv 
Ti[jti?, (bj ouTd? Tou 9r,atv o Kijpto;* i Ilibs 5,tjva- 
aOs ujjtEtj 7:iaT£ujtv , Sdjav 7:a,o' dXXf;Xa)v Xa[ji6dvov-. 
TS? , xa\ TTjv od^av tt;v -api Toij [Jidvou 0so'j o'j l^r^- 
to'jvts?; » 'AydTtr;^ o-jv f;;jitv 7:apouar,.; to'j 0eou, 
dvdYXT) xa\ Ti Xotrti Ta'JTT) auviT^saOat, xa\ xh tptX- 
ddsXcfov , -zh Ttpaov , zh dvu-dxptTov , t!) 7tsp\ Tij 
Euxi; StapxE^ xa\ aitouSatov, xa\ d-Xtbj raia^j dpe- 
T-f;v. 'Cl; 5i [/.svdXou to'j XT-f,[i.aTo; Svtoj , [jLSYdXtov 



'>I>rnv. :i, -4, S. -^JoAn. v, 'li. 



30t 



Di; INSTITLTO CIIUISTIA.NO. 



502 



6;T TOvtov itjpi -iriV xTrincv, oC/ npb; ^vSetvv ivOpo)- A csl possessio, magnis ciiam ad c;im acqtiirendam 

Tuv i".vo(jiiva)v, a"/.X* eU t6 lipijai 0:(') tw TJt xpu- l^iliorilius opiis csl : non qiii ad oslcnlalioncm 

w-i EtSdti. Tot; 8k dY*''^'^'^' ''^^'^ ®-^"'' e'J>!'''''S 5^»^ liomiiium suscipiunUir, vernni ail placcmluin Dco, 

■fjouj 6 •jtiSvo? xiiv ivtoXoiv , eXatfpbv y.a'i Eixipaaxov qiii occulta novit. Alrjui Dcuin amaiitibiis facilis ci 

f);j.tv xbv «Ytova -r^i T.fjhi exeivov d.f6L~T,:; T.oiouaT^i. jnciindiis csl lalior mamlaloiiiin, ciini lcve ct gra- 

Ati xa\ 6 IIovr,pf/; TTavta aYwvtCeTat Tpiinov £x6a),ctv lum iiobis corlaincn clliciat cliaritas crga Dciim. 

thy xoij Kuplou tf(56ov ex •cuv t|/uxcjv fjawv, xal ota- Qiiapiopter niahis omni ralionc contcmlil iil Dei 

XiitTat t^v r.phc Jxeivov dyarrjv f,5ovaT; Tiapavijjiot;. mctiim ex animis iioslris expcllai, et amoiein in 

Astv?)? Y^P iimv, d ^aOu.aouvTa? eupoi toj; tfuXa- Dcuni vohiptalibiis illcgitimis dissolvat. Enimvero 



xa? , xXi'.^a; xatpV;, xa\ et::is£),0:Tv toT; tti; ape- 
■ZT\i -(5vot; , xat xaTaj-etpat ■:(;) aiitj la auiou fi- 
^iivta- XotSoptav, Xiyco, Tutfov, xcvoSo^iav, Tt[j.r,; e:it- 
Oufjtiav , xa\ li. Xoi-i Tr,? xaxia.; oti[jiioupyT,;j.a-a. 
\h ouv eyP'1T''P^''^'i '^^^ •:r,p£Tv ::av-oO;v tov 'K/Opf/v, 
OTTio; xav T:poj6a>,Ti itva [jtTixavr,v ut:' dvatax^J"'"'^»' 



sublilis cst, si torpciitcs socordia invcnci-il cust(j- 
dcs, in rapicnda opiioilunilale, ct scnsiin iiivadcn- 
dis virtiitis labnribiis, ali|iic iiiscrciidis 7.i7.aiiiis 
suis Irumciito : coinicinm dico, fastiiin, iiianem 
gloriam, bonoris cii|iidit3tciii, et alia viiii cffci ta. 
Ilaqiic vigilarc oportcl, et unditiiic inimicum ob- 



Tcp"tv aiaaOat Tr,; '^^XV droxpoujOr,vat. Mvr,;j.o B sgrvarc, nt eliamsi fabiicam adniovcrit aliqiiam 

vstJETe 6i [iot cuvjxto'; xal lo^Jxou , oxt "AGcX p.'sv prjc impudcntia sua, anleqnam aiiiinam alliiigat, 

Ttpodicpeps xiT) Kupiti) Oujtav a~h iiov TxptoTOKixtiJV cxciitiatnr. lloc qiioiiiie frcqiicntcr iii nicinoriam 

c:po6dT(i)v xa\ a~h aT^dxtDV Kdtv cz a~h [j.cv -Cfj rcvocalc, qiiod .\licl (iiiidcin olitiilit Domiiu) sacri- 

xap-iJv tr;; Y^i?> *^'^' "''"'• ^'^ '^'^^ ■npo6d':(ov < Kal (icium de primogenitis oviiini, ct de adipibus : Cain 

eTTiTSs.i (fTiatv, « 6 0e6; l7:\ xat; Oua!at; •:o'j "A6SX • aiitein ex fructibus qnidein lcrrK, scd non ex 

Int Se ToT; Stipot; to-j Kd'tv ou T:poiiTxsv. > "EciTi ovibus. « Et rcspexit, i inqiiit, « Deus ad victinias 

To!vuv piaOsTv £x Tr,; tJTopta;, ib; eudpscTTov Ttt) Ku- Abcl, ad muncra autein Cain non allcndit ". > 

piw Txdv Ti [jtsTa 9060U xa\ T:t(3T$co;,o'J T^ ToXuTcXio; Igilur ex bisloria sacra disccrc licct (iiiaiii acce- 

Svsu dYaTTTi; •(vj6\i.iwk Ouok yap 'A6pad[jt &XX(ij; jiiiim sit Domino oniiie qnod cum limore et (iile 

eSiSaTO tt)v euXoYtav Txapd to'j MsXxtaeSkx , dXX'' i^ fil, non quod snniptiiose absqne cliarilate. INeque 

td; dT:apxi» xa't Td xatpta T:,oo5rivsYX£ Ttp IspsT TO'j ciiim alilcr Alirabam acccpisset bciicdiclionem a 

0£O'j. Katpta 6i Xiyst xal dx,ooOtvta tc^ov xir.apy/j-j- Melcliiscdcc, nisi primitias ct pra^cipua oblulisset 

Tcov , a'JTr,v Tr,v tfUxrjV xa\ T?,v vouv , xsXs-Jojv -r.^jiTv saccrdoli Dci ^'. Pra;ci|uia vcro dicit, ct primilias 

(jtT) [xtxpoT:psT;i; 0'jsiv tco 0£(o -id; atviast; xa'i Td; manubiarum, anitnam ipsain ct nicnlcni, diim prae- 

euxd;, [ir,5'£ ts Tu/ovTa tio A£(jt:<jTT) T.poii.ytvj , dXX' cipit nobis non sordide sacrificarc Dco lauilationes 

ei Tt xaiptov Tr,; <^'jyr^; , ii.3.)lv/ cz a'JTf,v Tr,v 6Xr,v ct prcces ; ac iieque Domiiio qua;vis offcrrc, scd si 

dvaTtOivat 0SCO. nsp't [jtivTot tiIiv tti; dpsTr,; ijtsptov, quid in aniiiia primarinm fueril, imo ipsain totam 

TToTov xpsiTTov ■f]Y£tjOai, xa\ T:p6 Tcov dXXwv ertTr,- Deo consecrare. Coeleruin qiia; virtiitis partes pra;- 

8£U£iv , xa't t:oTov to'Jtou 6£'JTspov , xa't Td XotTid slaiiliores ccnsendse siiil, et quibiis piiiiio aiiio 

e'JsE^; , oux esTtv EtTTStv. 'A/.X-rjXtov yap 6[j.oico; alias iiicumbendiim sil, ct reliqiiis deiiiccps, dici 

EXOvTat ,xa"t St'dXXTiXtov £t:1 Tf,vxopu9r,v TO'j; xpco;ji- iion polcst. Nam virtiiles iiitcr se coniicxie suiil ; 

vou; dvdYouatv. 'H [xev Ydp dixXoTT); T-ji ijTTaxoii T:apa- ac per se invicem cultoies ad caeiimen cxlolliint. 

fitSwstv -f) S^ uT;axoTi,Tii T:iaT£i ■ aurq 5k ttj eXT^iot • Eleiiim simplicilas obcdicntix tradit , obcJicnlia 

xa\fi eXTtir, Tfi Stxaioa^JvT) • xdx£tvTi , tt) oiaxovia • (Idci : liKC vcro spei, et spes jiislili;c ; jiistitia nii- 

xa\ auTT), TTJ Ta7:£tv6Tr,Tt • Trapd os Ta'JTr,; ■i) -paoTr,; nistcrio, cl iniiiislcriiim Iiiimililati ; ab liac aiilcm 

T:c'paXa[i6avsTaf 1?) 6£, Tji x.apd TTpoadYst • T) os x^pi. clementia assiiniilur, quic gaudio admovet ; gaii- 

TT) dYd^T) • £X£ivr„ Tij euxii • xa\ oiJTto; dXXi^Xcov l|r,p- ,liiini cliai ilati ; b:cc prec:Uioiii : ct sic a se inviccai 

Tii;aivat, xa\ e5apTf,aaaat t6v iy6y.Ewj , CTt' auTr.v iiciidciit, ct siibrniicm eum qiii appcii.sus adkerct 
dvdYouai tou T:oOou[jivou Tf,v -xopuYTiv , xaOdTTsp j) ;id ipsum vcrticcm opl^ilM ici vcluint, siciili cx 

drsvavxia; -f) T:ovr,p!a tou; JauTr,; tfiXou;, 6td Ttov adverso iinprobilas ainicos siios pcr proprias partes 



otxstiov auTr,; [j.sptov,£T:t Tr,v £axaTr,v xaTaYst xa- 
xiav. Azl oe T)[j.a; Ti^ vjyr\ t;X^ov TipoaxapTspsTv ■ 
oTov Ydp xopu-.faT'5; Tt; to'j x.opoij tcov dpsTtov auTi) 
TUYX*"''-- . 'J'-^''- auvdT:Tst 6t' dYtoTTiTo; [juaTty.T); xa\ 
TTD£U[j.aTf/.f,f £vspY£ia; xa\ 5iaOia£oj; apiT^zou QeC) 
t6v Tii euxTl '^poaxapT£pou'jTa • 0; Jiojv tcTj t:60c;j, x6 • 
pov Tr,; E^Jxij; o'Jx £'Jpiax£i ■ d£\ 6k tco tioOc;) to'j 
dYa0o'j EupiaxsTat, xaTd t6 Etpr,;jtEvov • « 01 toojyov- 
Ts; [J.S, ETt TTStvdaouat • Y.a\ ol ;:ivovTi; [j.s, ^Tt OfyT)- 
couat. I Ka\ aj.'j.ay/j\i- <"E6toxa; £'J7poa'jVT,v et; t-!;v 
xapotav [J.OU. > Ka\ 6 Kupto;- « 'II paatX^ia tcov oJ- 



snas ad exlreinam dcprimit iiciiuiti:un. Nobis vcro 
amplius orationi insislendum esl : siiiiiidcin bx>c 
vcluli cbori virtulum anlislila qiKcdam cst, ct pcr 
sanclitatcm arcanam ct spiiitiLilcm actioiiem ct 
alTcctum inenarrabilem, Dco coiijiingit euiii qui in 
piece perscverat ; qui desidcrio fcrvens, satietatcm 
precationis non invenit : imo scmpcr a boiii appe- 
titii coriiiiitiir jiixta id quod dicluni est : < Qui 
e.luiit iiie, adliuc csurient, ct qiii bibiint inc, adliuc 
silicnt ''. I j\tque alibi : < Dcdi^ti hctiliam in 
tordc nieo ". > Et Dominus, < Rcgniiin calorum 



' Gcn. IV, -i, 5. " Ceii. \iv, 18 sqq. '" Eccli. ricix, 20. " Psil. iv. 7. 



S. GRr.GOnil NYSSENl 



50i 



505 

iiilra vos est ". > Rogiuiiii appcllavil gaiuliutn A pavcov bnh; u;-i(7jv esti. Bacja^iav 5s ttjv &v6)6cv 

(lisuper iiisiUiin aniiuis pcr spirilnm : (iiiod cst ■zy.li <f'jya'^i ^'^ '^'^'^ nvs\iy.a.xoi; iyyiwy.i'^t\\) Eutppo- 

arrliiibo scmpitcnii gaiidii, inio liiuc. fiiicnlMr san- cuvtiv Exa),:c7£v , t,ti? e3-\v o:,4i5a6tov t?,? aitovfou 

cioniiii aiiinun. X*('^?' ^? «TOXauaouai tdTs al xwv ayJcov <J/uy_a!. 

Igiuir qiioiiiain dcclaraliim cst qiiis sit pielatis 'E-z\ 'zoi-zuv 5ios.iy.-at, xi;6zTiq fjaiGEla; axo-h:, 

scopiis, (iiicin iis propositum essc coiivcnit, (iiii 6v xpT) -poy.eXoOat. toT? tiv ejo^iXri piov atpouixf^o'.;, 

Deo cliaram iiistilniinl vilain, qiiac est ai!im;ie piir- 6j JtiTt liux?,; xaOapi(j[^b;, xa^ tou nvju|jiaTo? o;' 

gatio, ct Spirilns sancti pcr buiioiliin opcnim pro- ip-^oiv ayadCr/ -KrjT/.or.r^; ivot'xT,at? • Exaiio; u^aiov 

rectuin inliabilatio : qiiisquc vcslriim anima co (['lo xaTa ^bv ar.ooEr^i\i-a Tpfeov Tuapaiy.judia; ttjv 

ileiiioiistralum est inodo pra;paraia, ac referta O/uyiiv, y.ai (j.E(i-:r]v 6£tou Ttoiifija; spojTo;, ou-ti); aTCO- 

aniore diviiio.ita scipsum precilnis cl jcjuiiiis otJTOj 4au-ov Tatj euyat? y.al viiaTEtat?, [;.Eptvr,[jisvo? 

Iradal, iiicmor cjus qiii ad assidue oraiuliim co- tou ■irapazaXouvTo; , t6 tiotaXct-Tto? TpoieuyjiOat, 

liortaliir, ol ad nmi sc;^nitcr agcnduni. Elenim xa\ [i.r. ky.xay.zh. 'H yap r.sp\ t7;v suyTjv citiouct;, 

sedulilas in pretalione, inagiia nobis largilur : dun- jj.:Ya/a f,;j.tv yapi^sTat • (jtovov ouvt^^vw -/.a't dpOti 
laxal inlenla ct rccla conscientia faciat lioc quis- " auvstoricrst touto TzototTto s-,taaTo;, jj.T,oaijtou xa^a tJjv 
quc ; niisquam cogiiatione spoiile oirciinivagans, B otavotav ^xousjtio; 7:spf7i),avu'jijtsvo? • [JLY]Si (^oa-sp uit' 

i)e(|ue ut ncccssiialo cxoriuin deijilum exsolvens, dvaY;'.T,? dxoustov ypsoj d-ooiSouj , d),),' spojTa X3t\ 

sed aninii dcsidcrium atquc amorciii compleus. t(JQov dT^OTiX-qpoJv ttic ({'Uxti?. A^oast Sk xa"t auTi? 6 

Suggerct etiam Uominus ipse pelentibus, quoinodo Kupto; Tot,; aiTouatv o-oj; siJxssOat 5st, xaTjt t6 si- 

prccandiin sil, juxla id quod dictum est: Qui pre- pTjj.svov • '0 otoou? suxriv t(o suxoiJisvi.). Asi ouv 

oem dat prccanii. Igitur ei pctere oportcl, ct scire atTstv , y.a\ siSsvat Tiv -fi iijyr^ rpoixapTspouv-a 



euin qui iii precaiioiic, qu;c taiiti momeiiti csl, 
pcrscvcrat, inagno studio magnaquc viriiim oon- 
lcntione, cerlauicn siibire. Quoniam vilium iiisi- 
dialur eJHsmodi poiissiniuin , uiidiiiiic sludiuni 
lionesti quaerens cvertcre. Iliiic oorporis cl aninii 
labes, inde mollilia, et incuria ci ncgligonlia, ct 
cfelcra, quibus aninia profligatur, per partcs dire- 
pla, et ad hosteni suum iransfuga. Qiiainobrem. 
par est raiioncm, lanquani prudcuicm guliernaio 
lem, aninuii pr;esiderc, iit ipsam conip:irvt ad 
rccta navigandum, cl appellenduin ad |)orliim qui 
sursum (jsl ; el eamdem integram rcddat Dco, (|ui 
(idt^i commisit el rcpetit. Porro |)r;rpositos una 
opitulari liuic decel, atque omiii studio et adiiio- 
nilione precantis cupiditatcm in proposito suo 
alcrc. Etenim corum qui vere piecaiitnr virtiiliim 
Iriictus intelligcntibus osteiisiis, iioii iis nioJo qiii 
progrcssi lucrint, sed ct infantibus adliiic, et di- 



T:paf[jtaTt tosoutij) , [jtsTa -oKi.Tfi STrouoT,; v.at ouva- 
[j.sto; evaOXstv tio di'tjjvt. 'E-sl (jidXtaTa ifi xaxia 

TOt; TOtOUTOt; e'ySSpSUSt, TldvToOsV i^TJTOUia TISptTpS- 

({.at T7]v 0TOu5r>v. 'ExstOsv fivsat; ato[jiaTo; xa\ i}u- 
X?,; • evTsuOsv [j.aXaxta, xa't axrfiia, xa't SXtyojpia, 
xa't Td XotTcd, 6t' tTjv d7t6),XuTat '^'jyji xaxa \iipo; d(5- 
7:a^o;j.svTi, xa\ auTO[jio).ou(ja Ttpb; t6v sxOpov a'JTT|;. 
Xpr] ouv s-^saidvat ttj tluxT) xaOi^Tisp aotpiv xu6ep- 
vTjTT^v TOv Xoyta^jtiv , Trapaaxsud^ovia euOuTrXosiv 
T.ph; xh'l dvoj Xt[j.sva , xa't ttjv iu/TjV dxspatov dTco- 
StoovTa T(o TiiaTSuaavTt 0s(o. Ka'i tou; TiposaTtoTa; 
6s xp^l auvavTt),a,(i6dvstv t(Tj toioutoj , xa't otd TidaT,; 
aTtouoii; xa't vouOsatag Tpstpstv T7)v Tisp'! t6 Trpoxet- 
[J.SVOV Tou EUX01J.SV0U ^TTtGu[j.iav. Ttov yap ovTto; eu- 
XO[jLsv(ov 6 xapTib; Ttov dpsTtov toi; auvtouatv eTTtSsi- 
xvu;jsvo; , ou T(o Tupoxi^^/avTt ptovt;) , dXXi xa't to"; 
sTi vT|7:iot; xa\ 5so;jL£vot; SiSaaxaXia; , xpTjoi^xo; y^" 
vsTat, 7:poTps7:o)v auTou; e!j [xi[j.T)atv ojv optjjat. Kap- 



scip!inxegciilil)us utilis exsislil, diiin ipsos ad ca 1:6; S' eiXtxpivou; euxTJ; d-XoTTi; , dyd::T] , Ta7:ei- 

quK vident iinitanda concitai. CaHcrum purse ac votjipoauvT) , xapTepta , dxaxia , xa\ Td TotaiJTa, iir 

sinccr.-c precationis fruttus csl,simplicitas,cliaritas, irpb Ttov atwviojv xapTituv , 7:ap3t t6v piov 6 tou 

liumilitas, tolcrantia, iniiocenlia : aliaque cjiisnio- c7:ouSaiou .... evTaOOa pXaiTavet. TouTot; euxT] xaX- 

di, qiuc jcteriiis friietibus antceiinl, per studiosi Xio7:iJsTat Tot; xapTiot; • dTTopouaa 51 toutojv , [j.d- 

vilam... Iiic piilliilant. Hisce frutlibus dctoralur D Tatov sxst 7:6vov ■ xal, oux auiTj [jiovov, dXXd xa't 7:aaa 

prccatio : quibus si destitu:itiir, iiiancin siiniit 9t),oao:fia; 066; TotatjTr)v (j.ivExouaa pXaaTT,v, otxato- 

laliorcm ; ncqiic ipsa duntaxal, sed ctiain oniiiis aiivr,; ovTto; £aT\v 666;, xa\ 7ip6; 6p0?jv d-jfst TiXo; • 

I)liilosopbi;e via et ratio, qiue germen liabet ojiis- toutojv ot JaTspT,[j.lvr) , -/svbv 6vo[j.a xaTaXsineTai. 

iiiodi , justitia; reapse est seniila cl ad rcitiim Ti KtfsXo; d[JiT:c^),ou 7iS7iovTip.svTi;, xapTitov [jtr] 7:ap- 

ducit cxilum ; bis aiilein priv;iia, iioincn iiiane 6vTtov, (Lv evexa 6 yzoyp^h; t6v 7:6vov uii£[j.stvs ; Ti 

relinquilur. Ecquis esl usus vilis cxculta;, iiisi xspoo; vtiaTsiac xa\ Tipoasux^; xa\ dypu7ivfa;, sl- 

fructns adsiiit, qiioriiin gralia labores cxantlavit pTiv^? d.7io'jaTi; xa\ yapa; xa\ aydTtri; , xa\ tiIiv Xot- 

agritola ? Qiiod lucriim est jijiiiiii et oralionis ct -tov tt,; tou nvsu[j.aTo; yap:xo; xap7:6jv ; As? ouv 

pervigilii, si pax et gaudiiim et cbarilas, ct ndiqiii to'j; [j.^ 7:6vou; tt,; vrjsTsia; xa\ tt,; suxf,; za\ Tdiv 

Irnctus gratiic spirilus non adfuerint? qiiapropter Xot7:tov epyojv (j.sTa TToXXri; ifioovT,; xa\ dyd7:r); xa\ 

labores jejuiiii et orationis ct cxtcrorum opcruiii, eXt^ISo; uyiaTaaOai • t4 5^ SvOt) tiIiv 7:6vo)v xa\ tou; 

ciiiii niulla jutuiidilate et cliarilate et spc coiisi- xap7:ou;, tt) ToiJ IIveu^jiaTo; elvat TitJTsustv evepyeif. 



'"Luc. xvii,21. 



.m 



505 



m INSTITUTO CIIRISTI\NO. 



506 



stere coiivonil. Flores veio laLomiii ct fiiicUis, A Si)iriliis saiiciissiiiii opcvaUone .'idcsse crcdeii- 
duiii cst. 



Ei 5' (iv iauTw xi; X&yi^oito Tau-a , y.ai xh Trav 
ivaTiOsfT] 101? Trdvo'.? , AvtI twv dxiipiTiijv sxEivtov 
xaprdiv , 4),aL[ov£iaj tio toioutio 9pivT,|j.a (f'J£Tai. 
A'.i -/pfjToU; [ji^v uzlp TT]? apzTfij dYwva; [j.£0' f,3o- 

Vr,? UZOJjt^VEtV • TT]V 61 XuTpWCriV T^; l];'J/f|-, £X TWV 

■^aOiov Ttp 0;ip dvaTtOivat • tu? Sv o'jTto xp^jTTtov 
iau-f,; f) 4"JX'l Ysvojjt^vY;, xa\ Tf,; tou 'ExOpo'j 8uva- 
TtuTaTTij xaxfa; , otxriTT]ptov d-caOiv iauTTjv Ttaps^ji 
T(p ':rpoJxuvr,Ttp xa\ dyftp n';;'Jp.aTt, ■nap' ou tt]v 
dOavjTov TOu XptjTO'j ),aCo'jia £ipT;vTjV , auvd~T:Tai 
6t' o'JT^; , xa\ TrpoT-xoXXaTai Ttp Kuptto. Ei 5£ Ttvs? 
Hi;7:to Tbv Tfj? dxpa; cJxf,? t6vov exovTe?, [jtT,5i ttjv 
d^EtXoptivTjv Ttp ■Ttpdi'[.iaTi otiouStiv t: xa\ Suva^tiv, 
d-oXi|^:tdvovTat TauTT)? tt;.; dpSTTJj, £v Tot; dXXoi; 



Qiioil si cpiis li;i'C silii ipsi iinpiilaveril, cl oiiini.i 
lalioribiis siiis Irilmerit, vicc a;leriioriiiii rriicliiiiiii 
illdniiii, arro',;;aiilix spiritiis iuiic lioiniiii iiisciiiiir. 
Iilcirco ob virltilcin siisccpta ccrlaiiiiiia ciiiii jiiciiii- 
ilitaie par csl siisliiicrc, ct aniiui liheralionciii al) 
a(Tccliliiis Deo acccptaiii ferrc, iil sic aiiiiiia sciiicl- 
ipsa inclior clfccta, ct potentissiiiii liostis niaiitia 
siipcrior, doiiiiciruim bomiin pncbeat se adorando 
sancto(]iie Spiriliii, a tjiio imiiiorlali r.liristi pace 
aeccpla copnlalur pcr cam, ct ajgliitiiiatiir l)o- 
riiiio. Qiiod si (|iiidam, (ini nondnin pcrfecta: pre- 
calioiiis vigorcin leiicnl , ncque dcbituin liiiic 
negotio studiiiin, et viin obtinent, privati siiiii liac 
yirtiilc ; in citcris complcant ohcdienliaiii, pro 



■:TXT|po'JTtojav Tr]v iJ:taxoT]v, xaTd o'jva;xtv £taxovo'jv- B viribus iniiiistraiitcs, alacrilcr opcraiitt^s, scdiilo 

Ts;, npoO'j[jitoi; £pi-a^(5(;LS';ot, uTTOuSattu; Oipani^jovTS.; ciiiii voliiptate cultiiiii iii"pcndeiit('s, noii ob nier- 

(jtsO" f|5ovfi; , (jtT] iTzX [xiiOtjJ Ttvt, [ir^Zl ttj; dvOpto^jtt- cedcm uUain, ncqiic liuiiiaiuc glori,c caiisa, neqiic 

VT]; S^S^T,; Svcxa, [jtTjSk ti; dXXoTpiotc ato[jiatJt xa't ({/'j- «t alienis corporibus ct auiiiiis inscrvicntcs, sed 

Xat; u7tT,p;TO'J;jiEvot , dXX' C>q XptiTou 5o'jXoic , to; laiiqiiam Cliristi scrvis, ct nostris visceribiis, iit 

T]rjtiTipo'.; a7tXd-,'xvoi; , xaOapiv 'ri^jttTjv xa'i dooXov Tib piiriiiii cl fraudis exjiers opus nostrum Doiniiio 

Ipyo-j am-^a^jfifi m Kuplto. npo'.faaij£iOto ok p.T,5j'i; patcat. Neino aiitem iinbccillilatem praitcxat ad 

d5uva[j.Eav :£; -t]'! Ttov xaXdiv £pytov aTtouSfiv • ouo^v lioucstarum actioniim sludiuin. Nihil enim Deus 

ydp 4 ©ii; douvaTov ETttTdTTof «"0;idv, > 9T]a\, i Tto- pra;cii)it, qiiod fieri non possit; qiiippo cum dicat : 



TtaT] TtOT-f]ptov (}'U-/poo Et; 8vo[j.a [JtaOT,TOu, diJiT;v "kiyin) 
ij;j.tv, ou [J.T] d-oXiiT) t?jv [xtaO^jv a'JTO'j. » Ti Tf,; bi- 
toXt]; TauTT,; e^J/spijTspov ; Y.3.\ 6 (Jtta06; to'j e'j- 
Xspoij; ^p-j-ou , ETtoupdvio;. Ka\ :tdXtv • t '■E'^'' bA 
TO'JTtov £-otr;aaT£, ^[Jio\ J-otf;3aTE.» Tb [Jtkv STttTavjja 
[iixf5v • Tb 6i Tf,; uTtaxof,; xipoo; , 7toX'J. "fiaTE o'j- 



I Si quis praibiicrit poeuliiiii aqiia; frigid:e in iiomiiie. 
discipiili, aiiicn dico vobis, iion amillet mercedi^m 
siiam*'. > Quid boc niandato faciliiis? Aiqui iner- 
ces tam lcvis ct expedita; opera;, coelestis cst. Et 
niisus : « Quandiu fccistis uni de bis, mibi fcci- 
stis ". > Jussum qiiidcm e\igiiuin cst ; olitcmpc- 



Sev uTtkp 6uva[jtiv d:tatT:i • dXXd xdv piixpV/ , xdv C raiitiai vero qiiKstiis iiigcns. Qiiarc iiiliil piKtcr 
[iiya ']toii];,£7t£Tai aoi xaTd tt]v 7ipoatp£atv 6 [jtiaOo;. vircs cxposcil. Veriim sive parvuin, sive magniim 
'Edv [i^v Tcdp £t; 8vo[j.a xa\ tpo6ov 0£oij, Xapi-Kpd xal qiiid facias, scquitur lc mcrccs ex proposito. Nani 



dvatfaipETO; f,XO£v f; 5top£a • edv 51 si? E^rciSEi^iv, 
axouiov 6[j.v'JVTo; a'JTou to'j Kupiou • « 'AjAf,v Xs-^-to 
Op.tv, dnixouat Tiv piiaOii/V a'JTtov. » "Iva Oi [Jiifi Tt; 
TouTO TtdOT) , Ttapaf i-cXXei toi; (jiaOT,Tat; , xa't 6i' 

JXilVtOV f;[JLtV «BXcTt£T£ [J.T] nOlf]aT]T£ TT]V £X£T)[JtOauVTlV 

0;j.(jjv, T^ T^jv e'JXT]v > 'l "'i^ vT,aT£!av, e;ji7:poaO£v tiov 
dvflpoj^Tttov • £i ol [Jtf] Y£, (J.ti0fjv o'Jx ^x-''^^ Ttapd tio 
naTp'i u[jttjjv, T(|) iv TOt; 0'jpavoig. i Au:;tp oiija £t; 
Tous ottova;. "ApifiV. 



si in noniiiie ct timore Dci fiat, illiid et quod erijii 
non piissit doiuim vciiit ; sin autorn ad osteiila- 
tioncm, audi juranlcm ipsum Domiiium : « Ameii 
dico vobis, receperunt raercedem suam ^'. > .lain 
ne qiiis lioc experialur, pr.ecipit discipiilis, et [ler 
illos nobis '*'* : « Yidcte nc cleeniosynam Yeslrani, 
aiit preces aut jcjiinium facialis corani liiimiiiibus ; 
alioquiii mcrccdein non iiabcbitis apiid Patrem 
vcslrum, qui in coclis est. > Huicgloria in scecula. 
Aincn. 



''Mallb. X, 42; iMarc. i\, 40. »mallh. xxv, 40. " Matlb. vi, 2, 5. " ibid. 



307 



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308 



TOY AYTOl' 

IIPOI TOYI AXeOMENOYi: TAIZ ErilTlMIIZESI. 

EJUSDEM 

ADVERSUS EOS OUI CASTIGATIONES .EGIiE lEIIUNT. 

(Genliano Herveto Inlerpreie.) 



Sermo Dci ac ralio verc diviiia res cst el sacr.t, 
cxiniia possessio, non aliiiiide adiiata, sed Ciiin 
iialiira comniista, lioniini niiiniis prctiosissinHini 
;ib opitice iii cinii descendens. Uaiiue ct ad siniili- 
tiidiiicni Dei fieri dieilur. r.teniin lioc ctiain ab 
aliis animanlibus diffeit, ct diviiia quadam piKro- 
galiva pecnliariler insigiiitiir, valdo alioqui aliis 
in rebus niagna cuni pcciidibus comniuiiicatione 
pr.ediius. Nain ocnlorum figiira, ct corporis com- 
positio, eornmquc et qurc ad cutem cxslant, ct in 
vcntre latilanl, liominem iion nobililant : qiiando- 
qnidem ct terrestrcs, el aqualilcs, ct volncrcs, et 
omnes deiiiiiue animanlcs illoruni parlieipes cer- 
iianlur. IIoc vero principcm omniiim facit, et bea- 
tissimnm demonstrat : qno copiose Deus ditatus 
cjus panlura nobis impcrtivit, in priinis ut illum 
inlueamur, ci agnoscamus sermonem sermonis ac 
ralioiiis largilorcm, ct rcligiose scrviamus ci qui 
tani bene nos sna ipsius gratia cxornavcrit. Ser- 
mone rationcque nos longe corporc inibecilliores, 
loriiorcs fortioribus cxsislinnis, ct omnia servituti 
mancipanuis, ac usui noslro jubemiis obsccundarc. 
Ila taiiros doniamus, ct jugo sulijicinius, lciram- 
quc aralris proseindere apparaiuus, ac celercm 
cquum frcnis comprimcntes obcdicntcm liabemus, 
ct tarduin asinum fustibus compcUcnlcs faciimis 
ecicriorem, diirasquc iniilas veliicula Iralicie one- 
raqnc liajularc eogimus ; clep!i;inlorum vero cffu- 
sam corporis molein, ac cameloriim magnitudinem 
ad id qiiod placet facili arte traduciinus. Ilinc 
cli;im niaris profundum Irajiciiiius, et cxiguo ligno 
laiioMC gnbcrnaiilc pehigiis immeiisiim lustiamus, 
et cum itiuci-is illiiis imlieibus amolis c conspcctu 
lerra: abiimus, coclestibus signis liito proficisci- 
iiuir, ac luiuia ca dnce iter facit, ut slella Magi 
diiceb;inlur. Cocli autcni bititudims ct coiiforma- 
liones repertrc sunl, et slellarum multiliido, ct qua 
qu;cquesit niagnitndinc, quoque inlervallo, ilcm- 
que lun:c figiira, et qiiid soli accidat, qiiod ecrlis 
quibusdam tcinporibns radiuin abscoiidat ; jam 
vcro dc tcrr;i qufHiiie comniota pliilosopliamiir, 
quiquc liat ut nuturalibus soluta lirnKimenlis ipsa- 



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(j.eOa, xa't oSr^YeT t&v vauTT)v (b? tou; IMdYou; iizrip. 
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xa\ totj ix fiis 9uoiiivoi; ih\i Xoyov 7:pojaYovt;?, 
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Eti t6 TOtxO.ai? fjOovat; xa\ ota-fipo;.; TtaOeat 7t:pt- 
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liat, cx siijnis oliscivatis cl a'sliis perspicinius, d 
iinliies futiiios pi^cdiciintis. Prajlcrca aJ ea (pi;;; 
tciia parit ralioiicin athnovcntcs, iiatiiras liciljaiuiii 
pcriiuiiinius, ct lianc saucio saluiarcm dcccrniiiuis, 
altiTam soinno noii iloriiiifiili conciliaiulo iiloiicaiii, 
aliam jcciiiori sanaiiilo, ct allaiii llciiis tiiiiioriliiis 
coinpriiiicndis. Omitlo sciciilias, artcs relin(|uo, 
luin ncccssarias, tuin qiia! ad delicias omnigcnas 
.■itliiicnt, varium quoiiuc stutlioium orliem. C.cte- 
riiin lalc aniinal, sapiciis , ad agiMidiim iiloiicuiii, 
laboi iosiiiii, nicnioria valcns, ([uodqiio (niod liii; ct 
qiut alibi sunt ccrnit, qiiia variis volnplalibiis ac 
diversis allcciibus circiimagitur, iiniiis rci pciiiiria 
laboral, ver;c vivcndi ralionis, cl su;c ipsiiis salii- 



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piou' 4 t!/v i'2iov oouXov d7:atTtIiv ti.; euOOvac tov oia- 
itpaTT£Tat, tou dou xptTOu xa\ Kuptou i^]; c^oujia; 
xata'fpov£tj. 

TaijTa oux litt tou XoYtxou, dXX' ei? [xtopiav ih 
XoYtxbv 7:apaTpi7tovTo;. Atxatojuvriv o'Jx daxsis, Tf^v 
ip£tf,v ou [jtavOdv£ig, euxTjS «[JtsX^t?. Ka\ touto 
eof,Xioj£v f) xO-C*! flJJ-ipa. Iloiot.; ^ip 690aX|j.ot; trjv 
KuptaxfjV 'ipa;, 6 dTijjidja; xh Zi.G6xxr,^ ; 'H oux 
nloa; Ci; dS^Xyal auTat al fjjJiEpat ; xav £i; ttjv ite- 
(sav E^^^P-^ri*! ''ii ^'^P? 7:poaxpou£i;; "ExtiJv vouv 
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ip.[j.£Xio; Ttotri tii; aauTO'j dOavaaia; triv j7:t[.i£X£tav, 



rcctionein non vides ; qiii aiiiioruiu convcrsioncs 
iiosti, vitx mulationeni noii ccrnis ; (|ui a famulo 
luo ;iilmiiiislrati r;ilii)iiciii e.\iyis, iiulicis et Doniiiii 
potcslalcin coiitcninis. 

Ihcc ejus non sunt qiii ratione pr.xdilus cst, scd 
cjiis qui ralioncm iii insaiiiam convcrtit. Jiislitiain 
iion iiicditaris, viilutem iioii addiscis, precationeni 
ncyligis : ciijiis rci licstcrnus iiidicio dics cst. (Jui- 
bus ciiim oculis dicin Domiiiicum intueris, qui 
Sabbaliim dcdccorasli ? An lios ncscis dies gernia- 
nos esse? Ae si in alteruni injuriiis sis, lc in alle- 
rum iiiipingcrc? Tu inciilis ct rationis conipos iioii 
provides quid deceal cl coiiducat, ncc coiicinne 
o'jSk otaLijxsTtTfi trivaauTou tfJ-tvoaTt; el, xa^tTt Ys- £, iua.> curam geris immortalilatis, nec tuam inter- 



vlaOai Suvaaai- x"^^'^?'- ^ '^^"^ XaYV£tats, xa\ dpYi?, 
xa\ ij7:v(p tou 0£oij xa\ £'j£pY£TOU 7:pooiotjo; Tb Otipov, 
l'va aot axpCwj.v.aX dvtotfcXi; xa\ [jdTatov Y^vTjTat. 
AtaxtaTOV touto, xa\ vT,7:ia; 9p£vb,-, xa\ tf,? £7:ax0ou; 
xatT,Yop£a; &?tov. ''IlTtov 5' av fiv xaxbv, £t [irj voouv- 
T£; ot'xoO£v xa\ T:ap' £outiovt6 au[j.9cpov, &XXou youv 
etariYou[j.cvou ~h ypT^siixov , £7:£t0(3[j£0a. Th ok oux 
outoj; sX''-> ^'''''* ^■°'^- ^^f^Sp* '='-'' oiSasxdXot,- dxOti- 
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xa\Tat; au|ji6ouXai; papuvi5[i£0a. Nautiio[x£V o^ T.ph? 
trjv 7:ai5£!av ttov xaXtov, Ci; o\ xaxiattoi til)v d^ito- 
attov T.ph; ti «'^.ati 7:api Ttov iatpiov autot; opsYo- 
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pellas naluram quisnam sis, ctiiiiid de tc ficri pos- 
sit, sed venlre, libidiiie, olio, ac soiiino, Dci cl 
bciiefacloris donum prodis, ul sit iniitile tibi, iii- 
conimodum et inane. Turpissinia bKC res est. ci 
juvcnilis, id esl stulli animi, ct gvavi accus.itione 
digna. Miiius autem maUim essct, si nos iiilriiisc- 
cus ct a nobis ipsis quiil cxpeilirct non inlclligcii- 
tes, cum alius qiiod usui sil adducil, ci crcdcre- 
iiuis. Id vcro noii babct ila, sed etiam valde nos 
niagistiis ct docloribus indignamur, ac eorum ad- 
mnnilionem »i;re ferimus, el consiliis gravanuir. 
^auscainus vero ad rerum bonest uuiii disfiplinam, 
pcrinJc ac scgroli cibiim lasliilicnlcs ad opsonia 
qu;e illis medici porrigiint. Ac si qnis iiitrciict. 



xdv d7:oxXsiaOtI)atv fi[J.tv d9optip.w ai Oupai tt,? £x- D cxaccrbamiir ; si aspcriiis vcrbum aiidiaiuus, imJi 



xXriaia;, flXaa9T,[jtou[jtsv. Outo; ol oux saTt [j.avOa- 
vovTtov tpii^to;, ouSi uT^axor] [j.aOf,Ttov , dXXi cto- 
staaTiov xa\ [xaxo;jiivtov ^iXo^jstxia. Ilatoiou ^ip 'i^-'' 
6 [jtaOT,Tri^ £7:£X£tv d^^iXst, o? t^x^n? 'h ^TTtaTfiixr,; 
iittOuiJtf^a^t p.ta; Ttov ? H.toOsv • 6 ol £ua£6stav daxo'J- 
(jtsvo;, pisTi i^X^iovoc tti; T^poaOfixT)? civoi Pp£9'"^^ 
o^siXsi • srtstor) xa\ 6 K'Jpto; £X£ivT,v Tf,v f,Xtxiav tj'j; 
e'jT:stOfi tot; 7:ap' iauToiJ l7:a!voti; ^ai[j.vuvs. th T.ai- 
otov to^vuv 0'jx £;j.6aiv£t tou? yxpay.-T^pa; xa\ ti; 
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VT,Taf 0'J5I aTOtx.sta xaivoTOptst, ur.' ^^ouaia; £;x7:Xfi- 
xTou v£toTsp!Cov 7:sp\ ti Ypa[X[xata- dXXi TtptoTT.v 
y.1'1 TTi Ypa^ioi Toi; tou StSaaxiXou T'J7tot; svaixst 
Tf,v x^'P*' i"'Oii.aTa S£ o-jx aXXa tot; aTotx^iot; £7:t- 



guamnr ; sique nobis ad scparalioiicin ecclesix 
fores obserantur, ad convicia fciinuir, ac blasphc- 
niamus. li non sunt disccntium nioics, iiciiue obe- 
dicntia discipuloruni, sed scdiliosoium ct pugiia- 
ciuui conlciiiio. Puclli euini vicciii disciiiulus subirn 
dcbet, qui arlcni vcl scicnliam aliiiii;iiii dc cxlcrnis 
dcsideraverit : qui vcro pictatem mcdilalur, majori 
cuni accessione infans csse debet : praiscriini cum 
cliam Domiiius illaui a,'tatcm veluli ad obediendum 
paratam suis ipsius laiidibus ornavcril. Atqui 
pucllus non iusurgit iii (.baradcres cl lincamcnl,» 
qua; pra:c.'ptor iii tcra inscripscrit, ncqnc nova 
niolilur clciuciita, aru;uul iiovi iii litteris licculia 



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51:2 



slolida atteiilans, seJ piiiiiam grapliio iii iwi]s \ Uyv., a.yX oi:ttp fjxoyas ■ Tiav-l 5^ TpiTO.j xa\ WyV 

piKceploiis niantim cxoiccl, iioniiiia vcro iion alia 

cx clcnienlis colliijit qiiani ca qua; aiuiivii, scJ 

oinni modo, valione ac opera niagislri iradiiioncm 

imiiatur. Qnod si qnando jiegligcnlins quid cgcril, 

futis ejus vcibeiibus anicialur, pla^MS contiuiiax 

iion cflicitiir, iKMiue perfraclis tabcllis a inagi^tro 

abit, sed aliquandiii dolori amaras instillans lacry- 

mas, disciplinis adhxTcscil, versaliirque acrior in 

nieditatione, non aiitcin negligentior cvadit. Alias 

rursum si tanqiiain juvcnis ac novuB parum rcin 

curel, a cibis absliiiere jiibctur, ct famis pocna 

piopter socordiam damnatur : permnuet vcro in 

liido ctiam solus, aliis ad piandium discedentibiis 

pneris, praiccpliim religiose obscrvans. Clirisiianus 

autem non sic, qui audivil laiuen, 1 Nisi coiivcr- B otav avirr.pfcpov iori tbv Upia cy^ini-m-'. xat tfuv^ 



■/.y). ip';o) [jLi[;.srTai toO xaOijyriTOu ttjv 7:apdoouiv. 
"Av 6s Tio'j y.a.\ (5aO'j[JLr|Tav d-0TU|j.Tavij6ii tiTi <rxu- 
Tii, o'j OpacTuviTa!, Tij 1:5.7]^?], cjoi tji; S^Xtcj? tio 
oioasxdAip r.ip'.ppT^^7.'i dTroqjoiTa- d/.X' 47t' dXivov ttj 
dAYr|Oovi 7:ixpov e.r.:<s-i.Z,a.'i t6 odxp'Jov , sxSTai Twv 
[xaOr|[j.dTuv, xa\ JuvTOvcjTf.pov 7:£p\ ttjv [j.EXiTTjv, dX/.' 
oOx dnsXssTspov YivsTai. "AXXots 7:dXiv oXtvt')pr;cra; 
loq Vco;, xsXs'J£Ta'. [J.SVEIV d7i(57iTor, xa\ tio Xt[j.(7j Tr,v 
(;aOu[j,tav xaTaSixdJsTai. IIapa[isvsi 5s tw otoaixa- 
Xstii) xal [Jtovo,;, tiTjv dXXojv 7ra!oojv dvaxdJpr.jdvTojv 
src' aptJTOv, Trjpuv xh Tzpij^xay^m auv E'JXafis!a 
ttoXXyj. '0 XpiSTtavb^ 51 o'J)( outioc, 6 dxo'Jia;, 
« "A'j [J.T] sTpay^Ts xa\ ytjT^adt ib; Td 7Tatota, ou 
[1.7] sijiXOriTS elq ttjv pasiXstav tcov 0'jpavtjjv • t dXX' 



tamini, et qiiasi puclli fiati.s, non intrabiiis in 
rognum cocloriim '. 1 Scd si qiiando asperius sa- 
cerdotem spccie ac vorc corrigcntcm crratun: pcr- 
ccpcrit, palaiii contradicit, cl iiilcr deiites niiir- 
niurat, cl circiiniicns foriim ac platcas conviciatiir. 
Et si ab ccclcsia excludalur, oralionem conleiiinil, 
se cuin a popiilo, tum a niystciiis sine ulla dissi- 
ijiiilalionc abdiircns ; aut forte ne luiic qiiiilcm 
^iipplicio addicliis, se ab ccclcsia submovel, ira 
contra episcopiim comniotiis, ac Dciini ct Donnniim 
avcrsaius. Sed cjusmodi homini dicendum est 
quod Paulo, cum adliuc Saulus essct, dictum est, 
« Diiruni tihi cst, Imino, contra stinuilos calci- 
trare ' : > sive a teipso Deum diiniseris, repiitato 



6'.opOou[j.svov t6 ^rXrj^jt^jLsXTj^ia, ■rcpo^avtjj? dvTtXiyst, 
xa'i. 'jt:' dS^iVTa -{oyyij^u, xai TtsptvojTiJJv Trjv dYopdv 
xa't Td d;xtfooa XoioopstTat. Kav ■zv^i sxxXTjiTia^ 0.1:0- 
xXsi-Ofp xaTa^povst ttj; sux^i?» dTrpoiJTTOiTjTtos tou 
Xaou xal twv [j.U3TTipitov d7:oTS[jtvd[J.EVo; • tJ TU);bv 
ou5k uTOfiXrOslj Ta'JTT] ttj Tt[itopta, iauTov t^; sx- 
xXr,jta; dTtdYst, 6td ttjv dpyijv ttjv Ttpb; Tbv tTtiaxo- 
TTOV, xa"i T^v 0sbv xa'i As(jT:dTr,v dTTOJTpstjdjjtEVo;. 
AsxTiov oi Tw Toto'JTt(j -h T.phq na'jXov Xs/Osv, ijvixo 
?Ti SauXof STuyxavs' 1 SxXripdv cjot, dv'0pto7:s, rtp^c 
xivTpa XaxTi^stv. > EtTS dnii aauTou tIv Bsbv dtfTJ- 
xa;, XoYtaat oti d tou ■^,Xtou •/tiJpt?d[j.svo?, £V oxdTsi 
xa\ C^Sy':) SiiY'' "')'' P-'^'' ■ E'"' d7:ESXf|0r,j twv e'j/(ov 
tbj dvd|toj, dvaxd),scat ttj [j.STavota tijv T.pihxry 



quoii qui a sole sejunctus est, in tenebris et cali- C xaTdaTaatv. 

gine vilam degit ; sivc orationibus ut indignus intcrdictus sis, per poenitentiam priinum statura 

revocalo. 

0'J5kv (J/su5o; iv E-jOifytlioi.i yl;'pa-zaii , cJoi 
i:pd(i(5rjTtj tou XptaTou latfaX(jtsvr|V sxsi tt;v £x6a- 
aiv. Atd niTpou £5tox£ Tot? Emaxdnotg tijv xXEioa 
Ttov ET:oupavt'(ov Tt[J.(ov • Yivtuaxs oTt XuOe\? XiXuaai, 
xa\ osOsl; TOt; dopd-ot? 6:a[j.otj xaTaa-jtYYTl- '^'' 
dt;GaX[jtou; sTxs? 7:p6; tijv o'Jatav ttj; ^-u/tj;, ^SEi^a 
&v aot Tip d90jpta[j.iv(i) axTi[j.a xaTax£xpt[jtivou, ^apu- 
TdTOt? 6Ea[jtot; Tiv au/Eva 7rt£jo[jtEvou , o'J5ev tojv 
piEXuv sXsuOspov fi avsTov s/ovTo;. Ka't stOs tio Pi(u'?i 
Tt[X(op[aTiEpitoptjETo! vuv'i Ss [a'/]dvOp(u7:tvdvTtau[j.6Ti, 
xa\ dOpdov TtapaaTii ■i) tsXsutt), to; xXi7:Tr,g sv vuxti. 



Nihil falsi ani nicndacii scriptum csl in Evange- 
liis, ncque Chrisii piu\liclio exituin fallacem hahct. 
Per Petrum episcopis dedit clavem coelestium ho- 
norum ; agnosce quod solutus, sobitus es, et li- 
gaius vinculis iuvisibilibus constrictus cs. Si oculi 
tibi cssenl quibus cerneres animi substanliam, 
ostenderein libi qui a coinmunionc abactus cs, 
speciem condcmnati, gravissimis vinculis cervice 
depressi, nulliim mcinbroruin liberum aiit solutiim 
liabcntis. .\lqiic ulinam cum vita siipiilicium ler- 
ininarctur ! Nunc vero si quid humauum eveneril. 



et derepente mors accesserit, ut latro de nocte, D Y''^toaxs xExXstaOaJ aot Ti sxsi. 'ETtiiJtEXst; stai xa\ 



scito tibi occlusa qux illic sunl essc. Diligentcs 
sunt ct qiii non hidant illiiis legiii janitorcs ; vi- 
dent aniiiiam scparationis notas fcreiitcm. Qiiasi 
(Hioindam fctore ct sordibus carceris notaium , 
:i!iigiint cain semila qua; aJ bona ducil. Noii con- 
iciliint ut ordines jusloruin cernal, ct angclicain 
!ati!-iam ; iniscra vcro liim sua; se lemcritiitis ve- 
licnu-nler accusans , lugcnsque , ac plorans , ct 
gc:iiciis iii lociiin qucmdam tristem tanquam an- 
Kulum abjecla pcrinancbit, luclu nunquam fniituro 
ac insolabili in Ktcrnum paMias luens. « Noliic 
fiiri, > iiiquit, < sicut cqiiiis ct iiuilus, ()iiibus non 



;jT] 'TCa!jd[jL£vot ol TT,; paatXsta? Oupijjpot^ dptJjat tijv 
(J/U/t;v Td TO'j dtfOpta[j.o'j t^ipouaav a'JiJ.SoXa. "fi? Ttva 
Tou 5£a[jitoTrjptou Tfj xdjiT) xa\ t(o [5'J7tio xaTTiYopo^J - 
[JEvov, dTtsXauvouaiv o^jttjv t^^ e7:\ Td xaXd tfEpou- 
GT^i; dSou • oij au-.jytop^f^aouatv iostv Td TdY[JaTa 6i- 
xatiov, xa\ ay[z1'.y.ri'i £'J'.?poa'JvTiv. '11 c^ dOXta TdTe 
TtoXXd T^? dCouXta; JauT-riv xaTa|jic[i'.fO[j.ivT) , ot[j.(j'j- 
i^ouaa 5'z xa\ d5upo,uivri, xa\ cxtjo-jnct, xal axuOp(o- 

7t(0 TtVt Td7:(;), oToV YtOVtat 7tpoaE,d^t(Jt[J£VT) 6taTEXEa£l, 

Tov SXr//Tov d5up[jtbv xa't d-itapa^jfjOriTov si? aitova; 
sxTivouaa. « Mt) ^['•'EaOs , > ^riatv, « tb^ 'i-izog xa't 
^;j.iovo;, ■ oU o'Jx ^att a'Jvsjt; • tv •/crtj.io xa't x^Xtvio 



.Matll 



1. XVIII, o. 



Aci. i.\, 5. 



315 DE CASTIGATIONE. Si4 

tii aiayova; auTwv avlsi;. t Tbv a-A\r,pl'/ i t^aXfii; A eM iiitcllcclus : in camo ct frcno maxillas eoriiin 

d~aXuvtov Tauta 9^,-1 , xa'i olov iXaiw cxjia>,dTiuv constiingos '. i Diiruin ct coiiluin;ucin psaliiiiis 

cat; i:a(5atv£a£ai. KajJtiJ-ov ouv xiv aOxeva, sl^ov iIj; eniollicns li;cc ait, ct veliili olco adliorl:ilioiiil»us 

CuyiT) ToT; ■KpoTTaY[j.aat • zh axXripbv azoj^.ifj-jvuxat, mitigans. Iiicniva crgo ccfvicem, pr;>;ccpla tan- 

tf» slxov xa\ xa;ji--ojjLEvov ipOoutaf xa\ ot5aax£t az quam jiigiim siibi. QikiiI tliinim est confringitur ; 

Tou-o f) tTzX Tot; tfu-oi; iijtpa. Mt) t6v yaXtvbv svSa- quoil ceilit et flectilur, rcclum cHieitiir ; qiioil te 

xwv 6,o;j.TJjTi; iiA tov xpr,;jtvJiv , i^ Ti ^ipaO.oov, d/.),i etiaiii in plaulis cx|>crientia docct. Nc freno ilcn- 

■:::ptaxOjk tJ>v ouxsva TJi ysipi tou dvafiaTOU, im Trjv tibus coniprcsso rapiaris in pra;iipitium, aiit ba- 

aio^ouaav 4o'jv xa-juOuvOriTf OTav EittTtiJL-r.atv tilT[, ratbrum, seJ accomnioilala maniii scssoris ccrvice, 

elTzl a-b EuXaSoj; tj-uxri,- t6 AaStTtxiv, « 'AvaOov ad viam qiiir, le scrvct rocta ducaris ; cum incrc- 

[1.0:, OTi iTarstvuaa; (Jts, onto; av [jtaOio -a otxaetb- paris, dic aniiiio religinso liavidiciim illud : 1 l>o- 

jiaTa oou. J I\Ir) £7ttaxoT:txr,? auOao:;a; £ivat Tiv num milii cst, qiiod liiiuiiliavcris me, ut discaiii 

d^opiaiibv vo.ai3T;;- itaTptoo; 6 vo,ao:, ■kiI-xvj; Ti*,; justilicalioiies tuas*. i Ne scijregationem arbitreris 

'Kxx),T,aia;xavojv d-6 Touvi5;jtou dp;a;ji:vo; xa\ xpa- esse ab cpi.scopDriim .Tudacia prorcctam; paterna 

TuvO£\; £v Tri x^"?"'- ©^w.orjaov tov avtov IIau/,ov lex cst, aiili(|ua r.cclcsi;c rcgula, qu;x! a lcge tiaxit 

6t' cTtta-oXtov Tit; d7:o-,;da£t; To") d9opta;jtou xaiaTtov oiigincm, et in gralia obtinuit. Conlemplarc saii- 

U7t£u0uvojv £xit£ji.T:ovta, -/.at t>iv KopivOtov vsaviaxov cliim illnm Pauluui per Kpisiolas separalioius 

Tto TotouTO) iatpeuovTa ^apjjtdxt;), tov ttj [jir)Tputa poenas in oluioxios proiiuntiandas mandanleiii, ct 

caTavtxio; iTttjtaviivTa • ( "Ov ydp d-^-a-a Kupto; Coriiithiuiu juvenein cjiismodi modicamcnlo sa- 

■7:at6£U£i, fiaiTtvot os. utV/ ov Ttapaoi/cTat. » 0'j ydp nanlcm, (pii s;ilaiiica r;ibie pcrciius, iiovcrc;e su 

Etaiv at jJtCat tt,; itaio^ta; YXux£tat, dX/,i 7:ixpat • couimisciieial : «Quem ciiini noiiiinusdiligit.casli- 

yap7tiv 6£ ei; uaT£pov pXaatdvouat xr,pitov t;out£- gat; flagcllo aiilein feril qucm suscipil',> Noii siint 

pov. Ka't5ta touto x?-'-"- '^'I' I^-'-' a3>'0'-'!J'^v<;-' '''^ P-^- enim radices cniditionis dulces, sed am:ir;e ; fru- 

X0£tv, Tw II daxouvTt xal 7tXT,Yf,; xa\ Tpaxu-rixo;. cliim autom iii posleruiii gcrmiiiant favis .suavio- 

Ka't Ttj) p,kv Moiaa^txio v6,!ji(;) al T£aaap;; 5£xd6£; ;j.£- rem. El idcirco bibore quidem ci qui cxcrcctur 

Xpi vuv al vo;jttxa't Tiov TtXriYtJJv 7tapap.Evouatv, ou Tto opus cst ; ei aulem qui exercet, et veibGic, it 

vj%y(i)^y.(!i oi '^iuy l~z\l^ T.kv-M'i ii Xi-^^oi ttj^iX, y.riX asperilate Ac in lege Mosaica dccades quatii-or 

£X£o;, xal ^d66o;, xa\ TtapdxXr^at;, xa\ nlr^-fy. 01) luicusiiue plagaruni permanenl, non aulem in cvan- 

Ydp TU7:to;jiiv a£ to; otxiTTiv, dXXd 7:at5£uoitiv a£ 10; gclica vita : siiiuidcm omniuni scrmo est, niiseri- 
IX£u0£pov Go't Yap £x tt;; Sd,6,oa; tt;; eXsuOipa; Tb j, cordia et virga, adbortatio et plaga. Non cnim libi 

Y£Vo;, oux £x tt;; "Avap T?,; SouXr];. Ai5ou;j.£0d ae verbera inferimus ut scrvo, sed le ca«tiganiiis iit 

to; ui6v Tr;; £X£uOipa; , oux dTtiidCo^nEV tl); Y£VVT);j.a liberum : libi ciiini cx Sara libora gcnus cst, noii 

Tr,; TtatSiaxT);. Atd touto Tat; r/.EuOspiot; £7:tTtpiT;a£at ex Agar scrva. Revcrcmur lc ul libera; lilium, nnn 

Xu7tou;jt£V as 7tXri;jt;j.£Xo4wTa, o'j a6);j.a ^aivovTE;, dXXd dedecoramus ul ancilbc progcniem : ob id liberis 

t|-ux»)v dvtwvTi;. "Av 6k v.yX toijtou 9£t5(b;j£0a, Ttdi; iiicrepalionibns te angimus peccanlem, non corpus 

a£ 7tat5Euao;i£v ; AuapTaxeipiaTo; la-tv 6 Sioaaxa- pungcntes, scd animum cruciantcs. QuoJ si ab 

Xixi; X6y«;, xa\ f; dvo^YT) tt); dpETT);, xa't 7:oixiXT)v liac re abslineamus, (|iio te paclo castigabimiis ? 

ETti^rT^T Tr,v TT); ETtta-aaia; otxovoptiav, ToT; uTto- Doccndi raiio cst iractalii dinicilis, instilulioiiue 

xstnivot; fjOEatv JauTT)v 7tpoaap;j,4^ouaa. "EaTt Tt; virliilis, ac variam requiril administrationis dispen- 

£'j7t£t9r); xa't tt;v Yvto;jr|V £udYU)Yo; ; TouTt;) 6 -rtpdo; sationcm, qu;c se nioribus ut sese oCTv^niiit accom- 

xa't drtaXb; dp;i6j£t X6yo;. "AXXo; axXT)p6; xa\ dvd- niodct. Esl (luispiam obedieiis cl ad iiistitucnduin 

YWYO?; |JaaTi-,-ojv x,''''i'-'- Ti ouv 7:off,ao;j,EV, ^TtEto-i) animo facilis ? Iluic lenis el niitis congruit scrmo, 

^d68ou; oO ;j£Tax£tpiJ6;ji£0a; xaTaXEi'|o;j,£V auxbv AUus durus ct iiiducilis? Vcrberibus eget. Quid 

d7:oov6r,-ov; Oux oij-o);. 'AXXd t6v auT^v Xoyo,) pie- igiliir faciemiis, cuiii virg;c nou coiiccdiintur ? 

TaA4uG;ji30,a£v Et; aXXo axfi;ja u7:ox£tpiivT) XP'^? D Eiimne nulla cnra, nulla provideiilia dignabimur ? 

xaTaX/.T,Xov • xa'i 1077:3 p Td S|a tt) jJ-txpa ^tpoaOiaEi Kon ita sanc. Sed cum verbis aJ aliam accommo- 



Tiov dpTU[iiTt>)v 7:p6; Ta; evavTia; 7:o;6Tr)Ta; 5ta- 
ij£i6£:at, a.nh toO atu-^ovTo; eI; t6 yXuxu, xa\ d7:5 
Toij ■'Xuxio; ei; ~h aTutpov [jicTa6aXX6;j.£va^ ou-to; v.cX 
6 f);iiT£po; X6-fo; tt) 7:poaOfjXT) Ttbv axT)i),aTtov rp5i; 
Sta-^ipou; ypii^i ;j£TaTU7:ouTat, tV £7tivoT,0f, exiaTOu 
16 Tp6'ft,mov. • 

Mf) 0'jv £V Tat; Ywviat; ;iOu xiTaXdXEt, tpaxu ovo- 
;jiro)V t6 6t5^aaxaXtx6v , ;jLr,5k tou; -xotvtovou; Ttov 
d;japTr,ytdTtov xotvtovob; Ttov xat' i,aou 7totou,a£vo; 
[/.i;j.-}£0)V , xaOi^T) xpivtov e7tia-/.or.ov ;j£Ti tou auv- 



daiu rci siibjccta; foimaui conciiine tradiiecmus : 
ac queuiadiiiodiiiii oiisoiiia condiiitcntorum , cxigiio 
ailditaiiicnlo ad conlraiias (lualitalcs permiitantur, 
cx acri iii dnicc, cl cx dulci iii acre convcrsa : ita 
el nosicr scrmo (igiirarum adjeclione ad varios 
usns transformatiir, ut quod cujusqiie cducatioui 
congrnil inlelligatiir. 

Ne igitur in angulis dc mc obioquaris, asiicrum 
nominans doccndi genus, ncque cum luorum scc- 
lcrniu particiiiibus comniuncs mei rcprelicnsii)iics 
facictis, assideas cpiscopum cum vanitalis consessu 



»Psal. XSX1.9. '• Psal. cxviii. 71. 'llcbr. xii. G. 



315 



S. GUEGORII NVSSENI 



51G 



jiidicans. Equidcin non ocgre feraiii qii;isi aninio A eSpiou t?,; [xaTaioTr.TO?. 'Eyio S= ou Trxpa-^Ori^Gi^iai 

iiOYuni qniil passus, si e discipulis inois conlunia- 

cioiis iiulignenlur. En enini ca hoininum pcculia- 

ris qu^cdaui alTectio, qu;c ab inilio ad finem us^iiie 

vilani coniilatur : ac qui aliis iinperat, parcntilnis 

iii totiiin is inoleslns ct gravis esi, iino etiam sce- 

leraliset ini(|nis odiosus : qiiisquis enini peccntuin 

proliiliel, ;i'griiudincm parit. Ac ine id prancr cas 

res (|n;c exlrinsecus occurrnnl, satis iiisloria cc- 

clesiastica docel. Qiiis Moyse pastor piMstantior ? 

Quis princeps it;i iiioderaliis ac lenis ? (pii oninia in 

populi gratiain facliis, iiutrilor, iniper;itor, saccr- 

dos, vcrus pater, iii bello servaus , iii deserto nus- 

quam aul sata, ant aralro culla bona suppeilitaiis, 

jusapte diccns, sine errorc dux via-^ ; cl tandeiii 



Tr|V t}'Jxt;v xaivov Tt ^Taa/tov , el axOov-ai (jiou Tiv 
[jiaOr|T(Iiv ol Gx.\i]p6zzpoi. IlaOo; yip liTt toGto av- 
Op(o7:tvov e? ^PXhi ^'? t^Xoj t(o ^!(p TrapaxO.ouOov • 
•/.al papuj [isv 6 Spxiov Co; l~\ -av toTj lipxojicvoii* 
Tot^ 60 [jttapoT.; xal 7:apavi(ioi; xal [jttiouj a|!0^. Au- 
7::t yap Tr.v (i[jtapT!av xoj/.-Jtjjv * xat [xi toOto [AiTi 
T(ov E^toOcv Ttpa^c[jtaTtov Izavto? xal f) ;-/.-/.XT,atajTtXT] 
ItjTopia StSasxii. Tt? xpitTTiov TT0![xr;v Mioaioj; ; ti; 
o^ ftp/tov £[ji[jts>.r,^ oiJToj xa\ Viiiio^, 7:avTa •|'iv<S[isvoj 
Ttj) ).a(|), Tpo-fsli;, jTpaTTjY?»;, 'sp;v;, a'jT07:aTf|p, Iv 
7:o).i[Jtot{ cio^tov, bj spr|[jtt;) aiT^apTa •/.a\ avr;poTa 
XOpTii-tov li-i-aOi, Stxafiov £[jt[jtE),to?, (Jt7:).av(o; (i8r|Y(ov; 
y.atToi l7:\ TO'jTtov xaTSiTaitaiOrj toj (i?)txtov, uKpCgOt] 
tb.; p).aT:Ttov, xaT£-/oYY'JGOTi to; ot ■xastttovtss xat 



laiiien sedilionibus ut injurius agilatns est, con- g vojcpiJ^tj^jiEVot , i6).aacfr,;ATiOT) to; ivsT:t3T'r,[jL(ov tJTpa- 



viciis ut licdens pctitus, ut latrones ct fraudatores 
uiiirinure turbalus, maledictis ut impcritus inipe- 
rattir ac nialiis pnvfeclns laces.«itus, periclitaius 
cti;iiii est neipso fiingondi sacerdotii oflicio priva- 
rctur, quaiido Datlian ct Abiroii filiique Core sedi- 
tiosam secuin plcbcin una ruplo foedere cx populo 
abduccntes, profani se sacerdotes sanctorum ma- 
giiociinatii esse coniendcrnnt, ac feininas qni siif- 
firent elpgerunt, ct non miilto post sancta attige- 
rnnt, ignemque mysticum accenderunt, quod aiite 
incensuin suffientes e.\iissit. Usque adeo popnli 
praefectura doceudiqne munus rcs cst oircudiciilis 
obiioxia, nt Mosi ne fralrcs quidcm pepercerint : 
qiiiu et Maria obloinicbatnr, et Aaron conviciaba- 



TriY?/? xa't TtpoTTaTTiJ 0'jx dYaOij, sxtvS^Jvsuas xa\ 
o'JT7); TTi? IsptoJUVTjS a^TsXaOTJvat , :f)vtxa AaOotv xal 
'Afistptov xa\ uEol Kopk 5-ri[j:ov OTajttoSr) [xsC ^auTtov 
TO'j ).aou (XT^op^irjSavTsj, pi6r,).oi tiIiv di.ylisiy ispet.; 
e^tXovstV.ouv etvai, xal Ti; Ou^jttaTpioa.; (.tSTSxstpt- 
sovTO, xal oiso-j o'j5i7:oj Ttov ayiww T|7:tovto, xat t6 
i:up (ivTJTTTov t6 (jtuciTf/&v, 3 irp!) t6'j Ou|Jttd[jiaTO{ 
Tou? Ou[jtttovTac xaT£(f).s?s. Ka\ totoutov Y' e^Ttv 
E^J^^p^iixpouaTov 7:p03Ta3ta Xao'J xa\ t^ oiSaTxaXtxfjV 
S7:!Tif,osu[jta , iojte ouo^ ol (iosX'.fot Toij Mtoucieojj 
e^staavTO' aXXa xat Mapia xaTsXdXet, xa\ 'Aaptjjv 
D.otoopsi , xa'! ih cpopTtxbv ir^q ^pX^i^ '^V'' ?ucitxf,v 
7:apto^'jvsv s'jvotav , xa\ Tou; oixstOTaTOU.; Tto TioXu- 
[i^ixOto dvop"i E7:avi3TT)jsv. 'AXX' ouSlv T^spt to'jto" 6 



tiir : ao imperii onus iniporiiiiiiini naliiralem con- C (jt^v y^P 'jv Mtoujrii;, xa\ ouSkv lauToij -/eipojv sYivsTO- 



ciiavit benevolenliam , ct aniicissiuios quosquo 
viro laborioso ut iiisiugerent fecil. Verum niliil ad 
lioc ille, siquidem erat perpctuo Moyses, et iiiliil 
seipso dcterior evadebat. Ab illis vero peccatorum 
In dncem Deus poenas exegit, quas luerunt. Qiiid 
qiii post eum pnefiicrunt? Noiine religionein docciis 
Isuias serra dlsscctus csl? iSoniie Jcreniias contra 
cultum idolorum concionaiis clamore fatigatus cst, 
et lacus eum et catarrbactarum supplicia excepe- 
runt?i\um Zacliarias iiiter temiilum ct altarcbcllo 
pciitus est et trucidatiis ? Doniinus qiioijne nostcr 
ilisc iionne pro ovibus paslor occisus est?noiinc 
pio iis quos erudicbat, odio habitus cruci suffixus 
esl?Qiiid Paulo capnt abscidii ? Quid Petrtim ad 



Ou 5k TDJv e\q ihv fjYS[j:(5va 7t).Ti(J.[JtsXr,,!idTtov 7:api 
0:oj Td.; Sixa.; xai d7:r]TT)0r|3av, xa\ dTrsTiiav. T ! 0! 
[iSTd TouTOv ; 0'j'/ 'HcratagvrT)v E'ja£6s!av Stodcxxojv 
£7:p!30r); 0'Jx Tsps[j.ta; tt;v stStoXoXaTpstav dTToxr;- 
p'JTTtov xaT£6of,0T), xa\ Xdxxoi outov xa\ T![jtojpiat 
xaTa,4;iaxTtov StsSslavTo; Ou Za.-/apia^ [jtsTa5'J '^'^'J 
vao'j xa\ T0'j OuctaiTr|pi'ou 67:oXs[j.f)0T) xat £cfovs'JOr) ; 
'0 Kupto; '?)iJiiov [6] auTb; oij 7:Ep\ Ttov 7:po6dTa)v, 6 
■7:0![jtr;v, ^cjcfdY:';; 0'j 7:ep\ Ttov •^atosuo,u.ivtov (Jticir|- 
Os\; EdTauptoOT) ; Tt Ila^jXov tt;? xecpaXf;? d7:iTE,a£ ; 
Ti DsTpov inX T?(V aTaupV.' iJ'|aj(J£; Tt to'j; xaO' 
ExajTOV Ttliv [iaOr,TOJV TOt; 7:oix!Xat; Tt^JtojpIai? 7:ap- 
cSojxsv ; 0'j tS xojXusiv Tr;v d[jtapT!av, xa\ rratSEiJstv 
6txaio3'Jvr,v ; 'As\ y^P ^X^P"^ '^•^^ iXsYXOiJ^evojv 



crucem siistiilit ? Quid singiilos tliscipulos variis ^ (JiaOr)Ttov oi tt); dXr,Oeia; t(;!Xot ts y.a\ St5a7'/.a).0!. 
lornieiitis tradidit ? Noiine qiiod iuobiberent pec- 'II[asT; os O'joi7:oj u7:'sp t?,; dXrOsia; J,o,4a7:iaOriij.£v, 
catiiiii, ct docerent justitiam ? Seiupcr eiiini disci- o'Jo£r:aj Tr; aapx\ tSv xivSuvov £Ss£d(j.EOa. Ka\ t! [).i-{a 
pulis quos reprcbendiint , iiivisi sunt veritatis dv YOY"r"''''J^i^-'''> o^ '^^J'^ '''^^'-'^'^'^evTOj 8td'xovot ; '12; 
amatores cl magistii. Nns aulein iiondum verilalis 7:aT'r)p f\ (Jif)Tr)p 5ixo[j.a! gou -uq crxXT)p(5TT,Ta? xa\ 
noniine colaplinm iilliiui p;issi siiniiis, iiequc ad- 7:apo5u3(jto'J;. 

liiic corporis periculuni siibiimiis. Ac qiiid iiiagui niiiriniireuuis, (|iil cnicifixi niinistri siinius ? Vcliiti 
patcr aut mator tuas insolcnlias exacerbalioncsque amplector. 



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318 



TOY l'.N AnOlS ]^l'lir()]'IOY 

nEPl llAPeENlAI 

r/7/r70A// ni'orpi:iiTnni eii to;\ lar apetun bion. 
S. P. N.GREGOHII 

DE VIUGINITATE. 

EPISTOLA EXIIOllTATOniA M) FliUGI VITAM. 

(l'cIro Gulcsinio inlL-rprcto. ) 



'0 [Ji":v T/.o~hi TOJ ),dyO'J Iti-cVv, iTrtOujiiav ifj^ y.x-' 
apsTr-jV ?(<•*■,? loli k'ix\>y'/jMo^ai.y ljj.7;ot?,ciai' ttoXXojv 
Vz TiT) xotvoTlpio jSiio, xaOu? ii)V0,u:tcj3v o OsTo.; "A~d- 
CTO/.o;, Tiov TiiptT-aTjAojv eYX£ij.iivwv, otvaYxatio; d 
"/.dfo;, iiiSTizp Ttvi Ojpav xa"t Etiodov ttij a£|j.voT£pa; 
Staytiyr,?, ti/v ttj; irapOsvfa; urcoTiOiTat piov, tlij 
ovTi Tot.; £|jt~).axstiit Trj Toij ^iou XOtvdTTJTt (iadiov Tb 
xaO' r^Tj-/_ia:') T:po':--j0.07o:^t'.'t ttj O^toTspqt tioii , xal 
Toij aiTOTa^a^Evotj TiavTT) tio Tapa;((odxt ptw, ttoXXtj; 
eOxoXta; oCiar,^ Tat^ utpTiXoTipati; ar/oXtai; Tiap- 
£Op;tJ£tv ii-spt(TT:a3Ta);. Kal ^Tzstdt] xaO' 4auTf|V t.ih^ 
cipYOTipa TTp^j; Td TTsiOitv IstIv fj auptSouXT), xal oCiz 
av Tt; ^adiio; u-ayayotTd Ttva diXto Tto XdYio :rpd; Tt 
Tuiv (otfsXodvTdjv SYXsXeudfJtsvoc, si ^r] updTspov ar.o- 
(isii.v'JvEtiv exstvo , TTpd.; 6 Tdv axpoaTrjv T:apopiJ.a' 
TO'JTOu x^P"' 1^"^ "^'^'^ SYX(jo;jii(j)V tt).; 7:apO=via; dtp- 
^itjtsvo;, ouT(j); cijTrjv au[jt6ouXT]v xaTaXriyst. MaX- 
Xov Si Ttti); Tou ev sxaiJTto xaXou, xa't 6ta tt;; r.apa.- 
Gijsoj; T(jjv ivavTi(i)v tfavspoufjtivou, dvaYxaiuj; xa\ 
xr,? duTxspsia? tou xoivo-dpou ^iou [JtviijjtT) Tt? yeyo- 
vsv. EtTa EupisOddu); u-oypatf^i] ti; TTapstcjfixOTi to'j 
xiTJt (jtXoao^iav ^iou , xa\ t^ [jir] 6'JvacOat to'Jtou 
Tu/stv Tbv Iv xoj[jttxat; dvTa (fpovTiaiv, xaxsaxsua- 
sGt). Ttj; o^ a(0[JtaTtxi"|i; i-^ttOuiAta; (ipY0'Jar,; sv TOt; 
dt-oTa^a^jtsvot;, axoXotJOojj i7:£jT]Tf,0r] Ti t6 dtXrjOoJ; 
eT:tOuij:r,Tdv. Ou x^P''^ ^^'- ''^'l^ e7:tOu;j:T|Ttxr,v Q'JvaiJtiv 
7:apa T0'j Ar,[i.toupYO'J tt;; (f'Jas(o; f|ij.(jjv eXd6o;jisv. 
TouTOu 6e y.aO' daov oidv ts fiv exxaXutfOevTOr, e^avr; 
dxoXo'JO(jj; xai Ttva pteOodov 7:p6; t6 Tuxetv TO'JTou 
e-tvoTiaat to'j ayaOou. E^JpeOri Toivuv dtXTjOT]; TrapOe- 
via, f; TiavT?); to'j s^ ii[itapTt(ov [ioXua;j.O'j xaOapstJ- 
ouaa, 7:p6; iryj Tota'JTT]v e7:ivotav e-tTr^dsi(o; s/ouaa' 
(iiaTS TTOtvTa t6v 6ta [jtiaou Xdyov , xiitv 7:p?;; sTepa 
Ttva ^XsTTeiv 6oxri, 7:p6; t6 t?,? TtapOsvia? auVTsivstv 
iYX(I)[j.tov. T3t; dk ij.sptxa? urroOfixai; tou toio'Jtou 
[Jiou, oaai ToT; axp(6(o; ptsTtouat ttjv as[i.'jdTr,Ta Ta'j- 
Tr]v i7:sTT]de'J0r]aav, <fS'JY(ov Tr]V dijiSTpiav 4 Xdyo; 
7:apsopaiJie, xaOoXuw; ts 5v3t Tdiv ysvtxojTepojv r:ap- 



n 



A Oratlo Iiicc omiiis co spcct.il, iil, qiii ojus \ini 
asseiiuiinliir, iis profccto vit^c lioiieslac, ct qux vir- 
liili iiKriiine Cdnvciiijil, allatiira sit cnpiililalcin ; 
pcnmiUie cniin ciini siiit, iit diviiii Aposloli vcrb^ 
ntar, (lislractiones, qua; coiinnuiii lioininuni vila' 
iinpendcnt ; ncccssario lucc iiiiidem oratio, quasi 
quosiiam sanclioris disciiilina; aditiis, atque fores 
virginalis vitx rationcs constituit: lanr|iiain nciim; 
iis, qui iii liac vit* vulgaris societate occupati siint, 
lacile sit otioso animo se d;vinioris vitai iiislitiitis 
tratlerc, ct illis, ([ui ab omni turbulcut;c vit;e coii- 
suctiidiiic se rcinoveiunl, valde promptum sit ac 
racile, iii giavionbiis reriiiii diviiiarum studiis siiie 
iilla iiiterpcllalioiic ac lil.cre versaii. Et quoniam 
aliquo niudo consilium per se non multam ad pcr- 
suadcndum vim li:ibi't, iieque qiii ad ics aliqiias 
uliles et salut;ires adlioilatur, facilc queinpiain 
siniplici verborum ratioue flectil, nisi illud unum 
ante graviter, ct ample exornaverit, ad quod audi- 
torem ipsuni impellere sliidet : propterea or;iiio 
Iiaic, qua; consilio coiicludilur ct terminatnr, a vir- 
giiiilatis landibus e.\orsa est. Qua! auteni ciiiquc rei 
laus attribuilur, ea qnia rcrum inter se pugnantiuiu 
appositione, quasi contentionc quadain, illiisirior 
fit, non sinc causa a nobis inolcstiariim, ac diniciil- 
laluin, qiiibus liumana vita allicitiir, niculio fatta 
csl. Deinilo c.xplicatio (]U;cdam, et ill;i qnidcni bre- 
vis cst iiitroducta vil;c illius, qiia; pliilosopliia; con- 
sentanca est, illudque s;ine conclusum cst, i.on 

Q posse cani vil;B lalioucm quemquam assequi, qui 
iii biimanis negotiis omnino versatiir. Scd tuiii 
eoruin, qui rcium liiimaiiarum curam aiijccernnt, 
corporis cupiditas dcbilitata sit, ct qnasi languescat 
appetitio, illud ilem ordiuc qua;siluni cst, qua; a 
nubis rcs sit vcrc appetcuda. <Jnjus rei gratia ab 
eo qni naturae nostr;u cflcttor cst, ipsaui appctilin- 
nis vini naturamr|ue nos acccpinius. Qna (juidcni 
re, quoad fieri potuit, plaiie cxplitaia, ncijuc eliam 



519 



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320 



pnuposlerc visiim csl, ralioncm (itiamdain, alniie A ayys.lii.i.-(i}^ ■Tip&iaYaY.wv ttjv napatvEsw, ^jjito- 

viuiii imiagare, qua lioo sanc boiuiai asscqiicremiir. 

Vcra igihir, cl solida virginitas cuin nullis peccalo- 

riiin sorililnis obsolescai, ea atl hanc ipsam inila- 

galioncm invenla est valde accommodata. Quam- 

obrcm quxciimiue hac oraliono cxposila siinl, ctsi 

alii) spcctare vidciitur, omiiia tamcn ad lianc virgi- 

naleui laiidcm plane rcfcruntur. Singula enim btijus 

vila; pra-cepta atqiic instiluta, qiue ililigentcr sunt 

et accurale exculta ab iis, qui sancta; vitae bujiis 

pnrticipessunt, nimiam vcrbnriim copiam cUiigleiis, 

ba'c perciirril oratio : ac gencralim pcr commii- 

nia prccepla adboriaiione prodiicta, res singulas 

ita (|uodam modo comprcbendit, ut nei|ue res ullas 

nccessarias praetereat, neque extra moihim vagc- 



pizD.r^tf!. TpoTiov -tva Ti zaOixaT-ov i'j; ^.TjTe Tt irap- 
lotvj Twv dvaYxatojv , y.a\ ifjV d[ASTpiav tfuXi^'"- 
aOa:. "EOou? Sk Tiaitv (jv-o^, T:poOu[ji(5T£pov dvTtXa[i.- 
CdvcsOai 'JtavTb? ETiiTiqosOiJiaTo;, d Tiva; Iv lx;(v(i) 
■:rpo:u5ox![Af|aavTa; ioot , dvaYxato); xa't tojv iv dYa- 
[Ata otaAa[JL'|dvTO)V dYttov [Jivif;i.iriv i^ttidd^JicOa. Ko't 
ezstSi] [1.^ ToaouTOv Ti iv Totj Stt^YifllJtotatv CntoosE- 
Y[JiaTa SuvavTai Ttph^ xa-^SpOtoTtv dp£T?,f , om-j i\ 
ftJJTa tftovi] , xa"t Ta £V£pYOu[J:sva TiJJv aYaOtov u-o- 
o;!YiJiaTa • dvaYxattjjg Tip6? Tto x£'/,ii tou Vjyou , 
ToiJ Ojo^sfiEjTdTOU 67Ttcxo-ou xa't riaTpo? fjHiTjv 
^■:r£[jvf]aOifi[j.£V , to; [.ifjvou ouvaTto; e/ovto; TJt Tot- 
ouTa iratS^ustv. 'H os ptvf; [ji-t) oux ir:' ovo[j:aTOC 
-(iyo^^E^j, dX),d otd tivuv Y^^wptsjjid-tuv t?j £X£tvov 



lur. Ciim aiitcm in mnre atqiie bominum consnc- ^ Elvat Tiv oti)vOU[j.£vov 6 "aoyo,- fjvt^aTo- t'va [xt] TOt? 



tudiiie illiid positum sit, ul omncs iis potissimum 
sese studiis deni, quorum laude viros illuslrcs c.\- 
Stitissc viderint, necessario qtii coclibatus gloria 
norucruiii, eos pic commemoraviuuis. Et(]iioiiiam 
ncqiie rcbiis narrandis exempla ad virluiis per- 
fcclioncm tantum quidciu momcnti liabcnl, qiiau- 
lumcerte liabet tiiiu vox viva, lum niaximc e.xempla, 
qiia; res salularcs gignuul : idcirco jiiic cl mcrito, 
bac prope c.Mrema oratione, rcligiosissimi episcopi. 



[ji£Td ToijTa xa0o[jit)voijit Tto XrJYto dvivr|TO? f) au[A- 
Cqu),!) elvat 56B,r\ , tio ■jiap^XOtivTt xbv p!ov ■TTpoatfoi- 
Tav TOuj viou; £YX£),iuouTa ■ d),X3i ■noo; touto ^Xi- 
TiOVTi? y.6^ja^/, oiov £ivat TooTfjXJt xhv TotcJTOU ,8:'ou 
xaOriYir.TTjv, ExX£YO)VTat JauTot^ si? 65T)Ytav tou? d;\ 
Trapi Ti\j loj ©sou j^dpiTos £i; Ttpoa-aatav ttj; xot' 
dp£TT]v 7:oXtT£ia; dva5£txvu[j:cV0i?' t^ ■^dip eupfiaouat 
Tov ^r,TO'j[jt£vov, t) oTov yjjTi Elvai oijx dYVofjaouatv. 
ct Patiis noslri nieniiiiiiiuis, qiiasi iiiius omiiiiiui 



maxiiue possit ba;c ipsa qiia; quairimus docere. Menlio autem cjiis non nominalim facta est, se I 
ex quibusdam signis nratio ipsa oslcndil cuin esse, quein nos signilicamus : ut ne qni poslea in boc 
sermone versaniur, id consiliuai iis videatiir iniililc, si, qui in banc vivendi viam ingrcdiuntur, 
sead jiivcnes confcrre jiiberentur, At vero boe solnm bi intucntlo, nempe qiialein esse deccal biijus 
vit;e modcralorem, dcligant cos sil)i duces, qui miincrc ac beniguilale Dci insliiuti sunt, ut lionesue 
viiae iiujus rationibus pra;sint : ita ciiim aut iiiveniciit id qiioil quKriint ; aiu, (]uale bou essc debeat 
non ignorabunt. 

CAP. r. r KE'I>AA. A'. 



Ontni taudc pra'slanlior rir(jinilas. 
Angiisla illa virginitatis qiia-dam quasi facics, 
quae cum iii preiio est apud omnes qiii de bono 
sinccru jiidiceni, tum iis solis coiitiugit, quibus ad 
pnuclarum boc sludiiim Dci gratia bcnigne opitu- 
letur, vcl ex noinine quo compellatur, insignem 



"Ori xfEitTW Sfxuiildjr ?) ctapOsrla. 
Ti a£[Jiv!<v TT].; ■jrapO^vta; £t5o;, 5 iiaat [iiv Tt[j:t6v 
^3X1 Toti xh y.a.).hv ev xaOap(j-r,Tt xpivouat • ^iapaYi- 
VETat Oc [jidvoi; oT? dv fj tou 0eou x^tpt? £U[j.£vto? Trpi; 
Tf,v dYaOfjV Ta^JTTjv ETztOu^jtiav auvaYOJvisTjTaf a^JTiiO: 
p.^v iyr^s.1 Tbv iTp^iiovTa iTiatvov, ci.T:b ■zr\c itpoariYoptaj 



laudem babet : nam incorruplum, quoe vox iu vir- r-zri:; auvovo[jLaCo[ji£VTi? auTf;. TJ ydp otfOoppv xaTd 



giniiate de inultorum consuctudine dicilur, cjiis 
intcgritatem signilical. Ilaqiie ex co nomine quod 
lanluimlcm valcal, iutclligere est biijiis doni pra;- 
staiiliam : siquidem, cuin miilia sint qua; cum vir- 
luie gcraniur, snliiui boc incornipti appellaiione 
ornalum cst. Sin autem beneficium boc Dei Opiiini 
llaximi etiain pra;dicanduin cst, sufTicict ad cjiis 



TT]V auvfjOEiav TiJJv TtoXXiv kT:\ tt)? TtapOEvio; X£-,'<- 
[jiEvov, aTi[j.avTtx'iv saTt ttj; ev auxT] xaOapoTTiTo;. 
"fljT£ oii TO'j ta'j5uva[JL0'JVTo; ov!J[j.aTo; £iTtv EztYvd)- 
vat Ti)V u7r£p6oXi)V Toii TOtouTou xapia[jtaToj, EtTOp 
■noXXaiV 8VTtOV TtJJV XOT' dp£TT)V JltlTEX0U[Jl£vtOV, [Aivov 

ToiJTO TT) £T:tovu[j.!a Toij dtpOdpTou TcTt[jtT)Tat. Ei ok 
XpT) xa't 5i' eYxto[xt'tov toutt^v Toij MEYdXou ©eou oo)- 



comuieudalioncm tlivinus Apostobis, t]iii paucis B pEiv dTtoa£[j:vuv£tv, dpxst r.ph; £'jt()T)[j:iav a'JTT)^ 6 



verbis omncm laudiim amplilicalionem obscurel, 
snnctam alque inculpatam eain appcllans, quse boc 
inunere ornata sii. Qiiod si cnim augiista; bujus 
virginitalis ea est pcrfiinctio, ut iiicnlpalus ac saii- 
cius clliciare : ea; aulem voccs propiie ac primo 
ail incorrupti Del gloriam usurpanlur: ecqua;nam 
niajor esse potcst laus virginilalis, quam cstcndi 
cam iis rebus castorum suoriim arcanorum parli- 
cipes qiiasi deos cfriceie, ut socii qiiidam siiit glo- 
ria; solius vcrc sancii atque inculpati Dei, necessi- 
tudine cum eo puritatc aliiuc integrilp.lc coiitra- 



Oeio; 'ArioToXoj, 5i' iXiYtov (iT)[jidTiov Ttaaav eyxoj- 
[j.itov uTtepSoXijv ditoxp^jiia; , B^ dYiav xal &[jtto[jtov 
TT)v •/£Xoa[jtT)p.fvr,v 5ti TT)? xdptTOw Ta'JTT)c ijjv'i[).aa£v. 
Et Ydp "^^ xaTdpOojiJta tt]? aE^jtvf,? toutt)? itapOEvla; 
eaTt, zh 5[jto)[j:'Jv Ttva YeveaOai xal oYtov • ToiJTa ok 
■zx 4vi[j:oTa xupio); xa\ TtptoTio; eis 2(j|av 7:apaXa[t- 
6av£-ot ToiJ d'f OdpTOU 0£o3' Tf? (jL^iCtov 2:tatvo; :tap- 
Oevia;, t) t^j dTtooEtxOfivat otd toijtiov 0£OTtoio'jaav 
TprJ^Ttov Ttvi Toij; Ttov xaOoptov a'JTfi; |j.uaTr,piojv 
[ji^Teaxr.xiSTa;, ei? zh YevEaOai aiJToijf xotvtovou; Tf]; 
oClrii Tou [JiiSvou tjj; cu.rfiCii OYfou xa\ diJ:(''j[j.ou 0£ou , 



52 i 



DK YIUGIMTATE, 



522 



S:!>. xaOapiTiriToj oOtw m\ i.(f(iapci.a.i o!xjtou;jiEvou,;. A liciul.i. Qiucimque vcro loiigius oralionis iligics- 



''Oaot Si [ji.axpo'j? ixatvou.; ev Si£|o5;xoc; xa-aTct- 
voujt X(5yoi;, tl); oti 'loOTtov itposO:^ jovt^; ti tw Oau- 
(jtaTt T^; TapOsvta;, W.rfl3.7iw tTJzob^, xa-a ys tt;v 
£p.r]v xpta;v, £vavTto'J;jisvot Tio iotto axo-w- fit' ojv 
E^atpoujtv ei? (jtiYsOo; , ii-o—ov mtoiivTo; 6ti Tttiv 
£Y'«>'lJi."'JV '^'' £~atvov. "Osa y-^-P £'' til 9'J<i£t to [iz- 
yoXetov ^/:t , oi^xoOcv t?> OaujJia tT:i.-xt-ai , o'j5hv tt;; 
ex tojv ).oy(ijv ffuvTjYopta? Si-Sijtjva" X70a~:p 4 oCpa- 
vb;, t; 6 T,).to;, t) o/.).o Tt Tiov TO'j x^^J^aou 0au[j.dT(ov 
toti; 6k Ta-£ivo-ipot; Ttov ET:t-T]5£u[JiOT<ov dvT^ utto- 
CdOpa; 4 \i-^o^ yiWjy.tio^, [ji^y-Oou? Ttvi '.favTajfav 
o:i tt;? tiov i-aivwv Tcsptvota; TcpoiTtOr^jtv. "OOsv 
7:o),).axtj Tb ex Ttliv iY''-''^!^'''""'' xaTaixsuaJ^iijiivov 
Ooujia , (1)? ffiT09ti(jiivov xaOu-07:-eucTat \j~b t<ov 



sidiiilms liiijiis rei laiius cxplicant laudos, quasi cx 
liiic ali(|iii(l admirabili liiiic virginali sludio siiit 
adililuii, lii profecto niilii s('i|)sns ignoraio vid(;ii- 
liir, ciini su;e scntenlia; niagiKiperc ipsi rc|iugii('iil: 
qtiibus ciiim cncoiiiiis se rei inagiiitudinein ainpli- 
(icarearbiirantur, iisdein siispcctani faciunt laudcm. 
[Nain qiiLB natiira cxeellunt, admiralidncm sccuin 
afferunt, ne(|iic oratioiiiiin palioi iiiio indigeiit : 
qiialia siiiit cadiim, sol, c:cleraque id gcncris, qux 
iu omiii ctrlo, ct terra aliquid admirabilc liabcnt : 
liumilioribus aiilem sliidiis oratio pro fuiidamoiilo 
proposila alii|uam iiiagiiiliidinis 0|iinionciii lamluni 
arlincio adjiiiit;it. Itaqiie (it plcniniqiie ut ailiiiiralio 
qiia; cncomiis coniparatur, veluti comniciuitia ab 



dvOptoTitov. "ETiotvo; Si (jiivo; ixavb; ttj; itapOevia? " bominibus siispecta liabeatur. Ergo lia;c laus virgi- 



ttsxX , Tb xpetTTOva twv e7:atv(ov ctvat Tr|V (ipeTf,v 
ii-09f,va30at , xat TtT) ^tto Oau[jiojat (jta),).ov t) T(o 
X(JY!p Tr/; xaOap(5Tr,Ta' 6 6k uTT^jOejtv £Yxto;jiitov tou- 
TTjv u-6 <pt).OTt[jtta; 7:otou[jt£voj, iov/.t ttiv <!-ay6'/(x 
TtJov oixeitiiv iSptoTojv a.^'.6'/.oyo-/ ei? 7:poaOf,xr,v von;- 
Cetv T(o oTzetpto 7:£).iY£: Y£vf,(;£30at, etY£ iivOptortv(o 
).(5y(o 5uvaT?iv elvat Tr,v T07auTr,v xi^j'-'/ a7:oj£[xvu/at 
■ne7:!jT£uxEV. "ri -[xp ttjv Joutou 6uva[itv avvooT, r) 
3 £7:atv£t oux ETrijTaTat. 



nilalis cgregia esl, iit scilicel staiiiat quis virlulcin 
ipsani onuii csse laiiik; pr;eslantiorciii, at([ii(; cx i|)SO 
potius viiw gciierc, qiiam ex aliqua oratione casti- 
lateiii suspiciat atiiuc admirctur ; nam qiii in lioc 
virginitalis laudaiula; argumeiito gloria; cupiditate 
adduclus versatiir, noii ab eo plane dissiiiiilis cst 
qiii aliqiiam siuloiis siii stillam, quaiii is iiiagni 
faciat, inimenso iiiari piilrl foic addilanienliim, si 
niodo boiiiiiuim serinoiie crediderit lanliiiii muiiiis 



posse illustrari atque ornari. Aut eiiim is suarum viriiim igiiarus esl, aul id quod lauJal iioii inlel- 

lisit. 



KE-l-AA. B'. 

"Oti ISicf rilf Osia^ ze xal dciojidzcv <pvCsuQ 
xazcpdioitd iaziy i) .iccpOsria. C 

SuvisEO)? yip ^;j:Tv yj/da ttoX).?,;, £t' ^; £5Tt Yvijj- 
vai TTjv u7:£p6oXT;v tt;^ yapizoi TauTT); , iJTt; auveTri- 
voEtToi [).£v Ttjj atjjOiapTt;) DaTpi ■ 3 55; xoi TTopaoo^ov, 
cv naTp\ 7:ap0£viav cuptjxEjOat , t(o T£ Yiiv E/ovTt , 
xat 6;/a 7:aOou; ^-'■''•'■^'^''■'"f TtTrok MfjVOYEVEt 0£(T) T(o 
Tf,j atfOapjio; X^P^^TV (JUYxaTaXa[Ji6avETat , 6[j.ou t(o 
xaOapio xa\ iTTaOet Tf;; Ysvvf^scoj; auTou <suvcY.Xa[i.- 
Casa. ndXtv Tb Isov 7:apd5o|ov, Yi6? Sti TtapOevio,; 
voou[Jt£";o^, 'EvO£tjop£tTai Se tb ja'JTfo; xa"t tt; tou OYiou 
nv£up;aTo; tpuJtxT; xaV dyOdptto xaOapoTr,Tt. T6 Yip 
xaOapiv xa\ S.'fOap-ov 6vo[jtd5a?, fiXXto 6v6,aaTt ttjv 
■::apO£vtav £3f,[jtava?. Ildji; Se tt; 'JftEpxotr^jtito tptJGEt 
<jUiji7:oXtT£tjETat, 5ti Tr,; d^raOcia; <;u[j.i:apoCi!Ta Tot? 



CAPUT II. 

Lkinic cl incorpuiecv naturcv jnopriiim, rl pnijcclicm 
tircjinitulis officiuin. 

IiitcUigftiilia non parva egennis , ut cognitioncni 
capeie pi)ssiiiius liujus excellentis grali:n, qiia; cum 
iiicorrujilo patre coinprelienditiir. Res adinirabilis 
esl, atque iiiiisilata, iit virginitas iii Palre iiivcnia- 
tiir, qui ct Filiiim lialiet, et Filiuiii absqiie alleclu 
genuit. Ciim unigenito auteiu Leo, qui omnis pudi- 
cilise, et incorriiploe virgiiiitatis auclor est, siiiuil 
cognoscitiir, tiiiii in cjiis pudica, atqiie incorriipta 
goner;itione pariter eluxerit. Rursusqiie minini ;cqiic 
est Filiuiii in virginitate coiii[)reliciidi. Eadeuiqiie 
ratione in S[iiriliis sancti naturaii atquc incorriipta 
purilate spectantur. Cuin cniin piirum nominas, 
alque incorruptiim, virginitatem alio nomine sigiii- 



u7:£p£xo'J(jat; ouvi;ic3tv, outc tiv6; 7;tov Ociojv ytopt- p ficas : quae in universa deniqnc cnclesti natiir.i si- 



Co;jt£VT; , xal 0'J5ev6; Tijjv EvavTttov 7tp03a7:T0[j.£VT;. 
lldvTo Yip oaa xaV tfujEt [xa't] TtpoatpEHEt 7tp6; dp£T7;v 
vEVEuxEV, Tto xaOoptTj ^rdvToj; ^vtopatsETOt tt;? dtfOap- 
tjia;- xa"t oio TidvTa e!i; ttjv JvavTiov d7:ox£xptTot 
TdStv, Tf, d7:o7:Ttb(jEt Tr,? xaOap(jTT)To; TOtauTd SJXt 
xa\ 6vo;id^£Ta:. Tt; 0'jv £.;apx£j£t 6'Jva[iLi; X^ywv ttj 
•coffauTT) /dptTt 7:apt<rojOi;vat ; "II TttTj; ou (fo6£t30at 
XP'!' ^'•'1 2ti tt;; T(ov ETtaivojv CTtouSf,; Xu[jf,VT;Tai Tt; 
t6 (jtEYaXEiov Tou d^tto[jtaTo;, iXdTTio tt;v 7:£p\ a'JTO'j 
o-j^av Tf,.; 7:po£;XT,[i;j.ivTi; toT; dxpoaTaT; £;j.T:otf;c;a; ; 
Ouxo'jv xaXto,; ^/_£t, to'j; [jlev EYXojatajTtxoi;; X^-Iyou; 
£iT't TouTr,? £av, ih^ d[xf,xavov toT^ uTtepfioXat; t?,; 
UTcoOejEtj)^ (ruv£7:apat t6v ).4yov' lo; xa"t Sjti ouvo- 
tiv d£\ [AE^jLvf^j^Oat Tou Oeiou x^pi^iJia"^? , xa\ ettV 



niul versalur, qiiia cum ab affcclibus vacua sit, 
sublimibus illis potcstatibus inhseret. Neque vero, 
etsi a nullis rebus divinis sejiincta cst virginitas, 
contrariis tainen esl rebiis adjiincta. Cuncta cniin, 
qua: et natura ct consilio ad virtiitem [iropeiisa 
sunt, omnino iiicorrii|)la; virginilatis, piidicilia;qiie 
splendore decoranliir ; qiia; vero in contrariam 
virtiitis paitem proclivia lcrunliir, caslitatis lapsu 
ea talia et siint, ct noiiiiiiaiilur. ynainobreiii qu;c 
tanta erit diiciuli (aculias et cojiia, qii;e tam iiiagiii 
muneris digiiilaleiii laudibus ;ci[iiare possit? Qiiove 
pacto iioii jiertimescendiiiii, iit iie studio laiiduin 
qiiis dignilalis ainplitudineni l;cdat, si minorcni iis, 
qui audiuiit, qiiaiii ipsi anlca conceperant, Oiiiiiio- 



S. GUEGORll NVSSENI 



5-24 



nein iii liHklamlo afferal? Pncclarc ilaque ai;itnr, A YXwxTr,i; t/u^ zo ayaOf;v, OTrsp i'Siov (xkv zrfi dst)- 



si qiKB iii aliiiijus rei laiiJiluis vcrsniuur oraliones, 
in liac piKtereaiiUir : qiiosi iliHii^ilc sit oralionis 
vini el co|iiain coinparare, qii;c gravissiiiio litiic 
arguniciilo responiieal : qucmailniuiliiin coiilra ilhui 
facile esti divinum lioc munus perpetua mcnioria 
rolere, alquc icl bonuni in orc scniper lialicre, quoil 
incorpnreae iliviiueqiie iiatnrx propiiuni quiilcm ac 
j>ra;cipuuni cst ; Dci lanien benignilate iis ctiain, 



(jidTOu cpOsstu? kazi xa\ t£,ailps.'ov uiih (pi),avOpto7:fa? 
51 0io3, xa\ TOt? 8ia aapy.hq y.a.\ ot[jiaTOS Xaxoutrt Trjv 
ftor;v exaptTOri , tva xaTaG).r,0jt3av tt]v dvOpojTcivfjv 
(|;'j3tv \)~b TTJj £piT;aO'j'jc otaOcjEtDj, CinT.sp tiv4 X^'P* 
Tr,v TT,? xaOapoTTjTo; [jtsTouotav lipE^aaa, ircitAtv 4p- 
OtojTi , xaV ■Kph(; t4 dvoj p.ir.zvj x^tpafojvTiaTi. Ati 
TouTo i-ip oI[j.at xa'i ttjv tttiyt^v tti? dtfOopitac, ou- 
TivT^v Kupiov •f][jitov 'It]toOv XptdTov, [AT] oid Yd[jiou 



i|iii e carne et sanguine effecli liujus vila; usnra etJsXOci^v £i; t^jv xdorjjLov, tva ^voct^T^Tat oti tou Tpi- 

rruunlur, ilatum cl tributum est, ut virginilas quasi tou t?,? £vavOpto7:iQ(iEoj; t6 (jtiya touto (jiu(7Tr]ptov, 

iiiaiiiini miiiulitia; participationcm porrigcns, lio- OTt 0oou iiapouaiav xa\ Et'ciooov (jtivT) xaOapiTr,; txovf) 

ininuni naluiam viliosa anectionc abjeclaiii rursus iszi oci^aiOaf i^v d).),tij; oux laii Trpi? dxpi6£tav 

crigat, el ail cceleslium conteniplalionem perilucat. itasov xaTopOtoOr,vat, ti [jir] TiavToXio? ti; iauTibv tiIiv 

Oli cam enini causam niilii Doininus noslcr Jcsus cjapxtxtTjv TOOr][AdTajv d),),oTpttbci£t£v. "07:£p ydp ^v 
Christiis, a quo veluti fontc quodam omnis casli- " tt] d[xtdvTt;j Mapia yi-^o\iz ato^xaTtxtu.; , tou TtXripto- 

inonia inanat, noii iiupliaruni via qUcTsila, in lianc (jjoto; t^; 0£ott]to; iv ti"j XptcTto Std t^? IlapOEvou 

vilani ingrcssiis viilclur, ul cx eo moilo, qiio car- £x)d(<.'|avTo;" touto xo\ Irl •KdiT)? tj/u-/rj5 xoTa Xcjyov 

neni liuiiianain assiimpsit, admirabile lioc, et ina- TapOEVEuousr]? yivETat. OuxiTt cito[j:aTtxr]v TOtoupK?- 



giiuin plane niystcrium patcfieret : quoniam, qiia; 
Dci adventuin dcinonstrarel, sola castitas idonea 
cst : qiiam aliler perfecte omnino pr.cslarc ncnio 
potest, nisi qui ab omiii carnis airectu sc cliam 
alquc etiam totuni avcrtcrit. Qiiod cnim iii MaiiiB 
Virglnis inviolal.-c corporc cffectum est, pcrfccta 
Clirisli divinitate, qua; in ipsa Virgine cluxerat: 
lioc ipsum iii omiii aniiiio contingit, qui sit castilate 
ornatiis, ralioncmqiic duccm in virginali vita se- 
quatiir. Quoniam non amplius, iit corporis buinani 
(ormam babitiimquc indiiat, venturus cst Domiiius; 



vou Tou Kupiou Tf,v Trapountav cu yip YivcoJXO(i£v 
ETt , tjr,cjl, xoTi aipxa XptsTcSv d),).i -V£U(iaTtxtjjj 
EtToixiro(j;EVOu, xa't Tov IlaTipa JauTOu auvEtcjdYOv- 
To; , xaOtjo; cfr,c!t tcou th EuaYYJ'''ov. 'EtteV ouv to- 
aauTT] £OT't TTJ? 7:apO£vtas ■?] ouva[jtt?, ("o; xal cv Tot; 
ojpavotj 7:apd tw IlaTpl tcov ■:TV£u[JtdTojv p.£V£tv, 
xa'i (lETi Ttjjv 6jT£pxoa(i.t'cjjv x"?^^^'-'' ouvdptEOJv, xol 
TTJ; dvOp(o::ivr,g acoTT]piai £'f dTTTEaOaf Tbv ptcV Qe^v 
St' JauT?,^ T^ph^ TT]V Tou dvOptjjTTtvou §!ou xotvcoviav 
xoTaYouaa, tov oi dvOpco:TjV ev lauTT] T.ph; tt]V tcov 
oupavitov £7:tOu[jttav 7:T£pouaa, xal o[ov£'t auvO£a[xc5j 



non cnini ctiam novimus, inqiiit, seciiiiduiu caruein C xt; yi^oij.vjii ttij dvOp(oT:ivT]? r.phq Tiv 0£!iv otxEtto- 



Christuni ; scd iii spiritu veiiiei, et Palrcin secutn 
ducet, ul quodam loco lcstatur Evangcliuni. Quo- 
niam igilur tanla vis virginitatis est, ul el in coelis 
apud spiriluum l'alrein nianeat, et ciim coeleslibus 
illis iiicntiLus iina exsiihcl, cl salutem liumanam 
altingal ; cunii|iie Deuin ipsum sua vi ad liiinian;e 
vit.^c coinmunionem ducat, liominemque rursus ad 



attiig , 13. ToaouTOV d),),ii),otg dcfEaTtiJTa tt] ^uaEt, Tfl 
7:ap' iauTr,? (jtEaiTElo eiq au[jt(atjoviav dvdYOuaa, Tt; 
dv EupiOEir] Suva(jttj Xiiriov ouvavtouao tco 6aiJ(X0Tt ; 
'A),),' kr.Zior] dT07:ov 7:avT£),to? dcfcovot; t] dvataOr,Tot{ 
oijioiov 9alv£o0at, xa\ tcTjv 6uo t?j eTEpov, f^ (ct] et:- 
EYvcijXEvai 6ox£tv Ta ttj? 7:apD£vla; xaXi, t^ d7:Xr,xTOV 
xa'i dxivr]Tov 7:p6; Trjv TtJJv xoXdiv aiaOrjotv £::t5et- 



coelestiiim rerum cupiditalcm excitct ; atque adco xSTlvof fipaxia Tivd 7:£p\ ouTr,? el7:£tv,Sid Ti Sstv ir\ 
honiiiiiwn cuiii Deo familiaritalis viiiciilum quoddara 7:aat 7:£iO£aOat tt) e|ouaia tou iTttTd^avTo; ?,iJitv, 
liac ciim sit ; et ea, qiia; vicissim natura valile di- 7:,oo£0u[i.r]0r,(i£V. Mr,o£'tg 6i tou; xo(i7:coO£aT£pous 
Staiit, ipsa concilians in consensum concordiam- 7:ap' tkcc^ov i7:tjT]T£iTCjj tcov XcSycov ^oti [Jt^v y^P tJuSS 
que rcdigat : qua; dicendi vis inveniri posset, quae » pou).o(iivot; -fKJLtv tooj? Suvot&v zh TotouTov, d(JtE),£- 
inirabilis hiijus rci magnitiidinem asscquatur? Sed ttjtoi? ouot t^? TotouTT]; Xe^eco?. Et 5k xal itopiiv 
quia absurdum planc cst mutarum rcruni, ct carum, _ tou xo[jt7:df£iv f] 6uva[jtt? , oux dv tou xotvT] XuotTS- 
fiuae scnsii carciit, siinilcm se esse videri, e diio- Xouvtoi; -b £v iXtYot; £uooxt[j.r,oai irpOiTtiJirjaap.EV. 
busqiie alteruin cst, ut aut quis virginales laudcs ZTjTstv yip e§ d7:dvT0jv oT(jtai Sstv Ttiv ys vouv Sxo'''^«) 
non agnovisse videatiir, aiit ad liarum cogniiioncm oux c§ cLv u7:ip tou? Xoi7:ou? Oau(iooOf,a£Tai , dX"^' 
iioii commotum sc iicque affectum ostenderit : nos s? cliv ov xa'i ^outIv xa't tou; ).ot7:oug c;j'.p£Xfia£tEv. 
Iioc ipso de gcnerc toto pauca qiifcdam commemorare proposiiiinus, qiioniani illiiis, qui nnbis pr;c- 
ccpii, inipcrio omuibus in rebus parcndum cral. Neqtie vero magiilficam verbornm osicnlalioiiem 
quisa nobis requiral : quandoquidcin cliam si nos cxpetcremus lioc fortasse nohis, id orationis genus 
ncgligcntibus, pra;starc non liceret. Siii autcm facultas nobis luijus ostcntationis, qii;c gcncrailm 
ininus cx|ic(lit, inessct, in concionum gcncrc eain ap;)robari, boc nos antiqiiius luibiiimiis. N.un qiii 
raiione pr;cditiis est, ei potissimum qna;rendum csse arbitror, non quibus rcbiis maxiinam prxtcr 
caeleros admiratioiiem sui cxcitavcrit, sed qiiibus cum sibi, tiim catcris adjiinienliim sit allaturus. 



5?o 



RE*AA. r. 



Wi-f'//(r) roJr tx tcv ydficv Sfc-y_Ffiin-, xal h-Set- 
.fif,- Tcu rtV '^eyfiiyozu tdr .lcicy fii) iiyanor 
tJyat. 

ETOe 1:0); oTiv C£ ?iv x4(jio£ ti ye^-''^'*' ■nX^ov Jx 
if,; xoiauTTii; a™u5TJ;" tb; [leti ■rcXetovo; dv Tf,; 
7rpoOu[ji(a; xbv Tuepl toOtojv ixovov aves-rijdjJiriV, et'- 
■nep xaTi t6 yeYpajjiiJicvov , eTi' e).-ioi toO [j.eTacX''"'' 
T(ov Iv. Tou dp^Tpou xal d),or,ToO Yevvr,pidTtov, e-^fi/.o- 
TOvouv Tiv ),0Y0V. Nuv\ oi TpiiTtov Tivi [jiaTata xa't 
dvivr|To; f, y"'''^''? ^r''^^ "^^ '^'^i? TiapOevij; xa/.wv, 
(b; T(o po'i Ti YSVVT;(;.aTa, Tto |j.£Td xiqjJLCuv ertiTpe- 
rfo;iev(p) Tr,v d/.cova' i^ (i); T(p ottiiovTi t^ d-0(ii:ov 



1)F, VIRGIINITATE 526 

jy CAPIJT rii. 

Commcmoralin difficulliilum, iic mnlcstinriim , i)um 
e Mipliis exii!.l\inl : qnii in rc clcmoiislnilur ilcin 
is , qui oriiliuncm luinc coiiscripiil , calcbs luiii 
fuissc. 

lhiii;iiil ;iru|iio iiinili) licri piisscU, iil c.\ lioc Slii- 
dio iiiilii f;iiO(iiii! :iliiiiii(l tiiiiplius coiiliiij,'i'r(t, quo 
propiMisioie iiiiiiiii voiiiiiLiU', cgo in lioc suitlii 
gciicrc l;ilimciii pdsiiissoiii : iiiioni;iiii si ca spe 
(lliccrcr, ul, qiiciiiadiiioihiiii lillcris prodiliiiii csl , 
fnigiiiii qusc ex aralionc trituravc, percipiiiiitur , 
parlcnr cgo quofjuc aliquain fcrrein ; accuraic 
saiie in liac oraiiouc claborasscm. Nuiic vcro 
iiiilii virgiiialiiiiii laiiduiii cogiiilio qii(Kl;iiii iiiodo 
iiiaiiis csl ac iiiiiiiiiic lnu'liios;i, iiiialcs solciil csse 



Tiov xpT;[j.v(Jov uSwp, OTav dv^cptxTov rj. Maxdf.toi 51 

oT; ev c^ouafa twv peXTf^^vuv esT\v i) at'peat;, xat B lcrr;c IVngcs liovi , (lui orc frcnis impcdito ad 



jy. d7reTet);!aOTiiav Ko xotvto ::po),r,'yOevTe; ^i(p, xaOd- 
r.ip f,p.et; oI(iv Ttvt xdstiaTt 7:pii; t^ ttj; TtapOevia; 
xaOxrilJia 6tetpY(5[jieOa, 7:p'j; f,v oux ejTiv eTraveXOetv 
Sti t5iv d-a^ Ttp xoj[jitx(p pitp t6 l'xvo; iva::epe[- 
javTa. Aii touto GeaTat [Jtovov tiov dXXoTpitov la\j.k\i 
i-.o(),tov Tjixet;, xal [jidpTupe; Tr,; IxaTiptov [jaxapfi- 
Tr,To;* xav Tt 6e;tJiV T:ept T:apOevia; vof,'7to[j.ev, TaJ- 
T^jv ■T^dsx'',"'^^ 'to''» 6(j/OTOtot; t£ y.a.\ uTCTjpeTat;, o't 
Tf,v eT^tTpa^T^eCiov tiov ■TrXouaitov Tpu^f^v dXXot; fou- 
vouatv, ou5£vJ); auTol TtJJv 7iapeaxeuaa(j.evtov (j.eT- 
e/ovTe; • tli; [j.axdpiov ye dv f,v, et [lt] outu; et/e, 
[iTfil XT[ uaTepoSouXia tS xaX>)v eyvtopiaajjev. Nuvi 
6i Cti)>0)ToI [Jikv SvTto;, xa't Trdjr,; eu/f,; xa't E7;t0u- 
[.tia; e7:exetva TpdTTOVTe;, oT; :f] 6uva[j.t; Ttov d7:o- 
Xauaetov Ttov dyaOtov toutojv oux dTTOxlxXetaTat. 
'H(j.:r; oe xaOd7:ep ol t!) T^oXtTeta ' ToO 7:Xoutou tt^v 
iauTtov 7:apa0eto,oo0vTe; 7:eviav, rtXeiov dvttovTai TOt; 
7:apciuat xa\ oua^epaivouat • zbj auTiv Tp6-ov oatp 
7:Xeov t6v t^; 7:ap0evia; 7:/,oO:ov eT^ti-tvtoaxotjiev , 
ToaouTtp (jidXXov oixTeipo(jev t6v dXXov fiiov, oti t^; 
Ttov ^eXTtovtov 7tape5eTdaeto;, oTov xa\ '6;!0\) 7:T0)xe'jei 
xaTa(iavOdvovTe;. Ou Xiyoj (jtovov oaa uaTepov ToT; 
xaT' dpeTf,v peSttoxiiatv dTtoxetTat, dXXi xa\ oaa tti; 
7:apouar,; eoTt CtoTi;. Et ydp Tt; dxptScT); £;eTa^etv 
eOeXot ToO piou to'Jtou t6 7:pi; Tf,v TtapOeviav ot«- 
copov, ToaauTr,v e'jpf|aei tt]v 6tatfopiv, oai] a-/tSov 
■Kph; Ti o'Jpdvta TtJJv i7:tYet'tov caTiv e^eaTt 6c ■yvd)- 
vat TTjv ToO ),6-/ou dXfiOetav, autd 6:aaxet{/a(jtivou; Ti 



aicaiii coiivcrlitiir : id quoJ accidit itciii ci qiii 
aquain silil e |ir.criiptis saxis dcllucnlcni, iiciiue 
eani capcre polcst. Pi;cclare quidcin ciiiii iis agi- 
tur, qiiibiis intcgiiiiii ct liljcruiii cst nicliora dc- 
ligerc : qiiippe ciini coiniiiiiiii so vilae dcdcrinl, 
qiiasi v:illo alii[iio circnniscpli uon tciieiilur : 
qiicinadiiioiliiin iios, (ini vcliili quod;un tcrianini 
lii;ilii pi'oliibeiiiiir, quoniiiius ;id Ikiuc virgiii;dcm 
gloriaiii acicdaiiius, (]iiam allingcrc illis anijiiius 
11011 licct, (iiii iii luiiiiana; vita; curriciilo vcsii- 
giniii sciiiel iinprcsseriiit. Qiiaie nos alicnariiui 
laudiini spcctatorcs, l)cal;i;';oe ariornin vit;r. te- 
stcs, licct magiuiiii aliiinid, et pra!clarum de vir- 
giniuite cogileiiius : laiiicii idcm nobis conliiigit, 
quod coiiditorilitis adiiiinisti'isi|ne convivii iisu 
vciiire solcl, qui coniiuisilissiniis cihis aj alio- 
ruiii voliipt;itciii diviliiiii iiii iisas coiidiuiit ; ipsi 
vcro Raniiii rcniin, (|ii;c apparal^c siiul , nullam 
oninino pailcin bahciit : (;iiani beati csseniiis , 
i.'isi res iia sc babcict , uciiue iios pra'postei'o 
consilio seronue iiialiim cogiiosccrcnius. Ccrtc 
liiijiisce laudis lii aiiiiulationiMii rcvcra ludlitcntiir, 
ac (ilus saiic, (iiiani ciipiiiiit ct opiaiil , illi qiii- 
dciii agiint , (inibiis ad bnna li;cc pcrfincnda 
iion csl obslriictus aditus. Mos vcro jaiii iii ea 
porro conditione siiiiius iii qua ii, qui divitia- 
rum, ati|iie opiim anipliiiidiiic suani ciim ipsi 
coiitcniplcntur paiipcrtateiii, niajorcs ex reriim 



7:paY;j.aTa. IloOev oeTi; dp;a(/.evo; e7:a;ia; dv tIv p suarum slatii 



struniit solliciiudiiics , vclie- 



papuv TOUTOV exTpa",'tpor,aet£v ; "H r.H): dv ti; Ti 
xotvi Tou ^iou utt' f/i/tv dYaYOt xa-/i, d 7:dvT£; (jiev 
ol dv6pto7:ot 6ti Ti;; 7:eipa; ^''''o^axouatv , oux ot6a 
6o 67:(o; cv auTot; toi; etooatv auTi XavOdveiv f] 9U- 
at; e(j.r,-/avf,aaTO, ixouaioj; toiv dvOpto7:ojv ev oT; 
etstv d"cvoo'JVTO)V ; BouXet d7:6 Ttlv ■fi6iaT0)v dp^to- 
(J.£0a ; Ouxouv t!) xe',i;dXatov Ttov ev Tto Yd[J.(p a7:ou- 
5'a^0[jiivo)v t6 xexapta[jevT]; £7:tTu-/etv eaTt aupiSito- 
aeto;. Kat 5t] TauO' ouTto; t/ixtji, xa\ 6ti 7:dvTtov 
[ja-/aptaT?); u7;oY£Ypa-,fOo) 4 Ydpto;* Y£vo; eu66xt(jtov, 
7:XoOto; ipxojv, f,Xtxta au(j6aivouaa, ttj; iopa; auT6 
t6 dvOo;, (ft),Tpov •7:oXu, xa\ oT6v eaTtv ev ixaTeptp 
U7:ip Tou dXXou uTtovoetaOaf yX'-''''--'-^ £X£tvT] cptXo- 
vetxia t6 iauT6v ^r/JXeaOat vtxav ev Tr, dYdTTT] exd- 



iiicntiusqiie torquenlur : ita iios qiio inagis virgi- 
i;itatis di\iii;is cognosciiiius , co graviiis , rebus 
rnelioribns iiidagalis, aliiid vita; genus Iiigenius; 
cum aiiiniadvcitamiis qiiibiis qnanlisve boiiis ca- 
reat, ne(;ue iis soluin, qiiiie illos manciit, ((iii lio- 
iicstc caslcqiie vixcrunt , scd illis ctiaiii qu;e 
biijiis vita; propria siint. Si qiiis cniiii dilij;cntcr 
exquirerc vclit , qu;n sil liujus a virginali vila 
dissiinilitndo, tanlam profcclo invenict, quaiita 
fcrnie est lcrrenarum rcrnni a coeicstibns : lnijus- 
que oralionis veritalem cognitam , exploratamque 
ii liabere possuiit, qui res ipsas ratioiic animo- 
qiie lustravcrint. tnde igilur qiiis initiiiiu fa- 
ciciido, accrbain lianc vilaiii Iragice salis dcplo- 



r,o-j S. GltEGOlUl ISVSSEINl Zlh 

rarci ? Aul qtiomodo ha:c coiiimunia viloe iiicom- \ TEpov. UpoiiGiu tojtoi? S(5|a xa\ ouvaaTsia xa\ 
nioiia ob oculos ponercl, cuni ex usu salis li:«c Tispt^avsta, xa\ r.av o xt pouXst. 'AXX' opa xal xtjV 
ijisa omnes inlclligant? Ac nescio quoniodo n;\- tot; aT:t]ptO[jtT][jisvot? xpr^TToi; avaYxaio); aujjtuap- 
tura elTecil, ul Ikcc ipsa ignola sint iis , qui oujav xa't u7:o(j[ji'Jxoi)(;av Xu7:r,v . 
ea pcrspiiiuiit, cuni liouiines, in quiluis Iia; res insuul, ullro ignorcnt. Sed lubclne ut a rebus 
jiicuiidis-siinis cxordianiur ? Igilur reruui oninium quas iti niipliis homines expelutit , caput iilud 
esi, ul coiivicium , vitseque socictatcm jucundissiinain assequanlur. Atque ha;c quideni ila sc 
h:ibeaiit , iitipii;cque oinni c.v paile quam bcalissimae dcscribaiitur : generis nobilitas , divitia- 
rum satis, apia utiiusque ;ctas, piilcliiitudinis llos, charilas sttmina, ct quaiita maxima cogilaii po- 
tesl utiiusque erga alieruiii ; dulcis illa conlcnlio, cuni alter alierum in aiiiorc sltidct vincere. 
Accedanl ad haec gloria, opcs, poteniia , splcndor, cl onine dcniqtie, quod addi Itibct. Atiainen 
tu vcliiii vidcas aigritudinem quamdam , qiia; sciisim hoiniuein conftcit, tinaque neccssario iis le- 
biis incst, qwx in bonis numeral;e sunl. 

Pra;leico invidiain , qus concitari in eos so- Ou Xlyti) xiv toTj suSov.tpioiJatv ^nt9u6[j.£vov ^Oivov, 

lct , qui gloi'i;« assccuti sunt splendorem, neque xa\ xb, Ttpd/Eipov sTvat ■npi; l7rt6ouXT)v twv «vOpio- 
commenioio, quam facUe hominum insidiis illtid p ttojv xh Soxouv £UY)[jL£pstv iv TtS ptt|), xa\ o-t ■K&i 
cxposituin sii, cuni qiiis in vila rebus secundis 6 |jit) icjo;ioiptJJv ev tw xpsixTovt, tpuaix^^v Tt -Kph^ 



uu viilctur, quainve paralus sit omnis , cui bo- 
noruni sequatio non conlingit, naturale quoddam 
odiiiin habere in cum , qiti plus adeptus est : 
aU|ue propterea iis , qtii optima aninii constitu- 
tioiie csse videiUur , pro[iler suspicioneui quam- 
dam iiiolestiaruiii plus vila ha:c , quain volupla- 
lutn allerl. Missa haec facio , quasi conlra eos 
oninis laiigiiescat invidia. At non facilc iiive- 
nire queiiipiain licet, in quo lucc duo simul con- 
vciicriiil , ut seciiiulioribus , qiiam nitilti , rebus 
tilatur, ct iiividiam dcclinct Sed taincn facianitis 
«'sse ut ab liis oninibus, si videtur, vacua sil , 
et libcra honiinum vila ; videamusqiie aii fieii 



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